Shire of Carnarvon

The Shire of Carnarvon is situated 902kms north of Perth. It has a population of around 6,800 and is 53,000sqkm in size. The Shire has over 1,526kms of road of which more than 84% is unsealed. Renowned for fishing, beautiful coastline and a rich heritage, the Shire of Carnarvon is a popular tourist destination. It also has strong horticultural and pastoral industries.

If you would like to become involved in improving road safety in your local area, go to Community Involvement.

Contact - Engel Prendergast, Senior Road Safety Consultant

Meeting dates

The group meets monthly.

Committee membership

  • Shire of Carnarvon
  • Main Roads WA
  • WA Country Health Service
  • WA Police Force
  • Department of Transport
  • Department of Corrective Services
  • WALGA RoadWise Program
  • Rotary
  • Clontarf Academy
  • Carnarvon Bus Charters


  • Fatigue
  • Seatbelts and restraints
  • Drink driving
  • Safe vehicles



Pictured above: A seat belt reminder sign at the Edaggee rest area on the North West Coastal Highway.

Bevan Dart with mobile phone pouch

Vicki Della Bella with mobile phone pouch

Pictured above: Bevan Dart and Vicki Della Bella with their mobile phone pouches.


To find out more about the Carnarvon RoadWise Working Group email Senior Road Safety Consultant Engel Prendergast.

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