Shire of West Arthur

General

Community Consultation - Community Strategic Plan Review
Posted 16 October 2020 Community Consultation - Community Strategic Plan Review

The Shire is undertaken a review of the Community Strategic Plan. There will be a number of oppportunities for the community to contribute commencing with Community Coffee and Chat sessions in October and a Business Breakfast in early November.

October Council Meeting
Posted 16 October 2020 October Council Meeting

The next Ordinary Meeting of Council will be held on 20 October 2020. The Agenda is now available for viewing.

Employment Opportunities
Posted 13 October 2020 Employment Opportunities

The Shire is currently offering a number of exciting career opportunities for enthusiastic self-motivated people to join our works team in the roles of trainee plant operator/general hand, construction grader operator, and plant operator/general hand.

Darkan Light Industrial Area - Business Development Opportunity
Posted 07 August 2020 Darkan Light Industrial Area - Business Development Opportunity

Expressions of Interest Invited The Shire of West Arthur invites expressions of interest for the lease of premises to be developed in the Darkan Light Industrial Area.

Shire of West Arthur 2020-21 Budget
Posted 06 August 2020 Shire of West Arthur 2020-21 Budget

Council adopted the 2020/21 Budget on 28 July 2020 incorporating a 1.2% increase in the total income from rates.

Review of Community Strategic Plan and Corporate Business Plan
Posted 26 June 2020 Review of Community Strategic Plan and Corporate Business Plan

Council has recently completed a desktop review of the Community Strategic Plan. The 2020-2024 Corporate Business Plan was adopted on 28 July 2020.

Adoption of Fees and Charges 2020/21
Posted 24 June 2020 Adoption of Fees and Charges 2020/21

Fees and Charges proposed to be adopted as part of the 2020/21 Budget have been reviewed and any amendments have been adopted as changes to the 2019/20 Schedule of Fees and Charges to enable them to commence from 1 July 2020.

Community Buddy Project and Activities
Posted 03 April 2020 Community Buddy Project and Activities

Volunteers in our community are available to support community members at high risk of being impacted by the threats of COVID 19. They can assist with access to shopping and medications and a regular chat. Whilst we may not be able to hold community events, we can still hold some fun activities at a distance.

Shire Administration Office
Posted 03 April 2020 Shire Administration Office

The Shire Administration Office is open during normal business hours, however we will be closed during lunch. For the safety of our staff and the wider community, we request that everyone limits their visits to only essential business, and instead utilise online services, call us on 0897362222 or email shire@westarthur.wa.gov.au.

Employment Opportunities
Posted 19 March 2020 Employment Opportunities

There is a great opportunity to work with the Shire of West Arthur as a Construction Grader driver within the road construction crew and

Draft Lake Towerrinning Management Plan 2020
Posted 10 February 2020 Draft Lake Towerrinning Management Plan 2020

The draft management plan is available for comment until March 2nd.

Shire Office Telephone
Posted 10 February 2020 Shire Office Telephone

The Shire Office telephone lines are not working. Mobile 0438 971 267 may be used to contact Shire staff. Telstra has advised that the issue with the land lines should be rectified by 12 February.

Harvest and Vehicle Movement Ban
Posted 07 February 2020 Harvest and Vehicle Movement Ban

A complete harvesting, machinery and vehicle movement ban including the operation of internal combustion engines any other activity likely to cause a fire has been imposed within the whole of the shire of West Arthur. This ban will be effect from 2:15pm on Friday 7 Feb 2020 Ban to be lifted at 5:30pm.

Positions Vacant
Posted 09 January 2020 Positions Vacant

The Shire invites applications from individuals for the following roles.

Availability of Annual Report and Annual Electors Meeting
Posted 19 December 2019 Availability of Annual Report and Annual Electors Meeting

In accordance with section 5.55 of the Local Government Act 1995, notice is hereby given of the availability of the Shire of West Arthur 2018/19 Annual Report.

Lake Towerrinning Water Quality
Posted 18 December 2019 Lake Towerrinning Water Quality

Water test results from a sample collected on 11 December 2019 at Lake Towerrinning did not detect Amoeba Naegleria. Further water samples will be taken in January.

Office Closure Over Christmas/New Year Holiday Period
Posted 18 December 2019 Office Closure Over Christmas/New Year Holiday Period

The Shire Office will be closed from 1pm Tuesday 24 December 2019 to 8:30am Thursday 2 January 2020.

Australia Day Breakfast & Awards
Posted 20 November 2019 Australia Day Breakfast & Awards

26 January @ Lake Towerrinning

Planning and Development Act 2005
Posted 28 October 2019 Planning and Development Act 2005

Notice of public advertisement of Local Planning Policy. The Council has prepared the following draft Local Planning Policy

Results of Election
Posted 19 September 2019 Results of Election

At the close of Council nominations, the following candidates were elected unopposed: - Adam Squires - Graeme Peirce - Neil Morrell

Memberships
Posted 18 September 2019 Memberships

Kids Central & Community Gym Memberships Due

Swimmin Pool Opening
Posted 18 September 2019 Swimmin Pool Opening

The Darkan Swimming Pool is opening in October.

Corporate Plan 2019-2023
Posted 15 August 2019 Corporate Plan 2019-2023

Council adopted the Corporate Plan for the four year period 2019/20 to 2023/24 in June 2019.

Budget 2019/2020
Posted 09 August 2019 Budget 2019/2020

The Shire adopted the 2019/20 Budget on 30 July 2019 with an overall increase in rates of 1.9%. Rate notices were posted on 9 August.

Seniors Meals
Posted 28 March 2019 Seniors Meals

The Shire of West Arthur supports volunteers in the preparation of meals for seniors once a week.

Annual Electors Meeting and Availability of 2017/18 Annual Report
Posted 14 February 2019 Annual Electors Meeting and Availability of 2017/18 Annual Report

Annual Electors Meeting and Availability of 2017/18 Annual Report,

Australia Day Award Winners
Posted 28 January 2019 Australia Day Award Winners

Australia Day Award Winners

Collie Darkan Rail Trail - Section Closed from 5 November
Posted 17 October 2018 Collie Darkan Rail Trail - Section Closed from 5 November

Main Roads are commencing works near Bowelling. Coalfields Road and the Collie Darkan Rail Trail will be realigned. A section of the trail will be closed for short periods during the works. The first closure will be for a period of two weeks commencing 5 November 2018.

Corporate and Community Plans Revised
Posted 02 July 2018 Corporate and Community Plans Revised

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

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Community Consultation - Community Strategic Plan Review October 16, 2020

The Shire is undertaken a review of the Community Strategic Plan. There will be a number of...

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October Council Meeting October 16, 2020

The next Ordinary Meeting of Council will be held on 20 October 2020. The Agenda is now available...

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Employment Opportunities October 13, 2020

The Shire is currently offering a number of exciting career opportunities for enthusiastic...

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Darkan Light Industrial Area - Business Development Opportunity August 7, 2020

Expressions of Interest Invited The Shire of West Arthur invites expressions of interest for...

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