395 Fitzgerald St Northam
WA 6401
42 826 617 380
(08) 9622 6100
(08) 9622 1910

Suburbs and Localities

Northam 6401, Clackline 6564, Jennapullin 6401, Meenar 6401, Wundowie 6560, Spencers Brook 6401, Muluckine 6401, Malabaine 6401, Bakers Hill 6562, Muresk 6401, Woottating 6562, Burlong 6401, Grass Valley 6403, Southern Brook 6401, Mokine 6401, Katrine 6401.

Significant Local Events

FEB Vintage Swap Meet
APR Northam Motorsport Festival
AUG Avon Descent & Avon River Festival
SEP Northam Agricultural Show
OCT Wundowie Iron Festival
DEC Christmas on Fitzgerald
Monthly Farmers Markets & Lions Markets

Further information can be obtained from Northam Visitor Centre (08) 9622 2100 or by viewing Council's events calendar available on the Shire of Northam website or on the Visit Northam Facebook Page.

Ordinary Council Meeting

Meets third Wednesday of each month. Further information regarding Council's meeting can be obtained from Ms Alysha McCall on (08) 9622 6100.

Tourist Attractions

Bilya Koordt Boodya - Centre for Nyoongar Culture & Environmental Knowledge (Interpretive Centre), Northam Visitor Centre; Various town guided and self-guided tours & trails; suspension bridge; White swans; Historic buildings; Historic B&B's and pubs; Old Railway Station Museum; Numerous walking trails including Kep Track; Mt Ommanney Lookout; Ballooning;Recreational Aviation. Further information can be obtained from Northam Visitor Centre (08) 9622 2100.

Local Industries

Regional Business Centre; Tourism; Grain; Sheep; Cattle; Abattoirs; Foundry; Agricultural Services; Flour Mill; Hard Rock Quarrying; Light Industrial; Health and Aged Care Services; Tertiary Education.
Council Statistics for 2019 2020
Distance
to Perth (km)
96 96
Area
(sq km)
1K 1443
Sealed Roads
Length (km)
564 564
Unsealed Roads
Length (km)
290 290
Population 11K 11112
Number of Electors 6K 6218
Number of Dwellings 5K 4631
Rates Levied
Total ($)
10m 10440668
Revenue
Total ($)
22m 22281828
Number of Employees 117 117