Extension of Prohibited Burning Period (2 Dec - 14 Mar)

The Prohibited Burning Period for the Shire of Augusta Margaret River district will be extended and will now commence at MIDNIGHT ON SUNDAY, 1 DECEMBER 2019. 

This means that no fires are to be lit in the open air from Monday morning.

Important fire information and Fire Control Officer contact details are available in the Firebreak Notice and Bushfire Information 2019-2020

Banner information last updated 28 November 2019. 

Notices and Tenders

Ellis Street Jetty - temporary closure

11 December 2019

On behalf of the Department of Transport the Shire is advising that...

Scheme Amendment No. 64 to Local Planning Scheme No. 1 - 35 (Lot 4) Bussell Highway, Cowaramup

6 December 2019

Ref: P219390, LND/1/64 Notice is hereby given that the local government of the...

Advertising of Draft Redman Brook Action Plan

5 December 2019

You are invited to view and comment on the Draft Redman Brook...

Naming of 'A Class' Reserve 18720 Margaret River

5 December 2019

The Shire of Augusta Margaret River’s ‘A Class’ reserve is located at...

Media releases

Volunteers acknowledged at annual thank you celebration

11 December 2019

Over 140 volunteers, and their friends and family, representing volunteer organisations from...

Local fire crews deployed to assist at Forrestania

11 December 2019

On Sunday 8 December 2019, seven local Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade members...

Trees felled across fire access roads

10 December 2019

Local fire chiefs are urging the public to refrain from felling trees...

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Postal Address

PO Box 61
Margaret River WA 6285

Margaret River

41 Wallcliffe Road
Monday to Friday
Ph 08 9780 5255
Fax 08 9757 2512


66 Allnut Terrace
Monday to Friday
9am-12pm, 1pm-4pm
Ph 08 9780 5255


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