What are Changing Places?
Changing Places facilities are different to standard accessible toilets. They have extra features, more space and can often be accessed 24/7 with a Master Locksmith Access Key (MLAK).
Each Changing Places toilet provides:
- Push button entry and exit
- Height adjustable adult-sized change table
- Ceiling hoist
- Additional circulation space
- A safe and clean environment
Changing Places in Latrobe Valley:
TRARALGON SERVICE CENTRE
24-38 Kay St Traralgon
(accessible during opening hours and via MLAK at all other times)
MOE SERVICE CENTRE
1-29 George St Moe
(accessible during opening hours only)
LATROBE LEISURE MORWELL & LATROBE LEISURE MOE NEWBOROUGH
have an overhead hoist and adult-sized change table
as extra features to their Accessible Change Rooms (accessible during opening hours only). Both centres have a hoist and chair available for accessing the heated pools.
LATROBE LEISURE MORWELL
McDonald St Morwell LATROBE LEISURE MOE NEWBOROUGH
Corner of Old Sale Rd and Southwell Ave, Newborough
**Users will need to provide their own sling for use with the hoist**
OBTAINING A MLAK:
People with a disability can purchase a MLAK to gain 24/7 access to Changing Places facilities. A letter from a doctor or disability organisation will need to be provided.
For more information visit www.changingplaces.org.au and click the ‘Learn More’ tab.
A full list of Changing Places facilities around Australia can be found on the Changing Places Australia website www.changingplaces.org.au
Some of the major Victorian locations include MCG, Melbourne Zoo, Flinders St and Southern Cross stations.