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Sandybeach Centre is re-opening!

Sandybeach Centre are thrilled that with the easing of restrictions in Melbourne, we can now re-open our doors to the community. We will re-open in a gradual way, to people who are fully vaccinated** from Monday 8 November. This will be under the new group capacity limit guidelines that will be in place for all Neighbourhood Houses.


The new directions include:

  • Neighbourhood Houses can re-open with a:

  • density quotient of 1 person per 4sqm indoors and;

  • density quotient of 1 person per 2sqm, 500 person capacity outdoors

  • COVID Check in Marshals must sight vaccination certificates for all attendees before entering the Centre and ensure that permitted attendees QR code to check in

  • Face masks must continue to be worn indoors

More details about our programs and return dates will be supplied later this week.


Things may look a little different upon your arrival – our friendly staff will be there to greet you at the door and assist with the check in process. So, things can run smoothly can you please have your vaccination certificate ready for sighting.

For information on how to access your vaccination certificate please visit www.my.gov.au to access your Medicare online account or call 1800 653 809. To book or find out your nearest vaccination location visit www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/book-your-vaccine-appointment. The COVID-19 Hotline (1800 675 398) can also answer questions about health concerns and current guidelines.


The safety and well-being of our community is top priority, and we will ensure that COVID safe practices continue to be followed in the Centre. We are here to assist if you have any questions or need support. We cannot wait to hear the Centre come alive with the sound of activity and laughter once again! ** includes people with an AIR medical exemption - see your GP or for info https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/organisations/health-professionals/forms/im011 and children under 16 years of age who are exempt from proof of vaccination requirements.


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