Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades play a vital role in protecting property and life in rural Australia. Williams has seven volunteer brigades covering the district. All brigades welcome new volunteer members.
During the summer months harvest and vehicle movement bans are determined by the Bush Fire Brigades, these are broadcast over local radio stations.
You will find all the information relating to Bush Fire Brigades under 'Council Services' → 'Bush Fire Information'. Click here to go directly to that page.
Williams Volunteer Fire & Rescue Service
Williams VFRS, located in Brooking Street, is responsible for the protection of structures within the town, the Shire of Williams and surrounding areas. It is also responsible for HAZMAT situations, road accident rescue and assists the shire bushfire brigades when required.
They are also available to carry out protective burning of townsite blocks and school & community visits.
Williams VFRS is always looking for new members and can be contacted on:
Volunteer fire and rescue info
||Trevor Palframan, 0427 478 473
||Carolyn Banks, 0488 083 922
||PO Box 132, WILLIAMS 6391
Williams Police Station
Williams police info
||Stephen Stingemore, Brooking Street, Williams Ph 9885 1100
Williams St John Ambulance Sub-Centre
Providing a vital ongoing service to the community, SJA are always looking for volunteers to join their very rewarding group. Any interested persons are encouraged to contact the centre at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Country Ambulance cover is great value in case of an emergency, at $50 per single or $83 per family (as at January 2016). Family cover includes any children under 18 years of age. Cover can be paid electronically, on Fridays at the sub-centre or at the Shire Office.
If you're not sure whether your cover is current, or to join, please don't hesitate to contact our office as below.
The sub-centre is located in Brooking Street. Faxes can be sent to 08 9885 1299, and e-mails to email@example.com .
For further information contact the Secretary Helen Genders as below.
||Helen Genders, 9885 1180 or 0429 851 180
||Meg Strickland, 9885 1500
Postal Address: PO Box 147, Williams, WA, 6391
Phone: 08 9885 1299, Fax: 08 9885 1299
Office Hours: Fridays 9am to 12 noon