Media Releases

Objects & Reasons
29 May 2024

Have Your Say - 2024-2025 Differential Rates Advertised

The City of Kalamunda is seeking feedback from ratepayers on the proposed differential rates for 2024/2025.
20 May 2024

City Announces Latest Local Hero – Clare Palmer

The City of Kalamunda proudly announces Clare Palmer as the latest recipient of the Local Hero Award, recognising her outstanding contributions to the community, particularly her pivotal role in the Kalamunda Community Garden.
20 May 2024

City Celebrates Opening of Upgraded Fleming Reserve Playground

The City of Kalamunda is delighted to announce the official opening of the upgraded Fleming Reserve Playground, made possible through $265,000 in funding from the City's public open space cash in lieu program. This significant investment has transformed Fleming Reserve into a vibrant and inclusive space for the community to enjoy.
1 May 2024

Legacy Lantern Ceremony: A Community Tribute to Loved Ones

The City of Kalamunda, in partnership with Kalamunda Compassionate Communities, is proud to announce the Legacy Lantern Ceremony, a free community event honouring the memories of loved ones who have passed away.
30 April 2024

City Celebrates Independent Print Culture with Paper Treasures Exhibition

The City of Kalamunda is proud to showcase the local risograph and print art community in a colourful display of prints as part of the Paper Treasures exhibition at the Zig Zag Gallery this month.
23 April 2024

City Honours Mike Perry with Freeman of the City Award

The City of Kalamunda proudly announced Mike Perry as the recipient of the prestigious Freeman of the City award at the opening of the 2024 season of the Kalamunda Districts Junior Football Club.
FOGO_wastesorted, govt wa and city of kalamunda logo
18 April 2024

City is ready to FOGO in 2024

The City of Kalamunda is making significant strides in enhancing household recycling rates with its upcoming FOGO three-bin system, set to debut in September-October 2024.
25 March 2024

City Secures Funding for 'Keeping it Cool' Project

The City of Kalamunda is proud to announce its successful bid in securing funding under the Urban Greening Grants Program, a vital initiative aimed at enhancing urban canopies and combating climate change impacts.
25 March 2024

City Prepares for Electric Vehicles

The City of Kalamunda is proud to announce its participation in a transformative initiative led by the Western Australian Local Government Association (WALGA) to transition to Electric Vehicles (EVs). Alongside 21 other Local Governments, this commitment reflects the City's dedication to sustainability and innovative solutions for a greener future.
29 January 2024

City Announces Latest Updates for Pickering Brook Projects

The City of Kalamunda is pleased to provide the community with significant updates on two of its current Advocacy Projects – the Pickering Brook Volunteer Bushfire Brigade Building and the Pickering Brook Community Hub – reflecting a strong commitment to enhancing the liveability and safety of the local community.
Seed Program - Young Entrepreneurs Program
18 January 2024

City Encourages Young Entrepreneurs to Seed Success

The City of Kalamunda is thrilled to announce the opening of Expressions of Interest (EOI) for the 2024 SEED Young Entrepreneurs Program.
Kalamatta Reserve area prior to removal of woody weeds
17 January 2024

City Reminds Residents to Report PSHB to DPIRD

The City of Kalamunda has observed a surge in enquiries from concerned residents regarding the Polyphagous Shot-Hole Borer (PSHB) in the past month.
Deep End towards water slides
17 January 2024

City Invites Residents to Make a Splash this Australia Day

Get ready to make a splash at the City of Kalamunda's much-loved annual Pool Party on Friday, 26 January 2024, at the Kalamunda Water Park. This vibrant event is not just a celebration of Australia Day; it's a fantastic tribute to shared experiences, fostering unity within our diverse community.
12 January 2024

Ray Owen Pavilion and Oval Upgrades Advancing

The City of Kalamunda is excited to announce AE Hoskins Building Services will deliver the female changeroom expansion project as part of the Ray Owen Pavilion and Oval upgrades.
Rugby fields at Hartfield Park located in Forrestfield
21 December 2023

Hartfield Park Masterplan Stage 2: A New Era for a Well-Loved Space

The City of Kalamunda is thrilled to announce Carabiner Architects will lead the design team to deliver the vision for Stage 2 of the Hartfield Park Master Plan.
View from the Zig Zag showing Perth City during a sunset
11 December 2023

Hon. Ken Wyatt announced as Freeman of the City of Kalamunda

The City of Kalamunda proudly bestowed the title of Freeman upon the Hon. Ken Wyatt, in recognition of his outstanding and extensive contributions to the community, at today’s annual Thank A Volunteer Day luncheon held at the Kalamunda Community Centre.
6 December 2023

City Celebrates Vital Volunteers

In celebration of International Volunteer Day, the City of Kalamunda will proudly honour the indomitable spirit of volunteers, acknowledging their enduring impact on the local community during its annual 'Thank a Volunteer' luncheon on Friday, 8 December 2023.
Paper wrapped Christmas present on a table with a glass of milk and candy cane
5 December 2023

City Sponsorship Sparks Festive Vibes

The City of Kalamunda is proud to announce its support for six community Christmas events through its annual Christmas Festival Funding initiative.
24 November 2023

Kalamunda Water Park Open for the 2023-24 Season

The City of Kalamunda is thrilled to celebrate the 2023-24 season opening of the Kalamunda Water Park.
17 November 2023

City Celebrates Prestigious Compassionate Community Award

The City of Kalamunda is proud to announce its award win at last night’s Palliative Care WA Awards for exceptional efforts in fostering compassion and support within the community.
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