Trade and DIY giant Bunnings employs 43,000 Australians around the country, including more than 12,000 here in NSW. No, all retail except for essential food services will be closed. Will Bunnings be open? The Warehouse Group says 92 of its The Warehouse stores will remain open to the public during the four-week lockdown period. Bunnings has called for the hardware sector to be classified as an essential service after Melbourne was plunged into a Stage 4 lockdown on Sunday.. Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews announced a state of disaster after the state’s horror week of COVID-19 cases, including another 671 new infections on Sunday.. While pet stores, bottle shops and hardware stores are on the list of businesses able to open during South Australia’s six-day lockdown, newsagents are currently not able to trade. The business center is open on Saturday and Sunday: 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. In a bid to ensure shops remain open, some big names including Bunnings Warehouse have introduced social distancing measures ensuring customers are … A similar system was used in Vic at some stage during their lockdown. Here's the list of all 'essential' services that can stay open during Covid-19 lockdown. So, unless you go to your partner’s house before 11.59pm Wednesday and stay there for the next six days, you cannot visit them while in lockdown. Bunnings, Placemakers, Mitre 10 and other retailers essential to the supply chain for building and construction can stay open to trade customers for essential purposes only. Hospitality venues will also be shut down, even for takeaway. These are the rules Australians now need to live by to save lives. Faults & technical support : Bunnings’s faults and technical teams are open for all year round during working days & also public holidays. In the event a holiday falls on a weekday or weekend, Bunnings is open for business. Alexis Carey carey_alexis news.com.au August 3, 2020 2:54pm Bunnings already have a filter in place via the PowerPass card, which is mainly only available to individuals or businesses with an ABN. Photo / Getty *Updated April 6* ... Bunnings, Placemakers, Mitre 10 and other retailers essential to the supply chain for building and construction can stay open to trade customers for essential purposes only. It's likely that six months will pass before you can dine at a cafe again, or go to a gym or a pub. Bunnings, Placemakers and Mitre 10 will remain open to trade customers during the lockdown starting at midnight on Wednesday, but will be closed to the general public. That’s one way to filter out people who are only there to do a bit of DIY around the home. This includes Bunnings, Kmart and Target. Bunnings CEO Mike Schneider has claimed the hardware industry is an “essential” service during Victoria’s tough stage 4 lockdown. Residents are banned from leaving their homes between 8pm and 5am unless … Hardware heavyweight Bunnings saw its earnings climb 13.9 per cent for the 2019-20 financial year to $1.8 billion, while similar growth at Officeworks saw it deliver $190 million in earnings. But not everything is closing. They will not be open to the public.