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Food vans offer diverse options for suburbs
Posted 02 December 2020 Food vans offer diverse options for suburbs

Options for foodies in Geraldton just got a whole lot better with the City of Greater Geraldton supporting two new food van ventures.

City Services Update #17: Mandatory contact registers
Posted 27 November 2020 City Services Update #17: Mandatory contact registers

The City of Greater Geraldton has been closely monitoring the WA COVID-19 Roadmap and as of Saturday 5 December, particular venues and businesses will be required to maintain mandatory contact registers to support COVID-19 contact tracing.

Piper makes 20 year milestone
Posted 20 November 2020 Piper makes 20 year milestone

As the sun set on the 79th anniversary of the sinking of the HMAS Sydney II, Tom Powell celebrated a 20 year milestone having played the bagpipes at the Commemorative Service since 2001.

GRAG welcomes multiple exhibitions
Posted 18 November 2020 GRAG welcomes multiple exhibitions

Acclaimed Australian artist, writer and filmmaker Shaun Tan will have his paintings, drawings and sketches on the walls of the Geraldton Regional Art Gallery (GRAG) for all to see this Friday night.

Students to dream a little bigger with Imagine Program
Posted 17 November 2020 Students to dream a little bigger with Imagine Program

Youngsters will learn about the changing nature of transport, mobility and road safety as the RAC Imagine Program™ officially kicks off today in Geraldton.

City supports increase in flight schedule
Posted 17 November 2020 City supports increase in flight schedule

Flights in and out of Geraldton are becoming more frequent with additional services being added every week.

Aquarena claims Waterwise accolade
Posted 10 November 2020 Aquarena claims Waterwise accolade

Water efficiency practices at the Geraldton Aquarena has seen the facility named a Waterwise Aquatic Centre as part of a Water Corporation program.

HMAS commemoration delivered in digital format
Posted 10 November 2020 HMAS commemoration delivered in digital format

Australia’s greatest naval tragedy, the sinking of the HMAS Sydney II, will be remembered with an online ceremony to mark the 79th anniversary.

Nominations open for Community Citizen of the Year Awards
Posted 06 November 2020 Nominations open for Community Citizen of the Year Awards

There are many quiet achievers that make our community a great place to live and now is the time to recognise their efforts through the Australia Day Community Citizen of the Year Awards.

City Services Update #16: Phase 4 extension
Posted 04 November 2020 City Services Update #16: Phase 4 extension

The City of Greater Geraldton has been closely monitoring the WA COVID-19 Roadmap and its implications for the reopening and reinstating of City facilities and programming.

RAC Intellibus® to call Geraldton “home” for a little longer
Posted 22 October 2020 RAC Intellibus® to call Geraldton “home” for a little longer

Those who are yet to have experienced the RAC Intellibus® will be pleased to know that the driverless technology experience is expanding in Geraldton until early December!

Truck drivers urged to slow down on rural roads
Posted 21 October 2020 Truck drivers urged to slow down on rural roads

With the 2020 harvest getting underway, truck drivers are being urged to slow down during this harvest season to help preserve the condition of unsealed rural roads and maintain road safety for all road users in the Midwest.

New itineraries spark wanderlust
Posted 19 October 2020 New itineraries spark wanderlust

Exploring the region has never been easier thanks to the creation of grab and go visitor itineraries that are now available to collect at the Geraldton Visitor Centre!

Lightbox Gallery welcomes Bruce
Posted 12 October 2020 Lightbox Gallery welcomes Bruce

Zac Bruce is the next artist to feature in the Post Office Lane Lightbox Gallery and his works featuring glitched images are sure to stir our memories and nostalgia for the past.

Passport 2 Employment returns to Geraldton
Posted 08 October 2020 Passport 2 Employment returns to Geraldton

Select year 11 and 12 students from local schools are set to benefit from a boost to their education and future work, with the return of Passport 2 Employment.

