Coronavirus (COVID-19) update

Page updated 29 March 2021

The health and safety of our customers, community and employees is always of the highest importance to Bellarine Bayside.

In response to coronavirus (COVID-19), some of our services have changed and will continue to do so based on government advice. To keep up to date follow our Facebook page or regularly check this webpage.

We all have a part to play in protecting our communities and we ask that you please abide by the closures and follow all government directives and advice to reduce the risk of transmission.

For further information regarding COVID-19 and/or government advice please visit www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus or call the coronavirus hotline on 1800 675 398.

Useful Contacts

  • To report non-compliance with COVID-19 regulations call the Police Assistance Line on 131 444
  • For advice about the COVID-19 disease call the dedicated hotline on 1800 675 398
  • For an emergency call 000

Holiday Parks

Our holiday parks are open and we look forward to welcoming you!

Find more about changes to facilities or amenities, what we are doing to reduce the risk of COVID-19 and guest obligations HERE.

We thank you for your patience and support during these times.

Our staff are available via phone or email between 9am-5.30pm, each day. Please remember to maintain physical distancing when interacting with all our staff.

Public facilities, open spaces and beaches

Following the latest Victorian Government advice, all of our public facilities are open from 6.00 pm (local time) on Friday, 26 March 2021.

All beaches, open spaces and other public facilities between Point Richards and St Leonards are open for exercise and recreational activities.

While using open public facilities, please remember:

  • All persons 12 years of age and older must carry a face mask when peaving home (unless a lawful exemption applies).
  • See www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/face-masks-when-wear-face-mask for information on when you must wear a face mask.
  • You must continue to observe physical distancing of 1.5 metres between yourself and others at all times.
  • Do not gather in groups of more than 200 people.
  • Public facility surfaces are not routinely disinfected – it is up to all users to practice good hygiene and sanitise hands before and after use.
  • Be considerate of others.

Events on the foreshore and bookings for Indented Head Community Hall are able to occur, provided they comply with current Victorian Government guidelines on group size and service type. For any enquiries about event permits or hall bookings please email contactus@bellarinebayside.com.au and we will be able to assist you to plan your event.

This is in accordance with Chief Health Officer Victoria and the Victorian Department of Health & Human Services requirements on public gatherings and physical distancing.

Offices

Following government directions to help stop the spread of COVID-19 we have changed the way we work at Bellarine Bayside. Until further notice, our administration office is closed to walk-in visitors and open by appointment only.

Our staff are working remotely where possible and can be contacted by calling 5254 4000 or emailing contactus@bellarinebayside.com.au.