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

Destination Date Start time Finish time Site
Woodburn Tuesday
28 March
9:30 am 4:00 pm Adjacent to the Church
Cedar Street
Iluka Wednesday
29 March
9:00 am 2:30 pm Near Iluka Bowls Club
Spenser Street
Taylors Arm Thursday
30 March
9:30 am 4:00 pm Taylors Arm Sports Reserve
Taylors Arm Road
Wauchope Friday
31 March
9:30 am 4:00 pm Near the Rotary Club Hall
Oxley Lane
Comboyne Monday
3 April
9:30 am 4:00 pm Adjacent to the Rural Transaction Centre
Comboyne Street
Kendall Tuesday
4 April
9:00 am 3:30 pm Near the Community Op Shop
Comboyne Street
Bulahdelah Wednesday
5 April
9 am 4 pm Near Wade Park
Crawford Street
Stroud Thursday
6 April
9:30 am 4:00 pm Near Stroud Swimming Pool
Cowper Street
Karuah Friday
7 April
9 am 4 pm Karuah Centre car park
Tarean Road
Denman Monday
10 April
10:30 am 4:00 pm Opposite the Visitor Information Centre
Palace Street
Merriwa Tuesday
11 April
9:30 am 2:00 pm Near the Fitzroy Hotel
Bettington Street

Queensland

Destination Date Start time Finish time Site
Kenilworth Tuesday
21 March
9:30 am 2:30 pm Opposite the Showgrounds
Maleny-Kenilworth Road
Yarraman Wednesday
22 March
9 am 4 pm Near Memorial Park
Toomey Street
Maleny Thursday
23 March
9:30 am 1:30 pm Maleny Neighbourhood Centre car park
Bicentenary Lane

Tasmania

Destination Date Start time Finish time Site
Oatlands Tuesday
21 March
10:00 am 3:30 pm Adjacent to the Council Chambers
Stutzer Street
Orford Wednesday
22 March
9 am 3 pm Near Our Park
Walpole Street
Nubeena Thursday
23 March
9 am 4 pm Judd Park car park
Main Road
Murdunna Friday
24 March
9:30 am 11:30 am Near the General Store
Arthur Highway
Dunalley Friday
24 March
1 pm 4 pm Opposite the General Store
Arthur Highway
Primrose Sands Monday
27 March
9:30 am 4:00 pm Opposite the General Store
Primrose Sands Road
Opossum Bay Tuesday
28 March
9 am 12 pm Opossum Bay Park car park
Spitfarm Road
Cremorne Tuesday
28 March
1:30 pm 4:00 pm Opposite the Service Station
Frederick Henry Parade
Kettering Wednesday
29 March
9 am 4 pm Near Kettering Hall and Oval
Channel Highway
Dover Thursday
30 March
9:00 am 2:30 pm Opposite Dover RSL
Chapman Avenue
Ouse Tuesday
4 April
10 am 2 pm Adjacent to the Lachlan Hotel
Lyell Highway
Queenstown Wednesday
5 April
9 am 4 pm Queenstown RSL car park
McNamara Street
Strahan Thursday
6 April
9 am 4 pm Strahan Esplanade car park
The Esplanade
Zeehan Friday
7 April
9 am 3 pm Adjacent to Howards Park
Frederick Street
Waratah Monday
10 April
9:30 am 3:00 pm Opposite the Post Office
Smith Street
Smithton Tuesday
11 April
9 am 4 pm Nelson Street car park
Nelson Street
Stanley Wednesday
12 April
9 am 2 pm Godfreys Beach car park
Off Church Street

Page last updated: 21 March 2017