News

Notice of Proposed Development - Wannamal Sporting Clays
Posted May 22, 2018 Notice of Proposed Development - Wannamal Sporting Clays

Notice is hereby given that the Shire of Wandering is considering a development application for the Wannamal Sporting Clays proposed development.

Marradong Country Self Drive Trails
Posted May 7, 2018 Marradong Country Self Drive Trails

A project by the Hotham Williams Economic Development Alliance (HWEDA)

Total Vehicle Movement Ban
Posted February 16, 2018 Total Vehicle Movement Ban

The Shire of Wandering has lifted the total vehicle movement ban as of 4pm.

Public Notice - Intention to Borrow
Posted October 12, 2017 Public Notice - Intention to Borrow

Proposal to Establish an Overdraft Facility on Municipal Account

Putting Safety First in Bushfire Season
Posted October 11, 2017 Putting Safety First in Bushfire Season

High temperatures and low rainfall can lead to conditions where fires are easily ignited, spread quickly and are difficult to control.

Australia Day 2018
Posted October 10, 2017 Australia Day 2018

The Shire of Wandering invites you to join us at our Australia Day breakfast event.

Administration & Customer Service Officer
Posted October 10, 2017 Administration & Customer Service Officer

Wandering Community Resource Centre is advertising and selecting a Administration and Customer Service Officer.

Wandering Wheatbelt Wine Awards 2017
Posted October 10, 2017 Wandering Wheatbelt Wine Awards 2017

The Shire of Wandering are again delighted to be sponsoring the 2017 Regional Wine & Dine hosted by the Wandering Wheatbelt Wine Awards.

Christmas Opening Hours
Posted October 10, 2017 Christmas Opening Hours

The Shire & Transfer Station would like to inform all residents of their opening hours over the Christmas break…

Annual Electors Meeting
Posted October 10, 2017 Annual Electors Meeting

15 November 2017 - Held at the Wandering Community Centre

2017 Local Government Elections
Posted October 10, 2017 2017 Local Government Elections

Swearing in our new Councillors and Election of President and Deputy

Funding for Rural Financial Counselling Services
Posted October 4, 2017 Funding for Rural Financial Counselling Services

Funding to Primary Production Services to support financial counselling services for rural businesses will more than double this year.

Integrated Wheatbelt Secondary Collector Freight Route Project
Posted September 6, 2017 Integrated Wheatbelt Secondary Collector Freight Route Project

The Shire of Wandering, along with the 41 other Wheatbelt local governments, is working towards an integrated Wheatbelt Secondary Collector Freight Route project.

Fresh Fish Van coming to Wandering
Posted August 25, 2017 Fresh Fish Van coming to Wandering

The Fresh Fish Van will be coming to town every 2nd Thursday commencing 7th September 2017

October Council Meeting
Posted August 23, 2017 October Council Meeting

Notice is given that due to the Local Government Elections taking place on 21st October 2017 the Ordinary Council meeting scheduled for October 2017 will now be convened in the Council Chambers on Thursday 26 October 2017 commencing at 3.30pm.

Christmas Operating Hours
Posted August 23, 2017 Christmas Operating Hours

The Shire would like to inform all residents of their opening hours over the Christmas break…

Grahams Road Closed
Posted August 15, 2017 Grahams Road Closed

Please note that Grahams Road has been closed until further notice. The Shire is of the opinion that the crossing/floodway is severely compromised and unsafe to any traffic. As the water subsides further assessment will be undertaken. Please phone Amanda O'Halloran 0418 913 078 if you and any further queries

Flooding 22 June 2017
Posted August 8, 2017 Flooding 22 June 2017

The flooding that occurred 22 June 2017 in the Shire has been proclaimed an Eligible Disaster.

Closure of Moramockining Creek Crossing
Posted August 3, 2017 Closure of Moramockining Creek Crossing

The Shire wishes to advise that Moramockining Creek Crossing has been closed until further notice due to rising water levels. Undermining of the concrete slab has occurred and is now unsafe for vehicle use. Apologies for any inconvenience.

Local Authority Number Plates
Posted July 24, 2017 Local Authority Number Plates

Council opens up release of Local Authority Number Plates... .

Stolen Backhoe....Can you help
Posted July 11, 2017 Stolen Backhoe....Can you help

A Case Backhoe was stolen from a property on Deans Road. If anyone has any information, please contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000

New Firebreak Contractor available in Wandering
Posted July 7, 2017 New Firebreak Contractor available in Wandering

We now have a local contractor available within the Shire for firebreak and slashing work.

Road Closure
Posted June 23, 2017 Road Closure

Unfortunately, Reid Road will have to remain closed indefinitely due to the severe damage caused from the rainfall. Please do not attempt to use this road as it remains very dangerous

LOCAL  PLANNING SCHEME No. 3 AMENDMENT No. 4
Posted May 23, 2017 LOCAL PLANNING SCHEME No. 3 AMENDMENT No. 4

The Minister for Planning has granted final approval to amendment 4 to the Shire of Wandering Local Planning Scheme No. 3 on 17 May 2017.

Caravan Park Renovations
Posted May 18, 2017 Caravan Park Renovations

Our Caravan Park will unfortunately have to be closed from 21st May until further notice to enable us to carry out renovations. This is exciting times for our Caravan Park......

New Time for Council Meeting
Posted May 15, 2017 New Time for Council Meeting

Council Meetings times have changed to 3.30 pm on the Third Thursday of each month. Starting from 18th May 2017.

Installing and Maintaining Smoke Alarms
Posted April 19, 2017 Installing and Maintaining Smoke Alarms

Working and well placed smoke alarms can provide the critical early warning needed to save lives. Most residential fires occur at night when people are asleep so it’s important to position smoke alarms in areas where people sleep.

Restricted Burning Period
Posted March 30, 2017 Restricted Burning Period

The Shire of Wandering's restricted burning period will be lifted from midnight 30 March 2017. Permits will no longer be required, but please continue to be cautious and vigilant.

bushfire Advice for Travelling/Camping/Bushwalking
Posted March 7, 2017 bushfire Advice for Travelling/Camping/Bushwalking

If you are travelling or staying near bushland, fire is a real risk to you. Be aware of your surroundings and carry a printed map of the areas you are visiting. Plan your trip ahead by checking the weather forecasts and Fire Danger Ratings for the areas you are planning to visit. Pack an emergency kit to take with you including important items such as woollen blankets, drinking water and protective clothing.

Bushfire Warning Levels
Posted January 30, 2017 Bushfire Warning Levels

During a bushfire, DFES and the Department of Parks and Wildlife issue community alerts and warnings for bushfires that threaten lives and property. They are issued once firefighters have arrived at the scene and determine that there is a threat or potential threat to the community.

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