News | 21 December 2017
Some of our services and centres have different hours between 22 December 2017 and 3 January 2018. Where times are different from usual, details are shown below.
The public holidays during the festive season are:
- Christmas Day - Monday 25 December
- Boxing Day - Tuesday 26 December
- New Year’s Day - Monday 1 January
Customer Service will be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. Please call our Customer Service Centre on 8290 1333 for further information.
Household bin collections
Please note, Council's kerbside services will continue uninterrupted throughout the Christmas and New Year holiday period. Please continue to place your bin(s) out on your usual collection day(s).
Some different opening hours apply. Visit our libraries' website for more information.
Aquatic and leisure centres
For opening hours, please see view our Harold Holt Swim Centre and Prahran Aquatic Centre web pages.
Early Years Services
Our City of Stonnington Childcare Centres (Grosvenor Street, Hornbrook, Princes Close and Winter Street Childcare Centres) will be closed from Friday 22 December until Monday 1 January, reopening on Tuesday 2 January.
Youth Services will remain open from 9am to 5pm weekdays, except on the public holidays. Prahran Hub is closed from Saturday 23 December and reopens on Monday 8 January.
Maternal and Child Health Centres
Council’s Maternal and Child Health Centres will open as per usual, and be closed on public holidays. For assistance outside of open hours, call 132 229.
Aged Services and Community Centres
Community transport will be delivered as usual on business days, but will not be delivered on public holidays.
The last Chris Gahan Centre meals service for 2017 will be on Friday 22 December. The centre will reopen on Monday 8 January.
The last Phoenix Park Centre meals service for 2017 will be on Thursday 21 December. The centre will reopen on Monday 5 February.
In-home Services will be delivered as usual on business days, but will not be delivered on public holidays. If you have any concerns, call 8290 3224.
Call Council’s after-hours service: 8290 1333.