Waste Collection & Disposal

Shark Bay Refuse Site

The Shark Bay Site is located on Shark Bay Road approximately 2km from the Denham Townsite. 

Current opening times (as of 30 March 2020):

Monday - Friday: 8:00am - 12:00pm + 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Saturday and Sunday: closed

Shark Bay Refuse Site Fees - Please click here to view No additional fees will occur on the above-mentioned days. 

Bin Collection 

Collection Days are Tuesdays and Fridays.

Please observe these requirements to assist with your waste collection

  • Bins must be placed on verge prior to 6.00am on your collection day
  • Leave a half metre gap between bins or obstacles
  • Do not place rubbish beside or on top of the bin,
  • Do not overload the bin (maximum 70kg)
  • No paint, chemicals, liquids, car batteries or motor oil
  • Remove the bin from the verge as soon as possible after collection
  • The bins are for domestic waste only
  • Do not put bricks, heavy timber or steel in the bin –these materials can damage the collection equipment and your bins
  • Your bin may not be picked up if these items are placed in the bin.

Recycling  

Residents can drop-off household amounts of recyclables including bottles, cans, paper and cardboard at the Shark Bay Bring Centre, located at 105 Dampier Road, Denham.  The Shark Bay Bring Centre is open all hours and is for the use of residents only (no commercial use). 

The Shark Bay Bring Centre is for the use of listed recyclables ONLY, please do not dump any junk or general waste. The site is monitored by CCTV at all times, please click here for the list of recycables. 

Cyclone Clean-Up

The Shire of Shark Bay performs roadside pick-up once a year before cyclone season. The 2019 cyclone clean-up was conducted on 11 November 2019. 

Clean-Up Australia Day

The Shire of Shark Bay participates in the annual Clean-Up Australia Day in March. Further details will be announced closer to date for 2021 event.