Welcome To The Shire Of Quairading

Quairading is less than two hours from Perth on the York-Merredin Road, and is serviced by major bitumen roads.

Quairading offers a variety of cultural, sporting and social activities at minimal cost.

Quairading was first recognised as an agricultural area in the early 1860's and developed as a rural centre for the ever expanding wheat and sheep industry.

Quairading is a farming community with a population of approximately 1,200, producing cereal and grain crops, wool, sheep, cattle and Rural Service Industries.

The district includes the localities of Quairading, Pantapin, Yoting, Badjaling, Dangin, South Caroling, Balkuling, Doodenanning & Wamenusking.

Shire Of Quairading

SHIRE AFTER HOURS CONTACT: For all after hours contact (including emergencies), please telephone 9645 1001. Your call will be diverted to a Staff Member / Message bank. Please do not telephone individual staff members.


Please be advised that in consultation with the Deputy Chief Bush Fire Control Officers, it has been determined that the Restricted Burning Period be reinstated for the Easter Period from Midnight Thursday 17th April 2014.

It is advised that there will be no Burning allowed on the following days: -
 Friday 18th April 2014
 Saturday 19th April 2014
 Sunday 20th April 2014
 Monday 21st April 2014
Open Burning Period recommences on Tuesday 22nd April 2014.

Bulk and Green Waste Verge Collection

Residents are advised that a Bulk and Green Waste Verge Collection will be held on Wednesday 23rd and Thursday 24th April 2014.

All refuse must out on / by Tuesday 22nd April ready for collection from 7.00am Wednesday. No Call Backs to those who don’t comply with this requirement.

Please note that Hard Rubbish / Green Waste Cuttings must be placed into separate piles and neatly placed on the Verge (not overhanging the roadway or footpaths).

Domestic Waste (Food Scraps, Nappies etc) must be placed in Green Bin, not included in Verge Pickup.


The Quairading Shire Council is pleased to announce the re-launch of their Bi-Monthly Newsletter. Please click here to view.


Does your cat need sterlilising? Do you have a Pensioner Concession Card, a Full-Time Student Card or a Health Care Card? If yes then you are entitled to a $50 voucher to help towards cat seterilsation cost.  Click here for more information.


Please click here to view the Community Flyer on the Local Government Advisory Board's decision on the Amalgamation Proposal.

Please click here to view a full copy of the Local Government Advisory Board Report.

Free Seedlings, Fencing & Baits in 2015

Landholders in the WA Wheatbelt now have the opportunity to expand native habitats on their properties through a coordinated revegetation, fencing and pest control project. Native seedlings, fencing and baits will be offered to eligible landholders wishing to protect and restore existing vegetation, create wildlife corridors to connect fragmented remnants and control invasive pest animals and weeds in these ecologically important areas.

Applications for the program are for work to be carried out in 2015.

 Applications close on Thursday, April 24th 2014.

Please click here to download the Expression of Interest form.


Please click here to view the Firebreak Order for 2013/2014.