Council Facilities and Public Spaces

Due to the evolving situation surrounding COVID-19 and the announcements by Federal and State Government regarding public health and safety, Council facilities and public spaces are affected:

Council Customer Service Centres

From Monday 9 November 2020, our Customer Service Centres in Frankston (Civic Centre) and Langwarrin will resume face-to-face service with COVID-19 safety measures in place.

Please note the recycling hub will not be available.

Click here for more details.

Frankston Library

From Monday 9 November our library branches at Frankston and Carrum Downs for 30 minute visits.

Click here for other options regarding library services.

Frankston Arts Centre

Closed to the public until further notice.

For further information please visit the Frankston Arts Centre website.

Frankston Visitor Information Centre

Closed to the public until further notice.

For further information and enquiries please visit the Frankston Visitor Information Centre website.

Frankston Regional Recycling and Recovery Centre (FRRRC)

Open to the public.

COVID restrictions still apply:

  • Residents must continue to follow all State Government restrictions in place
  • Residents can travel up to 25kms to visit their nearest Waste Transfer Station. However, where the closest transfer station is more than 25km away from a person’s home, they may travel more than 25km to access the closest transfer station.
  • An attendance register will be in place - you will be required to provide your name and a contact phone number. Please note that this may lead to delays, your patience is appreciated.  
  • A face mask must be worn
  • 1.5metres physical distancing
  • Card payments are preferred

For information about opening hours and accepted Garden Waste items please click here.

The Treasure Chest Resale Shop

Reopen from 10 am Monday 9th of  November with Covid Safe Plan in place.

Ballam Park Homestead

Closed to the public until further notice.

Frankston Indigenous Nursery

Closed to the public until March 2021.

Find out more.

Community Centres

Closed to the public until further notice.

Please contact your community centre for further details.

For any information about Maternal and Child Health services and Immunisation sessions at these centres please contact 9784 1756.

Community Halls

Closed to public until further notice. However can be used as a place for delivering essential services such as food bank services for the homeless, support services such as parent groups, youth groups, men’s behaviour change groups and Alcoholics Anonymous, provided they ensure appropriate physical distancing is in place by keeping at least 1.5 metres between people at all times.

Peninsula Aquatic and Recreation Centre (PARC)

Closed to the public until further notice. Please view all details via the PARC website here.

Frankston Memorial Park

A maximum of 20 person attendee information for families arranging and attending funeral services at this time. Learn more (363KB).

Frankston Park

Frankston Park is temporarily closed to the public due to ongoing issues with vagrancy and vandalism at the site.

Beaches and Waterfront

Open with stage 4 restrictions in force. Social distancing must be practiced.

Boat ramps and Piers

Olivers Hill boat ramp open. Kananook Creek boat ramp closed under maintenance.

Click here for more information.

Piers and jetties open in line with state government restrictions.

Dog parks

Free roam dog parks that are enclosed, are closed until further notice.

Skate Parks

Any breaches or offending persons can be reported to Victoria Police by calling 131 444.


Open. Please remember to maintain social distancing, wear a mask (except under 12 years old or medically exempt) and adhere to state government guidelines.

Any breaches or offending persons can be reported to Victoria Police by calling 131 444.

Busking Permit Application

As part of the changes to protect our community and in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Busking Permits will not be issued until further notice as well as current buskers are not allow to perform as per current government guidelines. Thank you for your understanding.

Further Information

If you suspect you may have the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), please call the dedicated hotline on 1800 675 398. Please keep Triple Zero (000) for emergencies only.  

Visit the Department of Human Health and Services website for the latest updates.


This page was last updated 6 November 2020.

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