Important fire season dates

The Prohibited Burning Period will be SUSPENDED at Midnight (2400hrs) on Sunday, 17 March 2019.

The Restricted Burning Period will run 18 March 2019 to 12 May 2019 (unless varied)

During the Restricted Burning Period, burning may only be undertaken with a valid Permit issued by an authorised Bush Fire Control Officer.

More details and FCO contact information is available in the Bushfire Management Information Notice 2018-2019

Shire dates

Ordinary Meeting of Council

27 March 2019

The next Shire of Augusta Margaret River Ordinary Meeting of Council will...

Community consultation

Important fire season dates

7 November 2018

Restricted Burning Period – 18 March 2019 to 12 May 2019 (unless varied) The...

Doing Business with the Shire - Information Session for Local Businesses

18 March 2019

Margaret River Council Chambers Tuesday 9th April 2019, 5.30pm – 7pm Free event with light...

Notice of Ordinary Council Meeting

14 March 2019


Community Consultation: Gracetown Foreshore Coastal Management Plan

13 March 2019

The Gracetown Foreshore is to be the focus of a new Coastal...

Media releases

Local knowledge sought for Gracetown foreshore plan

22 March 2019

Community members are invited to two project briefing walks along the Gracetown...

Mental health and wellbeing findings report open for comment

8 March 2019

Community members and health support service providers are being invited to comment...

Neighbourhood BLOCK party funding available

22 February 2019

Community members can apply now to receive one of ten Neighbourhood BLOCK...

Fire fighters lend support

20 February 2019

The Shire of Augusta Margaret River is assisting with firefighting efforts in...

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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 Allnut Terrace
Monday to Friday
9am-12pm, 1pm-4pm
Ph 08 9780 5255


For contact details for fire, police, bushfire brigades, hospitals, storm damage, power outages, etc please see the emergency contact page

National Relay Service

If you are deaf or have a hearing or speech impairment call us through the National Relay Service

Change of details form

To ensure that you receive your Rates Notice on time we need to be updated on changes. You can do this online.