Update - 25 March 2020
As a provider of many critical household products and services, we are pleased to advise that Figtree Grove remains open for business. Shopping centres have been deemed exempt from shutdown regulations.
However, from 25 March, you’ll notice some changes at Figtree Grove made in line with the Government’s latest social distancing measures. These include:
All other retailers continue to trade with social distancing practices put into place. Their individual trading hours can be found on their store page on our website.
The Centre continues to take additional cleaning precautions to ensure that Figtree Grove remains a safe environment for customers to visit for everyday goods and services. In line with government guidelines for stopping the spread of infectious diseases, we ask all customers to observe good hygiene practices at all times. Wash your hands with soap regularly, avoid personal contact with other non-family members, avoid touching your face and utilise hand sanitisation products where available.
We are constantly monitoring Government advice and will provide updates to the Figtree Grove community as soon as new information comes to hand. Customers should continue to check this page for updates.
19 March 2020
Figtree Grove is still open and here for our community.
Shopping centres remain exempt from Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s announcement that large indoor gatherings were no longer permitted. The Centre will remain open upon advice from the relevant health authorities to ensure our customers have access to essential products and services.
The health and wellbeing of our shoppers, retailers, team members and community remains our top priority. At present, the recent ban on public gatherings excludes shopping centres as they are considered essential to the community, providing vital services to the local community such as food and groceries, pharmacies, medical centres and many other goods and services.
The Centre has implemented precautionary measures to ensure we are doing all we can to stop the spread. These come in addition to our standard operational procedures and include, but are not limited to:
To help Stop the Spread you should:
Should any member of Figtree Grove staff, a retailer, contractor or shopper who has recently been in the centre contract the virus, we will seek and follow the advice of the relevant health authorities.
We will continue to monitor this issue and if there is any change in advice, we will notify our valued customers. If you require further information you can contact the National COVID-19 Health Information line on 1800 020 080 or visit https://www.health.gov.au/
Store Trading Update
The following stores are temporarily closed: