Shire of West Arthur

Kids

SophiePlaygrounds

There are public playgrounds located at Darkan and Duranillin. At Darkan there are also two in-ground trampolines.

Skate Park

The skate park was opened in December 2000, and has skate ramps, a bike track, half court basketball, beach volleyball court, enclosed shed with verandah, drinking fountain and grassed areas. There is also a gazebo nearby with an electric barbecue.

The Skate Park is available for functions such as birthday parties. An application form is required to be filled in before approval is given. This is to meet Council's insurance requirements. For further information please contact the Shire of West Arthur.

Child Health

A Child Health Nurse from Narrogin is in the West Arthur Shire on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month, at the Health and Resource Centre in Darkan.

Child Health Information
Community Nurse Beth Piesse
Phone 9885 1006

Darkan Playgroup

Playgroup runs on Mondays Fortnightly from 9am – 11.30am

Darkan Playgroup Information
Contact Renee Schinzig
Phone 0418 948 232

Darkan Toy Library

Access via membership key

Darkan Toy Library Information
Contact Mel Ewen
Phone 0429 361 227

Youth Advisory Committee

A forum for young people to advise local government directly about issues facing young people and ways to address these issues. Also able to source funding for development of facilities/events such as the skate park, concerts, education/employment activities.

Youth Advisory Committee Information
Contact Kym Gibbs - Shire of West Arthur
Phone 9736 2222
Closure of Realigned Section of Coalfields Road 11 Aug 2017

Notice is hereby given that the Shire of West Arthur intends to submit to the Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage a request to close a realigned portion of Coalfields Road near Albany Highway.

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2017 Local Government Elections 17 Jul 2017

The next local government election day will be held on 21 October 2017. To be eligible to vote, you need to enrolled to vote in the Shire of West Arthur.

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Units for rent in Darkan 21 Jun 2017

Two Bedroom Unit and Three Bedroom Unit Available For Rent in Darkan

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Review of Local Laws 03 May 2017

The Shire of West Arthur is undertaking a periodic review of the following Local Laws, in line with Section 3.16 of the Local Government Act 1995:

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