Guy de la Bedoyere to visit Albany image
9 March 2017

Albany Public Library is pleased to announce the return to Albany of BBC historian Guy de la Bedoyere who will be discussing his latest book ‘Praetorian: The Rise and Fall of Rome’s Imperial Bodyguard’ at the Town Hall on Thursday, March 16 at 6pm.

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7 March 2017

Local legends are being called on to carry the Queen’s Baton in Albany as it prepares to host the Queen’s Baton Relay. The eyes of the Commonwealth will be on Albany on Thursday, February 22, 2018 as the Baton journeys into Western Australia towards its final destination, the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) Opening Ceremony on 4 April 2018.

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Discover Albany’s Magical Parks during Parks Week image
2 March 2017

"...encounter fairies and unicorns, giant and frightening dinosaurs, or a munching monster that has an appetite for aliens."

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Ceremonial tree planting honours war veteran image
1 March 2017

With family and close friends present, former Prisoner of War Harold Martin shoveled the last topsoil to plant a beautiful Chinese Elm in honour of his 100-year milestone, quipping it was the first time he had picked up a shovel since his days on the infamous Death Railway.

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28 February 2017

What is your vision for Albany? Share it with us through the City of Albany's review of the Community Strategic Plan.

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Taste festival toasts region's gastronomic delights image
23 February 2017

Enjoy some of the region’s gastronomical delights when the popular Taste Great Southern festival serves up another smorgasbord of events throughout March and April. The festival will span across the entire Great Southern including Denmark, Plantagenet and Frankland River, and will include lunches, masterclasses, wine tastings and more.

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New Football Stadium officially opened image
13 February 2017

The ribbon has been cut to officially open the Great Southern’s new state-of-the art AFL stadium.

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City staff receive disability awareness training image
1 February 2017

The City of Albany recently partnered with local disability employment service Great Southern Personnel to provide customised disability access and inclusion training to staff and managers.

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Citizens awarded on Australia Day image
26 January 2017

The winners of the 2017 Australia Day WA Citizen of the Year Awards for Albany have been announced at a civic function hosted by the City of Albany.

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Middleton Beach scheme amendment gazetted image
25 January 2017

The City of Albany’s Middleton Beach Activity Centre scheme amendment has been granted final approval by the Minister for Planning and was published in the Government Gazette yesterday. This completes the scheme amendment process and brings new planning controls into effect across the Middleton Beach Activity Centre area.

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