Mobile Service Centres

Centrelink, Medicare and other government staff travel in mobile offices to rural and regional areas to help people with our services and payments.

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

Desert Rose is visiting:

  • Merriwa on 24 July
    Stopping location: In front of the Fitzroy Hotel, Bettington Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Denman on 25 July
    Stopping location: Adjacent to the Royal Hotel, Palace Street. 9:00 am to 2:30 pm
  • Niagara Park on 26 July
    Stopping location: Niagara Park Shopping Complex car park, Washington Avenue. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Wollombi on 27 July
    Stopping location: Near the Tennis Courts, Negro Street. 10:00 am to 2:30 pm
  • Kendall on 1 August
    Stopping location: Near the Community Op Shop, Comboyne Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Wauchope on 2 August
    Stopping location: Near the Rotary Club Hall, Oxley Lane. 9 am to 3 pm
  • Bellingen on 3 August
  • Stopping location: In front of the Neighbourhood House, Hyde Street. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Dorrigo on 4 August
    Stopping location: In front of the Masonic Hall, Hickory Street. 9 am to 3 pm

Queensland

Desert Rose is visiting:

  • Tenterfield on 7 August
    Stopping location: Foodworks car park, High Street. 10:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Texas on 8 August
    Stopping location: Swimming Pool car park, Broadway. 10 am to 4 pm
  • Inglewood on 9 August
    Stopping location: In front of the Lions Park, Cunningham Highway. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Leyburn on 10 August
    Stopping location: Near the CWA Hall, Macintyre Street. 9:30 am to 1:30 pm
  • Nanango on 15 August
    Stopping location: Adjacent to the Courthouse, Henry Street. 11 am to 4 pm
  • Proston on 16 August
    Stopping location: Opposite the Library, Blake Street. 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
  • Lowmead on 17 August
    Stopping location: Opposite the Lowmead Town Hall, Lowmead Road. 10:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Woodgate on 18 August
    Stopping location: Near Woodgate Beach Park, The Esplanade. 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
  • Cordalba on 21 August
    Stopping location: Near the General Store, Queen Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Booyal on 22 August
    Stopping location: Booyal Roadhouse Fuel and Restaurant car park, Bruce Highway. 9 am to 3 pm
  • Tiaro on 23 August
    Stopping location: Near Foodworks, Mayne Street. 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
  • Goomeri on 24 August
    Stopping location: Near the Swimming Pool, Corner Moore and Maudsley Streets. 9 am to 2 pm

Western Australia

Golden Wattle is visiting:

  • Mount Barker on 25 July
    Stopping location: Community Resource Centre car park, Lowood Road. 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
  • Kojonup on 26 July
    Stopping location: Kojonup Shire car park, Off Albany Highway. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Wagin on 27 July
    Stopping location: Near Beaurepaires, Tudhoe Street. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Katanning on 28 July
    Stopping location: Opposite the Council Chambers, Austral Terrace. 9 am to 3 pm
  • Quinninup on 31 July
    Stopping location: Near the Quinninup Community Centre, Wheatley Coast Road. 11 am to 4 pm
  • Northcliffe on 1 August
    Stopping location: Visitor Information Centre car park, Muirillup Road. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Pemberton on 2 August
    Stopping location: Opposite the Pemberton Hotel, Brockman Street. 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
  • Augusta on 3 August
    Stopping location: Near the Community Resource Centre, Allnut Terrace. 9 am to 2 pm
  • Manjimup on 8 August
    Stopping location: Manjimup Resource Centre car park, Rose Street. 10:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Bridgetown on 9 August
    Stopping location: Railway Station car park, Spencer Street. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Nannup on 10 August
    Stopping location: Opposite the Shire Office, Adam Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Donnybrook on 11 August
    Stopping location: Near the Community Resource Centre, South Western Highway. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Collie on 14 August
    Stopping location: PCYC car park, Forrest Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Yarloop on 15 August
    Stopping location: Near the Yarloop Hall, Station Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Waroona on 16 August
    Stopping location: Community Resource Centre car park, Henning Street. 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
  • Boddington on 17 August
    Stopping location: Near the Community Resource Centre, Bannister Road. 9 am to 2 pm
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