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Holiday Closures for Local Businesses and Services

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During the festive season the following businesses and services will be closed.

Below is a list of closures:

WHYALLA

Council Civic Building: Closed from 3pm on Tuesday 24th of December and reopens on Thursday January 2nd.

Whyalla Library: Closed from 5pm on Tuesday 24th of December and reopens on Thursday 2nd of January at 10am. (Members can return books via a chute on closed days).

Whyalla Child Care Centre: Closed from Monday 23rd of December at 5.45pm and reopens Tuesday 7th of January at 7.45am.

Visitor Centre/Maritime Museum: Closed on Christmas Day and reopens Thursday the 26th of December 2019.

Whyalla Waste and Resource Recovery Centre: Closed from 4.30pm Tuesday 24th of December and reopens Friday the 27th of December at 10am. Closed from 4.30pm on Tuesday the 31st of December and reopens Thursday 2nd of January.

PORT AUGUSTA

Animal Control Compound: Closed from 1pm Tuesday December 24th, reopening Thursday January 2nd

Civic Centre (Council Office): Closed from 1pm Tuesday December 24th, reopening Thursday January 2nd

Central Oval: Closed from Friday December 20th, reopening Friday January 10th

Port Augusta Cultural Centre Office: (Modified Hours on Christmas Eve) from Tuesday December 24th 10am till 1pm, then reopening Thursday January 2nd at 10am. The Gallery will re-open January 6th

Health Focus: Closed from Friday December 20th, reopening Monday January 13th

Childcare Centre: Closed from Friday December 20th,  reopening Monday January 6th at 7:45am

Arid Lands: Closed on December 24th and 25th and reopening January 1st      

Ryan Mitchell Swim Centre: Closed December 24th from 5pm, closed December 25th and 26th and reopening 27th. Closed January 1st and reopening January 2nd.

Sobering Up Unit: Closed Wednesday December 25th and reopening Thursday December 26th at 8am

PORT PIRIE

Port Pirie Regional Council Office: Tuesday December 24th and reopening with normal hours from Thursday January 2nd

The Port Pirie Regional Tourism & Arts Centre and the Port Pirie and Crystal Brook Waste Transfer Stations will be open throughout the Christmas period. Click here for a full list of opening hours and closures.

Kerbside Collection Changes: Normal Wednesday collections will move to Thursdays; Thursday collections will move to Fridays and Friday collections will move to Saturdays. This applies to the following dates-  December 25th, 26thand 27th as well as January 1st, 2nd and 3rd.

Road Closures: The following areas will be temporarily closed to vehicular traffic on Tuesday 31 December for the conduct of the Port Pirie New Year’s Eve celebrations:

  • Main Road, Port Pirie (between Three Chain Road and SD Caputos) from 5.00pm Tuesday 31 December 2019 until 1.00am Wednesday 1 January 2020.
  • Beach Road, Port Pirie will be open for parking during the event (access only via Three Chain Road).
  • A drop-off zone and special access parking will be available in front of SD Caputos, Main Road, Port Pirie. There will also be a taxi rank set up on Beach Road, Port Pirie.

CLARE VALLEY

Council Offices:

CLARE - Closed December 20th from 5pm and reopens at 8:30am on Thursday January 2nd

RIVERTON - Closed December 20th from 5pm and reopens at 9am Friday January 3rd

Library Services:

CLARE - will close from 1pm Saturday December 21st and reopen at 10am on Thursday January 2nd.

SADDLEWORTH LIBRARY AND COMMUNITY CENTRE - will close from 1pm Saturday December 21st and reopens at 10am on Thursday January 2nd.

Community Passenger Service: Closed from 5pm on December 20th and reopens at 8:30am, Thursday January 2nd

Clare Waste Transfer Station: Opening hours will not change unless a Fire Ban is in place for the region, the facility will then close. 

YORKE PENINSULA

Council: Closed from will from 12pm Saturday December 24th and reopens on Thursday January 2nd.

Reuse and Recycling:

KADINA –

Collection will take place December 27th instead of December 26th

Collection will take place January 3rd instead of January 2nd

MOONTA (Moonta Town, Moonta Mines, North Yelta)-

Collection will take place December 26th instead of December 25th

Collection will take place January 2nd instead of January 1st

Library Services:

KADINA- Closed on December 25th and 26th, reopening on December 27th at 9am with amended hours click here for more information. Closed on December 1st and reopening January 2nd with normal hours.

MOONTA- Closed from December 23rd and reopening January 2nd with normal hours

WALLAROO – Closed on December 25th and 26th, reopening on December 27th at 10am with amended hours click here for more information. Closed on December 1st and reopening January 2nd with normal hours.

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