Latest News

A commercial opportunity at the Old Broome Lock-Up

Commercial opportunity at the Old Broome Lock-Up
Crocodile sighting at Town Beach

A 3.5-4m saltwater crocodile has been sighted at Town Beach on the morning of February 26.
Winning Shire of Broome contracts made easier

In an effort to increase opportunities and bolster the local economy, the Shire of Broome has launched a new platform to make it easier for the region’s businesses to win local government contracts.
Youth Advisory Council a voice for Broome's young people

Young people are being asked to put their names forward to join the Broome Youth Advisory Council, as the Shire seeks to get them more involved in the future of their town.
Streeter’s Jetty closed for refurbishment works

Broome’s iconic Streeter’s Jetty has been closed to public access, as a refurbishment project gets underway.

Upcoming Events

Tendering for Shire Contracts workshops
With the Shire of Broome revamping its procurement processes, workshops will be held for local businesses.
Over the Fence Comedy Film Festival 2020
The Over the Fence Comedy Film Festival is back for 2020 at the Broome Civic Centre - with laughs guaranteed!
Ordinary Meeting of Council
An Ordinary Meeting of Council is held on the fourth Thursday of each month starting at 5pm. Members of the community are invited to attend, and Public Question Time is held at the start of each meeting.
Beach 2 Bay Virtual Swim 2020
Have you ever wondered how far it would be to swim from Broome’s beautiful Cable Beach, around picturesque Gantheaume Point, finishing at the iconic Town Beach in Roebuck Bay? It's 20km - do it in the BRAC pool!
Broome sport - Strategic Planning Workshop
Have you wanted to plan your club's future but haven't had the time?Invite your committee along to this session and get started on developing a plan for your club this season.

Have My Say

Proposed Development for Public Comment - 50 Durack Crescent
Notice is hereby given that an application for a Residential Building has been received by the Shire and is available for public comment. The applicant ‘MADALAH’, seeks approval of a Residential Building at Lot 252 No.50 Durack Crescent, Broome. The Residential Building will be used as a supported living facility for short term residents while they are attending training courses in Broome. Copies of the proposal will be available for viewing at the Shire of Broome Administration Centre, Weld Street Broome during normal office hours (9:00 AM to 4:00 PM) up to and including Thursday 23rd January 2020. Please note this date has been extended.Submissions on the application may be made in writing and lodged to the Chief Executive Officer, PO Box 44 Broome WA 6725 or emailed to before 4.00pm on Thursday 23rd January 2020. Please note this date has been extended.