District Council of Tumby Bay
Tumby Bay

Refuse Sites

Caves Transfer Station nformation

Tumby Bay

The Tumby Bay Transfer Station is open on Monday, Wednesday & Friday 3:00pm to 4:00pm (Including Public Holidays except Good Friday and Christmas Day) and Sundays 9:00am to 10:00am.

 The Transfer Station may be opened outside these hours however a $55.00 opening fee applies.

 Refuses Prices

Landfill $70.00 per m3
Green Waste / Wood $16.00 per m3
Cardboard $20.00 per m3
Concrete $21.50 per m3
Concrete with Rio $32.50 per m3
Cleanfill/Scrap Steel $ No Charge

Scrap Steel is accepted free of charge, this includes car bodies. Tyres to be removed once on site.

Port Neill

The Port Neill Refuse site has been closed and converted to a Transfer Station. It is open every Sunday from 9.00am to 10.00am.

The fees at the Transfer Station are as follows :

Skip (hard waste, green waste not suitable for shipping, household waste)

Large Trailer $20
Small Trailer $10
240 Litre Bin $5
Medium Size Garbage Bag $2
Double Mattress $10
Single Mattress $5
Green Waste (tree/garden trimmings suitable for chipping)
Small Trailer $5
Trailer       $5
Smaller Quantity  Gold Coin Donation
White Goods
Large Items (fridges) $10
Small Items (microwaves) $5

No Charge

No TVs, computers, gas bottles or tyres.

Categories of waste must not be cross contaminated or the hard waste fee will apply.  Enquiries: 8688 9090


The Ungarra Refuse site has been closed and converted to a Transfer Station. It is open on the last Sunday of every month from 2pm - 3pm.

The Transfer Station fees are as follows

Hard Waste $56 per cubic metre  
Green Waste $10 per cubic metre
Metals Free
Tyres $7 (car) $25 (truck) + $10 if on rim
Batteries  Free
Electronic Goods (E Waste)  $1 per kg

Household Waste will not be accepted.

Categories of waste must not be cross contaminated or the hard waste fee will apply.  Enquiries 0427 321 726

Rubbish Bin collection day for Tumby Bay, Lipson, Ungarra and Port Neill is every Thursday from 6am.

District Council of Tumby Bay
PO Box 61, Tumby Bay, SA 5605
Tel: (08) 8688 2101

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