In accordance with the most recent directive from the NSW Government, the following have been closed until further notice:

Hillston Library

Caravan Parks in Hillston, Goolgowi and Rankins Springs
The following exceptions apply:
*  Overnight travelers
*  Seasonal workers
*  Travellers with no fixed address
*  Long Term Holiday Park Residents.

All Playgrounds, Skate Parks, Sporting Facilities and Outdoor Gyms

All essential Council services will remain fully operational and Council can be contacted on 02 6965 1900 from Monday - Friday, 8.30am - 4.15pm.

For anyone who is self isolating, under quarantine or just taking a break from the world our Library provides a range of free e-resources that you can access anywhere! Library members can also borrow books or other items by phoning the library on 6967 2503 or emailing, library staff will contact you when your item is ready for collection.  Please note: all items must be returned via the external book return chute and are sanitized and quarantined prior to reloaning. WIFI is available outside the library building.

Carrathool Shire Council will be observing all federal and state government requirements and mandates to keep our residents safe and healthy. We will endeavor to provide regular updates regarding changes to services on Councils website and Facebook page.

Council urges residents to observe all public health recommendations and mandates from the Federal and NSW State Governments which you can stay up to date with through government websites such as and to put the health and safety of yourselves, your families and the wider Community as a priority.