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Public Holiday Information

Rubbish Bins for your waste collectionThe City of Charles Sturt Civic Centre, Libraries, Community Centres and Waste Management Centre are closed on all Public Holidays and during the Easter weekend. 

Below are the dates for Public Holidays. We will also post closing and opening times during the Easter holidays and Christmas/New Year holidays. Please check back here closer to these times for further information.

Please note: Our after hours emergency service will be available at all times - please call 8408 1111.


Council Offices

Closed from 3 pm Wednesday 24 December, reopening on Friday 2 January 2015.
During the non-designated public holidays, our Call Centre will be providing basic customer contact while our Library will provide front counter service including online payments.

Waste Management Centre

Closed on Thursday 25 December, reopening on Monday 29 December.
Closed again on Thursday 1 January 2015, reopening Friday 2 January 2015.

Waste Collection

There will be no collection on Christmas Day or New Year’s Day. If your bin collection happens on either of these days, collection will take place the next day after your normal collection (i.e. Friday will become Saturday).

Community Centres

Our Community Centres will be closed over the Festive Season re-opening in 2015 as shown below:

  Closing Re-Opening
Bower Cottages 22 December 2014 16 January 2015
Cheltenham 12 December 2014 12 January 2015
Findon 12 December 2014 12 January 2015
Henley & Grange 12 December 2014 12 January 2015
West Lakes 12 December 2014 12 January 2015


 Christmas New Year Hours 2014 2015 poster


2014 Public Holidays
New Year's Day  Wednesday 1 January 2014
Australia Day Monday 27 January 2014 (substitute day as 26 January falls on a Sunday)
Adelaide Cup Monday 10 March 2014
Good Friday Friday 18 April 2014
Day after Good Friday Saturday 19 April 2014
Easter Monday Monday 21 April 2014
Anzac Day Friday 25 April 2014
Queens Birthday Monday 9 June 2014 
Labour Day Monday 6 October 2014 
Christmas Day Thursday 25 December 2014 
Proclamation Day Friday 26 December 2014 
New Year's Day

Thursday 1 January 2015

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