Welcome to the

Southern Local Government Group​

The Southern Local Government Group consists of the Shires of Katanning, Broomehill-Tambellup, Cranbrook, Plantagenet and Denmark.

The purpose of the group is to provide support to local government to assist in the completion of emergency risk assessments required​ for each local government as part of their emergency management arrangements. The State Risk Project (SRP) will support the group by providing hazard scenarios, risk statements as well as training and support for local government personnel​​.​​​

See the State Risk Project Local page for more information about the project.​

Upcoming Dates:

  • ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​24th of October 2016 - LGs confirm final hazard selection with their District Advisor​​.

  • ​​​​​​​16th of November 2016 - First Group Workshop.​


​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​How to choose your hazards​

Western Australian Emergency Risk Management Guide

Risk Tools



​​​​​The District Emergency Management Advisor for the Great Southern is Mr Adam Smith (adam.smith@dfes.wa.gov.au).​​​