Community Consultation

The Shire of Augusta Margaret River wishes to advise community members and visitors to our region that the following offices and facilities will be closed as follows:


Shire offices

Margaret River Civic Administration Centre, Augusta office from 4pm 21st Dec 2018 return to normal business hours Jan 2nd 2019



Margaret River and Augusta Depot from 3.30pm 21st Dec 2018 return to normal business hours Jan 2nd 2019



Margaret River from 4pm 22nd Dec 2018 return to normal business hours Jan 2nd 2019

 Augusta from 4pm 21st Dec 2018 return to normal business hours Jan 2nd 2019


Our online resources will be available for the duration of the break, visit – to explore our range of e-books, downloadable audio-books, online courses and movie streaming services.

Remember, you can borrow up to 30 items, so be sure to stock up before the break!



Recreation Centre

24 Dec closing at 3pm

25 & 26 Dec Closed

27 Dec open 8am to 3pm

28 Dec open 8am to 3pm

29 Dec open 8am to 3pm

30 Dec open 8am to 3pm

31 Dec open 8am to 3pm

1 Jan Closed

Return to normal business hours Jan 2nd 2019


Outside school hours care will not be operating on Friday the 21st of December


Waste Facility

Davis Road Witchcliffe 25 th Dec 2018 & 1st Jan 2019

All other days, Davis Road will be open from 8.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.

Waste Transfer stations will be operating as normal.


If your usual rubbish and recycling collection pick up day falls on a Public Holiday, your pickup day will be the next working day.  Please ensure your bin is out by 6.00 a.m. on this day.




Emergency or after hours contacts:

Fire and Emergency - 000

Works Depot services - 0409 805 255

Ranger Services - 0419 902 540


The Shire apologises for any inconvenience caused by its closure.


In the meantime, you may find what you are looking for on our website at or Recreation Centre on


The Shire wishes all community members and visitors to our beautiful region, a safe and happy time.


The Shire is seeking a quality original public artwork to be commissioned for this project which will complement the natural and built environment of the Margaret River HEART and/or the wider Margaret River region.

Artwork designs are to be transparent digital works that will become ceramic etchings within the glazing of the new Margaret River HEART main entrance. The work may be singular or multiple designs to fit within the panel arrangement.

Art work themes:

· Celebrate the art and cultural history and features of Margaret River

· Reflect on and celebrate the natural environment

· Recognise the importance of interaction and connection within the community

· Compliment the architectural features of the Margaret River HEART.

· Consider the artwork will be transparent to emit light.

Download the submission requirements here or email to request a hard copy by post.

Expressions must be received by the Shire before 4pm, Friday 3rd August 2018. Please email your expressions to or post to PO Box 61, Margaret River 6285. No fees will be paid for expressions.

The Shire's online consultation hub Your Say is a place for you to get involved and help shape Augusta Margaret River's future.

Your Say AMR Shire is regularly updated with project information so be sure to check in regularly and have your say on issues that affect you! 

Please take time to visit the page and engage with your local government and fellow community members

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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.