Resource Recovery and Waste Facilities and Transfer Stations

Resource Recovery and Waste Facilities and Transfer Stations

Landfill and transfer station services

Richmond Valley Council operates a landfill at Casino (Nammoona), as well as transfer stations at Evans Head, Bora Ridge  and Rappville. Charges are levied as per the current Council Revenue Policy. For full details of charges, click here. Council now operates tip shops at Nammoona and Evans Head facilities (refer below).

Council is an active member of North East Waste, a regional group of Councils working collaboratively towards cost-effective waste management solutions. For further information, visit the North East Waste webpage.

Separate services for e-waste, fluorescent tubes, batteries, steel, gas bottles and tyre recycling are available at all landfills and transfer stations.

Opening hours:

Nammona Resource Recovery and Waste Facility: Monday – Sunday: 8.30am – 4.30pm

Evans Head Transfer Station: Wednesday: 8.30am – 4.30pm, Friday: 8.30am – 4.30pm, Saturday: 8.30am – 4.30pm and Sunday: 8.30am – 4.30pm

Bora Ridge Transfer Station: Saturday ONLY: 9am – 2pm

Rappville Transfer Station:  Sunday ONLY: 9.30am – 12.30pm


Tip shops

We are committed to resource recovery, reuse and diverting as much as possible from landfill. Nammoona Tip Shop is growing and there are some wonderful treasures to be found every day from vintage items, bikes, books, furniture and more, so pop in today and grab a bargain.

Opening hours:

Namoona: Wednesday: 10.00am – 3.00pm, Thursday and Friday: 10am – 2pm, Saturday: 10am – 3pm

Evans Head: Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 8:30am – 4:30pm

Both sites closed: Australia Day, Anzac day, Good Friday, Easter Sunday, Easter Monday, Labour Day, Christmas day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.


Community Recycling Centre

Located at: Nammoona Resource Recovery and Waste Facility, Dargaville Drive, Casino NSW 2470
Telephone: 02 6662 6580

Opening hours:

Monday  to Sunday 8.30am – 4.30pm

Have you got any of the following items piling up in your garage? Old paint, motor oil, blown light bulbs, broken smoke alarms or out of date gas bottles, then it’s time for you to visit Casino’s community recycling Centre at Nammoona Waste and Resource Recovery Facility on Dargaville Drive.

Other items that can be dropped at the CRC include:

  • Electronic waste
    See E-waste  for more information
  • Cardboard and paper
  • Aluminium cans
  • Glass
  • Metal – ferrous
  • Mixed recycling
  • Plastic containers

Only household quantities of the above materials will be accepted.  As a guide a maximum container of 20 litres or 20 kilograms each of the wastes listed.

By separating your problem wastes and taking them to your local CRC, you are helping to improve recycling, reducing waste to landfill and looking after your local environment.


Further information

Waste management fees and charges

Published on 02/11/2018 File Size 2 MB

The A-Z Guide to Waste

Published on 18/02/2019 File Size 766 KB

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