Residents and landowners from the Cassilis region can dispose of fire damage waste free of charge at Upper Hunter Shire Council’s Merriwa and Cassilis landfills.
The waste must not contain asbestos and would generally come from sheds, fencing and equipment that is fire damaged.
Council is seeking financial donations for the Upper Hunter Mayoral Bushfire Appeal to assist residents impacted by the Sir Ivan bushfire. Donations can be made at any of Council’s offices or by direct deposit: BSB: 032 619 Account: 128688 Reference: BUSHFIRE
Upper Hunter Shire Council is a local government authority and provides an extensive array of services including health and building; town planning; aged care; sporting and recreational facilities; roads; libraries; garbage collection; airport facilities; saleyards; public venues; water; children, youth and families and tourist information.