Most of us have sticky beaked, most of us have even salvaged a thing or two, but what began with the best of intentions has now got out of control in suburbs across Perth.

The annual bulk rubbish collection.

Forget about the old saying “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure”. What’s happening out there in our suburbs nowadays has gone far beyond that. Karalee Katsambanis (WAtoday columnist) summarise why bulk rubbish brings out the worst in people.   Read more: