Coronavius (COVID19) Information

As this is an emerging situation, the following information is accurate at the time of publication and may change without further notice.

Coronavius Information Hotline 1800 020 080

Coronavirus Heat Map WA

Community members are advised to follow the one source of truth - Department of Health Website


What is Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses known to cause respiratory infections. These can range from the common cold to more serious diseases such as Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS). This new coronavirus originated in Hubei Province, China and the disease is named COVID-19.


What is the Shire of Coolgardie Doing?

The Shire of Coolgardie has been closely monitoring information about COVID-19 being provided through a range of health providers and government agencies.

Shire of Coolgardie Facilities

Please contact the Shire of Coolgardie between the hours of 8.30am and 4pm by:

Phone: 08 9080 2111 or  email: mail@coolgardie.wa.gov.au

Kambalda Administration Office Please Call (08) 9080 2111

Coolgardie Administration Office

Please Call (08) 9080 2111

Kambalda Community Recreation Facility

  • Library
  • Stadium
  • Computer Access Areas
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Resource Centre

All Facilities open as of Monday 8 June 2020.

Please call (08) 9080 2111 for Booking: Meeting Facilities, Computer Access, CDC and Centrelink Access point

Kambalda Community Recreation Facility

  • Gymnasium
Closed Until Further Notice

Playgrounds and Skateparks 

Open as of Saturday 6 June 2020

  • Stay home if you are unwell: even if you don’t think you could have COVID-19
  • Community members have a responsibility for their own personal hygiene and physical distancing
  • Adhere to 2 sqm per person physical distancing where possible.  This is mainly for those who are using the area surrounding the playground or skate park (i.e. parents watching their children)
  • Remember to wash hands/use sanitiser before, during and after using any shared public equipment or facilities
  • Limit extended stays to 1 hour #enjoyandleave
  • If the playground/skate park is too crowded, consider coming back at another time

Coolgardie Community Recreation Centre

  • Gymnasium
  • Library
  • Stadium
  • Computer Access Areas
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Resource Centre
Closed due to storm damage repairs, Re opening end of June 2020
Kambalda Aquatic Facility Closed Until 2020/2021 Summer Season
Coolgardie Swimming Pool Closed Until 2020/2021 Summer Season
Coolgardie Museum and Visitor Centre Open 8 June 2020
Warden Finnerty’s Residence Open 8 June 2020

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Gym Memberships

All memberships are currently suspended until the facility is re-opened

Centrelink

If you require assistance from Centrelink contact the toll-free number on 136 240

Please call (08) 9080 2111 to book a Centrelink access point session

CDC Participants

For information regarding Cashless Debit Card service, please contact the toll-free numbers below:

  • Cashless Debit Card Hotline - 1800 252 604
  • INDUE Hotline - 1800 710 265

We encourage residents to continue to refer to the Department of Health’s website (www.health.wa.gov.au) to keep informed.  The Shire will provide information to our community as it becomes available

Please call (08) 9080 2111 to book a CDC access point session.

TransWA

Please be advised that the Shire of Coolgardie Staff is still available to assist with any TransWA enquiries such bookings or change of bookings.

We are able to email the booking confirmation to our customers and process payment over the phone.

 

Registered Pensioner Concession cardholders receiving FREE Travel entitlements each calendar year redeemable for two single journeys or one return journey can also be assisted. We are currently unable to accept or receive the free blue travel vouchers.

Please call the KCRF staff on Ph. (08) 9080 2111 or email krc-counter@coolgardie.wa.gov.au or contact

TRANSWA on Ph. 1300 662 205 or Email: info@transwa.wa.gov.au for further information.


→ Centrelink Information On Income Support Payments For People Already Getting A Payment

→ Australian Government - Fact Sheet Assistance For Businesses

→ Department of Health - COVID19 FAQs

→ Kambalda Aquatic Facility Grand Opening - 16 March 2020

Shire Events and Small Public Gatherings - 16 March 2020

Shire President Health Update - 14 March 2020


Updates with Shire President Malcolm Cullen

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15 April 2020

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31 March 2020

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