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Dardanup Senior Citizens celebrate 30-year anniversary
Posted 28 February 2024 Dardanup Senior Citizens celebrate 30-year anniversary

Dardanup Senior Citizens celebrate exciting milestone!

Emergency Evacuation Centre at the Eaton Recreation Centre has been closed.
Posted 27 February 2024 Emergency Evacuation Centre at the Eaton Recreation Centre has been closed.

The Shire of Dardanup’s Emergency Evacuation Centre at the Eaton Recreation Centre has been closed following today’s bushfire emergency.

Emergency Evacuation Centre open at Eaton Rec Centre for Shire of Harvey
Posted 27 February 2024 Emergency Evacuation Centre open at Eaton Rec Centre for Shire of Harvey residents

The Shire of Dardanup’s Emergency Evacuation Centre at the Eaton Recreation Centre is now open for Shire of Harvey residents due to today’s bushfire emergency.

Wespine sponsors Shire's new Make-It Space
Posted 26 February 2024 Wespine sponsors Shire's new Make-It Space

The Shire of Dardanup’s nearly completed Library, Administration and Community Building will now feature a state-of-the-art Make-It Space thanks to a generous partnership agreement with Wespine.

Intergenerational connections through tech mentor program
Posted 22 February 2024 Intergenerational connections through tech mentor program

A successful intergenerational technology mentor program has returned for another round of workshops aimed at increasing the digital literacy and confidence of participants.

Total Fire Ban for the Shire today
Posted 22 February 2024 Total Fire Ban for the Shire today

It's a Total Fire Ban for our Shire today, Thursday 22 February ... Do you know what a Total Fire Ban means for you?

Movement Ban and Total Fire Ban today
Posted 20 February 2024 Movement Ban and Total Fire Ban today

With today’s (Tuesday, 20 February) Total Fire Ban for the Shire of Dardanup, there is also a Harvest and Movement of Vehicles in Paddocks Ban for the Wellington Mills District.

Total Fire Ban continues for Shire
Posted 19 February 2024 Total Fire Ban continues for Shire

Our Shire has another Total Fire Ban stint, which started on Sunday, 18 February and is continuing this week.

New R & J Fishwick Pavilion a boost for local sporting clubs
Posted 17 February 2024 New R & J Fishwick Pavilion a boost for local sporting clubs

The new $2.1 million R & J Fishwick Pavilion was officially opened today, marking a significant milestone for the Shire of Dardanup sporting community.

Total Fire Ban continues
Posted 08 February 2024 Total Fire Ban continues

A Total Fire Ban has been declared for the Shire of Dardanup on the 8-9 February.

Local citizens’ award honours and 10 new citizens welcomed
Posted 06 February 2024 Local citizens’ award honours and 10 new citizens welcomed

The Shire of Dardanup recognised its Australia Day Award recipients and welcomed 10 new citizens at its three breakfast events held in Eaton, Dardanup and Burekup on 26 January.

Council endorses Annual Report 2022/23
Posted 02 February 2024 Council endorses Annual Report 2022/23

The Shire of Dardanup report was officially endorsed at Wednesday's Electors Meeting, marking a year of significant progress and achievement for the community.

Annual Community Meetings to foster engagement
Posted 31 January 2024 Annual Community Meetings to foster engagement

The Shire of Dardanup will once again host its annual Community Meetings, a series of interactive forums aimed at fostering open dialogue between the community and Council.

Total Fire Ban continues this week
Posted 31 January 2024 Total Fire Ban continues this week

A Total Fire Ban has been declared for two days running this week, starting Tuesday, 30 January and continuing today, 31 January. Thankfully the Department of Fire and Emergency Services WA has some helpful information available on their website and socials, so you know what to do. Please visit their website at https://www.dfes.wa.gov.au/hazard-information/bushfire/total-fire-ban#faqs

Call for community input into 2024/25 budget submissions
Posted 25 January 2024 Call for community input into 2024/25 budget submissions

The Shire of Dardanup is calling on community members and not-for-profit organisations to participate in its budget planning process, by submitting proposals for the 2024/25 financial year.

