Segway tours arrive at National Anzac Centre image
12 May 2017

The National Anzac Centre has partnered with Albany Segway Tours to trial the delivery of an iconic Segway experience through some of Albany’s most popular tourist sites.

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Amnesty period for short-term accommodation image
11 May 2017

The City of Albany is working with local homeowners to educate them on their obligations when operating short-term holiday accommodation following last month’s council meeting where elected members voted to endorse a two month information and amnesty period.

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City supports Shine the Light campaign image
8 May 2017

The City of Albany is continuing its support of WALGA’s RoadWise by participating in the 2017 Shine the Light on Road Safety campaign.

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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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