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Immunisation

Change to the City of Wanneroo Immunisation Service

Published on Wednesday, 6th February 2019

The City of Wanneroo has previously provided two immunisation services: Child Immunisation Clinics for ages 0-5 and a Secondary School Immunisation service for Years 7, 8 and 10 students.

Civic Centre at night time

NOTICE OF SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING - TUESDAY 26 FEBRUARY 2019 AT 5:30PM

Published on Tuesday, 19th February 2019

In accordance with Section 5.25 of the Local Government Act 1995, notice is given that a Special Council Meeting will be held on Tuesday 26 February 2019.

An image of Peta Lee and the Sultanas of Swing.

Retro Rewind returns for 2019

Published on Tuesday, 19th February 2019

It’s a blast from the past! City of Wanneroo’s Retro Rewind will return to the lush surrounds of Yanchep National Park on Saturday 9 March.

An image of contemporary dancers from last year's Global Beats and Eats event.

Global Beats & Eats set to bring great food and great vibes

Published on Thursday, 14th February 2019

The City of Wanneroo’s annual Global Beats & Eats event will transform Paloma Park, Marangaroo into a fiesta for foodies and a mecca for music lovers on Saturday 16 March.

Bicycles

Get on your bike, to the City’s Bike Week Breakfast

Published on Wednesday, 13th February 2019

The City of Wanneroo invites local cyclists to a breakfast at the Wanneroo Civic Centre on 22 March, in celebration of Bike Week 2019 and the recent completion of the City’s new Cycle Plan.

Mayor Tracey Roberts with Macy Gallagher at Elton Park in Ashby.

Works underway for Elton Park playground

Published on Wednesday, 13th February 2019

A new playground is being constructed at Elton Park in Ashby two months ahead of schedule, much to the delight of local resident, seven year old Macy Gallagher.

Competition winner

Waste messages set to stick

Published on Wednesday, 13th February 2019

While rubbish bins are generally not much to look at, keep your eyes peeled for some that are looking a whole lot prettier thanks to some creative school students.

A picture of Brandon Chowdhurie from Off The Wall Promotions.

Hit the deck: Free course to help guide aspiring DJs

Published on Monday, 11th February 2019

A free introductory DJ course is set to give aspiring disc jockeys an industry leg-up and knowledge in running a small business.

An image of City of Wanneroo Mayor Tracey Roberts pictured with the winners from the 2018
Community Art Awards and Exhibition at last year’s event.

Entries open for the 2019 Community Art Awards

Published on Friday, 8th February 2019

Calling all artists; entries are now open for the City of Wanneroo’s prestigious Community Art Awards and Exhibition.

City of Wanneroo Chief Executive Officer Daniel Simms, Deputy Mayor Natalie Sangalli, Community Development Manager Katie Russell and Mayor Tracey Roberts with Yanchep Two Rocks Recreation Association representative Julie Otremba (centre).

City celebrates new Yanchep premises

Published on Thursday, 7th February 2019

Yanchep and Two Rocks residents can now access key services closer to home, with the City of Wanneroo’s new satellite office – dubbed ‘YTRAC’ – celebrated at an official opening ceremony yesterday.

Koondoola Peace Park

What makes Girrawheen and Koondoola special?

Published on Tuesday, 5th February 2019

The City of Wanneroo wants to hear from Girrawheen and Koondoola residents about what makes their places special and how they would like to see the areas progress.

A photo of Yanchep Lagoon

What makes Yanchep and Two Rocks special?

Published on Friday, 1st February 2019

Yanchep and Two Rocks residents are being encouraged to step forward and have their say, with the City of Wanneroo keen to hear what residents feel makes their places special.

Girl in community garden

Community Funding Program now open - February 2019

Published on Friday, 1st February 2019

The City of Wanneroo’s Community Funding Program is now open to applications from community groups, organisations and clubs wishing to secure financial support for their projects, activities or events.

