Welcome to the Shire of Coolgardie
The Shire of Coolgardie encompasses an area of 30,400km2 and included the towns of Coolgardie, Kambalda, Widgiemooltha and Kurrawang. With the majority of the population residing between Coolgardie and Kambalda the Shires motto is ‘Two Hearts, One Soul’
Coolgardie was the first settlement of the WA Goldfields and bears the name ‘Mother of the Goldfields’. Many historic buildings remain and Coolgardie is a fantastic tourist destination
Kambalda is Australia’s original ‘Nickeltown’ with large deposits of Nickel being mined since 1966. Kambalda has much to offer visitors and residents alike.
Celebrated for the Gold and Nickel discoveries in Coolgardie and Kambalda, the mining industry plays an important role in our community with more than 20 companies operating throughout the Shire at the cutting edge of mining innovation, creating career opportunities for the entire community.
The Shire of Coolgardie will be selling the below properties. For details visit www.realestate.com.au
- 109 Shaw Street Coolgardie
- 113 Shaw Street Coolgardie
Should the owners fail to pay the outstanding rates in full by 21 February 2013, the below properties will be seized by the Shire under Section 6.65 of the Local Government Act 1995 and sold via public auction to recoup the outstanding rates.
- 45 King Street, Coolgardie - outstanding amount - $3941.44
- 70 Woodward Street, Coolgardie- outstanding amount - $13214.07
- 72 Woodward Street, Coolgardie- outstanding amount - $14010.96
- 52 Hopbush Street, Kambalda - outstanding amount - $4633.13
- 65 King Street, Coolgardie - outstanding amount - $3588.27
- 13 Gordon Adams Road, Kambalda - outstanding amount - $3892.23
Effective from 0900 hrs (9.00 am) Thursday 5 December 2013 the status of roads throughout the district of the Shire of Coolgardie are as follows:
Coolgardie North Road ........OPEN
Victoria Rocks Road..............OPEN
Binneringie Road .................. OPEN
Holland Track .......................OPEN - ReFER TO D.E.C.
Jaurdi Hills Road ................. OPEN
Lady Loch Rd ......................... OPEN
CarIns Road ........................... OPEN
For more information on road reports within the Shire of Coolgardie please contact The Shire on 9080 2111 or Main Roads on 9080 1400
Ladyloch Road will be closed on Thursday 12 December for linemarking. The Road will be closed after the MacPhersons turnoff and throughout the new intersection at Hunt Street. Local Traffic will only be allowed before the turnoff point. The Road is expected to reopen to all traffic by late afternoon.
Fire danger is extremely high. There is a total Fire Ban within the Shire of Coolgardie from November 2012 until April 2013.