Matariki Holiday Arrangements 2022

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Published: 23 Jun 2022

Opening times for Council facilities and kerbside services on Matariki, Friday 24 June, are as follows:

Aigantighe Art Gallery 10am-4pm
Council Offices (King George Place, Timaru) Closed
South Canterbury Museum 1pm - 4.30pm 

CBay (Pools and Gym)

Pools and Gym 7am - 7pm
CBay Cafe9am - 4pm
  • Hydroslides run from 10.30am to 5pm Sat, Sun & Queen’s Birthday Monday.
  • For a full Les Mills Group Fitness Class timetable go to

District Libraries and Service Centres

Timaru1pm - 4pm
Temuka Closed
Geraldine Closed

Timaru District Transfer Stations

Timaru 10am-4.30pm
Pleasant Point Closed
Temuka Closed
Geraldine Closed

Kerbside Rubbish Collection

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

Domestic - All Areas

Normal Service

Business and Commercial Areas - Pleasant Point, Temuka & Geraldine Central Business District

Friday's Rural CBD YELLOW bin will be collected with Thursday's Green Bins on Thursday 23 June

Timaru Central Business District

No 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: 23 Jun 2022