Council Services Operating times

Civic Building

Whyalla City Council Civic Building is open 9am until 5pm, Monday to Friday except on Public Holidays.
Monday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday9am - 5pm
Wednesday9am - 5pm
Thursday9am - 5pm
Friday9am - 5pm
Saturday & Sunday CLOSED
Public holidays


Dog Pound

There will be adequate emergency skeleton staff for all Engineering and Infrastructure, Airport, Cemetery and Inspectorial Services programmed for the Christmas/New Year period. Please call the usual phone numbers.

Monday 3pm - 4pm
Tuesday 3pm - 4pm
Wednesday 3pm - 4pm
Thursday 3pm - 4pm
Friday 3pm - 4pm
Saturday & Sunday CLOSED
Public holidays


Whyalla Child Care Centre

The centre is open Monday to Friday from 7:45am to 5:45pm and also offer a variety of sessions daily.

Monday 7:45am - 5:45pm
Tuesday7:45am - 5:45pm
Wednesday7:45am - 5:45pm
Thursday7:45am - 5:45pm
Friday7:45am - 5:45pm
Saturday & Sunday CLOSED
Public holidays


Whyalla Public Library

Public Holidays - Closed (including Easter Saturday)

Monday 10am - 5pm 
Tuesday 10am - 5pm
Wednesday 10am - 5pm
Thursday 10am - 6pm
Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 2pm

10am - 2pm

Visitor Information Centre & Maritime Museum

Visitor Centre 
Monday - Friday 9am - 4pm
Weekends & Public Holidays 10am - 4pm
Closed Good Friday
  Christmas Day
Maritime Museum 
7 days per week 10am - 4pm
Ship tour times CURRENTLY CLOSED
Closed Good Friday
  Christmas Day

For more information on the Visitor Centre and Maritime Museum opening times please call on (08) 8645 7900 or email,

Public Holidays 2020-2021

ANZAC DaySaturday 25 April 2020
Queens Birthday Monday 8 June 2020
Labour Day Monday 5 October 2020
Christmas Day Friday 25 December 2020
Proclamation Day Monday 28 December 2020
New Years Day Friday 1 January 2021
Australia Day Tuesday 26 January 2021
Adelaide Cup Monday 8 March 2021
Good Friday Friday 2 April 2021
Easter Monday Monday 5 April 2021
ANZAC Day Sunday 25 April 2021