SoN Community and Sporting Organisations




Progress Associations

Bakers Hill

Lisa Giorgi

0407 756 114

Meets 2nd tues each month 7.30pm

Gary Williams

Julie Williams

0419 194 161


Michael Letch

Meeting 2nd mon each month

Terry Piper

Anne Letch

9574 1413

Grass Valley

Randle Beavis

0428 950 813

Meeting 2nd Mon each month 7pm

Phil Lloyd

Southern Brook

John Dwyer

Meeting as required AGM 2nd Thurs March

Paul Antonio

Kathy Saunders

0419 025 917/ 9622 3494

Spencers Brook

Dianne Creem

Meeting 3rd Thurs each month

Matthew Letch

0429 693 094


Jeanette Seagrim

0402 933 620

Meeting as required

Helen Hayward

Community Services

Avon Youth

Venessa Miler

9622 2612


Jackie Darby

9621 1055

Killara Day Care and Respite Centre

Nicole Hampton

9622 5765

Long Day Care

Leonie Yates

9622 5167

Meals on Wheels

Linda Bovell

9622 5195

Northam PCYC

James West

9622 2220

Northam State Emergency Service

0407 112 436

Share & Care Community Services Group

Carol Jones

9622 2828

Snake Removal

Ray Adams

0429 910 321

Uniting Community Care

Helen Lundy

9621 2829

Wheatbelt Community Legal Centre

Carol Hawkins

9622 5200

Sport, Recreation & Special Interest

Apex Club of Northam

Liam Connolly

0417 311 349

Australian Army Cadets

9622 3449

Avon Football Association

Alison Turnbull

9622 2225

Avon Hockey Association

Shelley Turner

0499 033 983

Avon Valley 10th Light Horse Memorial Troop

Phil Sullivan

9574 1185

Avon Valley Adult Riding Club


0499 030 177

Avon Valley Arts Society Inc

Cliff Simpson

0409 686 138

Avon Valley Community Development Foundation

Paul Tomlinson

9622 5400

Avon Valley Environmental Society

Peter Weatherley

9622 1453

Avon Valley Greyhound Racing

6350 4600

Avon Valley Showjumping & Pony Club

Angela herza

0428 225 821

Avon Valley Vintage Vehicle Association of WA

Silvia Bristow-Stagg

9622 5932

Avon Valley War-Gaming Association

Greg Bingham

0400 206 462

Bakers Hill Adult Riding Club

Patricia Meyland

9574 1349

Bakers Hill Golf Club

Peter Toovey

0417 929 156

Bakers Hill Junior Golf Club

Suzanne Waters

9574 1497

Bakers Hill Parents and Citizens Association

Julie Williams

9574 1180

Bakers Hill Recreation Pavilion - Bookings

Lisa Giorgi

9574 1274

Bakers Hill Spinners and Crafts

Irene Seskas

9574 1554

Bakers Hill Tennis Club

Gordon Ashman

9574 1524

Bakers Hill/Clackline Playgroup

Fiona O'Sullivan

0409 969 935

Bridgeley Community Centre

Shirley Smythe

9622 3981

Clackline Hall

Anne Letch

9574 1413

Clackline/Muresk Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade

Matthew MacQueen

0439 741 572

Doorntj Koorliny Art Group

Pat Rose-Smith

9621 2412

Earth Solutions Avon Valley

Belle Moore

0478 641 463

Elite Mixed Martial Arts

Tommy Keefe

0437 997 868

Grass Valley Cricket Club

Kit Byfield

0438 890 194

Grass Valley Volunteer Fire Brigade

Angus Cooke

9622 9525

Inkpen Volunteer Fire Brigade

Sim Kuiper

9573 1093

Irishtown Agricultural Hall Club

Ray Morgan

0417 956 287

Irishtown Volunteer Fire Brigade

James Tastsch

9623 2254/0400 537 142

Jennacubbine Country Women's Association

Mrs Y Lawrence

9622 3881

Lions Club - Northam Branch

Elma Rewell

0409 576 560

Nationals WA Avon Region Branch

Paul Brown

0413 779 969

Northam & Districts Gun Club Inc.

