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Council Election Results
Posted 21 October 2019 Council Election Results

The results are in and the Shire of Gingin now has 2 new Councillors and 3 re-elected Councillors to see us through to 2023.

State Government advice sees new direction for Coastal Erosion Mitigation Plans at Lancelin
Posted 17 October 2019 State Government advice sees new direction for Coastal Erosion Mitigation Plans at Lancelin

The WA State Government has advised that with the Shire’s current conducted research it will not fund any infrastructure works to save a government owned reserve, park or infrastructure. Consequently Council has rescinded its decision to install the geo-textile wall at Grace Darling Park and has made a new decision to continue to investigate other avenues with advice from the WA State Government including the requested inundation study and subsequent updates to the CHRMAP document.

Mitigation Burn Saves Lancelin
Posted 17 October 2019 Mitigation Burn Saves Lancelin

No homes were lost with mitigation burning in June 2019 immensely reducing the fire risk to homes on Casserley Way. The blaze is suspicious with 6 ignition points reported.

Lancelin Office closed today
Posted 14 October 2019 Lancelin Office closed today

LANCELIN OFFICE CLOSED TODAY, 14 OCTOBER Unfortunately due to staff illness the Lancelin Shire Office will not be open today. The Shire apologises for any inconvenience this may cause. The Gingin Administration Centre will operate as per usual today.

Aquatic Centre Swimming Pool (Gingin) open from 16 October πŸŠβ€β™€οΈ
Posted 08 October 2019 Aquatic Centre Swimming Pool (Gingin) open from 16 October πŸŠβ€β™€οΈ

The warmer weather is here which means that it won't be long now before the Swimming Pool in Gingin is open for the 2019/20 season!

Can you spare 5 minutes to complete our Health Survey?
Posted 04 October 2019 Can you spare 5 minutes to complete our Health Survey?

We want your feedback on what you think about the health services on offer in the Shire of Gingin district.

Special Meeting of Council - 1 October 2019
Posted 26 September 2019 Special Meeting of Council - 1 October 2019

Next Tuesday Council will be holding a Special Council Meeting.

Planning to spread Raw Poultry Manure on your pasture?
Posted 25 September 2019 Planning to spread Raw Poultry Manure on your pasture?

If so then you will need to let the Shire of Gingin know. Read on to find out how.

Mid-Year Small Community Grants - To be Discontinued After Final Round
Posted 18 September 2019 Mid-Year Small Community Grants - To be Discontinued After Final Round

The Shire currently offers two different types of community grants. Our final round for the Mid-Year Small Community Grants will start shortly and from 2020 it will be combined with our annual Community Grants Program.

Orange Springs Road Upgrades
Posted 15 August 2019 Orange Springs Road Upgrades

The Shire of Gingin is excited to report that significant upgrades for Orange Springs Road will soon be underway.

Local Government Ordinary Elections
Posted 09 August 2019 Local Government Ordinary Elections

You may be eligible to be enrolled to vote in the local government elections on 19 October 2019 if you live in or are an owner or occupier of rateable property in the Shire of Gingin.

Interested in Becoming a Councillor?
Posted 23 July 2019 Interested in Becoming a Councillor?

If you've ever wanted to represent your community then this could be your opportunity. Information sessions are being held for prospective Elected Members and WALGA is also offering a FREE Webinar with further information about what's involved to be a Councillor.

Emergency Works for Grace Darling Park
Posted 19 June 2019 Emergency Works for Grace Darling Park

Emergency remedial works are set to be carried out to shore up Grace Darling Park after recent coastal erosion.

MEDIA RELEASE - Loose Vessel in Lancelin Bay
Posted 06 June 2019 MEDIA RELEASE - Loose Vessel in Lancelin Bay

Please take note of this 'ALERT' if you are in the Lancelin Bay area today, 6 June 2019.

IMPORTANT NOTICE - Fire Ban
Posted 05 June 2019 IMPORTANT NOTICE - Fire Ban

Due to the severe forecast for this evening and tomorrow, a Fire Ban is in place from 5pm, 5 June - 8am, 7 June.

Unrestricted Burning from 1 June
Posted 31 May 2019 Unrestricted Burning from 1 June

Fire restrictions will no longer apply from 1 June 2019. Please take care when burning.

Gingin Outdoor Activity Space - Concept Design-Draft
Posted 24 May 2019 Gingin Outdoor Activity Space - Concept Design-Draft

HAVE YOUR SAY! This project has now progressed to the Concept Design-Draft stage and the Project Team is looking for your feedback.

Local Government Elections - 19 October 2019
Posted 13 May 2019 Local Government Elections - 19 October 2019

Are you interested in becoming a Shire of Gingin Councillor? Local Government Elections are being held this October. See here for more information.

Permits to burn are now being issued
Posted 10 May 2019 Permits to burn are now being issued

Permits to burn are now being issued for the burning of garden refuse, fire pits, barbecues...

Message of thanks to helpers of Mogumber fire 4-9 April
Posted 12 April 2019 Message of thanks to helpers of Mogumber fire 4-9 April

Please see here for message from Shire's CESM regarding recent fires at Mogumber.

Message from Water Corporation for Guilderton Residents
Posted 10 April 2019 Message from Water Corporation for Guilderton Residents

Water Corporation advise temporary changes to water supply source for Guilderton residents - see here for more information.

Shire CEO Available to Meet on Coast
Posted 15 February 2019 Shire CEO Available to Meet on Coast

Our Shire CEO Aaron Cook would like to make himself available to meet with members of our northern coastal community once a fortnight - see here for more information.

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Shire of Gingin Offices

Gingin

7 Brockman Street
Gingin WA 6503

T: (08) 9575 5100

F: (08) 9575 2121

E: mail@gingin.wa.gov.au

Lancelin

255 Vins Way
Lancelin WA 6044

T: (08) 9575 5155

F: (08) 9575 2121

E: mail@gingin.wa.gov.au

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