Summer Holiday Operating Hours

Summer Holiday Operating Hours

Council's principal libraries and offices opening hours for the Summer holidays.

Opening hours: Goolwa offices and Goolwa and Strathalbyn Libraries

Fri 22 December – Open - 9am 12:30pm

Sat 23 December – Closed

Sun 24 December - Closed

Mon 25 December – Closed (Christmas Day)

Tues 26 December – Closed (Public Holiday)

Wed 27 December – Open for key services - 9am – 5pm

Thurs 28 December – Open for key services - 9am – 5pm

Fri 29 December – Open for key services - 9am – 5pm

Sat 30 December – Open - 9am – 12pm

Sun 31 December - Closed

Mon 1 January – Closed (Public Holiday)

From Tues 2 January – Open as usual - 9am – 5pm


Please note that the Goolwa office will be operating a series of ‘key services’ to best support the community while minimising inconvenience during this very busy period.

The Visitor Information Centres in Goolwa and Strathalbyn will be open as per usual (Closed Christmas Day).

As always, Alexandrina Council provides an emergency response for public safety matters that cannot wait until the next normal working day.  In the event of an emergency, please call (08) 8555 7000.  A detailed list of emergency services can also be found at

For changes to waste collection days, please refer to updates on the Fleurieu Regional Waste Authority website

If you require additional information please contact Council on 8555 7000.

Mayor Keith Parkes, Elected Members and staff wish Alexandrina ratepayers and residents a very Merry Christmas and a happy and prosperous New Year.