Mobile Service Centres

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


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


Destination Date Start time Finish time Site
Leongatha Tuesday
24 May
9 am 3 pm Woolworths car park
Smith Street
Rupanyup Tuesday
24 May
10:30 am 4 pm Opposite Boyd's Cafe
Cromie Street
Jeparit Wednesday
25 May
1:30 pm 4 pm Near the Recreation Grounds
Corner Edith Street and Broadway
Orbost Wednesday
25 May
10 am 3 pm Near the Tennis Courts
Salisbury Street
Rainbow Wednesday
25 May
9:30 am 11:30 am In front of Mecca Cinema
Federal Street
Maffra Thursday
26 May
9 am 4 pm Maffra Football and Netball Club
Edward Street
Nhill Thursday
26 May
9 am 4 pm Opposite Home Hardware
Western Highway
Kaniva Friday
27 May
9 am 3:30 pm In front of the Men's Shed
Commercial Street

Page last updated: 24 May 2016