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Kingsway water playground

Water playground a step closer for Kingsway

Published on Wednesday, 5th June 2019

The City’s youngest residents are sure to enjoy a new aquatic play space at Kingsway Regional Sporting Complex.

Road works

Wanneroo Road closed between Flynn Drive and Joondalup Drive - Saturday 22 June to Monday 24 June 2019

Published on Tuesday, 18th June 2019

Wanneroo Road will be closed between Flynn Drive and Joondalup Drive for the Wanneroo Road Widening project.

Road grader on Wanneroo Road

DATE PENDING: Wanneroo Road & Joondalup Drive Interchange - Intersection closure

Published on Friday, 14th June 2019

Due to continual rains, the Wanneroo Road and Joondalup Drive intersection will no longer be closed 21-24 June 2019 for construction works.

Mayor Tracey Roberts receiving award.

Smart playground in City of Wanneroo wins second award

Published on Thursday, 13th June 2019

An innovative outdoor playground at Kinkuna Park in Eglinton has been recognised in the Parks and Leisure Australia WA (PLA WA) Awards of Excellence 2019.

Smart Cities Award image

City of Wanneroo: Officially A Smart City

Published on Wednesday, 12th June 2019

The City of Wanneroo has been recognised nationally for its innovation in developing the ‘RailSmart Planning Support System’; a dashboard tool that enables strategic town planning.

Library your say

Alkimos Pop Up Library on the move

Published on Wednesday, 12th June 2019

Alkimos Pop Up Library is on the move, relocating to a bigger and better home.

The new trail highlights regional produce to the Wanneroo and Chittering areas.

Sample fresh regional produce with new food and wine trail

Published on Tuesday, 11th June 2019

The City of Wanneroo has collaborated with the Shire of Chittering and Tourism WA to launch a trail map to celebrate local farm gate and fresh produce experiences.

Mayor Tracey Roberts and Ranger Jared Conti at Kingsway Regional Sporting Complex.

Security investment reaps dividends at Kingsway

Published on Monday, 10th June 2019

The City of Wanneroo’s investment in 12 security cameras at the Kingsway Regional Sporting Complex last year is reaping safety rewards for the community.

Hazardous Waste drop-off day

Free Hazardous Waste Collection Day - 1 June 2019

Published on Tuesday, 28th May 2019

The City of Wanneroo is holding a free Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day this Saturday, 1 June 2019.

Mayor Tracey Roberts and Councillors Natalie Sangalli and Sonet Coetzee with community reference group members Vicki Jenkins and Rob Mason at Quinns Beach.

Long-term plan turns the tide on coastal erosion

Published on Tuesday, 28th May 2019

Ongoing erosion of the Quinns Rocks coastline over a number of years has been alleviated thanks to long-term coastal management works conducted by the City of Wanneroo.

Curtin Ignition scholarships

City of Wanneroo seeks entrepreneurs for Curtin Ignition scholarships

Published on Tuesday, 28th May 2019

The City of Wanneroo is excited to be offering two scholarships for local business owners and residents to participate in Curtin Ignition 2019.

Jarrod Criddle pictured with his family at the presentation of his scholarship.

Scholarship offers Jarrod a sporting chance

Published on Monday, 27th May 2019

Carramar resident Jarrod Criddle was the recipient of the City of Wanneroo Young Australia League (YAL) Upper Secondary Scholarship for 2019.

Civic Centre

Proposed Road Closure – Darbyshire Parade, Alkimos

Published on Friday, 24th May 2019

Proposed temporary closure of Darbyshire Parade in Alkimos from 29 April to 24 June 2019.

Trees

City of Wanneroo proactive on increasing tree life

Published on Friday, 17th May 2019

The City of Wanneroo is taking proactive measures to protect existing trees in the community and increase the tree canopy.

Volunteers during National Tree Day 2018

Greening our City this winter

Published on Thursday, 16th May 2019

The City of Wanneroo is calling on the local community to help plant for a greener future.

