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4 O'Clock Report- Harvey Reporter

Wed, 07 Sep 2011 11:56:01 WST by nadine, 11418692 views

Starting Tue, 20 Mar 2012

To download the latest 4 O'clock Report published in the Harvey Reporter click the link below.

4 o'clock Report 




Fri, 13 Apr 2012 16:27:43 WST by , 8784792 views

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Portugese Millipedes

Thu, 05 Apr 2012 11:36:51 WST by , 8907059 views

Click here for further information from the Department of Agriculture and Food

New Building Act 2011

Thu, 22 Mar 2012 16:15:02 WST by , 9090209 views

The new Building Act 2011 is effective from the 2nd April 2012. Click here to view the new forms, fees and guidelines.

Contact Person:
Building Department
Contact Phone:
9729 0331


Fri, 22 Jul 2011 08:48:33 WST by , 11737843 views


Contact Person:
Environmental Health Officer
Contact Phone:
9729 0332
Contact Email:


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Welcome to Shire of Harvey

Sat, 04 Jun 2011 13:59:49 WST by admin, 605640 views

A Breath of Fresh Air

This website is designed to assist the local community, businesses and visitors to the region. Encompassing an area of approximately 1,766 km2 and a growing population of 26,787 (ABS, June 2014) the Shire of Harvey is located in the South West region of Western Australia, a leisurely one and a half hours drive from Perth.

The Shire of Harvey’s main Administration Centre is located on Uduc Road, Harvey and a Sub Administration Office on Mulgara Street, Australind.

General information relating to Council services and projects can be found on this website, however, should you have any questions or feedback, please feel free to Contact the Shire.

Shire of Harvey Community Meetings

Tue, 12 Apr 2016 11:47:28 WST by nadine, 10626 views

The Shire of Harvey will once again be hosting its Annual Community Meetings around the Shire in 2016.  The dates and locations of the meetings are listed below:-







Harvey Recreation Centre

Wednesday, 13th April 2016



Leschenault Recreation Park Pavilion

Thursday, 14th April 2016



Myalup Community Hall

Monday, 18th April 2016


Yarloop / Cookernup

Cookernup Hall

Tuesday, 19th April 2016



Brunswick Town Hall

Wednesday, 20th April 2016



Local residents are encouraged to attend.


Last Years Agenda Items can be found below:

Attachments (click to download)
Harvey 2015 (17 KB)
PDF document, version 1.6, 101 downloads, uploaded on Tue, 12 Apr 2016
Australind 2015 (17 KB)
PDF document, version 1.6, 110 downloads, uploaded on Tue, 12 Apr 2016
Coastal 2015 (19 KB)
PDF document, version 1.6, 92 downloads, uploaded on Tue, 12 Apr 2016
Yarloop 2015 (16 KB)
PDF document, version 1.6, 113 downloads, uploaded on Tue, 12 Apr 2016
Brunswick 2015 (17 KB)
PDF document, version 1.6, 96 downloads, uploaded on Tue, 12 Apr 2016

Restricted Burning Period

Thu, 03 Mar 2016 14:22:10 WST by nadine, 32359 views




Notice is hereby given that the Restricted Burning Period for the WHOLE of the Shire of Harvey applies for the following period.


Permits can be applied for by contacting your local Fire Control Officer. For further information contact the Harvey Office on 97290350 or our web site,

If you have any questions regarding this matter please contact the Administrator Law and Safety Services, Mr. Tony Francis on 97290350 during normal working hours.



Bushfire Recovery Information

Tue, 02 Feb 2016 11:43:53 WST by nadine, 46410 views

For all the latest information regarding the Bushfire Recovery please click the picture below.

Budget Submissions- Now Open

Wed, 09 Mar 2016 12:35:12 WST by jeanettee, 30315 views


Please click here to find out more information and download the Application Forms.

Honours and Awards 2016- Now Open

Thu, 18 Feb 2016 10:20:40 WST by jeanettee, 38767 views


For more information on how to nominate an outstanding community member you know please click here.


Thu, 10 Mar 2016 13:14:29 WST by nadine, 29726 views



TENDER NO. T012016

The Shire of Harvey invites tenders from suitably qualified skilled and experienced contractors to carry out additions and renovations to the Australind Senior Citizens Building located in Mardo Avenue, Australind.

Obtaining Documents and Technical Information

Technical information can be obtained by contacting Mr Merv Stewart on 9729 0331 and tender documents can be obtained by emailing

Tenders shall be submitted to the Chief Executive Officer, either by mail to PO Box 500, Harvey WA 6220 or in person at Shire of Harvey  Administration Office at 102 Uduc Road, Harvey closing at 3pm Friday 1st April 2016 to be in a sealed envelope clearly marked “TENDER NO. T012016 – ADDITIONS AND RENOVATIONS TO AUSTRALIND SENIOR CITIZENS”. Electronic submissions or facsimiles will not be accepted.

