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Anzac Day Ceremony

Local Anzac Day Ceremonies

Published on Thursday, 23rd March 2017

Anzac Day is one of Australia's most important national occasions.

Pearsall Hocking Community Centre

Celebrations as residents embrace new community hub

Published on Wednesday, 22nd March 2017

The Pearsall Hocking Community Centre has become the heart of neighbourhood activity and will be officially opened next week.

Global Beats and Eats 2017

Music and food fiesta delivers global success

Published on Tuesday, 21st March 2017

Over 8,000 people flocked to Paloma Park in Marangaroo on Saturday to enjoy Global Beats & Eats presented by LiveLighter.

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Mitchell Freeway Extension Project - Works Update & Notices - Week commencing 20 March 2017

Published on Tuesday, 21st March 2017

The Mitchell Freeway Extension to Hester Avenue in Clarkson remains on schedule for completion mid-2017.

City of Wanneroo staff and deputy Mayor

City of Wanneroo scoops construction excellence award for second year running

Published on Friday, 17th March 2017

The City of Wanneroo has scooped the 2017 Local Government Best Practice Award at the Master Builders Housing Excellence Awards in the Construction Excellence category for the second year running.

Roundabout

Round and around we go: City tackles traffic improvements in lead up to Freeway extension

Published on Friday, 17th March 2017

The City of Wanneroo has taken action to address the increased traffic expected in the wake of the Mitchell Freeway extension to Hester Avenue.

Close the gap

Close the Gap Day - 16 March 2017

Published on Thursday, 16th March 2017

National Close the Gap Day is held annually to raise awareness about the health and life expectancy gap between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal communities in Australia.

Fishermans hollow concept design

Restored artwork returns ‘home’ to Yanchep

Published on Thursday, 16th March 2017

The colourful mosaic on the Fisherman’s Hollow amenities block in Yanchep has been restored to its brilliant best, completing refurbishment works on the building.

Mayor Tracey Roberts and award winner

City rewards selfless volunteers

Published on Wednesday, 15th March 2017

The extraordinary dedication and commitment of conservation and community services volunteers has been acknowledged at a celebratory event hosted by the City of Wanneroo.

Caravan

Caravan and Trailer Safety Checks on Saturday 8 April 2017

Published on Tuesday, 14th March 2017

Ensure the safety of yourself and your loved ones on our roads with the City of Wanneroo’s free caravan and trailer safety checks.

Seal in the sea

Discover Wanneroo to win a share of $3000

Published on Monday, 13th March 2017

The City of Wanneroo’s annual photography competition has already attracted more than 350 entries showcasing the City at its most spectacular.

Retro Rewind 2017

Stepping back in time a huge hit with residents

Published on Monday, 13th March 2017

More than 5,000 people descended on Yanchep National Park on Saturday to celebrate all things retro from music to fashion to vintage hot rods.

School crossing sign

Nominate now for Human Spirit Awards

Published on Monday, 13th March 2017

The City of Wanneroo, together with WALGA’s RoadWise Program, is calling for nominations for the Human Spirit Awards.

Reusable coffee cups

City of Wanneroo supports Responsible Cafés

Published on Friday, 10th March 2017

Coffee-lovers who order takeaway brews in reusable cups from the Sprout Hub at Alkimos Beach will now receive a 50 cent discount thanks to an initiative aimed at reducing waste.

Mitchell Freeway Extension

Mitchell Freeway Extension Project - Works Update & Notices - Week commencing 6 March 2017

Published on Friday, 10th March 2017

The Mitchell Freeway Extension to Hester Avenue in Clarkson remains on schedule for completion mid-2017.

Exhibitions

Call for entries: 2017 Community Art Awards and Exhibition

Published on Friday, 10th March 2017

Western Australian artists are invited to enter their works in the City of Wanneroo 2017 Community Art Awards and Exhibition.

Children playing football

City’s kids are top sports

Published on Thursday, 9th March 2017

More than 10,000 children from the City of Wanneroo have been able to participate in sports, thanks to a partnership between the City and state government through the Department of Sport & Recreation

Dog running on grass

City’s first dedicated dog park soon to open in Madeley

Published on Thursday, 9th March 2017

The City of Wanneroo’s first ever dedicated dog exercise area will soon open to the public with construction works scheduled for completion by Friday 10 March 2017.

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Double honour for City with two communities selected to host Queen’s Baton Relay

Published on Wednesday, 8th March 2017

The City of Wanneroo will be the only local government in Western Australia to welcome the Queen’s Baton Relay in two locations ahead of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Cinema screening

Free outdoor cinema a roaring success

Published on Monday, 27th February 2017

The City of Wanneroo’s ‘Live in the Amphitheatre, presented by Jindee’ has delighted residents who enjoyed a variety of films throughout January and February.

Hester Avenue and Connolly Drive Roundabout

Intersection upgrade made easy

Published on Thursday, 23rd February 2017

The upgraded Hester Avenue/Connolly Drive intersection is one of the first in the state to have three lanes leading up to and through the roundabout on one approach.

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Mitchell Freeway Extension Project - Works Update & Notices - Week commencing 20 February 2017

Published on Thursday, 23rd February 2017

The Mitchell Freeway Extension to Hester Avenue in Clarkson remains on schedule for completion mid-2017 with pavement and asphalting works now underway.

Jamie Oliver cooking

Jamie’s Ministry of Food Mobile Kitchen is coming!

Published on Wednesday, 22nd February 2017

Want to learn Jamie Oliver’s hints, tips and shortcuts to cooking delicious, nutritious and affordable meals from scratch?

Drone

Drones aid beach blitz

Published on Wednesday, 22nd February 2017

The City of Wanneroo’s blitz against driving on beaches was assisted by the use of drones over the summer school holidays when on average a vehicle a day was booked.

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Take your palette to paradise

Published on Tuesday, 21st February 2017

Come along and enjoy free entry to a foodies and music lovers’ fiesta at Paloma Park in Marangaroo on Saturday, 18 March.

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Retro Rewind – Free Family Event

Published on Monday, 20th February 2017

The Retro Rewind festival is a free family event to celebrate all things retro, from music to vintage hot rods.

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Retro Rewind headliner in full “Bloom”

Published on Friday, 17th February 2017

Retro Rewind festival headliner Amanda Canzurlo aka “BLOOM” brings her soulful vocals to Yanchep National Park on Saturday 4 March.

Woman using computer

City of Wanneroo leads the way online

Published on Thursday, 16th February 2017

The City of Wanneroo is implementing additional online services to enable customers to connect with the City at a time and place that suits them.

Northern Perspectives

Students art perspectives

Published on Thursday, 16th February 2017

Students from 14 schools across the cities of Wanneroo, Joondalup and Stirling will feature in the latest exhibition at the Wanneroo Library and Cultural Centre Gallery.

San Cisco

Get your groove on with San Cisco at Global Beats & Eats presented by LiveLighter

Published on Tuesday, 14th February 2017

Excite your senses with sounds and tastes from all corners of the globe at the annual City of Wanneroo Global Beats & Eats Festival presented by LiveLighter on Saturday 18 March.

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