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Community Representative Vacancy - Alcoa Waroona Sustainability Fund
Posted 09 October 2020 Community Representative Vacancy - Alcoa Waroona Sustainability Fund Advisory Committee

Applications are invited from an enthusiastic and dedicated person from the community to fill one (1) position as community representative on the Alcoa Waroona Sustainability Fund Advisory Committee for a two (2) year term.

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.

Preston Beach Local Law
Posted 24 September 2020 Preston Beach Local Law

The Shire of Waroona invites all residents, ratepayers and community members to discuss the development of a Preston Beach Local Law

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.

Nominate a local hero today!
Posted 17 September 2020 Nominate a local hero today!

Calling for Nominations to recognise outstanding local heroes who have made a significant contribution to the enhancement of community life. Nominations for the 2021 Australia Day Awards can be done easily on line at https://www.waroona.wa.gov.au/awards.aspx or on request at the Shire of Waroona Administration Building.

Preston Beach Community Garden Proposal - Final Feedback
Posted 10 September 2020 Preston Beach Community Garden Proposal - Final Feedback

The Shire of Waroona invites residents of Preston Beach to submit final feedback on the Stables Road community garden proposal prior to the item being put forward to Council for consideration

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.

Comments Sought on Draft Drakesbrook Weir Development Plan
Posted 02 July 2020 Comments Sought on Draft Drakesbrook Weir Development Plan

he Shire of Waroona is seeking public comment on a draft plan to further develop the Drakesbrook Weir.

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

WA Tourism Recovery Program
Posted 20 May 2020 WA Tourism Recovery Program

To support the WA Tourism Businesses to reactivate and adapt to a gradual reopening of the travel market, the WA Government, through Tourism WA, has committed $10.4 million to the Western Australian Tourism Recovery Fund, under the WA Tourism Recovery Program.

The RED Grants program is a State Government initiative that invests in
Posted 20 May 2020 The RED Grants program is a State Government initiative that invests in community-driven projects that support efforts to create long-term economic growth and job sustainability in our regions.

The State Government's Royalties for Regions program will invest $28.8 million towards the RED Grants program over five years for projects that will directly benefit regional communities.

Nominations have been EXTENDED for the 2020 Alcoa Peel Business
Posted 20 May 2020 Nominations have been EXTENDED for the 2020 Alcoa Peel Business Excellence Awards!

The Peel Chamber is very excited to announce some changes to the 2020 Alcoa Peel Business Excellence Awards categories and the selection criteria, including video submissions!

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