Your household waste is now collected every fortnight if you have a FOGO bin. Find your bin day.

Coronavirus update 13 March 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance and support.

Some of our services and facilities remain closed for the foreseeable future, as directed by the Victorian Chief Health Officer.

See the latest information about support services, Council facilities and closures.

Council has activated its Municipal Emergency Management Pandemic Plan and introduced these measures to protect the community and staff from the risks associated with coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

The health and safety of our community and Council staff is our top priority and we believe this decision is in everyone’s best interest. 

The Youth Support team will continue to provide one-one-one support for young people over the phone. Please contact the Boroondara Youth Resource Centre Youth Support team on 9278 4608 or email [email protected]

For help outside of work hours and on weekends, contact:

  • 000 for emergencies.
  • or call headspace Hawthorn on 9006 6500.
  • Lifeline Australia on 13 11 14 for 24/7 counselling and advice.
  • Kids Helpline on 1800 551 800 for children's counselling.
  • Gambler's Help youth line on 1800 262 376 for advice and support.

All of our regular programs, events, activities and drop in sessions will be suspended during the closure. We apologise for any inconvenience. 

To stay up to date with what we will be providing online:

For regular updates about the coronavirus (COVID-19), please visit the Department of Health and Human Services website