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2017 Councils

2017 GNCU Councils

The following Councils are supporting local participants as part of the 2017 Great Northern Clean Up:

 Council Area
Event Dates
 Supporting Participant identified Locations
Council Nominated Sites on offer
 Rubbish Collection Offerings
 Additional Materials available
Alice Springs Town Council
 October Yes Yes


Free Tip access - Regional Waste Management facility, Commonage Road


Burdekin Shire Council
 14 October
 Yes Yes


 Main locationis Alva Beach with rubbish being taken to Ayr Transfer station


 Cairns Regional Council
 1-30 September
with 'Big Weekend' 23-24 September
 Yes yes


Rubbish from community and school locations will be collected by council


Cassowary Coast Regional Council
 Main event 16-17 September, with support available all of September
 Yes Yes


Council will collect from registered locations +  free tipping fees at Council Transfer Stations


 Yes - please apply directly to Council for details
 Douglas Shire Council


Please call council for rubbish collection
Free top access




East Arnhem Regional Council

 27 October 2017
 No Yes Nominated rubbish drop off point is Town Creek -Yirrkala Yes
Livingston Shire Council 17 September
 No Yes




 Mackay Regional Council
 2-3 September No Yes


Nominated Rubbish Drop Off Point with free Tip access.
Council will provide skips at sites or provide free disposal at councils transfer stations in the region


 Mount Isa City Council
 20 August
 Yes Yes


Free tip access - Lot 73 Jessop Drive


 Tablelands Regional Council 21 - 22 October Yes No


Nominated Rubbish drop off points + Free Tip Access via skip bins at  Atherton Transfer Station