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Airstrip

The Quairading Airstrip is located 300 metres East of the townsite, on the York Merredin Road.

Click here to view map and statistical information about the Airstrip

Council requests that the Council Office be contacted before use of the airstrip. Council does not allow 'touch and go's' on this airstrip, as many of our health facilities are located in line with the airstrip.

Contact the Council Office, between 8.30am to 5.00pm, on 08 9645 2400 for all information and requests to use the Airstrip.

Arthur Kelly Village

Quairading offers 8 self-contained units within the Arthur Kelly Village, situated toward the Eastern end of Town on Jennaberring Road. These units are occupied by Retirees who wish to live in smaller sized homes.

The units include kitchen, lounge/dining room, 1 bedroom and ensuite bathroom. The units also include reverse cycle air conditioning.

All enquires about these units should be made through the Shire Office on 08 9645 2400 between the hours of 8.30am to 5.00pm week days.

Cemeteries

The Quairading Cemetery is located 500 metres East of the Quairading Townsite on the York to Merredin Main Road.

The Doodenanning Cemetery is located off Geyer Street, Doodenanning (access off the Mawson Doodenanning Road).

The Management of the Cemetery has been transferred from the now dissolved Doodenanning Cemetery Board to the Shire of Quairading on the 9th May 2014.

The South Caroling Cemetery is located on Danign Mears Road.

The Management of the Cemetery has been transferred from the now dissolved South Caroling Cemetery Board to the Shire of Quairading on the 23rd October 2015.

For the Cemetery Index please click here.

Any questions in relation to either history or burials please telephone Council’s Administration Staff during Office Hours on (08) 9645 2400 for assistance.

Council Staff assist you with advice on:

  • location of existing graves
  • purchase of graves for burials
  • sinking of graves and re-openings
  • permission to erect headstones, monuments or kerbing
  • internment of ashes
  • grave reservations
  • niche reservations
  • plaques and vases

Other Cemeteries

One other Cemetery is located in the outlying areas: -

South Caroling Cemetery, Dangin – Mears Road (access at Dangin off the York – Merredin Road): Mr Geoff Stone (08) 9646 6224.

Community Building

The Community Building is located within the Greater Sports Ground Precinct, and abuts the Town Oval. The Facility is an ideal place to hold sporting functions, meetings and private gatherings. The Community Building contains reverse cycle air conditioning bar area, servery, large kitchen, toilets, changerooms tables and chairs. The building has a large carpeted area and a tiled area in front of bar and servery.

The Building is fitted with a modern Sound System for both Inside and Outside Use. Conditions and Fees apply to its use.

For bookings and more information, contact the Shire Office on 08 9645 2400 between the hours of 8.30am to 5.00pm week days.

Click here for a list of fees and charges.

Community Bus

The Quairading Community Bus is available for hire through the Shire Council. The maximum capacity for the Community Bus is 24 Adults plus the Driver or 32 Children (Year 5 / 10 year olds = 3 per double seat) plus the Driver. Bookings can be made by contacting the Shire Office on (08) 9645 2400.

Please click here for a list of fees and charges.

Please click here to download the Community Bus Hire Form.

Community Gym

The Quairading Community Gym is a community initiative that, with support from local council and funding from Lotterywest, the Shire of Quairading, CBH and Emerald Grain, was opened in November 2015.

The Quairading Community Gym (owned by the Shire of Quairading) is a not for profit venture with a focus on fitness for all. Housed in a shared, indoor facility the gym is open at times that suit the needs of the Quairading community.

Making use of the Cultural Arts Centre adjoining the Quairading CRC, we have found a temporary venue for a community gym with a view for a permanent, separate facility into the future. 

The Quairading Community Gym is managed by a Gym Committee and the Quairading CRC assist the committee in managing memberships and member queries during office hours.

Click here for ALL the info on the new Quairading Community Gym. 

Community Resource & Cultural Arts Centre

The Quairading Community Resource Centre and Cultural Arts Centre (QCRCAC) was Officially Opened on Friday 21ST October 2011.

