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 5,634 square Kms and is predominately an agricultural area with many Wheat & Sheep farmers.

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7 April 2021

Public Notice For Special Council Meeting Date

Public Notice For Special Council Meeting Date Thursday 8 April 2021 Commencing at 8am Local Government Act 1995 (As Amended) – section 5.25(g) Local Government (Administration) Regulations 1996 – regulation …

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10 March 2021


The Shire of Kent would like to advise that the Council Audit Committee Meeting will be held in Council Chambers at the Shire Administration Office, 24-26 Richmond Street, Nyabing, on …

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18 December 2019

Regional Trails Master Plan – Public Comment Now Open

GREAT SOUTHERN REGIONAL TRAILS MASTER PLAN – OPEN FOR PUBLIC COMMENT The Shire of Kent  is pleased to advise that the Great Southern Regional Trails Master Plan (RTMP) is now …

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