Tracey Roberts and Shaun Nannup.

City celebrates National Reconciliation Week and NAIDOC Week 2019

Published on Thursday, 16th May 2019

The City of Wanneroo will hold a series of community events celebrating Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history, language and culture for National Reconciliation Week and NAIDOC Week 2019.

An image of Marmion Ave in Alkimos prior to dualling

Marmion Avenue works continuing

Published on Thursday, 16th May 2019

The 1.2km dual carriage way works on Marmion Avenue adjacent to Alkimos Vista in Alkimos are now complete.

A concept drawing of the Splendid Park skate park.

Skate and cycling on the cards for Splendid Park

Published on Thursday, 16th May 2019

Already a hub of activity, Splendid Park in Yanchep is set to accommodate even more sports; cycling and skating.

Butler north district open space sports amenities

Mayor applauds bipartisan support for Butler sporting facility

Published on Tuesday, 14th May 2019

City of Wanneroo Mayor Tracey Roberts has welcomed the decision from both major parties to support the construction of Butler North District Open Space.

Hair salon and Mayor Tracey Roberts

Wanneroo salon recognised for sustainable practices

Published on Friday, 10th May 2019

An innovative hair salon has been recognised through a City of Wanneroo sustainability program for their efforts to reduce waste.

Image of children at Grandis Skate Park.

Skate park a smash hit with local schoolkids

Published on Thursday, 9th May 2019

Since its grand opening last year, the new Banksia Grove Skate Park in Grandis Park has become a popular spot for local children and teens.

One Church Perth's annual Wanneroo Christmas Lunch at Irene McCormack College also received community funding in 2018.

City provides helping hand to 10 community groups

Published on Thursday, 9th May 2019

Ten local community groups will receive a funding boost for their projects, activities or events thanks to the City of Wanneroo’s latest Community Funding Program.

An artist's impression of the proposed southern suburbs library. Subject to change.

Southern suburbs library plans start a new chapter

Published on Wednesday, 8th May 2019

Plans for a new City of Wanneroo library are underway, with Landsdale the likely location.

Tracey Roberts with the winners of the 2019 Community Art Awards and Exhibition

Local artists celebrated at 2019 City of Wanneroo Community Art Awards and Exhibition

Published on Monday, 6th May 2019

Mindarie resident Susan Hoy was named the overall winner, taking home top honours for her exquisite watercolour painting titled Quinns Beach Cottage after Australia Day 2007.

Road works

Connolly Drive dualling works - public information session

Published on Wednesday, 1st May 2019

The City of Wanneroo is holding a public information session on the proposed dualling of Connolly Drive between Lukin Drive and Benenden Avenue.

Road grader on Wanneroo Road

Wanneroo Road & Joondalup Drive Interchange - First Stage of Works

Published on Friday, 26th April 2019

The first stage of works at the Wanneroo Road and Joondalup Drive intersection is approaching completion.

Civic Centre

Road closure notice - Careen Elbow, Alkimos

Published on Wednesday, 24th April 2019

Road closure notice of Careen Elbow in Alkimos from 29 April to 23 May 2019.

Mayor Roberts speaks with students at the Youth Leadership Forum.

Young leaders of tomorrow encouraged and supported

Published on Thursday, 18th April 2019

Dozens of young minds from across the City of Wanneroo have taken part in workshops designed to shape our next generation of community leaders.

Road works

Traffic Management/Speed Reduction: Wanneroo Rd and Ocean Reef Rd

Published on Monday, 15th April 2019

Work is beginning on the Wanneroo Road and Ocean Reef Road Interchange. Traffic management and speed restrictions will be in place to facilitate these works.

Mayor Roberts pictured with local school students, Road Safety Council Chairman Iain Cameron and Road Safety Human Spirit Award winner Rusty Nelligan.

An Easter blessing and road safety message

Published on Thursday, 11th April 2019

Today, the City of Wanneroo’s annual Blessing of the Roads ceremony served as timely reminder about the importance of road safety during the Easter holiday period.

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