Mobile Service Centres

Mobile Service Centres travel to rural and regional communities to provide people with information and access to government services.

Services

We offer a wide range of services to meet the changing needs of rural and regional communities. We can help you with:

  • new claims for most Centrelink payments
  • updating your customer information in our records
  • confirming customer documents and supporting information, such as certifying copies of birth certificates
  • information about:
    • how financial matters may impact your Centrelink payments
    • payment and service options to suit your individual circumstances
    • child support payment and service options
  • rural payment entitlements for eligible farmers
  • Medicare transactions
  • Medicare registrations
  • social work support and referrals
  • self service facilities including accessing and using online accounts and mobile apps
  • free hearing health checks

Our staff are specialists in rural servicing and live and work in the communities they serve.

Who we help

We provide information, assistance and support to all rural and regional residents, including:

  • older Australians
  • families
  • students
  • job seekers
  • people with disability
  • carers
  • farmers
  • self employed people

We can provide emergency on the ground support for Australian Government disaster recovery efforts.

Schedule

Our Mobile Service Centres - Desert Rose and Golden Wattle, travel extensively throughout rural and regional Australia.

New South Wales

Golden Wattle is visiting:

  • Tocumwal on 19 May
    Stopping location: Tocumwal Foreshore, Deniliquin Road. 9 am to 3 pm
  • Myrtleford on 22 May
    Stopping location: Near Jubilee Park, Myrtle Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Merrijig on 23 May
    Stopping location: Hunt Club Hotel car park, Mt Buller Road. 9:30 am to 11:30 am
  • Jamieson on 23 May
    Stopping location: Opposite the Courthouse Hotel, Perkins Street. 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Ruffy on 24 May
    Stopping location: Near Ruffy Produce Store, Nolans Road. 9:30 am to 11:30 am
  • Merton on 24 May
    Stopping location: Opposite the General Store, Merton-Euroa Road. 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Mansfield on 25 May
    Stopping location: Centre Median parking area, Highett Street. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Barham on 16 June
    Stopping location: Opposite the Bakery, Mellool Street. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Moulamein on 19 June
    Stopping location: The Triangle, Brougham Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm

Desert Rose is visiting:

  • Menindee on 25 May
    Stopping location: Near The Community Hall, Yartla Street. 10 am to 2 pm
  • Wilcannia on 26 May
    Stopping location: Near Baker Park, Reid Street. 9 am to 2 pm
  • Cobar on 29 May
    Stopping location: In front of the Centrelink Agent, Barton Street. 9 am to 3 pm
  • Brewarrina on 30 May
    Stopping location: Visitor Information Centre car park, Bathurst Street. 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
  • Nyngan on 31 May
    Stopping location: Museum car park, Pangee Street. 10:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Warren on 1 June
    Stopping location: Adjacent to Warren TAFE, Lawson Street. 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
  • Dunedoo on 6 June
    Stopping location: Opposite the Old Bank Building, Bolaro Street. 10 am to 4 pm
  • Binnaway on 7 June
    Stopping location: Near Len Guy Park, Renshaw Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Coolah on 8 June
    Stopping location: In front of the Council Chambers, Binnia Street. 9 am to 3 pm
  • Willow Tree on 9 June
    Stopping location: Near the Tourist Information Centre, New England Highway. 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
  • Quirindi on 13 June
    Stopping location: Railway Station car park, Station Street. 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
  • Wee Waa on 14 June
    Stopping location: Near Wee Waa Library, George Street. 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
  • Mungindi on 15 June
    Stopping location: In front of the Rural Transaction Centre, St George Street. 10 am to 3 pm

South Australia

Desert Rose is visiting:

  • Orroroo on 23 May
    Stopping location: In front of the Council Office, Second Street. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Peterborough on 24 May
    Stopping location: Near the Rotunda, Don Ferguson Drive. 9 am to 2 pm

Victoria

Golden Wattle is visiting:

  • Heyfield on 30 May
    Stopping location: In front of the Library, MacFarlane Street. 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
  • Omeo on 31 May
    Stopping location: In front of the Courthouse, Day Avenue. 10:30 am to 3:30 pm
  • Bruthen on 1 June
    Stopping location: Service Lane, Off Great Alpine Road. 9:30 am to 11:30 am
  • Buchan on 1 June
    Stopping location: Near the Mechanics Hall, Bruthen-Buchan Road. 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Orbost on 2 June
    Stopping location: Near the Tennis Courts, Salisbury Street. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Lakes Entrance on 5 June
    Stopping location: Opposite Lakes Toys, The Esplanade. 9 am to 3 pm
  • Yarram on 6 June
    Stopping location: Near Memorial Park, Commercial Road. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Foster on 7 June
    Stopping location: Adjacent to Foster Community House, Station Road. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Leongatha on 8 June
    Stopping location: Woolworths car park, Smith Street. 9 am to 2 pm
  • Cohuna on 14 June
    Stopping location: In front of the Visitors Centre, King George Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Kerang on 15 June
    Stopping location: Behind the Memorial Hall / RSL Club Rooms, Wellington Street. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Quambatook on 20 June
    Stopping location: In front of the Community Resource Centre, Guthrie Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Boort on 21 June
    Stopping location: Opposite the Information Centre, Godfrey Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Bridgewater on 22 June
    Stopping location: Mobile Library site, Lyndhurst Street. 9 am to 2 pm

Page last updated: 19 May 2017