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Changes to services and facilities

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Changes to our events season


Due to the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the impacts of COVID-19, Wodonga Council has made the decision to cancel major events for the remainder of this calendar year. 

Read more via our newsroom


Service changes due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)


To
 help stop the spread of coronavirus in our community, we have made a number of changes to our services, events and programs for the foreseeable future.

As per the Premier's advice, in all your activities, be considered. Be cautious. Use your common sense. And if you don’t have to do it – don’t.

For updates and answers to frequently asked questions on restrictions, go to the DHHS website.


Customer service

Our Hovell St offices have reopened to the public. Physical distancing restrictions are in place with six people able to queue in the foyer at any one time.

Our staff can still be contacted for payments and inquiries by:

Please note: Payment of rates payments, application payments, debtor accounts, infringements and licensing can be processed by BPay, online banking or through the Post Office.


Wodonga venues and facilities

  • Wodonga Library - Reopened to the public with a "click and collect" service from Monday, June 1. For more details go to the website here.
  • The Cube Wodonga - Remains closed.
  • Community centres - Remains closed.
  • Bonegilla Migrant Experience - Reopen to the public for three days a week (Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays) and by appointment for school and tour groups.
  • All outdoor play spaces including fitness equipment, barbecues and playgrounds reopened.
  • Some public toilets (Woodland Grove, Hovell Street, Gayview Park, Birallee Emerald Avenue, Kelly Park. Sumsion Gardens (Single toilet where the original one was located), Ludlows Hume Weir and Jacksons Point, Hume Weir) remain closed.

The following services are still operating following physical distancing requirements.

  • Waste Transfer Station
    We are encouraging the community to use contactless payments and limit cash transactions for the health, safety and well-being of our community and staff.
  • Immunisation
    All immunisation services will be by appointment only. This applies to all scheduled council immunisation sessions in the Wodonga, Indigo Shire, Benalla Council and Strathbogie Shire areas. If you or your child requires vaccination at one of council’s immunisation sessions, please contact Wodonga Council to make an appointment on 1800 655 360. We will endeavour to accommodate everyone with an appointment.
  • Preschools

Aquatics facilities

  • Wodonga Sports and Leisure Centre reopened on Monday, June 1 for lap swimming and water-based rehabilitation. For full details head to the website.
  • WAVES Wodonga has closed for the 2020 summer season.

Read more about the service delivery changes at alburywodongaaquatics.com.au


Albury Wodonga Animal Management Facility (Pound)

In the interest of public health and safety, the service at the pound facility is now by appointment only, until further notice. To make an appointment please contact (02) 6025 9682 or (02) 6025 1254.


Justice of the Peace

As restrictions are being relaxed due to the current Covid 19 Virus, the Wodonga Document Signing Station will recommence Roster Services from June 15, 2020.

Location: Wodonga TafeSpace, 1/158 Lawrence Street, Wodonga (behind Wodonga Library - being constructed)

Operating Times: Monday to Friday (except Public Holidays) 12pm – 2pm

The JP service requests your continued patience and understanding while attending the Document Signing Station as services are being provided inline with government guidelines (hand sanitisers, hand wipes, biros (for customers use), 1.5m distancing both in waiting room and also JP signing office) - delays may be expected.

If you require a general document to be signed by a Justice of the Peace, please visit https://bddy.me/2WV5elN for further information.