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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Hackathon to explore energy self sufficiency image
6 March 2018

A gathering of bright minds could be the spark Albany needs to become WA’s first regional city completely powered by renewable energy.

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Guidelines to achieve good design at Middleton Beach image
2 March 2018

Council has endorsed the proposed design guidelines for the Middleton Beach Activity Centre for public comment so the community can have a chance to help set expectations for development at the popular beachfront.

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Pride and passion delivers community results image
22 February 2018

The City of Albany's 2016-2017 Annual Report shares the service delivery highlights and achievements of the past year as well as introducing some of its dedicated staff and what the work they do for the community.

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US Consul General brings Community Education Program to Albany image
16 February 2018

The program will feature public presentations by U.S. film expert Alrick Brown including a film screening of 2017 Sundance Selection, Tell Them We are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities, as well as a presentation by Consul General Cooke.

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Works to start on Ellen Cove jetty restoration image
16 February 2018

Contractors will no longer need to lower the Ellen Cove swimming enclosure to carry out upgrade works on the jetty and will instead access the work site from the beach and boardwalk pathway.

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Schools to join Queen's Baton Relay celebration image
14 February 2018

Schools from across the Great Southern will fill the Town Square next Thursday, February 22 as Albany celebrates the Queen’s Baton Relay. Albany is the first stop in Western Australia for the Baton, which has been travelling throughout the Commonwealth for more than 50 days in the lead up to the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.

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