Advice of Shire Works – February 2019

The Shire of Donnybrook-Balingup advises that the following works are in progress or programmed to commence in the near future.  Please note all works are subject to weather conditions, therefore dates may change.

UPPER CAPEL ROAD, KIRUP – Road reconstruct, widen and seal SLK 24.5 to SLK 26.5. Works to be completed early February 2019.

TREVENA ROAD, QUEENWOOD – Bridge Construction. Works will continue throughout February on the construction of the bridge and approach roads

SOUTH WESTERN HIGHWAY, BALINGUP (MAIN BUSINESS AREA) – Footpath Repairs. Works are scheduled to commence mid February 2019.

STEERE STREET, BALINGUP – Kerbing, Drainage and Asphalt Overlay works. Works are scheduled to be completed by mid February 2019.

ALLNUTT STREET, DONNYBROOK – Kerbing, Drainage and Asphalt Overlay works. Works are scheduled to commence mid February 2019.

Hours of operation are normally between 7.00 am and 5.00 pm, Monday to Friday.  Works will be clearly signed and you are requested to exercise due care when travelling near or through these areas.  Delays are expected to be minimal. 

Should you have any further enquiries, please contact Council’s Works & Services Department on 9780 4209.

Benjamin (Ben) Rose
Chief Executive Officer

Quotes Invited – Kirup Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade Shed Extension

RFQ 209

Shire of Donnybrook – Balingup


Quotes are invited for the construction of the Kirup Volunteer Bushfire Brigade (VBFB) Shed Extension.

Full documentation can be obtained by contacting Leigh Guthridge on PH: 08 9780 4206 or via email or by collecting from the Donnybrook- Balingup Shire Office, cnr Bentley and Collins Streets, Donnybrook during office hours.

Quotes are to be submitted via email to

Quotes close at 4.00pm (WST) on Friday 25th January 2019.


Ben Rose

Chief Executive Officer


PO Box 94

Donnybrook  WA  6239


Unsealed Roads Upgrade Prioritisation Model

The Shire of Donnybrook-Balingup is seeking public comment regarding a prioritisation model which will be used to prioritise unsealed roads for upgrading (sealing).

Details of the prioritisation model can be found through the following link:

Comments are invited and must be submitted in writing to the Shire of Donnybrook Balingup, PO Box 94, Donnybrook WA 6239, or e-mail to prior to Friday 22 February 2019.

Benjamin (Ben) Rose
Chief Executive Officer

Notice of Special Council Meeting – 21 January 2019

The Shire of Donnybrook Balingup gives notice that a Special Council Meeting is scheduled for Monday, 21 January 2019 commencing at 5.00pm. The purpose of the meeting is to endorse the recommendations made by the Audit Committee at the meeting on 21 December 2018 and to receive the 2017/18 Annual Report.

The meeting will be held in the Shire of Donnybrook Balingup Council Chamber, Collins Street, Donnybrook, and is open for the public to attend.

Damien Morgan
A/Chief Executive Officer

Annual General Meeting of Electors

The Annual General Meeting of Electors will be held in the Council Chamber, Collins Street, Donnybrook on Thursday, 31 January 2019, commencing at 6.00pm.

Copies of the Annual Report for the year ended 30 June 2018 are expected to be made available to the public after 21 January 2019 and can be collected from the Shire Office during normal office hours or viewed on the Shire website

Damien Morgan
A/ Chief Executive Officer