Australia Day hours of operation

Published on 25 January 2023


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.



Australia Day 2023 operating hours

Council’s Administrative Centre, Charles Rasp Memorial Library and Warnock Street Depot will be closed on Thursday, 26 January 2023.

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  8am to 2pm
 Visitor Information Centre  10am to 2pm
 Broken Hill City Art Gallery  10am to 4pm
 Albert Kersten Mining & Minerals Museum  10am to 4pm
 Living Desert  6am to 9pm
 John Simons Flora and Fauna Sanctuary  6am to 2pm
 Starview Campsite  Open for bookings


Normal opening hours for all Council services will resume on Friday, 27 January 2023.

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