The Shire of Broomehill-Tambellup is a progressive rural community located within the Great Southern Region of Western Australia. The region is predominantly a sheep and grain producing area with a growing interest in aquaculture, viticulture, horticulture and tourism. The Shire has a population of over 1,100 people and covers around 2,813 square kilometres.

The Shire has two townsites, Broomehill and Tambellup, that offer the advantages of rural lifestyle with the convenience of most essential services including recreation and leisure facilities plus government, health and education services.

This website contains vital information about our Council, the services and facilities we provide and key information about our Community.



The Road Ribbon for Road Safety campaign  (formerly the White Ribbons for Road Safety campaign) will commence on Sunday 16 November 2014, coinciding with the World Health Organisation's World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims, and run through until Monday 5 January 2015.

The Shire of Broomehill-Tambellup proudly supports Roadwise in this years campaign, and urges all drivers to take care and drive safely over the holiday period.

For more information on the Road Ribbon for Road Safety campaign, click here.



Bushfire season is here: do you have an independent water supply?

In developing your Bushfire Action Plan, you should give consideration to the availability of water should you plan to stay and defend. The Water Corporation advises that a water supply and pressure is not guaranteed in the event of a bushfire.  Click here for more information.



Local War Service Histories  - Are you seeking information on war service men and women who were either born in, or enlisted from, the Broomehill or Tambellup districts?

In addition to war memorials and honour boards located in our townships, the Shire now has copies of professionally researched war service histories available for public viewing, at the Broomehill Public Library and the Tambellup Community Resource Centre. The information relates to enlistments for WW1, WW2, Korean and Vietnam conflicts. This information is for personal use only unless prior consent has been obtained from the Shire of Broomehill-Tambellup.

Follow this link for a list of the war service men and women for whom there are war service histories



We are pleased to advise the Tambellup Independent Living Seniors Accommodation project, now known as 'Sandalwood Villas' has been completed.  The official opening was held on Friday 3 October, with Hon. Terry Waldron MLA performing the honours.

For more information please click here.

Why not check out the photos in the Gallery??


The Waste Transfer Stations are operating! - The new Waste Transfer Stations at the Broomehill and Tambellup Rubbish Tips are complete, and have become operational from 3rd July 2014. Follow this link for information about the new arrangements.


Community News  - For all the latest news check out our community newsletter The BT Times.