Shire of West Arthur

News

Bridge Works  - Darkan South Road
Posted August 3, 2018 Bridge Works - Darkan South Road

Enviro Infrastructure has been engaged by Main Roads WA to complete maintenance and refurbishment works to Bridge 4828, on Darkan South Road. It is expected works will commence 9th August 2018.

2018 Cultural Day
Posted August 1, 2018 2018 Cultural Day

Call for interest in Cultural Day 2018

Bunbury Bus Trip
Posted July 31, 2018 Bunbury Bus Trip

The Shire of West Arthur is providing a bus service from Darkan to Bunbury on August 22nd and December 5th . The bus will depart at 8.30am and return at approximately 4.30pm. Cost will be $15 per person.

Australian Government Mobile Service Centre
Posted July 13, 2018 Australian Government Mobile Service Centre

The Australian Government Mobile Service Centre will be visiting Darkan on Tuesday, 24 July 2018 from 10 am to 4 pm and will be parked opposite Fleay’s Store Supermarket, Burrowes Street Darkan.

Corporate and Community Plans Revised
Posted July 2, 2018 Corporate and Community Plans Revised

The Shire has recently completed a review of their Corporate and Community Plans.

Public Meeting
Posted June 30, 2018 Public Meeting

Future of the new section of the Arthur River Hall on July 25th, 7pm at the Arthur River Hall

Employment Opportunity
Posted June 22, 2018 Employment Opportunity

Full time, part time or casual employment as a plant operator/general hand. Duties include operation of various types of plant and equipment for road construction and maintenance and general works around the Shire. Applications close Tuesday 26 June 2018.

Unit Available for Rent
Posted April 26, 2018 Unit Available for Rent

Two bedroom unit in Hillman Street available for rent for $139 per week. Please contact the Shire Office for an application form or for further information.

Youth Week Events
Posted April 23, 2018 Youth Week Events

Youth Week 2018 events were held the over three days during the week 16th –20th April with grant funding from the Department of Communities and support from the Shire of West Arthur.

Annual General Meeting of Electors
Posted January 2, 2018 Annual General Meeting of Electors

The Annual General Meeting of Electors is to be held Thursday 1 February 2018 commencing at 6pm in the Council Chambers 31 Burrowes Street, Darkan.

Gym Membership Renewal
Posted December 21, 2017 Gym Membership Renewal

Gym membership renewal is due. Online registrations are required.

Darkan Swimming Pool
Posted December 21, 2017 Darkan Swimming Pool

Membership Registrations - Summer 2017/2018. Registrations Open.

Office Closure Over Christmas and New Years
Posted December 8, 2017 Office Closure Over Christmas and New Years

The Shire Office will be closed from 4.30pm Friday 22 December 2017 to 8.30am Tuesday 2 January 2018.

Bush Fire Information
Posted December 8, 2017 Bush Fire Information

The operation of harvesting machines and the movement of grain equipment in paddocks on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day is prohibited.

New Speed Signs In Darkan
Posted November 27, 2017 New Speed Signs In Darkan

New speed signs set to help reduce travel speeds in Darkan.The West Arthur Shire is continuing its commitment to creating a safe environment for all road users by installing the courtesy speed display signs on Coalfields Highway during the December holidays until January 18th.

Kids Central Beeswax Workshop
Posted November 15, 2017 Kids Central Beeswax Workshop

A beeswax wrap workshop was held in conjunction with playgroup educating children and parents around the impact of cling wrap.

Power Outage - Shire Office & Darkan Caravan Park
Posted November 14, 2017 Power Outage - Shire Office & Darkan Caravan Park

Due to Western Power planned outage the West Arthur Shire Office & the Darkan Caravan Park will have no power on Wednesday 22 November 2017 from 8:30am - 3:30pm. Vehicle licencing and card services will be unavailable due to the outage.

Coalfields Road Works - Main Roads Information Session
Posted November 3, 2017 Coalfields Road Works - Main Roads Information Session

Main Roads is holding an information session on Tuesday 14 November in the Shire Chambers.

Australia Day - 2017 Citizen of The Year
Posted November 1, 2017 Australia Day - 2017 Citizen of The Year

Nominations are open for Citizen, Young Citizen and Group/Event of the Year. Close 30 November 2017

Darkan Men's Shed Activities
Posted November 1, 2017 Darkan Men's Shed Activities

Check out these exiting up coming activities taking place at your local Men's Shed over the next 6 months!

Blokes On A Bus - Men's Shed Tour
Posted November 1, 2017 Blokes On A Bus - Men's Shed Tour

FREE - Bus trip to York Motor Museum, York Men's Shed with Dumbleyung and Lake Grace Men's Shed members.

Local Government Elections - Results
Posted September 14, 2017 Local Government Elections - Results

At the close of nominations, all candidates were elected unopposed. We welcome three new councillors, Julie McFall, Marie Lloyd and Alan Blencowe. Neil Manual and Kevin King are returning as councillors and Karlene Goss, Andrew Clarke and Rodney Hulse are retiring

Wheatbelt Freight Route Project
Posted September 1, 2017 Wheatbelt Freight Route Project

Wheatbelt local governments are working towards an integrated Wheatlbelt Secondary Collector Freight Route to develop an interconnected road network for heavy haulage.

Disability Access and Inclusion Plan 2017-2022
Posted April 24, 2017 Disability Access and Inclusion Plan 2017-2022

The Shire of West Arthur is revising its Disability Access and Inclusion Plan. The plan describes how the Shire of West Arthur is working to make sure its services are accessible to everyone including people with disabilities.

Edith Brown Museum
Posted March 15, 2017 Edith Brown Museum

The interpretation plan for the proposed Edith Brown Museum is now available for review at the Shire office.

Department of Water Working Collaboratively With Local Bush Fire Brigade Volunteers.
Posted March 7, 2017 Department of Water Working Collaboratively With Local Bush Fire Brigade Volunteers.

The Department of Water has granted the Shire of West Arthur’s bush fire brigades five hand held radios to assist with firefighting activities.

Review of Strategic Community Plan
Posted February 23, 2017 Review of Strategic Community Plan

The Shire of West Arthur is undertaking a review of its Strategic Community Plan 2013-2023. Have your say by completing a survey or attending a community workshop.

Kids Central Monthly Newsletters
Posted July 30, 2015 Kids Central Monthly Newsletters

Kids Central Monthly Newsletters are now available on the website located on the Kids Central Page.

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Bridge Works - Darkan South Road August 3, 2018

Enviro Infrastructure has been engaged by Main Roads WA to complete maintenance and refurbishment...

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2018 Cultural Day August 1, 2018

Call for interest in Cultural Day 2018

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Bunbury Bus Trip July 31, 2018

The Shire of West Arthur is providing a bus service from Darkan to Bunbury on August 22nd and...

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Australian Government Mobile Service Centre
Australian Government Mobile Service Centre
July 13, 2018

The Australian Government Mobile Service Centre will be visiting Darkan on Tuesday, 24 July 2018...

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