Clothing Drop-Off Locations

Here's every location where you can drop-off your textiles!

In 2022, we launched our new on-site solution to bring convenient recycling to our partners’ workplaces and offices, giving new life to staff uniforms, fabric off-cuts, and faulty products. Using this new program, brands have decided to step up and offer this recycling solution to their customers so that they can recycle a few items in-store! With the support of UPPAREL, these businesses are making a real, measurable, positive impact. By recycling items through these certified UPPAREL bins, you’re ensuring your items will avoid landfill and be given a new life, all while supporting a circular fashion economy.

No drop-off locations near you? Don’t worry!
You can book a pick-up through our Australia-wide clothing collection service HERE!

Please Note:
These locations are not designed for large drop-offs. If the bin is full, we kindly ask that you do not dump your items. To recycle more, you can book a collection here.

This fellow Certified B Corp has stepped up to launch the largest drop-off network to date with 24 in-store textile recycling bins across Melbourne! UPPAREL is supporting Kathmandu to provide customers with a sustainable solution to keep their pre-loved gear out of landfill. Simply head into any participating store and drop-off your Kathmandu products in bins provided.


  • Kathmandu Products Only
  • Kathmandu Clothing
  • Kathmandu Shoes
  • Kathmandu Hats

As a brand, icebreaker is focused on removing unnecessary plastic from apparel at the outset, but know it’s important to recognise existing product lifecycles and what happens at the end of their life. By partnering with UPPAREL, icebreaker is building on their move to natural, enabling a conscious solution for clothing at the end of its life, and are offering consumers to try natural. Drop any preloved, clean clothing to the collection bin in any icebreaker touch lab store in Australia and New Zealand, and receive a $10* store credit. 


  • Any clean, used clothing except underwear and socks.

Universal Store was one of our first brand partners to offer our in-store textile recycling solution to their customers. The program is currently being trialled in five stores across the Greater Melbourne Region, with hopes of expanding to other Universal Stores across Australia. Simply head into any of the listed store locations and look for the black co-branded recycling bin. Universal Store locations can only accept the following select textile items.


  • Denim
  • Hoodies
  • T-Shirts

Over the past couple of years, DECJUBA has partnered with UPPAREL to provide online denim recycling satchels, as well as access to denim drop-off points at all of their retail stores across Australia and New Zealand! DECJUBA is committed to their sustainability targets and continues to grow its responsible and circular product offering through transparency, recyclability, and the circularity of denim. Simply visit any DECJUBA store and drop off your denim over the counter for recycling! It can be any brand, condition, or wash and we’ll give it a new life.


  • Denim only

The Totally Workwear team have been on a sustainability journey to minimise their environmental impact and make a positive difference. Having already partnered with UPPAREL to recycle their faulty, sample, and aged stock, Totally Workwear has reached out to begin trialling textile recycling in a number of participating Queensland stores. Simply head into any of the listed store locations and look for the black co-branded recycling bin.


  • Jackets
  • Pants
  • T-Shirts
  • Hi-Vis
  • Boots

UPPAREL has been supporting Macpac with our textile recycling since the beginning, utilising our solutions to give new life to products that can’t be recovered through their own in-house repair program. Now, Macpac has reached out to trial in-store textile recycling program at their newest location in Penrith, NSW. Simply head in-store look for the black co-branded recycling bin.


  • All Textile Items

From the conception of their brand, “doing the right thing” has been important to their team and customers. AS Colour believes it is the responsibility of every individual to be a good citizen, and while being a small player in a global market can at times be daunting, they believe their impact reduction on the environment can be just as significant as larger operations and that we can all make a difference.


  • All Textile Items

All Locations

Kathmandu Locations

Australian Locations:

Kathmandu Blackburn

102-104 Whitehorse Rd, Blackburn VIC 3130

Kathmandu Camberwell

765 Burke Rd, Camberwell VIC 3124
Kathmandu Chadstone
Shop B200, Chadstone Shopping Centre, 1341 Dandenong Rd, Malvern East VIC 3148

Kathmandu Chapel Street

285A Chapel St, Prahran VIC 3181

Kathmandu District Docklands

Shop NC G04 The District, 440 Docklands Dr, Docklands VIC 3008

Kathmandu Doncaster

Shop 1049G/619 Doncaster Rd, Doncaster VIC 3108

Kathmandu Emporium

Shop 15 LG/287 Lonsdale St, Melbourne VIC 3000

Kathmandu Essendon DFO (Outlet)

