Festive season hours

Council offices will be closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day. Glen Eira Town Hall and the Service Centre will close at 3pm on Thursday 24 December and Thursday 31 December

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Glen Eira Town Hall and the Service Centre

Glen Eira Town Hall and the Service Centre will close at 3pm on Thursday 24 December and Tuesday 31 December.

We will be closed on the following public holidays:

  • Friday 25 December, Christmas Day
  • Monday 28 December, in lieu of Boxing Day
  • Friday 1 January, New Year's Day

If the matter is urgent, contact us on 03 9524 3333.

Waste and recycling services

Put your bins out on the same day of the week as normal — even if it’s a public holiday. Our garbage, recycling and green waste collections operate Monday to Friday, including all public holidays.

Hard rubbish and bundled branches collections

The hard rubbish collections will recommence from Monday 4 January 2020 and bundled branch collections will continue throughout this time. Bookings can still be made online or by contacting our Service Centre on 03 9524 3333.

Library operating hours

All our libraries will close at 3pm on Thursday 24 December and Thursday 31 December and will be closed on the following days:

  • Friday 25 December, Christmas Day
  • Saturday 26 December, Boxing Day
  • Sunday 27 December
  • Monday 28 December, in lieu of Boxing Day
  • Friday 1 January, New Year's Day

Glen Eira Leisure operating hours

Glen Eira Sports and Aquatic Centre

  • Thursday 24 December, 5.45am to 6pm
  • Friday 25 December, closed Christmas Day
  • Saturday 26 December, 8am to 6pm
  • Monday 28 December, 8am to 6pm 
  • Thursday 31 December, 5.45am to 6pm
  • Wednesday 1 January, 12pm to 6pm

Please note pools close earlier.

Caulfield Recreation Centre

  • Thursday 24 December, 8am to 12pm
  • Friday 25 December, Christmas Day closed
  • Saturday 26 December, 8am to 12pm
  • Monday 28 December, 8am to 12pm 
  • Thursday 31 December, 8am to 12pm 
  • Wednesday 1 January, closed New Year's Day