From Saturday 16 November to Friday 22 November is Half Price Mattress Week.
Ballarat residents can dispose of their old mattress at the Ballarat Transfer Station for $15, which is half the normal price.
The following week, Saturday 23 November to Friday 29 November, is Free Green Waste Week.
To prepare for the fire season, residents can drop off domestic green waste free of charge at the Ballarat Transfer Station.
During November, Transfer Station opening hours are 8am to 4pm, Monday to Friday, and extended hours of 8am to 4pm, Saturday and Sunday.
Green waste must be separated from other waste and loads must not exceed three cubic metres.
Residents who bring non-green waste and mixed loads will be charged at normal rates.