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News published August 2022

Wanneroo’s firefighting capacity increases

Caring for Our Communities grant

Published 29th August 2022

A new mobile forward command trailer will add to the firefighting capabilities of the Wanneroo Central Bush Fire Brigade.

City awards tender for playground upgrades

Artists impression of Little Green Park in Quinns Rocks.

Published 26th August 2022

In a win for local families and children, Wanneroo Council has awarded tenders for the provision of playground works in 23 local parks and open spaces across 15 suburbs.

Susie Vickery’s Peregrinations of a Citizen Botanist heads to Wanneroo Gallery

Susie Vickery, Peregrinations of a Citizen Botanist installed at Mundaring Arts Centre, 2019.

Published 23rd August 2022

Peregrinations of a Citizen Botanist, an ART ON THE MOVE exhibition by Susie Vickery opens on Saturday, 27 August at Wanneroo Gallery as part of the Regional Exhibition Touring Boost.

Traffic treatment upgrade - Marmion Avenue and Quinns Road intersection, Quinns Rocks

Road works

Published 22nd August 2022

Work on site is scheduled to commence the night of Friday 26 August 2022. This is due to large traffic volumes on Marmion Avenue during the day time.

City wins gold at reporting awards

Australasian Reporting Awards

Published 19th August 2022

The City has been recognised for its commitment to transparency with its sixth Gold Award and second consecutive Best of Industry Sector Award at the 2022 Australasian Reporting Awards (ARA).

City adopts Economic Development Strategy

Economic Development Strategy

Published 18th August 2022

Wanneroo Council has adopted the Economic Development Strategy 2022 − 2032, a key document in outlining the City’s intentions for local economic development over the next 10 years.

City applies for Black Spot funding to improve road safety

Black car in motion on road

Published 16th August 2022

Road safety will be improved at six key locations if the City is successful in securing Black Spot funding.

Two Rocks Library early closure - Friday 12 August 2022

Person reading book at library

Published 12th August 2022

Two Rocks Library will close from 2:30pm today (Friday 12 August 2022).

Update on Carramar and Marangaroo golf courses

Golfers on course

Published 11th August 2022

Wanneroo Council accepted a tender from Belgravia Health and Leisure Group for the management and maintenance of the Carramar and Marangaroo golf courses at Tuesday night’s Ordinary Council Meeting.

City supports development of local business ideas

Curtin Ignition

Published 10th August 2022

Two local entrepreneurs have been awarded City of Wanneroo funded scholarships to the 2022 Curtin Ignition Program.

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