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Community Resilience Scorecard Survey
Posted 01 July 2020 Community Resilience Scorecard Survey

What do you need from Local Government as we recover from COVID-19? The Shire of Exmouth is participating in a MARKYT Community Resilience Scorecard survey with the aim of mapping community resilience, local government performance, and community needs in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic.

UPDATE: Proposed Scheme Amendment No.1-  Learmonth Pipeline Fabrication
Posted 29 June 2020 UPDATE: Proposed Scheme Amendment No.1- Learmonth Pipeline Fabrication Facility

Amendment Bush Fire Brigades Local Law 2020
Posted 25 June 2020 Amendment Bush Fire Brigades Local Law 2020

Notice is hereby given that the Shire of Exmouth has prepared the abovementioned local law for application. The purpose of the proposed Shire of Exmouth Bush Fire Brigades Local Law is to make provisions about the running and control of Bushfire Brigades in the Shire of Exmouth reflective of the Memorandum of Understanding with the Department of Fire and Emergency Services. Submissions are invited and must be received by the Shire by 10 August 2020

Exmouth's iconic and much-loved crustacean is back
Posted 09 June 2020 Exmouth's iconic and much-loved crustacean is back

Exmouth’s Big Prawn is back in as new condition it’s from Cyclone Season induced break Created by local Exmouth resident Mr Brian Paskins and revived by local artist Georgia Raymond-Vine

Shire of Exmouth Response and Stimulus Packages
Posted 04 May 2020 Shire of Exmouth Response and Stimulus Packages

The Shire of Exmouth Council has endorsed a series of financial support and relief measures to be made available at a special Council Meeting.

Dingo monitoring continues in Exmouth
Posted 23 April 2020 Dingo monitoring continues in Exmouth

• Shire of Exmouth CEO Cameron Woods is assuring community and visitors that the Shire is continuously monitoring Dingo activity. • The Shire will maintain additional efforts and encourages sightings and encounters to be reported directly to the Shire.

COVID-19: Rethink your holiday
Posted 23 March 2020 COVID-19: Rethink your holiday

For the safety and well-being of our community, Council is requesting that any tourists and visitors planning to visit Exmouth over the next couple of months re-think their need to travel. With the implementation of new restrictions and arrival requirements to travel to Western Australia from other Australian States and Territories it is time for tourists and visitors alike to rethink their holidays in the Ningaloo Region.

Coronavirus Update and Advice
Posted 16 March 2020 Coronavirus Update and Advice

The Shire of Exmouth is aware that the wider community has concerns and questions in relation to the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) – and wants to provide an update on the situation locally. We will communicate any updates from the State and Federal Health Departments as they are received and relevant.

Tantabiddi Taskforce - Redevelopment of Boat Launching Facility Ningaloo
Posted 06 February 2020 Tantabiddi Taskforce - Redevelopment of Boat Launching Facility Ningaloo Reef

The Shire of Exmouth has recently engaged Synergies Economic Consulting to study the economic and social benefits the Tantabiddi boat launching facility brings to the local, regional and national economy.

Importance of Employing and Training Local Youth
Posted 04 February 2020 Importance of Employing and Training Local Youth

In 2019, the Shire of Exmouth was successful in receiving a Regional Traineeship Program Grant with the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) and is actively working to improve employment opportunities for local youth by working closely with the Exmouth District High School and encouraging the employment of year 12 graduates within the local government.

Affordable airfare program between Perth and Exmouth extended
Posted 23 December 2019 Affordable airfare program between Perth and Exmouth extended

Shire of Exmouth funding supports local sport and community groups
Posted 08 November 2019 Shire of Exmouth funding supports local sport and community groups

SUMMARY:Three local organisations will share funding to enhance the sustainability and vitality of our not-for-profit sector and support local volunteersThe next round of Community and Sporting Grants will open in February 2020.

Exmouth Coastal Reserves Under Pressure!
Posted 17 September 2019 Exmouth Coastal Reserves Under Pressure!

The Shire of Exmouth is working with the Department of Biodiversity Conservation and Attractions (DBCA) and other agencies to implement a strategy to reduce pressure on coastal assets after one of the busiest tourist seasons in recent memory.

Minderoo Foundation Research Centre will help Exmouth flourish
Posted 17 September 2019 Minderoo Foundation Research Centre will help Exmouth flourish

The Shire of Exmouth has signalled its intention to rent the Ningaloo Centre’s research facilities to the Minderoo Foundation’s Flourishing Oceans research initiative following more than 12 months of negotiation.

Exmouth Freemasons take on the can recycling challenge
Posted 27 August 2019 Exmouth Freemasons take on the can recycling challenge

The Shire of Exmouth has entered into a memorandum of understanding that will see the Exmouth Freemasons take over the community can recycling program.

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