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Notice of Meeting - Recruitment Panel Committee Meeting
Posted 12 December 2022 Notice of Meeting - Recruitment Panel Committee Meeting

Christmas Office Hours
Posted 12 December 2022 Christmas Office Hours

2022 Christmas Lights Competition
Posted 07 November 2022 2022 Christmas Lights Competition

REVIEW OF COUNCILLOR REPRESENTATION - 8 to 7 Council Members
Posted 25 October 2022 REVIEW OF COUNCILLOR REPRESENTATION - 8 to 7 Council Members

Discussion Paper

EVERY CLUB GRANT SCHEME - NOW OPEN 2022/2023 - 2024/2025
Posted 25 October 2022 EVERY CLUB GRANT SCHEME - NOW OPEN 2022/2023 - 2024/2025

EVERY CLUB GRANT SCHEME - NOW OPEN 2022/2023 - 2024/2025

SPORT & RECREACTION EVENT FUNDING PROGRAM - NOW OPEN
Posted 25 October 2022 SPORT & RECREACTION EVENT FUNDING PROGRAM - NOW OPEN

SPORT & RECREACTION EVENT FUNDING PROGRAM - NOW OPEN

YOUTH WEEK COMMUNITY GRANTS 2023 - APPLICATIONS OPEN
Posted 19 October 2022 YOUTH WEEK COMMUNITY GRANTS 2023 - APPLICATIONS OPEN

YOUTH WEEK COMMUNITY GRANTS 2023 - APPLICATIONS OPEN

2022 COMMUNITY AWARDS
Posted 17 October 2022 2022 COMMUNITY AWARDS

Do you know someone or a group who has made an outstanding contribution to our Community? The Shire of Wickepin Community Awards is an opportunity to share their stories and celebrate them. Nomination forms are available from the Shire Office or via our web page. Nominations close 4pm Friday 2 December 2022.

SENIORS CHRISTMAS PARTY
Posted 14 October 2022 SENIORS CHRISTMAS PARTY

The Shire of Wickepin is hosting its annual Seniors Christmas Party on Friday 2nd December 2022 11:30am - 3:00pm at the Wickepin Community Centre

PRE HARVEST CHECK IN BREAKFAST
Posted 06 October 2022 PRE HARVEST CHECK IN BREAKFAST

PRE HARVEST CHECK IN BREAKFAST The Shire of Wickepin would like to invite all Fire Control Officers, Brigade Members, Volunteers and those directly involved or affected by the Wheatbelt Fires to come along for breakfast and a chat! Tuesday 18th October 7am - 9am Wickepin Recreation Centre

SCHOOL HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES AT WICKY CRC
Posted 15 September 2022 SCHOOL HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES AT WICKY CRC

Looking for interesting projects for the kids to do this school holidays? Out of ideas? We have plenty of activities planned at the Wicky CRC - RSVP Essential Movie Tuesdays -                                 27th September 10:30am                                  &  4th October 10:30am    * $5 per child includes juice & popcorn Badge and Keyring Workshop -                              Thursday 29th September 10:30am  * $5 per child Make your own Lava Lamp and Playdough -                             Thursday 6th October 10:30am  *$5 per child

WICKEPIN COMMUNITY TELEPHONE BOOK 2022
Posted 15 September 2022 WICKEPIN COMMUNITY TELEPHONE BOOK 2022

Come in and pick up the latest Community Telephone Book for 2022 Available now from Wickepin Community Resource Centre for $10

WICKY PRE-HARVEST BASH  -  8TH OCTOBER
Posted 15 September 2022 WICKY PRE-HARVEST BASH - 8TH OCTOBER

Come along on the 8th October from 3pm at Wickepin Oval Enjoy a free day out with the family at the Wicky Pre-Harvest Bash!

Notice of Meeting - Recruitment Panel
Posted 13 September 2022 Notice of Meeting - Recruitment Panel

Notice is hereby given that a Meeting of Recruitment Panel will be held on Tuesday 20 September, 2022 in the Shire of Wickepin Council Chambers, 77 Wogolin Road, Wickepin commencing at 10.00am. The meeting will be a combination of in person and video conference. The purpose of the meeting will be to: · Consider applications received in the CEO recruitment process; · Determine suitable candidates for interview (if applicable) and determination of interview process and dates; · Endorse next steps in the CEO recruitment process.

OFFICE CLOSURE
Posted 13 September 2022 OFFICE CLOSURE

The Shire office will be closed from Thursday 22 September until Monday 26 September. Usual office hours will return Tuesday 27 September. Thank you for your understanding.

