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:

  • Wallaga Lake on 27 April
    Stopping location: Near the Land Council Building, Umbarra Road. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Bermagui on 28 April
    Stopping location: Near Dickinson Park, off Lamont Street. 9 am to 3 pm
  • Merimbula on 1 May
    Stopping location: Near the Information Centre, Beach Street. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Eden on 2 May
    Stopping location: Tourist Information Centre car park, Mitchell Street. 9 am to 3 pm
  • Delegate on 3 May
    Stopping location: Near the Post Office, Bombala Street. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Bombala on 4 May
    Stopping location: Swimming Pool car park, Therry Street. 9 am to 3 pm
  • Jindabyne on 5 May
    Stopping location: Town Centre car park, Jindabyne Road. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Adaminaby on 8 May
    Stopping location: Opposite the Snow Goose Hotel, Baker Street. 10 am to 2 pm
  • Gundagai on 9 May
    Stopping location: Near the Rural Transaction Centre, Sheridan Street. 10:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Batlow on 10 May
    Stopping location: Near Batlow Library, Pioneer Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Tumbarumba on 11 May
    Stopping location: Adjacent to the NAB Bank, The Parade. 9:00 am to 2:30 pm
  • Urana on 16 May
    Stopping location: Adjacent to the Memorial Hall, Anna Street. 10 am to 4 pm
  • Jerilderie on 17 May
    Stopping location: In front of the Civic Centre, Jerilderie Street. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Finley on 18 May
    Stopping location: Near Central Arcade, Pinnuck Street. 9 am to 4 pm
  • 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

South Australia

Desert Rose is visiting:

  • Naracoorte on 9 May
    Stopping location: MacIntosh Square, Jones Street. 10 am to 4 pm
  • Keith on 10 May
    Stopping location: Near Don Moseley Park, Heritage Street. 10 am to 3 pm
  • Swan Reach on 11 May
    Stopping location: Near the Community Health Centre, Nildottie Road. 10 am to 12 pm
  • Blanchetown on 11 May
    Stopping location: Near the Old Post Office, Egerton Street. 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
  • Jamestown on Friday 12 May
    Stopping location: In front of the Town Hall, Ayr Street. 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
  • Andamooka on 15 May
    Stopping location: In front of the Town Management Committee Office, Roxby Downs–Andamooka Road. 11 am to 4 pm
  • Roxby Downs on 16 May
    Stopping location: Community Club car park, Off Burgoyne Street. 8:30 am to 2:30 pm
  • Leigh Creek on 17 May
    Stopping location: Town Oval, Black Oak Drive. 11 am to 4 pm
  • Hawker on 18 May
    Stopping location: Near Blue Burt Park, Elder Terrace. 10:30 am to 2:30 pm

Victoria

Desert Rose is visiting:

  • Apollo Bay on 1 May
    Stopping location: Foreshore car park, Great Ocean Road Road. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Cobden on 2 May
    Stopping location: Adjacent to the Senior Citizens Hall, Parrott Street. 10:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Port Campbell on 3 May
    Stopping location: Port Campbell Foreshore, Lord Street. 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
  • Nelson on 4 May
    Stopping location: Information Centre car park, Leake Street. 9:30 am to 3:00 pm

Page last updated: 24 April 2017