Shire of Boddington


welcome to the Shire of Boddington

Nestled on the banks of the Hotham River is the township of Boddington. Located within easy reach of the metropolitan area, the Boddington Shire boasts rural living at its best with essential services close at hand.

However, don’t let its country-town charm fool you – Boddington offers singles, couples and families all the essential services they need to enjoy a more relaxed way of life without sacrificing on convenience. With established school, shops and recreational facilities, it’s easy to see why Boddington really is the best of both worlds.


Boddington Shire advises that the prohibited burning period is now to commence at midnight,  9 November 2015. 

No lighting of fires is permitted.


 If you would like to receive messages regarding SMS Harvest/Fire Ban please phone the Shire (08 0993 4999) with your details to be included on the list.


For access to Bushfire factsheets click on links below:

Bushfire Survival Plan

Leaving for a safer place

Prepare to actively defend


The Council are taking nominations for the Active Citizenship Awards, these close on the 27 Novmeber 2015 at 10am.

There are 3 categories for which you can nominate a person or group for noteworthy contributins during the year, or given outstanding service to the local communityover a number of years through active involvement.

1. Premier's Australia Day Active Citizenship Award

2. Premier's Australia Day Active Citizenship Award for a person under 25 years

3. Premier's Australia Day Active Citizenship Award for a community group or event

For more information and how to nominate click here 

 To visit the ADWA website and nominate follow the link below