Essendon DFO, 100 Bulla Rd, Essendon Fields VIC 3041

Kathmandu Fountain Gate

Shop 2071/352 Princes Hwy, Narre Warren VIC 3805

Kathmandu Frankston

Showroom 8/32 Mcmahons Rd, Frankston VIC 3199

Kathmandu Highpoint Centre

Shop 3163/120 – 200 Rosamond Rd, Maribyrnong VIC 3032

Kathmandu Knox

Knox, O-Zone Shop 2203/509 Burwood Hwy, Wantirna South VIC 3152

Kathmandu Eastland

Eastland Shopping Centre, Tenancy 1035/175 Maroondah Hwy, Ringwood VIC 3134

Kathmandu Melbourne CBD – Galleria

Galleria, 385 Bourke St, Melbourne VIC 3000

Kathmandu Moorabbin DFO (Outlet)

250 Centre Dandenong Rd, Moorabbin Airport VIC 3194

Kathmandu Northland

Shop E001 Northland Shopping Centre, 2-50 Murray Rd, Preston VIC 3072

Kathmandu Richmond

543 Bridge Rd, Richmond VIC 3121

Kathmandu Plenty Valley

415 McDonalds Rd, Mill Park VIC 3082

Kathmandu South Wharf DFO (Outlet)

Shop 43B/20 Convention Centre Pl, South Wharf VIC 3006

Kathmandu Southland

Shop 3011/1239 Nepean Hwy, Cheltenham VIC 3192

Kathmandu Spencer St

Shop 102/201 Spencer St, Docklands VIC 3008

Kathmandu Uni Hill

Uni Hill DFO, 2 Janefield Dr, Bundoora VIC 3083

Kathmandu Watergardens

Shop 40/399 Melton Hwy, Taylors Lakes VIC 3038

Kathmandu Werribee

T250A Heaths Rd, Werribee VIC 3030
New Zealand Locations:

Kathmandu Albany

Albany Mega Centre 140 Don McKinnon Drive, Albany, Auckland 0632, New Zealand
Kathmandu Botany
Shop B03, Ti Rakau Drive, Botney Town Centre, Auckland 2013, New Zealand
Kathmandu Newmarket
Westfield Newmarket, Shop S330/277 Broadway, Newmarket, Auckland 1023, New Zealand
Kathmandu Queen St
151 Queen Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Kathmandu Sylvia Park
Shop 206 – Sylvia Park Shopping Centre, 286 Mount Wellington Highway, Mount Wellington, Auckland 1060, New Zealand
Kathmandu Takapuna
34 Barrys Point Road, Takapuna, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
Kathmandu Waitakere
The Boundary 5 Vitasovich Avenue, Henderson, Auckland 0612, New Zealand
Kathmandu Pukekohe
The Zone Shopping Centre, shop 8/106 Manukau Road, Auckland 2120, New Zealand
Kathmandu Te Rapa Hamilton
The Base, Maahanga Drive, Te Rapa, Hamilton 3200, New Zealand
Kathmandu Tauranga CBD
94 Elizabeth Street, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
Kathmandu Tauranga Crossing
Shop RS222 Tauranga Crossing Shopping Centre, 2 Taurikura Drive, Tauriko, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
icebreaker Locations

New Zealand Locations:

icebreaker Ponsonby

Shop 5/130 Ponsonby Road, Ponsonby, Auckland 1011, New Zealand

icebreaker Newmarket

277 Broadway Westfield Newmarket, Newmarket, Auckland 1023, New Zealand

icebreaker Commercial Bay

Store 23, Level 1 Commercial Bay, 21 Queen Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand

icebreaker Wellington Airport

Wellington Airport, Level 1 Main Terminal, Stewart Duff Drive, Rongotai, Wellington 6022, New Zealand

icebreaker Napier

65 Emerson Street, Napier South, Napier 4110, New Zealand

icebreaker Queenstown

25 Ballarat Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand

Australian Locations:

icebreaker Warringah Mall
2636 Old Pittwater Rd, Brookvale NSW 2100
Universal Store Locations

Universal Store Highpoint

Shop 2524 Highpoint Shopping Centre, 120-200 Rosamond Rd, Maribyrnong VIC 3032

Universal Store Melbourne Central

Shop L02 205 Melbourne Central, 211 La Trobe St, Melbourne VIC 3000

Universal Store Bayside

Shop G010Q, Bayside Shopping Centre, 28 Beach St, Frankston VIC 3199

Universal Store Chadstone

Shop B005 Chadstone Shopping Centre, 1341 Dandenong Rd, Chadstone VIC 3148

Universal Store Southland

1239 Nepean Hwy, Cheltenham VIC 3192
DECJUBA Locations

Recycle your pre-loved denim at any DECJUBA store in Australia and New Zealand!


Find a DECJUBA store here

Macpac Locations
Macpac Penrith
Penrith Homemaker Centre, Shop 345, Jamisontown NSW 2750
Macpac Newcastle
22 National Park St, Newcastle West NSW 2302
AS Colour Locations

New Zealand Locations:

AS Colour Ponsonby

1 Great North Road, Grey Lynn, Auckland 1021, New Zealand

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