Notices and Tenders

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 on the Wallcliffe Road footpath, opposite the Rivermouth Lookout.

These works are funded by Main Roads Regional Road Group funding and the Shire.

The Shire will excavate a trench alongside Wallcliffe Road to relocate Telstra Services and remove the old footpath to make way for the new intersection.

These works are programmed to commence mid October 2020 and will take approximately 2-3 weeks to complete (weather permitting).

During works, Wallcliffe Road will be temporarily closed, with one lane open at all times.

The foot path/cycle path will be closed with a diversion in place across Wallcliffe Road – please follow directional signage.

Traffic management will be in place and some delays are likely. The Shire will endeavour to avoid lengthy delays and appreciates your patience during this time.

Should you have any questions relating to these works, please contact Coordinator Works, Neale Pike on 0409 011 783 or email

Wallcliffe road footpath/cycle path works opposite Rivermouth Lookout

The Shire's 2020-21 Community Development and Events, Easy Grants (under $2,000) are open all year or until funds are expended for local community-based, volunteer and not-for-profit organisations to deliver projects and events that foster community resilience, connection and wellbeing.

For information contact the Community Development Team on (08) 9780 5255 or

To apply, Grant Guidelines and Application Form can be accessed via the Shire’s website at


Wilderness Road, Terry Drive, Pierce Road, Isaacs Road

Notice is given that mechanical bushfire mitigation works to reduce bushfire hazard fuels within the above road reserves, is scheduled to commence on Monday 21 September.

The objectives of managing road verge vegetation are:

  • Containing the spread of fire within the road verge by reducing the available fuel loads.
  • Managing the safety of road users by increasing the resilience of the road to bushfire impact.
  • Provision of control lines for fire suppression activities by providing a minimal fuel loading area to provide safe anchor points.

Traffic management will be in-place for the duration of the works and the public is requested to comply with the directions of the traffic management personnel.

The works are expected to take approximately two weeks.

Further information on these works may be obtained by contacting the Community Emergency Services Manager on (08) 9780 5285 or by email at

A contact submission form is also available on the Shire website at

In accordance with Part 4 of the Local Government (Functions and General) Regulations 1996, the Shire of Augusta Margaret River is seeking tenders from appropriate parties for the provision of beach lifeguard services, predominantly at the Rivermouth Beach in Gnarabup.

A copy of the Request for Tender documents (RFT) can be obtained by emailing (please include a note of the RFT reference 05-21 in the email subject).

All tenders are to be received by the Shire of Augusta-Margaret River before the deadline of 2pm AWST on Wednesday 7 October 2020. No late tenders will be accepted.

Tenders must be lodged electronically to email subject must include the text “RFT 05-21 – Submission”. If the Tender submission is too large to deliver by email, tenderers may email a dropbox link to the Shire at the above email address.

Hard copy or facsimile Tenders will not be accepted.

Further information on the tender and tender process can be obtained by contacting Project and Procurement Officer, Mel Aylett on (08) 9780 5279.

Canvassing of the Elected Councillors or Officers will result in immediate disqualification of the relevant Tender.

Stephanie Addison-Brown

Chief Executive Officer 

Ref: P220343

Notice is hereby given that the local government of the Shire of Augusta Margaret River has determined the abovementioned Structure Plan is suitable for advertising. 

The Structure Plan provides for the subdivision of Lot 151 Salmon Place Margaret River which is zoned ‘rural residential’ into 3 lots.

Plans and documents setting out and explaining the Structure Plan can be viewed by clicking on the links below:

Structure Plan Report Structure Plan Map Submission Form

Submissions on the Structure Plan may be made in writing on the Submission Form and lodged with the Shire by emailing to on or before 25 SEPTEMBER 2020.

This Structure Plan is available for inspection in order to provide an opportunity for public comment and it should not be construed that final approval will be granted.

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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


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