Labour Day Weekend Holiday Arrangements

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Published: 23 Oct 2020

Opening times for Council facilities and kerbside services over the Labour Day holiday weekend are as follows:

Council FacilityMonday
26 Oct
Aigantighe Art Gallery


CBay (Pools and Gym)7am-7pm
CBay Cafe9am-4pm
Council Offices (King George Place, Timaru)Closed
South Canterbury Museum1-4.30pm
Archives closed


Les Mills Group Fitness Classes

For a full Les Mills Group Fitness Class timetable go to
  • Hydroslides are open 10.30am-5pm during Labour Day weekend
  • Aqua Fitness Classes are not running on Labour Day (Monday)
  • Learn 2 Swim classes run as usual Saturday 24 October
  • Learn 2 Swim classes are not running on Labour Day (Monday)

District Libraries and Service Centres

LibraryMonday 26 October

Timaru District Transfer Stations

LocationMonday 26 Oct
Pleasant PointClosed

Kerbside Rubbish Collection

Please ensure your bins are out early. Maximum weight is 80kg.

Kerbside Rubbish CollectionMonday 26 Oct
Domestic - All AreasNormal service
Commercial - Rural CBD Areas

(Central Business District)
Geraldine, Pleasant Point, Temuka
Monday's RED bin will be collected
Tuesday 27 October
Timaru CBDNo Collection (Normal Service)

The emergency telephone number for all services in all areas is Timaru (03) 687 7200.

Geraldine residents may also use the Council's freephone number, 0800 4 TIMDC / 0800 4 84632.

Last updated: 24 Feb 2021