COVID - 19 Information & Updates

In response to the State and Federal Government’s latest initiative to curb the spread of COVID-19, Liverpool Plains Shire Council (LPSC) has initiated the following measures.

Council is constantly reviewing the latest information from health and government authorities to ensure we are across any new developments. Our priorities are the health and welfare of our staff and residents.

Council Administration office is back to normal operaitonl hours 8:30am - 5:00pm. Staff are still be available over the phone on 02 6746 1755 or by email Many enquiries can be resolved over the phone and payments can also be made by phone and online using BPAY.

 Closures of facilities

As at COB of 23 March 2020** the following council facilities will be closed  ** Updated 12 August 2020 

  • Plains Fitness Gym - NOW OPEN

  • All aquatic facilities - Quirindi and Werris Creek Swimming Pools

  • Sportsgrounds and showgrounds across the Shire

  • Visitor Information Centre in Willow Tree - NOW OPEN

  • Quirindi Library - NOW OPEN

  • Quirindi Royal Theatre - NOW OPEN

  • Freedom Camping areas

  • Quirindi Caravan Park- NOW OPEN

  • Quipolly Dam recreation area

  • Playgrounds and skate board parks - NOW OPEN


Changes to operating hours and arrangements

  • Limited Centrelink services will be available by appointment only at Werris Creek Library during the following hours: Tuesday – Thursday: 10am – 12 noon and Friday: 10am – 11:30am. To make any appointment for Centrelink services please phone 6768 7340.

  • The Counil administration building located on 60 Station Street is back to running normal operational hours 8:30am - 5:00pm.

  • Home Support Services are available by phone (Quirindi 6746 4545 / Werris Creek 6768 7505) or email (Quirindi / Werris Creek


Events & Postponement/Cancellations

For updates pretaining to event closures and postponements please see our events page

For new events please see the events form page for information

Please remember to keep supporting your local businesses when you can. 



See Media Release -20 March 2020

See Media Release -23 March 2020

See Media Release -24 March 2020

See Media Release -24 March 2020

See Media Release -25 March 2020

See Media Release - 30 March 2020

See Media Release - 1 April 2020

See Media Release - 3 June 2020













Vulnerable Persons Register - 

If you would like to register a member of the public that could be a vulnerable person (**Persons would generally be over 70 living within our community and/or socially isolated.) Please contact our customer service team on 02 6746 1755 or email their Name, Address, Phone Number, Details of vulnerabilty to and they will be added to the Vulnerable Persons Register.



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For more information about Coronavirus, visit or call:


Opening Hours

Monday to Friday:

8.30AM - 5.00PM

Sat to Sun: Closed

Public Holidays: Closed


Physical Address

60 Station Street

Quirindi NSW



Postal Address

PO Box 152

Quirindi NSW


Contact Details

Phone: 02 6746 1755

Fax: 02 6746 3255


After Hours Emergency: 02 6746 1755