March 2020 News

Augusta Festivals The 2020 Augusta River Festival held last weekend was again, a great success. These events bring a huge sense of positive community spirit with the inclusion of all age and interest groups and showcase our vibrant town and environs. showcasing our...

February News

Happy New Year to you all The December/January period has seen an increase in visitors to our town, helped enormously by near perfect weather conditions.  Business owners in the town have reported a positive December/January and new businesses have been happy with...

December News

Christmas is nearly upon us again and while we are all thinking about time with family and friends, gifts, food and menus it’s time to please think local!The Chamber are again running the BUY LOCAL Christmas Campaign and retail Christmas window display. We have...

November News

We held our AGM on Friday 18th at the Augusta Hotel in the form of a networking/information evening. We welcomed Carol Wall from The Colourpatch along with their builder Geoff Longwood, who both gave a very informative overview of the project, with video footage (see...

October News – 2019 Council Elections

With our local Shire Councillor Mike Smart retiring from his position after 10 or so years, Augusta will miss the wonderful representation we have enjoyed over that period. Mike has fought hard for the interests of Augusta and surrounds and kept the Augusta Chamber of...

August News

The Chamber hosted a sundowner on Friday the 9th August at the Augusta Hotel for members and invited guests, including Kitty Prodonovich CEO Regional Chambers WA. We welcomed members including our Gold sponsor The Bendigo Bank, Silver sponsors, Augusta Hotel, Stocker...

July News

The Augusta Marketing Reference Group has made significant progress since formulating in late 2018. We’ve seen the installation of two new Visitor Servicing Hubs at the Newsagency and Deckchair café and anecdotal feedback has been really positive. They have been used...

June News

Winter is nearly upon us and with that brings the return of the Migration of the Humpback and Southern Right Whales. All the tour operators have arrived and commenced tours last week and numbers of booked tours have been encouraging for the early start. All of these...

Climate Action Planning Forum

You are invited to a Climate Action Planning Forum at 1pm – 3pm Friday 10th May at the Augusta CRC to have your input into a climate action plan for our community. The forum, being organised by the Climate Action Taskforce AMR (a community working party of the Shire’s...

March News

Visitor information hubs Augusta now has two new visitor information hubs, one at the Newsagency and one at Deckchair Cafe. These hubs have interactive touch screens giving a wide range information on our local region, ranging from Augusta through to Busselton. Also...