NEWS & EVENTS
Wylie polos now Available 30
Jul 2015
Wyalkatchem Polos now Available! These polos have the same logo has the recently released Wylie...
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Upcoming Local Elections 17
Jul 2015
Council Elections 17 October Wyalkatchem's Council Elections are fast approaching and...
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Council Policies now available online 01
Jul 2015
Council Polocies now Available on Shire Website Click HERE to see all of the Shire of...
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My Money My Life 18
May 2015
My Money My Life Targetting highschoolers and young adults this document created by the City of...
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WELCOME TO WYLIE

 

Wyalkatchem has many of the advantages of the city, while retaining its special small town feel - a caring community who work with Council to make our town that beaut place with the strange name.Wide spaces, magnificent night skies, no pollution, relaxed atmosphere - come and share with us the joys of living in or visiting Wyalkatchem.

 
 

Fire Permits/Burning Information
Prohibited Burning Period:
18 October 2014 to 7 February 2015

During this time all burning, including garden refuse, is prohibited during this period.
R
estricted Burning Period: 8 February 2015 to 22 March 2015
Between these dates permits may be required to burn
, please contact the Shire if you are unsure about the regulations.


WATER CORPORATION : IMPORTANT MESSAGE - BUSHFIRE SEASON
The Water Corporation is prepared for bushfire season however we cannot guarantee that water pressure or water supply will be maintained in the event of a bushfire.

  • The Water Corporation will always do all that they can to maintain supply however fire damaged infrastructure or a cut to power can result in a total loss of water.
  • If scheme water is available during a bushfire it is a bonus for property protection efforts, but it is not something that can be relied upon.
  • People who plan to stay and defend their property during a bushfire need to have their own independent water supply and pumping capability, and must not rely on the public water supply.
  • Full details about how to prepare for the bushfire season can be found on the DFES website.

 

Wyalkatchem Fire and Weather 

Fire Rating

Weather Situation

A weak cold front near the south coast will clear during the morning. A low pressure system is developing to the west of the State and will extend rain over southwestern parts during today and Friday, contracting east over the weekend as a new ridge of high pressure develops south of the State.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening, possibly severe with heavy rain which may lead to flash flooding. Light winds becoming northerly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending northeast to southeasterly in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 20.

UV Alert from 10:30 am to 2:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]