The Bowerbird

GOOD NEWS! We are now OPEN for both drop-off and browsing ✅

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What items can I donate?

Items that can be accepted for the shop include:

  • Furniture
  • Household electrical items
  • Tools
  • Building materials
  • Crockery
  • Bric-a-brac
  • Any other reusable household items

Items that cannot be accepted include:

  • Mattresses
  • Bedding
  • Paints
  • Chemicals

The Recycling Centre is NOT a collection point for:

  • Aluminium cans
  • Car / truck batteries
  • Cardboard
  • Type 1 and 2 Plastics (drink containers only)

As with cardboard or plastic, these items need to be taken to the tip. Follow the directions provided by the weighbridge operators to be placed at the appropriate location within the facility for recycling.

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Opening hours

Our hours of operation are as follows:

  • Monday 9am to 3pm
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday 9am to 3pm
  • Thursday 9am to 3pm
  • Friday 9am to 3pm
  • Saturday 9am to 3pm
  • Sunday 9am to 3pm

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Frequently asked questions

Do you take mattresses and bedding?

No.

How does one volunteer to work at the Bowerbird?

Please contact the City of Greater Geraldton's HR Department for more information.

I have some donations for the Bowerbird but don’t have a way of getting it there. Can you help?

Unfortunately we do not have the resources to collect donations.

Do you take EFTPOS?

Yes.

Do you accept layby?

No.

Do you accept returns?

No. Items are purchased as seen. All electrical items have been tagged and tested.

Can I leave items at the front gate if the facility is closed?

No.

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