Monday, May 25, 2020
Berrigan Shire Council

Information about Coronavirus and Berrigan Shire Council

COVID-19 Service Changes

Berrigan Shire Council has continued to monitor the evolving situation relating to COVID-19, in particular any and all advice from the Australian Government and NSW Department of Health and at present have undertaken the following measures:

• The Council administration office is closed to the public. Payments to the Council can still be made via mail, BPay, the Council website or by telephone

• The Bendigo Bank agency will be open between 1:30pm and 3:30pm. Bank staff have been instructed to handle bank transactions and enquiries only

• All Berrigan Shire Library Service branches are closed - including after-hours room use by community groups.  Library staff are providing a click & collect service

• All Berrigan Shire Council controlled halls and community buildings are closed

• All street stalls booked through the Council are cancelled until further notice

• The Council has postponed its Youth Week activities indefinitely

• The Tocumwal splashpark and Barooga splashpad are closed until Spring

• Public BBQ’s are operational once more

• Playgrounds and Skateparks are now reopened, except for the playgrounds at Hayes and Apex Parks in Berrigan which are under construction.  Berrigan Skatepark is open.

• Finley Showgrounds and Town Beach have been closed until further notice. The entrance to town beach has been physically closed to vehicles

• All toilets are open once more except those at Hayes Park Berrigan which remain closed due to refurbishment works

• Council’s waste management facilities are still opening as usual

• Council’s kerbside waste collection service will continue as normal

Use public equipment with caution - wash hands before and after use and, if possible, wipe surfaces down before use; assume the person before you might have the virus.

Maintain physical distancing at all times and do not go out if you are sick.

 

https://www.health.nsw.gov.au/Infectious/diseases/Pages/coronavirus.aspx

Contact Us

Phone
(03) 5888 5100
Fax
(03) 5885 2092
Post
56 Chanter Street, Berrigan, NSW, 2712

Hours of Operation

The Berrigan Shire Council is open:

8am to 5pm Monday to Friday

The Bendigo Bank – Berrigan Agency is open:

9am to 4pm Monday to Friday

Closed on public holidays