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    Welcome to the Shire of Tammin

Shire of Tammin

Welcome

Tammin is located 184km east of Perth on the Great Eastern Highway. The Shire of Tammin covers an area of 1,087 km² and is bounded by the Shires of Kellerberrin, Quairading, Cunderdin and Wyalkatchem.

The Shire of Tammin, including the settlements of Bungulla and Yorkrakine, has a total population of 400. The economy of the Shire is primarily agriculture based.

The community enjoys a Mediterranean type climate with weather ranging from 0°C in winter to 40°C plus during the summer. The average yearly rainfall is 370mm, which mainly falls in winter.

There is a constant flow of vehicles passing through the town along the Great Eastern Highway. There is a 24 hour service station and supermarket to assist travellers and locals alike.

The town is serviced by the Prospector train with the Railway Station in the centre of Tammin. The journey by rail from Perth takes two and a half hours; by bus about three hours.

Sporting facilities are provided to cater for most sports played in country towns.

Industries are encouraged to establish in the area.

Senior citizens are well catered for with ten, two bedroom units available in a village concept.

Latest News

  • Residential Verge Waste Collection

    25th September - 29th September 2017.
    Junk, Whitegoods, Metals, Green Waste and Car Bodies can be collected.
    Flyers are available at the Shire Administration Office or Post Office.

    Collection material may be placed up to fourteen (14) days prior to the scheduled start date for your specific area. Material presented prior to fourteen (14) days will not be collected due to non-compliance with collection conditions, and may result in an infringement notice being issued in accordance with the Litter Act 1979.
    Maximum penalty for an individual: $5000.

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  • EXPRESSION OF INTEREST | SUBSIDISED Seedlings | Fencing | Pest Control in 2018

    Native seedlings, fencing and assistance for pest control may be offered to eligible landholders wishing to protect and restore existing vegetation, create wildlife corridors to connect fragmented remnants and control invasive pest animals in 2018.

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