COVID-19 in the Hindmarsh Shire

Important information about Hindmarsh Shire Council's approach to managing and limiting the impact of COVID-19 otherwise known as Coronavirus.

Changes to Council Services

The COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic situation is changing rapidly. Our priority is the safety and wellbeing of our community, volunteers and staff. We need to adapt the delivery of our services to minimise the risk of infection and transmission of the virus.

To view or print current Council Operations, click here.

Stage 3 Restrictions Regional Victoria

For information regarding stage 3 restrictions for regional Victoria.

Community Revitalisation Reference Group

The Community Revitalisation Reference Group is now meeting. 

General Advice

For the latest and most up-to-date information regarding COVID-19.

Business Advice

For business information and resources.

Immediate relief COVID-19

Information on what support is available for affected workers, individuals and businesses.

COVID-19 Business Support

Information for businesses and what support is available.

Restrictions and Closures

Information on what non essential businesses and activities are now restricted or closed.

Children Information

Information for children and parents/guardians on early childhood eduction and service operations.

COVID-19 Indentifying the Symptoms

A resource which explains the different symptoms you may experience if you have coronavirus (COVID-19), a cold, or the flu.

Experiencing Anxiety or Concern

Contact information for those experiencing anxiety or concern.

COVID-19 Media Release Updates

Media release updates provided by Hindmarsh Shire Council on the COVID-19 pandemic.

Karen Translation & Other Languages

Information regarding COVID-19 translated for the Karen Community and in other languages.


Under stage 3 restrictions currently in force in Victoria, Hindmarsh Shire Council libraries will remain closed.

Our telephone operating system is operational between the hours of 9:00am and 5:00pm from Monday to Friday.

The Nhill customer service centre is open for appointments only between the hours of 10am - 12noon and 2pm - 4pm Monday to Friday.

Dimboola, Jeparit and Rainbow customer service centres will remain closed until further notice.

See more council services changes or information about COVID-19

Updated 6/8/2020