Shire of Toodyay

Welcome to the Shire of Toodyay website

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. 



2016 Quit Targa West - Road Closures

The following links show the proposed road closures with the Shire of Toodyay for the 2016 Quit Targa West Rally being held from 11 - 14 August 2016:

Coondle Highlands Stage

Coondle West Stage

Racecourse Stage

Toodyay Service park

Toodyay Stage




 If your Club has previously received this subsidy – the good news is that you can now re-apply……..

Sport and active recreation clubs have the chance to revitalise existing gear or purchase new sporting equipment with the opening of the latest round of the Community Sporting Club Equipment Subsidy Scheme.

With the 2nd round of 2015/16 now open until 13 May 2016 – all sporting and active recreation clubs can apply for $500 towards shared equipment through an online application process. 

The great news is that while this grant was previously a one-off payment, past recipients can now re-apply.

For more information on the funding scheme and the online application from – please visit this link






Up to 38,000 opportunities to make a difference…

We’re seeking up to 38,000 Census Field Officers to join our team and play a role in shaping the future of Australia. If you’re community minded, comfortable using a computer,
mobile or tablet device, are an Australian Citizen or have the legal right to work in Australia, then jump online and apply today.

A Census Field Officer’s duties may vary, depending on their assigned area. Job seekers from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Link: Census Poster

Link: WA Field Officer recruitment





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



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 


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


Mother's Day Picnic at Millard's pool in the Remnant Orchard 

see link below for more details......

Millard Pool Picnic



Public Comment Invited......

Draft - Age Friendly Community Plan

Please be advised that the Age Friendly Community Plan is now open for Public Comment.    The closing date for any submission is 6 May 2016.  

Written submissions are welcome and should be addressed to:

Chief Executive Officer – Shire of Toodyay
PO Box 96

Draft - Age Friendly Community Plan

Tidy Towns 2016

For over 50 years, Keep Australia Beautiful has been running the Tidy Towns Awards as a means of encouraging, motivating and celebrating the sustainability and community development achievements of rural and regional communities across Australia.

As the 2015 Australian Tidy Towns Overall Winner, Toodyay was the proud host of this year's awards, and we welcomed people from all over Australia to our town to hear Triabunna, Tasmania being announced as the Overall Winner for 2016.


Latest News

  • 15-03-2016 Open Invitation to the Residents of Chittering, Gingin & Toodyay A representative from Department of Premier and Cabinet will be presenting a community information session on the draft Perth and Peel Green Growth Plan for 3.5 million (PPGP) Read More
  • 15-02-2016 Funding available to rejuvenate Mortlock bushland For more information please contact Anika Dent on 9670 3104 Read More
  • 15-02-2016 Funding available for Red Card for Rabbits and Foxes participation For more information please contact Anika Dent on 9670 3104 Read More


  • 15-05-2016 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 .... Read more
  • 05-06-2016 Toodyay Fibre Festival Come along to the Toodyay Fibre Festival and see fibre displays of antique shearing, production of different fibres, through to the end results on the catwalk.Also lots of selling stalls, .... Read more