Dog Ranger

For enquires regarding stray animals contact the staff at the Shire and the dog ranger will be contacted.   Dog Information Under the provisions of the Dog Act 1976, all dogs within the Shire over the age of three months must be registered. Registration is carried out at the Shire offices during normal office hours and is available for 1 year and 3 year periods. To obtain a concession rate on registration for sterilised dogs or working dogs, proof of Read More…

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Emergency Services

Fire, Ambulance or Police emergencies please call 000. St John Ambulance Service – Southern Cross PO Box 72, Southern Cross WA 6426 Emergency – Telephone: 08-9049 1000 Administration – Telephone: 0427 477 052   Bush Fire Brigades The Shire of Yilgarn has eight volunteer bush fire brigades covering the following areas: Bodallin/Noongaar Bullfinch Marvel Loch Miners Settlement Moorine Rock Mt Hampton/Dulyalbin Southern Cross/Central South Yilgarn Please contact the Shire of Yilgarn for general information and contact details.   Fire & Rescue The Southern Cross Read More…


FREE Online Food Safety Training

Free IMALERT Online Food Safety Training is now available through the Shire of Yilgarn. To complete the training please click the image to the left.

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Harvest Bans

Information on Harvest Bans can be heard on the Emergency Information Service Hotline: 08-9487 8777. This is updated daily during harvest months with information on vehicle movement bans.

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Roads & Conditions

Roads within the Shire of Yilgarn are maintained by Councils outside works staff. The Shire of Yilgarn has an information hotline for updated road conditions: 08-9487 8777.   For continuous updates about local road conditions ask to be placed on the Shire of Yilgarn’s direct facsimile information service line for road closure notices within the Shire.   The Shire of Yilgarn advises you that after hours information is available by telephoning the following people: Manager of Works – 0409 791 135 Works Read More…

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Rubbish & Landfill

A regular rubbish removal service is conducted every Friday of each month in Southern Cross and Marvel Loch. Rubbish is collected every Thursday of each month in Bodallin and Moorine Rock.   Recycling removal is conducted on the second and fourth Friday of each month in Southern Cross and Marvel Loch, and every second and fourth Thursday of each month in Bodallin and Moorine Rock.   Householders should note that 240 litre MGB “Wheelie Bins” with lids must be used Read More…



Homes for the Aged are unit-style accommodation for seniors within the Shire. Located on Antares Street, Southern Cross, there are 12 units in total for rent. For more details on senior accommodation within the Yilgarn, please contact the Shire office.

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Southern Cross General Practice

Dr Mark Byrne is now practicing out of the Southern Cross General Practice.   Cnr Achernar and Altair Street Southern Cross WA 6426   Phone: (08) 9049 1147 or (08) 9049 1094 Fax: (08) 9049 1174       Southern Cross General Practice Commencing week beginning 6th June 2016   Amended Winter Hours: Monday:                  8.00am to 4.30pm Tuesday:                  8.00am to 4.30pm Wednesday:           Closed Thursday:               8.30am to 4.30pm Friday: Read More…

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Whispir Alert System

The Shire of Yilgarn has an alert system for fires, road closures, harvest bans, airport closures, other emergency information as well as community events. The new alert system works via email and SMS. If you would like to be a part of the new alert system or would like more information please contact the receptionist at the shire office by phone or by email