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Posted on February 24, 2017
Following a number of approaches by the City, the WA Planning Commission (WAPC) has extended the public comment period on the Meltham Station Precinct Structure Plan until Tuesday, 14 March 2017.
Posted on February 24, 2017
Residents of all ages and abilities will be given the chance to 'connect' with local sport, recreation and community groups at workshops throughout February and March as part of the Bayswater Connect Program.
Posted on February 24, 2017
Recent heavy rains and high water levels in the Swan River have combined to provide mosquitoes with ideal breeding conditions in foreshore wetland areas.
Posted on February 22, 2017
Department of Health's tips for healthy swimming
Posted on February 10, 2017
DFES has issued an alert to prepare for flooding in parts of the Perth Metropolitan, South West and Great Southern districts.
Posted on February 08, 2017
Morley Drive closure
Posted on February 03, 2017
A series of workshops that will focus on the needs of seniors in the City of Bayswater are set to begin in February.
Posted on February 03, 2017
There's nothing better in the summer months than taking time out with your family to enjoy a movie under the stars.
Posted on February 03, 2017
The pop-up aims to engage children's imaginations, inspiring them to explore new worlds and ideas and promote their creativity through reading and learning.
Posted on February 03, 2017
The City of Bayswater has appointed two Place Managers to work alongside businesses and community groups to create engaging, high quality public spaces and to bring vibrancy to the streets of the town centres of Bayswater, Maylands, Morley and Noranda.

Posted on February 02, 2017
Wright Street Closure
Posted on January 27, 2017
The City of Bayswater has recognised the selfless dedication of two of its residents and a community group at an Australia Day ceremony this morning.
Posted on January 27, 2017
The City of Bayswater has appointed two Place Managers to work alongside businesses and community groups to create engaging, high quality public spaces and to bring vibrancy to the streets of the town centres of Bayswater, Maylands, Morley and Noranda.
Posted on January 20, 2017
The City of Bayswater will run a series of free workshops in February, May and June for sporting clubs in the area.
Posted on January 13, 2017
Playground equipment at Bert Wright Park in Bayswater will be upgraded thanks to a $70,000 Lotterywest grant.
Posted on January 13, 2017
Urban beekeepers may soon be able to keep hives on public land if a new trial by the City of Bayswater proves successful.
Posted on January 13, 2017
New practice cricket nets for Deschamp Reserve will attract more local players to the game and are a major plus for the Noranda Primary School, which is adjacent to the reserve.
Posted on December 16, 2016
(SAT) State Administrative Tribunal Decision - Concrete Batching Plant - Lot 2 (Nos 277-279) Collier Road, Bayswater.
Posted on December 15, 2016
Public Notice of a Special Meeting of Council
Posted on December 14, 2016
Review of the City's Standing Orders Local Law 2013
Posted on December 09, 2016
All members of the community are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting of Electors to be held on Thursday 15 December 2016 in the Council Chamber, Civic Centre, 61 Broun Avenue, Morley, commencing at 6:30pm.
Posted on December 08, 2016
Public Notice - 2017 Committee and Council Meeting Dates
Posted on December 08, 2016
Release of Geotechnical Report relating to the subdivision at lots 6-10 and 14, 128 and 130 King William Street, Bayswater.
Posted on November 25, 2016
During December the City's Library Service will be hosting a craft workshop, homemade gifts and a concert featuring ukuleles and banjeleles.
Posted on November 25, 2016
The City of Bayswater Libraries will be celebrating Christmas this year with an extra special series of storytime sessions and family events.
Posted on November 25, 2016
Bayswater residents are being encouraged to light up their houses with festive flair as part of the City of Bayswater's Christmas Lights Competition. 
Posted on November 25, 2016
The City of Bayswater has named artist Clare McFarlane the winner of the Open Prize at this year's 2016 Art Award and Exhibition. 
Posted on November 23, 2016
15 December 2016
Posted on November 22, 2016
Public Notice - Special Council Meeting
Posted on November 18, 2016
City of Bayswater residents will now be able to grow fruit and vegetables on their verges thanks to new guidelines approved at this week's Council Meeting. 
Posted on November 11, 2016
The City of Bayswater has awarded $69,715 in funding towards community art projects aimed at fostering and developing art within the local community. 
Posted on November 11, 2016
A $40,000 grant to YouthCARE from the City of Bayswater is helping to fund a wide range of support services to students at local primary and high schools.
Posted on October 14, 2016
'StarBoppers Dance and Yoga Time' sessions are designed to assist parents engage in the development of their pre-school child's listening and motor skills in a fun environment
Posted on October 07, 2016

Local sporting clubs and groups are invited to take part in an 'express' Clubs' Conference at Lightning Park on 26 October that will provide them with all they need to know about food safety, social media and grant writing in just 90 minutes.

