Emergency Services

Fire, Ambulance or Police emergencies, please call 000.

St John Sub Centre – Southern Cross

Address PO Box 72, Southern Cross WA 6426

Committee contacts (not to be called in an emergency)

President Gary Kenward 0427 491 500
Treasurer Kayla Cuffe 0488 779 687
Secretary Dianna Evans 0417 994 289

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 administration office for general information and contact details.

Fire & Rescue

fire station

The Southern Cross Fire & Rescue Service is located on the corner of Canopus and Altair Streets, Southern Cross and is run by volunteer brigade members.

Station Telephone 08 9049 1350 (not to be called for emergencies)
Station Fax 08 9049 1867

Police

Address 75 Canopus Street, Southern Cross WA 6426
Phone 08 9081 2100
Fax 08 9049 1017

Southern Cross Police Station covers an area of 30,720 square kilometres and provides Police services to a population of approximately 3,000 community members.

Police initiatives provided to the community include the following:

  • School Interaction: Liase with students and teachers in local schools.
  • Crosswords Article: Provide the community with an update of local crime prevention and police issues within their local community.
  • Highway Patrols: Reducing road trauma and promoting safe driving habits by maintaining a high visibility on the main highway and arterial roads.
  • Town Patrols: Actively liaising with the general community, encouraging interaction and feedback on issues of interest.

The Station prides itself in being active in the community and striving to maintain Southern Cross as a safe environment for all community members.