South Western Highway traffic update
Posted 24 January 2024 South Western Highway traffic update

Please be advised from today, Wednesday, 24 January 2024, northbound and southbound traffic on South Western Highway in Waterloo will be switched onto temporary lanes, as shown on the map below.

Old Coast Road Bridge Fishing platform popular summer spot
Posted 23 January 2024 Old Coast Road Bridge Fishing platform popular summer spot

The popular Old Coast Road Bridge Fishing Platform is reopened ready for the summer fishing and crabbing season.

Centenary Artwork Installation showcased at Carramar Park
Posted 23 January 2024 Centenary Artwork Installation showcased at Carramar Park

The Shire of Dardanup has permanently marked its 100th township birthday with a unique centenary artwork installation.

Reflect, respect, celebrate: Australia Day events
Posted 19 January 2024 Reflect, respect, celebrate: Australia Day events

The Shire of Dardanup invites residents to come together to reflect, respect, and celebrate by participating in one of the three local breakfast events on Australia Day, Friday, January 26.

Differential Rates Information Session on 24 January
Posted 18 January 2024 Differential Rates Information Session on 24 January

The Shire of Dardanup is hosting a Differential Rates Information Session on Wednesday, 24 January at 6.30pm at the Council Chambers. Find out more about Council's steps towards a fairer and more equitable rates system with the introduction of a new Differential Rates Method from 1 July 2024

Dardanup Waste Transfer Station closed until Friday
Posted 16 January 2024 Dardanup Waste Transfer Station closed until Friday

Due to a contained fire at the Banksia Road FOGO facility (Bunbury Harvey Regional Council) today, we want to inform you that the Shire will be closing its neighbouring Dardanup Waste Transfer Station and Recycling Centre tomorrow, as advised.

Ferguson Road remedial works start tomorrow
Posted 16 January 2024 Ferguson Road remedial works start tomorrow

The Shire of Dardanup will undertake remedial road works on Ferguson Road in Dardanup, starting tomorrow, Wednesday, 17 January.

Round 2 of Community and Event Grants now open
Posted 16 January 2024 Round 2 of Community and Event Grants now open

The Shire of Dardanup has opened Round 2 for the 2023/24 Community and Event Grants, which provide an opportunity for not-for-profit community groups and sporting clubs to secure financial support for their projects.

Summer Sounds is back with free live music
Posted 09 January 2024 Summer Sounds is back with free live music

Summer Sounds is back and touring parks in the Shire of Dardanup this January and February with free concerts throughout Eaton, Burekup and Dardanup.

Total Fire Ban for Monday, 8 January
Posted 08 January 2024 Total Fire Ban for Monday, 8 January

A Total Fire Ban has been declared for today, Monday, 8 January 2024 … do you know what that means for you?

Total Fire Ban for Wednesday, 3 January 2024
Posted 03 January 2024 Total Fire Ban for Wednesday, 3 January 2024

A Total Fire Ban has been declared for today, Wednesday, 3 January 2024 … do you know what that means for you?

Road closures lifted
Posted 22 December 2023 Road closures lifted

The Shire of Dardanup wishes to advise that the road closures previously in place in relation to the recent bushfire have now been lifted.

Emergency Evacuation Centre closed
Posted 21 December 2023 Emergency Evacuation Centre closed

The Emergency Evacuation Centre at the Eaton Recreation Center has been closed.

New rating strategy for fairer and more equitable rates
Posted 21 December 2023 New rating strategy for fairer and more equitable rates

The Shire of Dardanup is a taking significant step towards a fairer and more equitable rates system with the introduction of a new Differential Rates Method from 1 July 2024.

Total Fire Ban declared for today (Wednesday)
Posted 20 December 2023 Total Fire Ban declared for today (Wednesday)

A Total Fire Ban has been declared for today, Wednesday, 20 December 2023 … do you know what that means for you?

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