Posted on October 07, 2016
The City of Bayswater will deliver on its commitment to greening our City and increasing our urban tree canopy when it plants its 1000th street tree on Benara Road in Noranda on Wednesday 12 October.
Posted on September 30, 2016
Local not-for-profit community groups and clubs will learn how to become social media savvy and create their own 'brand' as part of a Community Training Program to be launched by the City of Bayswater on Wednesday 5 October.
Posted on September 30, 2016
During October the City's Library Service will host a number of educational and fun adult activity sessions that are suitable for everyone.
Posted on September 28, 2016
During the September/October school holidays the City of Bayswater's Libraries will be hosting a stimulating and fun filled program of activities for children aged 6 years and up from 28 September until 7 October.
Posted on September 28, 2016
The City is working with the local community to develop a structure plan to guide the future development of Bayswater town centre.
Posted on September 23, 2016
The City of Bayswater in conjunction with project consultants GHD has won the Australian Engineering Excellence Awards (AEEA) Western Australia 2016 in the environmental category for the Eric Singleton Bird Sanctuary.
Posted on September 23, 2016
Thrilled David and Wan Richards of Noranda drove away in a brand new Holden Spark worth $18,000 courtesy of sponsor Metro Motors Holden and the City of Bayswater's Pay Your Rates Early incentive prize draw.
Posted on September 23, 2016
During October the City's Library Service will host two eLearning sessions for residents. One session will focus on emails and the other session on iPads and Apps.
Posted on September 23, 2016
Children of all abilities can now enjoy Bardon Park playground together following the installation of a new 'roller table'.
Posted on September 23, 2016
The City of Bayswater looks set to be a real contender to take out the Premier's 2016 Excellence in Public Sector Management Awards after being announced as a finalist for its revitalisation of the Eric Singleton Bird Sanctuary. 
Posted on September 20, 2016
The City of Bayswater has adopted a series of measures aimed at reducing our environmental footprint as well as our energy costs. 
Posted on September 16, 2016
The City of Bayswater is seeking to work with the local community to develop a structure plan for Bayswater town centre's future development.
Posted on September 16, 2016
The City of Bayswater has launched its Community Safety and Crime Prevention Plan in a bid to create a safer community for all. 
Posted on September 16, 2016
The City of Bayswater has received approval for a grant of up to $195,000 from WA Police for the installation of new CCTV cameras in the Bayswater Town Centre.
Posted on September 15, 2016
Public Notice of 2016 Amended Ordinary Council Meeting Dates
Posted on September 13, 2016
The City of Bayswater is proud to be hosting the 2016 Art Awards and Exhibition, and is calling on local artists to submit their work.
Posted on September 09, 2016
On 1 July 2016 the City of Bayswater officially welcomed 537 households into the fold following a boundary change approved by the Minister for Local Government and residents couldn't be happier. 
Posted on September 09, 2016
CEO Francesca Lefante steps down
Posted on September 08, 2016
The City of Bayswater invites artist/s to submit quotations for the creation of a memorial to commemorate the City's previous Mayor, the late Mr. John D'Orazio.
Posted on September 06, 2016

As a Council we have recommitted to our Garden City - Quality Lifestyle ethos and we are actively working to green our City to enhance our urban living environment. 

