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Reverse Garbage

Hse 8 142 Addison Rd, Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales 2204, Australia
(02) 956 3132
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Another person's Treasure

When looking for 'something' to create with, fix or just plain have a look around. That's when you... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2018
teenytinyterry
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Sydney, Australia
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Great place - Also worth checking out Upcycle Studio in St Peters :)

So good to see some eco places to checkout in Sydney. It's worth checking out reverse garbage on a... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2017
littlemontster
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Sydney, Australia
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Hse 8 142 Addison Rd, Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales 2204, Australia
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(02) 956 3132
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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

When looking for 'something' to create with, fix or just plain have a look around. That's when you might find something unexpected.

Thank teenytinyterry
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

So good to see some eco places to checkout in Sydney. It's worth checking out reverse garbage on a Marrickvile market day so you get to see that also... There is also the Bower center close by which is another great eco place. So Reverse...More

1  Thank littlemontster
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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Love this place! Has everything for projects arts and crafts or just good old house hold stuff. Best bargains here too , a place everyone must visit.

Thank Su O
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Reviewed 10 February 2016

The upcycling concept is amazing and we got all the supplies for our sydney wedding here. Everything from boxes to material,coffee sacks and dummies, glass to tiles-its great to save perfect good items from landfill and get creative. Great for home decor as well as...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2015

Reverse Garbage does a fantastic job at recycling what unfortunately is a tiny portion of Sydney's waste, and so saving it from going into landfill. There really should a Reverse Garbage in every town and suburb across the country. You will find all sorts of...More

1  Thank JElliot32
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Reviewed 16 July 2015

For all great recyclers and crafters - for any kind of odd or end for craft, it is great to upcycle/ recycle from reverse garbage.

Thank DRC2203
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Reviewed 17 March 2015

you've the saying: some people's trash is other people's treasure- how true this is for this place located just behind Petersham shops. Quirky little finds every now and again, first in best dressed!

Thank Natasha M
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Reviewed 4 March 2015

If you have a creative streak (or you're a teacher trying to find a new project for your students) then Reverse Garbage has an exciting array of items that could turn into something brilliant. Their selection of books is also fantastic and I spent many...More

Thank PoppyA90
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Reviewed 16 January 2015

I came to know about this brilliant facility in the 1980s, after it had been in operation for a decade. Everything was still free then, and I and others I knew around Newtown did some creative re-using of stuff from Reverse Garbage. Now here it...More

Thank Alys-Schatzi
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Reviewed 6 November 2014

This is just the place to pick up materials to make a costume or sets for your local play. Great deals on cheap second-hand books. Lots of cheap things for your kids to buy and re-purpose, rather than spending a fortune on the stuff being...More

Thank SaffronP
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