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Micro-Brewery Tour Henderson House Music Museum

Photo credit: Graham Flack, Global BC

Photo credit:Joyce Furness

Photo Credit: Linda Cross

Photo Credit: Bill Lawson

View from the ferry on the way to Saltery Bay

Annual Events by Month or Event


A Taste of Art (Spring) Arts Alive in the Park (Aug) Blackberry Festival (Aug) Business Awards (Feb) Carols by Candlelight Men’s Choir
PR Chorus Concert Cinematheque (Jan & Sept) Community Band Concert (May) Edible Garden Tour (Aug) Fall Fair (Sept) Film Festival (Feb) Hospice Hike (May) Kathaumixw Choirs (Jul) Logger Sports (Jul) Marathon Shuffle (Apr) National Film Day (Apr) Parkinson SuperWalk (Sept) Paws for a Cause  (Sept) Performing Arts Festival (Feb) PRISMA Concerts (June) Salmon Gala Dinner (Oct) Sea Fair Parade (Jul) Seedy Saturday (Mar) Shellfish Festival (May) Studio Tour (Aug) Sunshine Music Festival (Aug) Terry Fox Run (Sept) Townsite Heritage Week (Feb) Trash Bash (Apr)
Christmas Cheer Committee

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Recycle & Disposal Facilities

Private Companies

Recycling Depots

Augusta Recyclers

7346 Highway 101

604 485 4072

Hrs: Mon-Sat 8 to 5

Sunset Coast Bottle Depot

7127 Duncan Street


Mon-Sat 8 - 4:30 Closed Holidays

Sunshine Disposal and Recycling

4484 Franklin Ave

Powell River V8A 3E3

604 485 0167

Wilde Road Sand & Gravel

4951 Tomkinson Rd. (off Wilde Rd)


Call for hours of operation and drop off

Lund (behind Lund Hotel)

Wed – Sat 10 – 4

Powell River Town Centre

parking lot beside Rona
Mon to Sat 8 – 5:30


by Salish Center on Salish Drive

Tues to Sat 9 – 5

South Powell River

Hwy 101 & Black Point Rd

Tues to Sat 9 – 5

Texada Island

Gilles Bay
behind Community Hall

Wed, Fri & Sun 9 – 5

Van Anda
across from gas station

Tues, Thur & Sat 9 – 5

Let’s Talk Trash develops and delivers innovative campaigns to reduce waste throughout the Powell River Regional District. Read more.....

With the exception noted below all MMBC depots accept

cork ~ batteries ~ cell phones ~ pens ~ markers  ~ high lighters ~ clothing

Gillies Bay accepts only clothing

In addition to the items listed above Town Centre accepts compost, freezer bags, small appliances, and cracker and cookie over wraps.

Find out more about the MMBC Recycling program

Recycling Directory