Shire of Toodyay

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Welcome to the Shire of Toodyay website.  This site has been designed to assist you with your enquiries regarding all aspects of the Shire's services, operations and procedures.  If you cannot find the information that you are seeking you may find it useful to use the search tool located at the top of the page.  

If you need any further assistance please do not hesitate to Contact Us.


WA SENIORS AWARDS 2016

Council on the Ageing WA (COTA WA), in partnership with the Department for Local Government and Communities, is delighted to announce the opening of nominations for the 2016 WA Seniors Awards.  The WA Seniors Awards will be presented at a gala ceremony on Sunday, 6 November 2016 at Crown Perth in the presence of Her Excellency the Honourable Kerry Sanderson AC, Governor of Western Australia.

COTA WA is keen to receive nominations of individuals, organisations or businesses committed to providing services for seniors and ensuring they are valued members of our community.  People who make nominations will go into a draw for a $500 travel voucher from Murray Street Flight Centre and each award winner will receive $1000.

Nominations close on Friday, 2 September 2016.

Further information can be downloaded from www.cotawa.org.au or by calling COTA WA on 9472 0104.


Avon Link cancellations from July 19 to September 8, 2016

Phase 2 of the track works in the Avon Valley between Moondyne and Jumperkine are scheduled to occur between October and December this year. It is anticipated that this will be the final stage for these track works.

These are the services in the middle of the day. The commuter services (06:30 am out of Northam and 5:50 pm out of Midland) will run as normal

As a result the following Avon Link services will be cancelled and operated by road coaches instead.

Tuesday

October 11, 18, 25

November 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

December 6, 18

 Cancel 8:15 am service Midland to Northam.

Cancel 10:00 am service Northam to Midland.

Cancel 2:00 pm service Midland to Northam.

Cancel 4:00 pm service Northam to Midland.

Thursday

October 13, 20, 27

November 3, 10, 17, 24

December 1, 8, 15

 Cancel 8:15 am service Midland to Northam.

Cancel 10:00 am service Northam to Midland.

Cancel 2:00 pm service Midland to Northam.

Cancel 4:00 pm service Northam to Midland.


Avon Valley Readers & Writers Festival

Friday 9 to Sunday 11 September 2016


Toodyay Race Day - Special Event Train

The following additional Avon Link Service will run on Saturday September 24, 2016 as part of the Toodyay Picnic Race Day Event.

No.7063 Midland to Northam

      Midland depart           1000 hours

      Toodyay arrive            1057 hours

      Toodyay depart           1100 hours

      Northam arrive            1120 hours

No.7066 Northam to Midland

      Northam depart           1700 hours

      Toodyay arrive             1720 hours

      Toodyay depart            1722 hours

      Midland arrive              1818 hours 


 STRATEGIC REVIEW OF BUSHFIRE POLICY

The Shire of Toodyay recently commissioned a comprehensive review of its activities relating to the provision of bushfire related infrastructure and related policy.

The resulting report ‘Strategic Review of Bushfire Policy’ was conducted by external consultants with the intention of providing an independent assessment.

At the request of Council this document is now being made public to assist resident’s understanding of the review and its outcomes.

Recommendations of the report are currently being assessed by relevant Officers and Council. 

Enquires relating to the report can be made to the Community Emergency Services Manager on 9574 2258.

Link: Strategic Review of Bushfire Policy 


WIN 35% OFF YOUR TRAIN TRAVEL FOR THE REST OF THE YEAR!

Simply drop your used AvonLink or MerredinLink ticket into the box (located in Mia Davies Office- Fitzgerald St, Northam) with your name, phone number and the name of your home town on the back for your chance to win a Smart Commuter card (value $60) to give you 35% off all TransWA train travel for the rest of the year!

AvonLink Smart Commuter 

FREE AVONLINK & MERREDINLINK SHUTTLE BUS SERVICE

Simply show your ticket on the bus.

The Shire of Northam will be trialling for a free shuttle service for people coming into Northam on the train. The following trains will have an allocated shuttle service taking patrons to the Northam Visitor Centre, Boulevard Shopping Centre, Railway Museum (first inbound train of the day only- dependent on the availability of museum volunteers), Northam Hospital, the Wheatbelt GP Super Clinic, and the Northam Swimming Pool among others. For the outbound train each afternoon, the trip will be done in reverse to collect people from these points and take them back to the station.

Further information - Free Shuttle Poster 

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Events

  • 18-09-2016 Toodyay Farmers Market Toodyay Farmers Market has adopted the following mission and objectives:  MISSION To create a space for local and regional people to sell, promote and advertise locally grown, produced and raised goods. To share knowledge and educate on .... Read More
  • 16-10-2016 Toodyay Farmers Market Toodyay Farmers Market has adopted the following mission and objectives:  MISSION To create a space for local and regional people to sell, promote and advertise locally grown, produced and raised goods. To share knowledge and educate on .... Read More