City of Palmerston

The City of Palmerston is committed to sustainable living.  We will therefore endeavour to provide you with a list of recycling opportunities within in the city to discard your unwanted goods and remove these products for becoming landfill:

Totally Work Wear, 36 Georgina Cresent - Yarrawonga - will take your unwanted work boots and transform them into rubber matting to reuse in their stores. Contact:  8931 0501

Palmerston Power Basketball Club, accepts donations of runners, sneakers & basketball boots, in kids and adults sizes and donates them to players / kids in need of shoes. Donations can be left in the box located at the YMCA Recreation  Centre in Palmerston. So far they have put 50 pairs of shoes on local kids.

City of Palmerston, Council Offices corner of Temple Terrace and University Avenue, are happy to take possession of your old unwanted mobile phones with a collection box situated in the foyer of reception, recycling phones to raise money  for Youth Cancer Prevention/Treatment through For more information on recycling old/unused mobile phone please visit

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Council Offices
Civic Plaza, First Floor
1 Chung Wah Terrace,
Palmerston, NT, 0831
Palmerston, NT 0831

P 08 8935 9922 (24 hour service)
F 08 8935 9900

Office Hours
Monday to Friday 8.15am - 5.00pm
Closed public holidays

Palmerston Library
Goyder Square, The Boulevard
Palmerston, NT, 0831

P 08 8935 9999
F 08 8935 9998

Opening Hours
Monday - Thursday 10am - 6pm
Friday 12pm - 8pm
Saturday 10am - 1pm
Sunday 1pm - 4pm
Closed public holidays

Palmerston Recreation Centre
11 The Boulevard
Palmerston, NT, 0831

P 08 8935 9922
F 08 8935 9900

Operating Hours
Monday - Friday 8am - 7pm