About us

We’re a local government area situated in the South West region of Western Australia. You’ll find us between the cities of Bunbury and Busselton about 200 kilometres south of Perth.

Your council

Contact a councillor, find council meeting dates, search agendas and minutes or ask questions.

Work with us

We’re a small local government – our team includes over 100 people from all walks of life, with different goals, experiences, and perspectives.

A career with us is about more than just local government.

You’ll have our backing to develop and our encouragement to explore, realise and apply your potential.

Governance and strategy

The legislated info you need – local laws, strategic plans, FOI and policies.

News, media and insights

Your home for media releases, latest news, key insights and publications.

Get involved

Funding and grants

We love to support our local community through our community grants and sponsorship programs. Get in touch with a team member to see how we can help you.


Australian citizenship symbolises our unity as a nation. We hold ceremonies throughout the year in council chambers. Find out what you need to apply.


Looking to work with us? Visit our Online Tender Portal to see all opportunities including tenders, quotes, requests for proposals and expressions of interest.

What we’re about

Our vision and values shape our culture and how we serve our community.

A future focused and resilient community that benefits from good governance, responsive services and appropriate facilities to deliver positive social, environmental and economic outcomes for everyone.


At the Shire we value Honesty, Empathy, Accountability, Respect and Teamwork which underpin the way we work with our elected members, the community and each other.

Behaviour aligning to the Shire’s HEART of: Honesty, Empathy, Accountability, Respect and Teamwork

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