What’s On Calendar

What’s On Calendar from 21 / 09 / 21

The Victorian Government has announced a roadmap out of COVID restrictions, with very little change expected until late in October or early November. Restrictions will continue in Melbourne and Ballarat, Geelong, the Surf Coast and the Mitchell Shire. There has been some easing of restrictions in other Regional areas including the resumption of non competitive community sport and opening of gyms.

The message is still…. Always Stay Safe, Wear an approved face mask when you are outside your home and use QR codes when needed, Practice Social Distancing and Good Hygiene, and get tested if you feel crook.

Maryborough District Health Service has a Fever Clinic – by appointment only…. Phone 5461 0362. The Coronavirus Hotline is 1800 675 398. Save 000 for emergencies.

As restrictions continue to be eased please let us know if you are opening up again, especially if you are one our community or sporting groups, so we can keep our listeners up to date.

The bottom floor of the community hub has been converted into an COVID immunisation centre. The top floor is still available for community use. The offices of Goldfields FM will be open on weekdays between 9.00am and 4.00pm. To access the radio station please press the bell on the rear door. If you prefer you can still contact Goldfields FM by phone on 5461 3570, or e-mail info@goldfieldsfm.org.au.

Although the Central Goldfields Shire’s Customer Service will be open on weekdays, from 9.00am to 4.00pm, for all shire services you can still call 5461 0610 or mail@cgoldshire.vic.gov.au.

Check the Central Goldfields Shire Council website for the latest local COVID-19 information, including how to access Shire services. We will catch up with Central Goldfields Shire Mayor, Chris Meddows-Taylor, every Wednesday and Friday for an update.

The Central Goldfields Art Gallery is closed for renovations.

The Lions Club Bookshop is open on weekdays and Saturday morning. All Op shops are open. The Salvation Army is still providing crisis assistance at Wills Street and for Vinnies assistance phone 54611074.

Community sport can again be played in a limited manner under COVID 19 conditions, the Leisure Centre, Gyms and other indoor sport have reopened with stringent conditions.

The Maryborough & District Garden Club meets on the first Wednesday of each month at the RSL Hall @ 7.30pm.

The Maryborough & District Mental Health Carers Support Group gets together at the Community Hub at 1.00pm on the first Wednesday of each month.

The Maryborough & District Support Group 4 Carers gets together at GELC Neighbourhood House at 10.30am on the third Thursday of each month.

The Maryborough Country Music Club meets at 6.00pm on the first Sunday of every month at the Highland Society (Sponsor). Table bookings Maree 5465 3236.

Make sure you stay safe. Remember to wear a mask and use QR codes when you need to. Practice good hygiene & social distancing.

Be kind to yourself and others, and please support all our local businesses.

If you would like information about your group’s activities broadcast to our listening audience give us a call on 54613570, or e-mail us at info@goldfieldsfm.org.au, so you can be included in our What’s On Calendar of events.