Beacon Community Resource Centre
Your Local Connection
Beacon Central, CRC, Library & Museum Opening Hours:
Mon ~ Fri....9am - 4pm
Bendigo Bank Opening Hours:
Mon Tue Wed Fri...9am – 3pm Thurs....9am - 4pm
Beacon Bulletin office has a volunteer in the office on Tuesdays
Access to Government Services
Department of Human Services Access Point
Provide free self-help access to Centrelink and Medicare with use of their telephone and fax machine. Staff at Beacon Central can also sight and photocopy proof of identity documents for the Department of Human Services only.
Obtain free access to all government websites including free printing. We also have various brochures and information that may answer any questions you have.
The library is free to become a member and you can point all of your questions and comments on your favourite books to our librarian who comes in once a week. The library is also where you can find the latest information from our Shire Offices.
We provide FREE access to Westlink programs each month. Keep up-to-date with the latest broadcasts by subscribing to the Beacon Bulletin.
Economic & Business Development Support
Facilitate Business Development Activities
The CRC will endeavour to source facilitators and trainers to come to Beacon for training workshops on how to further develop and improve your business.
Referral to Business Development and Employment Support
If you need help or need any advice on running your business or finding employment/employer then we can point you in the right direction.
We can help promote and advertise your business through a number of ways. We can even provide you with personalized invoice books and labels to ensure your business is looking as professional as possible.
Social Development Support
Facilitate Social Development Activities
The CRC will endeavour to source facilitators and trainers to come to Beacon for workshops on how to improve your social skills and give you the chance to interact and network with other people that you wouldn’t normally do this with.
Referral to Social Support Networks
If you need help or need any advice on issues from around the home such as depression, illness or problems with drugs/alcohol then we can point you in the right direction.
Provide a Social Environment
We welcome and invite all members of the public to come in and take a load off with a cuppa on our comfy couches. Instant tea and coffee is free while coffee from the machine is $4.
Beacon Central CRC Services & Products
Printing, photocopying, binding, laminating, faxing, internet use and any other general office needs are right at your fingertips. Please see the latest price list for individual costs. We also have a small stationery supply for sale of items such as pens, notebooks and files. If there is anything we don’t have, please let us know as we can probably get it ordered in for you.
As there is no ATM in Beacon, we can process your cash out transaction without the need of having to purchase something. However there is a $2 surcharge.
We have a wide selection of brochures and knowledge for tourists travelling through and are always happy to help answer any tricky questions. We also have an extensive Herbarium on the local flora.
Building Community Connections
For further information please Contact Us