COVID-19 Update: Re-Opening of Community Centres

Last updated: Friday 11 June, 2021

COMMUNITY CENTRES NOW OPEN, RESTRICTIONS REMAIN IN PLACE

With the easing of government restrictions, Council is pleased to announce the reopening of community centres for ongoing and casual hirers.

All centres have a COVID Safe Plan in place and all users and hirers are also required to have an approved COVID Safe Plan in place and on file.

COUNCIL LED PROGRAMMING

All face-to-face, Council-led programming has been postponed, cancelled or transitioned online until 1 July. All participants booked into these programs will have been directly contacted regarding these changes and appropriate action taken. 

REMAINING GOVERNMENT RESTRICTIONS

Community are reminded of the government restrictions that remain in place throughout all of Council’s community facilities which include:

  • Maximum of 50 visitors per facility
  • Maximum group size: 10 people per space
  • Density quotient of 1 person per 4sqm per space applies
  • physical distancing requirements of 1.5 meters
  • face masks MUST be worn when inside a community facility and outdoors where physical distancing is not possible.

For more information about Council’s Covid safe plans, please visit the website.

For more information about casual hiring, please visit Council’s ‘Venues for Hire’ webpage.

ONGOING COMMUNITY SUPPORT AND FOOD RELIEF

Council’s Community Connector Hubs will continue to respond to community needs and deliver elements of the Hub services, like food relief, social connection, service referrals and job readiness programs. To find your closest Community Connector Hub, click here.

FREE ONLINE PROGRAMS CONTINUE

The Melton City Council Learning Directory team are continuing to provide free online programs and workshops via this website and our YouTube channel. Keep an eye on our Facebook page for updates on these exciting programs.

 

This article will be updated with any relevant information when it becomes available. If you have any questions, please contact us on 9747 7200.