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

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:

  • Condobolin on 4 October
    Stopping location: Near Renown Park, McDonnell Street. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Trundle on 5 October
    Stopping location: Near the Trundle Hotel, Forbes Street. 9:30 am to 11:30 am
  • Tottenham on 5 October
    Stopping location: Near the Memorial Hall, Bulbodney Street. 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Narromine on 6 October
    Stopping location: In front of the Men’s Shed, Dandaloo Street. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Coonamble on 9 October
    Stopping location: In front of the Visitor Information Centre, Castlereagh Street. 10:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Gulargambone on 10 October
    Stopping location: In front of Gulargambone Hall, Bourbah Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Gilgandra on 11 October
    Stopping location: Near the Shopping Plaza, Miller Street 9 am to 4 pm
  • Peak Hill on 12 October
    Stopping location: Near the Commercial Gardens, Caswell Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm

Western Australia

Golden Wattle is visiting:

  • Perenjori on 20 September
  • Stopping location: Opposite the Community Resource Centre, Fowler Street. 9 am to 11 am
  • Carnamah on 20 September
    Stopping location: Near Henry Perkin Gardens, MacPherson Street. 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Dalwallinu on 21 September
    Stopping location: Opposite Dalwallinu Discovery Centre, Johnston Street. 10:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Koorda on 22 September
    Stopping location: Lions Park car park, Birdwood Street. 10:30 am to 3:00 pm
  • Cunderdin on 26 September
    Stopping location: Near the Community Resource Centre, Main Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Kellerberrin on 27 September
    Stopping location: Opposite the Community Resource Centre, Massingham Street. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Bruce Rock on 28 September
    Stopping location: Next to the Amphitheatre, Johnson Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Merredin on 29 September
    Stopping location: Opposite the Community Resource Centre. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Mukinbudin on 2 October
    Stopping location: Opposite Mukinbudin Hotel, Shadbolt Street. 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
  • Coolgardie on 3 October
    Stopping location: Near Coolgardie Park, Bayley Street. 10:30 am to 4:00 pm

Victoria

Desert Rose is visiting:

  • Buxton on 20 September
  • Stopping location: Near the Recreation Reserve, Maroondah Highway. 9 am to 11 am
  • Taggerty on 20 September
    Stopping location: In front of the Taggerty School, Taggerty–Thornton Road. 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Marysville on 21 September
    Stopping location: Adjacent to the Information Centre, Murchison Street. 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
  • Healesville on 22 September
    Stopping location: Coronation Park car park, River Street. 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
  • Nyora on 25 September
    Stopping location: Opposite the General Store, Mitchell Street. 9:30 am to 11:30 am
  • Poowong on 25 September
    Stopping location: Opposite the Swimming Pool, Ranceby Road. 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Mirboo North on 26 September
    Stopping location: Opposite the Shire Hall, Strzelecki Highway. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Rawson on 27 September
    Stopping location: Shopping complex car park, Pinnacle Drive. 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
  • Warburton on 28 September
    Stopping location: Opposite the Service Station, Warburton Highway. 10:00 am to 2:30 pm

South Australia

Golden Wattle is visiting:

  • Yalata on 10 October
    Stopping location: In front of the Training Centre, Yalata Square. 10:30 am to 2:00 pm
  • Lock on 11 October
    Stopping location: Near the Community Health & Welfare Centre, North Terrace. 10:30 am to 3:30 pm
  • Cleve on 12 October
    Stopping location: Adjacent to the RSL Hall, Fourth Street. 9 am to 12 noon
  • Arno Bay on 12 October
    Stopping location: Near Turnbull Park, Tel El Kebir Terrace. 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Cowell on 13 October
    Stopping location: Near the Lions Park, Thompson Drive. 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
  • Kimba on 16 October
    Stopping location: In front of the Memorial Hall, High Street. 10:30 am to 3:00 pm
  • Quorn on 17 October
    Stopping location: Opposite the Newsagency, Corner Sixth Street & Horrocks Highway. 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
  • Burra on 18 October
    Stopping location: Opposite the Town Hall, Market Street. 9 am to 4 pm
  • Morgan on 19 October
    Stopping location: In front of the Council Office, Fourth Street. 9 am to 2pm

Page last updated: 20 September 2017