Dispose of sharps and needles

Below is a list of wall-mounted sharps containers in the Redlands as well as the list of waste transfer stations that have sharps bins.

Note: Commercial and medical operators will not be able to use these facilities and must make their own arrangements. 

Containers taken to waste transfer stations must be sealed, rigid-walled and puncture resistant.

Wall-mounted sharps containers

Alexandra Hills

  • Peace Park. Toilet block (mens/womens)


  • John Fredericks Park, Toilet block (mens/womens)
  • Library, Capalaba Place, Toilets (mens/womens/disabled)


  • Woolworths Carpark, Toilet block (mens/womens)
  • Stradbroke Ferries Terminal, Toilet block (mens/womens)
  • Library Building, Toilet block next to café (disabled/mens/womens)
  • Library (internal), Toilets (disabled)
  • Council Administration Building, Ground Floor, Toilets near gallery (mens/womens)


  • Dunwich Boat Ramp, Toilet Block

Lamb Island

  • Toilet block Next to Pioneer Park Hall (mens/womens)
  • Jetty Toilet block (mens/womens)

Redland Bay

  • Weinam Creek Boat Ramp, Banana Street Toilet block near Ferry Terminal (mens/womens)

Wellington Point

  • Pye Lane, Toilet block (mens/womens)

Waste transfer station sharps bins

Sharps bins are installed at the following waste transfer stations:

Birkdale Waste Transfer Station
537-609 Old Cleveland Rd East, Birkdale

Redland Bay Waste Transfer Station
761-789 German Church Rd, Redland Bay

North Stradbroke Island Waste Transfer Station
East Coast Rd, Myora

Russell Island Waste Transfer Station
Davidson Rd, Russell Island

Macleay Island Waste Transfer Station
Eastern Rd, Macleay Island.