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Preston Beach Foreshore Management Plan - Community Engagement
Posted 24 November 2020 Preston Beach Foreshore Management Plan - Community Engagement

Community Engagement is underway for the the development of a Foreshore Management Plan for Preston Beach

MAJOR COMMUNITY PARK IN WAROONA TOWN CENTRE A STEP CLOSER
Posted 16 November 2020 MAJOR COMMUNITY PARK IN WAROONA TOWN CENTRE A STEP CLOSER

Following significant public support, Council has endorsed a $1.1 million loan to build a ‘once in a generation’ project in the heart of the Waroona Townsite.

Shire early close 4th December
Posted 11 November 2020 Shire early close 4th December

Please be advised the Shire of Waroona administration office and licensing centre will be CLOSED from 3pm on Friday the 4th of December. We will be reopening as normal Monday the 7th of December at 9.00am We apologise for any inconvenience.

Notice of New Fees and Charges
Posted 10 November 2020 Notice of New Fees and Charges

The Shire of Waroona intends to impose new Fees and Charges for the 2020/21 financial year for the acceptance of General Waste at the Buller Road Refuse Disposal Site.

Plans Progress for Preston Beach Community Garden
Posted 05 November 2020 Plans Progress for Preston Beach Community Garden

The Preston Beach community are one step closer to creating a community garden on Stables Road, with Council approving the project and proposed location at its October meeting

John Butler ready to rock Waroona!
Posted 05 November 2020 John Butler ready to rock Waroona!

Famous musician, John Butler, will be the lead act at a community concert at the Waroona Showgrounds on Sunday 22 November 2020. Butler will be supported by talented artists Phil Bartlett and Phil Walley Stack with supporting acts commencing at 7pm.

WAROONA COUNCIL MEETING TO AGAIN TRAVEL IN 2021
Posted 04 November 2020 WAROONA COUNCIL MEETING TO AGAIN TRAVEL IN 2021

The Waroona Council meetings will once again travel to Preston Beach and Lake Clifton in 2021.

SHIRE SUPPORTS LIONS CHRISTMAS PARTY
Posted 04 November 2020 SHIRE SUPPORTS LIONS CHRISTMAS PARTY

The Waroona Lions Club Community Gala Christmas party will once again go ahead on 11 December at Drakesbrook Place.

Plans to Activate Waroona Town Site takes big steps forward
Posted 05 October 2020 Plans to Activate Waroona Town Site takes big steps forward

Public Events in the Shire of Waroona
Posted 25 September 2020 Public Events in the Shire of Waroona

In order to conduct a public event on Shire of Waroona land or in a Shire owned venue, approval must first be obtained through the lodgement of a Public Event Application Form.

Community Recycling WA is Coming to Waroona
Posted 23 September 2020 Community Recycling WA is Coming to Waroona

The Shire of Waroona is pleased to announce that the team from Community Recycling WA will be bringing a mobile refund point to Waroona as part of the Containers for Change initiative.

CSRFF APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED FOR UPCOMING SPORT AND RECREATION PROJECTS
Posted 04 September 2020 CSRFF APPLICATIONS SUBMITTED FOR UPCOMING SPORT AND RECREATION PROJECTS

Council has endorsed three submissions to the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries for the Small Grants round of the Community Sport and Recreation Facility Fund (CSRFF).

COUNCIL SUPPORTS A MENTALLY HEALTHY COMMUNITY
Posted 07 August 2020 COUNCIL SUPPORTS A MENTALLY HEALTHY COMMUNITY

Dedicated mental health reflection space supported by Council

PLANS UNDERWAY FOR WAROONA CEMETERY PARKING UPGRADE
Posted 07 August 2020 PLANS UNDERWAY FOR WAROONA CEMETERY PARKING UPGRADE

Improved parking at Cemetery proposed.

REDUCING CARBON FOOTPRINT INCREASES COUNCILS BOTTOM LINE
Posted 07 August 2020 REDUCING CARBON FOOTPRINT INCREASES COUNCILS BOTTOM LINE

Shire of Waroona are moving towards a greener future!

Waroona Budget Endorsed with No Rate Increase
Posted 31 July 2020 Waroona Budget Endorsed with No Rate Increase

The Waroona Council endorsed a nil rate increase for the 2020/21 financial year.

Long Term Vision Endorsed by Council
Posted 30 July 2020 Long Term Vision Endorsed by Council

Following a long process of five community workshops, district wide survey, coffee conversations with 18 groups, the Waroona 2030 – Strategic Community Plan was endorsed this week.

Lotterywest Emergency Relief Funding
Posted 22 July 2020 Lotterywest Emergency Relief Funding

Local residents experiencing hardship can rest assured that support is available, following a successful funding application from the Shire of Waroona through the Lotterywest COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund.

Long-Term Master Plan to Upgrade Drakesbrook Cemetery
Posted 29 June 2020 Long-Term Master Plan to Upgrade Drakesbrook Cemetery

A long-term master plan to upgrade the Drakesbrook Cemetery was endorsed by the Waroona Shire Council last week.

Alcoa supported Foodbank hampers
Posted 26 June 2020 Alcoa supported Foodbank hampers

The Shire of Waroona is working in partnership with local service agencies to provide foodbank hampers to community members experiencing financial hardship.

Waroona’s Creative Workshops: ‘It’s a Wrap’
Posted 26 June 2020 Waroona’s Creative Workshops: ‘It’s a Wrap’

The Shire of Waroona held its final WAPHA funded creative workshop in Waroona this morning with a number of lucky ladies learning how to make bees wax wraps.

Swimming Pool Safety Barrier Inspections
Posted 25 June 2020 Swimming Pool Safety Barrier Inspections

It is time again for swimming pool safety barrier inspections. The Shire began inspection at the end of April but had to stop due to Covid-19. The letters will be sent out shortly, with inspections commencing the end of July 2020, on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Waroona Community Targets Hoon Drivers
Posted 23 June 2020 Waroona Community Targets Hoon Drivers

Alcoa Speed Reduction Program

Covid-19 Safety Plan requirements for your community group
Posted 16 June 2020 Covid-19 Safety Plan requirements for your community group

For Information and advice on COVID-19 safety plan requirements for your community group...

Preston Beach car park CCTV
Posted 11 June 2020 Preston Beach car park CCTV

Residents and visitors to Preston Beach car park can enjoy increased security, following the installation of 3 fixed CCTV cameras to monitor the area.

Waroona Visitor Centre Reopens!
Posted 10 June 2020 Waroona Visitor Centre Reopens!

Waroona Visitor Centre reopens Monday June 15 from 9:30am – 3:30pm daily.

Connect to Protect Your Bike
Posted 03 June 2020 Connect to Protect Your Bike

Don’t let bike thieves stop you in your tracks, join Bikelinc today!

OLD LAKE CLIFTON FIRE SHED GETS NEW LEASE ON LIFE
Posted 02 June 2020 OLD LAKE CLIFTON FIRE SHED GETS NEW LEASE ON LIFE

Funding approved to update the Old Lake Clifton Fire Shed

Murray-Waroona Alliance Strategy Endorsed for Next Five Years
Posted 29 May 2020 Murray-Waroona Alliance Strategy Endorsed for Next Five Years

VIBRANCY AND COLOUR COMING TO LIFT OUR SPIRITS
Posted 28 May 2020 VIBRANCY AND COLOUR COMING TO LIFT OUR SPIRITS

VIBRANCY AND COLOUR COMING TO LIFT OUR SPIRITS

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