Shire of West Arthur


Upcoming Events

Australia Day Breakfast

Held every year on the 26th January on the banks of Lake Towerrinning. Enjoy an Aussie BBQ breakfast supplied by local sponsors, and prepared by your local councillors and council staff. Includes official ceremony for Australia day including announcement of Citizen of the Year Awards.

Thank a volunteer sundowner

Shire of West Arthur, West Arthur CRC and Department of Communities WA invites community volunteers to attend a sundowner at the CRC with guest speaker, entertainment & light refreshments provided.

Saturday 1 February 2020

darkan sheepfest

A Good Old Country Show, All things Sheep and more! Show Shears to Fashion Shows held at the Darkan town oval.

Saturday 8 February 2020

astrotowns launch

Find out about Astrotourism, what it means for the Shire of West Arthur and discover why Darkan is a great place for stargazing. After an introductory talk, head out to the telescopes for a laser guided tour of the night sky and see the Moon, Venus, Orion Nebula, Magellanic Clouds and more!  From 6.30pm at the Darkan town oval.

Saturday 28 February 2020

betty brown historic centre opening

Opening of the Betty Brown Historical Centre, Sunday 8 March 2020, 10.30am - 2.30pm. Please find a link to the event here on Facebook.

youth fest

17 April - TBC

cultural week

September - TBC

Licencing Service Temporarily Unavalible January 9, 2020

Shire of West Arthur driver and vehicle licensing services will be unavailable on Friday 10 January ...

Positions Vacant January 9, 2020

The Shire invites applications from individuals for the following roles.

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

In accordance with section 5.55 of the Local Government Act 1995, notice is hereby given of the...

Lake Towerrinning Water Quality December 18, 2019

Water test results from a sample collected on 11 December 2019 at Lake Towerrinning did not detect...