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    Welcome to the Shire of Tammin

Shire of Tammin


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.



Important Information

Shire of Tammin

Cancellation of November 2016 Ordinary Council Meeting.


 Local Government Act 1995

Notice is hereby given that the Shire of Tammin has cancelled the November Ordinary Council Meeting scheduled to be held on Tuesday 29th November 2016.

The next Ordinary Council Meeting will be held on  Tuesday 13th December 2016 commencing at 5:00pm at the Tammin Shire Council Chambers, 1 Donnan Street, Tammin.


Peter Naylor

Chief Executive Officer


16th November 2016


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