News & Announcements

City of Kalamunda media releases and announcements listed below:

29 April 2020

COVID-19 hygiene training sets course for hospitality recovery

The WA Government announced on Wednesday, 29 April 2020 that WA's hospitality industry is being prepared for a return to business with the launch of a mandatory COVID-19 hygiene training program to protect the public and venue staff.
Two colleagues shaking hands in a meeting
28 April 2020

City Backs Small Business Advisory Support Program

The City of Kalamunda has launched a confidential, advisory support program to help local small businesses through this challenging time.
Silhouette of a cyclist riding with sun shining behind him.
22 April 2020

City’s Plan to Create Cycle Infrastructure and Improve Safety

The City of Kalamunda is looking to deliver significant infrastructure over the next five years to support cyclists and improve safety.
View from Zig Zag area in Gooseberry Hill - Perth City visible in distance
22 April 2020

Notice of Proposed Road Closure: ZIG ZAG SCENIC DRIVE

The City of Kalamunda invites public comment on the proposed closure of Zig Zag Scenic Drive between Ocean View Parade and Ridge Hill Road for a period of six (6) months.
Analogue Clock
21 April 2020

Opening Hours: ANZAC

RSLWA is encouraging all Aussies to get creative in a show of mateship this ANZAC Day – by standing in quiet contemplation at the end of their driveways, or on their balconies, at 6am on Saturday, April 25.
A family cycling down a bush cycle track
16 April 2020

Mountain biking in the Perth Hills – Illegal Jumps in the spotlight

Bike riders are asked to stop building bike jumps in reserves and protect our natural bushland. While the City of Kalamunda encourages active and creative pursuits, protecting the natural environment for future generations is a priority.
A large bushfire burning fully grown trees with flames reaching the top of several of them.
10 April 2020

Total Fire Ban | Harvest & Vehicle Movement Ban Declared for City of Kalamunda

TOTAL FIRE BAN declared for City of Kalamunda on 11 April 2020. HARVEST & VEHICLE MOVEMENT BAN declared for the City of Kalamunda on Saturday 11 April 2020 from 11:00hrs (11:00am) to 17:00hrs (5:00pm)
A firefighter silhouette who is hosing a large fire in front of them
9 April 2020

NO Burning Permitted this weekend

No burning is permitted at any time for Perth Hills on Friday, 10 April and Saturday, 11 April 2020.
8 April 2020

City of Kalamunda announces COVID-19 Hardship Policy

The City of Kalamunda Council held a special meeting last night to set the principles and parameters for a crisis budget to meet the challenges produced by the coronavirus pandemic.
View from Zig Zag area in Gooseberry Hill - Perth City visible in distance
8 April 2020

Temporary measures for Zig Zag Scenic Drive

Council has resolved to close the Zig Zag Scenic Drive to vehicles for 6 months as a temporary measure. The temporary closure is planned to come into effect from the 30 May 2020.
Walliston Map Layout
7 April 2020

Vehicle limits at Walliston Transfer Station during COVID-19 pandemic

The City of Kalamunda has announced new limits to the number of vehicles permitted at Walliston Transfer Station at one time.
Analogue Clock
7 April 2020

Opening Hours: Easter

The Mayor, Councillors, CEO and Staff at the City of Kalamunda would like to wish all the community a safe Easter and thank you for your calm resolve over the last few weeks as we worked through what the Coronavirus pandemic meant for our community.
Easter themed setting of yellow daffodils and decorative eggs
7 April 2020

Wishing you a Safe Easter

The City of Kalamunda is reminding residents to stay safe this Easter, be kind to one another and reflect on all of our communities amazing achievements, as well as thinking about our health and wellbeing.
Books in a row
7 April 2020

City Libraries Switch to Virtual Services

The City of Kalamunda reminds residents while their physical doors are temporarily closed, the City’s libraries are ‘virtually’ open.
Council Chambers - Microphone
2 April 2020

Notice of Special Meeting of Council

Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of Council will be held in the Council Chambers, Administration Centre, 2 Railway Road, Kalamunda, on: Tuesday 7 April 2020 commencing at 6.30 pm.
Patches of controlled fire burning in bushland near buildings
1 April 2020

Restricted burn period proceeds with COVID-19 measures

The City of Kalamunda announced the annual restricted burning period will open as usual between 1 April to 31 May, with special COVID-19 measures in place to protect City staff and the community.
image showing an abstract journey of data lines with a city background
1 April 2020

Website Maintenance: 2 April 2020

The City of Kalamunda's website will not be available from approximately 8.00am to 8.45am on Thursday, 2 April 2020 whilst our website undergoes some scheduled system maintenance.
Fleming Reserve in High Wycombe
31 March 2020

City of Kalamunda closes playgrounds and skate parks

The City of Kalamunda has closed all playgrounds, skate parks and outdoor equipment in City reserves to slow the spread of COVID-19.
Jacaranda Springs in High Wycombe
29 March 2020

Playgrounds and Skate Parks Closed

Please note the City of Kalamunda has closed all Playgrounds and Skateparks in accordance with the direction of the National Cabinet effective immediately.
This illustration, created at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), reveals ultrastructural morphology exhibited by coronaviruses
28 March 2020

City to Launch Community Plan to Tackle COVID-19 Crisis

City of Kalamunda Councillors and staff have been working tirelessly to understand and prepare for the local financial and social impacts as the COVID-19 crisis unfolds.
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