Easter Holiday Arrangements

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Published: 05 Apr 2019

Change to Easter Trading Policy

This is the second year that the changes to easter trading policy will be in place. Under the new policy, businesses can choose whether or not to open on Easter Sunday.

Council Services

Opening times for Council facilities and Kerbside services over the Easter holiday are as follows:

Council Facility Good Friday
19 April
Saturday
20 April
Sunday
21 April
Easter Monday
22 April
Aigantighe Art Gallery 12-4pm

12-4pm

12-4pm 12-4pm
CBay (Pools and Gym) 7am-7pm 7am-7pm 7am-7pm 7am-7pm
Council Offices (King George Place, Timaru) Closed Closed Closed Closed
South Canterbury MuseumExhibitions open
1–4:30pm
Archives closed    
Exhibitions open
1-4:30pm
Archives closed
Exhibitions &
archives open
1–4:30pm
Exhibitions open
1–4:30pm
Archives closed

CBay

Les Mills Group Fitness Classes

Good Friday 19 April Saturday 20 April Sunday 21 April Easter Monday 22 April
9.15am BodyStep 8.30am  RPM 9.00am Sprint 9.15am Sprint
9.15am RPM 9.15am CXWorx 9.30am BodyBalance 9.15am BodyBalance
  9.45am BodyPump
(No Boot Camp)
4.30pm Grit Series10.15am Tone
    5.00pm BodyPump
   5.00pm RPM
Normal Les Mills Group Fitness Timetable resumes on Tuesday 23rd April. NO GROUP FITNESS CLASSES ANZAC DAY Thursday 25th April. For the full Les Mills Group Fitness Class timetable  go to www.cbaytimaru.co.nz
  • No retail sales on Good Friday
  • No Learn2Swim School Holiday Programme classes on Good Friday – Term 2 commences Monday 29th April, enrolments are open now.
  • CBay Café is open 9am to 4pm Good Friday to Easter Monday
  • No AquaGentle classes on Good Friday or Easter Monday
  • Hydroslides run from 10.30am to 5pm Good Friday to Easter Monday
  • Normal hours and timetable resumes on Tuesday 23rd April

District Libraries and Service Centres

Library Good Friday 19 April Saturday 20 April Sunday 21 April Easter Monday 22 April
Timaru Closed 10am-1pm 1-4pm 1-4pm
Temuka Closed Closed Closed Closed
Geraldine Closed Closed Closed Closed

Timaru District Transfer Stations

Location Good Friday 19 April Saturday 20 April Sunday 21 April Easter Monday 22 April
Timaru Closed 10am-4.30pm 10am-4.30pm 10am-4.30pm
Pleasant Point Closed 10am-4pm Closed Closed
Temuka Closed 10am-4pm Closed Closed
Geraldine Closed 10am-4pm Closed Closed

Kerbside Rubbish Collection

Please note:  as collection rounds are quicker at this time of year, bins should be placed out the night before, or by 6am on the relevant day, to ensure they are available for emptying.  Maximum weight is 80kg.

Kerbside Rubbish Collection Thursday 18 AprilGood Friday 
19 April
Saturday
20 April
Sunday 21 April Easter Monday
22 April
Tuesday
23 April
Domestic - All Areas Normal service No service Collection of Friday Bins No service Normal service Normal service
Commercial - Rural CBD Areas

(Central Business District)
Geraldine, Pleasant Point, Temuka
Green bins
& collection
of Friday's yellow bins

No service

No service No service

No service

Collection of Monday's red bins

Please note there are no changes to the Timaru CBD bin collections. ANZAC Day stacker crates will be emptied Friday 26 April.

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: 06 Nov 2019