Notices and Tenders

The Shire will be carrying out  maintenance works on Gnarabup Boat Ramp.  These works are scheduled to commence Monday 30 November 2020. 

During these works, facilities, such as areas of the car park will be closed as will the boat ramp at times.  However, may re-open earlier if works progress ahead of time, (tides and weather permitting)

Details of the boat ramp opening schedule will be updated on our Shire web page as this project moves forward.  These details will also be displayed on the Visual Message Board at the worksite.

Should you have any questions relating to these works, please contact Acting Manager Works, Grant Kirby, 0448 127 281.


Public notice that the Shire is considering disposing of this property by way of lease, in accordance with the Local Government Act 1995, Section 3.58 (3) and (4):

1.    Description of Property: Part of Lot 829 on Deposited Plan 215150 Volume LR3002 Folio 250, Albany Terrace, Augusta.
        Permitted Use:  Operation of recreational business- ‘Augusta Mini Golf’

2.    Details of Disposition:
a)    Names of the parties: Shire of Augusta Margaret River as Lessor and Christopher Stuart McIntyre (trading as Augusta Leisure Centre) as Lessee.

b)    Consideration: $3000 per annum exclusive of GST with annual rent increases

c)    Lease term: 5 years with an option for 5 years

d)    Market Value of disposition as determined by an independent valuation dated 27 October 2020: $3000 per annum excluding GST. 

3.    Submissions are invited from interested persons and should be submitted via email to or in writing to Shire of Augusta Margaret River, PO Box 61 Margaret River WA 6285.

The closing date for submissions is 4pm on Friday 27 November 2020.

Stephanie Addison- Brown
Chief Executive Officer

Council has received a request from a property owner to close and purchase a portion of road reserve that abuts their property.

The request is to close a 100m length of road. If successful, the closed road will be sold and amalgamated into Lot 66 Webster Road.

The road in question is an unnamed and unconstructed road reserve that runs north off Webster Road in Cowaramup, running parallel along the eastern boundary of Reserve 47049.

Submissions are invited from interested persons and should be submitted via email to, or  in writing to Shire of Augusta Margaret River, PO Box 61 Margaret River WA  6285.

Submissions close at 4pm on Friday 11 December 2020.

For further details please contact Shire Technical Officer, Doug Sims, on 08 9780 5287 or email

Stephanie Addison-Brown
Chief Executive Officer

The next Local Emergency Management Committee Meeting will now be held remotely on Thursday, 26 November 2020 commencing at 4.30pm.

This particular meeting will be closed to members of the public.

For further information, please contact Emergency Services Administration Officer, Lisa Garstone on 08 9780 5639 or email

Stephanie Addison-Brown
Chief Executive Officer

Project Summary:

In accordance with section 3.50 of the Local Government Act 1995, Part 3 (Functions of Local Governments – Closing certain thoroughfares to vehicles), works being carried out by the Shire of Augusta Margaret River will be culvert renewal, widening and road construction on Warner Glen Road for a distance of 4.32 – 5.64, partial road closure only.  These works are funded by Main Roads Regional Road Groups and the Shire.

Commencement date:

These works are programmed to commence early October and it is anticipated that works will take approximately 3 to 4 months to complete (weather permitting).

Property Access:

During works, the road will only be partially closed to traffic.  Property owners access will be available at all times. 

Traffic Management:

During these works, traffic management will be in place and some delays are likely.  The Shire will endeavour to avoid lengthy delays, however where an alternative route is possible, please consider this.

Further Information:

Should you have further enquiries regarding these works, please contact the Shire’s Coordinator Works, Neale Pike on 0409 011 783, or email

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Margaret River WA 6285

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