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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.

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.

🌟 Community Chest Fund - Round 2 (2023/24) 🌟
Posted 22 January 2024 🌟 Community Chest Fund - Round 2 (2023/24) 🌟

Eligible incorporated not-for-profit organizations are encouraged to apply for financial support of up to $2,500 (cash or in-kind). This funding is available for projects, programs, or events that will contribute positively to the community.

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.

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

MEDIA RELEASE - Blazing Siege Cafe: Narrogin's Newest Culinary Gem
Posted 10 October 2023 MEDIA RELEASE - Blazing Siege Cafe: Narrogin's Newest Culinary Gem Serving Homemade Delights

MEDIA RELEASE - Inspirational Hope: Narrogin Embraces Spiritual
Posted 09 October 2023 MEDIA RELEASE - Inspirational Hope: Narrogin Embraces Spiritual Enlightenment with New Arrival

MEDIA RELEASE - McIntosh and Son Expands Reach with New Narrogin Branch
Posted 08 October 2023 MEDIA RELEASE - McIntosh and Son Expands Reach with New Narrogin Branch

New Venture in Narrogin - Santi Clothing
Posted 07 October 2023 New Venture in Narrogin - Santi Clothing

MEDIA RELEASE - NARROGIN RAILWAY STATION RESTORATION PROJECT CULMINATES
Posted 06 October 2023 MEDIA RELEASE - NARROGIN RAILWAY STATION RESTORATION PROJECT CULMINATES IN HISTORIC NARROGIN TRAIN HOMECOMING

Narrogin, Western Australia - In a momentous event that promises to be etched into the annals of Narrogin's history, the Narrogin Railway Station Restoration Project officially celebrated the return of the iconic steam locomotive PM706, affectionately known as the "Narrogin train," to its rightful home in Narrogin. The announcement was made during the Narrogin Railway Station Restoration Project opening ceremony by Shire President Leigh Ballard.

Media Release - Successful Grant Funding for three Electric Vehicle
Posted 29 September 2023 Media Release - Successful Grant Funding for three Electric Vehicle chargers in Narrogin

The Shire of Narrogin is thrilled to announce the success of a State Government Grant application through the Department of Mines Industry Regulation and Safety (DMIRS), a significant step forward in bolstering electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure within the region.

** Green Waste Burn – 19 September - White Road Refuse Site **
Posted 18 September 2023 ** Green Waste Burn – 19 September - White Road Refuse Site **

Each year the Shire of Narrogin and Great Southern Waste undertake the burning of the green waste at the Shire’s Refuse Site on White Road in order to reduce the fire hazard at the site prior to the start of the warmer weather.

Media Release - The Carol and Peter Taylor Collection Exhibition Opens
Posted 12 September 2023 Media Release - The Carol and Peter Taylor Collection Exhibition Opens its Doors to the Public

The highly anticipated exhibition, Living and Working on the Land: A Countrywoman's Passion Revealed, featuring the Carol & Peter Taylor Collection, has officially opened its doors to the public this September. This remarkable collection of landscape paintings has been revealed for only the second time since it was first exhibited in Narrogin in 2016.

Media Release - Narrogin Regional Herbarium Returns to the Public Spotlight
Posted 05 September 2023 Media Release - Narrogin Regional Herbarium Returns to the Public Spotlight

The Narrogin Regional Herbarium, a treasure trove of botanical knowledge, is once again open to the public. Located at the Narrogin & Dryandra Visitors Centre, within the newly refurbished Railway Station, this valuable resource promises to be a source of fascination and education for all. This reopening is the culmination of dedicated efforts by various organisations and individuals. The herbarium, which had been housed at the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation, and Attractions (DBCA) for many years, was recently gifted to the Shire of Narrogin. Shire President Leigh Ballard in acknowledging the donation, stated “We extend our heartfelt gratitude to the former members of the Central South Naturalist Club and to Greg Durrell, Regional Manager of DBCA, for facilitating this significant opportunity to bring the herbarium back into the public domain”.

Media Release - Narrogin Regional Leisure Centre to transition back to
Posted 24 August 2023 Media Release - Narrogin Regional Leisure Centre to transition back to Shire Management

The Shire of Narrogin is pleased to announce that an agreement has been reached between the Shire and the Y WA through a transition agreement, signifying the conclusion of the Management Agreement pertaining to the Narrogin Regional Leisure Centre. This collaborative agreement reflects the mutual commitment of both parties to ensure the continued well-being and advancement of our community and the operations of the Centre.

