Welcome to the Shire of Katanning
The Shire of Katanning is centrally located in the 'heart' of the Great Southern. It offers the advantages of a rural lifestyle, with the convenience of easy access to the cities of Perth, Albany and Bunbury. While the area is essentially agricultural, the town is a regional centre with access to a range of recreation and leisure facilities, government, health and education services, as well as a diverse retail and business district.
The townsite is situated on the Great Southern Hwy, with the main entrance framed by the picturesque and adventurous All Ages Playground and the pioneer inspired 'heart park'.
Shire Office Opening Hours
Monday - Friday 9:00 - 5:00pm
Please Note the licensing Department Closes at 4:30pm
Council Meeting Minutes & Agendas
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School Holiday Program 2013
Monday 22nd April - Soccer Night @ Katanning Leisure Centre from 7:00 - 10:00pm, FREE entry, live music, food and drink for sale
Tuesday 23rd April - Open Mic Night @ Katanning Town Hall from 7:00 - 10:00pm, $4 entry includes 1 free drink.
Wednesday 1st May - Supa Slam in the Ram @ Katanning Leisure Centre from 7:00 - 10:00pm, FREE entry, Live Music, Food and drinks on sale.
Community Financial Assistance Program 2013
The Community Financial Assistance Program (CFAP) provides funding support of up to and over $5000 each, to enable Katanning community based organisations to develop projects that increase participation and benefit the community.Each application will be assessed against the following criteria:
Does the project meet a community need?
Does the project benefit a sufficiently broad or diverse target group?
Does the organization have the capacity to undertake and manage the project?
Does the application represent value for money?
Collaborative community wide projects are encouraged
A copy of the CFAP Guidelines and Application Form can be emailed to you. Please contact Abbey on email@example.com
Applications are to be received no later than 5pm Friday 28 June 2013, and to be addressed to: Ms Juaini Taylor, Community & Youth Development Coordinator, Shire of Katanning, PO Box 130, KATANNING WA 6317.
Further enquiries about the CFAP should be directed to Mr Sam Davis or Ms Juaini Taylor on 98219 999.
Hardwaste (Junk) Collectin 2013
The Shire of Katanning is providing one hardwaste collection for residential properties that currently receive a rubbish (or bin) service. This is all residential properties within the townsite. The hardwaste collection will commence 2 April 2013.
The town has been split into three areas, as rubbish bins are collected. If your rubbish bin is normally collected on a Monday, your collection will commence 2 April, for Tuesday collections; 8 April and for Wednesday collections; 15 April.
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Community Plan 2013 - 2013
The Katanning Comunity Plan was endorsed by Council at the Ordinary Council meeting held on 27 February 2013. To download the Plan click on the following link Community Plan 2013 - 2023
Community Risk Assessment Survey
The Local Emergency Management Committee are conducting a risk assessment of all emergencies which may occur within the Shire of Katanning.
Part of the Risk Assessment process is that the community members are asked to provide feedback on emergencies that may impact the area.
Please take 5 minutes of your time to complete the attached questionaire and return it to the shire office by 29th March 2013 so the committee can correlate feedback.
This will assist emergency services in better preparing for emergencies and assist agencies in support of community expectations.
If you have any questions please contact:
Community Emergency Services Manager
Mobile - 0417 071 567
Regional Development Minister Brendon Grylls has announced almost $80 million in Royalties for Regions funding for Western Australia's nine SuperTowns. The Minister's announcement can be viewed through the Department of Regional Development SuperTowns page.
Katanning will receive $8.9 million in Royalties for Regions funding for two projects that have been shaped by extensive community consultation. Read more about SuperTown Katanning and the projects that will now go ahead.
Please find the SuperTowns Growth Plan Here
If you wish to contact Katanning's SuperTowns team please email email@example.com
A Royalties for Regions Initiatives www.rdl.wa.gov.au/supertowns
Annual Report 2011/12
A copy of the Annual Report can be obtained by contacting the Shire administration office or by clicking the link below:
2020 Strategic Plan
PLAN TWENTY TWENTY - The Strategic Plan for the Shire of Katanning 2010 - 2020
Click on link Download Plan Twenty Twenty