2024 Australia Day Hours of Operation

Published on 21 December 2023

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Broken Hill City Council have a range of facilities and services that may be closed or operating over alternate hours on the Australia Day Public Holiday. Please find full list of trading hours and operational information below.



2024 Australia Day Public Holiday Operating Hours

Council’s Administrative Centre, Charles Rasp Memorial Library and Warnock Street Depot will be closed on Friday, 26 January 2024.

Waste Collection Services will not be affected, with normal kerbside and green waste collections commencing from 6am.

Our online services are available 24 hours, 7 days a week.


Emergency Contacts

  Waste Services 0409 712 776
  Animal Control  02 8579 0325
  Fallen Trees, footpaths, Council properties and amenities 0408 858 493


Council facilities

Waste Management Facility

 Friday, 26 January 2024  8am to 2pm

Broken Hill City Art Gallery

 Friday, 26 January 2024  10am - 4pm

Albert Kersten Mining & Minerals Museum

 Friday, 26 January 2024  10am - 4pm


Visitor Information Centre

Friday, 26 January 2024  10am - 2pm

Living Desert

 Friday, 26 January 2024  6am to 9pm

John Simons Flora and Fauna Sanctuary

Friday, 26 January 2024  6am to 2pm

Starview Campsite

Open for Bookings.




*Please note all times are Australian Central Daylight Time (ACDT).