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Stratham in the Future

Do you want to have a say on what is missing in Stratham and what is required in the future?

Then you need to attend the Stratham Community Forum on Tuesday 28th March 2017 at the Capel Golf Club commencing at 7.00pm.

Shire staff will present feedback from the strategic community plan forum held at the Golf Club in December 2016, outline Council’s future plans for Stratham and surrounding areas in regards to roads and community facilities and how the community can submit requests for budget consideration.

Discussion will also be held on the possible formation of a Stratham Community Association.

A light supper and drinks will be provided at the conclusion.



Reconstruction of Bridge Street

The Shire of Capel allocated funding for the reconstruction of a portion of Bridge Street this financial year, 2016/17.

‘BCP Contractors’ have been engaged by the Shire of Capel to undertake these works.

Works are proposed to commence on the 20th March 2017 and to be completed by the 7th April 2017. The works will include reconstructing a portion of Bridge Street on the Western side of South Western Highway to provide new kerbing, road surface and footpath connections, (please see attached sketch for location of works).

These works will require that this section of road will often be closed to traffic for the duration of the project. Car parking at the General Store will be accessible at all times from South Western Highway.

If you have any concerns or queries regarding the timing or the scope of works please do not hesitate to contact Colin Campbell on 97270222, or email at



Footpath Construction – Hornibrook Road, Dalyellup

As part of the Shire of Capel 2016/17 works program, a new concrete shared use path is scheduled for construction on the eastern side of Hornibrook Rd between Samrose Rd and Norton Promenade.

The construction is programmed to commence on Tuesday 7 March 2017 with completion expected by 22 March 2017.

During the works, traffic management will be in place with Hornibrook Road closed to through traffic at times to enhance safety for workers and residents during the construction.

Local Traffic access will be maintained for road users wishing to access residences on Hornibrook Road.

Road users are urged to slow down when approaching the area, obey all signs and show courtesy to other road users.

For further information please contact Andrew Coulson, Shire of Capel on 97270222.

Greenwaste & Hardwaste Collection Dates 2017

Please see below the Greenwaste and Hardwaste collection dates for 2017.

Greenwaste Monday 3 April – Friday 7 April 2017
Hardwaste Monday 17 July – Friday 28 July 2017

All waste must be placed on the verge prior to 7.00am Monday on the week of collection.

Please note that the contractor will only check your kerb once.