The Shire of Tammin covers an area of 1,087 km² and is bounded by the Shires of Kellerberrin, Quairading, Cunderdin and Wyalkatchem.
The Shire of Tammin, including the settlements of Bungulla and Yorkrakine, has a total population of 469. The community enjoys a Mediterranean type climate with weather ranging from 0°C in winter to 40°C plus during the summer.
The town is serviced by the Prospector train with the Railway Station in the centre of Tammin. The journey by rail from Perth takes two and a half hours; by bus about three hours.
Sporting facilities are provided to cater for most sports played in country towns.
Senior citizens are well catered for with ten, two bedroom units available in a village concept.
This community profile is a picture of the Shire of Tammin - its people, economy, environment, services and physical infrastructure. The profile gives people who are unfamiliar with the region an overview of the community, while giving people within the community information with which they can plan their future economic and social development.
Our council offers the following services
- Tourist Information Bay
- Public Library
- Aged Persons Facilities
- Landfill Site
- Private Works
- Dog Registration
- Vehicle Licences
- Photocopying And Faxing
Many community and sporting organisations look to funding bodies for support for projects and general equipment. The Shire of Tammin offers annual funding for local groups and sporting bodies and applications are called for in May of each year prior to the formation of councils budget. Successful applicants will be announced after the adoption of the budget
The Shire of Tammin also runs a Community Development Program to help fund local people who have been selected to represent the state or nation. For more information Click Here
Tammin is well served with communication facilities and have the following services:
- Standard telephone Service
- Broadband Service
- Next G Digital Mobile Service
- UHF CB Repeater Channel 1
We also have:
Next G Mobile Service
UHF CB Repeater