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2023/2024 Swimming Pool Season Closure
Posted 02 April 2024 2023/2024 Swimming Pool Season Closure

The Wongan Hills Memorial Swimming Pool will close for the 2023/2024 season on Sunday 7th April at 6pm.

Office Easter Closure
Posted 27 March 2024 Office Easter Closure

The Shire Administration Office & Wongan Hills CRC will be closed on Good Friday and Easter Monday.The Shire Staff & Councillors wish all our residents a Happy Easter!

DBCA to manage rabbits in Wongan Conservation Park
Posted 19 March 2024 DBCA to manage rabbits in Wongan Conservation Park

The Department of Biodiversity Conservation and Attractions will be undertaking rabbit control operations in Wongan Conservation Park from Monday 25 March 2024 to Sunday 30 June 2024.

Wongan Hills Memorial Swimming Pool 60th Anniversary
Posted 07 March 2024 Wongan Hills Memorial Swimming Pool 60th Anniversary

Come and join us and celebrate 60 years of the Wongan Hills Memorial Swimming Pool!

Corella Management
Posted 01 February 2024 Corella Management

The Shire of Wongan-Ballidu have engaged West Australian Field & Game Association as a contractor to assist with the management of Corella in our region.

Wongan Hills Pavilion Open to Public
Posted 18 January 2024 Wongan Hills Pavilion Open to Public

The Shire has opened the Pavilion at the Wongan Hills Recreation Centre with power, air conditioning, tea and coffee creating an area for those with no power to go.

POWER OUTAGE UPDATES
Posted 17 January 2024 POWER OUTAGE UPDATES

For up to date information regarding the current power outage in the Shire of Wongan-Ballidu visit: https://www.westernpower.com.au/news/thunderstorm-outages-16-january

Thank you to our emergency volunteers!
Posted 17 January 2024 Thank you to our emergency volunteers!

Following yesterday's bushfire which placed areas of Wongan Hills in an emergency warning alert, we thank all those that kept our community safe.

Swimming Pool Closure
Posted 17 January 2024 Swimming Pool Closure

The Wongan Hills Memorial Swimming Pool will be closed today due to the power outage. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

A Christmas Message from the Shire President...
Posted 13 December 2023 A Christmas Message from the Shire President...

A New Term Begins
Posted 26 October 2023 A New Term Begins

Yesterday, at an Ordinary Meeting of Council, three new Councillors were sworn in by Justice of the Peace and Chief Executive Officer Stuart Taylor, after being elected unopposed at the 2023 Local Government Election.

 Wongan Hills District High School Achieve IPS Status!  
Posted 20 October 2023  Wongan Hills District High School Achieve IPS Status!  

The Shire of Wongan-Ballidu would like to congratulate our very own Wongan Hills District High School (WHDHS) for successfully achieving recognition as an Independent Public School (IPS). Our school has certainly proved it’s worthiness as a quality school that is focused on delivering the best outcomes for students.

Restricted Burning Period Now in Place!
Posted 13 October 2023 Restricted Burning Period Now in Place!

Permits are required within restricted burning periods. Contact your local Bush Fire Control Officer for a permit to burn. Conditions apply to permits stipulating how burning shall be carried out. Any burning carried out without a permit or without following applied conditions are subject to fines.

We Are Hiring!
Posted 12 October 2023 We Are Hiring!

Apply now for Executive Assistant the CEO

Community Service Award 2024 Nominations NOW OPEN!
Posted 03 October 2023 Community Service Award 2024 Nominations NOW OPEN!

Do you know an upstanding citizen of our community who had dedicated their service to making our Shire a better place to live? Did you attend an event that had a huge impact on our community? Or do you know a community group who have made an exceptional contribution to our Shire this year?

Results of Local Election 2023 - Shire of Wongan-Ballidu
Posted 11 September 2023 Results of Local Election 2023 - Shire of Wongan-Ballidu

The Shire of Wongan-Ballidu received four nominations for the upcoming election in October 2023, by the close of nomination last Thursday 7th September at 4pm. As we had four vacancies, the nominees were elected unopposed.

JOIN OUR TEAM!
Posted 24 August 2023 JOIN OUR TEAM!

We are hiring for a Customer Service Officer - Administration.

NOMINATE TO BECOME A COUNCILLOR IN THE UPCOMING LOCAL ELECTION
Posted 24 August 2023 NOMINATE TO BECOME A COUNCILLOR IN THE UPCOMING LOCAL ELECTION

Make your voice matter!

WATER CORPORATION - UPCOMING WORKS IN OUR AREA
Posted 21 August 2023 WATER CORPORATION - UPCOMING WORKS IN OUR AREA

Water Corporation will be relining ageing wastewater pipe sections in Wongan Hills.

Are you Enrolled to Vote?
Posted 17 August 2023 Are you Enrolled to Vote?

Update your enrolment details NOW!

Local Elections are Coming - Update your Enrolment Details NOW!
Posted 09 August 2023 Local Elections are Coming - Update your Enrolment Details NOW!

Local Government Elections - Close of Enrolments Notice
Posted 07 August 2023 Local Government Elections - Close of Enrolments Notice

You may be eligible to be enrolled to vote in the local government elections on 21 October 2023 if you live in or are an owner or occupier of rateable property in the Shire of Wongan-Ballidu.

Local Government Elections Webinar
Posted 07 August 2023 Local Government Elections Webinar

PUBLIC NOTICE
Posted 04 July 2023 PUBLIC NOTICE

Change to scheduled Special Budget Meting 12 July 2023

Easter Office Closure
Posted 06 April 2023 Easter Office Closure

Please note our offices will be closed on Good Friday and Easter Monday. We will reopen on Tuesday 11 April.

WASTE MANAGEMENT FACILITY EASTER OPENING HOURS 
Posted 04 April 2023 WASTE MANAGEMENT FACILITY EASTER OPENING HOURS 

Changes to Waste Management Facility opening hour over the Easter period.

PROPOSAL TO DISPOSE OF PROPERTY
Posted 27 February 2023 PROPOSAL TO DISPOSE OF PROPERTY

PROPOSAL TO DISPOSE OF PROPERTY

Local Roads and Communities Infrastructure Program (LRCI)
Posted 14 February 2023 Local Roads and Communities Infrastructure Program (LRCI)

Local Roads and Communities Infrastructure Program (LRCI) phase 4 allocations announced.

Annual Electors Meeting
Posted 13 February 2023 Annual Electors Meeting

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of Electors for the 2021/2022 Financial Year will be held on Wednesday 22 February 2023, 7.00pm at the Wongan Hills CRC.

Community Development Fund Grants NOW OPEN!
Posted 31 January 2023 Community Development Fund Grants NOW OPEN!

The Shire of Wongan-Ballidu has a proud history of working in partnership with the community. One of the ways Council supports and empowers community groups is through the annual Community Development Grants program.

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