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Council urges residents to COME home now, and requests non-residents to
Posted 24 March 2020 Council urges residents to COME home now, and requests non-residents to GO home

The best place to ride out this crazy time is close to your home. We absolutely want locals to come home, but are requesting all non-locals to go home. Council is United in this position and is taking this drastic step solely for the wellbeing of our Community.

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.

Cancellation ANZAC Day Service
Posted 17 March 2020 Cancellation ANZAC Day Service

The Shire of Exmouth is notifying that Exmouth ANZAC Day 2020 is cancelled due to concerns regarding the spread of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus).

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.

Nominations now open 2020 Community Volunteer and Sporting Awards
Posted 13 March 2020 Nominations now open 2020 Community Volunteer and Sporting Awards

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.

Expressions of Interest for Ningaloo Tourism Advisory Group
Posted 16 January 2020 Expressions of Interest for Ningaloo Tourism Advisory Group

The Shire of Exmouth is seeking EOIs to establish the NTAG - so get involved and take the chance to develop the Ningaloo Region further.

Abandoned Vehicles for sale by Public Offer
Posted 14 January 2020 Abandoned Vehicles for sale by Public Offer

The vehicles are unregistered and in an un-roadworthy condition. Vehicles are available for inspection by prior arrangement.

Cancellation Aqua Run Fun Day 08.01.2020
Posted 08 January 2020 Cancellation Aqua Run Fun Day 08.01.2020

Cancellation: Wednesdays, 08.01.2020 only

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

Waste Site Amnesty for 'Residential General Waste' & 'Metal Scraps'
Posted 02 December 2019 Waste Site Amnesty for 'Residential General Waste' & 'Metal Scraps'

The amnesty will run over two consecutive Saturdays being 7th and 14th December 2019 to assure all residents can prepare accordingly for cyclone season.

December Ordinary Council Meeting
Posted 02 December 2019 December Ordinary Council Meeting

Please be advised the December Ordinary Council Meeting will be held on the 19 December 2019 commencing at 4.00 pm in the Mandu Mandu Function Centre at the Ningaloo Centre.

Closure Bundegi Boat Ramp
Posted 28 November 2019 Closure Bundegi Boat Ramp

The Bundegi Boat Ramp will be closed on the 5th December 2019 from 06.00 AM – 06.30 PM.

Closure Krait Street Park
Posted 28 November 2019 Closure Krait Street Park

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.

2019/20 budget adopted
Posted 26 July 2019 2019/20 budget adopted

The Exmouth Shire Council has delivered a financially responsible budget that will see increased spending on footpaths, waste and recycling, community engagement projects and boat ramp facilities. Shire President Matthew Niikkula said that the 2019/20 Shire of Exmouth budget reflected the expectations laid out by the community in the 2018 Community Perceptions Survey.

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