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City advocates for increased liveability and amenity to entice new
Posted 09 July 2020 City advocates for increased liveability and amenity to entice new residents

With increased pressure on infrastructure and congestion in Western Australia’s capital due to population growth, the City of Greater Geraldton is advocating for investment in its area to further enhance its liveability to attract new residents.

Community Nursery volunteers green the City
Posted 08 July 2020 Community Nursery volunteers green the City

The 2020 winter planting season is off to a great start with thousands of seedlings and cuttings produced by the 35 City of Greater Geraldton’s Community Nursery volunteers now taking root in parks, reserves and private gardens across the City region.

Botanic Garden begins to grow
Posted 07 July 2020 Botanic Garden begins to grow

The staged transformation of Maitland Park into a botanic garden has begun with the first native seedlings planted by Friends of Geraldton Gardens (FroGGs) members and volunteers on Saturday.

Qantas sale to encourage tourism in Geraldton
Posted 07 July 2020 Qantas sale to encourage tourism in Geraldton

If your friends and family have been planning their Geraldton getaway, now is the perfect time to book flights as Qantas released affordable airfares as part of their domestic network sale.

City contractor cleaning up fish kill incident at Greenough River
Posted 06 July 2020 City contractor cleaning up fish kill incident at Greenough River

Community members are advised that a City of Greater Geraldton contractor is currently cleaning up a large amount of dead fish in Cape Burney along the Greenough River.

Initial FOGO Trial results are in the green
Posted 03 July 2020 Initial FOGO Trial results are in the green

First quarter results of the Food Organic Garden Organic (FOGO) Trial show participants are embracing the City of Greater Geraldton’s waste reduction program.

City donates computers to Leaning Tree
Posted 02 July 2020 City donates computers to Leaning Tree

Teachers and students at the Leaning Tree Steiner School have welcomed new technology thanks to a recent donation from the City of Greater Geraldton.

Rocks a hit at state Architecture Awards
Posted 30 June 2020 Rocks a hit at state Architecture Awards

Rocks Laneway is in the spotlight after architects Taylor Robinson Chaney Broderick (TRCB) claimed the John Septimus Roe Award for Urban Design at the 2020 WA Architecture Awards.

School Holiday Program returns this winter
Posted 29 June 2020 School Holiday Program returns this winter

Keeping busy during this winter break just got a whole lot easier with the release of the City of Greater Geraldton’s Winter School Holiday Program.

City Services Update #14: Phase 4
Posted 26 June 2020 City Services Update #14: Phase 4

The City of Greater Geraldton wishes to advise there will be various updates to City services and facilities from Saturday 27 June as part of the government’s phase four restrictions.

Sport and recreation kicks goals in City Budget
Posted 23 June 2020 Sport and recreation kicks goals in City Budget

Those accessing sport and recreation in Geraldton will reap the benefits of the City of Greater Geraldton’s 2020/21 Budget with more than more than $1.2 million to be spent in the new financial year.

Budget underpins ongoing sustainability
Posted 23 June 2020 Budget underpins ongoing sustainability

Projects to harvest storm water, utilise clean energy, reduce waste and adapt to climate change will be rolled out in the 2020/21 Financial Year.

Major reserves upgrades in the Budget
Posted 23 June 2020 Major reserves upgrades in the Budget

Major upgrades to four popular reserves in Geraldton and Mullewa have been included in the City of Greater Geraldton’s 2020/21 Budget.

Budget paves way to improved footpaths and roads
Posted 23 June 2020 Budget paves way to improved footpaths and roads

Improving road safety and traffic management, renewing aged roads and increasing accessibility across the City region are top priorities in the 2020/21 Budget.

Revenue measures provide savings to community
Posted 23 June 2020 Revenue measures provide savings to community

Despite a significant decline in revenue, a number of measures in the City of Greater Geraldton’s 2020/21 Budget are offering substantial savings to the community.

No increase and discount on rates to offer relief
Posted 23 June 2020 No increase and discount on rates to offer relief

No increase and a discount on rates will help offer relief to ratepayers as Council adopted the City of Greater Geraldton’s 2020/21 Budget.

Splash of colour for new development
Posted 17 June 2020 Splash of colour for new development

Residents in Mahomets Flats will soon enjoy a new public art mural as part of the development taking place on Brand Highway.

City Services Update #13:  Mullewa Caravan Park re-opens
Posted 16 June 2020 City Services Update #13: Mullewa Caravan Park re-opens

The Mullewa Caravan Park will re-open to the public from Wednesday 17 June 2020.

City calls for illegal mountain bike track construction to stop
Posted 16 June 2020 City calls for illegal mountain bike track construction to stop

The City is urging locals to stop cutting illegal mountain bike tracks in the Chapman River Regional Park or the future use of the area for cycling activities will be at risk.

Department of Communities continue QEII Centre support
Posted 15 June 2020 Department of Communities continue QEII Centre support

Seniors and community members will continue to enjoy services from the popular QEII Seniors and Community Centre thanks to a vital funding announcement from the Department of Communities.

Visitor Centre co-location to create synergies
Posted 12 June 2020 Visitor Centre co-location to create synergies

Greater efficiencies and synergies will be created as part of the Geraldton Visitor Centre Services co-location with the Geraldton Regional Art Gallery.

City commends state housing stimulus project
Posted 08 June 2020 City commends state housing stimulus project

The City of Greater Geraldton have commended the state government’s recently announced Social Housing Economic Recovery package saying it is a great opportunity for suburbs in Geraldton.

City Services Update #11: Phase Three
Posted 05 June 2020 City Services Update #11: Phase Three

The City of Greater Geraldton wishes to advise there will be various updates to City services and infrastructure from Saturday 6 June as part of the government’s phase three restrictions.

Local leaders call for investment commitments in lead up to State Election
Posted 03 June 2020 Local leaders call for investment commitments in lead up to State Election

Progress Midwest is calling on the State Government, our sitting member Ian Blayney MLA and the Opposition Leaders for a commitment to key game changing priorities for the Midwest region by launching its 2021 State Election Priorities document.

Lotterywest funds massive GRAMS Reserve upgrade
Posted 03 June 2020 Lotterywest funds massive GRAMS Reserve upgrade

The City of Greater Geraldton’s recent investment in GRAMS Reserve has been generously supported with a $530,000 grant from Lotterywest.

Federal Government extends funding lifeline to the City
Posted 27 May 2020 Federal Government extends funding lifeline to the City

The City of Greater Geraldton has been thrown a $1.3 million lifeline from the Federal Government to deliver priority local road and community infrastructure projects.

In this together for National Reconciliation Week
Posted 26 May 2020 In this together for National Reconciliation Week

Embracing the theme of ‘In This Together’, National Reconciliation Week is a time for all Australians to learn about our shared histories, cultures, and achievements, and to explore how we can contribute to achieving reconciliation in Australia.

Regions relieved as borders re-open
Posted 25 May 2020 Regions relieved as borders re-open

A sigh of relief sounded over the Midwest and Northwest with the announcement of WA regions re-opening from this Friday.

City cleans up storm aftermath
Posted 25 May 2020 City cleans up storm aftermath

Clean up crews are out in full force today in the aftermath of Sunday’s storm that hit Geraldton causing widespread damage.

Mullewa Ag Show welcomes financial boost
Posted 21 May 2020 Mullewa Ag Show welcomes financial boost

The Mullewa Agriculture Show (Mullewa Ag Show) will return bigger and better next year thanks to a major funding boost from the Department of Agriculture, Water and Environment.

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