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 on
    • how financial matters may impact your Centrelink payments
    • payment and service options to suit 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 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.

New South Wales

Destination Date Start time Finish time Site
Mulwala Wednesday
27 January
9 am 4 pm Behind Lake Mulwala
Hotel Motel, Inglis Street
Tocumwal Thursday
28 January
9 am 4 pm Tocumwal Foreshore
Deniliquin Road
Finley Friday
29 January
9 am 3:30 pm Near Central Arcade
Pinnuck Street
Wakool Monday
1 February
10 am 4 pm Opposite the Post Office
Cook Street
Mathoura Tuesday
2 February
9 am 4 pm Mathoura Visitor Centre car park
Moama Street
Tooleybuc Thursday
11 February
9 am 11 am Opposite the shopping precinct
Murray Street

Queensland

Destination Date Start time Finish time Site
Gayndah Tuesday
19 January
10 am 4 pm In front of the Town Hall
Capper Street
Mundubbera Wednesday
20 January
9:30 am 4 pm In front of the Technical Services Building
Lyons Street
Eidsvold Thursday
21 January
9 am 4 pm Near Apex Park
Moreton Street
Monto Friday
22 January
9 am 3 pm Near Monto Community Hall
Newton Street
Tin Can Bay Monday
25 January
10:30 am 4 pm Near the RSL Hall
Tin Can Bay Road
Rainbow Beach Wednesday
27 January
9 am 4 pm Public Car Park
Off Spectrum Street
Goomeri Thursday
28 January
9:30 am 4 pm In front of the Swimming Pool
Moore Street
Macleay Island Tuesday
2 February
9:30 am 2:30 pm Near the Community Centre
Southsea Terrace
Russell Island Wednesday
3 February
10 am 2:30 pm Near the Community Centre
Jackson Road
Aratula Thursday
4 February
9:30 am 4 pm Aratula Shell Roadhouse car park
Cunningham Highway
Inglewood Friday
5 February
10 am 3 pm Near the Spar Supermarket
Elizabeth Street
Moonie Monday
8 February
10:30 am 3:30 pm Near the Moonie Rural Transaction Centre
Corner Moonie and Leichhardt Highways
Miles Tuesday
9 February
9 am 3:30 pm Adjacent to BP Miles
Dawson Street
Taroom Wednesday
10 February
9 am 2 pm In front of the Information Centre
Miller Street
Injune Thursday
11 February
9:30 am 3 pm Injune Memorial Hall car park
Hutton Street
Rolleston Tuesday
16 February
10:30 am 3 pm Adjacent to the Rural Transaction Centre
Planet Street
Theodore Wednesday
17 February
9:30 am 4 pm Opposite the ANZ Bank
Sixth Avenue
Baralaba Thursday
18 February
9:30 am 11:30 am Public car park
Stopford Street
Goovigen Thursday
18 February
1:30 pm 4 pm Adjacent to Goovigen Town Hall
Stone Crescent
Moura Friday
19 February
9 am 3 pm In front of the Coal n Cattle Hotel Motel
Dawson Highway
Mount Morgan Monday
22 February
9:30 am 3:30 pm Near the Grand Hotel
Morgan Street
Middlemount Tuesday
23 February
10 am 3 pm Town Square
James Randell Drive
Blackwater Wednesday
24 February
9 am 4 pm Blackwater Library car park
Wey Street
Duaringa Thursday
25 February
9 am 2 pm Adjacent to the Community Building
Corner Elizabeth and William Streets

Victoria

Destination Date Start time Finish time Site
Kinglake Tuesday
19 January
9 am 4 pm Near the Kinglake Hotel
Aitken Crescent
Yea Wednesday
20 January
9 am 4 pm Near the Swimming Pool
High Street
Nagambie Thursday
21 January
9 am 4 pm Central car park
High Street
Bonnie Doon Friday
22 January
10 am 3:30 pm Near the Post Office
Bon Crescent
Numurkah Monday
25 January
9 am 4 pm Near the Town Hall
Knox Street
Gunbower Wednesday
3 February
9 am 4 pm Near the Post Office
Murray Valley Highway
Rochester Thursday
4 February
9 am 3 pm Adjacent to Central Park
Moore street
Cohuna Tuesday
9 February
9 am 4 pm In front of the Visitors Centre
King George Street
Kerang Wednesday
10 February
9 am 3:30 pm Behind the Memorial Hall/RSL Club Rooms
Wellington Street
Manangatang Thursday
11 February
1 pm 4 pm Near Manangatang Park
Wattle Street
Robinvale Friday
12 February
9 am 2:30 pm Opposite the Police Station
Bromley Road

South Australia

Destination Date Start time Finish time Site
Eudunda Monday
15 February
10:30 am 4 pm Adjacent to the Town Hall
Bruce Street
Spalding Tuesday
16 February
9 am 3 pm Near the Council Office
Main Street
Kimba Wednesday
17 February
10:30 am 3:30 pm In front of the Memorial Hall
High Street
Scotdesco Thursday
18 February
11 am 3 pm In front the Training and Conference Centre
Scotdesco Community

Page last updated: 9 February 2016