Shire of Boddington

39 Bannister Rd Boddington
WA 6390
22 502 664 685
08 9883 4999
9883 8347

Suburbs and Localities

Boddington 6390; Crossman 6390; Marradong 6390; Quindanning 6391;Ranford 6390.

Significant Local Events

Australia Day 26 January; Summer by the River in summer and autumn; Quindanning Picnic Races - Easter Saturday; Field of Quilts - last weekend in September; Rodeo, Friday Night Festival and Arts & Crafts exhibition - first weekend in November.

Ordinary Council Meeting

Meets third Thursday of every month at 5:30pm.

Tourist Attractions

Boddington is home to the recently developed Hotham Park, which features an adventure playground, skate park and pump track overlooking the Hotham River, alongside the Caravan Park.  The town is home to the world's longest overland cable -driven conveyor belt and is a significant stopover enroute the Hotham Way and Fawcett Trail tourist drives. Boddington is also an emerging sculpture town, featuring a walking and drive trail.

Local Industries

A relatively young town, Boddington was gazetted in 1912 and today is centred on bauxite and gold mining, sheep and cattle farming, agriculture, as well as timber, pine and bluegum plantatations. 
Council Statistics for 20202021
Distance
to Perth (km)
123 123
Area
(sq km)
2K 1901
Sealed Roads
Length (km)
126 126
Unsealed Roads
Length (km)
145 145
Population 2K 1844
Number of Electors 1K 1191
Number of Dwellings 572 572
Rates Levied
Total ($)
5m 4780000
Revenue
Total ($)
7m 7355755
Number of Employees 38 38
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