Special garbage and recycling services for holiday rentals

6 October 2023

If your holiday rental property is leased out in Port Stephens, you can take advantage of additional garbage and recycling bin services during the summer holidays.

  • Your current garbage bin will be collected twice per week.
  • Your current recycling bin will be collected weekly rather than the regular fortnightly service.
  • The additional collection service is available for a set 6 week period only, from 18 December 2023 to 28 January 2024.


Garbage bin (240L red bin)$90 — 6 extra collections
Recycling Bin (240L yellow bin)$47 — 6 extra collections
All year service (240L red bin)$268 — one extra bin
All year service (240L yellow bin)$178 — one extra bin

Email your expression of interest to waste@portstephens.nsw.gov.au before 17 November 2023 to avoid disappointment, or call Council on 4988 0255 to learn more.