Notice of Meeting - Recruitment Panel
Posted 19 August 2022 Notice of Meeting - Recruitment Panel

Notice is hereby given that a Meeting of Recruitment Panel will be held on Tuesday 23 August, 2022 in the Shire of Wickepin Council Chambers, 77 Wogolin Road, Wickepin commencing at 3.00pm. The meeting will be a combination of in person and video conference. The purpose of the meeting will be to: · Recommence the CEO Recruitment Process · Adopt the CEO Position Advertisement · Adoption of Employment Package · Consider Position Description and Selection Criteria

Farming After Fire
Posted 29 March 2022 Farming After Fire

This Thursday, 31 March 8:00am - 12noon Morning Tea & Lunch Provided - see Details

Notice of special meeting of Council
Posted 11 March 2022 Notice of special meeting of Council

Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Council will be held on Monday, 14 March, 2022 in the Shire of Wickepin Council Chambers, 77 Wogolin road, Wickepin commencing at 3:00pm.

Thank You Theatre 180!
Posted 09 March 2022 Thank You Theatre 180!

A big THANK YOU to Theatre 180 who brought HMAS SYDNEY II: Lost and Found, to Wickepin, the first show of their regional tour! The audience was held captive as the three actors jumped into various characters to deliver this gripping story, which was expertly delivered.

Local Government Election 2021 Results
Posted 18 October 2021 Local Government Election 2021 Results

Local Government Election 2021 Results

Wickepin Winter Weekend
Posted 06 April 2021 Wickepin Winter Weekend

Wickepin Winter Weekend 25, 26 & 27 June 2021

2021 - WICKEPIN ANZAC DAY SERVICE
Posted 06 April 2021 2021 - WICKEPIN ANZAC DAY SERVICE

INGITE WICKY - COMMUNITY WORKSHOP
Posted 10 February 2021 INGITE WICKY - COMMUNITY WORKSHOP

Creating An Awesome Place For Everyone To Get Involved Wednesday 7 April 2021 @ 6pm Wickepin Community Centre

A.B. Facey's A Fortunate Life Production
Posted 29 January 2021 A.B. Facey's A Fortunate Life Production

Now showing in Wickepin!

2021 AUSTRALIA DAY BREAKFAST & COMMUNITY AWARDS
Posted 15 December 2020 2021 AUSTRALIA DAY BREAKFAST & COMMUNITY AWARDS

The 2021 Australia Day Breakfast and presentation of Community Awards was held at the Harrismith Golf Club on Tuesday 26 January 2021.

Christmas Lights Competition 2020 Winners
Posted 23 November 2020 Christmas Lights Competition 2020 Winners

1st - Green Family 2nd - Raylene Bransby & Eric Riley 3rd - Zen Mutton

Bush Fire Brigade Water Tank Funding Initiative
Posted 18 August 2020 Bush Fire Brigade Water Tank Funding Initiative

Through the State Government’s WA Recovery Plan, DFES was provided $2.0 million over two years (2020/21 & 2021/22) for the provision of water tanks at existing bush fire facilities (not funded through Emergency Services Levy (ESL) collections). The additional funding is intended for bush fire brigades (BFB’s) located in high bushfire risk areas that do not already have a water tank.

Community Sport & Recreation Phase 4 COVID Facts
Posted 02 July 2020 Community Sport & Recreation Phase 4 COVID Facts

Sport and active recreation plays an important role in community development, connectiveness, physical and mental health.  On 22 June 2020, the WA State Government announced further cautious easing of restrictions, by removing existing gathering limits and permitting unstaffed gyms to op[en, following the encouraging response to COVID-19 in WA. What does this mean for community sport and active recreation in WA?

COVID-19 RELIEF FUND
Posted 05 May 2020 COVID-19 RELIEF FUND

The State Government, through Lotterywest, is committing $159 million into a COVID-19 Relief Fund to respond to the hardship being experienced by the Western Australian community, as a result, the COVID-19 pandemic. The fund will comprise the following programs: • Crisis and Emergency Relief • Event Cancellation Relief for Arts, Sports and Community Groups • Resilient Arts, Sports and Community Groups Applications will be open from Friday 24 April - midnight Wednesday 13 May. If you feel your community group or sporting club fits the criteria for relief funding please contact Community Development Officer on 9888 1005 or email cdo@wickepin.wa.gov.au for further assistance.

COVID-19 Government Support
Posted 04 May 2020 COVID-19 Government Support

Both State and Federal Governments are providing support for individuals and small businesses and not-for-profit groups.

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