News & Announcements

City of Kalamunda media releases and announcements listed below:

Several grass trees burning
1 December 2021

Prohibited Burning Period Commences

A reminder to all residents in the City of Kalamunda, all burning is strictly prohibited from Wednesday, 1 December 2021 until 31 March 2022 inclusive.
Close up of tree bark in a local Kalamunda outdoor space
1 December 2021

Have Your Say: Draft Local Planning Policy 33 - Tree Retention

The City is seeking feedback to on the Draft Local Planning Policy 33 - Tree Retention (LPP 33).
Aerial Overview of the Walliston Transfer Station
30 November 2021

Walliston Transfer Station Entry has moved

From 2 December 2021, the entry gate and gatehouse at Walliston Transfer Station will be accessed further east towards Pomeroy Road. Vehicle movement throughout the site will be strictly one way. The exit gate will remain in the same location.
Shopping bags with 'Insert Shop Name here...' logo in the center of each bag
29 November 2021

Community Re-Use Shop: What’s in a Name…

The City is keen to hear your excellent ideas for what we should name the new Community Re-Use Shop at the Walliston Transfer Station. We really have no boundaries on what name you can suggest apart from that it needs to be able to ‘slip off the tongue’ so our branding and advertising is simple and memorable.
A large bushfire burning fully grown trees with flames reaching the top of several of them.
26 November 2021

Total Fire Ban - Saturday, 27 November 2021

THIS NOTICE HAS EXPIRED - A Total Fire Ban has been declared for the City of Kalamunda for Saturday, 27 November 2021.
2021 Kalamunda Secondary Education Support Centre Duke of Edinburgh International Award Australia recipients
24 November 2021

City commends hard working Graduates

The City of Kalamunda held a Graduation Ceremony at the Zig Zag Cultural Centre this week, recognizing the work of the Kalamunda Secondary Education Support Centre Duke of Edinburgh International Award Australia recipients.
Rugby fields at Hartfield Park located in Forrestfield
24 November 2021

Harmony Cup

NRL WA hosted a fifth consecutive Fuel to Go & Play Harmony Cup Tournament, late last month.
Planning Development
23 November 2021

City appoints BOS Civil for Central Mall Redevelopment

The City of Kalamunda has selected BOS Civil to redevelop the Central Mall in Kalamunda. Mayor Margaret Thomas said that the project is one of the key components of the City’s Activity Centre Plan and will deliver a vibrant experience that supports both day and night-time activities.
Councillor Gavel
15 November 2021

Notice of Meeting - Audit and Risk Committee Meeting

Pursuant to clause 3.4 of the City of Kalamunda Standing Orders Local Law 2015, notice is hereby given that a Meeting of the Audit and Risk Committee will be held in the Council Chambers, Administration Centre, 2 Railway Road, Kalamunda on: Tuesday, 30 November 2021 commencing at 6.30pm.
Evening view of the cultural centre from Haynes Street in Kalamunda
15 November 2021

No Phones: Kalamunda Library, Perth Hills Visitor Centre & History Village

** THIS NOTICE HAS EXPIRED - phone services have been restored ** The City is currently experiencing telephone issues at the Kalamunda Library, Zig Zag Cultural Centre, Perth Hills Visitor Centre and the Kalamunda History Village. We are open, and welcome visitors. We apologise for the any inconvenience this may cause to our customers.
Large pink pin market pointing to a location on a grey-scale map
15 November 2021

Have Your Say: Cambridge Reserve - Proposed Acquisition of a Portion of Reserves 27559, 31348 and 34364, Forrestfield

The City of Kalamunda is seeking to acquire 32,786m² (approx. 3.28ha) from lots comprising Reserves 27559, 31348 and 34364 in Forrestfield (Cambridge Reserve), and is proposing to develop and dispose of the land to facilitate the Cambridge Reserve Community Enhancement Project, which is proposed to incorporate aged residential care, childcare, residential development, and public open space improvements.
Maclarty Way Turtle Path road crossing in WABN project located in High Wycombe
8 November 2021

Connecting Community Award Winner

The City of Kalamunda was honoured to be awarded a Local Government Professionals Connecting Community Award for community engagement at the Annual State Conference Awards.
Image of Asbestos fencing
4 November 2021

Don’t Play Renovation Roulette! – get to kNOw Asbestos this November

In the lead up to the summer holiday home renovation season the City of Kalamunda is warning home owners to be asbestos aware. Over the past two years more than 8,000 deaths from asbestos-related diseases were recorded including asbestosis and lung cancer with an alarming number of deaths from mesothelioma attributed to both occupational (tradies) and non-occupational (homeowners) exposure during residential renovations.
Hands caring for a seedling plant growing from a dried out soil bed
4 November 2021

Have your Say on Climate Change

With Political Leaders from across the Globe at the United National Climate Change Conference on this week in Glasgow, the City of Kalamunda is urging locals to put forward their views on the issue of climate change and how we can tackle it locally.
Local Fire crew member strapping their protective helmet
4 November 2021

City Works With Community to Boost Bushfire Preparedness

The City of Kalamunda is reminding residents of the need to be bushfire prepared as we head into summer.
4 senior people with their arms out with blue sky behind them
4 November 2021

Healthy Ageing Hot on Agenda

The City of Kalamunda has thrown it support behind a range of community activities and initiatives for Seniors Week 2021, with a strong focus on healthy Ageing.
Councillor Gavel
1 November 2021

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 2 November commencing 2021 at 6.30pm
Assorted colored gift wrapped boxes and Christmas decorations on a wooden background
1 November 2021

Call Out: Sharing a Hills Christmas 2021

For people in need at Christmas time living in the City of Kalamunda. Help others by donating food and gifts
Spirit of the Valley
26 October 2021

City Champions Spirit of the Valley with Amazing Concert Under the Stars

The City of Kalamunda is teaming up with the Perth Symphony Orchestra (PSO) to present a concert under the stars at Melrose, Carmel, on Saturday, 13 November 2021.
Large pink pin market pointing to a location on a grey-scale map
22 October 2021

Notice of Proposed Amendment to High Wycombe South Local Structure Plan

On 12 October 2021, the Council adopted a proposed amendment to the High Wycombe South Residential Precinct Local Structure Plan (LSP) for the purpose of public advertising.
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