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:

  • 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:

  • Mungindi on 15 June
    Stopping location: In front of the Rural Transaction Centre, St George Street. 10 am to 3 pm
  • Delungra on 4 July
    Stopping location: Home and Community Care Building car park, Inverell Street. 10:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Warialda on 5 July
    Stopping location: Council Chambers car park, Stephen Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Bingara on 6 July
    Stopping location: Near the Roxy Theatre, Cunningham Street. 9 am to 3 pm
  • Ebor on 7 July
    Stopping location: Near Fusspots Cafe, Waterfall Way. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Uralla on 10 July
    Stopping location: Visitor Information Centre car park, Bridge Street. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Walcha on 11 July
    Stopping location: Opposite McHattan Park, Fitzroy Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Bendemeer on 12 July
    Stopping location: Near the Post Office, Caroline Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Nundle on 13 July
    Stopping location: Near Captain Cook Park, Jenkins Street. 9:30 am to 3:00 pm

Queensland

Desert Rose is visiting:

  • Moonie on 20 June
    Stopping location: Near the Moonie Rural Transaction Centre, Corner Moonie and Leichhardt Highways. 10 am to 3 pm
  • Jandowae on 21 June
    Stopping location: Adjacent to the Community Centre, George Street. 9:30 am to 11:30 am
  • Brigalow on 21 June
    Stopping location: Near Brigalow OCWA Park, Campbell Street. 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Wandoan on 22 June
    Stopping location: Near O'Sullivan Park, Henderson Road. 9:30 am to 11:30 am
  • Guluguba on 22 June
    Stopping location: Opposite the State School, Fosters Road. 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Yuleba on 23 June
    Stopping location: Opposite the Post Office, Stephenson Street. 9:30 am to 11:30 am
  • Wallumbilla on 23 June
    Stopping location: In front of Calico Cottage, Warrego Highway. 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Mungallala on 26 June
    Stopping location: Near the General Store, Tyrconnel Street. 10 am to 2 pm
  • Chinchilla on 27 June
    Stopping location: Cultural Centre car park, Middle Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Condamine on 28 June
    Stopping location: Opposite the Condomine Bell Hotel, Wambo Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Tara on 29 June
    Stopping location: Opposite the Commercial Hotel, Day Street. 9:00 am to 2:30 pm

South Australia

Golden Wattle is visiting:

  • Balaklava on 3 July
    Stopping location: Triangle Park, Edith Terrace. 10:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Booleroo Centre on 4 July
    Stopping location: Opposite IGA Supermarket, Stephens Street. 10:00 am to 2:30 pm
  • Wudinna on 5 July
    Stopping location: Adjacent to the General Store, Ballantyne Street. 10:00 am to 2:30 pm
  • Koonibba on 6 July
    Stopping location: Near the Administration Building, Burgoyne Street. 9:30 am to 3:00 pm

Victoria

Golden Wattle is visiting:

  • 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
  • Rupanyup on 27 June
    Opposite Boyd's Cafe, Cromie Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Dimboola on 28 June
    Stopping location: Opposite IGA, Lochiel Street. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Nhill on 29 June
    Stopping location: Opposite Home Hardware, Western Highway. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Kaniva on 30 June
    Stopping location: In front of the Men's Shed, Commercial Street. 9 am to 2 pm

Western Australia

Golden Wattle is visiting:

  • Salmon Gums on 12 July
    Stopping location: Salmon Gums Hall car park, Coolgardie - Esperance Highway. 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
  • Jerramungup on 13 July
    Stopping location: Near IGA, Corner Tobruk Road and Moorshead Street. 11 am to 4 pm
  • Bremer Bay on 14 July
    Stopping location: In front of the Community Resource Centre, Mary Street. 10 am to 3 pm
  • Gnowangerup on 17 July
    Stopping location: Adjacent to the Shire Office, Corner Yougenup Road and Allardyce Street. 10:30 am to 3:00 pm
  • Newdegate on 18 July
    Stopping location: Near Newdegate Roadhouse, Maley Street. 9 am to 11 am
  • Lake King on 18 July
    Stopping location: Opposite Lake King Agencies, Ravensthorpe Road. 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Lake Grace on 19 July
    Stopping location: Near The Shed, Stubbs Street. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Ongerup on 20 July
    Stopping location: Adjacent to the Library, Eldridge Street. 9:30 am to 1:30 pm

Page last updated: 20 June 2017