A reminder to all Canberrans, if your bins are usually collected on a Friday, please note that this Good Friday there will be no bin collections. Instead they'll be picked up the following day, Saturday 20 April.
You can drop old mattresses and ensembles off at Soft Landing on John Cory Circuit from 7.30am to 3.30pm Monday to Friday to have them recycled for a fee.
The ACT mattress recycling facility, run by Soft Landing, recycles up to 90% of mattress components. An average mattress contains:
All parts can be separated for recycling to divert thousands of tonnes of waste from landfill each year.