The Wickepin Shire covers an area of 198,900 hectares which includes the townsites of Wickepin, Yealering, Harrismith and Tincurrin with
a combined population of approximately 750 people. The Avon, Blackwood
and Murray Rivers rise in the shire which produces large quantities of
cereal grains and boasts more stud farms than any other district within
More information about the Shire of Wickepin is available from the shire council website.
Welcome to the Shire of Wickepin! Please come into
the Resource centre to collect your free 'Welcome Pack'. The pack
contains valuable information about organisations and businesses in the
Shire of Wickepin. It will give you an impression of the community and
will advise you on what is available for you. You will also receive a
complimentary copy of the Wickepin Community Telephone Book.
The local community newspaper for the Shire of Wickepin is called the
Watershed News. It services the areas of Dudinin, Toolibin, Tincurrin,
Harrismith, Yealering and Wickepin.
Watershed News is published fortnightly and available to residents of the Shire of Wickepin at no cost.
Click here for more information about Watershed News.
Books written or containing information about the Wickepin District:
If you are interested in books about
the Wickepin District or books written by locals, then this is the
section for you. You will find a selection of books that have been
published. Unfortunately we can't provide you with information on the
books' availability, but we do hope this selection will give you an