Find out more about what local Services we offer by clicking on the headings below;

Ambulance

Emergencies - phone 000
Non-urgent calls - 1800 008 008

Banks

ANZ Bank, 44 Reibey Street, Ulverstone (ATM), 13 1314
B&E Personal Banking, Ellis Court, Reibey Street, Ulverstone (ATM), 03 6490 8244
Bendigo Bank, 28a Reibey Street, Ulverstone, 03 6490 8300
BP Ulverstone Service Station, 56 Main Street, Ulverstone, 03 6425 2251
Commonwealth Bank, 34 Reibey Street, Ulverstone (ATM), 132221
Redi ATM, 21 Alexandra Road, Ulverstone
Westpac Bank, Ellis Court, Reibey Street, Ulverstone (ATM), 13 2032
Commonwealth Bank, 62 Main Road, Penguin (ATM), 132221

Caravan & Motor-home Sites

Rest areas

Note. The Council encourages caravan and motor-home owners to utilise the various local caravan parks (see Accommodation). There are no defined ‘rest areas’ in Central Coast; however, the Council has identified the following preferred locations at which caravan and motor-home owners can stop for up to 48 hours:

Nicholson’s Point, Ulverstone (turn off Lovett Street on to Ihlata Street then onto Riverside Avenue, turn left into open area past the railway line)
Preservation Bay (on the eastern side of the Penguin Surf Life Saving Club)
Hall Point, Sulphur Creek (no dogs allowed - site of penguin colony)
Forth Recreation Ground (limited to designated area only)

Dump stations

Victoria Street, Ulverstone (northern end)
Stubbs Point, Penguin (on Johnsons Beach Road)

Chemists

Centre-Care Pharmacy, 66 Reibey Street, Ulverstone, 03 6425 1095
Fullife Colin Wood Neighbourhood Chemist, 67 Reibey Street, Ulverstone, 03 6425 2286
Thompson’s Amcal Pharmacy, 13 Reibey Street, Ulverstone, 03 6425 1051
Westside Pharmacy, 42 Queen Street, Ulverstone, 03 6425 6666
Penguin Pharmacy, 105 Main Road, Penguin,03 6437 2262

Dentists

Quadrant Dentistry, 15 The Quadrant, Ulverstone, 03 6425 2893
K. Burnett, 11 Alexandra Road, Ulverstone, 03 6425 1231
The Denture Clinic, 52 Victoria St, Ulverstone 03 6425 1551

Doctors

Patrick Street Clinic, Ulverstone, 03 6425 1611
Victoria Street Clinic, Ulverstone, 03 6425 2900
Cradle Coast Health Centre, 11 Alexandra Road, Ulverstone, 03 6425 5344
Patrick Street Clinic, 19 Ironcliffe Road, Penguin, 03 6437 0955
Penguin Surgery, 107 Main Road, Penguin, 03 6437 2508

Hospitals

Mersey Community Hospital, Bass Highway, Latrobe, 03 6426 5111
North West Private Hospital, Brickport Road, Burnie, 03 6432 6000
North West Regional Hospital, Brickport Road, Burnie, 03 6430 6666

Parking

Note. Central Coast has free parking. However, time restrictions apply in some car parks and certain streets within business and shopping areas. State-controlled parking fines apply for breaches of parking limits.

North Reibey Street Car park, Ulverstone (via King Edward/Crescent Streets)
Gollan Street and Coles Car parks, Ulverstone (via King Edward/Gollan Streets/ Kings Parade) Wongi Lane Car park, Ulverstone (via King Edward/Victoria Streets) Bannons Car park, Ulverstone (via King Edward/Victoria Streets) Victoria Street Carpark, Ulverstone (via Victoria Street) Quadrant Carpark, Ulverstone (via Quadrant/Victoria Street) Civic Centre Carpark, Ulverstone (via Patrick Street) Wharf Carpark, Ulverstone (via Crescent Street) Baptist Church Carpark, Ulverstone (via Alexandra Road)

Police

Police Station, 38-40 Victoria Street, Ulverstone, 03 6429 8606
Police Station, 3-5 Crescent Street, Penguin, 03 6437 2160
Western District Headquarters, Burnie, 03 6434 5211

