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.

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shire of boddington - bush fire notice information

Council has approved the 2018/19 Fire Access Track Order. Please refer to the link below.

Please refer to the Fire Access Track Order 2018-2019 for further information:

Fire Access Track has the same meaning as Fire Break in the Bush Fires Act 1954.

Fire Access Tracks are spaces that can provide vehicle and pedestrian access in the case of fire. They shall be maintained, cleared of all flammable material for the purpose of fire control and in a trafficable condition. These areas shall be 2.5 metres wide as a minimum and have a 4.0 metre vertical clearance.

Infringements can apply if found to be non- compliant. 


Restricted Burning

2 November 2018 to 14 December 2018 inclusive

and from 15 March 2019 to 26 April 2019 inclusive

Prohibited Burning

15 December 2018 to 14 March 2019 inclusive


Remember these dates are subject to seasonal change within the Shire.

Please click on this link for the 2017- 2018 Bush Fire Notice brochure

Please click on this link to view further important fire safety advice