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News published August 2016

Mitchell Freeway extension update week commencing 29 August 2016

Road Closures

Published 31st August 2016

The latest update on the Mitchell Freeway extension and details on works scheduled for week beginning 29 August 2016.

Council invites community to weigh in on waste

Recycling logo

Published 31st August 2016

The City of Wanneroo is seeking feedback from residents on their Draft Strategic Waste Management Plan which promotes recycling and minimises sending waste to landfill.

Hester Avenue / Hidden Valley Retreat Temporary Intersection Closure

Mitchell Freeway extension

Published 30th August 2016

To facilitate the upgrade of Hester Avenue, the Hester Avenue/Hidden Valley Retreat intersection will be closed from 10 September to late October 2016, weather permitting.

Houghton Park BMX Jumps

BMX bike

Published 26th August 2016

BMX enthusiasts in the Carramar community are eagerly awaiting the completion of the upgraded BMX track at Houghton Park, which is on track to be open to the public mid-September.

City of Wanneroo business scholarships awarded

Curtin Ignition Program

Published 25th August 2016

A high quality of applications received for City of Wanneroo funded business scholarships has resulted in the City awarding scholarships to three deserving recipients.

Department of Health announcement

Department of Health water announcement

Published 24th August 2016

The Department of Health has announced an initiative to provide fluoridated drinking water to Yanchep in 2017.

Spring into nature in Wanneroo

Butcher Bird

Published 23rd August 2016

Spring is just around the corner and is the ideal time to get out and enjoy the great outdoors.

Additional Night Closures - Mitchell Freeway and Burns Beach Road.

Road Closures

Published 22nd August 2016

Due to inclement weather over the weekend, additional night closures are required to install a footbridge at Burns Beach Road. 22 to 25 August.

MKR’s Anna and Jordan cooking up a storm

Anna and Jordan Bruno

Published 22nd August 2016

Wanneroo’s Anna and Jordan Bruno made their mark on hit television show My Kitchen Rules earlier this year, and now they are set to star at the upcoming Living and Leisure Expo ft Dogs Breakfast.

Be on the lookout for destructive beetle


Published 18th August 2016

The Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia is asking industrial area businesses and nearby residents to be on the lookout for a serious wood-boring pest, called Asian longhorned beetle

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