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Community Scorecard to Re-Evaluate Shire of Dandaragan Services,
Photo Credit: Catalyse
Posted 23 September 2020 Community Scorecard to Re-Evaluate Shire of Dandaragan Services, Facilities and Performance

From mid-October, the Shire of Dandaragan will be participating in the MARKYT® Community Scorecard again – a state wide program where the community are invited to re-evaluate a range of local services, facilities and programs to evaluate and benchmark our performance as a local government authority.

Temporary Suspension of Restricted Burning Period in Shire of Dandaragan
Posted 22 September 2020 Temporary Suspension of Restricted Burning Period in Shire of Dandaragan

Pursuant to Section 18 (5) (a) (ⅰ) of the Bushfires Act 1954 it is hereby notified that the restricted burning period which was effective on Saturday 19th September 2020 in the Shire of Dandaragan has been suspended until Saturday 3 October 2020.

Waters Closed to Swimmers around Boullanger Island due to Whale Carcass
Posted 22 September 2020 Waters Closed to Swimmers around Boullanger Island due to Whale Carcass Beaching

Waters are closed in a 1km radius of Boullanger Island, off Jurien Bay, due to a whale carcass beaching which may attract sharks.

Expressions of Interest Open for Dandaragan Art Mural
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Posted 21 September 2020 Expressions of Interest Open for Dandaragan Art Mural

The Shire of Dandaragan is calling for expressions of interest from experienced and emerging public artists to design and create a public mural as part of the Dandaragan Streetscape and Art Enhancement Project.

UPDATE - Road Closure/Detour - Dandaragan and Dambadjie Roads
Posted 21 September 2020 UPDATE - Road Closure/Detour - Dandaragan and Dambadjie Roads

The Shire would like to advise that RJE Global Pty Ltd will be undertaking additional trench excavation works at the Dandaragan and Damdadjie Roads intersection over the weekend of 3-4 October 2020 between the hours of 7am and 5pm.

Roadside Mulching and Tree Pruning
Posted 21 September 2020 Roadside Mulching and Tree Pruning

The Shire would like to advise that roadside tree pruning along the following roads is due to commence on Saturday, 5 October 2020:

Expressions of Interest Open for Public Sculpture in Dandaragan Townsite
Photo Credit: Luan Oosthuizen
Posted 18 September 2020 Expressions of Interest Open for Public Sculpture in Dandaragan Townsite

The Shire of Dandaragan is calling for expressions of interest from experienced and emerging professional sculptors / public artists for the commissioning of a STEM-themed sculptural work in Dandaragan.

Request for Tender 05/2020 - Three Year Cleaning Contract Jurien Bay
Posted 16 September 2020 Request for Tender 05/2020 - Three Year Cleaning Contract Jurien Bay

The Shire of Dandaragan invites tender submissions for a three year cleaning contract at Jurien Bay.

Shire Septic Tank Pump Out Services On Hold
Posted 21 August 2020 Shire Septic Tank Pump Out Services On Hold

The Shire of Dandaragan advises that its Septic Tank Pump Out Truck is currently unavailable to service the community for the next 4-6 weeks. Residents who require a septic tank pump out can contact the following organisation or business to make arrangements: - Shire of Moora - (08) 9651 0000 - Green Head Plumbing and Gas - 0429 966 700 The Shire would like to thank you for your patience and will provide notification of when this service becomes available again.

Vale Mike Sheppard
Posted 14 August 2020 Vale Mike Sheppard

The Shire of Dandaragan staff and Councillors would like to pay tribute to former Shire Councillor Mike Sheppard, who died recently.

Council Awards Tender for Jurien Bay Skatepark / Youth Precinct to Convic
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Posted 20 July 2020 Council Awards Tender for Jurien Bay Skatepark / Youth Precinct to Convic

Shire of Dandaragan Council awarded the contract to build the Jurien Bay district-level skatepark and youth precinct to award winning skate park builders, Convic.

Shire to get three new Mobile Phone Towers in Mobile Black Spot Program
Photo Credit: Elesa Kurtz at Farm Weekly
Posted 21 April 2020 Shire to get three new Mobile Phone Towers in Mobile Black Spot Program funding

The Federal government has announced the location of 182 new mobile phone towers across regional Australia, including three in the Shire of Dandaragan.

Notification of Prescribed Burn
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Posted 06 April 2020 Notification of Prescribed Burn

Please be advised that in the event of favourable weather conditions a prescribed burn in proximity to the Jurien Bay townsite will be undertaken in either the autumn, winter or spring of 2020.

Astrotourism Business Information Evening
Posted 10 January 2020 Astrotourism Business Information Evening

Are you a business looking to expand your services or add value to your customers?

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY FOLLOW-UP SURVEY
Posted 08 January 2020 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY FOLLOW-UP SURVEY

As part of the continuing development of the Shire's Economic Development Strategy, PRACSYS have put together a survey to gauge the level of importance on each of the initiative / projects that have been put forward.

SHIRE RELEASES NEW CORPORATE BUSINESS PLAN
Posted 05 December 2019 SHIRE RELEASES NEW CORPORATE BUSINESS PLAN

The Shire is pleased to announce the release of its new Corporate Business Plan (CBP) which specifies the activities and initiatives

LOCAL LAWS 2019
Posted 15 November 2019 LOCAL LAWS 2019

Notice is hereby given that pursuant to s3.12 of the Local Government Act 1995 that the Shire of Dandaragan has made the following local laws, which will come into effect on 19 November 2019, the title, purpose and effect of which are provided by clicking on the link below.

2019/20 RATES INCENTIVE PRIZE WINNERS
Posted 28 October 2019 2019/20 RATES INCENTIVE PRIZE WINNERS

Congratulations to the following winners of the 2019/20 Rates Incentive Prizes

ENVISION 2029 - STRATEGIC COMMUNITY PLAN ADOPTED
Posted 09 August 2019 ENVISION 2029 - STRATEGIC COMMUNITY PLAN ADOPTED

The Shire of Dandaragan Council are pleased to present the Shire's new Strategic Community Plan (SCP) - Envision 2029

eRATES ARE NOW HERE
Posted 10 July 2019 eRATES ARE NOW HERE

The Shire of Dandaragan is now offering electronic Rate Notices through eRates.

ABC REGIONAL RADIO FROM GERALDTON TEST TRANSMISSIONS
Posted 26 June 2019 ABC REGIONAL RADIO FROM GERALDTON TEST TRANSMISSIONS

The Shire has commenced test transmissions of ABC Regional Radio from Geraldton. While it is considered very unlikely, please let us know if you think these test transmissions are affecting your existing radio or TV reception.

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