Carly Smith

0417 990 715

Northam & Districts Historical Society

Yvonne Lawrence

9622 3881

Northam & Districts Little Athletics

Kiara & Brett Willmott

0455 209 949

Northam & Districts Motorcycle Club

Robert Hughes

0408 275 315

Northam & Districts Swimming Club

Shirley Stephen

9622 7660

Northam Aero Club

Matt Bignell

0407 873 700

Northam Agricultural Society

Ryan O'Neil

0407 075 712

Northam Amateur Basketball Association

Ellie Press

0451 457 716

Northam Army Camp Heritage Association

Genoefa Budas

9622 2898

Northam Avon Descent Association

Jim Smith

9287 1877

Northam BMX Club

0427 476 444

Northam Bowling Club

John Brockman

9622 2002

Northam Chamber of Commerce

Sharon Luggett-Hassell

0427 472 729

Northam Christian Ministers Association

Neil Owers

9622 3981

Northam Country Club

Kristi Carter

9622 1050

Northam Cricket Association

Kitt Byfield

0438 890 194

Northam Embroiderers Guild

Lynda Burgess

9621 2767

Northam Federals Football Club

Phil Robinson

0417 977 157

Northam Girl Guides Association

Alison Turnbull

9622 2225

Northam Golf Club

Max Hubble

0407 957 874

Northam Group - Aust Breast Feeding Association

Tash James

9574 0543

Northam Harness Racing Club

Verna Freind

9574 1549

Northam Heritage Forum

0478 641 463

Northam Indoor Hockey Association

Ali Hince

9622 2438

Northam Junior Cricket Club

Ian Truscott

0427 000 659

Northam Junior Football Club

Ian Truscott

0427 000 659

Northam Lawn Tennis club

Julie Smith

9622 1920

Northam Men's Shed

David Doy

Northam Netball Association

Leanne Hunt

0407 310 402

Northam Over 60's Group

Bob Pages

9622 2346

Northam Photography Group

Jenny Utting

9621 1601

Northam Playgroup Association

Cindy Clements

0417 993 358

Northam Probus Club

Yvonne Lawrence

9622 3881

Northam Race Club

Nicole Bell

9622 7765

Northam Recreation Association

Leanne Hunt

0407 310 402

Northam Recreation Centre and Halls - Bookings

Christine Waters

9622 5153

Northam Regional Hospital Ladies Auxiliary

Kay Ruscoe

9622 2306

Northam Running Club

Michael Dymnicki

9622 1236

Northam Scout Group

Amanda Abbott

0409 206 607

Northam Senior Citizens Club

Barb Browning

0417 178 968

Northam Senior High School Bushranger Cadets

Richard Howard

9621 0000

Northam Springfield Football

Charmaine Schelfhout

0458 736 441

Northam Squash Club

Deanne Willis

0428 099 371

Northam Theatre Group

Anne Letch

9574 1413

Northam Toy Library

Tina Smith

0427 192 349

Northam Volunteer Fire & Rescue Service

9622 1071

Northam Welcomes Asylum Seekers

0404 574 247

Northam Women's Keep Fit Club

Bernice Sermon

9622 1798

Northam Workers Club

9622 1179

Railway Preservation Society

Jeffery Pollard

9621 1843

Railways Football Club

Rob Harris

0429 807 977

Riding for the Disabled - Carriage Driving

Paula Whittington

9574 1773

Rotary Club of Northam

Jan Horsley

0477 706 820

Rotary E Club

0408 802 490

RSL - Bakers Hill Sub-Branch

Lin Booth

0428 612 480

RSL - Northam Sub-Branch

Reg Stevens

9622 2819

SAFE - Saving Animals From Euthanasia

Freedom Bradbury

0409 000 259

Silver Wings Over 55's

Denise Giltrow

9574 0133

Sing Australia

Kay Ruscoe

9622 2306

Southern Brook Hall - Bookings

Kathy Saunders

9622 3494

Tidy Towns Sustainable Communities Committee

Gail Dodd

6467 5131

The Platinum Zone Dance Group

Wado Ryu Karate

Mic Gunn

0429 378 820

Wheatbelt Netball Region

Adele Simmons

9622 2424

Wheatbelt Regional Cricket Council

Wayde McClean

9646 4047

Wildcare Hotline 24 hr

9474 9055

Wundowie Affiliated Sports and Recreation Council

Terry Little

9573 6201

Wundowie Club

Patricia Roberts

9573 6209

Wundowie Football Club

Robert Grundy

9573 6375

Wundowie Golf Club

Alan Bradley

9572 3237

Wundowie Hall - Bookings

Kaye Towle

9573 6205

Wundowie Hills Warriors Netball Club

Kristy Hopkins

0428 581 078/9572 7005

Wundowie Hurricane Go Kart Club

Randle Beavis

0428 950 813

Wundowie Ladies Darts Association

Jill Beinhauer

9573 6375

Wundowie No Name Gang - Youth

Vai Seagrim

9573 5402

Wundowie St John's Ambulance Association

Carly Smith

0417 990 715

Wundowie Stay on Your Feet over 50's Exercise

Trish Eastwell

9572 7647

Wundowie Harmony Taekwondo

Caroline Legg

0479 016 048

Wundowie Swimming Club

Kristy Hopkins

9572 7005/0428 581 078

Wundowie Tennis Club

Vai Seagrim

9573 5402

Wundowie Volunteer Fire and Rescue Service

Trevor Sangston

0417 183 160




Main Roads are progressing with the works on the Avon Bridge on Newcastle Road. Works are currently on schedule for completion by the end of July 2017. Next week, demolition of the bridge deck will commence and it is likely there will be minor noise during the works. It is expected for the demolition of the bridge to continue for 3 weeks but not on ANZAC Day. 

