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Permanent Extension to Retail Trading Hours Consultation

To provide certainty for all retailers and the wider community, Council wants to know what you think about permanent changes to retail trading hours during the summer and Easter holiday periods. So, we're asking you - Is there a need to change the current retail trading hours? Fill out the On Find out more

Proposed Local Law

Local laws support Acts of Parliament to govern community matters. Click though to see the latest draft Local Law open for feedback. Find out more

Community Christmas Pageant

Celebrate the Season with our annual Parade & Markets on Sunday 10th December. Click to find out all the details and how you can be involved in the parade and markets Find out more

Edge of the Bay '23

Free Annual Community Event ! Come along and bring the family. There will be: Live Music, Skate, Scoot & BMX Comp, Community Activities & Workshops, Pop Up Eatery, Market Stalls, Makers & Creators, and a Pop Up Bar! Find out more

Christmas 2023 – New Year 2024 Rubbish Bin Collection Dates

Rubbish bins will not be picked up on Christmas Day, Monday 25 December - click through below to find details for rubbish collection over the Christmas – New Years period, and don’t forget to give your Waste Disposal Officer a friendly wave and a thumbs-up for working over the holidays! Find out more

Town Tunes

It’s Back – Town Tunes Summer Series! Fantastic lunch time entertainment throughout December and January. Town Tunes is a 1hr session from 12pm-1pm, Wed-Fri, and 10.30-11.30 Saturdays at the Post Office Square. Find out more

Latest news

Time Capsule Catalogue Available!

The Time Capsule catalogue is now available, after being opened by former Esperance Meat Exporters Secretary David Smallwood in early November.

Council Advocacy - Housing

Housing is one of the many areas Council and the Shire advocate for our regional community

End Of Year Excitement

We've got another huge program of free events for everyone to enjoy!

Upcoming Events

02 December

Edge of the Bay

Edge of the Bay

03 December

Seniors Christmas Party

Seniors Christmas Party


10 December

Community Christmas Pageant

Community Christmas Pageant

The Community Christmas Pageant will take place at 4pm on Sunday 10 December, at the Esplanade (B

12 December

Agenda Briefing Session

Agenda Briefing Session

Agenda Briefing Sessions are held once a month on the third Tuesday, one week before the Ordinary

18 December

Town Tunes 2023-2024

Town Tunes 2023-2024

It’s Back – Town Tunes Summer Series!