For the latest information on the adverse weather conditions affecting the shire, road closures, flood recovery and clean-up activities, please click the below link:
Important storm information
Due to current wet weather conditions the Apollo Bay Airfield runway has soft edges. Exercise extreme caution at this airfield.
Find out when your household waste will be collected.
Council manages all kerbside rubbish, recycling and food scraps/garden waste within the Shire.
Find our about alternative waste disposal options in the Colac Otway Shire including an interactive Zero Waste map, Detox your Home program, household chemical collection, recycling programs.
Where to find your local transfer stations.
How to report dumped rubbish.
During December and January, Council offers extra recycle services during the summer holiday period.