Posted on September 02, 2016
The City of Bayswater is calling for entries for its 2016 Art Award and Exhibition.
Posted on September 02, 2016
Come along to the Bayswater Library on Wednesday 21 September and discover how easy it is to grow herbs from gardening guru Regina Drummond.
Posted on September 02, 2016
The City of Bayswater resolved at its Ordinary Meeting held on Tuesday 21 June 2016 to establish a Governance and Accountability Portal providing a single access point for the community to access information about the governance arrangements for the City.
Posted on September 02, 2016
Public Notice
Posted on August 30, 2016
There is a great new app available for smartphones that will make it easier for the community to report maintenance issues, such as graffiti, overflowing bins and potholes, to the City of Bayswater.
Posted on August 26, 2016
At its meeting on 23 August Council adopted an extensive engagement plan that will seek to capture the community's vision for the Bayswater Town Centre.
Posted on August 26, 2016
Do you have a passion for Italian cooking? Then come on down to the Morley Library on Tuesday 6 September to learn first-hand how to cook traditional Italian food from the authors of the Wow! It's Italian cookbook.
Posted on August 26, 2016
In September the City's Library Service is offering a bevy of free enticing adult activity sessions to cater to resident's broad range of interests.
Posted on August 26, 2016
Public Notice of a Special Meeting of Council
Posted on August 24, 2016
Council has adopted its community engagement strategy - Let's talk - aimed at improving the way we consult with the community.
Posted on August 19, 2016
The City of Bayswater has adopted a new Community Engagement Strategy Let's talk - aimed at improving the way it consults with the community.
Posted on August 19, 2016
City of Bayswater Mayor Barry McKenna has hailed the launch of a free to download smartphone application, Localeye, which enables residents to report maintenance issues directly to the City of Bayswater and other local governments.
Posted on August 18, 2016
Public Notice of a Special Council Meeting - 6 September
Posted on August 12, 2016
The City of Bayswater Library Service is inviting residents to attend a myriad of entertaining and free activities to be held this month. 
Posted on August 12, 2016
The City of Bayswater and Inclusion WA's Have A Go Day event has taken out the coveted Community Event of the Year Award at this year's Department of Sport and Recreation Industry Awards. 
Posted on August 11, 2016
The City of Bayswater is seeking a professional aged care operator to take on the operation and redevelopment of Mertome Retirement Village.
Posted on August 09, 2016
Relocation of Main Entrance
Posted on August 09, 2016
It is estimated that the average Australian household has around eight internet connected devices and up to 24 electrical appliances. 
Posted on August 03, 2016
News - Release of Information Regarding Lot 14, 128 King William Street, Bayswater
Posted on August 02, 2016
I want to congratulate Embleton resident, Mr Lancy Rodrigues, who won an iPad mini as part of the City's promotion of our eRates service.
Posted on July 29, 2016
The City of Bayswater has donated 30 mature trees and 1000 seedlings to John Forrest Secondary College to mark Schools Tree Day and National Tree Day this week.
Posted on July 29, 2016
The City of Bayswater and the Baigup Wetland Interest Group are finalising rehabilitation works at the Baigup Wetlands made possible by a $75,000 grant from the Federal Government.
Posted on July 26, 2016
Two new fishing line disposal units have been installed at Claughton Reserve in Bayswater to ensure wildlife does not become entangled in the fishing line.
Posted on July 26, 2016

The City of Bayswater has taken a stand against tree vandals by painting a dead street tree bright yellow after finding drill holes in its roots.

 

Posted on July 26, 2016

A work of art is an adventure of the mind said French playwright Eugène Ionesco.

 

Posted on July 21, 2016

Public Notice - Adopted -Dogs Local Law 2016 and Local Government Property Local Law 2016.

Posted on July 20, 2016
Pool Concourse Refurbishment
Posted on July 19, 2016
Wave Pool Closed Until - 11 August
Posted on July 19, 2016
E-waste such as old televisions, laptops, CRT and LCD monitors, keyboards, computers, and printers can contain hazardous substances that are bad news for the environment and should never end up in Perth's landfill sites. 
Posted on July 15, 2016
The City of Bayswater has awarded education scholarships to four talented young people, in recognition of their commitment and outstanding achievements.
Posted on July 15, 2016
The City of Bayswater has doubled its funding for street trees this financial year from $200,000 to $400,000 as part of its commitment to increase the City's canopy coverage.
Posted on July 15, 2016
A new nature playground in Bert Wright Park in the Bayswater Town Centre is proving a big hit with children of all ages.
Posted on July 15, 2016
The City of Bayswater will launch a Community Art Grants Program on Monday 18 July to assist local community groups, schools and individuals to showcase their talents on a public platform.
Posted on July 15, 2016
The City of Bayswater and the Eastern Metropolitan Regional Council (EMRC) have developed environmentally themed resources, which are now available in one place to support the Sustainability and Environmental Education Program for schools.
Posted on July 05, 2016
This month a helicopter emergency rescue exercise coordinated by the Bayswater State Emergency Services (SES) will take place on Wednesday 13 July from 7.30 to 8.30pm in the heart of Bayswater.
Posted on July 05, 2016

In accordance with section 3.50 (1)(a) of the Local Government Act 1995, notice is hereby given that the City of Bayswater proposes to temporarily close Lyric Lane for a period of approximately 15 months (September 2016 - November 2017).