The Quairading Community Resource Centre is based in the QCRCAC and manages all bookings for the Centre.

Click here to view the hire fees for the QCRCAC.

QCRC Staff 
Coordinator: Jill Hayes
Address: 1 Parker St Quairading WA 6383
Phone: (08) 9645 0096
The following Council Staff are based at the QCRCAC:
ENVIRONMENTAL PROJECT OFFICER
Contact: Jen Green (currently on maternity leave)
Po Box: PO Box 38 Quairading WA 6383
Phone: (08) 9645 1607
Mobile: 0447 898 995
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT OFFICER
Contact: Cheryl White
Po Box:  PO Box 38 Quairading WA 6383
Phone:  (08) 9645 0127
Mobile:  0427 450 127
The following Businesses / Agencies are also based at the QCRCAC:
RSM Australia
Contact: Robert Crombie
Po Box: PO Box 47 Quairading WA 6383
Phone: (08) 9645 1166

Greater Sports Ground

The Quairading Greater Sports Ground is situated on McLennan Street. This complex includes 3.5 hectares of Playing Fields plus Netball Courts, Basketball Courts, Tennis Courts and Bowling Club.

The Greater Sports Ground's Oval is able to cater for sporting fixtures such as Football, Hockey, Cricket and other miscellaneous events.

For all queries about the Greater Sports Ground, contact the Shire Office on 08 9645 2400 between the hours of 8.30am to 5.00pm week days.

Use of the Community Building and Changerooms by Prior Arrangement and Fees Apply.

Click here for fees and charges.

Library

The Quairading Library is located at Quairading Bookpost. 

Quairading  Bookpost

Quairading Bookpost Details
Address: Cnr Jennaberring Road & McLennan Street Quairading WA 6383
Phone: (08) 9645 1133
Fax: (08) 9645 1133
Email: quairading.bk.post@westnet.com.au
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm
Saturday 9am to 11am

Swimming Pool

The Quairading Memorial Swimming Pool is located on McLennan Street, just past the Greater Sportsground and Bowling Club. The pool season generally commences on the 1st of November and ends on the last weekend in March.

Swimming Pool Details
Pool Manager:  Alex Locke
Phone: (08) 9645 1222
POOL OPENING HOURS
Sunday 12 noon to 7.00pm
Monday 12 noon to 7.00pm
Tuesday CLOSED
Wednesday 12 noon to 7.00pm
Thursday 12 noon to 7.00pm
Friday 12 noon to 7.00pm
Saturday 12 noon to 7.00pm

Exceptions

On days where the temperature reaches or exceeds 38 degrees celsius, the Pool may remain open until 8.00 pm.

Note: the Quairading Aquatic Club will have exclusive use of the Swimming Pool on Thursday (after School) for Swimming Club and when Swimming Carnivals are hosted in Quairading.

Click here for fees and charges.

Town Hall

The Shire Hall is located next to the Shire Office, on Jennaberring Road. The Hall contains 3 areas; Main Hall; Lesser Hall and Foyer. The building is fitted with large hall area (with two badminton courts) and smaller lesser hall, stage and changerooms, large kitchen, servery, toilets and ticket box. This large Hall with reverse cycle air conditioning is ideal for large events, conferences, formal dinners or occasions and stage productions. Tables and chairs are also available within the hall. Modern Audio Visual Equipment is available. Conditions of Hire and Fees apply.

The Shire Hall is able to hold up to approximately 420 people.

  • Main Hall Capacity – 290 people
  • Lesser Hall – 130 people

For bookings and more information, contact the Shire Office on 08 9645 2400 between the hours of 8.30am to 5.00pm week days.

Click here to download the Town Hall Hire Form.

Click here  for a list of fees and charges.

Youth Centre

The Youth Centre is located opposite the school on the corner of Cubbine Road and Murphy Street. For more information please contact our Youth Services Officer, Michelle Ninyette via the Shire of Quairading on (08) 9645 2400 or email shire@quairading.wa.gov.au.