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Proposed Disposal of Land pursuant to the Local Government Act 1995 section 3.58(3)

Published on Wednesday, 22 May 2024 at 11:41:35 AM

The Shire of Northam gives notice of its intent to dispose of multiple hangar sites at the Northam Airfield by lease in accordance with the Local Government Act 1995 s.3.58(3).

The disposal price is as follows:

  • $5.50 per square, per annum metre for recreational hangers, and
  • $6.00 per square metre for commercial hangars, per annum

These fees are consistent with the rental rate set by Council on 20 July 2022.

The following leases expire on the 30 June 2024, and are set to be renewed by the current lease holders for a period of 10 years. 

Council is requesting feedback related to the below dispositions. 

The particulars of each hangar site are as follows:

 Hangar Site Number  Hangar Site Lessee  Type of Lease   Site Size (m2)
 Hangar Site 3  Geoff Longworth  Private use   180
 Hangar Sites 7 & 8  Richard Wiltshire  Private use  360
 Hangar Site 9   Sassy Productions  Commercial use  180
 Hangar Site 10  Hans Wenziker & Rob Darrington  Private use  180
 Hangar Site 23  Windward Adventures Pty Ltd  Commercial use   655.32
 Hangar Site 24 & 25  Northam Air Services Pty Ltd  Commercial use   1,661.16
 Hangar Site 26  Graeme King  Private use  914.4
 Hangar Site 29  Barbara McFarlane  Private use  853.44
 Hangar Site 32  Claude Meunier  Private use  780.28
 Hangar Site 33  Peter David Clements  Commercial use  457.2
 Hangar Site 35  Aerodrome Management Services Pty Ltd  Commercial use  457.2
 Hangar Site 37  Eagle Ultralights Pty Ltd  Private use  457.2

Submissions should be marked “Disposal of Multiple Hangar Sites - Shire of Northam Airfield” and addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Shire of Northam, PO Box 613, Northam, WA 6401 or emailed to [email protected].

Written submissions in relation to the proposed disposal must be lodged before 4.00pm, Monday 10 June 2024.