Charlie is Council's innovative approach to engage, educate and help the community, and will be travelling around the region to villages, events and more.
The truck is a unique opportunity for Council to utilise a space outside of the Civic Centre and proactively educate, inform, engage and meet face-to-face with residents.
Charlie stands for:
Keep your eyes peeled for him (you can't miss his bright yellow exterior!) and pop in for a visit and to find out how Charlie can help you.
While you're there you can:
- Get an update on Council projects
- Ask a question
- Provide feedback
- Lodge a request
- Access Council’s online services
Where can I find Charlie?
Click on the drop pins to find out when and why Charlie will be visiting that location, or check out the schedule below.
See the schedule below to find out when Charlie is visiting your neighbourhood.
|Northern suburbs||Tuesday 29 August 3pm-6pm||Cnr Avocet Dr and Rainbow Dr|
|Kapooka||Tuesday 12 September 3pm-6pm||TBA|
|San Isidore||Tuesday 19 September 3pm-6pm||Norman Duck Oval|
|Uranquinty||Tuesday 10 October 4pm-7pm||Olympic Hwy rest stop|
|Currawarna||Tuesday 17 October 4pm-7pm||Near Bidgee St / Old Narrandera Rd intersection|
|Central||Thursday 26 October 3pm-6pm||TBA|
|Galore||Tuesday 31 October, 4pm-7pm||Galore Hall|
|Ladysmith||Wednesday 8 November, 4pm-7pm||Kyeamba St|
|Tarcutta||Thursday 16 November, 4pm-7pm||Tarcutta Truck Memorial Stop|
|Mangoplah||Wednesday 22 November, 4pm-7pm||Near Mangoplah Store|
|Collingullie||Tuesday 28 November, 4pm-7pm||Sturt Highway, near Collingullie School|
|Humula||Monday 4 December, 4pm-7pm||Humula Playground|
|Oura||Tuesday 12 December, 4pm-7pm||Cnr Adams St and Wagga Wagga St|
Where has Charlie visited?
Council would like to thank the following sponsors for their contribution to Charlie:
- Passlow Auto Electrical and Air Conditioning
- Signarama Wagga
- Tim Goonan's Kitchens and Joinery
- James Stillman Building.
A former Riverina Regional Library truck, Charlie has been transformed inside and out and now has a customer counter, dedicated work/desk spaces, air conditioning, whiteboard, smart television and even a kitchen sink.One of the unique features of Charlie is a 19-foot expandable pod, meaning there's plenty of space inside.Watch the video below to see Charlie's transformation.