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.

Contact Us

(03) 5888 5100
(03) 5885 2092
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