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Moonee Valley City Council

Christmas Opening Hours

Christmas opening hours for council facilities

Many of our facilities have different opening hours over the Christmas and New Year period.

Here are our opening hours for the 2019/20 season.


Bowes Avenue Community Centre

27-31 Bowes Avenue, Airport West. 8325 1890

  • Closed from Monday, 23 December and reopening Friday, 10 January
  • Programs conclude on Thursday, 12 December and recommences on Monday, 3 February


Civic Centre

9 Kellaway Avenue, Moonee Ponds. 9243 8888

  • Closed from 1pm, Tuesday, 24 December and reopening Friday, 27 December
  • Closed Wednesday, 1 January


Clocktower Centre

750 Mt Alexander Road, Moonee Ponds. 9243 9191

  • Closed from 5pm, Monday, 23 December and reopening 9am, Thursday, 2 January

 

Community Halls

  • Community Halls and Neighbourhood Centres will be closed from Monday, 23 December and reopening Friday, 10 January

 

Essendon Traffic School

Corner Albion and Lawson Streets, Essendon. 9243 8888

  • Closed from Monday, 23 December and reopening Friday, 10 January

 

Flemington Community Centre

25 Mt Alexander Road, Flemington. 8325 1800

  • Closed noon, Tuesday, 24 December and reopening 9am, Thursday, 2 January

 

Incinerator Arts Complex

180 Holmes Road, Moonee Ponds. 8325 1750

  • Closed from 4pm, Monday, 23 December and reopening, 11am Thursday, 2 January

 

L2P Learner Driver Mentor program

9 Kellaway Avenue, Moonee Ponds. 9243 1225

  • The program will be cancelled from Tuesday, 24 December and recommences on Thursday, 2 January

 

Transfer Station

188 Holmes Road, Aberfeldie. 8325 1730

  • Closed from Wednesday, 25 December and reopening Friday, 27 December
  • Closed Wednesday, 1 January

 

Valley Youth Space and events

3 Matthews Avenue, Niddrie. 9243 1225

  • Closing on Friday, 9 December and reopening Monday, 13 January

 

Libraries

To renew and reserve items, access databases or download e-audio, please visit the libraries page.

24 Dec 25-26 Dec 27 Dec 28 Dec 29 Dec 30 Dec 31 Dec 1 Jan 2 Jan
Ascot Vale 10am-1pm Closed 10am-5pm 10am-1pm Closed 10am-5pm 10am-5pm Closed 10am-5pm
Avondale Heights 10am-1pm Closed 10am-5pm 10am-4pm Closed 10am-5pm 10am-5pm Closed 10am-8pm
Flemington 10am-1pm Closed 10am-5pm 10am-5pm Closed 10am-5pm 10am-5pm Closed 10am-6pm
Niddrie 9am-1pm Closed 9am-5pm 9am-4pm Closed 9am-5pm 9am-5pm Closed 9am-8pm
Sam Merrifield 9am-1pm Closed 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 1pm-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm Closed 9am-8pm

 

 

 

 

Services and program

 

Aged and disability services

  • Community Meals will be cancelled on Wednesday, 25 December, Thursday, 26 December and Wednesday, 1 January.
  • Community Transport will be cancelled on Wednesday, 25 December, Thursday, 26 December and Wednesday, 1 January. Services provided include shopping and appointment assistance. Please call 9243 8701 to discuss your transport needs.
  • Home Care will be cancelled on Wednesday, 25 December, Thursday, 26 December and Wednesday, 1 January.
  • Home Maintenance will be cancelled on Wednesday, 25 December, Thursday, 26 December and Wednesday, 1 January.
  • Personal Care will continue throughout, including public holidays.
  • Respite Care will be cancelled on Wednesday, 25 December, Thursday, 26 December and Wednesday, 1 January. However, can be rescheduled another day upon request.

 

Dining Rooms

  • Closed from Tuesday, 24 December and reopening Thursday, 2 January

 

Groups and classes

  • Aberfeldie and Strathmore Men’s Shed will be closed from Monday, 23 December and reopening Monday, 13 January 2020.
  • Caring for Carers Active Pathways final session for 2019 is on Wednesday, 11 December and recommences on Wednesday, 12 February 2020.
  • Caring for Carers Relax-ercising final session for 2019 is on Thursday, 19 December and recommences on Thursday, 6 February 2020.
  • Caring for Carers Social Club final session for 2019 is on Friday, 20 December and recommences on Friday, 28 February 2020.
  • Classic Movies final session for 2019 is on Thursday, 19 December and recommences on Thursday, 20 February 2020.
  • Cook up Some Life Skills final session for 2019 is on Wednesday, 18 December.
  • Disability Social Connection final session for 2019 is on Saturday, 21 December and recommences on Saturday, 15 February 2020.
  • Friday Friendzy final session for 2019 is on Friday, 20 December and is not returning in 2020.
  • Healthy Ageing Exercise Classes will be closed from Friday, 20 December and resumes Monday, 3 February 2020.
  • Knit N Knatter final session for 2019 is on Monday, 23 December and recommences on Tuesday, 2 January 2020.
  • The Lab (Avondale Heights Lab) final session for 2019 is on Wednesday, 18 December and recommences on Wednesday, 29 January 2020.
  • The Lab (Moonee Ponds) final session for 2019 is on Saturday, 21 December and recommences on Saturday, 1 February 2020
  • The Lab (Niddrie Lab) final session for 2019 is on Tuesday, 17 December and recommences on Tuesday, 28 January 2020.