Composting reduces the amount of organic waste going into landfill. By composting your food scraps and green waste, you are converting it into a useful by product that’s ideal for a garden fertiliser. It's a win-win!
There are a range of steps to successful DIY Composting. Learn how with our easy 7 step guide in our DIY Composting Factsheet available below.
DIY Composting factsheet (PDF, 3.4 MB).
Composting Tips and Tricks
Did you know that worm tubes are ideal for the natural disposal of organic waste including fruit and veg scraps, egg shells, shredded paper and more.
Discover how easy it is to make your own worm tubes in our DIY Worm Tube Fact sheet below.
DIY Worm Tube factsheet (PDF, 3.5 MB).
Worm Farm Tips and Tricks
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What's On Townsville is the North's Ultimate Event Guide! See today, this week this month or browse music, film, theatre, festivals, tours, markets, sporting events and more.
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Council is offering households a 50% rebate (up to a maximum of $100) for purchases of reusable nappies, incontinence and sanitary products to encourage sustainable choices and support our community in reducing waste.
Growing a City for Tomorrow
Major projects are progressing across the city as we work to grow Townsville and serve our community. These projects are all part of Council's commitment to improving connectivity, sustainability and resilience.