Buchan Neighbourhood House
6 Centre Rd, Buchan
p: 03 51 559 216
f: 03 51 559 216
m: 0427 586 038
e: buchanbnh@bigpond.com

Hours:  Monday to Thursday 10am to 4.30pm.

Appointments can be made with staff to access IT equipment and support or services.

The Buchan Neighbourhood House continues to be a sustainable and viable community hub for the community of Buchan and District.

Mission: To foster the development of a cooperative, sustainable and effective community through the provision of education, communication, support and information.

Buchan Neighbourhood House is dedicated to supporting carers in Victoria and offers a warm, secure, and welcoming environment. Our organisation is Carer Friendly and helps connect carers to necessary services. We have strong ties with Carers Victoria and participate in their events, workshops, and informational opportunities for both carers and staff.


  • Computer use and access to the internet
  • Printing facilities
  • Meeting and Conference Rooms
  • Referral services
  • Laminating
  • IT help and assistance
  • East Gippsland Shire Outreach support
  • Laptops available for educational or community use
  • Data Projector and screen hire
  • Scanning facilities
  • Community information and support
  • Governance Assistance
  • Community Tool Library

Drop in for a cuppa and a chat, visit the community garden or join us for community events, information sessions and courses.

Massage with  Sharon Dent.  Sharon will be visiting  Buchan monthly.  Contact Sharon for bookings on 51571541 or 0468387524

Courses and Classes
Community Newsletter.  The Buchan Phoenix 

Buchan Neighbourhood House produces, prints and distributes the community newsletter.  To be added to our mailing list or to place an advert contact info.buchan@gmail.com.  The newsletter can be accessed on this site via posts in the home page.

Buchan Neighbourhood House News

Community Phone Book

Buchan and District has a local phone book that can be purchased at the roadhouse, general store and the neighbourhood House.  We do not add mobile numbers without permission.  Changes to phone numbers or if you would like your number, business or organisation to be added or updated, please contact us.New Residents Welcome Pack

All the local information that you need to know.  Local services, groups, agencies.  A list of all the local medical services and lots more.  Available on this PDF document.

Community Website

Buchan Neighbourhood House manages, updates and reviews the Buchan Community Website.  Please contact us for any changes or additions.

Community Resilience and Preparedness

We can assist you with your personal emergency plan . We review and distribute the Community Local Incident Management Plan (LIMP) and booklet together with East Gippsland Shire Council.

We manage, prepare and activate the community phone tree.

We arrange community preparedness meetings with relevant agencies and the community,

Events and information sessions

Annual Biggest Morning Tea is held in May

Community Garden
Come and visit our small garden at the back of the Uniting Church. No one is currently accessing this site so if you are interested please contact us

Grants Information
Government grant sites which list available funds

Other Information:

East Gippsland Network of Neighbourhood Houses

Victoria’s Volunteering Portal visit http://volunteer.vic.gov.au/ 

Victorian Governments Contacts and Services Directory. This is a public access site which includes:  Local numbers, addresses, maps for all Victorian Government Regional  offices.  Links to Members of Parliament, Cabinet, Shadow Cabinet which includes  their business contact details as per the Parliamentary Handbook.http://www.vic.gov.au/contactsandservices/directory/ 

A house around the corner watch episodes online at  http://ahousearoundthecorner.org/home