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Australia Day WA - Community Citizen of the Year
Posted September 12, 2017 Australia Day WA - Community Citizen of the Year

Awards Now Open

Midland Train Line Shutdown 21-25 September
Posted September 8, 2017 Midland Train Line Shutdown 21-25 September

There will be a complete Midland Line Shutdown from 21 - 25 September for works on the East Perth Station upgrade.

Bassendean Visual Art Awards
Posted August 29, 2017 Bassendean Visual Art Awards

DATE September 21 – September 27, 2017 Bassendean Community Hall, 48 Old Perth Rd (downstairs), Bassendean

Bassendean ART Tour
Posted August 29, 2017 Bassendean ART Tour

Sunday 24 September – 9.30am-1pm $10

Tonkin Hwy upgrade- Temporary road closures
Posted August 24, 2017 Tonkin Hwy upgrade- Temporary road closures

As part of the Tonkin Hwy upgrade there will be temporary road closures at Collier Rd from 8pm Friday 25 August to 5am Monday 28 August and Grey St from 5am 28 August to mid November 2017.

Keep Australia Beautiful Week 2017
Posted August 21, 2017 Keep Australia Beautiful Week 2017

The Town of Bassendean would like to encourage all residents to participate in Keep Australia Beautiful Week 2017 from 21-27 August

Share the Space
Posted August 8, 2017 Share the Space

To encourage courteous behaviour while walking, cycling and driving we are urging you to Share the Space.

Interested in standing for Council?
Posted August 4, 2017 Interested in standing for Council?

If you are thinking of standing for Council at the Local Government Elections in October, then this seminar is for you!

2017 Bassendean Visual Art Awards
Posted July 31, 2017 2017 Bassendean Visual Art Awards

Registrations open until 5pm, Friday 11 August 2017

New waste contractor for the Town
Posted June 26, 2017 New waste contractor for the Town

From 1 July, SUEZ Recycling & Recovery Pty Ltd will commence as the Town’s waste and recycling contractor. There will be no change to the current collection services.

Invitation to comment - Notional Planning Precincts
Posted June 8, 2017 Invitation to comment - Notional Planning Precincts

In May 2016 the Town of Bassendean adopted a 3 year Strategic Planning Framework (SPF) to facilitate the formulation and adoption of revised plans and policies to articulate and enact desired future directions for the Town’s development towards the year 2030.

2017 Revegetation Plants
Posted May 30, 2017 2017 Revegetation Plants

The Town of Bassendean’s 2017 revegetation plants have just arrived. More than 5,000 seedlings will be planted across the Towns Natural Areas over the coming months.

Town of Bassendean recognised for Waterwise Status
Posted May 11, 2017 Town of Bassendean recognised for Waterwise Status

The Town of Bassendean has been formally acknowledged for their water efficiency at the 2017 Waterwise Business Recognition Event. To reach a Waterwise Council status local governments are required to meet a number of criteria committing to assessing and improving water efficiency of their buildings as well as training staff in sustainable water management for our community and environment

Bassendean Visual Art Awards 2017
Posted May 5, 2017 Bassendean Visual Art Awards 2017

Entries are now open for the 2017 Bassendean Visual Art Awards

Community Facilities, Ovals/Reserves  Audit and Needs Assessment
Posted May 3, 2017 Community Facilities, Ovals/Reserves Audit and Needs Assessment

The Town of Bassendean has engaged experienced planning consultant AECOM Australia Pty Ltd to conduct a Community Facilities, Ovals/Reserves Audit and Needs Assessment.

Green Waste Collection 2017
Posted April 28, 2017 Green Waste Collection 2017

The Town's 2017 Green Waste Collection is scheduled to commence soon. Neatly place your green waste on the verge adjacent to your property on the specified set-out dates listed for your collection area.

Plants to Residents 2017
Posted April 27, 2017 Plants to Residents 2017

The Town of Bassendean is offering their residents the opportunity to purchase up to 30 native plant seedlings at the cost of $1.00 each.

Volunteer Week 2017: Give Happy, Live Happy
Posted April 18, 2017 Volunteer Week 2017: Give Happy, Live Happy

Can you show us what “Give Happy, Live Happy” looks like in your group or organisation? If the answer is yes, please send us a 20 second video or a photo with text, highlighting how you and your volunteers represent the spirit of volunteering and the National Volunteer Week slogan of “Give Happy, Live Happy”.

JP now available on a Saturday
Posted April 18, 2017 JP now available on a Saturday

Additional Justice of the Peace office hours.

TOWN RECOGNISED AS A WATERWISE COUNCIL
Posted April 18, 2017 TOWN RECOGNISED AS A WATERWISE COUNCIL

Water Corporation endorses the Town of Bassendean as a Waterwise Council.

RElax Program
Posted April 4, 2017 RElax Program

Term 2 RElax Program. Registrations NOW OPEN.

Nominations to Committees
Posted March 28, 2017 Nominations to Committees

COMMUNITY MEMBERS ON COUNCIL COMMITTEES — 2015/17 TERM Council is seeking community members to fill vacancies on the Audit & Risk Management Committee and Liveable Town Advisory Committee for the 2015/17 term which will expire at the next Local Government elections in October 2017.

Town to review Australia Day event
Posted March 7, 2017 Town to review Australia Day event

The Town has announced that it will establish a working group to review the future direction of its annual Australia Day Celebrations and Fireworks event.

The Story of a Town With Strong Foundations For The Future
Posted November 1, 2016 The Story of a Town With Strong Foundations For The Future

A presentation of different aspects of Bassendean’s past history and where the Town is heading.

Partners With Act-Belong-Commit
Posted November 1, 2016 Partners With Act-Belong-Commit

The Town of Bassendean is now an official partner of Act-Belong-Commit.

Would Bassendean Cope With 100-year Flood?
Posted November 1, 2016 Would Bassendean Cope With 100-year Flood?

Flooding in Bassendean will re-occur: it’s a matter of when, not if
Posted November 1, 2016 Flooding in Bassendean will re-occur: it’s a matter of when, not if

Bassendean Embraces Markets
Posted November 1, 2016 Bassendean Embraces Markets

The sun was shining and the stallholders were all decked out and ready in time for the huge crowds that came from near and far.

From the Mayor
Posted November 1, 2016 From the Mayor

Thank you to everybody who made the inaugural Old Perth Road Markets held on August 29, a phenomenal success.

The Wings Club
Posted November 1, 2016 The Wings Club

The Wings Club is a social network run by and for people living with disabilities and their primary carers. It is a volunteer-driven initiative that funds itself.

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