Middleton Beach design open for comment image
9 April 2018

How Albany’s most popular beachfront looks and feels into the future will be strongly guided by the community with residents and visitors to have input into the design of the area. Draft design guidelines and a foreshore management plan for the Middleton Beach Activity Centre are now open for public comment, with two community information sessions scheduled for this week.

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Remembering the battle that changed the war, 1918 image
4 April 2018

In the early hours of Anzac Day 1918, the 51st Battalion, comprising mostly of Western Australian men, engaged in the now legendary attack to dislodge the enemy from the French town of Villers-Bretonneux.

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New visitor centre a virtual experience image
3 April 2018

Flying above the granite cliffs at The Gap, swimming with killer whales at Bremer Canyon and soaring over the Sandpatch wind farm are some the amazing experiences you can enjoy in Albany’s new visitor centre.

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Winners of 2018 Albany Art Prize image
29 March 2018

The winners of the 2018 City of Albany Art Prize were announced at the official opening of the contemporary exhibition at the Town Hall tonight.

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Camp out in Albany to commemorate the Centenary of Anzac image
29 March 2018

Albany has played a pivotal role in commemorating The Centenary of Anzac, which marks 100 years since our involvement in the First World War. In 2018, commemorations will centre around the returning of soldiers to Australian shores with several key events planned for Albany.

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Finishing touches to complete library revamp image
21 March 2018

Albany Public Library has booked in one more closure to complete its revamped layout following remodelling of its York Street building to include the new visitor centre.

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Full calendar of events for Bike Week 2018 image
14 March 2018

Great Southern residents will have plenty of opportunities to experience the fun, practicality and adventure of riding bicycles during Bike Week 2018. Bike Week runs from Friday, March 16 to Sunday, March 25 with events planned for Albany, Denmark, Mount Barker and South Stirling.

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Community Funding applications now open  image
14 March 2018

The City of Albany’s 2018 Community Funding is now open for applications. Eligible applicants can apply for grants of up to $5,000 to hold events and programs that meet the funding requirements and drive community outcomes.

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Eve of a new era for visitor centre image
8 March 2018

Relocation of the Visitor Centre from Proudlove Parade to its new home on York Street will begin this weekend, with the current centre closing from Sunday, March 11 and the new visitor opening on Good Friday.

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More to 'Your City' than meets the eye image
7 March 2018

There is a lot involved in keeping Albany running. It’s like running a business or maintaining your home and property, but on a much bigger scale. We want to share more with you about who we are and what we do for the community. You know we build and fix roads. You know we manage and maintain public facilities like Albany Leisure and Aquatic Centre. But there is a lot we do that may surprise you.

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