Christmas and New Year Opening Hours

Please be aware of the following arrangements for Burnie City Council services that will apply over the Christmas and New Year period.

Burnie City Council would like to take this opportunity to wish everyone a very happy and safe Christmas and New Year!

EMERGENCIES ONLY should be directed to
6430 5700 from noon on 22 December 2017
6430 5801 on 27, 28, 29 December 2017
6430 5700 for after hours and public holidays

City Offices
Closed from 12 noon on Friday 22 December
Reopen at 8.30am Tuesday 2 January

Ground level car parks will be open during the Christmas/New Year period, except for car parks that will be temporarily closed for New Year’s Eve ‘Night on the Terrace’ celebrations. No fees apply for public holidays.

Marine Terrace Car Park
Closed on Monday 25 December
Free parking on Tuesday 26 December
Free parking from 5.00pm New Year’s Eve 31 December through to midnight on New Year’s Day 1 January
Normal hours of operation and fees apply at all other times during the Christmas – New Year period 

Waste Management Centre
Sat 23 Dec open 10am – 2pm
Sun 24 Dec open 10am – 2pm
Mon 25 Dec CLOSED
Tue 26 Dec open 10am – 2pm
Wed 27 Dec to Fri 29 Dec open 9am-4pm
Sat 30 Dec open 10am – 2pm
Sun 31 Dec open 10am – 2pm
Mon 1 Jan open 10am – 2 pm

Kerbside Collections
No kerbside collections will occur on Monday 25 December.  An early kerbside domestic collection will take place on Friday 22 December for those affected residents.

The Monday kerbside domestic collections will be collected on Monday 1 January as per normal.

Commercial collections and cardboard collections are unaffected. 

All kerbside waste and recycling collections on other days will proceed as normal.

Tip Shop
Closed Monday 25 December, Tuesday 26 December and Monday 1 January

Burnie Regional Art Gallery and Burnie Regional Museum
Closed from 12pm on Friday 22 December
Open 1.30pm – 4.00pm on Saturday 23 December (Art Gallery and Museum)
Closed Sunday 24 and Monday 25 December
Re-opening on Tuesday 26 Dec 10am to 4pm (Art Gallery hours) and 8.30am-5pm (Museum hours)
Closed on Monday 1 January
All other days will be normal opening hours

Burnie Arts & Function Centre
Closed from 12pm on Friday 22 December
Re-opening at 9.00am on Tuesday 2 January

Makers’ Workshop and Visitor Information Centre
Closed Monday 25 December
Open Tuesday 26 December
Closed Monday 1 January
All other days will be the normal business hours 9am to 5pm