Stage 1 – Changes to Restrictions

Published: Thursday, 30 April 2020 at 5:13:13 PM

The Northern Territory Chief Minister today released the Territory’s Road Map to our New Normal. This road map schedules lifting/lightening certain restrictions and can be viewed here.

In response to this announcement Katherine Town Council will be reopening the following facilities/services:

Friday 1 May 2020

  • Katherine Hot Springs
  • Knotts Crossing
  • Katherine Boat Ramp
  • Adventure Play Park
  • Outdoor Exercise Equipment
  • Lockheed Dog Park
  • Katherine Skate Park
  • Katherine Town Council sporting facilities will be open to selected groups that meet the guidelines of non-contact, non-collision sports. Organisers will need to liaise directly with Council in regards to these arrangements.

Saturday 2 May 2020

Due to current construction works the Katherine Aquatic Centre opening will be delay by one (1) day to 11 am, Saturday 2 May 2020.  Activities will be limited to simple and safe activities only where physical distancing can be maintained.

Tuesday 5 May 2020

Katherine Town Council Civic Centre will reopen to public access from 8 am, Tuesday 5 May 2020 with physical distancing requirements in place.

Wednesday 6 May 2020

Katherine Visitor Information Centre will be reopened to the public access as of 8.30 am, Wednesday 6 May 2020 with physical distancing requirements in place.

The community are advised that physical distancing and hygiene principals must be adhered to at all times.

 

CLOSED FACILITIES:

The Katherine Public Library will remain closed to the public as per Stage 2 measures.

Community members can still access limited library services via telephone (08 8971 1188) or email: library@ktc.nt.gov.au, 9 am – 3 pm, Monday – Friday.

 

Further information regarding Stage 2 of the Road map and its effect on Katherine Town Council facilities and services will be released closer to 15 May 2020.

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