Donate to The Bower

Donate your household goods to the bower, and we’ll resell them back to the community at low cost, or get them to people in need via our house to home program.

The Bower comes to you!

If you live in one of the council areas listed below you can request a free collection from The Bower via the Web Booking Tool.
Bayside, Burwood, Canada Bay, Canterbury Bankstown, City of Sydney, Cumberland, Georges River, Hornsby, Hunters Hill, Inner West, Ku-Ring-Gai, Lane Cove, Mosman, North Sydney, Parramatta, Randwick, Ryde, Strathfield, Waverley, Willoughby, Woollahra

Request a home visit

Send a donation request online now.
If you are not a resident of one of the listed councils but live close by, we offer a paid collection service. (Starting at $38.50, depending on number of items). To find out more, please email us on

Types of items we take

The Bower accepts a wide variety of pre-loved goods including household items, and building materials. See the full list of items we accept Please note that all donations are accepted at the discretion of the Bower staff, depending on space and resources available.

Types of items we do not accept

Unfortunately there are a few categories of items that we cannot accept. See the items we do not accept

                                                      We accept clothing

What if I have an item that The Bower cannot accept or accomodate?

If you have an item we cannot accept please visit our REUSE DATABASE. This is a large searchable list of organisations that can rehome or recycle many types of goods. Visit the Reuse Database