Image of Clarkson Library

Notice of closure at Clarkson Library (15-16 February)

Published on Wednesday, 30th January 2019

The City would like to advise that Clarkson Library will close at 2.30pm on Friday 15 February and remain closed on Saturday 16 February while an essential upgrade to the facility is conducted.

Australia day

City of Wanneroo hosts biggest citizenship ceremony on Australia Day

Published on Tuesday, 29th January 2019

The City of Wanneroo has again hosted the largest citizenship ceremony in the country, with 785 people from 63 different countries making the pledge to become Australian citizens on our national day.

Quinns Beach

Quinns Beach enclosure to be back in the water

Published on Wednesday, 23rd January 2019

The City of Wanneroo’s freshly repaired swimming enclosure will be back in place at Quinns Beach in February.

People at job interview

Employment Essentials for Over 45s

Published on Wednesday, 23rd January 2019

The City of Wanneroo is hosting a series of sessions for people over the age of 45, to help them overcome ageism in the workforce.

Australia day

Wanneroo set to host nation’s biggest citizenship ceremony on Australia Day

Published on Tuesday, 22nd January 2019

The City of Wanneroo will once again host the largest citizenship ceremony in the country on Australia Day, with almost 800 people set to make the pledge.

Recycling logo

De-stash your trash at the Community Waste Drop Off Weekend

Published on Tuesday, 15th January 2019

Are you still inundated with cardboard boxes from Christmas? Or did you use the break to do a major clean out of the whole house?

Food trucks

Lip-smacking summer eats

Published on Tuesday, 15th January 2019

Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines – Food Truck Pop Up’s Wanneroo Street Food initiative, supported by the City of Wanneroo, is gearing up for a big summer season.

Yanchep Lagoon

Yanchep Lagoon Master Plan drafted

Published on Tuesday, 8th January 2019

A first draft of the Yanchep Lagoon Master Plan can now be viewed on the City of Wanneroo’s website following a three day planning and design forum held in Yanchep late last year.

Beach wheelchair

Yanchep Sandcruiser improves accessibility for beachgoers

Published on Thursday, 3rd January 2019

Accessing Yanchep Beach this summer will now be easier for people living with a disability, or impaired mobility with the launch of the City of Wanneroo’s second beach wheelchair.

Vegetable growers at Cockman House

Top of the crops: Vollies reap rewards with prize vegies

Published on Monday, 24th December 2018

The Cockman House Vegie Growers collected a quartet of accolades at the Wanneroo Agricultural Show last month, building on the success of their inaugural entry last year.

Road works

Wanneroo Road and Joondalup Drive Intersection. December 2018 update.

Published on Monday, 24th December 2018

December update from Main Roads WA. Update of works on the Wanneroo Road and Joondalup Drive intersection project.

Cyclists

City changes gear on cycling

Published on Friday, 21st December 2018

From Koondoola to Two Rocks, the recently endorsed Cycle Plan 2018/19 – 2021/22 aims to connect the City of Wanneroo via a cycling network

Dog with owner

Dog owners urged to be more diligent

Published on Thursday, 20th December 2018

The City of Wanneroo is calling on all dog owners to be socially responsible and ensure their pets are under control in public areas.

Cardboard box on road

Tackling homelessness in Perth’s northern corridor

Published on Wednesday, 19th December 2018

The Cities of Wanneroo and Joondalup have developed a Regional Homelessness Plan in a combined effort to prevent and respond to homelessness.

Drone

Firebreak inspections underway

Published on Wednesday, 19th December 2018

The City of Wanneroo is using aerial drones to conduct firebreak inspections in rural areas.

Warning sign

Residents urged to obey signage during feral animal control program - January 2019

Published on Wednesday, 19th December 2018

The annual fox and rabbit control program will begin from 7 January 2019.

Draw the line

You Have to Draw the Line Somewhere

Published on Wednesday, 19th December 2018

Anyone who has ever found themselves lost will know the value of a good map - or in more recent years, a reliable sat nav - but have you ever wondered where maps originated from?

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