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Council services for the holiday period

Publish Date 02/12/2018

Your guide to Council services over the holiday period.

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Council service Closing and opening
Administration Building Closed Monday 24 December 2017 - Christmas Eve.
Closed 25 December 2018 - Christmas Day. 
Closed 26 December 2018 - Boxing Day.
Closed 27 December 2017 through to and including 1 January 2018. 
Reopen 8:30am Wednesday 2 January 2019.
After hours phone: 02 4988 0255 or for urgent matters and emergencies please call the SES 132 500.
Raymond TerraceTomaree Libraries Open Friday 21 December 2018 to 6pm.
Closed Saturday 22 December 2018.
Reopen 9am Wednesday 2 January 2019.
Tilligerry Library Open Friday 21 December 2018 to 12pm.
Closed Saturday 22 December 2018. 
Reopen 10am Monday 21 January 2019.
Mobile Library Last day will be Saturday 15 December 2018.
Regular Mobile Library hours resume Monday 7 January 2019.
Garbage and recycling Garbage and recycling bins will be collected as per normal, even on public holidays. Collection services may commence at an earlier hour due to reduced operation times at waste facilities on these days.
Salamander Bay Waste Transfer Station

Christmas - will close at 3:30pm Monday 24 December 2018.
Reopen 7am Thursday 27 December 2018.

New Years – will close 3.30pm Monday 31st December 2018.
Reopen 7am Wednesday 2 January 2019.

Australia Day – will be closed Monday 28th January 2019 for the Australia Day Public Holiday.
Green waste drop off Will run as per the green waste calendar schedule.
The last drop off day of the year will be in Salamander Bay & Raymond Terrace on Sunday 23 December 2018.
The first drop off day of 2019 will be on Sunday 6 January 2019 at Karuah & Lemon Tree Passage.
Newline Road waste facility

Closed Christmas Day 25 December 2018 and New year’s day 1 January 2019.

On the 26 December 2018 the facility will operate public holiday hours which are 8am to 4pm. All other days open as normal.
Advanced Resource Recovery Technology Christmas Day 25 December 2018 open 7am to 3pm.
Boxing day 26 December 2018 open 7am to 3pm.
New year’s day 1 January 2019 open 7am to 3pm.
Kerbside collection Will close from Friday 21 December 2018.
Reopen Monday 7 January 2019.
Lakeside Leisure Centre - Raymond Terrace Sunday 5.30am to 6pm 24 December 2018 - Christmas Eve.
Closed Tuesday 25 December 2018 - Christmas Day.
Wednesday 8.30am to 6pm 26 December 2018 - Boxing Day.
Monday 5:30am to 6pm 31 December 2018 - New Year's Eve.
Tuesday 8:30am to 6pm 1 January 2018 - New Year’s Day.
Saturday 8:30am to 6pm 26 January 2019 - Australia Day.
Tomaree Aquatic Centre - Salamander Bay Sunday 5.30am to 6pm 24 December 2018 - Christmas Eve.
Closed Tuesday 25 December 2018 - Christmas Day. 
Wednesday 8.30am to 6pm 26 December 2018 - Boxing Day.
Monday 5:30am to 6pm 31 December 2018 - New Year's Eve.
Tuesday 8:30am to 6pm 1 January 2018 - New Year’s Day.
Saturday 8:30am to 6pm 26 January 2019 - Australia Day. 
Tilligerry Aquatic Centre - Mallabula Sunday 9am to 4pm 24 December 2018 - Christmas Eve.
Closed Tuesday 25 December 2018 - Christmas Day.
Closed Wednesday 26 December 2018 - Boxing Day.
Monday 9am to 4pm 31 December 2018 - New Year's Eve.
Tuesday 9am to 4pm 1 January 2018 - New Year’s Day.
Saturday 9am to 4pm 26 January 2019 - Australia Day.
Visitor Information Centre Closed Tuesday 25 December 2018 - Christmas Day.
Children's Services Administration Office Closes 12.30pm Friday 21 December 2018.
Reopens 9am Tuesday 2 January 2019.

Wishing you and your loved ones a very Merry Christmas, from Port Stephens Council.