Welcome to the Shire of Woodanilling

We invite you to explore our website and hope that it will provide you with an insight to the many exciting things to see and do in Woodanilling.

The townsite of Woodanilling is situated on the Great Southern Highway, 252 kms from Perth. It can be reached by road from Perth via the Albany Highway and is a comfortable 2.5 hour drive from the city centre.

The Woodanilling Shire Office is open from 9am to 4:30pm Monday to Friday. Financial transactions close at 4pm. For afterhour emergencies please visit our Staff Contacts page.


Restricted Burning Period extended to 29 April 2014


Restricted Burning Period is in place until 29 April 2014. This has been extended from the 15 April 2014 so please contact your FCO before burning as permits are required during this time. Please contact your Local Fire Control Officer.




The shire office and depot will be closed from Friday 18 April to Friday 25 April 2014. Re-opening on Monday 28 April 2013.

The Woodanilling Shire Councillors and Staff wish everyone a very enjoyable and safe Easter break.

For emergencies please contact:

Ranger: 0488 231 589

CEO:  0427 097 364

Works Supervisor: 0438 929 706


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