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Commercial Services


Mornington Shire Council owns and operates several vital commercial services including a bakery, mechanical workshop, fuel bowser, hotel and visitors’ quarters, and a kiosk.

The services are managed in a way to ensure maximum return to both Council and the community and assists in creating exciting training and development opportunities as well as furthering community and economic development.

Mechanical Workshop & Fuel Bowser

Mornington Shire Council operates a Mechanical Workshop in Gununa delivering vehicle repairs & maintenance services for community members, and fleet vehicles for community-based organisations.

The Mechanical Workshop also deals with spare parts as required.

The fuel bowser for the community is also located here and is staffed and operational during the below listed hours only. EFTPOS is the preferred payment method.

Pre-paid cards are available for purchase from the Service Station Office during operating hours. For Corporate Cards (businesses only), contact finance@mornington.qld.gov.au for more information.

Opening Hours

Monday to Thursday: 7.30am – 4.30pm
Friday: 7.30am – 1.30pm

Location & Contacts

Kaiadilt Street
Phone: 07 4745 7881
Email: workshop@mornington.qld.gov.au 

Vehicle & Machinery hire

We also offer a range of vehicle and plant for wet hire. For more information visit our Facilities & Equipment hire page


The Council operated bakery operates five days a week providing fresh bakery products to the Gununamanda Store. The bakery is not open to the public.

The bakery also provides a limited catering service with wholesale bakery items available to business customers. Current bakery order forms/ pricelist are available on request.

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday: 3.00am – 12 noon

Location & Contacts

Phone: 0447 663 443

Email: bakery@mornington.qld.gov.au

Lelka Murrin

Refurbishments are currently underway at Lelka Murrin (Tavern & Kiosk).


Mornington Shire Council operates a variety of accommodation options for visitors to the Island. Visit the Accommodation page to book online or contact Council directly for more information.

Phone: 07 4745 7200

Email: reservations@mornington.qld.gov.au

Delivery Services

The Council offers delivery of recently arrived barge items to your business or residence.

Fees and charges for this service can be found below.


Technical Services Team

Phone: (07) 4745 7831

Warehouse & Barge Logistics

Various hardware and homeware items are available for sale to the public through the Council Warehouse, with special orders considered on request.

Warehouse staff also co-ordinate the unloading of the barge each week and assistance with back-freight of items to Karumba.

Warehouse Manager
Phone: 07 4745 7875

Carpentaria Freight Contact:
Phone: 07 4745 9331