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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Health Alert

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Keeping our Community Safe - click on link to read Council's newsletter addressing Coronavirus - Newsletter 30 March 2020

Council services

Effective 30 March 2020, the District Council of Franklin Harbour has updated a range of measures to its operations. These measures are in response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, to ensure the health and safety of its staff and the community, while providing the continuity of essential services.

Details of this are set out below:

Council Office

For the safety of staff and the community all enquiries are encouraged to be directed to staff via phone or email, if you wish to contact the Council Office please call 08 8629 2019 or email council@franklinharbour.sa.gov.au

Playgrounds, parks and reserves

All playgrounds and skate parks are closed from Monday, 30 March in line with the Federal Government’s restrictions. Signage has been placed at these sites.

While our parks and reserves are still open for exercise, people are reminded of the Federal Government’s limit on two people per social gathering (with exemptions for members of the same household).

Visitor Information Centre, Craft Shop and Historical Museum

The Visitor Information Centre, Craft Shop and Historical Museum are all closed until further notice.

Visitor Information can be located at www.franklinharbour.sa.gov.au

Public Toilets & Showers

All public toilets remain open and the cleaning of these facilities has increased. Showers at Port Gibbon and Lucky Bay have been closed until further notice.

Library

Due to the latest Federal Government restrictions, the Library has been closed to the general public. The library are operating a Call & Collect service for library patrons, and for those self-isolating are providing a Drop & Wave service were items can be delivered to your door, there are strict guidelines for these services and these services can change at any time, please contact the library on 8629 2320 for further information.

Refuse Site

The refuse site remains open and can be accessed by the general public at the normal opening times, please ensure social distancing is undertaken at all times whilst attending this site.

Travel

People are urged to avoid any non-essential travel plans, including holiday travel planned for the Easter long weekend and school holiday break.

This information will continue to be updated, last updated 2.30pm 31 March 2020.

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Religion & Churches

ANGLICAN CHURCH - SAINT HUGH'S CHURCH OF ENGLAND

10 Fifth Street

 

ASSEMBLY OF GOD
Cowell Family Worship Centre 14 Main Street 

Service times displayed in window

 

CATHOLIC CHURCH - OUR LADY STAR OF THE SEA

23 Second Street

CONTACT:8629 2018

 

LUTHERN CHURCH
CONTACT: Mrs Julie Magnay 8629 2079 or Mrs Gloria Brine 8629 2567
Service times on notice board. Located on the corner of Story Road and Lincoln Highway.

 

UNITING CHURCH
6 Second Street

CONTACT: Ministry Team - Judy Wiseman 8629 2054, Judy Francis 8629 2171, J Schiller 8629 2331
L Schiller 8629 2331

 

UNITING CHURCH LADIES GUILD
CONTACT: Judy Francis 8629 2171