2017 Easter - Southland Anniversary Hours

All of us here at the Gore District Council wish you a good Easter break. Please be aware we mark Southland Anniversary Day on the Tuesday after Easter Monday. 

If you have an emergency please contact our after hours service, phone (03) 209 0330.  

Civic Administration Building

Closed - Good Friday to 8.30am Wednesday 19 April

Gore Visitor Centre

Closed - Good Friday


  • Saturday 9.30am – 4.00pm
  • Sunday 10.00am - 4.00pm
  • Easter Monday 10.00am - 2.00pm
  • Tuesday 10.00am - 2.00pm

Eastern Southland Gallery

Closed - Good Friday


  • Saturday, Sunday and Easter Monday 1.00pm - 4.00pm
  • Tuesday 10.00am - 4.30pm 

Gore and Mataura Libraries

Closed - Good Friday to Wednesday 19 April

Gore Aquatic Centre

Closed - Good Friday


  • Saturday 9.00am – 6.00pm
  • Sunday 10.00am – 6.00pm
  • Easter Monday 1.00pm – 5.00pm
  • Tuesday 1.00pm – 5.00pm

Mataura Pool

Closed - Good Friday, Easter Monday and Tuesday

Open - Saturday and Sunday 1.00pm - 5.00pm 

Rubbish collection and Gore transfer station

Good Friday

There will be no recycling or rubbish collection. If your collection day is Friday, please place your bin/s out for collection on Saturday 15 April for collection.  

Easter Monday

There will be no recycling and rubbish collections on Easter Monday.  Recycling and rubbish collections will be one day later than normal for the week eg Monday collections will take place on Tuesday, Tuesday collections will take place on Wednesday, and so on with Friday collections taking place on Saturday.

The Gore transfer station will be closed on Good Friday and Easter Monday. 

Gore District Council 29 Bowler Avenue Gore P: 03 209 0330 F: 03 209 0357 E: info@goredc.govt.nz