Access and Inclusion Advisory Group Members

Cr Dean Strautins
Sandra Hawkins
Deputy Chair
Beth Brown
Ellen Walker
Cr Rob Coales
APM Communities
Maxima Joblink


Contact Us

Contact a Shire Officer with you suggestions or questions by phone, email or online form. 

View our contact details.

You can also share your ideas, suggestions and feedback as well as keep up with news and updates on the Access and Inclusion Advisory Group project page on Your Say SJ 

Your Say SJ

Meeting Dates

  • Thursday 23 September 2021
  • Thursday 22 July 2021
  • Thursday 27 May 2021
  • Thursday 18 March 2021
  • Thursday 21 January 2021
  • Thursday 12 November 2020

Join the Access and Inclusion Advisory Group 

Membership of the Access and Inclusion Advisory Group terms run inline with Ordinary Local Government Elections, the current membership will conclude with the elections in October 2021.

Nominations to join the Access and Inclusion Advisory Group are now open, you can find details on how to apply here

Applications close 5pm Friday, 8 October 2021. 

Disability Access and Inclusion Plan 2018-2022

You can access the Shire's Disability Access and Inclusion Plan 2018 - 2023 by clicking on the link below.

Access and Inclusion Plan 2018 - 2022 

You can also access the WA State Disability Strategy 2020-2030 and accompanying Action Plan on the links below. 

Strategy                                                                      Action Plan

If you would like to request the Shire's Plan in 'alternative formats' please email us or phone (08) 95261139.


The Shire is calling for expressions of interest (EOI) from residents and workers within the Shire who are interested in learning basic Auslan skills. Subject to interest, a series of free local sessions are to be offered. Priority will be given to those applicants who will continue to use these skills in their ongoing work or personal lives. 

Click the image below to download a copy of the EOI form, completed forms can be submitted to or in person to the Shire Administration.

Basic Auslan workshop flyer

The 2020/21 Disability Support Guide for Central & Western Australia is out now.

You can view a free online copy here or there are a small number of hard copy books available in the Shire Administration.

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