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.


After the Fire, a DFES publication 

DFES information hotline.

For information in regards to the Lower Hotham Fire please call DFES on 133337
You will then be prompted to make further selections.
Please choose option 3 for Great Southern
Please then choose option 4 for Lower Hotham Fire. 
These options will then take you through to information in regards to the current warnings.

It has been advised for home owners being impacted by smoke and ash if possible to disconnect down pipes from house's and shed's that run into water tanks, this will hopefully ensure that ash does not contaminate water stored in tanks.

For fire information over the weekend please refer to DFES

For road closures over the weekend please refer to Main Roads 

In the case of emergencies please call 000