Canvassing Councillors will automatically disqualify.

The highest tender or any tender may not necessarily be accepted.





Building Services relocating to Australind

Tue, 08 Dec 2015 08:32:20 WST by nadine, 81324 views


Shire Building Services

The Shire of Harvey advises the public and its stakeholders that the Shire’s Building Department will be moving to the newly refurbished Australind Administration Office, Mulgara Street as from Monday, 21st December 2015.

What does this mean for our customers?

Whilst building staff will be physically located at the Australind Office they will continue to be available by pre-arranged appointment at either the Australind or Harvey Offices and will continue to undertake site inspections where required.  Appointments can be made by contacting Council’s Building Department on 9729 0330.

The existing postal address, telephone numbers and email contacts will remain the same.

The timing of the change is designed to minimise disruption,  however the patience and understanding of the public is sought during the transition period.

Michael Parker

Chief Executive Officer


Regional Tourism Development Strategy

Tue, 22 Dec 2015 16:30:04 WST by rebeccar, 75945 views

The Shire is inviting comments from tourist operators and other key stakeholders on the draft Regional Tourism Development Strategy.


The draft Strategy consists of the following three documents:

Bunbury Wellington and Boyup Brook Regional Tourism Development Strategy 2015 - 2019

Summary Report

Regional Action Pan and Regional Marketing Plan


If you would like the make comment in the draft Strategy you can do so by:

1. Sending an email to with the title "Draft Regional Tourism Development Strategy" in the subject line; or

2. Sending a letter addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Shire of Harvey, PO Box 500, HARVEY  WA  6220.


The closing date for receipt of comments is 29th February 2016.

For enquiries contact Mr Patrick Quinlivan on 9729 0319 or

Attachments (click to download)
1 Bunbury Wellington Tourism Strategy (3 MB)
PDF document, version 1.5, 768 downloads, uploaded on Tue, 22 Dec 2015
2 Summary Report (2 MB)
PDF document, version 1.5, 765 downloads, uploaded on Tue, 22 Dec 2015
3 Regional Action Plan (6 MB)
PDF document, version 1.5, 698 downloads, uploaded on Tue, 22 Dec 2015

Strategic Community Plan Review

Wed, 16 Dec 2015 12:02:19 WST by nadine, 78993 views

Council at its meeting of 15th December 2015 endorsed its two yearly Desktop Review of its 2013 - 2023 Strategic Community Plan.  This is the main overall planning document of Council and this review provides an opportunity for members of the community to be updated on key indicators identified in the Plan.  The review also provides comments on the status of various actions identified in Council’s Corporate Business Plan. The “Action” references in the review document tie back to strategies in the Strategic Community Plan.

The Strategic Community Plan review is available for viewing below.  Council's Corporate Business Plan can be found at link.



Attachments (click to download)
Strategic Community Plan Review Adopted 15.12.15 (392 KB)
PDF document, version 1.5, 875 downloads, uploaded on Wed, 16 Dec 2015

Harvey War Memorial and Dedication Ceremony

Tue, 24 Mar 2015 11:52:11 WST by nadine, 152536 views

The new Harvey War Memorial was officially Dedicated on Sunday, 15th March 2015 at a Ceremony attended by more than 500 people.

The Dedication Ceremony was undertaken in time for the Memorial to be used for the 2015 Anzac Day Service which will mark the Centenary of the first landing of the ANZAC forces at Gallipoli.

Have you seen the new Memorial?  Why not pay a visit?  The site is lit at night and is quite something to see!


For an explanation of the design features and symbolism that have been included in the new Memorial, attached is the speech presented at the Dedication Ceremony by the Shire CEO, Michael Parker explaining these elements.

Please click here to view

Also attached is the ‘Prayer of Blessing and Dedication’ prepared  and delivered by Fr. Ian Johnson (Military Padre) at the Dedication Ceremony.

For more pictures of the dedication and the War Memorial please click the following link


Tue, 23 Jul 2013 09:51:47 WST by nadine, 309759 views

The Shire of Harvey's Kerbside Waste and Recycling collection contractor is Warren Blackwood Waste. Enquiries concerning missed services and bin maintenance, please contact Warren Blackwood Waste on Ph: 1800 049 193.

Please note that all bins should be out for collection before 6am on scheduled collection days.


Harvey Visitor Centre

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:11:43 WST by nadine, 199160 views

The Harvey Visitor Centre is located at 285 South Western Highway, Harvey and is a great resource for information on what is going on in and around the Shire of Harvey, tourist attractions and places to visit.  For further information follow the Link to the Harvey Visitor Centre website or phone them on 9729 1122.