Prohibited Burning Period 22 December 2015 - 28 February 2016.


View the Firebreak and Fuel Hazard Reduction Notice 2015-16 for more information. 

Shire dates

Bush Fire Advisory Committee Meeting 17 February 2016

17 February 2016

The next Bush Fire Advisory Committee meeting will be held at 6.00pm...

Baby Rhyme Time @ Margaret River Library

15 February 2016

Please join us for songs, rhymes, music and afternoon tea. Baby Rhyme Time...

Community consultation

Minutes of the Southern Joint Development Assessment Panel

9 February 2016

Proposed Tourist Resort - Lot 783 Wallcliffe Road, Gnarabup Minutes JDAP 1 February...

Gnarabup boat ramp monitoring

12 February 2016

Community members are advised divers we conducting structual analysis of the Gnarabup...

Notice of Ordinary Council Meeting 24 February 2016

11 February 2016


Temporary closure Wallcliffe Road - 15 & 16 February

9 February 2016

A section of Wallcliffe Road, Margaret River will be closed from 9am...

Media releases

Shire encourages switching off for Earth Hour

4 February 2016

The Shire of Augusta Margaret River is encouraging local community members, schools,...

New officer boosts bush fire planning efforts

2 February 2016

The Shire of Augusta Margaret River last week welcomed new Bushfire Risk...

Creative festival scholarship applications now open

1 February 2016

Applications are now being accepted for the Shire of Augusta Margaret River’s...

Community invited to celebrate Australia Day

20 January 2016

The community is invited to join in Australia Day gatherings at the...

Youth showcase a chance to meet and greet

19 January 2016

Locals aged between 12 and 25 years of age are invited to...

Working group to help realise Youth Precinct vision

19 January 2016

A working group of Shire of Augusta Margaret River staff and key...

Five fireys reflect on their time in Waroona

14 January 2016

The individual experiences of firefighters can vary considerably, even when responding the...

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Contact the Shire

Postal Address

PO Box 61
Margaret River WA 6285

Margaret River

41 Wallcliffe Road
Monday to Friday
Ph 08 9780 5255
Fax 08 9757 2512


66 Allnutt Terrace
Monday to Friday
9am-Noon, 1pm-4pm
Ph 08 9780 5660
Fax 08 9758 0033


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