Springton Transfer Station

The Barossa Council operates a transfer station at 1508 Springton Road, Springton opposite Barossa Boundary Road which opens on the second Saturday of each month between 9am and 3pm.

OPEN : Saturday 13th June 2020

Domestic hard waste and green waste is collected and effectively recycled or disposed to land fill via our waste management partners.

The Transfer Station does not operate on days declared Total Fire Ban.

Fees and Charges:

Cash or Cheque Only – EFTPOS facilities are not available and credit will not be given.





Household Waste (Only up to 5 Tonnes at a time)


Car Boots & Small Wagons



Utes & Small Trailers up to 6 x 4 to water level



Utes & Small Trailers up to 6 x 4 above water level no hurdles



Utes & Small Trailers up to 6x4 above water level with hurdles



Trailers, Utes & Tandem Trailers to water level (exceeding 6x4)



Trailers, Utes & Tandem Trailers above water level (exceeding 6x4) no hurdles



Trailers, Utes & Tandem Trailers above water level (exceeding 6x4) with hurdles



Rural Tickets



Green Waste



6X4 Trailer load (to water level)



6x4 Trailer load (exceeding water level)                



Truck up to 5 Tonne GMV



Tandem Truck load



* Council residents and ratepayers are encouraged to bring along their rates notice or identification to receive discounted fees and charges.

Mattresses - Separate Fee (introduced 1 July 2019) - this fee is payable per mattress and in addition to the fees charged in the table above.

  • Single size $40 (resident fee) 
  • Single size $70 (non-resident fee)
  • Double/Queen and King sizes $50 (resident fee)
  • Double/Queen and King sizes $80 (non-resident fee)

Non Accepted Materials:

The public is advised that the following will not be accepted at the Springton Transfer Station:

  • Permapine posts - To dispose of treated timber (permapine posts) please contact the IWS Group on 8348 5110 to ascertain costs and arrange a time to drop off at their Dublin site
  • Tyres
  • Loose paper
  • Plastic
  • Concrete
  • Car bodies

Fridges and Freezers must have gas cylinders and doors removed before dumping.


Mulch is available for purchase - Untreated $35 for a 6x4 Trailer Load.

Other options for disposal in the area include Kuchel Contractors, a green organics recycling facility.