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Easter rubbish and recycling

Monday March 29 2021

Please note changes to our rubbish and recycling services over the Easter long weekend.

Kerbside collection over Easter

There's no kerbside collection on Good Friday. If your usual collection day is Friday, we'll pick up your rubbish and recycling on Saturday instead (3 April).

There is a kerbside collection on Easter Monday (5 April). We'll pick up your rubbish and recycling as usual on this day.

For both collection days, please ensure your items are out on the kerb by 7.30am.

Rubbish and recycling facility opening hours

All our facilities are closed on Good Friday, 1 April.

They will be open as normal on Saturday 2 April, and open public holiday hours on Sunday and Monday, 4 and 5 April.

You can find the opening hours on our rubbish and recycling facilities page, and in the table below.


Good Friday


Sunday & Monday


closed 7.30am to 4.30pm 12pm to 4pm

Ferguson Street

closed 8am to 4.30pm 10am to 3pm

Ashhurst Transfer Station is not affected by Easter.

Photo shows closeup of someone in yellow gumboots digging over a patch of soil with a well-used spade.

A long weekend is a great opportunity to get stuck into the garden. If you're visiting Awapuni to drop off your green waste, please check our opening hours before you travel and note, because of Easter trading restrictions, we can't sell compost or mulch on Good Friday or Easter Sunday.