Many charities accept good quality used clothing, secondhand furniture and other donated goods. Clothing, books, furniture, toys, homewares and other goods can go on to help the community.
You can also arrange a pick up of larger secondhand items from your home, like whitegoods.
There are a variety of fantastic op shops, collection services and secondhand stores in and around the Knox area.
Be sure to have a look around when you drop off an item for resale – you might find yourself a bargain.
Shop 4, 101 Station St, Ferntree Gully
Shop 20C and Shop 10, The Mall, Boronia
Various locations, including Knox
Contact for more information. Collection area includes Knox.
18 Alpine St, Ferntree Gully
U3/29 Macauley Place, Bayswater.
7 Rose St, Upper Ferntree Gully.
Various locations. Collections are also available for larger items.
Various locations, including Wantirna and Ferntree Gully.
Fridges and whitegoods
There are options to recycle large household appliances like:
- fridges and freezers
- washing machines
- clothes dryers
Find out about recycling whitegoods.
Charity donation bins
Council provides sites for charity and clothing donation bins.
Management and maintenance of the bins are the responsibility of the individual charity.
Find a charity bin near you.
Buy second-hand goods
You can buy second-hand goods at Knox Treasure Chest located at the Knox Transfer Station.
They also have second-hand:
- building materials
- plumbing supplies
- home goods and more.
Visit Knox Transfer station:
Open 9am – 4pm daily. Closed Christmas Day and Good Friday.
George Street (off High Street Road), Wantirna South.