Welcome to the Shire of Dandaragan
The Shire of Dandaragan comprises of four townships; Jurien Bay, Cervantes, Badgingarra and Dandaragan. Situated approximately 200 kilometres north of Perth and covering an area of 6,716 square kilometres, the Shire of Dandaragan has a lot to offer both residents and visitors.
The Shire is the pinnacle of the Turquoise Coast, with pristine beaches ideal for swimming, snorkelling, diving, fishing and windsurfing within Jurien Bay and Cervantes whilst the towns of Badgingarra and Dandaragan offer beautiful national parks with native flora and fauna, bush walks, unique Australian wildflowers and farming land.
With its Mediterranean climate, the area offers a relaxed lifestyle capturing the best of both the beach and inland landscapes. The summer months (December, January and February) are hot and maximum temperatures can reach 40c. Rainfall in the district ranges from 600mm in the coastal areas to 350mm in the inland area in the winter months (June, July and August) when the temperatures drop considerably.
Last modified: 03/08/2016 12:46 PM
Western Power planned outage for Jurien Bay & Cervantes - November 2016
Please be advised that Western Power will be carrying out essential network improvements on the powerline that supplies electricity to the Shires of Coorow and Dandaragan.
This will affect rural customers west of Warradarge and the
communities of Jurien Bay and Cervantes.
Work will take place between the hours of 9:00pm and 3:00am on
Tuesday 22 November 2016.
Thank you for your patience and understanding.
Proposed Helipad - Lot 362 Catalonia Street
The Shire of Dandaragan is in receipt of a Planning Application from Indian Ocean Rock Lobster for a proposed Helipad
Jurien Bay Youth Group Halloween Disco
Jurien Bay Youth Group are holding their annual Halloween Disco on Saturday 29th October 2016.
Jurien Bay Highly Commended in Tidy Towns Awards
Jurien Bay has been awarded the Tidy Towns Highly Commended Award in the Community Action and Wellbeing category.
Jurien Bay Boat Harbour Maintenance Dredging - Notification of Commencement of Operations
Please be advised that maintenance dredging operations at Jurien Bay Boat Harbour are expected to commence on 13 October 2016.
Dredging will occur Monday to Saturday typically during daylight hours. Some dredging may be undertaken during hours of darkness as required.
The duration of the dredging program is estimated to be 10 weeks.
JDAP Minutes - Solar Farm
Minutes of the JDAPS meeting held 29 September 2016