Welcome to the Shire of Kent

Rich in local history, tourist attractions, as well as fun & exciting events held throughout the year makes for a fascinating visit

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About our Shire

The Shire of Kent is located in the Great Southern of Western Australia approx 320Km from Perth, it is made up of two towns Nyabing & Pingrup. The Shire covers approximately 6,500 square Kms and is predominately an agricultural area with many Wheat & Sheep farmers.

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29 August 2019

LOCAL GOVERNMENT ORDINARY ELECTION

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS Shire of Kent An Ordinary Postal Election will be held on Saturday, 19 October 2019 please click the following link for further information Shire of Kent – …

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TELSTRA IS COMING TO TOWN!

Dear Community, Telstra is coming to town Telstra will be visiting Nyabing to meet with the community and talk about network upgrades and maximising your coverage across the Shire. WHEN:  …

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17 October 2019

Current Works at Pingrup Caravan Park

Installation of 2 Accommodation units at Pingrup Caravan Park plus camper’s kitchen modifications has commenced. Please note access to the camp kitchen will not be available until 26 October 2019. …

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Come & visit the
Shire of Kent

The Shire of Kent is located in the Great Southern of Western Australia approx 320Km from Perth.

It is made up of two towns, Nyabing (Approx Pop. 120) and Pingrup (Approx Pop. 80). It is predominately an agricultural area with many Wheat & Sheep farmers.

Both Nyabing & Pingrup are rich in local history, tourist attractions, as well as fun & exciting events held throughout the year it makes for a fascinating visit. Both communities are renowned as being close knit, friendly, crime free and family orientated. You’re almost guaranteed a friendly wave from one of the locals when visiting either of the towns.

Throughout this website you will find information of the History of the Shire of Kent, Council Information, Community Information, Meeting Agendas & Minutes, Community Directories and much more.

If there is further information you require on the Shire of Kent please call our office on (08) 9829 1051 and our friendly staff will assist.