Service changes during the holidays

Tuesday 07 December 2021

We will be operating some of our services on adjusted timetables during the Christmas and New Year holiday period.

Customer service

Our customer service centres will have adjusted operating times:

  • Christmas Eve Friday 24 December: Closing 2pm
  • Christmas Day (holiday) Monday 27 December: Closed
  • Boxing Day (holiday) Tuesday 28 December: Closed
  • New Years Day (holiday) Monday 3 January: Closed

Service times on all other days will operate usual hours: Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5pm.

Waste and recycling collections

No changes. Regular waste and recycling collections will continue throughout the entire holiday period. 

Recycling Drop-off Centre trading hours

The Burnley Depot for cardboard and paper drop offs will remain open throughout. 

The Clifton Hill Recycling drop off centre hours are listed below:

Date  Opening hours
 Friday 17 Dec 2021  8:30am - 12:00pm
 Saturday 18 Dec 2021  9:00am - 4:45pm
 Sunday 19 Dec 2021  9:00am - 4:45pm
 Monday 20 Dec 2021  8:30am - 3:45pm
 Tuesday 21 Dec 2021  8:30am - 3:45pm
 Wednesday 22 Dec 2021  8:30am - 3:45pm
 Thursday 23 Dec 2021  8:30am - 3:45pm
 Friday 24 Dec 2021
(Christmas Eve)
 8:30am - 12:00pm
 Saturday 25 Dec 2021
(Christmas Day)
 Sunday 26 Dec 2021
(Boxing Day)
 9:00am - 4:45pm
Monday 27 Dec 2021  8:30am - 3:45pm
Tuesday 28 Dec 2021   8:30am - 3:45pm
Wednesday 29 Dec 2021   8:30am - 3:45pm
Thursday 30 Dec 2021   8:30am - 3:45pm
 Friday 31 Dec 2021
(New Year’s Eve)
 8:30am - 12:00pm
 Saturday 1 Jan 2022
(New Year’s Day)
 Sunday 2 Jan 2022  9:00am - 4:45pm


Our libraries will be operating on adjusted timetables. Visit the Yarra Libraries website for more information about changed opening hours.


Visit the Yarra Leisure website for updated information on services.

Gleadell Street Market

The Gleadell Street Market will be closed on the following days:

  • Christmas Day - Saturday 25 December
  • New Years Day - Saturday 1 January.

The market will reopen on Saturday 8 January, 2022. 

Contact us

Please get in touch if you have any questions about our services. 


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