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Beginner's Guide to Composting

Increasing the number of households composting their food and garden waste at home is an important focus of Council’s waste minimisation work.

Through regular promotion and activities such as ‘Kickstart Compost Month’ (where the subsidy is increased from $20 to $30 for that month only), residents are encouraged to have a go with composting, worm farms and bokashi.

However, often once people get their new compost bin home, they can find it challenging to get started. If that’s you, or if you just want to learn a bit more about composting, have a look at our fun ‘composting for beginners’ short video: