News & Announcements

City of Kalamunda media releases and announcements listed below:

7 July 2022

Maida Vale Reserve Upgrades hit major milestone

The City of Kalamunda has recently completed three upgrade projects at Maida Vale Reserve relating to new sports lighting, resurfacing of the entrance road from Ridgehill Road and installation of a new retaining wall, footpath and fencing along the eastern oval.
Michael Breen Local Hero in 2022
7 July 2022

Michael Breen: Taking up the leadership challenge

City of Kalamunda resident and Local Hero Award winner, Michael Breen has overcome his share of challenges, including Autism and the loss of sight in one eye, rising to be a valued leader of the 1st Walliston Scout Group.
Kaitlyn Sin at the YAK weekly meetings
7 July 2022

Local teen Kaitlyn Sin brings a fresh perspective to volunteering

Hula Hooping, piano playing, cooking, volunteering as a reading buddy and assisting seniors with technology are just a few ways recent City of Kalamunda Local Hero Award recipient, Kaitlyn Sin has given back to the community over many years.
2022 Bankwest Housing Excellence Awards - Master Builders Association
6 July 2022

City of Kalamunda awarded for service excellence

The City of Kalamunda has won the Local Government Best Practice Award at the 2022 Master Builders WA Bankwest Housing Excellence Awards.
1 July 2022

Brand new way to hire City places and spaces

There is a brand new way for community members to hire City of Kalamunda facilities, after the launch of a new partnership with booking company SpacetoCo.
Australian Fire Danger Ratings (AFDRS) levels coming into affect from September 2022
30 June 2022

Australian Fire Danger Rating System Changes Coming

The Australian Fire Danger Rating System (AFDRS) Program is a national project working to design and implement a new fire danger rating system. The AFDRS will go live across Australia on 1 September 2022.
Senior Local Hero, Eileen Stark
29 June 2022

Senior Local Hero Eileen Stark: Growing healthy spaces with local youth

City of Kalamunda resident, Eileen Stark was presented with a Senior Local Hero Award at a recent Adopt a Patch bush-care session held with students from High Wycombe Primary School.
Diana Fisher with Mayor (left) receiving her Local Hero Certificate (June 2022)
28 June 2022

Local Hero Diana Fisher: On the trail for healthy hearts

Lub-dub. Lub-dub. Crunch. Crunch. The rhythmic beating of hearts and crunching of leaves – these are the sounds of over 30 members of the Kalamunda Heart Foundation’s Walking Group setting off for their morning hike along the Railway Heritage Trail, Kalamunda.
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27 June 2022

Website Maintenance: 29 June 2022

- This website update has now been completed - The City of Kalamunda's website and some of its online payment services may not be available from approximately 1.00pm to 3.00pm on Wednesday, 29 June 2022 whilst our website undergoes some scheduled system maintenance.
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27 June 2022

Expression of Interest: Lease of building on portion of reserve 26843(Rollerama Building)38 Collins Road, Kalamunda

Expressions of Interest are invited for the lease of the “Rollerama” building comprising approximately 1352 m2 of building floor space, located at 38 Collins Road for two (2) years with a further two (2) year option to extend the lease at the discretion of Council.
21 June 2022

All City of Kalamunda Libraries: Late Opening Thursday, 23 June 2022

All City of Kalamunda Libraries will open at the later time of 10am on Thursday 23rd June.
Hartfield Park Recreation Centre installs Technogym technology | Image supplied by Technogym
17 June 2022

NEW! Technogym Cardio Upgrades

It's enough to get your heart racing! Our NEW Technogym Cardio upgrades have been installed in the Gym at Hartfield Park Recreation Centre.
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13 June 2022

Have Your Say: Proposed four month road closure Western end of Adelaide Street, High Wycombe

The City of Kalamunda invites public comment on the proposed closure of the western end of Adelaide Street, west of the Stirling Crescent intersection. This notice is issued in accordance with the Local Government Act Section 3.50.
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13 June 2022

Have Your Say: Proposed 18 month road closure: Western end of Kalamunda Road, High Wycombe

The City of Kalamunda invites public comment on the proposed closure of the western end of Kalamunda Road, from the west side of the Abernethy Road intersection. This notice is issued in accordance with the Local Government Act Section 3.50.
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10 June 2022

Have Your Say: Scheme Amendment No. 108 – Lot 32 (4) Kirkdale Road & Lot 33 (4) Orange Valley Road, Kalamunda WA 6076

The City of Kalamunda has initiated Amendment 108 for the purposes of public advertising. Amendment 108 to Local Planning Scheme No. 3 (LPS3) seeks to rezone Lot 32 (4) Kirkdale Road & Lot 33 (4) Orange Valley Road, Kalamunda from Residential R10 to Residential R10/30.
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10 June 2022

Cooper Rullo standing out as the modern-day hero

Inclusive. Positive. Genuine. Nominated for aiming to be the best he can be and having a never give up attitude. These were the words used to describe Mazenod College student, Cooper Rullo who was awarded a City of Kalamunda Young Local Hero at his recent school assembly.
Young boy wearing sunglasses and a black cape stretching his right arm up towards the sun
10 June 2022

Local Hero Bruce Glover: Innovator, Educator and Conservation Volunteer

Bruce Glover, an active volunteer member of the Hugh Sanderson Reserve and Ray Owen Reserve Friends Groups for over 20 years was awarded one of the City of Kalamunda’s Senior Local Community Hero Awards at their recent National Volunteer Week Cultural Burning event.
City views from Zig Zag Scenic Drive from the road
9 June 2022

Mayor calls for more amenity in National parks

The City of Kalamunda is calling for improvements to local National parks, following a series of complaints from residents and visitors. Gooseberry Hill National Park in the northern area of the City of Kalamunda, has no amenities provided, no marked walking trails, a lack of signage, limited car parking and no toilet facilities.
Soccer ball on field with goal in background
8 June 2022

Local Goalkeeper to Represent Kalamunda on the National Stage

Head down to Maida Vale Reserve on any given weeknight and you’ll find a hive of footballing activity as the many teams of the Kalamunda United Football Club take to the training pitch.
7 June 2022

Illegal tree Clearing in the Spotlight

The City is calling on residents to ensure they understand the value of trees on their property, and what is required if they wish to apply to have a tree removed – Along with calling on locals to report illegal activity on public and private land.
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