Compost subsidies for East Gippsland Shire residents
Round 2 subsidies now open!
Please read all the instructions below before ordering.
About The subsidy
Round 2: from 19 January 2022 until funds are exhausted.
East Gippsland Shire residents can access an upfront discount of $40 off their choice of compost system.
Offer available to the first 100 eligible households to claim, on a first in, first served basis. If you claimed a discount in round 1, you are ineligible to claim a round 2 discount.
Limit of one discount per household or address. Address must be a residential address located within East Gippsland Shire. Please refer to the full terms and conditions before ordering.
Shipping costs and Free Pickup
Introducing local pickup on Worm Cafes and 240L compost bins! Save $30 freight by selecting the option to pickup from the Shire's customer service centre. All other items are shipped.
With the exception of EnsoPet and single Worm Buffets which ship with Australia Post, all other freight is by courier (Eight Mates Freight). Please use a physical address and not a PO Box address.
All prices include shipping with the exception of pickup options. We will coordinate with Council for a bulk delivery and email you instructions for pickup once your item is available. Please don't arrive to pickup before receiving your notification.
ARE YOU ELIGIBLE?
You must be an East Gippsland Shire resident to receive the East Gippsland compost subsidy. This means your physical address must be a physical address within the East Gippsland Shire.
If you are using a PO Box:
(available on EnsoPet and single Worm Buffet only), you must include your delivery address in the order notes for the purposes of checking your eligibility for the subsidy.
If you are selecting Click and Collect from East Gippsland:
Please include your residential address in order notes as the system often leaves this off click and collect orders.
If your order is not approved, you will be notified of the reason why and next steps.
Please ensure you read the terms and conditions on this page.
ORDER YOUR COMPOST SYSTEM/S
You must enter your discount code EGSC at checkout for the $40 discount to be applied.
Once you have read the instructions below, scroll down to browse compost systems.
LEARN AND SHARE
Whilst we love helping you in person, there are three of us and thousands of you, so we love it when you use all the fantastic resources we have developed for you before calling or emailing us.
Take advantage or all our useful resources, particularly under the "Learn" and "Toolbox" menus. The resources will guide you through your composting journey and answer all your frequently asked questions.
Participate in our webinars and Live Q&As to build your skills and knowledge.
Share your questions, advice, challenges or wins with the online community on Facebook.
Sharing is caring! Share Compost Community with your network. We are a family owned and run micro business and social enterprise, meaning all our profits are invested back into the local community and environmental programs. A simple share can really help us grow and keep doing 'more good', and help your networks do good too!
Once you have been composting for 6-12 months, we will invite you to complete a feedback survey to help us calculate how much food and garden waste has been diverted from landfill.
This is important to secure continued support and funding for the program, so please assist by participating.
At checkout, use the discount code EGSC2 to reduce your system by $40 off the marked price to match the price in the picture.
Please provide a physical address for shipping, not a PO Box. Please leave your address in order notes if selecting a to click and collect from East Gippsland.