Christmas Closures

Please be aware of the following council facilities closures over the holiday period.

Customer Service Centres

> Mackay, Mirani and Sarina

Closed from 2:30pm Friday, December 22, 2017 reopening 8.30am Tuesday, January 2, 2018.

> Paget Depot

Closed 2.30pm on Friday, December 22 and reopening 7am Tuesday, January 2, 2018.

Artspace Mackay

Closed 3pm December 22, and reopening 10am Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Foodspace

Closed from 2pm Friday, December 22 and reopening 7.30am Tuesday, January 2, 2018.

Pool Facilities

> Bluewater Lagoon

Open every day from 9am to 5.45pm

Closed Monday, December 25, 2017.

> Memorial Swim Centre

Closed December 25 - 26, 2017 and January 1, 2018

> Pioneer Swim Centre

Closed December 25 - 26, 2017 and January 1, 2018

> Mirani Swim Centre

December 24 – 6am – noon
December 25 – CLOSED
December 26 – CLOSED
December 27 – noon – 5pm
December 28 – 6am – 6pm
December 29 – 6am – 6pm
December 30 – 6am – 6pm
December 31 – 6am – noon
January 1 – CLOSED
January 2 – 12pm – 5pm

Sarina Pool

December 24 – 6am - noon
December 25 – CLOSED
December 26 – CLOSED
December 27 – 8am – 5pm
December 28 – 6am – noon
December 29 – 6am – 6pm
December 30 – 6am – 6pm
December 31 – 6am – noon
January 1 – CLOSED

Reopening January 2 as per normal

Greenmount Homestead

Closing 12.30pm Tuesday, December 5 and reopening 9.30am Monday, January 29, 2018.

Museums and Historical Centres

Mackay
Closing 2pm Thursday, November 30 and reopening 10am Thursday, February 1, 2018.

Sarina
Closing 2pm Friday, December 8 and reopening 9am Tuesday, February 6, 2018.

Pioneer Valley
Closing 2pm Thursday, December 14 and reopening 9.30am Tuesday, March 6, 2018.

Mackay Regional Council Libraries

Over the Christmas period Dudley Denny City Library will maintain usual opening hours with the exceptions of Sunday, December 24 and 30 and public holidays.  

Hours are as follows:

Friday, December 22 - Normal hours of operation for all library branches
Saturday, December 23 - All library branches will be opened for a half day, operating 9am to 12noon

Sunday, December 24 - Closed
Monday, December 25 - Closed
Tuesday, December 26 - Closed

Wednesday, December 27 - Dudley Denny City Library will be the only branch opened, operating 8.30am to 4.30pm each day
Thursday, December 28 - Dudley Denny City Library will be the only branch opened, operating 8.30am to 4.30pm each day
Friday, December 29 - Dudley Denny City Library will be the only branch opened, operating 8.30am to 4.30pm each day

Saturday, December 30 - Dudley Denny City Library will be the only branch opened, operating 9am - 3pm

Sunday, December 31 - Closed
Monday, January 1 - Closed
Tuesday, January 2 - All library branches return to normal hours of operation from this date

All other branches including Gordon White Library, Mirani Library, Sarina Library, Walkerston Library and Mobile Library will be closed Sunday, December 24 and reopen on Tuesday, January 2.

Mackay Entertainment and Convention Centre              

Closed from 2.30pm Friday, December 22, 2017 reopening 9am Tuesday, January 2, 2018.

Tickets for shows and events can be purchased online via www.themecc.com.au during this time.

Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens

Administration and Tropical Shade Garden

Closed from 3pm Friday, December 22 and reopening 9am Monday,January 8, 2018.

Botanic Gardens Café and Lagoons Gallery

Botanic Gardens Cafe and Lagoons Gallery will be closed during the Christmas period closed from 4pm Sunday, December 24 and reopening on 9am Wednesday, January 17, 2018.

Orchid House

Closed from 3pm Friday, December 22, 2017 and reopening 10am Monday, January 8, 2018

Sarina Sugar Shed

December 24 – Closed from noon
December 25 – Closed
December 26 – Closed
December 27 – 9am – 4pm
December 28 – 9am – 4pm
December 29 – 9am – 4pm
December 30 – 9am – 4pm
December 31 – 9am – 4pm
January 1 – Closed
January 2 – 9am – 4pm

Reopening January 2 as per normal, 7 days a week, 9am - 4pm.

Closed Public Holidays

Sarina Youth Centre

Closed from December 25 and reopening January 5, 2018

Sarina Neighbourhood Centre

Closed 2:30pm Friday, December 22 and reopening 9am Tuesday, January 2, 2018.

Waste Facilities

Household waste collection services will continue as per normal over the Christmas break including all public holidays.

All waste facilities will be closed on Christmas Day except Paget Waste Management Centre which will open it’s normal operating hours - 6.15am to 5.45pm.

Council’s green waste facilities will be closed on Christmas Day except Paget Waste Management Centre which will open with reduced hours - 6.15am to 5.45pm.

Incredables Tip Shop (Paget Tip Shop) is closed from noon Sunday, December 24, 2017 and reopening 9am Thursday, January 4, 2018.

Contact: Mackay Regional Council

Phone: 1300 MACKAY (622 529)

Published: 04 Dec 2017