Lake Grace Shire is situated in the South-East of Western Australia and is one of the largest agricultural Shires in the State. It incorporates the communities of Lake Grace, Newdegate, Lake King, Varley and part of Pingaring, and has 1,361 people inhabiting its 11,890 km2.
With beautiful landscapes, great produce and welcoming communities, the Shire of Lake Grace is a must to visit.Read More
The Shire has a range of facilities available to hire for meetings, functions and events.Read More
A range of Information on responsible dog and cat ownership and registration informationRead More
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Our Community News provides the latest Shire information, stories and notices. View the latest edition here.Read More
As part of the approved work program, the Shire will be progressing sealing works over the coming weeks.
Holt Rock South Road is programmed for today (Friday) 10 March 2017, with reseals commencing in the following towns:
Varley starting on Saturday 11 March 2017;
Lake King starting on Sunday 12 March 2017;
Newdegate starting on Monday 13 March 2017; and,
Lake Grace starting on Monday 20 March 2017,
however, this is subject to weather conditions.
For further information please click here.
There has been increased publicity recently in regard to mosquito-borne diseases due to flooding throughout Western Australia.
People living or travelling throughout Western Australia do not need to change their travel plans, but should take extra precautions to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes
Neighbour Day - Sunday 26 March 2017.
Everyone is invited to Newdegate to share a sausage sizzle lunch and get to know all the neighbours in our towns. Come along and join in the activities.
The State Government’s decision to cut vehicle licence concessions for Local Governments will cost the sector up to an additional $10 million per annum. These cuts will affect all WA Local Governments, not just on their vehicle registrations each year but also on State stamp duty charges as vehicles are replaced over time.
Please see link below to the Campaign Commercial
Refer to link below for the WALGA Campaign Page
For further information please click here.
To check out the Blazeaid website click here www.blazeaid.com.au
The Annual Meeting of Electors of the Shire of Lake Grace will be held on Wednesday, 29 March 2017 at 7.00 pm in Council Chambers, 1 Bishop Street, Lake Grace.
Local land owners recently affected by erosion or storm damage to fencing may be applicable for funding relief.
Shire of Lake Grace has now completed the initial inspection of our road network. Users of our roads are asked to exercise caution on our road network as debris and water are still laying on many roads, and some useable roads have been subject to wash out on shoulders. Areas to the South of Newdegate are still subject to rising water.
Roads Currently Closed:
The Shire of Lake Grace is currently undertaking a review of its Strategic Community Plan 2013-2023.
The Strategic Community Plan provides a long term (10+ years) plan for the Shire, expressing the vision, aspirations and priorities of the community and is the Shire’s principal strategy document, influencing all other planning and decision making at the Shire. As an essential part of this review, we are seeking to maximise community input and invite members of the community to participate.
To help prepare your organisation and local residents for a power outage during bushfire season Western Power have developed a brochure and short checklist.
Please refer to the Shire of Lake Grace Harvest Ban Number 9487 7191 for up to date Harvesting & Vehicle Movement Bans, or email firstname.lastname@example.org with your mobile number if you would like to be placed on the SMS notification list for Harvesting & Vehicle Movement Bans.
|Burn Status||Date Period|
|Restricted Burning||19 September to 17 October (Permit Required)|
|Prohibited Burning||18 October to 31 January|
|Restricted Burning||1 February to 30 April (Permit Required)|
For all communities waste is collected every Monday.
Recycling collection is fortnightly and alternates between Newdegate & Lake Grace. Click here to view the recycling collection dates.
Please note: There is no recycling collection service for Lake King & Varley.
Monday & Wednesday 9am - 2pm
Saturday & Sunday 9am - 4pm
|Newdegate||Wednesday & Saturday 9am - 1pm|
|Lake King & Varley||Open every day|