Home Composting and Worm Farm Products

Outside the Cooma Region - Food and Garden Organics collection and compost farm, Council can provide Worm Farms, Compost Bins, Accessories and Spare Parts for Sale.

Orders can be made through Council's Resource and Waste Department via phone, or in person at the Berridale and Jindabyne branch offices. Collections and delivery methods can be arranged at time of purchase.
(Delivery and postage charges apply)

Berridale: (02) 6451 1195
2 Myack Street, BERRIDALE 2628

Jindabyne: (02) 6451 1550
Shop 2 Razorback Plaza, Gippsland Street, JINDABYNE 2627
220L Gedye Compost bin

If your garden produces a variety of garden waste, this sturdy light-weight compost bin could be the best way to turn it into a rich fertiliser for your fruit plants, vegetables and garden beds.

The compost bin sits on any surface, easy to use and easy to move around your garden.

Simply load your bin with grass clippings, small pieces of garden waste and kitchen waste then clip the lid in place to keep flies out and darkness in.

Mix your compost every two days with an Aerator or Compost Mate to speed decomposition, and evenly distribute oxygen and water.

The Compost Bin is manufactured in Australia from 100% recycled plastic and you’ll find it’s the only compost bin to offer a 12 year warranty!
Features and Benefits

  • Australian made
  • Strong lightweight and easily portable
  • 12 year Guarantee
  • Fitted lid clips into place and restricts flies from entering
Specifications

  • 100% UV protected recycled plastic
  • Australian made
  • Capacity 220L
  • Height 77cm
  • Diameter 71cm
Tumbleweed 220L compost bin
For more information about your 220L compost bin watch this video
Aerator /Compost Mate

The Aerator is the clean, convenient and effective way to operate your compost bin – and its so much easier than using a pitch fork!

The Aerator is ergonomically designed to make mixing and aerating your compost light and easy – simply insert the aerator into the heap and twist it through in several places.

With just a few minutes of light work each 
week, you can product rich compost five times faster than organic waste left to 
decompose on it’s own.

You can also use your aerator to quickly bring rich, finished compost from the bottom of your bin to the top - then use it in your garden. 
Features and Benefits

  • Clean, convenient and effective way to operate your compost bin
  • Easy to use
Specifications

  • Gloss powder coated steel
  • Length - 90cm
Compost mate aerator in bin
Tumbleweed Compost Aerator
Worm Farm / Factory (Excluding worms)

If you’re a keen gardener and you want to produce a nutritious fertilizer to feed your garden, then this Worm Farm could be your perfect solution.

A robust 2 tray system with legs and a drip free tap, designed to sit in your garden or on your balcony. The Worm Farm is a fun and easy way to recycle your organic kitchen waste, with just one single worker tray and a collector tray to collect valuable worm tea, it couldn’t be easier to use.

The composting worms will eat their own body weight in a day creating rich organic fertaliser for your garden. 
Features and Benefits

  • Large capacity rectangular working tray
  • Large capacity, non-ventilated liquid collection tray with tap
  • Coir brick
  • Instruction booklets
Specifications

  • Black 100% recycled plastic
  • Two large capacity rectangular working trays
  • Non-drip design
  • Collector tray, with tap and sump.
  • 4 Legs
  • Coir brick
  • Instructions on packaging
  • Assembled size 57cm long x 39cm wide x 75cm high
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Check out this great video on how to set up your Worm Factory!
Worm Farm & Compost Conditioner 

Helps neutralise acidity and balance the pH levels in your worm farm or compost bin. This means your worms  can digest larger quantities of food waste faster.


  • Made from specially selected blend of natural minerals
  • Balances pH levels in your worm farm and Compost Bin
  • Neutralises acidity
  • Helps worms digest larger quantities of food waste
  • Helps reduce odours
  • Assists in the control of pest infestations
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Specifications

  • Shaker top plastic bottle 230mm height x 70mm diameter
  • 850g net
Worm Blankets

Designed to encourage efficient worm farming by creating the dark, moist, aerated environment that compost worms thrive in. Made from breathable 100% natural fibres in the ideal thickness to retain moisture. Our Worm Blankets also feature a stitched in handle for easy use.

Water the Worm Blanket every time you feed your worms to keep it moist then replace the worm farm lid.

The Worm Blanket is a great back up for when you’re on holidays -your worms will be able to eat it when food scraps are running low!
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Specifications

  • Made from bio-degradable jute fibre (All natural fibres)
  • Round 47cm Diameter
Tube'O'Worms

Tube'O'Worms includes approximately 1000 Live composting worms, eggs, and bedding material.

The Tube-O-Worms contains 1000 live composting worms rolled into a snug tube creating the perfect environment for their safe journey to their home. These happy worms are the perfect addition to start your new worm farm or make a great boost to get your current worm farm working in optimum condition. 

The rest of the tube can be put straight into your worm farm (made wet and crushed first)

The rest of the tube can be put straight into your worm farm (made wet and crushed first)
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Check out this video about the Tube'O'Worms!
Specifications

  • Contains 1000 Live Composting Worms
Worm Farm Accessories / Spare Parts
Worm Farm Spare parts (1)
Worm Farm Spare parts (2)

Compost (Coompost) is available for purchase at Cooma Landfill and
Jindabyne Landfill when available.

Costs:
Weighed quantities
$50.00 per tonne

Compost Grade A (screened)
$31.50 per cubic metre

* All trailers must be covered when transporting materials to and from sites.


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