Important fire season dates

The Prohibited Burning Period will be SUSPENDED at Midnight (2400hrs) on Sunday, 17 March 2019.

The Restricted Burning Period will run 18 March 2019 to 12 May 2019 (unless varied)

During the Restricted Burning Period, burning may only be undertaken with a valid Permit issued by an authorised Bush Fire Control Officer.

More details and FCO contact information is available in the Bushfire Management Information Notice 2018-2019

Shire dates

Ordinary Meeting of Council

8 May 2019

The next Shire of Augusta Margaret River Ordinary Meeting of Council will...

Community consultation

Notice of Ordinary Meeting of Council

11 April 2019

NOTICE OF ORDINARY MEETING OF COUNCIL – 8 MAY 2019, 5.30pm   The next...

Important fire season dates

7 November 2018

Restricted Burning Period – 18 March 2019 to 12 May 2019 (unless varied) The...

Shop (Supermarket) and Pylon Sign - 2 (Lot 6) Peake Street, Cowaramup

19 April 2019

The local government has received an application to use and/or develop land...

Margaret River Tennis Club Verandah Construction

19 April 2019

The Shire of Augusta Margaret River are removing and replacing the existing...

Media releases

Fire agencies released planned autumn burn schedule

10 April 2019

Fire agencies released planned autumn burn schedule Fire agencies including Shire of Augusta...

Council announces new Shire leader as Stephanie Addison-Brown

9 April 2019

The new Chief Executive Officer for the Shire of Augusta Margaret River...

Councillors to decide new Shire chief this week

3 April 2019

It is expected a new Shire Chief Executive Officer will be imminently...

Local knowledge sought for Gracetown foreshore plan

22 March 2019

Community members are invited to two project briefing walks along the Gracetown...

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Contact the Shire

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


For contact details for fire, police, bushfire brigades, hospitals, storm damage, power outages, etc please see the emergency contact page

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