08 8664 1139

Christmas Closures 2017

 Council Office Closures

Jamestown Administration Office

Closes:      3.00pm Friday 22 December 2017

Opens:      9.00am Tuesday 2 January 2018

Jamestown Office returns to normal business hours from 2 January 2018

Gladstone Administration Office

Closes:      2.00pm Friday 22 December 2017

Opens:      9.00am Monday 8 January 2018

Gladstone Office will open at reduced business hours during Jan and Feb; 

January Dates Open:    8th, 10th, 15th, 17th, 22nd, 24th, 29th, 31st

February Dates Open:  2nd, 5th, 7th, 9th, 12th, 14th, 16th, 19th, 21st, 23rd, 26th

Gladstone Office returns to normal business hours from 26 February 2018

Spalding Administration Office

Closes:     12 noon Thursday 14 December 2017

Opens:     10.00amTuesday 9 January 2018

Spalding Office will open at reduced business hours for Jan and Feb;

January Dates Open:    Tuesdays only 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th

February Dates Open:  Tuesdays only  6th, 13th, 20th, 27th

Spalding Office returns to normal business hours of two days per week from 27 February 2018.

Council Meetings

Ordinary meetings of the Northern Areas Council are held at the Council Chambers 94 Ayr Street Jamestown on the third Tuesday of each month commencing at 2.00pm

General public are always welcome to attend.

Upcoming meeting dates are:

Tues 23 January 2018



Tues 20 February 2018



Tues 20 March 2018



After hours Emergency Council Contact During Christmas Closure

Please call 0488 999 808

Dog Control Officer: Garry Harris 0419 858 375

After Hours Emergency Only Chief Executive Officer 0417 844 813

Flinders Mobile Library Christmas Closure

Flinders Mobile Library service will close 4.00pm Friday 15 December 2017

The library will open 8.30am Tuesday 2 January 2018

Don’t forget if you run out of reading material you can always borrow eBooks and eAudio items via our website at flindersmobile.sa.gov.au

All you require is your library card number and PIN.

Visits for January 2018 within the Northern Areas Council are as follows:

Tuesday - 2  January - Laura

Wednesday - 3  January - Gladstone

Wednesday - 10 January - Georgetown, Gulnare, and Spalding

Friday - 12 January - Yacka

For more information, or to view the 2018 timetable, please refer to our website under the heading of Library Timetable.

Flinders Mobile Library staff wish to thank all their borrowers celebrating the season a very Merry Christmas and a safe and Happy New Year.

Kerbside Collections - Christmas and New Year Period

Kerbside waste collections continue over the Christmas New Year period as listed in the Waste and Recycling calendar 

Please Note the following changes to Waste Collection Times

Mon 25 Dec 2017 changed to Sat 23 Dec 2017

Mon 1 Jan 2018 changed to Sat 30 Dec 2017

Transfer Stations - Christmas and New Year Period


Open normal operating times
Sun 24 Dec 1pm-4pm

Wed 27 Dec 11am–1pm

Sun 31 Dec 1pm– 4pm


Open normal operating times

 Sun 24 Dec 10am-1pm

Wed 27 Dec 12 noon–3pm

Sun 31 Dec 10am– 1pm


Sun 24 Dec 3pm-5pm

Closed Tuesday 26 December 2017

Sun 31 Dec 3pm–5pm

Northern Passenger Transport Network

Closed for both office contact and passenger services, from these dates:

Closes: Friday 22 December 2017

Opens: Monday 8 January 2018

For further details please contact Lyn Forster
Phone 8666 2255, or Email lyn@mtr.sa.gov.au

Hydrotherapy Pool Christmas Closure

The Jamestown Hydrotherapy Pool will close over the Christmas period from;

Closes:  Friday 15 December 2017

Opens: Tuesday 2 January 2018

Jamestown Gymnasium & Fitness Centre

Will remain open to Members.

Northern Areas Council
PO Box 120, Jamestown SA 5491
Phone: 8664 1139 | Fax: 8664 1085 |ceo@nacouncil.sa.gov.au