Media Releases

Food and wine trail targets growing tourism market
Posted June 12, 2019 Food and wine trail targets growing tourism market

The City of Wanneroo has collaborated with the Shire of Chittering and Tourism WA to launch a trail map to celebrate local farm gate and fresh produce experiences.

Sunshine, Mess and Mud at Wear Ya Wellies!
Posted June 7, 2019 Sunshine, Mess and Mud at Wear Ya Wellies!

Around 7,500 people made their way to Bindoon on Sunday 26 May to immerse themselves in a day full of muddy, messy, slippery, sensory challenging, outdoor unstructured play.

Proposed Bindoon Mountain Bike Survey
Posted April 11, 2019 Proposed Bindoon Mountain Bike Survey

Calling all mountain bike and outdoor adventure enthusiasts; sport, recreation and tourism industry representatives; product and service suppliers; consumers; and the community!

Shire of Chittering Appoints new CEO, Mr Matthew Gilfellon
Posted March 29, 2019 Shire of Chittering Appoints new CEO, Mr Matthew Gilfellon

Shire President, Cr Gordon Houston is pleased to announce that following its consideration of candidates from a well qualified, competent, and experienced field of applicants, the Shire of Chittering Council voted unanimously at a Special a Meeting last night to appoint Mr Matthew Gilfellon as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective 01 July 2019.

Federal Government Commit $70M to Roads of Strategic Importance Initiative
Posted March 28, 2019 Federal Government Commit $70M to Roads of Strategic Importance Initiative

Wednesday 27th March saw an announcement of the Federal Government’s $70 million commitment through the Roads of Strategic Importance (ROSI) initiative for the Wheatbelt Secondary Freight Route (WSFR).

Hon Christian Porter, Federal Member for Pearce, Officially Launches the Muchea Industrial Park Investment Prospectus
Posted February 8, 2019 Hon Christian Porter, Federal Member for Pearce, Officially Launches the Muchea Industrial Park Investment Prospectus

The Shire of Chittering with funding from the Australian Government’s Building Better Regions Fund has today launched the Muchea Industrial Park Investment Prospectus.

2018 Race in your Rates Prize Winners
Posted November 20, 2018 2018 Race in your Rates Prize Winners

All Shire of Chittering Ratepayers who paid their rates and charges in full by Wednesday, 29 August 2018 were automatically entered into the Rates Incentive Prize Draw.

Call for the community to nominate mobile black spots
Posted November 20, 2018 Call for the community to nominate mobile black spots

Round 4 of the Black Spot Program was announced in June this year with the Federal Government investing $25 million to eliminate further mobile black spots in regional Australia.

A Taste of Chittering 2018
Posted November 19, 2018 A Taste of Chittering 2018

A Taste of Chittering 2018

Chittering Goes Muddy Mad
Posted October 26, 2018 Chittering Goes Muddy Mad

A Responsible, Future Focused Budget
Posted July 20, 2018 A Responsible, Future Focused Budget

The Shire of Chittering’s 2018/19 Budget was adopted by Council at its Ordinary Council Meeting on 19 July 2018.

WA Plastic Bag Ban
Posted June 22, 2018 WA Plastic Bag Ban

From 1 July 2018, the supply of lightweight plastic bags will be banned in Western Australia, bringing WA into line with other Australian states including South Australia, Tasmania, the Northern Territory and Australian Capital Territory, who already have similar bans in place.

Change of Date and Venue for the Chittering Bushfire Advisory Committee meeting
Posted June 6, 2018 Change of Date and Venue for the Chittering Bushfire Advisory Committee meeting

The Shire of Chittering hereby advises the change of date for the Chittering Bushfire Advisory Committee from Tuesday, 12 June 2017 to Tuesday, 10 July 2018.

2018 Banners in the Terrace Competion Winner
Posted April 20, 2018 2018 Banners in the Terrace Competion Winner

Congratulations to local student Quinn Zillessen for submitting the winning Chittering banner design!

Australia Day Awards 2018
Posted January 29, 2018 Australia Day Awards 2018

Australia Day Awards 2018

Adoption of Local Law - Repeal Local Law 2017
Posted July 21, 2017 Adoption of Local Law - Repeal Local Law 2017

Pursuant to sections 3.12(6) and 3.12(1) of the Local Government Act 1995, the Council of the Shire of Chittering advises that the following local law was gazetted on 7 July 2017 and will come into operation on 21 July 2017.

Adoption of Local Law - Health Local Law 2017
Posted February 15, 2017 Adoption of Local Law - Health Local Law 2017

The Shire of Chittering resolved at the Ordinary Meeting of Council held on 15 February 2017 to adopt the Shire of Chittering Health Local Law 2017.

Adoption of Local Law - Waste Local Law 2017
Posted February 15, 2017 Adoption of Local Law - Waste Local Law 2017

The Shire of Chittering resolved at the Ordinary Council Meeting held on 15 February 2017 to adopt the Shire of Chittering Waste Local Law 2017.

Adoption of Local Law - Cats Amendment Local Law 2016
Posted August 17, 2016 Adoption of Local Law - Cats Amendment Local Law 2016

The Shire of Chittering resolved at the Ordinary Council Meeting held on 17 August 2016 to adopt the Cats Amendment Local Law 2016.

Adoption of Local Law - Cats Local Law 2015
Posted October 28, 2015 Adoption of Local Law - Cats Local Law 2015

The Shire of Chittering has resolved to adopt the Cats Local Law 2015 at its meeting held on 28 October 2015.

Adoption of Local Law - Extractive Industries Local Law 2014
Posted September 17, 2014 Adoption of Local Law - Extractive Industries Local Law 2014

Council at its meeting held on 17 September 2014 resolved to adopt the Shire of Chittering Extractive Industries Local Law 2014.

Adoption of Local Law - Local Government (Council Meetings) Local Law 2014
Posted May 21, 2014 Adoption of Local Law - Local Government (Council Meetings) Local Law 2014

Council at its meeting held on 21 May 2014 resolved to make the Shire of Chittering Local Government (Council Meetings) Local Law 2014.

Adoption of Local Law - Bush Fire Brigades Local Law 2012
Posted December 19, 2012 Adoption of Local Law - Bush Fire Brigades Local Law 2012

The Shire of Chittering has resolved to adopt the Bush Fire Brigades Local Law at its Ordinary Meeting on 19 December 2012.

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