News

Leadership Changes Announced
Posted June 17, 2019 Leadership Changes Announced

CEO has announced restructure at the Town of Bassendean

Albert Corunna
Posted June 10, 2019 Albert Corunna

The Town of Bassendean acknowledges the passing of Aboriginal elder Mr Albert Corunna

What made the News in Bassendean May, 2019
Posted May 31, 2019 What made the News in Bassendean May, 2019

Catch up on the news around the Town of Bassendean this month

Bassendean Backs Innovative Waste Proposal
Posted May 29, 2019 Bassendean Backs Innovative Waste Proposal

Bassendean is proudly standing behind its proposal to trial a voluntary innovative waste management program

Free Drop off Day for Household Hazardous Waste
Posted May 27, 2019 Free Drop off Day for Household Hazardous Waste

A free drop off day will be held for residents to dispose of Household Hazardous Waste items!

2019 Bassendean Visual Art Awards
Posted May 27, 2019 2019 Bassendean Visual Art Awards

Entries are now open for the 2019 Bassendean Visual Art Awards

Pickering Park Boat Ramp – Use your Winch to Retrieve your Boat
Posted May 24, 2019 Pickering Park Boat Ramp – Use your Winch to Retrieve your Boat

The boat ramp is open to the public from 3pm Friday 24 May 2019.

New Mural
Posted May 20, 2019 New Mural

An absolutely stunning mural now adorns the corner of James Street and Palmerston Street with cockatoos and Banksias welcoming passers-by.

Celebrating how our Community Works
Posted May 17, 2019 Celebrating how our Community Works

The Town of Bassendean is hosting a major business festival with a program of 9 events at 8 venues over 6 days. The events are designed to celebrate, explore and strengthen Bassendean’s diverse business scene.

Switch your Thinking Online Course
Posted May 17, 2019 Switch your Thinking Online Course

The Town of Bassendean in partnership with Switch your Thinking has limited subsidised places for residents to complete an online course to reduce your landfill waste.

Bringing Colour & Life to Old Perth Road
Posted May 15, 2019 Bringing Colour & Life to Old Perth Road

Footpath Mural now open for Expression of Interest

Protecting our River by Reducing Dust
Posted May 15, 2019 Protecting our River by Reducing Dust

The Town has adopted new laws to deal with dust and ultimately protect our community and our river.

Get Ready for Plastic Free July
Posted May 14, 2019 Get Ready for Plastic Free July

The Town of Bassendean will be holding a FREE!!! workshop for residents, delivered by Switch Your Thinking, to learn practical tools for reducing waste and avoiding single use plastics.

NAIDOC Family Day - Stallholder EOI Open
Posted May 7, 2019 NAIDOC Family Day - Stallholder EOI Open

Stall spaces available at the NAIDOC Family Day

Earth Carers Course
Posted April 30, 2019 Earth Carers Course

The EMRC with support from its member Councils is providing Earth Carers training. This is a free course for residents in Perth’s Eastern Region to learn the basics for a low-waste life, and empower others!

Christmas Party For Special Children
Posted April 29, 2019 Christmas Party For Special Children

The Special Children’s Christmas Parties are the biggest events of their kind in Australia for special needs children and their families

New 3 Bin FOGO System Diverts Landfill
Posted April 29, 2019 New 3 Bin FOGO System Diverts Landfill

A new 3-bin FOGO system will be implemented across all Town of Bassendean households in November 2019

Old Eden Hill Shopping Centre Site Update
Posted April 29, 2019 Old Eden Hill Shopping Centre Site Update

The long awaited concept plan for the old Eden Hill Shopping Centre site on the corner of Morley Drive East & Ivanhoe Street has been submitted by the property owners.

Green Waste Bulk Verge Collection 2019
Posted April 26, 2019 Green Waste Bulk Verge Collection 2019

The Town of Bassendean will again this year be providing a bulk verge green waste collection for residents.

Proposed drainage works
Posted April 17, 2019 Proposed drainage works

Proposed drainage works - North Road between Brook Street and Guildford Road Bassendean

Reminder to not pick or eat wild mushrooms
Posted April 12, 2019 Reminder to not pick or eat wild mushrooms

With eight people recently hospitalised in NSW from mushroom poisoning, the Town of Bassendean would like to remind you to not pick or eat wild mushrooms.

Waste collection service disruptions on Good Friday
Posted April 9, 2019 Waste collection service disruptions on Good Friday

The waste collection services for Friday Area 5 will not occur on Friday 19th April due to the Good Friday public holiday.

Pram Ramp Maintenance
Posted April 5, 2019 Pram Ramp Maintenance

Path maintenance works are proposed in Kathleen Street at Guildford Road intersection from 8 - 12 April, road closure and detours will be in place

Removal of temporary fence on Ashfield Flats
Posted April 4, 2019 Removal of temporary fence on Ashfield Flats

The majority of the temporary fence recently constructed on the Ashfield Flats will be removed from Monday next week.

Recyclable Goods Drop Off Morning
Posted April 4, 2019 Recyclable Goods Drop Off Morning

Recyclable Goods Drop Off Morning. Saturday 27 April from 9am-12pm

Oh dear what is that odour?
Posted March 28, 2019 Oh dear what is that odour?

The Town's Health Services Staff have received an enquiry recently regarding industrial type fumes being noticed in Bassendean and are working to identify the odour source.

Introducing Wind in the Willows Waste Warriors!
Posted March 26, 2019 Introducing Wind in the Willows Waste Warriors!

Environmental sustainability and intergenerational responsibility are essential during early childhood education

Shellfish and fishing warning for the Swan River: Pelican Point to West Swan Road Bridge, Guildford
Posted March 22, 2019 Shellfish and fishing warning for the Swan River: Pelican Point to West Swan Road Bridge, Guildford

The Department of Health is advising people not to eat fish, crabs or shellfish collected from within the Swan River, extending from Pelican Point to West Swan Road Bridge, Guildford.

Women Thrive in the Town of Bassendean
Posted March 20, 2019 Women Thrive in the Town of Bassendean

Women have played and are playing a significant role in the development of the Town of Bassendean.

Harmony Day a Celebration of Cultural Diversity
Posted March 18, 2019 Harmony Day a Celebration of Cultural Diversity

Following last Friday’s events in Christchurch, our hearts go out to the victims and their families

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