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Dryandra Woodland WA’s Newest National Park
Posted 19 January 2022 Dryandra Woodland WA’s Newest National Park

The State Government has recently advised that the Dryandra Woodland has officially became a National Park. The former State forest has had two class A nature reserves added, and totals 17,780 hectares, which will ensure the future protection of native animals such as Numbats, Brushtail Wallabies and Mallee fowl.

Repeal and Amendment Local Law 2021
Posted 17 January 2022 Repeal and Amendment Local Law 2021

The Council has resolved to adopt a Repeal and Amendment Local Law 2021, with its commencement date being 21 January 2022.

Media Release - Australia Day 2022: A Day to Reflect, Respect and Celebrate
Posted 11 January 2022 Media Release - Australia Day 2022: A Day to Reflect, Respect and Celebrate

The Shire of Narrogin will begin its Australia Day celebrations on Wednesday 26 January 2022 in true Aussie style - on the lawn under a shady tree, accompanied by the classic barbeque breakfast. The event will take place on the grassed area at the front of the John Higgins Community Centre, 50 Clayton Road Narrogin, and commence at 7.30 am.

Media Release - Christmas Lights Competition Winners 2021
Posted 20 December 2021 Media Release - Christmas Lights Competition Winners 2021

Narrogin and Highbury residents have decorated their homes for Christmas again – and what a display. Numerous households are displaying bright and colourful installations of Christmas lights and decorations, and the judges have visited every street in search of the best residential Christmas Lights displays.

Christmas Hours 2021/22
Posted 17 December 2021 Christmas Hours 2021/22

Please be advised that the Shire of Narrogin’s Administration Office, Works Depot, Library and Jessie House (Office for Homecare) will be closed during the upcoming Christmas period from 3:30pm on Friday 24 December 2021 until reopening at 8.30 am on Tuesday 4 January 2022

Narrogin Narrative
Posted 15 December 2021 Narrogin Narrative

Nominations open for Volunteer Service Awards
Posted 06 December 2021 Nominations open for Volunteer Service Awards

• Nominations are now open for the 2022 Volunteer Service Awards • Ceremony celebrates long serving volunteers for their commitment • Awards presented during National Volunteer week

Narrogin success with Emergency NBN Satellite Services Grant
Posted 01 December 2021 Narrogin success with Emergency NBN Satellite Services Grant

The Shire of Narrogin has recently been successful in obtaining 100% funding through the STAND (Strengthening Telecommunications Against Natural Disasters) Project to upgrade NBN satellite communications at the Shire Administration Building and Narrogin Recreation and Leisure Centre.

Indigenous Traineeship Success
Posted 29 November 2021 Indigenous Traineeship Success

The Shire of Narrogin has been successful for the third consecutive year in obtaining a fully funded administration trainee through the McGowan Government’s Regional Traineeship Grants Program. The grant is designed to support young people in vocational training, as well as subsidising the cost of employing a trainee in rural areas.

Ordinary Council Meeting Dates 2022
Posted 22 November 2021 Ordinary Council Meeting Dates 2022

Please be advised that Council has resolved that the Ordinary Council meeting dates for 2022 will be held on the following Wednesdays:

Nominations to Council Advisory Committees
Posted 22 November 2021 Nominations to Council Advisory Committees

The Shire of Narrogin hereby invites nominations for membership from the Narrogin Community on either of the following: • Townscape Advisory Committee; and • Australia Day and Honours Advisory Committee

Media Release - Successful Wandering Stock Prosecution
Posted 18 November 2021 Media Release - Successful Wandering Stock Prosecution

The Shire of Narrogin has recently been successful in prosecuting a property owner for the ongoing issue of his wandering livestock along Yilliminning and McDougall Roads.

Narrogin $100,000 Dam Grant Success
Posted 17 November 2021 Narrogin $100,000 Dam Grant Success

The Minister for Water, the Hon Dave Kelly MLA, has approved a $100,000 grant from the McGowan Governments Community Water Supplies Partnership Program with Local Government to the Shire of Narrogin.

Remembrance Day 2021
Posted 17 November 2021 Remembrance Day 2021

Remembrance Day 2021 Narrogin Shire of Narrogin President, Leigh Ballard, recently attended the 2021 Remembrance Day Service at Memorial Park, Narrogin, on Thursday 11 November. President Ballard remarked “This is a day where we acknowledge the courage and sacrifice of those who served their country". He added “It’s great to see that all the local schools are involved and that the students have a very good understanding of the importance of this day to our community”. “The students all spoke with confidence and clarity and are a credit to not only their schools but to the Narrogin community” he also said. A copy of the student’s speeches are attached.

Narrogin Narrative
Posted 17 November 2021 Narrogin Narrative

November 2021

Fruit Fly
Posted 04 November 2021 Fruit Fly

Fruit flies have been a problem for fruit growers in WA, both commercial and home gardeners.

Notice
Posted 26 October 2021 Notice

Local Government Act 1995, Local Government (Financial Management) Regulations 1996 Notice pursuant to Schedule 6.3 of the Local Government Act 1995 requiring payment of outstanding rates or service charges in the Shire of Narrogin.

Narrogin Narrative
Posted 20 October 2021 Narrogin Narrative

October 2021

Results of Narrogin Election
Posted 19 October 2021 Results of Narrogin Election

Media Release

Recreational Trails Upgrade Set for Narrogin thanks to Lotterywest
Posted 15 October 2021 Recreational Trails Upgrade Set for Narrogin thanks to Lotterywest

Media Release

Homecare Newsletter
Posted 05 October 2021 Homecare Newsletter

October 2021

New Venture in Narrogin CBD MW Migration Solutions
Posted 21 September 2021 New Venture in Narrogin CBD MW Migration Solutions

Media Release

Local Government Recognition for Shire of Narrogin
Posted 20 September 2021 Local Government Recognition for Shire of Narrogin

Media Release

New Ventures in Narrogin CBD Southwest Aboriginal Medical Services (SWAMS)
Posted 20 September 2021 New Ventures in Narrogin CBD Southwest Aboriginal Medical Services (SWAMS)

Media Release

Narrogin Welcomes 23 New Aussies on Australian Citizenship Day
Posted 17 September 2021 Narrogin Welcomes 23 New Aussies on Australian Citizenship Day

Media Release

Narrogin Narrative
Posted 15 September 2021 Narrogin Narrative

September

Election Notice
Posted 14 September 2021 Election Notice

The Shire of Narrogin is holding an election by postal vote on Saturday, 16 October 2021 to fill vacancies in the offices of Councillors as listed below:

Shire President Has New Four-Year Term
Posted 14 September 2021 Shire President Has New Four-Year Term

Media Release

Candidate Information - Shire of Narrogin Local Government Elections 2021
Posted 08 September 2021 Candidate Information - Shire of Narrogin Local Government Elections 2021

Nominations of candidates for Local Government Elections commenced 2 September 2021 and close on Thursday 9 September at 4.00 pm. The Shire of Narrogin has 6 vacant seats on Council, 1 for the seat of Shire President and 5 for the seat of Councillor. The following candidates have nominated for election for these two elections to be held on Saturday 16 October 2021. Nominations received to date are as follows:

Shire of Narrogin 2021/22 Budget Adopted
Posted 03 September 2021 Shire of Narrogin 2021/22 Budget Adopted

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