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🔥 UPCOMING PRESCRIBED BURN NOTICE 🔥
Posted 23 May 2024 🔥 UPCOMING PRESCRIBED BURN NOTICE 🔥

There will be a Prescribed Burn in Foxes Lair Sunday 26 May 2024

Media Release - Shire of Narrogin President Condemns Federal Government's
Posted 21 May 2024 Media Release - Shire of Narrogin President Condemns Federal Government's Decision on Live Sheep Export Phase-Out

Narrogin, Western Australia — Shire President Leigh Ballard has strongly criticised the Federal Government's decision to phase out live sheep exports by May 1, 2028, labelling the move as short-sighted and grossly inadequate in terms of compensation for the industry.

2024/2025 FEES AND CHARGES
Posted 06 May 2024 2024/2025 FEES AND CHARGES

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 6.19 of the Local Government Act 1995, that the Shire of Narrogin has adopted the new Fees and Charges for the 2024/25 financial year effective from 1 July 2024.

FINAL ADOPTION LOCAL PLANNING POLICY - WIND FARM/TURBINES
Posted 03 April 2024 FINAL ADOPTION LOCAL PLANNING POLICY - WIND FARM/TURBINES

Notice is hereby given that the Shire of Narrogin at its meeting held on 27 March 2024, adopted the Local Planning Policy on Wind Farm/Turbines. The purpose of this policy is to provide a framework for the assessment, approval, and regulation of wind farms and turbines within the Shire of Narrogin. This policy seeks to ensure that any proposed wind energy projects are developed in a manner that minimises negative impacts and maximises the benefits to the community and the environment.

Media Release - Shire of Narrogin, an Astrotourism Town acknowledges Dark
Posted 02 April 2024 Media Release - Shire of Narrogin, an Astrotourism Town acknowledges Dark Sky Week 2024

The Shire of Narrogin is one of several designated Astrotourism Towns in Western Australia. This recognition comes as the Shire celebrates Dark Sky Week 2-8 April 2024, a global initiative aimed at raising awareness about light pollution and promoting the appreciation of dark skies.

Temporary Suspension of Burning Permits
Posted 26 March 2024 Temporary Suspension of Burning Permits

As we approach the Easter weekend, it is crucial to be mindful of our environment and take necessary precautions to ensure everyone's safety. In line with this, we want to inform the public about a temporary suspension of burning permits during the Easter weekend. From midnight Thursday 28 March, until midnight on Monday 1st, April, all permits to burn stubble and garden waste during the restricted burning period will be suspended. All fires, except those designated for fire pits and cooking over open flames, must be extinguished by midnight on Thursday 28 Marc

NOTICE OF LEASE OF PROPERTY
Posted 08 March 2024 NOTICE OF LEASE OF PROPERTY

The Shire of Narrogin gives notice as per Section 3.58 (3) of the Local Government Act 1995 of its intention to re-lease 41-43 Federal Street Narrogin, to CSBP Ltd for an annual lease for a two (2) year term, $12,420 (ex GST) for the first year and then $13,041 (ex GST) effective from 1 March 2025.

LANDCARE PROJECT FUND NOW OPEN
Posted 08 March 2024 LANDCARE PROJECT FUND NOW OPEN

The Shire of Narrogin is pleased to announce that the 2024 Landcare Project Fund is now open. The Fund provides financial assistance to rural property owners to purchase native plants for land rehabilitation on their property.

NOTICE OF LEASE OF PROPERTY FOR THE PURPOSES OF A CHILDCARE CENTRE
Posted 08 March 2024 NOTICE OF LEASE OF PROPERTY FOR THE PURPOSES OF A CHILDCARE CENTRE

The Shire of Narrogin gives notice, pursuant to Section 3.58 (3) of the Local Government Act 1995, of its intention to lease 30 Gray Street Narrogin (Former East Narrogin Primary School Kindergarten), to Little Kindy Pty Ltd, for the purposes of a Childcare Centre, for an annual lease of $15,600 + GST pa, plus all outgoings, for a five (5) year term with three (3) five (5) year options.

