Welcome to the Shire of Corrigin

Shire Statistics

Shire Statistics
Area of Shire

3,095 sqkm

Area of Parks & Gardens

101 sqkm

Distance from Perth

234 km

Shire Revenue

$10,196,290

Population

1,063

No. of Rate Assessments

830.

No. of Dwellings

620.

Length of Roads

Sealed 405km, unsealed 767km.

Localities in Area

Corrigin, Bullaring, Bulyee, Bilbarin.

Local Industry

Farming (wheat, sheep etc) steel fabrication, Machinery Dealers and manufacturers, flour mill.

Library

2,800 books (in conjunction with the State Library) located at the Post Office in Walton St Corrigin

Education

Child Care, Pre-primary, Primary and District High School.

Health Care

Multi Purpose District Hospital with permanent care, Resident Doctor and Surgery, Visiting - Dentist, Chiropractor, Physiotherapist, Optometerist, Podiatrist, full time Pharmacy, Child Health Clinic.

Recreational & Leisure

The Corrigin Recreation Precinct, O'Shea Place,  is currently undergoing a massive transformation with the construction of the Corrigin Recreation and Events Centre.  This new multi-purpose sports and community facility will compliment the high quality sports fields located at the precinct. 

There is a 6ha fully reticulated grassed area, including football oval and separate hockey field with WAFL standard lighting on the football oval. There are also 4 netball courts and 2 basketball courts with lighting.

The community has a wide range of active sporting clubs including football, cricket, hockey, netball, basketball, tennis, 18 hole golf, lawn bowls, squash, swimming, pistol/rifle shooting and darts.

A refurbished 50m swimming pool with toddlers pool is also located next to the sporting precinct. The outdoor pools are complimented by a fully heated Hydrotherapy Pool, along with the modern changerooms and pool kiosk providing an excellent aquatic facility.

Utilities

Western Power (240v AC), Water Corporation (scheme water & sewerage), mobile phone & ADSL broadband,  cylinder gas (supplied locally) Waste –  waste transfer station with kerbside waste & recycling service in the Corrigin town site. 

Plant & Machinery The Shire operates a modern fleet of road building and earthmoving equipment as well as horticultural and civil works equipment. 
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