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Quinns Coastal Works

Quinns Beach Coastal Management Works on track

Published on Friday, 15th June 2018

Residents in Quinns Rocks and neighbouring coastal suburbs will soon benefit from an additional erosion buffer.

Kingsway CCTV

Safety boost for Kingsway

Published on Friday, 15th June 2018

Security has been stepped up at Kingsway Regional Sporting Complex, with the new CCTV system now switched on.

Students from Alinjarra Primary School.

Students get a glimpse behind the City scenes

Published on Thursday, 14th June 2018

Wanneroo Civic Centre recently welcomed 48 visitors from Alinjarra Primary School.

Presenters at Job Summit.

City of Wanneroo engages industry leaders to help bring 100,000 jobs to the table

Published on Thursday, 14th June 2018

The City of Wanneroo’s 2018 Job Summit put some of the country’s best decision makers and industry leaders in one room to define a clear vision for jobs growth in the region.

Curtin Ignition scholarships

Call-out to entrepreneurs for City of Wanneroo’s Curtin Ignition Scholarships

Published on Wednesday, 13th June 2018

Residents in the City of Wanneroo with an innovative business idea are encouraged to apply for a Curtin Ignition scholarship.


Kangaroo population in residential area addressed

Published on Monday, 11th June 2018

The City has been working with concerned residents, the Dept of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions and the Northern Valley Wildlife Service to consider the relocation of kangaroos.

Chimney emitting smoke.

Wood smoke information

Published on Monday, 11th June 2018

Information for residents on smoke from wood heaters, and impacts it may have on health.

City unveils Noongar Six Seasons Interpretative Signage

City unveils Noongar Six Seasons Interpretative Signage

Published on Tuesday, 29th May 2018

The City of Wanneroo unveiled new Noongar Six Seasons signage on the Lake Joondalup Foreshore in Yellagonga Regional Park (Scenic Drive, Wanneroo) at a National Reconciliation Week event on 28 May.

Trees planted

Green your neighbourhood with community planting

Published on Friday, 25th May 2018

Local residents can play their part in greening the City of Wanneroo with the upcoming winter community planting events.

Girrawheen-Koondoola Senior Citizens Centre

Upgrades for Girrawheen-Koondoola Senior Citizens Centre

Published on Tuesday, 22nd May 2018

The Girrawheen-Koondoola Senior Citizens Centre will temporarily close in June to allow the City of Wanneroo to carry out upgrades and refurbishments.

People gardening

Libraries lead the way with Sustainability Series

Published on Monday, 21st May 2018

Conservation and environmental issues will be the focus of a Sustainability Series in City of Wanneroo libraries over the next two months.

scrap metal

Recycling Facility to take on scrap metal

Published on Monday, 21st May 2018

The City of Wanneroo is making it easier for residents to recycle their waste.

Group of volunteers

Let’s hear it for volunteers! National Volunteer Week 2018

Published on Friday, 18th May 2018

The generous contributions of volunteers across the City of Wanneroo, and across Australia, will be in the spotlight next week, as the City celebrates National Volunteer Week.

Carbon Monoxide Danger

Carbon monoxide safety

Published on Thursday, 17th May 2018

With the cold weather around the corner the City is reminding residents of the dangers of carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning.

Mayor Roberts and Art Award winner

Winners of the 2018 City of Wanneroo Community Art Awards and Exhibition

Published on Tuesday, 15th May 2018

Christopher Canato has been named the overall winner of the 2018 City of Wanneroo Community Art Awards and Exhibition, taking home the grand prize of $7,500 for his untitled digital photograph.


Ready and aware: vital information now available in multiple languages

Published on Tuesday, 15th May 2018

Vital fire and burning information is now accessible for more people, with the City of Wanneroo translating an informative brochure into six different languages.

City of Wanneroo waste truck

Have your say on the City’s waste services

Published on Tuesday, 15th May 2018

The City of Wanneroo invites residents to take part in a community survey to help inform future Council decisions on waste services.

Its all about play

Construction works at Yanchep/Two Rocks Library

Published on Monday, 14th May 2018

Construction works at Yanchep/Two Library will commence on Monday 21 May to install a new universally accessible toilet (UAT) and storeroom.

Civic Centre at night time

Proposed Differential Rates for 2018-2019

Published on Friday, 11th May 2018

The City of Wanneroo's proposed Differential Rates for 2018-2019 are now available for public comment.

Wanneroo Town Centre

Vibrant ‘main street’ for Wanneroo Town Centre

Published on Thursday, 10th May 2018

The revitalisation of the Wanneroo Town Centre is set to continue with Council approving the connection of Rocca Way and Conlan Avenue.

Wanneroo Aquamotion

Wanneroo Aquamotion - Temporary closure of indoor lap and leisure pools

Published on Thursday, 3rd May 2018

Temporary closure of indoor lap and leisure pools at Wanneroo Aquamotion.

Image of Cockman House

City’s oldest remaining residence, open for visitors

Published on Tuesday, 1st May 2018

The City of Wanneroo’s oldest remaining residence, Cockman House, opens its doors to heritage loving visitors every Sunday afternoon.

Koondoola Peace Park

Koondoola Peace Park offers a Place for Commemoration and Reflection

Published on Monday, 30th April 2018

The City of Wanneroo is now home to a lasting tribute to those who served in the Vietnam War, with the Peace Park at Koondoola Park, 90 Koondoola Avenue.

Road works

Closure of roundabout - Marmion Avenue/Hester Avenue for road resurfacing

Published on Thursday, 26th April 2018

Roads approaching the Marmion Ave/Hester Ave roundabout will be closed in the evenings from 9pm to 5am - Monday 30 April through to Thursday 3 May 2018.

Group of people at workshop

Free workshops for community groups

Published on Tuesday, 24th April 2018

A series of free workshops and resources are available to help enhance the knowledge and skills of community groups and clubs in the City of Wanneroo.

Fire danger rating signs

Fire Warning Signs

Published on Monday, 23rd April 2018

Residents can be sure they are receiving the most up-to-date information during emergencies, with the replacement program of the City of Wanneroo’s eight fire danger rating signs now complete.

Buckingham House

Australian Heritage Festival celebrations

Published on Friday, 20th April 2018

Come and visit one of Wanneroo’s historic gems for an afternoon of hands-on heritage fun as part of the 2018 Australian Heritage Festival.

City of Wanneroo Ranger

City steps up community safety

Published on Tuesday, 17th April 2018

Technology is being used by the City of Wanneroo to increase community safety and security.

Girl playing netball

Parking Update - Kingsway Netball

Published on Monday, 16th April 2018

Works to control parking along Hartman Drive on the western verge adjacent to Kingsway Sporting Complex have been completed.

Aquamotion upgrades get the thumbs up!

Aquamotion upgrades get the thumbs up!

Published on Thursday, 12th April 2018

Visitors to the Wanneroo Aquamotion aquatic facility are getting dressed in style as the newly refurbished changing rooms opened this week.

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