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Yilgarn Town Team - Community Ideas Workshop
Posted 13 June 2024 Yilgarn Town Team - Community Ideas Workshop

Press Release: Parker Range Road & Marvel Loch Forrestania Road
Posted 06 June 2024 Press Release: Parker Range Road & Marvel Loch Forrestania Road

The Shire of Yilgarn is providing notice that control of the full length of Parker Range Road and Marvel Loch Forrestania Road (South of the Parker Range Road intersection) is now under the control of Main Roads Western Australia.

Imposition of 2024-25 Fees & Charges
Posted 21 May 2024 Imposition of 2024-25 Fees & Charges

PRESS RELEASE: Southern Cross Pharmacy
Posted 18 May 2024 PRESS RELEASE: Southern Cross Pharmacy

As the Shire of Yilgarn community may be aware, the Southern Cross Pharmacy is closing on 30 June 2024.

Vulnerable Persons Register
Posted 06 May 2024 Vulnerable Persons Register

The Shire of Yilgarn and Southern Cross Hospital are compiling a comprehensive list of vulnerable people within the Shire of Yilgarn, of whom may need assistance during emergency situations, such as prolonged power outages, severe storms, bushfire or other significant emergency events. 

Notice of intention to impose differential rates
Posted 01 May 2024 Notice of intention to impose differential rates

Section 6.36 Local Government Act 1995 The Shire of Yilgarn, at the April 2024 Ordinary Council Meeting, resolved to adopt the 2024/2025 Rate Objects & Reasons which included the Differential and Minimums Rating model expected to be imposed as part of the 2024/2025 Budget.  The 2024/2025 Rate Objects & Reasons recommended the following differential and minimum rates:

REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS TO JOIN A PANEL OF PRE-QUALIFIED SUPPLIERS
Posted 30 April 2024 REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS TO JOIN A PANEL OF PRE-QUALIFIED SUPPLIERS

VARIOUS BUILDING, CONSTRUCTION AND ROAD SERVICES Three (3) Year Panel Period, One (1) Year Contracts Only

Tourism Advisory Committee Meeting
Posted 26 April 2024 Tourism Advisory Committee Meeting

Next meeting date: Wednesday, 1 May 2024

Regional Telecommunications Inquiry
Posted 09 April 2024 Regional Telecommunications Inquiry

The Shire has received advice that the Legislative Council Standing Committee on Public Administration has resolved to undertake an inquiry into regional telecommunications in Western Australia. The terms of reference are to inquire into and report on issues impacting regional telecommunications in Western Australia. The deadline for submission is the 26th April 2024.

Regional Development Assessment Panel Minutes - Thursday, 21 March 2024;
Posted 02 April 2024 Regional Development Assessment Panel Minutes - Thursday, 21 March 2024; 9:30am - Proposed Renewable Energy Facility

Regional Development Assessment Panel Minutes - Thursday, 21 March 2024; 9:30am - Proposed Renewable Energy Facility

Notice of Public Advertisement of Form 1 - Renewable Energy Facility
Posted 07 February 2024 Notice of Public Advertisement of Form 1 - Renewable Energy Facility (wind farm)

Planning and Development Act 2005 Shire of Yilgarn Notice of Public Advertisement of Form 1 – Renewable Energy Facility (wind farm)

Notice of Annual Report 2022/2023 Financial Year
Posted 11 January 2024 Notice of Annual Report 2022/2023 Financial Year

Pursuant to section 5.55 of the Local Government Act 1995, notice is hereby given that the 2022/23 Annual Report was accepted by Council on 21 December 2023 and is available for viewing at: 1. Shire of Yilgarn Administration, Antares Street, Southern Cross 2. Southern Cross Public Library, Canopus Street, Southern Cross Or is available for download from the Shire of Yilgarn website - www.yilgarn.wa.gov.au. Nic Warren Chief Executive Officer

Regional Joint Development Assessment Panel Minutes - Wednesday, 20
Posted 22 December 2023 Regional Joint Development Assessment Panel Minutes - Wednesday, 20 December 2023; 9.30am - Proposed Renewable Energy Facility

Regional Joint Development Assessment Panel Minutes - Wednesday, 20 December 2023; 9.30am - Proposed Renewable Energy Facility

RURAL LANDFILL SITES
Posted 09 November 2023 RURAL LANDFILL SITES

Please be advised, the Rural Landfill Sites within the Shire or Yilgarn are appointed as landfill sites for local residential\farming use only.  As signposted at each site, persons utilising these sites contrary to the requirements are in breach of the Litter Act.  Due to a number of complaints from local residents, the Shire will be monitoring these sites, including utilising CCTV, for compliance.  Penalties apply for breaches of the Litter Act.

Approved Local Planning Scheme Amendment - Shire of Yilgarn
Posted 19 September 2023 Approved Local Planning Scheme Amendment - Shire of Yilgarn

APPROVED LOCAL PLANNING SCHEME AMENDMENT Shire of Yilgarn LOCAL PLANNING SCHEME No. 2 - AMENDMENT No. 3

NEW 23/24 Recycling Calendar
Posted 31 May 2023 NEW 23/24 Recycling Calendar

Recycling Calendar for the Shire of Yilgarn 2023/2024

Off road vehicle use and E-Rideables
Posted 14 February 2023 Off road vehicle use and E-Rideables

Harvest and Vehicle Movement Bans Operations Policy
Posted 22 December 2022 Harvest and Vehicle Movement Bans Operations Policy

Off Road Vehicle Use
Posted 18 August 2020 Off Road Vehicle Use

Concerns have been raised by Southern Cross residents relating to off-road vehicle use within the boundaries of Southern Cross townsite, including the bushland up to Three Boys Road.

Fight the Bite - Mosquito information
Posted 14 November 2018 Fight the Bite - Mosquito information

There is no cure or vaccine to protect against mosquito-borne diseases acquired in Australia. The only way to prevent infection is to avoid being bitten.

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