Community Consultation

The Cowaramup Skate Park Precinct works will be commencing next week, Monday 9 December 2019.

The works that the Shire will be carrying out will be construction of the barbecue and picnic area facility upgrades.

The Shire anticipates these works to be completed by Christmas (weather permitting).  At the precinct, the works will be installing shelters, picnic settings and footpath connections.  During this time there will be no disruptions to the precinct.

If you have any inquiries relating to these works, please contact Grant Kirby on 0448 127 281.

In accordance with Section 3.50 of the Local Government Act 1995, Part 3 (functions of Local Governments - closing certain thoroughfares to vehicles).   The works currently being carried out by the Shire of Augusta Margaret River on Ashton Street, it is anticipated that due to the complex nature of this project, completion of the drainage works will be by Christmas.  

During the works on Ashton Street, the road will be closed to through traffic.  All residents will still have access to and from their property and signage is in place for general public with alternative exit and entry as required.  Traffic management is still in place and some delays are likely.  The Shire will endeavour to avoid lengthy delays, however where an alternative route is possible, please consider this.  The Shire appreciate your patience during this time of works.

Should you have any further inquiries regarding these works, please contact the Shire's Coordinator Works, Peter Brophy on 0427 903 153.

NOTICE OF 2020 SCHEDULE OF DATES AND VENUES FOR ORDINARY COUNCIL AND COMMITTEE MEETINGS

 

Ordinary Meetings of Council for 2020:

First meeting of month commencing at 5.30pm                      Second meeting of month commencing at 5.30pm

JANUARY               N/A                                                          Wednesday 22 (Margaret River)

FEBRUARY            Wednesday 12 (Margaret River)            Wednesday 26 (Margaret River)

MARCH                   Wednesday 11 (Augusta)                       Wednesday 25 (Margaret River)

APRIL                      Wednesday 8 (Margaret River)              Wednesday 22 (Margaret River)

MAY                        Wednesday 13 (Margaret River)            Wednesday 27 (Margaret River)

JUNE                      Wednesday 10 (Augusta)                       Wednesday 24 (Margaret River)

JULY                       Wednesday 8 (Margaret River)              Wednesday 22 (Margaret River)

AUGUST                 Wednesday 12 (Margaret River)            Wednesday 26 (Margaret River) commencing at 2pm

SEPTEMBER          Wednesday 9 (Augusta)                         Wednesday 23 (Margaret River)

OCTOBER              Wednesday 14 (Margaret River)            Wednesday 28 (Margaret River)

NOVEMBER            Wednesday 11 (Margaret River)            Wednesday 25 (Margaret River)

DECEMBER            Wednesday 9 (Margaret River)              N/A

 

Augusta Margaret River Audit and Risk Management Committee meetings for 2020:

DATE                                      VENUE                                                                    TIME

Wednesday 11 March            Augusta Council Chambers                                    4.30pm

Wednesday 24 June               Margaret River Mainbreak Meeting Room              4.30pm

Wednesday 28 October          Margaret River Mainbreak Meeting Room              4.30pm

 

Augusta Margaret River Local Emergency Management Committee meetings for 2020:

DATE                                      VENUE                                                    TIME

Tuesday 11 February              Margaret River Council Chambers          4:30pm

Tuesday 12 May                     Augusta Council Chambers                    4:30pm

Tuesday 11 Augusta              Margaret River Council Chambers         4.30pm

Tuesday 10 November           Margaret River Council Chambers         4:30pm

 

Augusta Margaret River Bush Fire Advisory Committee meetings for 2020:

DATE                                      VENUE                                                    TIME

Wednesday 19 February        Margaret River Council Chambers          6:00pm

Wednesday 20 May                Augusta Council Council Chambers       6:00pm

Wednesday 19 August            Margaret River Council Chambers         6.00pm

Wednesday 18 November      Margaret River Council Chambers         6:00pm

 

 

For further information please contact Governance Officer / Council Support, Claire Schiller, on 9780 5205 or cschiller@amrshire.wa.gov.au.

The Shire of Augusta Margaret River adopted the 2019-20 Fees and Charges at the Ordinary Council Meeting 22 May 2019 (OM2019/89).

At the Ordinary Council Meeting 27 November 2019, Council amended the 2019 Schedule of Fees and Charges to include fees for Waste Services and Holiday Parks.

A copy of the amended 2019-20 schedule of Fees and Charges is available for public viewing at the front counters of the Augusta Office and Margaret River Civic Administration Centre.  The schedule is also available on the publications page of our website www.amrshire.wa.gov.au.

S Addison-Brown

Chief Executive Officer

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:

 

Shire offices:

Margaret River Civic Administration Centre, Augusta office from 12pm 24th Dec 2019 return to normal business hours Jan 2nd 2020

 

Library:

Margaret River and Augusta from 12pm 24th Dec 2019 return to normal business hours Jan 2nd 2020

Online resources will be available for the duration of the break

 

Depot:

Margaret River and Augusta Depot from 12pm 22nd Dec 2019 return to normal business hours Jan 2nd 2020

 

Recreation Centre:

Margaret River from

24 Dec closing at 5pm
25 Dec Closed

26 Dec Closed
27 Dec Closed
28 Dec Closed
29 Dec Closed
30 Dec open 6am to 7.30pm
31 Dec open 6am to 7.30pm
1 Jan Closed
Return to normal business hours Jan 2nd 2020
 

Waste Facility:

Davis Road Witchcliffe Christmas Day & New Year’s Day

All other days, Davis Road will be open from 8.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.

Waste Transfer stations will be operating as normal, unless their rostered day of opening falls on a Public Holiday.

 

 

 

Emergency or after hours contacts:

Fire and Emergency - 000

Works Depot services - 0409 805 255

Ranger Services – 9780 5695

 

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 www.amrshire.wa.gov.au or Recreation Centre on www.recreation.amrshire.wa.gov.au

 

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

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Margaret River WA 6285

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