COVID-19 related media

As a local government, the Shire of Ashburton is continuously following ongoing developments and concerns surrounding Coronavirus and we are considering its impact on our community.

We are taking all necessary measures to protect our community and to ensure we do what we can to lessen the impact of the virus on our region.

In times of pandemic it is our responsibility to provide community leadership, work in partnership with State and Territory Governments, to inform the public of planning, preparations, and response and recovery activities and ensure we continue to deliver essential services.

What does the easing of restrictions mean for Monday 18 May - 12 May 2020

Phase 2 easing of COVID-19 restrictions - 10 May 2020

COVID-19 restrictions expected to ease - 8 May 2020

Cautiously easing COVID-19 restrictions - Monday April 27 2020

Rio Tinto contribute additional $1 million to Ashburton COVID-19 relief package - Friday 24 April

Community invited to apply for COVID-19 financial relief - Wednesday April 22 2020

Ashburton Council endorse $1.5m COVID-19 relief package - Monday April 20 2020

Measures remain in place to reduce the spread of COVID-19 - Friday 17 April

Stay home for Easter - Thursday 9 April

Assistance to our community during COVID-19 pandemic - Wednesday 8 April

Shire of Ashburton Council to consider COVID-19 relief package - Thursday 2 April

Open during COVID-19 Business Directory - Thursday 2 April

Community update COVID-19 - Tuesday 31 March 2020

Playgrounds and skateparks closed effective immediately - 30 March 2020

Travel restrictions within the entire State of WA, effective from midnight on Tuesday 31 March 2020 - Mar 29 2020

Regional travel ban and camping in national parks and reserves - 28 March 2020

COVID-19 Closure notice - Customer Service - 27 March 2020

Non essential travel to be avoided at Onslow - 26 March 2020

Working with our community through COVID-19 - 26 March 2020

Shire of Ashburton facilities and services update - 23 March 2020

Important Coronavirus COVID-19 information update - 19 March 2020

Coronavirus video - Good Hygiene Starts Here - Department of Health

Guidance for events and community activities - updated 18 March 2020

Coronavirus video - Help Stop The Spread - Department of Health

Shire of Ashburton cancels upcoming community events - 16 March 2020

Help prevent the spread of infections and viruses - 5 March 2020


Last updated: 12 May 2020