Syringes/sharps disposal bins
Community safety

The following locations are disposal points for syringes and sharps.

Community Sharps Bin

120 litre sharps disposal bins:

  • the grassed area of the Stuart Street Kempsey car park near the access ramp into the East West Plaza
  • the Council carpark on the corner of Paragon Avenue and Gregory Street, South West Rocks near the computerised toilet, and
  • the Council carpark opposite the Country Club in Crescent Head
  • Council’s Waste Management Centre - Crescent Head Road
  • Stuarts Point Library/Community Hall
  • Hat Head Surf Club
  • Forest Park, Elbow Street, West Kempsey (next to the Medical Centre)

One litre metal containers will be located in public toilets at:

  • South Kempsey Park, Kempsey
  • Riverside Park, Kempsey
  • Next to the Taxi Rank in Belgrave Street, Kempsey
  • Clyde Street Mall in Kempsey
  • At the day visitor area at Crescent Head reserve
  • Delicate and Racecourse reserves
  • At the "bottom block" at Horseshoe Bay, South West Rocks.

There is a 240 litre public sharps bin on the Polwood Street wall of the Community Health building.