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Have your say on regional airfare prices and services and win!
Posted 29 July 2021 Have your say on regional airfare prices and services and win!

Transport WA are looking looking for regional residents to share their views on airfares and air services within WA. By completing the survey, Paraburdoo and Onslow residents have the chance to win a share of $1,500!

My Kitchen Rules contestants, Anna and Jordon Bruno, to cook up a storm
Posted 26 July 2021 My Kitchen Rules contestants, Anna and Jordon Bruno, to cook up a storm at Passion of the Pilbara 2021

An all-time favourite for families and foodies, the Culinary Showcase at this year’s Passion of the Pilbara is the festival’s tastiest experience

Shire of Ashburton calls for nominations for Onslow Art Selection Working
Posted 23 July 2021 Shire of Ashburton calls for nominations for Onslow Art Selection Working Group

The Shire of Ashburton is releasing an Expression of Interest calling for nominations from community members to form an Art Selection Working Group as part of the Onslow Water Tank Mural Project.

Road closures due to Staircase Street Festival
Posted 20 July 2021 Road closures due to Staircase Street Festival

Community members are advised and reminded that road closures will be in place on Saturday 24 July to accommodate the Staircase Street Festival.

Tom Price Skate Park Closed - Monday 19 July
Posted 16 July 2021 Tom Price Skate Park Closed - Monday 19 July

The Tom Price Skate Park will be closed on Monday 19 July until 2pm.

Passion of the Pilbara 2021 officially launches
Posted 12 July 2021 Passion of the Pilbara 2021 officially launches

Perth’s home-grown indie band and Triple J favourite, Birds of Tokyo, are set to slip into Onslow for this year’s Passion of the Pilbara festival.

Shire of Ashburton secures $30,000 funding for club development
Posted 09 July 2021 Shire of Ashburton secures $30,000 funding for club development

The Shire of Ashburton has successfully secured funding through the Every Club Targeted Round Grant Scheme.

Countdown is on with 100 days until local government elections!
Posted 08 July 2021 Countdown is on with 100 days until local government elections!

Local government elections are held every two years, with the next round on October 16, 2021.

Animal welfare information session
Posted 07 July 2021 Animal welfare information session

The Shire of Ashburton will host an information session to update the community on the upcoming free desexing campaign for pet owners in Onslow.

Old Onslow Cemetery restoration project receives prestigious accolade
Posted 02 July 2021 Old Onslow Cemetery restoration project receives prestigious accolade

The restoration of Old Onslow Cemetery was awarded last week by Master Builders Western Australia.

New Onslow Gym to open next week
Posted 30 June 2021 New Onslow Gym to open next week

Onslow’s newly created gymnasium will open to the public next week following a seven-month project to relocate and extend the existing gym facilities.

Fogging to commence in Onslow Thursday 1 July
Posted 30 June 2021 Fogging to commence in Onslow Thursday 1 July

From Thursday 1 July, fogging will be conducted at dusk and dawn for a period of 10 days, subject to weather conditions.

An enhanced welcome to Tom Price underway
Posted 24 June 2021 An enhanced welcome to Tom Price underway

Upgrade works to Tom Price Visitor Information Bay will get underway next week, as the Shire of Ashburton recently appointed local construction company, Byblos Constructions, to oversee the $838,000 project.

Brown Dog Tick Disease present in Ashburton
Posted 22 June 2021 Brown Dog Tick Disease present in Ashburton

The Shire of Ashburton has been advised that dogs from Tom Price, Paraburdoo and Onslow have presented with ehrlichiosis.

Onslow successfully powered by 100% renewable energy in trial
Posted 18 June 2021 Onslow successfully powered by 100% renewable energy in trial

Horizon Power has demonstrated the Onslow microgrid's full capacity after successfully powering the Pilbara town for a total of 80 minutes.

Shire of Ashburton launches free desexing campaign
Posted 16 June 2021 Shire of Ashburton launches free desexing campaign

The Shire of Ashburton is working with Karratha Vet Hospital to coordinate a free desexing campaign for pet owners in Onslow and Pannawonica.

Onslow Water Tank Mural Project moves forward
Posted 16 June 2021 Onslow Water Tank Mural Project moves forward

The Shire of Ashburton will continue the Onslow Water Tanks Mural Project following much discussion on the future of the project in recent weeks

Improved lighting at Tom Price Sports Ovals
Posted 15 June 2021 Improved lighting at Tom Price Sports Ovals

The Shire of Ashburton will be commencing works at both Minna Oval and Tom Price Softball Oval to install overhead lighting.

PHI International settle into residence at Onslow Airport
Posted 14 June 2021 PHI International settle into residence at Onslow Airport

The Shire of Ashburton is pleased to welcome PHI International to Onslow Airport.

Tom Price Skate Park upgrade update
Posted 11 June 2021 Tom Price Skate Park upgrade update

The next phase of the stage one upgrade to Tom Price Skate Park will get underway next week with the installation of the supporting column for shade sails.

One Tree Community Services Onslow Support Package
Posted 10 June 2021 One Tree Community Services Onslow Support Package

Onslow’s business community has come together to overcome a significant social and economic problem in the town - constraints on Onslow’s childcare capacity.

Road closure due to Onslow Staircase Street Festival
Posted 09 June 2021 Road closure due to Onslow Staircase Street Festival

Onslow Community members are advised and reminded that road closure will be in place on Saturday 26 June to accommodate the Staircase Street Festival.

Onslow’s WA Day Festival returns to celebrate the very best of Western
Posted 04 June 2021 Onslow’s WA Day Festival returns to celebrate the very best of Western Australia

The Shire of Ashburton will once again host the highly popular FREE WA Day Festival in Onslow in 2021, showcasing the very best of WA culture and all that makes our State great.

Notice of Irrigation Program Works in Onslow
Posted 02 June 2021 Notice of Irrigation Program Works in Onslow

Onslow community members are advised that irrigation works will commence next week from Thursday 10 June for a number of weeks.

Stage one of upgrade to Tom Price Skate Park to commence
Posted 26 May 2021 Stage one of upgrade to Tom Price Skate Park to commence

Tom Price community members are advised that stage one of the $950,000 upgrade to Tom Price Skate Park will commence from Monday 31 May 2021 and continue for a number of weeks.

Shire continuing to monitor mosquito activity
Posted 22 May 2021 Shire continuing to monitor mosquito activity

The Shire of Ashburton is continuing to monitor mosquitoes following reports of increased activity across all our towns. Onslow residents that we will implement fogging from Thursday 27 May, at dusk and dawn for a period of 10 days subject to favourable weather conditions.

Update on Tom Price projects following Pindan announcement
Posted 21 May 2021 Update on Tom Price projects following Pindan announcement

The Shire of Ashburton is disappointed with the recent announcement of Pindan’s placement into External Administration.

Paparazzi Dogs capture stairway to the moon
Posted 21 May 2021 Paparazzi Dogs capture stairway to the moon

Gillie and Marc’s Paparazzi Dogs, will now capture the daily sunrise and Stairway to the Moon along Onslow’s Front Beach.

Onslow Water Spray Park upgrade
Posted 20 May 2021 Onslow Water Spray Park upgrade

Onslow community members are advised that the Water Spray Park will remain closed as the Shire of Ashburton is proceeding with major upgrade works to the facility.

Neil and Judy Baker Shell Museum opens
Posted 19 May 2021 Neil and Judy Baker Shell Museum opens

Shire of Ashburton are thrilled that the Neil and Judy Baker Shell Museum opens this week in Onslow.

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