Our Shire

The Shire of Capel is situated in the shores of Geographe Bay approximately 180 kilometres south-west of Perth.  The Shire has an area of 554 square kilometres, extending from the 29 kilometres of pristine beach fronting onto Geographe Bay to the edge of the Darling Scarp. The Shire has a blend of rural countryside, rolling hills and wide-open spaces.  Popular beaches, rich Jarrah forests and the magnificent Tuart Forest National Park.