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Worm Farming

Worm castings are great for feeding house plants, adding to seedling mixes and potting soils or top-dressing around plants. Download the Worm Farming Fact Sheet for details on how to set up a Worm Farm.

Did you know that more than half of what you throw in the rubbish can be composted? Composting your kitchen scraps and green waste produces free, natural fertilizer for your pot plants or garden, and reduces the amount of rubbish that is sent to landfill.

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Worm Farming Factsheet (PDF 151KB)

Composting

Composting is natural and inexpensive. It also reduces household waste dramatically. Download the Composting Fact Sheet for details on how to set up a composting system.

Did you know that more than half of what you throw in the rubbish can be composted? Composting your kitchen scraps and green waste produces free, natural fertilizer for your pot plants or garden, and reduces the amount of rubbish that is sent to landfill.

Garbage Service

Council provides and charges for 52 garbage collections and 26 recycling collections per annum for each residence in Harden, using the mobile bin system.


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Garbage Collection Map (PDF 189 kb)

Trade Waste

Council provides a trade waste collection service for waste produced by Commercial properties within the Harden - Murrumburrah scavenging area. Enquiries concerning charges should be made to Councils Corporate Services Department.

drumMUSTER

Council is an active and registered participant of the drumMUSTER scheme. The drumMUSTER scheme for return of used agricultural, farm and veterinary chemical containers. These drums can be delivered to any of Council's landfills at any time of the year.

Contact Details
Harden Shire Council
Phone: 02 6386 0100
Fax: 02 6386 0105
council@harden.nsw.gov.au