News & Announcements

City of Kalamunda media releases and announcements listed below:

Northern Terminus of the Bibbulmun Track located in Kalamunda
6 February 2023

City Seeking Artists EOI for 25th Anniversary Bibbulmun Track Celebrations

In 2023, the Bibbulmun Track will celebrate its 25th Anniversary, as part of these celebrations, the City of Kalamunda will be partnering with the Bibbulmun Track, hosting a Ceremony at the Northern Terminus. As part of the 25 Celebrations, the City is wishing to engage a local Noongar artist/s to create a series of natural ephemeral community public art installations, situated at the Northern Terminus.
1 February 2023 - Stirk Park - turning of the sod
1 February 2023

Stirk Park upgrade gets underway

The City of Kalamunda marked the commencement of the highly anticipated Stirk Park upgrade with a turning of the sod ceremony in the park on 1 February 2023.
Firefighters hosing a fire in local bushland
25 January 2023

Kalamunda Bushfire Brigade 2023 Firefighter School

The Kalamunda Bush Fire Brigade is looking for new members to help protect the City of Kalamunda from the threat of fire. They are seeking anyone interested in either frontline firefighting or people from behind the front line such as catering and incident support.
20 January 2023

Nominations Open: Private Property Fire Preparedness Community Working Group

The City of Kalamunda is calling for expressions of interest from members of the community who would like to be a part of the Private Property Fire Preparedness Community Workshop Group. Nominations close 5pm, Friday 27 January 2023.
Shot from far end of the 50m pool at Kalamunda Water Park showing the swim lanes
19 January 2023

Family fun on Australia Day at Kalamunda Water Park

Australia Day is set to go off with a splash at the City of Kalamunda’s Australia Day Pool Party on Thursday, 26 January 2023. Two-for-one entry will run between 9am and 6pm with a whole raft of activities and attractions like inflatable slides and obstacle courses, free BBQ hire, great entertainment, and fun for the kids, the event is the perfect opportunity to kick back and keep cool on Australia Day.
High Wycombe Train Station
16 January 2023

Sharing the Love for City’s Newest Shared Path

The Berkshire-Dundas shared path and High Wycombe train station will come to life on Wednesday 18 January 2023 as part of an initiative to activate the area.
Local Hero of the Year Awards 2022 - Michael Breen, Hazel Baxter, Mayor Margaret Thomas and Diana Fisher
23 December 2022

Local Heroes Awarded for 2022

The City of Kalamunda has announced the Local Hero of the Year Award Winners for 2022.
23 December 2022

Young People making a difference for our reserves

Recently, students from Carmel Adventist College Secondary, in collaboration with the City of Kalamunda, took part in a busy bee at the newly revegetated Kalamatta Way Reserve in Gooseberry Hill.
Councillor Gavel
15 December 2022

Special Meeting of Council

Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Council will be held in the Council Chambers, Administration Centre, 2 Railway Road, Kalamunda, on: Tuesday, 7 February 2023 commencing at 6.30pm
Councillor Gavel
15 December 2022

Notice of Meeting - Annual General Meeting of Electors

The City of Kalamunda Annual General Meeting of Electors to receive the 2021/2022 Annual Report will be held at the City of Kalamunda Administration Centre, 2 Railway Road, Kalamunda on: Tuesday, 7 February 2023 at 6:00pm.
Analogue Clock
13 December 2022

Christmas & New Year Opening Times

A Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year to All from the City Mayor, Councillors, CEO & all the staff. Additional recycling bin collections and some of our facilities including Ranger Services have adjusted operating hours over this festive season.
Close up of an adult tabby cat looking up
9 December 2022

Have Your Say: Keeping and Control of Cats Local Law 2023

The City of Kalamunda is seeking feedback on the draft Kalamunda Keeping and Control of Cats Local Law 2023. Comments close 5pm on Friday 3 February 2023.
Zoomed in shot of two pairs of feet in front of graffiti wall whist sitting down.
8 December 2022

Have Your Say: Draft Kalamunda Futures: Youth Plan 2023-2028

The City of Kalamunda has adopted, for the purpose of public advertising, the Draft Kalamunda Futures: Youth Plan 2023-2028. Comments close 5pm on 9 February 2023.
A fire crew member directing the water gun from the fire truck
6 December 2022

Important reminder not to rely on scheme water during a bushfire

Water Corporation are reminding community to consider their water supply in preparation for bushfire season.
Local History collection
30 November 2022

Applications now open for 2023 Local History Awards

Kalamunda Library is holding the inaugural Local History Award in 2023. The City is encouraging the community involvement in recording and promoting the rich history of the City of Kalamunda for future generations. Entries to be received by 5pm on Tuesday, 31 January 2023.
Food scraps in a dustbin
23 November 2022

City to push ahead with Waste Management Initiatives

The City of Kalamunda will push ahead with plans to implement for residents a Food Organic and Garden Organic (FOGO) kerbside collection and processing in 2024.
23 November 2022

Have Your Say: 2022 Review of Ward Boundaries & Representation

The State Government, as part of a major review of the Local Government Act 1995, has recently announced significant changes with respect to councillor numbers and the method of election of the Mayor/President for some local governments. Comments close 5pm on Friday, 20 January 2023.
Concept design for Stirk Park Upgrade
22 November 2022

Stirk Park Redevelopment Contract Awarded

The City of Kalamunda has selected Advanteering Civil Engineers to construct a new playground and skate park at Stirk Park, Kalamunda.
Shot from far end of the 50m pool at Kalamunda Water Park showing the swim lanes
16 November 2022

New Attractions at Kalamunda Water Park for the Season

The City of Kalamunda has announced that the slides at Kalamunda Water Park will be closed for the 2022/2023 season, with structural maintenance works to be undertaken in preparation for the 2023/2024 season. The park will remain open, with new inflatable attractions on offer throughout the season.
Two young kids swinging on a spider web swing
16 November 2022

Have Your Say: Magnolia Way Reserve, Forrestfield Playground Upgrade

Magnolia Way Reserve is being upgraded to create a vibrant multi-purpose all abilities outdoor space which connects park users with the surrounding natural environment and offers contemporary facilities for all park users. Comments close 5pm on Friday, 16 December 2022.
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