Limited Trials in
CurbyTag Pick-up Locations
Not available – mail out only
Please note that only residents of Councils participating in the Curby Program can use Curby Program materials. If you are in a Council area not listed above, your recycling goes to a different facility, meaning any CurbyBags will be treated as contamination and your bin may be rejected.
Soft Plastic Program Updates
Soft Plastic Program Stats
What soft plastics can i place into into my CurbyBag?
Here are just some of the soft plastic types you can start recycling right away.
Any Soft Plastic With These Labels and any similar soft plastic as listed below
We don’t accept any rigid plasitcs or any of the following types of soft plastics:
Soft plastics, the kind that can be scrunched into a ball
ice cream and snack wrappers (outer wrapper only)
Confectionery, crackers and chips packets (silver lined)
Plastic liners, bubble and cling wraps, snap lock bags / zip lock bags
Veggies, fresh and frozen food wrappers
Document sleeves, plastic post satchels and carrier bags
Pasta bags, rice bags (both plastic and the woven type), bread bags (without the tie), cereal liners
Plastic pet food bags, clean potting mix and compost bags
Fresh produce bags, netting produce bags (any metal clips removed)
Since launching in November 2020 we have collected more than 150 tonnes of soft plastics with the help of 26,000 + Curby members.
With a permanent program in the Central Coast Council, Newcastle and Tamworth and multiple trial programs operating in SA, we’re continuously improving how we collect, sort and process materials as we seek to expand the program nationally.