Mount Hotham

Hard Waste Collection

Mt Hotham Alpine Resort Management Board will conduct two hard rubbish waste collections over the 2018/19 Summer period.

WHEN: Wednesday 7th November 2018 (after Melbourne Cup Weekend) and Tuesday 23rd April 2019 (after Easter).

HOW: Smaller loose items are to be placed in clear plastic bags. Check that the items you are disposing of do not incur a fee (see below). Please place waste along the road edge. Please be mindful not to:

  • Block access along the road
  • Place waste on native vegetation
  • Create hazards (sharp edges, high stockpiles) for pedestrians
  • Create litter issues in high winds

Items that CAN be placed for hard rubbish collection:

  • TVs, VCRs, stereos, e-waste including phones *
  • White goods such as washing machines, dryers, fridges, ovens (door/seal removed)
  • Small furniture items including couches
  • Hot water services
  • Mattresses *
  • Empty paint tins, paint dried out
  • Bikes, skis, snowboards, poles and boots
  • Textiles including manchester and clothing
  • Leatherwear
  • Hard toys, soft toys, old games, books etc
  • Cookwear including pots, pans and cutlery
  • Plastic bags
  • Plastic items such as buckets and washing baskets
  • Printer cartridges (please place in separate bag)

Items that CANNOT be place for hard rubbish collection

  • No building materials including timbers
  • No dirt, stone or bricks
  • No asbestos
  • No items weighing greater than 50kg
  • No gas bottles
  • No hazardous materials including chemicals, paint or batteries
  • No industrial or commercial waste
  • No regular garbage or recycling

* Mattresses and some other materials can be collected for a fee. If you wish to dispose of these wastes, please contact us prior to a collection day to arrange cost payment and disposal details.

To make enquiries or if you have any questions, please callĀ 03 5759 3550 during office hours (8.00am to 4.30pm - Monday to Friday) or email