Post Offices

Australia Post Shop, 39 Reibey Street, Ulverstone, 13 1318
Westside Pharmacy, 42 Queen Street, West Ulverstone, 03 6425 6666
Australia Post Office, 80 Main Road, Penguin, 13 1318

Public Conveniences

Visitor Information Centre, 13 Alexandra Road, Ulverstone
Coles Carpark, Gollan Street, Ulverstone
North Reibey Street Carpark (Woolworths), Ulverstone
Bannons Carpark, Victoria Street, Ulverstone
Beach Road, Ulverstone
Shropshire Park, Dial Street, Ulverstone
Anzac Park, Kings Parade, Ulverstone
Tobruk Park, Helen Street, Ulverstone
Legion Park, Esplanade, West Ulverstone
Tennis Courts, Braddon Street, West Ulverstone
Picnic Point, Queen Street, West Ulverstone
Westside Shopping Centre, Queen Street, West Ulverstone
Wharf Complex, Ulverstone Wharf
Visitor Information Centre, 78 Main Road, Penguin (at rear of Centre)
Hiscutt Park, Crescent Street, Penguin
Johnsons Beach, Johnsons Beach Road, Penguin
Lions Park, Surf Drive, Penguin
Forth Recreation Ground, Forth Road, Forth
Esplanade, Turners Beach - eastern and western ends
Turners Beach Recreation Ground, Esplanade, Turners Beach
Various country reserves

Service Stations

BP Ulverstone Service Station, 56 Main Street, Ulverstone, 03 6425 2251
Caltex Ulverstone Service Station, 73 Reibey Street, Ulverstone, 03 6425 2002
Shell Four Ways Service Station, 2 Risby Street, Ulverstone, 03 6425 1824
Woolworths Petrol, Eastland Drive, Ulverstone
Caltex Penguin Service Station, 98 Main Road, Penguin, 03 6437 2142
Shell Penguin Service Station, 109 Main Road, Penguin, 03 6437 2626
Corbs Servo & Takeaway, 74 Forth Road, Turners Beach, 03 6428 2984
Forth Village Store, Forth Road, Forth, 03 6428 2475
Gawler General Store, 170 Gawler Road, Gawler, 03 6425 1113
Gunns Plains Service Station, 953 Gunns Plains Road, Gunns Plains, 03 6429 1236
Riana General Store, Pine Road, Riana, 03 6437 6193
South Riana Store, 1705 Pine Road, South Riana, 03 6437 6219
West Ulverstone United, 46 Queen Street, West Ulverstone, 03 6425 9425

Taxis

Ulverstone Taxis, Shop 4 Hartmans Arcade, Ulverstone, 03 6425 1093 or 03 6425 1386
Taxi 131008 Ulverstone, 1 to 9 Passenger vehicles and wheelchair accessible taxis available, 131008 or 03 6424 7583 from 10am to 4pm for opening accounts.
Penguin Taxi Service, 21 Pineleigh Street, Penguin, 0500 572 524 or 0417 506 851

Visitor Centres

For information on attractions in and around Tasmania’s Central Coast, contact or visit one of the following centres:

Ulverstone Visitor Information Centre
13 Alexandra Road, Ulverstone
Phone (03) 6425 2839
Fax (03) 6425 1224
Email info@coasttocanyon.com.au
Website www.coasttocanyon.com.au
Open daily - 9am to 5pm (closed Christmas Day, Good Friday and Anzac Day),
Winter weekends 10am to 4pm

Penguin Visitor Information Centre
78 Main Road, Penguin (next to post office)
Phone (03) 6437 1421
Email info@coasttocanyon.com.au
Website www.coasttocanyon.com.au
Open daily - 9am to 4pm (closed Christmas Day, Good Friday and Anzac Day),
Winter 9.30am to 3.30pm


*For more information on Tasmania’s Central Coast visit the websites;

www.centralcoast.tas.gov.au

Central Coast Council
19 King Edward Street, Ulverstone, Tasmania 7315
Tel (03) 6429 8900 - Fax (03) 6425 1224
admin@centralcoast.tas.gov.au