COMMUNITY BUDGET REQUESTS
Posted 07 March 2024 COMMUNITY BUDGET REQUESTS

The Shire of Narrogin invites the Community to put forward requests that they wish to be considered by the Council for incorporating into its Annual Budget for the 2024/2025 Financial Year.

NOTICE OF LEASE OF PROPERTY
Posted 07 March 2024 NOTICE OF LEASE OF PROPERTY

The Shire of Narrogin gives notice, pursuant to Section 3.58 (3) of the Local Government Act 1995, of its intention to lease 45 Federal Street Narrogin, to The Food Boss, for the purposes of a Cafe, for an annual lease of $15,600 + GST pa, plus all outgoings, for a one (1) year term with a one (1) year option and an initial two month rent free period to enable clean up and setup.

Extinguish Arson
Posted 15 February 2024 Extinguish Arson

The Department of Fire and Emergency Services, Narrogin Police, Shire of Narrogin and Narrogin Volunteer Fire and Rescue Service are concerned about several deliberately lit fires in Narrogin.

Media Release - Exciting Solar News from the Shire of Narrogin
Posted 14 February 2024 Media Release - Exciting Solar News from the Shire of Narrogin

Narrogin, in a move of fiscal and environmental sustainability has unveiled the installation of a photovoltaic system at the Narrogin Caravan Park with a locally acquired and installed 24kW solar system. Comprising 72 powerful 415W solar panels, this installation confirms the region and Shire’s commitment to sustainability and renewable energy.

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF ELECTORS
Posted 12 February 2024 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF ELECTORS

The Annual General Meeting of Electors of the Shire of Narrogin will be held on Wednesday, 27 March 2024 in the Shire’s Administration, Centre Council Chambers, 89 Earl Street Narrogin, commencing 6:00pm and the public are welcome to attend.

Special Council Meeting 7 February 2024
Posted 01 February 2024 Special Council Meeting 7 February 2024

In accordance with Section 5.25(1)(g) of the Local Government Act 1995 and Regulation 12(4) of the Local Government (Administration) Regulations 1996, notice is given that a Special Council Meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday 7 February 2024 commencing at 5pm in the Shire of Narrogin Council Chambers at 89 Earl Street Narrogin.

Media Release - Shire of Narrogin Australia Day Celebrations 2024
Posted 26 January 2024 Media Release - Shire of Narrogin Australia Day Celebrations 2024

The Shire of Narrogin celebrated Australia Day in grand style with its annual Community Breakfast on Friday, 26 January 2024, at the picturesque Mackie Park. The event, a staple in the community, set the tone for the day with an authentic Aussie atmosphere.

Media Release - Chronicle Digital Cemetery Platform Revolutionises
Posted 24 January 2024 Media Release - Chronicle Digital Cemetery Platform Revolutionises Memorial Experience at Narrogin Cemetery

The Shire of Narrogin is proud to announce the launch of Chronicle, its new Digital Cemetery Platform, a cutting-edge initiative aimed at enhancing the experience for families seeking to locate their loved ones within the Narrogin Cemetery.

Media Release - Shire of Narrogin Introduces Electric Vehicle Charging
Posted 13 December 2023 Media Release - Shire of Narrogin Introduces Electric Vehicle Charging Stations, Paving the Way for Sustainable Transportation

The Shire of Narrogin proudly announces the commissioning of three state-of-the-art Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations strategically positioned across the Narrogin Townsite, marking a significant leap forward in our commitment to sustainable and eco-friendly transportation options. Positioned at key locations within Narrogin – the Museum car park adjoining Egerton Street, Memorial Park adjoining Williams Road, and the Narrogin Caravan Park – these charging stations are set to revolutionise the accessibility of electric vehicle infrastructure for residents and visitors alike.

