COVID-19 Update

Given the unfolding situation relating to COVID-19 in Australia and across the world, here at the City of Charles Sturt we want to be proactive and clear about how we can stay healthy and are making changes to the way we do things. We will continue to provide updates to the services and events that are impacted along with the latest information and recommendations from WHO, SA Health and the Government.

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Christmas opening hours

♻️🚮 Due to the Christmas Day and New Year's Day public holidays, waste collections between 25-27 December 2019 and 1-3 January 2020 will occur one day later than usual (i.e. Friday to Saturday).

Further information on your waste collection can be found here or you may choose to download the My Local Services App on your smart phone.

Please note the following closure times over the Christmas period.

Civic Centre

The Civic Centre will be closed from 3pm on Tuesday 24 December 2019 and will reopen on Thursday 2 January 2020.
Our Contact Centre will still be open to take calls on non-public holidays, but no front counter services will be available during the office closure.
The Beverley Centre will have staff accessible for any emergency that may arise in the community.

Beverley Recycling and Waste Centre

The Beverley Recycling and Waste Centre will be closed on all public holidays and will be open as normal on other days.


The Libraries will operate with reduced staff during opening hours across the Christmas/New Year period.

Monday 23 and Tuesday 24 December 2019
Normal operating hours across all branches.

Wednesday 25 and 26 Thursday December 2019
All Branches closed (public holiday).

Friday 27, Saturday 28, Sunday 29, Monday 30 and Tuesday 31 December 2019
FindonWest Lakes and Civic libraries will be open as normal.
Henley Beach and Hindmarsh libraries will be closed.

Wednesday 1 January 2020
All Branches closed (public holiday).

Thursday 2 January 2020
Normal operating hours across all branches.

The Mobile Library Service will close from Saturday 14 December 2019 and will resume on Monday 6 January 2020. All Library branches will revert to normal hours as of Thursday 2 January 2020.

Community Centres

Bower Cottages/Findon/Henley & Grange/19 On Green/West Lakes
close at 5pm on Friday 13 December and reopen on Monday 13 January 2020.

Cheltenham Community Centre and The Brocas
close at 5pm on Friday 20 December and reopen on Monday 13 January 2020.

Immunisation Clinic

Closed from Saturday 21 December 2019 and re-opening Tuesday 7 January 2020.