Durlacher Street closes for roundabout construction
Posted 08 October 2020 Durlacher Street closes for roundabout construction

Construction works to transform the T-intersection at Durlacher and Maitland Street, an identified Black Spot and one of the busiest in the CBD, will begin on Monday 19 October 2020.

125 years of township celebrated in print
Posted 07 October 2020 125 years of township celebrated in print

Locals in Mullewa recently gathered for a special art exhibition orchestrated by Mullewa Arts Development (MAD) to celebrate and acknowledge the town’s 125 years.

Big Sky another big success
Posted 06 October 2020 Big Sky another big success

It was a big turnout at the Geraldton Regional Library on Thursday night as people came from far and wide to attend the Big Sky Readers and Writers Festival 2020 (Big Sky) opening night.

GRAG welcomes artworks from iconic Australian artist
Posted 01 October 2020 GRAG welcomes artworks from iconic Australian artist

Geraldton Regional Art Gallery (GRAG) will welcome a new exhibition this Friday that features works from iconic Australian artist Arthur Boyd.

Local contractor awarded Durlacher Street roundabout tender
Posted 29 September 2020 Local contractor awarded Durlacher Street roundabout tender

City of Greater Geraldton Council has awarded local contractor Red Dust Holdings the tender to build the highly anticipated roundabout at the intersection of Durlacher and Maitland Streets.

Spring School Holiday Program blossoms
Posted 25 September 2020 Spring School Holiday Program blossoms

Looking for ways to keep the kids happy this break? The Spring School Holiday Program is overflowing with ideas that will keep kids of all ages entertained.

New corridor to bypass Geraldton
Posted 25 September 2020 New corridor to bypass Geraldton

The City of Greater Geraldton is calling community members to voice their opinion on Main Roads proposed new corridor, which bypasses Geraldton to connect Dongara and Northampton.

Yarn Bomb challenge set to take on Bridgetown
Posted 24 September 2020 Yarn Bomb challenge set to take on Bridgetown

Keen eyes will have noticed a splash of colour weaving its way throughout the Foreshore and Marine Terrace as part of a local community group’s mission to ‘yarn bomb’ Geraldton with more than 29,549 pieces of knitted and crochet works.

Local childcare centres soar through food allergen awareness checks
Posted 21 September 2020 Local childcare centres soar through food allergen awareness checks

Local childcare centres have claimed five out of five stars in a recent routine food inspection conducted by the City of Greater Geraldton’s Environmental Health team.

Reconciliation Action Plan feedback wanted
Posted 21 September 2020 Reconciliation Action Plan feedback wanted

The City of Greater Geraldton is committed to reconciliation and wants your feedback on closing the gap initiatives the organisation has delivered in the past three years.

City Services Update #15: QPT and Events
Posted 18 September 2020 City Services Update #15: QPT and Events

With the effects of the global COVID-19 pandemic still being felt, the City of Greater Geraldton continues to make necessary changes and adaptions to adhere to current restrictions.

QEII Centre continues to impress
Posted 16 September 2020 QEII Centre continues to impress

A recent survey by the Department of Communities has revealed that customer satisfaction at the QEII Seniors and Community Centre remains at an all-time high.

Council supports funding for local sport upgrades
Posted 10 September 2020 Council supports funding for local sport upgrades

Councillors have voiced the importance of sport and recreation in the community and supported three applications for state grant funding.

Innovation travels into town this September
Posted 09 September 2020 Innovation travels into town this September

Geraldton’s CBD is about to receive a boost of technology and innovation as RAC’s ground-breaking driverless vehicle demonstration pulls into town this September.

Opportunity open for management of Tip Shop
Posted 07 September 2020 Opportunity open for management of Tip Shop

Local organisations, businesses and individuals are invited to submit an expression of interest (EOI) for management of the City’s Reuse and Recycle Shop, better known as the Tip Shop.

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