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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3 July 2020

Change of July Council Meeting Date (Tuesday 22 July 2020)

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REQUEST FOR QUOTE: 20/21-07-01: Decommission and make safe underground petroleum storage tanks

CLICK HERE or on the below image to read the full Request for Quote  

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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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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.