Covid-19

Council Services Update

The Victorian Government has announced restrictions will ease in regional Victoria from 11.59pm on Thursday, 10 June.

In line with the restrictions, the below facilities will open as follows:

  • Wangaratta Sports and Aquatic Centre – open from 8am Saturday 12 June. Visit WSAC website for details
  • Wangaratta Art Gallery – open from 10am Saturday 12 June. Visit the gallery website for details

There will be density quotients in place at all facilities and anyone entering any facility must sign in.

Each of these facilities is impacted differently by the density quotients. If you are planning to visit, please contact them directly or check their Facebook or website for the latest details. 

Any questions about our services?

Contact Council via email to council@wangaratta.vic.gov.au or phone 5722 0888.

Community members experiencing difficulty at this time are encouraged to contact support services including Lifeline and Beyond Blue:

Lifeline Australia: phone 13 11 14 or visit lifeline.org.au

Beyond Blue: phone 1800 512 348

Coronavirus Mental Wellbeing Support Service: go to the Mental Wellbeing website  

Further information is below:

Victorian Government

The Victorian Government's Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) website offers up to date information on daily case numbers in Victoria, restriction levels and public exposure sites. 

Visit the DHHS website

Australian Government 

The Australian Government's Coronavirus (Covid-19) website details the nation response to Covid-19, with information available about the vaccination rollout, as well as helpful advice and resources.

Visit the Australian Government website 

Business Support

We have run a number of programs to assist our businesses through the Covid-19 Pandemic. These include:

  • Business and Community Recovery Grants
  • Assistance with outdoor dining infrastructure
  • Reducing some fees
  • Running Business workshops

The best way for businesses to stay in touch with the latest support available is to subscribe to our Economic Development Newsletter.

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