Shire of West Arthur

Office Closure Over Christmas/New Year Holiday Period

Published on Wednesday, 16 December 2020 at 9:06:00 AM

The Shire Office will be closed from 1.00 pm Thursday 24 December 2020 to 8.30am Monday 4 January 2021.

Emergency contact details will be on the Shire answering message on 9736 2222. If not urgent, an email can be sent to, which will be monitored and responded to if required.

On behalf councillors and staff we wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.


Duranillin Refuse Site’s opening hours for the Christmas period will be normal hours of Monday and Thursdays 8.00am to 4.00pm, aside from the following  

Monday 28            Closed

Tuesday 29            8.00am – 4.00pm

Wednesday 30     8.00am – 4.00pm



We are currently in the PROHIBITED burning period 1/11/2020 – 21/02/2021.

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

Please see Shire’s Bushfire and Fire Break Notice for more information.


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