Holiday Arrangements

Posted Thursday 20 December, 01:46pm

Council wishes to advise the following arrangements over the holiday period:
 
Municipal Office 
Closes 5.15pm on 
Friday 21 December 2018 and will reopen at 8am on Wednesday
2 January 2019. 
 
Works Depot
Closes 5.15pm on 
Friday 23 December 2018 and will reopen at 7:30am on Wednesday 2 January 2019. For road related emergencies during this period please call 5355 0200 and select the appropriate option.
 
Ararat & Grampians Visitor Information Centre 
Closed Christmas Day. 
All other days 9am – 5pm. 
Phone 1800 657 158. 
 
Home Care & Meals on Wheels 
Home Support On-Call phone number during closure period is 0419 166 373, for urgent matters. 
 
Ararat Town Hall
Closes 5.15pm on 
Friday 21 December 2018 and will reopen at 8am on Wednesday
2 January 2019. 
 
Ararat Art Gallery TAMA
Will be closed Chirstmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.
Open 10am - 4pm all other days.
Transfer Stations 
Christmas Day.. CLOSED
Boxing Day.. CLOSED
27 December OPEN
28 December OPEN
29 December OPEN
30 December OPEN
31 December OPEN
New Years Day .. CLOSED
1 January CLOSED
 
Kerbside Waste/Recycling Collection 
During the Christmas/New Year Holiday period (Mon 25 Dec, 2017 - Sat 6 Jan, 2018) your rubbish collection will be the day after your usual day
Mon, Dec 24.. No Change
Christmas Day.. No Collections
Wed, Dec 26.. Usual Tue collection
Thu, Dec 27.. Usual Wed collection
Fri, Dec 28.. Usual Thu collection
Sat, Dec 29.. Usual Fri collection
 
Mon, Dec 31.. No Change
New Years Day.. No Collections
Wed, Jan 2.. Usual Tue collection
Thu, Jan 3.. Usual Wed collection
Fri, Jan 4 Usual Thu collection
Sat, Jan 5.. Usual Fri collection
 
Gum San Chinese Heritage Centre 
Closed Christmas Day. 
All other days, 11am – 4:00pm. Phone 5352 1078. 
Ararat Regional Library & Outreach Library Services
Closes 5.30pm Friday 21 December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 2 January, 2019.
The Outreach Library Service will also be closed during this period and will recommence on Wednesday 2 January 2019.
 
Maternal & Child Health Centre 
City Centre:
Closes at 4pm Friday 21 December 2018 and will re-open on Wednesday 2 January 2019 at 9am for appointments.
 
Maternal & Child Health 
Rural Centre: 
Normal services will resume at Lake Bolac Bush Nursing Centre on Wednesday 9 Jan, outreach at Elmhurst by appointment only.  
Moyston and Willaura will be closed in January, normal sessions will resume in February at respective playgroups. (Moyston Wed 6 Feb 9.30-11.30am and Willaura Fri 1 Feb 9.30-11.30am).
 
Local Laws/Ranger 
For emergency attention regarding local laws, domestic animals or wandering stock, call 5355 0200 and select the appropriate option.