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 Pea and Golden Wattle, travel extensively throughout rural and regional Australia.

Queensland

Destination Date Start time Finish time Site
Quilpie Tuesday
26 July
10:30 am 3:00 pm In front of the Council Office
Brolga Street
Morven Wednesday
27 July
9:30 am 4:00 pm Near the Foodland Store
Albert Street
Augathella Thursday
28 July
9 am 1 pm Opposite the Rural Transaction Centre
Main Street
Winton Tuesday
2 August
9 am 4 pm Near Winton Swimming Pool
Elderslie Street
Hughenden Wednesday
3 August
11 am 4 pm Adjacent to Diggers Entertainment Centre
Brodie Street
Pentland Thursday
4 August
10 am 2:30 pm In front of the Soldiers Memorial Hall
Gilmore Street
Richmond Friday
5 August
9 am 1 pm In front of Richmond Library
Goldring Street
Camooweal Monday
8 August
10:30 am 3 pm Opposite Camooweal Post Office
Barkly Highway
Boulia Tuesday
9 August
1 pm 4 pm In front of Boulia Town Hall
Herbert Street
Boulia Wednesday
10 August
9 am 1 pm In front of Boulia Town Hall
Herbert Street
McKinlay Thursday
11 August
11 am 2:30 pm Near McKinlay Roadhouse
Landsborough Highway
Cloncurry Tuesday
16 August
10:00 am 3:30 pm Opposite Woolworths
Scarr Street
Julia Creek Wednesday
17 August
9 am 4 pm In front of Peter Dawes Park
Burke Street
Karumba Friday
19 August
9 am 4 pm Near the Visitor Information Centre
Walker Street
Croydon Monday
22 August
11 am 4 pm In front of the Heritage Buildings
Samwell Street
Georgetown Tuesday
23 August
10:30 am 4:00 pm Adjacent to Georgetown Roadhouse
St George Street
Mount Garnet Wednesday
24 August
10 am 4 pm Near the Information Centre
Garnet Street
Ravenshoe Thursday
25 August
9 am 4 pm Near the Train Museum
Grigg Street

Western Australia

Destination Date Start time Finish time Site
Goomalling Tuesday
26 July
9:30 am 4:00 pm Near the Railway Station
Railway Terrace
Wyalkatchem Wednesday
27 July
10:00 am 3:30 pm Near the Community Centre,
Railway Terrace
Kellerberrin Thursday
28 July
10 am 4 pm Opposite the Community Resource Centre
Massingham Street
Merredin Friday
29 July
9 am 4 pm Opposite the Community Resource Centre
Barrack Street
Mukinbudin Monday
1 August
9:30 am 4:00 pm Opposite IGA
Shadbolt Street
Trayning Tuesday
2 August
9:30 am 11:30 am Near the Information Bay
Railway Street
Bencubbin Tuesday
2 August
1:30 pm 3:30 pm Opposite the Bencubbin Hotel
Monger Street
Ballidu Wednesday
3 August
9 am 11 am Town Hall car park
Corner Alpha and Fairbanks Streets
Cadoux Wednesday
3 August
1 pm 4 pm Adjacent to Cadoux Traders
King Street
Dowerin Thursday
4 August
9:30 am 3:00 pm In front of the Community Resource Centre
Stewart Street
Cunderdin Tuesday
9 August
9:30 am 4:00 pm Near the Community Resource Centre 
Main Street
Quairading Wednesday
10 August
9 am 4 pm Community Resource Centre car park
Parker Street
Corrigin Thursday
11 August
9:30 am 4:00 pm Near the Community Resource Centre
Larke Crescent
York Friday
12 August
9:30 am 4:00 pm Near Avon Park
Lowe Street
Beverley Monday
15 August
9:30 am 4:00 pm Opposite IGA
Vincent Street
Pingelly Tuesday
16 August
9 am 4 pm Near Memorial Park
Parade Street
Williams Wednesday
17 August
9 am 4 pm Williams RSL car park
Corner Brooking and Growse Streets
Wandering Thursday
18 August
9:30 am 2:00 pm Opposite the Community Resource Centre
Watts Street
Brookton Tuesday
23 August
10:00 am 3:30 pm Near Gill Rural Traders
Robinson Road
Darkan Wednesday
24 August
9 am 4 pm Opposite the Ezi Way Supermarket
Burrowes Street
Kukerin Thursday
25 August
9:30 am 11:30 am Opposite the Kukerin Hotel
Scadden Street
Dumbleyung Thursday
25 August
1:30 pm 4:00 pm Opposite the Community Resource Centre
Absolon Street
Wagin Friday
26 August
9 am 4 pm Near Beaurepaires
Tudhoe Street
Narrogin Monday
29 August
9:00 am 3:30 pm Narrogin Leisure Centre car park
Clayton Road
Lake Grace Tuesday
30 August
9 am 4 pm Near the Shed
Stubbs Street
Lake King Wednesday
31 August
9:30 am 11:30 am Opposite Lake King Agencies
Ravensthorpe Road
Newdegate Wednesday
31 August
1:30 pm 4:00 pm Near Newdegate Roadhouse
Maley Street
Kulin Thursday
1 September
9:30 am 11:30 am Near the Visitor Discovery Zone
Johnston Street
Kondinin Thursday
1 September
1:30 pm 4:00 pm Opposite the Post Office
Jones Street
Hyden Friday
2 September
9 am 3 pm Hyden Swimming Pool car park
McPherson Street
Narembeen Monday
5 September
9:30 am 4:00 pm Near Apex Park
Currall Street
Bruce Rock Tuesday
6 September
9 am 3 pm Next to the Amphitheatre
Johnson Street
Southern Cross Wednesday
7 September
9 am 4 pm In front of the Community Centre
Antares Street
Coolgardie Thursday
8 September
10:30 am 3:00 pm Near the Community Resource Centre
Bayley Street

Page last updated: 26 July 2016