During these difficult and challenging times, our local businesses are adapting under adversity, continuing to service the Central Goldfields Shire. Many are still open for business in some format, and needing our support! Please note changes to business operations as of 27th, March, 2020 with recent COVID-19 Trading Restrictions enforced.
-All Restaurants, Cafes, Pubs are closed to public dining, but most are offering take-away options. Please contact them directly via phone, Facebook or websites to continue supporting them under these difficult times. View contact details on our Take Away Food page.
-McDonalds and KFC are drive through option only.
-The Maryborough Highland Society and Maryborough Golf Club as are all Sports Clubs closed until further notice
-The Maryborough Paramount Theatre is closed.
-Maryborough Sports and Leisure Centre and all Gymnasiums and Indoor Sporting Venues are closed.
-All Church services suspended until further notice
-Schools are closed from the end of classes 23rd March until further notice
-Weddings & Funerals (restrictions apply check latest updates)
-Hairdressers - many local hairdressers have opted to close
-Caravan Parks Closed to Visitors (exemption to permit residents and existing in emergency accommodation)
-Camping Grounds Closed
-Fossicking in Victoria is not permitted unless on owners property
-Fishing in Victoria is not permitted unless on owners property
-The Central Goldfields Shire Departments are closed to the public but operating behind closed doors still serving the community. Contact them via their normal numbers.
-Still permitted to open for business: Supermarkets, Chemists, Maryborough Advertiser (office closed contact via phone or email), Police and Emergency Services, Petrol Stations, Bakeries, Butchers, VIC Roads (limitations with testing) Bottle Shops, Factories, Post Office, Trades, Delivery & Freight Service, Dentists, Health Care Facilities, Medical Clinics, Banks, Retailers, Construction, Hardware Stores. Many retailers have modified their business hours and offer an online service to utilize under the present conditions.
-Accommodation Providers (non-caravan park) are still permitted to open.
Please note the COVID-19 Testing Clinic contact number - 035461 0362; this is NOT a Medical Clinic. No Walk-Up appointments available. You need to make an appointment first!
We urge local business through the Central Goldfields Shire to tag our Visit Maryborough Facebook page to keep us updated with their current operating details.
We thank them all, and urge everyone to continue supporting local business and to follow the guidelines of the Victorian State Government Health and Human Services. :Reduce your risk of coronavirus
- These details are subject to change at any time, we will be doing our best to keep you updated.
The Central Goldfields Shire Visitor Information Centre is still operating Monday to Friday; 9am-5pm via phone: (03) 5460 4511 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org . We encourage visitors, residents and business operators to contact us so that we can assist further with enquiries or questions you may have throughout this duration.
For the latest updates from the Central Goldfields Shire Council visit: https://www.centralgoldfields.vic.gov.au/Council/COVID-19-Coronavirus-Information