Media Release - Charges Laid for Wickepin-Narrogin Bushfire
Posted 18 August 2023 Media Release - Charges Laid for Wickepin-Narrogin Bushfire

Narrogin, 18 August 2023 — Building and Energy, the regulatory authority overseeing safety and compliance in the energy sector, has concluded its comprehensive investigation into the devastating Wickepin-Narrogin bushfire that transpired on 6 February 2022. As a result of the thorough investigation, Building and Energy has initiated legal proceedings against Western Power, a major network operator, for alleged breaches of the Electricity (Network Safety) Regulations 2015. These regulations mandate that network operators take all reasonable measures to ensure that their networks are designed, constructed, operated, and maintained in a manner that guarantees safety.

Media Release - Shire of Narrogin Secures $207,560 for Bushfire Mitigation
Posted 15 August 2023 Media Release - Shire of Narrogin Secures $207,560 for Bushfire Mitigation

The Shire of Narrogin, together with Volunteer Chief Bushfire Control Officer Mr Pip Porter, proudly extends gratitude to the State Government’s Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES), for their instrumental support in securing $207,560 under the Mitigation Activity Fund (MAF).

Homecare Newsletter
Posted 03 August 2023 Homecare Newsletter

Homecare Newsletter August 2023

Media Release - Shire of Narrogin Adopts Budget for Fiscal Year 2023/24
Posted 28 July 2023 Media Release - Shire of Narrogin Adopts Budget for Fiscal Year 2023/24

The Shire of Narrogin is pleased to announce the adoption of the 2023/24 Annual Budget for the year ending 30 June 2024. The Budget, as prepared, aligns with the Council's strategies and maintains a high level of service across all programs, with a particular focus on road and associated infrastructure improvement, asset renewal, and sustainability.

2023 Local Government Elections
Posted 26 July 2023 2023 Local Government Elections

Are you interested in becoming a Councillor for the Shire of Narrogin in the upcoming Elections in October 2023?

Narrogin Narrative
Posted 19 July 2023 Narrogin Narrative

Narrogin Narrative July 2023

Narrogin Narrative
Posted 20 June 2023 Narrogin Narrative

Narrogin Narrative June 2023

Media Release - Shire of Narrogin Supports Government Investment in
Posted 25 May 2023 Media Release - Shire of Narrogin Supports Government Investment in Recommissioning Rail Lines for Road Safety and Economic Growth

The Shire of Narrogin has come out fully supporting the recent State Government media release announcing the appointment of Agonis Group and Jacobs Australia to conduct a study on the recommissioning of Tier 3 freight rail lines in the Wheatbelt region. This study will assess the Narrogin-Kulin-Wickepin rail lines with the aim of improving road safety and addressing pending looming issues in the district, in particular in relation to the potential risk of up to 500,000 tonnes of white clay (kaolin) coming through the main street of Narrogin Townsite every year, down Kipling Street, a major pedestrian and school bus route, combined with a potentially deadly incline and surrounded by residences.

Media Release - Shire of Narrogin Local Planning Scheme No 3 now in Force
Posted 09 May 2023 Media Release - Shire of Narrogin Local Planning Scheme No 3 now in Force

The Shire of Narrogin is pleased to announce that the new Local Planning Scheme (No. 3) has come into effect on 3 May 2023, replacing the former Town Planning Schemes of the former Town of Narrogin and former Shire of Narrogin. This milestone achievement is the result of extensive collaboration and consultation with the community, stakeholders, and relevant government agencies.

New Venture in Narrogin - Aylmore Fabrication and Welding
Posted 16 February 2023 New Venture in Narrogin - Aylmore Fabrication and Welding

New Venture in Narrogin - Aylmore Fabrication and Welding

Narrogin Narrative
Posted 15 February 2023 Narrogin Narrative

Narrogin Narrative February 2023

Media Release - Shire of Narrogin Australia Day Celebrations 2023
Posted 30 January 2023 Media Release - Shire of Narrogin Australia Day Celebrations 2023

The Shire of Narrogin held its ever popular Australia Day Community Breakfast on Thursday 26 January 2023 at Alby Park.

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