Please be advised that commencing on Monday 27 February 2017 and for a duration of four weeks there will be drainage improvement works carried out on the drain directly adjacent to Newman Drive between Mindarra Drive and Kurra Street Newman.


Australia's largest Shire is joining the biggest Mother's Day event in Australia when it hosts the inaugural Newman Mother's Day Classic on Sunday 14 May. The Shire of East Pilbara invites the community of Newman to take part in Australia's largest and most successful breast cancer research fundraiser. The annual Women in Super Mother's Day Classic (MDC) is celebrated in more than 100 locations all over the country.


The Department of Local Government and Communities has advised of an amendment to the Dog Regulations 2013 which could see dog owners eligible for a $150 refund as part of the Dog Amendment Regulations 2017.

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Held on the same day as the Annual Rottnest Channel Swim, this event covers the same distance (20km) in the Newman Aquatic Centre swimming pool.
Challenge yourself to swim it solo - or join a team.
Entry to the Aquatic Centre will be free for swimmers that have registered and any volunteers. This is a great community day with a free morning tea provided for swimmers and volunteers.


Join a community effort to master the 19.7KM Rottnest Channel Swim (held on the same day). 

As a community we will swim or walk a total of 788 laps! Open to all ages and abilities. 

Presented by Act-Belong-Commit, this is a light-hearted, family friendly community event. Presentations and celebrations will be held at the end of the swim with a free BQQ (around 1pm). 

Registrations are required - register at the pool now.


Councillors will be in attendance at the Newman Boulevard Shopping Centre on Saturday 11 March 2017, between the hours of 10:00am and 12:00 midday.
Members of the public are invited to come and meet their Councillors to discuss any enquiries or questions you may have.

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