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Christmas & New Year Holiday Arrangements 2017 / 2018

Published: 18 Dec 2017

Opening times for Council facilities and kerbside services over the Christmas and New Year period are as follows.

2017 / 2018 Council Offices
King George Place, Timaru
Aigantighe Art Gallery South Canterbury Museum *
Friday 22 Dec 8.30am-3pm 10am-4pm 10am-4.30pm
Saturday 23 Dec Closed 12-4pm 1-4.30pm
Sunday 24 Dec Closed 12pm-4pm 1pm-4.30pm
Monday 25 Dec Closed Closed Closed
Tuesday 26 DecClosedClosedClosed
Wednesday 27 Dec Closed 10am-4pm 10am-4.30pm
Thursday 28 Dec Closed 10am-4pm 10am-4.30pm
Friday 29 Dec Closed 10am-4pm 10am-4.30pm
Saturday 30 Dec Closed 12-4pm1-4.30pm
Sunday 31 DecClosed  12pm-4pm 1pm-4.30pm
Monday 1 Jan Closed Closed Closed
Tuesday 2 Jan Closed Closed 1-4.30pm
Wednesday 3 Jan Normal hours resume
8.30am-5pm      
Normal hours resume
10am-4pm
Normal hours resume
10am-4.30pm

* Museum Archives closed 23/12/16 to 08/01/17

District Libraries and Service Centres

2017 / 2018 Timaru District Library Temuka Library / Service and Information Centre Geraldine Library and Service Centre
Friday 22 Dec9am-6pm 8.30am-6pm 8.30am-6pm
Saturday 23 Dec10am-1pm10am-1pm10am-1pm
Sunday 24 Dec 1pm-4pm Closed Closed
Monday 25 DecClosedClosed Closed
Tuesday 26 DecClosed Closed Closed
Wednesday 27 Dec 9am-5pm 8.30am-5pm 8.30am-5pm
Thursday 28 Dec 9am-5pm 8.30am-5pm 8.30am-5pm
Friday 29 Dec 9am-5pm 8.30am-5pm 8.30am-5pm
Saturday 30 Dec10am-1pm10am-1pm 10am-1pm
Sunday 31 Jan 1pm-4pm Closed Closed
Monday 1 Jan Closed Closed Closed
Tuesday 2 Jan Closed Closed Closed
Wednesday 3 JanNormal hours resume
9am-6pm
Normal hours resume
8.30am-5pm
Normal hours resume
8.30am-5pm

CBay and District Swimming Pools

Please see https://www.cbaytimaru.co.nz/ for holiday season fitness class timetables.

2017 / 2018 CBay Aquatics CBay Fitness Temuka GeraldinePleasant Point
Friday 22 Dec 5.30am-9pm 5.30am-9pm 6am-6pm 6am-6pm 12pm-6pm
Saturday 23 Dec7am-7pm7am-7pm10am-7pm10am-6pm12pm-6pm
Sunday 24 Dec7am-7pm         7am-7pm12pm-6pm10am-6pm12pm-6pm
Monday 25 DecClosed Closed Closed Closed Closed
Tuesday 26 Dec 7am-7pm

7am-7pm

10am-7pm 10am-8pm 12pm-7pm
Wednesday 27 Dec7am-7pm 7am-7pm 10am-7pm 10am-8pm 12pm-pm
Thursday 28 Dec 7am-7pm 7am-7pm 10am-7pm 10am-8pm 12pm-7pm
Friday 29 Dec7am-7pm 7am-7pm 10am-7pm 10am-8pm 12pm-7pm
Saturday 30 Dec 7am-7pm 7am-7pm 10am-7pm 10am-8pm 12pm-7pm
Sunday 31 Dec 7am-7pm 7am-7pm 12pm-6pm 10am-6pm 12pm-6pm
Monday 1 Jan 7am-7pm 7am-7pm 10am-7pm 10am-8pm 12pm-7pm
Tuesday 2 Jan 7am-7pm 7am-7pm 10am-7pm 10am-8pm 12pm-7pm
  • Full CBay Fitness timetable resumes Monday 8 January 2018.
  • The last AquaFitness class will be held on Friday 22 December.  AquaFitness normal timetable resumes Monday 15 January 2018.
  • Daily hydroslide session times are: 10.30am-5pm.
  • Bomb and Drive:  12noon onwards subject to lifeguard availability.
  • Temuka and Geraldine Early Bird Swimming Sessions (6-8am) will not be held over the holiday period.

Timaru District Waste Transfer Stations

2017 / 18 Redruth Pleasant Point Temuka Geraldine

Saturday 23 Dec

10am–4.30pm

10am-4pm

10am-4pm

10am-4pm

Sunday 24 Dec

10am-4.30pm

Closed

Closed

Closed

Monday 25 Dec

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Tuesday 26 Dec

10am–4.30pm

Closed

10am-12.30pm

2pm-4pm

Wednesday 27 Dec

7.30am–4.30pm

2.30-4.30pm

Closed

Closed

Thursday 28 Dec

7.30am–4.30pm

Closed

1pm-4.30pm

Closed

Friday 29 Dec

7.30am–4.30pm

Closed

Closed

2pm-4pm

Saturday 30 Dec

10am–4.30pm

10am-4pm

10am-4pm

10am-4pm

Sunday 31 Dec

10am-4.30pm

Closed

Closed

Closed

Monday 1 Jan

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Tuesday 2 Jan

10am–4.30pm

Closed

10am-12.30pm

2pm-4pm

Wednesday 3 Jan

7.30am–4.30pm

2.30-4.30pm

Closed

Closed

Kerbside Rubbish Collection

  Household Businesses and Commercial Areas 
Central Business District (CBD) ONLY
2017 / 18 All Areas Timaru
CBD ONLY
Temuka, Geraldine &
Pleasant Point CBD ONLY
Friday 22 Dec Normal service Normal serviceNormal service
Saturday 23 Dec Collection of Monday 25 Dec
No service No service
Sunday 24 DecNo service No service No service
Monday 25 DecNo ServiceNo service No service
Tuesday 26 Dec Normal service No service No service
Wednesday 27 Dec Normal service Normal service
plus collection of Tuesday 26 Dec red bins
Collection of Monday 25 Dec red bins
Thursday 28 Dec Normal service Normal service Normal service
Friday 29 DecNormal service Normal service Normal service
Saturday 30 Dec Collection of Monday 1 Jan No service No service
Sunday 31 Dec No service No service No service
Monday 1 JanNo ServiceNo service No service
Tuesday 2 Jan Normal service No service No service
Wednesday 3 JanNormal serviceNormal service
plus collection of Tuesday 2 Jan red bins
Collection of Monday 1 Jan red bins

Bin Colours

W/C 25 December:

Timaru Green and Red Others Green and Yellow

W/C 1 January:

Timaru Green Yellow Others Green Red

Emergency Contact

  • The emergency telephone number for all services in all areas is Timaru 03 687 7200.
  • Geraldine residents may also use Council's freephone number:  0800 4 TIMDC / 0800 48 46 32