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Former Shire President awarded OAM
Photo Credit: David Lavell is pictured far left
Posted 15 June 2022 Former Shire President awarded OAM

Congratulations to former Shire President and Councillor, David Lavell on being awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia in the Queen’s birthday Honours this week.

Garden’s aspirations become outstanding community achievement
Posted 14 June 2022 Garden’s aspirations become outstanding community achievement

Wintery conditions didn’t deter residents from attending the first workshop in the newly created Wooroloo Garden for the Community on Saturday 11 June.

Stay updated with the Community Update
Posted 13 June 2022 Stay updated with the Community Update

Keep up to date with news and events happening in your local shire with the Community Update page.

An accessible garden for all
Posted 13 June 2022 An accessible garden for all

The Chidlow Community Garden is paving the way for an accessible garden.

Fire mitigation works for Stoneville and Mount Helena
Photo Credit: DFES
Posted 07 June 2022 Fire mitigation works for Stoneville and Mount Helena

Shire of Mundaring is set to carry out mechanical bushfire mitigation works between the Railway Reserve Heritage Trail along Riley Rd between Stoneville and Mount Helena in June.

More hands make light work as garden flourishes
Posted 03 June 2022 More hands make light work as garden flourishes

Nineteen pairs of hands made light work at the Wooroloo Garden for the community’s second busy bee on Saturday 28 May.

Mount Helena road upgrades
Posted 24 May 2022 Mount Helena road upgrades

Shire of Mundaring will be upgrade a section of Keane Street from the intersection of Stretch Road to Ilich Court in June.

Vale Jenny Mills: 1934 to 2022
Photo Credit: Jenny Mills. Photograph courtesy of her family
Posted 23 May 2022 Vale Jenny Mills: 1934 to 2022

The following piece has been written by the Mundaring Art Centre’s Administrator, Clare Stroud, in honour of Jenny Mill's legacy to the arts and the Mundaring Arts Centre.

Free webinars for community groups and clubs
Posted 13 May 2022 Free webinars for community groups and clubs

As part of the Shire of Mundaring’s Building Inclusive Communities Program, four online webinars are available for community groups and clubs to upskill on a range of social inclusion topics.

Over $23,000 in grants awarded to community groups
Posted 11 May 2022 Over $23,000 in grants awarded to community groups

Twelve community groups have been awarded funds for activities that benefit their group, and the broader community, from Shire of Mundaring’s Community Grants Program.

Register for winter burning workshops
Posted 03 May 2022 Register for winter burning workshops

Residents in the Shire of Mundaring are invited to register their interest for free winter burning workshops between now and September.

$200K funding boost for Broz Park
Posted 29 April 2022 $200K funding boost for Broz Park

A Helena Valley park will receive substantial upgrades, including inclusive play equipment, thanks to the support of Lotterywest.

Shire partners with Inclusion Solutions to build an inclusive community
Posted 28 April 2022 Shire partners with Inclusion Solutions to build an inclusive community

Shire of Mundaring is one of nine Councils to be selected for the 2022 Building Inclusive Communities WA Project.

General Purpose Quick Grants available
Posted 14 April 2022 General Purpose Quick Grants available

Community groups in the Shire of Mundaring seeking funds to purchase small equipment, training or promotional material can submit an application for the Shire’s General Purpose Quick Grants this month.

Have your say on Inclusion and Access in the shire
Posted 12 April 2022 Have your say on Inclusion and Access in the shire

Shire invites residents to complete a survey based on the seven outcome areas under the Disability Services Act 1993 to help the Shire develop an Access and Inclusion Informing Strategy

Community Update showcases April happenings
Posted 12 April 2022 Community Update showcases April happenings

Keep up to date with news and events happening in your local shire with the Community Update page.

Local ANZAC Day services
Posted 04 April 2022 Local ANZAC Day services

The local RSLs have extended an invitation to attend ANZAC Day services

$25,000 available to engage local youth
Posted 24 March 2022 $25,000 available to engage local youth

In a bid to engage young people in local activities, Shire of Mundaring is calling for community groups with an initiative for youth activities to apply for funding.

State-of-the-art skate park opens at Chidlow Village Green
Posted 22 March 2022 State-of-the-art skate park opens at Chidlow Village Green

The highly anticipated $380,000 Chidlow Skate Park was officially declared open for use at a small ceremony on Saturday 19 March.

Three community grants on offer
Posted 15 February 2022 Three community grants on offer

Local community groups are now able to pen their applications in a bid to receive funds for activities that benefit their group and broader community.

View the 12 Months On Exhibition online
Posted 08 February 2022 View the 12 Months On Exhibition online

If you missed 12 Months On - an Exhibition of Community Images, you can now view it online.

Keep up to date with news in the shire
Posted 08 February 2022 Keep up to date with news in the shire

Keep up to date with news and events happening in your local shire with the Community Update page.

Funding application helps Wooroloo Connect Garden grow
Posted 21 January 2022 Funding application helps Wooroloo Connect Garden grow

A cash injection from the State Government will help sow the seeds for a community garden to blossom in Wooroloo. 

Residents urged to stay cool during heatwave
Posted 20 January 2022 Residents urged to stay cool during heatwave

The Department of Health has activated the State Hazard Plan Heatwave based on forecast temperatures for the Perth metropolitan area for the next four days.

Toys of all shapes and sizes ready to play
Posted 19 January 2022 Toys of all shapes and sizes ready to play

A COVID-19 Recover Together grant has seen toys of all shapes and sizes receive a second life, after funds supported a makeover at a local toy library.

Masks required when entering indoor Shire facilities
Posted 16 January 2022 Masks required when entering indoor Shire facilities

Mask wearing has been re-introduced for all public indoor settings, including Shire venues and facilities.

Community exhibition a time for reflection
Posted 14 January 2022 Community exhibition a time for reflection

Shire of Mundaring and City of Swan respectfully acknowledge 1 February 2022 as twelve months since the Wooroloo Bushfire.

New citizens celebrate their Australian story
Posted 13 January 2022 New citizens celebrate their Australian story

As Australia comes together to reflect, respect and celebrate this Australia Day, Shire of Mundaring will welcome 29 new citizens at its Australia Day Citizenship and Awards Ceremony.

2021 Community Perceptions Survey results
Posted 20 December 2021 2021 Community Perceptions Survey results

Results from Shire of Mundaring’s Community Perceptions Survey have been published.

A creative, colourful Christmas
Posted 13 December 2021 A creative, colourful Christmas

The Mundaring town centre has come alive with colourful, hand-made artworks created by local school children for the festive season.

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