Council is offering free mulch to residents from tomorrow, Friday, December 9, until Monday, December 12. The free mulch is available to all Douglas Shire residents during this period at the Killaloe Transfer Station and the Newell Beach Transfer Station. The offer of free green waste for residents is for domestic cars, utes, and/or trailers and small light trucks (vehicle weight up to GVM 4 tonnes) only. Free mechanical loading is available at both sites. This material is not produced to Australian Standard and it may contain weed species and other non-organic remnants. Opening hours for the Killaloe station are 8am–6pm Monday to Saturday and 9am–6pm on Sundays. Newell Beach station hours are 8am-noon on Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays and 1pm– 4pm on Wednesdays.