Christmas Hours 2023/2024
Posted 04 December 2023 Christmas Hours 2023/2024

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 22 December 2023 until reopening at 8.30 am on Tuesday 2 January 2024.

Have Your Say in Shire of Narrogin's Disability Access and Inclusion Plan
Posted 30 November 2023 Have Your Say in Shire of Narrogin's Disability Access and Inclusion Plan Review

The Shire of Narrogin is committed to creating an inclusive and accessible community for everyone. As part of our ongoing efforts, we are reviewing our Disability Access and Inclusion Plan and want to hear from you!

CR GRAHAM BROAD ELECTED UNOPPOSED AS DEPUTY SHIRE PRESIDENT
Posted 10 November 2023 CR GRAHAM BROAD ELECTED UNOPPOSED AS DEPUTY SHIRE PRESIDENT

In accordance with Section 4.77 of the Local Government Act 1995, Cr Graham Broad was elected unopposed to the position of Deputy Shire President, at the Shire’s Ordinary Council Meeting held on Wednesday 25 October 2023.

Notice Requiring Payment of Outstanding Rates and Services Charges
Posted 09 November 2023 Notice Requiring Payment of Outstanding Rates and Services Charges

Notice pursuant to Schedule 6.3 of the Local Government Act 1995 the sale of land for non-payment of outstanding rates and service charges.

🔥 Important Fire Safety Announcement for Shire of Narrogin Residents 🔥
Posted 02 November 2023 🔥 Important Fire Safety Announcement for Shire of Narrogin Residents 🔥

As we embrace the beautiful change of seasons, it's crucial to be mindful of the increased fire danger that comes with it. We're now officially in the Prohibited Burning Period, and we want to remind everyone of the importance of fire safety practices for the sake of our community's well-being. Here are some key reminders:

NOMINATIONS TO COUNCIL ADVISORY COMMITTEES
Posted 30 October 2023 NOMINATIONS TO COUNCIL ADVISORY COMMITTEES

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

2023/24 FEES AND CHARGES AMENDMENTS
Posted 30 October 2023 2023/24 FEES AND CHARGES AMENDMENTS

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 6.19 of the Local Government Act 1995, that the Shire of Narrogin has amended the schedule of adopted Shire Services & Facilities Fees and Charges, with any changes to be effective from 2 November 2023.

Ordinary Council Meeting Dates 2024
Posted 30 October 2023 Ordinary Council Meeting Dates 2024

Please be advised that Council has resolved that the Ordinary Council meeting dates for 2024 will be held on the following Wednesdays:

2023 Local Government Election Results
Posted 23 October 2023 2023 Local Government Election Results

The Shire of Narrogin provides the following advice received from The WAEC (Electoral Commission) Returning Officer, pursuant to Section 4.77 of the Local Government Act 1995 and the Local Government (Elections) Regulations 1997.

NOTICE OF LEASE OF PROPERTY FOR THE PURPOSES OF JET BOAT SPRINTING
Posted 16 October 2023 NOTICE OF LEASE OF PROPERTY FOR THE PURPOSES OF JET BOAT SPRINTING

The Shire of Narrogin gives notices, pursuant to Section 3.58 (3) of the Local Government Act 1995, of its intention to lease Portion of Reserve 20939 Granite Road Narrogin (Archibald Park) to Narrogin Jetsprint Club Incorporated, for the purpose of club managed jet sprint boating, for an annual lease of $1 per annum, for a period of five (5) years with a five (5) year option

MEDIA RELEASE - Miracle Chinese Massage Brings Holistic Healing to Narrogin
Posted 12 October 2023 MEDIA RELEASE - Miracle Chinese Massage Brings Holistic Healing to Narrogin

MEDIA RELEASE - Flowers in the Valley in Narrogin, Bringing Unique
Posted 11 October 2023 MEDIA RELEASE - Flowers in the Valley in Narrogin, Bringing Unique Treasures and Floral Beauty

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