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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City Dash for Youth this weekend image
25 January 2017

The City of Albany is preparing to splash out with colour at the sold out Colour Dash event this Saturday evening. City Youth Development Officer Trainee Petra Leonhardt said the event is part of the City’s partnership with Rio Tinto to activate youth events and activities in the City.

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SilverSport pilot program extended to Albany image
23 January 2017

Local seniors will be able to apply for assistance to cover the costs of participating in eligible seniors’ sport and recreation activities after a pilot program was extended to Albany.

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World Wetlands Day image
20 January 2017

The City of Albany will again host an event for World Wetlands Day following the success of its inaugural event last year.

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