Narrabri Shire Council

COVID-19 Information

Narrabri Shire Council is committed to the ensuring the safety of our community and staff. This page provides relevant information regarding COVID-19. We are monitoring the ever-changing developments surrounding COVID-19 and will update the information provided as it becomes available.

Update as at 28 June 2021:

The NSW Government has introduced restrictions that have an effect on the Narrabri Shire operated indoor facilities.

The following restrictions now apply:

  • Face masks must be worn inside all Narrabri Shire indoor facilities
  • Customers/patrons are required to bring their own face masks to Council operated indoor facilities.
  • Customers are required to continuing signing into indoor facilities using the QR code or COVID safe check in form provided for those unable to check in via phone.
  • People who have been in the Greater Sydney region (including the Central Coast, Blue Mountains or Wollongong) on or after 21 June 2021 should be abiding by the stay-at-home orders.
  • The one person per four square metre rule will be applied in all indoor settings. This will affect the amount of people able to be in any of the Narrabri Shire facilities at any one time.

For more information visit:

Narrabri Shire Council indoor facilities include: Narrabri Region Visitor Information Centre, Narrabri Shire Libraries, Narrabri Aquatic Centre, The Crossing Theatre, Narrabri Shire Council Administration Building.

COVID-19 Community Assistance Guide

Information and support contact details for individuals and businesses affected by COVID-19. 

The information that has been compiled is subject to change at any time. 

 COVID-19 Community Assistance Guide June 2021

Details to support measures for businesses and individuals

NSW workers and businesses are able to access a range of non-health related COVID-19 advice via Service NSW contact centre on 13 77 88 or visit

If your businesses needs support or if you know of a local business that may, the information under this link may be helpful;

For individuals and household support the relevant link is

For small businesses that need assistance with cash flow and accessing credit the relevant link is

NSW Health has a website dedicated to information on the virus which can be found under this link

Narrabri Shire Council Administration Building

9.00am to 4.00pm, Monday to Friday
Community members can attend Council to complete quick transactions in person such as delivering or collecting paperwork or to make a payment.

Appointments are required to be made for longer interactions with staff, please call beforehand to arrange a suitable time. 

Appointments can be made by contacting Council where face to face, phone or zoom meetings with the relevant Council staff can be arranged. 

Customer service enquiries can be received via phone on 02 6799 6866 or email, during normal business hours of 9.00am to 5.00pm.

Shire Swimming Pools  OPEN - Conditions of entry apply.

For information on Shire Swimming Pool operations please refer to the Narrabri Shire Swimming Pools page

Narrabri Shire Libraries OPEN - Conditions of entry apply

For information on Narrabri Shire Libraries operations please refer to the Narrabri Shire Libraries page.

Book Return Procedure:
Narrabri and Wee Waa Libraries will be taking book returns via onsite chutes.
Boggabri Library book returns will only be accepted on Tuesday and Friday via return trolley which will be available at the library entrance.

Waste facilities / Transfer Stations
Narrabri Landfill

Transfer Stations
   Boggabri                                  Wee Waa                                              Baan Baa
   Bellata                                      Edgeroi                                                Gwabegar
   Pilliga                                       Maules Creek

OPEN – All facilities / transfer stations currently open
Council is committed to ensuring community service provisions are maintained during this time. We ask residents to actively reduce the amount of waste, recycling and garden organics we produce, this will ensure all collections can be completed promptly by Cleanaway without issue.

Narrabri Region Visitor Information Centre
OPEN - Conditions of entry apply.
Opening hours:
Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm
Saturday and Sunday 9.00am to 2.00pm

The Crossing Theatre

• The Crossing Theatre Café: OPEN – Conditions of entry apply.
• The Crossing Theatre Cinemas: OPEN - Conditions of entry apply.

Pilliga Primitive Camp Ground and Bore Baths

For camp site payment please contact Narrabri Region Visitor Information Centre on 1800 659 931 or 02 6799 6760.

Camping is $5 per night.

Pilliga Bore and camp ground are self-regulating facilities and it is the responsibility of individuals to follow government restrictions. Concerns regarding people not adhering to NSW Government restrictions should be directed to Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

OPEN - all Narrabri Shire playgrounds are open. 

OPEN - all Narrabri Shire skateparks are open. 

Parks and Open Spaces
OPEN - all Narrabri Shire parks and open spaces are open. 

Outdoor Exercise Equipment
OPEN - all Narrabri Shire outdoor exercise equipment are open. 

Council is committed to ensuring community service provisions are maintained during this time specifically, water, waste, roads and customer service functions.