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Small business support

City puts focus on local work, business and investment

Published on Tuesday, 6th June 2023

Local work, business and investment was a key focus for the City this financial year, with the progression of several key projects and initiatives aimed at boosting the local economy and contributing towards employment self-sufficiency in the region.

City of Wanneroo Council Chambers

Notice of proposal to make a Determination - Horse Exercise Area

Published on Thursday, 1st June 2023

In accordance with the City of Wanneroo Animals Local Law 2021, Council has resolved to make a determination regarding the exercising of horses on Lot 124, Timely Hostess Mews, Mariginiup.

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Wanneroo Council to consider report on former Quinns Rocks Caravan Park site

Published on Tuesday, 30th May 2023

A report on the proposed redevelopment of the former Quinns Rocks Caravan Park site will be presented at a City of Wanneroo Special Council Meeting on Tuesday 20 June.

City of Wanneroo civic centre

Proposed Differential Rates for 2023/24

Published on Thursday, 25th May 2023

The City of Wanneroo's proposed Differential Rates for 2023-2024 are now available for public comment.

Sensory backpacks

Heritage spaces support neurodiverse audiences

Published on Wednesday, 24th May 2023

Wanneroo Regional Museum now has sensory backpacks available for public use – just one of a series of new initiatives to welcome visitors of all abilities.


Notice of change of date - Ordinary Council Meeting

Published on Wednesday, 24th May 2023

The Ordinary Council Meeting previously scheduled to be held on Tuesday 13 June 2023 will now be held at 6.00pm Monday 12 June 2023.

Winter planting

Green your neighbourhood this winter

Published on Tuesday, 23rd May 2023

The City of Wanneroo is calling on the local community to help green their neighbourhood as part of the annual winter planting program.


Notice of Special Council Meeting - Tuesday 20 June 2023

Published on Thursday, 18th May 2023

A Special Council Meeting will be held at 5.30pm on Tuesday, 20 June at the Civic Centre Council Chamber, 23 Dundebar Road, Wanneroo


Alkimos Central Precinct Plan paves way for vibrant town centre

Published on Wednesday, 17th May 2023

Wanneroo Council has paved the way for a vibrant new northern corridor town centre, with the approval of a draft amendment to the Alkimos Central Precinct Plan at its May meeting.

Road works


Published on Monday, 15th May 2023

Commencing on Monday 22 May 2023, rehabilitation works will take place for Hepburn Avenue, spanning from Spectator Drive to East of Hartman Drive.

National Reconciliation Week 2023 poster

National Reconciliation Week: Be a Voice for Generations

Published on Thursday, 11th May 2023

National Reconciliation Week (27 May - 3 June) is a time to learn about our shared histories, cultures, and achievements and explore how we can all contribute to achieving reconciliation in Australia.

Roseworth Primary School students

Young women inspired to race into STEM careers

Published on Thursday, 11th May 2023

Local schoolgirls gained an insight into the motorsport industry as part of Motorsport Australia’s Girls on Track program held last Friday.

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Notice of Special Council Meeting - Tuesday 9 May 2023

Published on Thursday, 4th May 2023

Notice is given that a Special Council Meeting will be held at 5:30pm on Tuesday, 9 May 2023.

Concept design

Alkimos Aquatic and Recreation Centre makes a splash

Published on Friday, 28th April 2023

The much-anticipated Alkimos Aquatic and Recreation Centre (AARC) project is a step closer following progression of the land acquisition and announcement of successful tenders at this month’s City of Wanneroo Council meeting.

Aerial view of Halesworth Park.

City awards tender for Halesworth Park sporting pavilion

Published on Thursday, 20th April 2023

Work will soon start on the construction of a new sporting pavilion and a storage facility at Halesworth Park in Butler, after Council awarded a tender for the works at its April meeting.

Fire danger sign

New fire danger signs set to improve community safety

Published on Thursday, 20th April 2023

Bushfire preparedness is getting a boost with nine upgraded Fire Danger Rating signs being installed across the City of Wanneroo.

Anzac Day

City of Wanneroo proud to support Anzac Day services

Published on Wednesday, 19th April 2023

The City’s Flagship Funding will support three dawn services held across the City this Anzac Day.

City volunteer with her Certificate of Appreciation.

Cheers for City's volunteers

Published on Monday, 17th April 2023

The City of Wanneroo recently hosted a celebratory event to recognise the efforts of a dedicated group of volunteers.

Waste fire

City calls on community to never bin a battery

Published on Wednesday, 5th April 2023

The City of Wanneroo is calling on the community to safely dispose of batteries, after three City recycling trucks caught fire in just one month.

Councillor resignation

Councillor Sangalli resignation

Published on Wednesday, 5th April 2023

Councillor Natalie Sangalli has resigned from her role as a Central-West Ward Councillor.

City of Wanneroo Departing CEO Daniel Simms and Wanneroo Mayor Linda Aitken

City of Wanneroo CEO Daniel Simms resigns

Published on Friday, 31st March 2023

After 21 years of dedicated service at the largest and fastest growing local government in Western Australia, City of Wanneroo Chief Executive Officer Daniel Simms has resigned.

City of Wanneroo Council Chambers

Notice of change of date - Council Briefing Session

Published on Thursday, 30th March 2023

The Briefing Session scheduled to be held on Wednesday 12 April 2023 has been rescheduled.

YTRAC at Yanchep Community Centre

City services reopen for Yanchep and Two Rocks residents

Published on Monday, 27th March 2023

Residents of Yanchep and Two Rocks can once again access important services close to home, as the City of Wanneroo's satellite office reopens at the Yanchep Community Centre.

Bushfire image

Prohibited burning period extended

Published on Friday, 24th March 2023

The Chief Bush Fire Control Officer has extended the prohibited burning period until 14 April 2023 inclusive, due to the continuing dry conditions and high risk of wildfire ignition within the City.

Kingsway floodlighting

International competition to shine a light on Kingsway

Published on Thursday, 23rd March 2023

Excitement has reached fever pitch as the City of Wanneroo prepares to host the Denmark international team as part of the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023.

Rotary Park

Community supports new-look Rotary Park Play Space

Published on Wednesday, 22nd March 2023

The community has shown their support for the concept design for a new-look Rotary Park Play Space in Wanneroo.


City receives funding to upgrade local sporting facilities

Published on Wednesday, 22nd March 2023

Two popular local sporting facilities will soon receive upgrades, after the City of Wanneroo successfully secured funding from the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries.

Event funding

Support funding to host NAIDOC and Reconciliation Week events now open

Published on Tuesday, 21st March 2023

The City encourages community groups hosting NAIDOC Week and National Reconciliation Week events to apply for our Community Funding Program.

Three bin system

City committed to fight against climate change

Published on Tuesday, 14th March 2023

The City of Wanneroo is committed to playing a leading role in addressing climate change, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and encouraging the community to do the same.

Harmony Week

City celebrates Harmony Week

Published on Monday, 13th March 2023

Celebrate the City’s multicultural community this Harmony Week, with a host of events including a Vietnamese food tour, Balinese dance and cultural program, and library and museum activities.

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