Handy Information

Helpful Links for New Residents


There's a lot involved with moving and setting up a new home, including familiarising yourself a the new neighbourhood, getting services connected, and more. We have compiled a list of some of the issues you might like to resolve during this period, including links and contact details to help make your move to Googong a little easier. And if you haven't met our community manager and received your Welcom Pack, be sure to contact Samantha at community@googong.net or phone 1300 446 646.

Lot numbers

For a copy of Lot Plan numbers and their corresponding DP Plan number, and street name and number, click here.

Googong interactive map

A great online tool to help you find the right Googonian lot for you. Click here
 

Helpful links for moving house

Change your address with The Australian Electrol Commission here.
Have your mail redirected with Australia Post here.
Change your address with Medicare here.

Don't forget to change your address details with any or all of the following as required: banks, superannuation funds, Centrelink, social and sporting clubs, license and registration, insurance companies, employer, medical professionals including doctors, other professionals including real estate agents, accountants etc.

Getting Connected

Actew AGL Connections - 13 12 93
Essential Energy Connections - 13 23 91
General Council Enquiries - 6285 6000
NBN Co  - 1800 687 626
Australia Post - 131 318
Arranging bins and collection - 6285 6268

Buses

Deanes Bus Lines Timetable here
Googong to Queanebyan bus routes are available here and here.
And the Queanbeyan bus network map is available here

Shopping

Riverside Plaza Queanbeyan Shopping here
Jerrabomberra Village Shopping here
The Googong North Village Centre will open late 2017

Council Information

Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council website here
Animals and pets in Queanbeyan including registration and noise complaints here
Waste and Recycling information including bin pickup information here

Emergency Services

NSW Police here
Queanbeyan Police Station here
NSW Rural Fire Service here
Queanbeyan City Fire Brigade here

Entertainment

The Q Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre here
Queanbeyan City Library here
Googong playgroup contact community@googong.net or 1300 446 646
Googong Foreshores TAMS brochure here
Visit Queanbeyan website
Queanbeyan Golf Club - social players welcome. Affordable memberships (tell them your from Googong). Click here and here.
Tennis Clinics call the YMCA on 6181 0391

Sport

The Googong Hogs Aussie Rules club are based at Googong's Rockley Oval. The Googong Hogs Netball club also plays in the region. To find out more about the clubs, home games and more, click here.
Tigers Junior AFL teams play at Rockley Oval. Click here for more information.  
Monaro Panthers Football Club (soccor) have games for boys and girls U5-U18 as well as mens and womens games. There are also day time programs for 3-4 year olds. their home ground is Duncan Fields. Click here for more information.  
Queanbeyan Junior Cricket play at Googong's Rockley Oval, click here
Googong Goannas Rugby Leage - coming soon. 
Googong Fit Bootcamp, click here
YMCA Club Googong, click here

Schools

The Anglican School Googong here.
Queanbeyan Public School here
Queanbeyan West Public School here
Queanbeyan East Public School here
Queanbeyan South Public School here
St Gregory's Primary School here
Queanbeyan High School here
Karabah High School here.
St Edmunds College here.
St Clares' College here.

Churches

Information on Queanbeyan churches here

Environment

For more information on the Googonian local flora and fauna, refer to Environment section of this website.
Pink-tailed Worm-lizard: For more information click here. If you think you have encountered one or are unsure, please call the Googong Rangers on (02) 6207 2779.
Snakes: See here. If you are concerned or need advice, call Wildcare on 02 6299 1966
Injured/Orphaned Wildlife: Call Wildcare on 02 6299 1966.
Googong Dam

Community Newsletters

Newsletter 1, March 2014
Newsletter 2, June 2014
Newsletter 3, October 2014
Newsletter 4: March 2015
Newsletter 5: July 2015
Newsletter 6: December 2015 
N
ewsletter 7: April 2016
Newsletter 8: October 2016
Newsletter 9: November 2016
Newsletter 10: February 2017
Newsletter 11: June 2017

NearMaps Satellite Image 3/10/15 
NearMaps Satellite Image November 2015
NearMaps Satellite Image October 2016
NearMaps Satellite Image March 2017

 

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Googojoy – a unit used to measure happiness. Measurements amongst Googong residence are off the chart. E.g. After a day spent fishing at Googong Dam, Gavin's mood climbed by approximately 470 googojoys.