Covid 19 update store trading hours (24 MAR 2020)

As announced by Prime Minister Scott Morrison, VIC has now implemented Stage 1 restrictions to slow the spread of COVID-19.

Following this, a number of changes have now been implemented at Waurn Ponds Shopping Centre.

The Centre remains open for business, however these stores are now restricted to takeaway only:

  • Alfie’s Café
  • Boost Juice
  • Boss Burger
  • Coffee Hit
  • Domino’s Pizza
  • Donut King
  • Ferguson Plarre
  • Gloria Jeans Coffees
  • Grill’d
  • Groove Train
  • Hi Sushi
  • Hungry Jacks
  • Kebab Empire
  • Mad Mex
  • Mrs Fields
  • Muffin Break
  • New Zealand Natural
  • Panache Cafe and Creperie
  • Sandwich Chefs
  • Schnitz
  • Subway
  • Sushi Sushi
  • Tasty Asia
  • Town & Country Pizza & Pasta
  • Waurn Ponds Fish and Chips

Communal seating areas have been removed.

Reading Cinemas are now closed until further notice.

Supermarkets have temporarily adjusted their trading hours:

  • Woolworths open 8am to 8pm daily
  • Coles open 8am to 8pm daily

Kmart are open 8am to 10pm (Mon to Fri) + 8am – 8pm (Sat & Sun)

Target are open 8am to 8pm (Mon, Tue, Wed & Sat); 8am to 9pm (Thu & Fri); 9am to 6pm (Sun)

Please check the online store directory for individual specialty store trading times.  These are being updated daily.

In addition, we strongly encourage all customers to follow social distancing recommendations outlined by the Federal Government.

  • Wherever possible stay 1.5 metres apart, including within Supermarkets
  • Please wash your hands and where available, use the hand sanitisers installed at centre entry points
  • Please do not enter the Centre if you are suffering any signs of a flu like illness

We are committed to working with our retailers and our community through these unprecedented times and encourage you to show your support.

Please visit for updated information.