Recycling Centre

Recycling Centre

Recycling Centre (Tip Shop) hours

Open Hours

The Shire’s recycling centre, also known as the Tip Shop is located on Dee Street, Port Denison.



Monday to Friday

8:30am - 12:30pm

Saturday and Sunday

9:00am - 12:00pm

Public Holidays

9:00am - 12:00pm


Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day and Good Friday

Tip Shop items

Recycling Items (Tip Shop)

 Items  that may be accepted include:

  • Newspapers
  • Furniture
  • Tools
  • Building materials
  • Toys
  • Bicycles, scooters
  • Crockery
  • Bric-a-brac
  • Any other reusable household items
Recycling Waste

Recycling waste items

Accepted at the Transfer Station includes:

  • Greenwaste
  • Aluminium cans
  • Scrap metal
  • Newspapers
  • Household items which may be of use to somebody
  • Second hand building materials
Containers for Change


The Shire of Irwin will be partnering with Western Australia Return Recycle Renew to open a Containers for Change Refund Point at the Dongara Recycling Centre.

Commencement Date *POSTPONED* due to COVID-19

From 2 June 2020 residents will be able to drop off their eligible beverage containers to receive a 10c refund.

Eligible containers

Will include:

  • most aluminum
  • glass
  • plastic
  • steel
  • liquid paperboard drink containers between 150ml and 3L.

Ineligible containers:

At the moment, the scheme is focused on containers people commonly drink from when they are out and about, rather than those they drink from at home. Because of this, the following containers are not currently accepted:

  • cordial
  • plain milk
  • wine
  • pure spirits 
  • Flavored milk in 1L or more
  • pure fruit or vegetable juice
  • cask wine
  • cask water

Further information on the scheme can be obtained by visiting - Western Australia Return Recycle Renew (WARRRL)

contact Information

Contact Info

For any recycling enquiries, please contact Technical Services  on  9927 0000