Phone: 138 138 for any further information.


Please be advised that the following road closures will be in place between 6:00am and 8.00am and from 10.30am to Midday during the Anzac Day Parade.

Tuesday 25th April 2017 

  • Closure of Grey Street between Minson Avenue and Fitzgerald Street 
  • Closure of Firzgerald Street between Grey Street and Beavis Place 

The will be no access for traffic during this period. Please note that traffic Peel Terrace will not be affected.

Click Here for Map


The Shire of Northam wishes to advise that the restriction on burning  ceased on the 6th of April 2017 and it is now the Open Period for burning.

During this time residents are advised that a permit to burn is not required however caution needs to be taken to ensure any fire is controlled. If intending to light a fire, consider the current weather conditions and fuel load dryness before lighting your fire, to ensure you are confident of keeping it under control.

Note: Shire permission is required to burn Shire verges.

In addition property owners are requested to maintain their properties during the winter months to manage fuel loads for the 2017/18 fire season.

For more information on burning please visit our Fire Permits page or visit the DFES Bushfire Ready webpage.

For up to date information on current burns visit the Emergency WA website


Main Roads will be closing the Newcastle Road Bridge (Avon Bridge) in Northam on 7 December 2016 until approximately the end of July 2017.

Works will include a complete refurbishment of the bridge including widening the traffic lanes, a new footpath, upgrading the guardrail, replacing the bridge deck and strengthening the bridge which will include driving additional piles. During this time the bridge will be closed to both traffic and pedestrians.

It has been identified that the bridge has structural deficiencies so it is critical that the works are undertaken.

Closing the bridge will result in a shorter duration of works, improved quality and durability of the structure while ensuring public safety.

The public are asked to use alternative routes during the bridge closure and allow extra time for travel as delays may be experienced. For a map of alternative pedestrian routes Click Here .  For a map of alternative traffic routes Click Here

Craig Manton, Wheatbelt Regional Manager has stated “the upgrades will increase community safety and the overall lifespan of the structure, thus allowing the heavy haulage industry to continue utilising this important freight route in the Wheatbelt region.”

Heavy haulage vehicles accessing the mill will need to use the alternate route Click Here

The works will be managed by Main Roads Wheatbelt Region from its Northam office. Contact Main Roads on 138 138 for any further information.


The Shire of Northam will be conducting a hazard reduction burn on reserves vested to the Shire of Northam for a full list of burns please click the link below. This afternoon,  a prescribed burn will be conducted at the Old Quarry Road Landfill site and tomorrow, the 20th of April, a burn will be conducted at the old Motocross track on Mitchell Avenue, Northam.

Prescribed Burns

This Project is proudly funded as part of the National Bushfire Mitigation Program.


To ensure the ongoing safety and reliability of your electricity network, Western Power crews will be carrying out essential network improvements in Northam and a number of surrounding localities.

Click here for further information 


The Shire of Northam would like to inform you of upcoming road works in the following areas:

O'Neill Road, Grass Valley

Spencers Brook Road, Spencers Brook - in progress

Thomas Street, Spencers Brook.

Mitchell Avenue, Northam

Mount Ommanney Road, Northam - Asphalt works pending

Trimmer Road, Northam - In Progress

Chidlow / Hawes / Burgoyne intersection, Northam - Asphalt works pending

Coates Road, Wundowie - Under Assessment

Access will be limited during this time.  Please observe Traffic Management on site. Apologies for any inconvenience,


The Shire of Northam is pleased to announce a new round of grant funding developed to assist property owners within the Northam CBD in order to enhance the appearance of their buildings.

After Hours Emergency Contact

For Emergency events like fallen trees on roads and across driveways, call Engineering Works on 0419 910 319.

For emergencies involving animals, including stock posing threats on local government roads, call Ranger Services on 9622 7267.

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