Trails to progress one step at a time image
5 May 2017

Through extensive consultation with the community the City has developed the Albany Heritage Park Recreational Trails Concept Plan. However, there are still a number of stages to go, including funding, before the Concept Plan can progress.

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Exhibition explores The Story of Wool image
27 April 2017

From the arrival of the first sheep on the Brig Amity in 1826, sheep and wool have been important to the livelihood and creativity of the Albany community. This rich history and importance of wool to our community is now being told in The Story of Wool, an exhibition at Vancouver Arts Centre that will open at the Vancouver Street Festival on May 6 and run to June 10.

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Odette Mercy headlines the Vancouver Street Festival image
21 April 2017

The City of Albany’s Vancouver Street Festival presented by Act-Belong-Commit returns for a fourth year on Saturday, May 6 with a day full of gourmet food, heritage celebrations, artisan markets and a spectacular line-up of entertainment.

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Winners 2017 Great Southern Art Award image
13 April 2017

The winners of the 2017 Great Southern Art Award were announced this evening at the official launch of the prestigious exhibition. The Award gives Great Southern artists the opportunity to have their work professionally displayed and viewed by more than 2000 visitors and features work by emerging and established artists.

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Agencies crackdown on off-road vehicles image
7 April 2017

Agencies across the Great Southern will join forces in a crackdown on illegal off-road vehicle activity over the Easter long-weekend.

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Bugs and Bikes at Museum of the Great Southern image
6 April 2017

The Museum of the Great Southern will be buzzing with bugs and bikes when community members cycle to the museum for the school holiday activity Damsels, Dragons and Black Princes: The Secret Realm of Mini Beasts.

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Interruptions to library services during Visitor Centre construction image
29 March 2017

Albany Public Library will offer an intermittent service over the next few months as construction on the new Visitor Centre in York Street begins. Site preparation will begin next week to start work on a two-storey extension to the front of the library to accommodate the relocation of Albany Visitor Centre from its current Proudlove Parade location.

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Sports men and women honoured at awards evening  image
28 March 2017

Albany's sports men and women were celebrated at the prestigious Wellington and Reeves Sportsperson of the Year Awards on Friday night.

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Bike Week  image
17 March 2017

Cycle City Living Albany offers numerous opportunities for community members to join Western Australia’s annual celebration of people riding bikes. Supported by Department of Transport and WestCycle, Bike Week 2017 will run from today to Sunday, March 26.

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Albany to host inaugural regional tourism conference image
16 March 2017

Tourism Council WA is pleased to announce that Albany has been selected as the host of the inaugural 2017 WA Regional Tourism Conference.

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