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Permits are now required for burning by contacting your local Fire Control Officer (Contact details in Firebreak Notice).

Thank a Volunteer Day

An invitation to celebrate the contributions of our local volunteers.

The Shire of Augusta Margaret River would like to thank local volunteers for their contributions to
the community. Please join us for a celebratory event in their honour, featuring the announcement
of the Volunteer of the Year and Youth Volunteer of the Year Awards.

Thursday 5 December 2019 - 6pm to 8pm
Margaret River HEART - 51 Wallcliffe Road, Margaret River
Please RSVP by Friday, 29 November 2019. For further information or to RSVP visit or contact Community Development Officer, Jessica Black on 9780 5276 o

Refreshments, food and entertainment (including a YAC kid’s zone) will be provided at this free, family-friendly and wheelchair accessible event.

Supported by the Government of Western Australia - Department of Communities.

Albany Terrace, Augusta - ongoing works:  flush kerbing, asphalt overlay continuing on from works commenced last Monday 12 Nov 19.  The works will be carried out between Deere Street and Blackwood Avenue and may take up to 2 weeks to complete (weather permitting).

Augusta Museum, Augusta - works being carried out is to the pavement area out the front of the museum.  This will include kerbing, brick paving the existing path and re-marking of the existing carpark.  These works will commence Tuesday 19 November 2019.

Warner Glen Road - works continuing, sealing and further earthworks

Wallcliffe Road dual use path - Merino to Devon Drive.  These path works are ongoing.

The Shire of Augusta Margaret River wishes to advise community members and visitors to our region that the following offices and facilities will be closed as follows:


  • Margaret River Shire office and Depot:

Margaret River Civic Administration Centre from 12pm 6 Dec 2019, MR Depot 12.30pm, return to normal business hours 9 Dec 2019


  • Augusta Shire office and Depot

Augusta office and Depot from 12pm 6 Dec 2019, return to normal business hours 9 Dec 2019


  • Library

Margaret River from 12pm 6 Dec 2019, return to normal business hours 7 Dec 2019

Augusta from 12pm 6 Dec 2019, return to normal business hours 9 Dec 2019


  • Recreation Centre

Margaret River from 1.30pm 6 Dec 2019, return to normal business hours 7 Dec 2019



  • Waste Facility

Davis Road Witchcliffe & Waste Transfer stations will be operating as normal





Emergency or after hours contacts:

Fire and Emergency - 000

Works Depot services - 0409 805 255

Ranger Services - 0419 902 540


The Shire apologises for any inconvenience caused by its closure.


In the meantime, you may find what you are looking for on our website at or Recreation Centre on


The Shire wishes all community members and visitors to our beautiful region, a safe and happy time.

Ellis Street toilets

Commencing week of 18 November 2019, the Shire will be placing the hand rail of the stairs at Ellis St toilets.  The stairs will be closed while work occurs and will take approximately 2 to 3 days to complete.  Toilets will remain open and access will still be available around the site.  If you have any questions relating to these works please contact the Acting Manager Works, Grant Kirby, 0448 127 281.

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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

National Relay Service

If you are deaf or have a hearing or speech impairment call us through the National Relay Service

Change of details form

To ensure that you receive your Rates Notice on time we need to be updated on changes. You can do this online.