Shire hours for the holiday season

Published on 06 December 2018

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With the holiday season nearly here, some Mornington Peninsula Shire facilities will have changes to their regular operational hours.

Shire Customer Service Centres at Rosebud, Mornington, Hastings and Somerville:

  • 24 December: 8.30am to 3.30pm 
  • 25 December: closed
  • 26 December: closed
  • 31 December: 8.30am – 3.30pm
  • 1 January: closed

Somerville Customer Service Centre is closed on Mondays including 24 December and 31 December.

Libraries

  • 22 December: regular opening hours
  • 24 December: regular opening hours
  • 25 December: closed
  • 26 December: closed
  • 27 December: regular opening hours
  • 28 December: regular opening hours
  • 29 December: regular opening hours
  • 31 December: regular opening hours
  • 1 January: closed
  • 2 January: regular opening hours

Mobile Library

  • 23 December – 17 January: closed
  • Resume on 18 January

Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery

  • Open Tuesday – Sunday 10am–5pm (last admission 4.45pm)
  • Closed Mondays
  • Closed 25 December, 26 December and 1 January.

Maternal and Child Health Centres
All centres will be closed on public holidays.

Dromana Visitor Information Centre
Will be closed 25 December but will remain open between 10am – 4pm for all other all days.

Baxter Service Centre (Southbound) Visitor Information
Fridays 4pm – 7pm and Saturdays 10am – 1pm

Pelican Park Recreation Centre

  • Group Fitness closed 20 December and will reopen 7 January 2019
  • 25 December: closed
  • Holiday operating hours from 26 December – 6 January 2019 (visit mornpenleisure.com.au to see full listing)
  • Opening hours resume as normal from 7 January 2019

Crib Point Pool

  • 25 December: closed

Civic Reserve Recreation Centre

  • Closed from 16 December and will reopen 7 January 2019

Somerville Health and Fitness Studio

  • Closed from 22 December and will reopen 7 January 2019

Mount Martha Public Golf Course 

  • 25 December: closed
  • Will be open all other days 7am – 7pm.

Youth Service Centres

  • Shed 11 Hastings, Y Lounge Rosebud and The Corner Mornington will be open Monday to Friday between 10am – 5pm (excluding public holidays)

The Briars

  • The Briars Visitors Centre and Wildlife Sanctuary are open every day from 9am – 4.30pm except 25 December. Picnic areas, BBQs and public toilets are available after hours.
  • From 7 – 28 January the Visitor Centre and Wildlife Sanctuary will be open for extended hours: 7.30am – 7pm
  • The Nursery will be open Wednesdays to Fridays (9am – 3.30pm) and the first Saturday of the month (9am – 1pm). Closed on 25 December and 26 December.
  • The Historic Homestead is currently closed for maintenance works. Tours of the Historic Gardens and farm are available with prior booking.
  • Josephine’s Restaurant will be closed: 25 December, 26 December and 1 January.
  • Angus & Rose will be closed: 25 December. Opened 26 December and 1 January.
  • The Astronomical Society will be holding viewing nights on 4, 11 and 18 January.

Eco Living Display Centre

  • 21 December: 1pm – 4pm
  • 28 December: 1pm – 4pm
  • 5 January: 9am – 1pm

Foreshore camping

Will be open from now until 15 December 2018

  • Sunday – Thursday, 8.30am – 5pm
  • Friday – Saturday, 8.30am – 7pm

Will be open from 16 December 2018 – 27 January 2019

  • Monday – Sunday, 8.30am – 7pm
  • 25 December: closed

Community Halls

Will be open from now until 15 December 2018

  • Sunday – Thursday, 8.30am – 5pm
  • Friday – Saturday, 8.30am – 7pm

Will be open from 16 December 2018 – 27 January 2019

  • Monday – Sunday, 8.30am – 7pm
  • 25 December: closed