Closure will extend from Ellard Lane to the rear boundary of Lot 67 Guildford Road, Maylands, to aid the development of the property.

Posted on July 01, 2016
Council has voted to remove alfresco permit fees and reduce the 'red tape' in a bid to transform the City's town centres into vibrant places to eat, shop and visit.
Posted on July 01, 2016
The City of Bayswater residents will now be able to enjoy an array of delectable food at different locations after a policy was adopted following a very successful one year trial of Mobile Food Vehicles.
Posted on July 01, 2016
The City of Bayswater has recently received a development application from Galleria Shopping Centre owners the Perron Group and Vicinity Centres seeking approval for the $350 million redevelopment of the shopping centre.
Posted on July 01, 2016
The City of Bayswater has set a budget for the 2016-17 financial year aimed at funding the services demanded by the community, whilst also maintaining and improving the City’s infrastructure and community assets.

Posted on July 01, 2016
Welcome to the City of  Bayswater - Noranda Residents
Posted on June 29, 2016
Council resolved to adopt the City of Bayswater Parking and Parking Facilities Local Law 2016 and the Keeping and Control of Cats Local Law 2016.
Posted on June 29, 2016
How would our community cope in the face of a natural disaster?
Posted on June 29, 2016
During the July school holidays the City of Bayswater's libraries will be hosting a stimulating and fun filled program of activities for children aged 6 to 12. 
Posted on June 28, 2016
The City of Bayswater has adopted a Mobile Food Vehicle policy at its Ordinary Council meeting held on Tuesday, June 21. 
Posted on June 24, 2016
After two years in the planning, the new Bayswater Community Men's Shed in Raymond Street will officially open its doors on Tuesday 5 July.
Posted on June 24, 2016
New platform buildings and facilities, improved pedestrian crossings, the undergrounding of the rail line and an integrated bus interchange are some of the key priorities cited by participants of an online survey into the top ten priorities for the upgrade of the Bayswater Rail Station Upgrade.
Posted on June 21, 2016
It would be a crime to miss two fascinating presentations the City's libraries will be hosting this month. The first presentation will enlighten the public about solving crime using forensic science while the other will deal with the art of writing crime fiction.
Posted on June 21, 2016
American novelist and short story writer George R. R. Martin once said: "A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only one.
Posted on June 17, 2016
Public Notice of a Special Meeting of Council - 29 June
Posted on June 14, 2016
Work on the WA State Government's $2 billion Forrestfield Airport Link will begin this year and will open Perth's eastern suburbs to the rail network for the first time.
Posted on June 14, 2016
With preparations for the 2016 Avon Descent Finish Line Family Fun Day now in full swing don't forget to mark Sunday 7 August in your diary.
Posted on June 08, 2016
The City is starting a monthly photo competition as of 1 January 2016.
Posted on June 04, 2016
Public Notice - Health Local Law 2016
Posted on May 24, 2016
In exciting news for our local kids, work has just commenced on the City of Bayswater’s newest nature-based playground at Bert Wright Park in Bayswater.
Posted on May 23, 2016
Tonkin Highway Upgrade - Northlink
Posted on May 20, 2016
Public Notice - Amended Council Meeting Dates
Posted on May 18, 2016
National Volunteer Week was celebrated Australia wide last week, from May 9 to 15, in support of more than 6 million volunteers throughout the country.
Posted on May 17, 2016
Take the Online Survey and Let's Talk
Posted on May 14, 2016
Public Notice
Posted on May 10, 2016
The City of Bayswater is rewarding excellence by providing six scholarships to outstanding individuals who excel in education.
Posted on May 09, 2016
The Minister for Local Government has approved a boundary change that will see a part of Noranda, currently administered by the City of Swan, move to the City of Bayswater.
Posted on May 04, 2016
Welfare and Recovery Emergency Evacuation Exercise “Blue Cloud”
Posted on May 02, 2016
The State Government launched its bush fire reform package at the end of last year following the Keelty Report into the Perth Hills bushfires in 2011.
Posted on April 27, 2016
The City of Bayswater is currently looking for expressions of interest from the community to join the conversation to help develop our Community Engagement Strategy and Framework.
Posted on April 19, 2016
The City's Morley Library is preparing to move to a new home at the Les Hansman Community Centre on 246 Walter Road in Morley and will open at this new location from Monday, 16 May 2016.
Posted on April 19, 2016
Community Perception Survey 2016 Results
Posted on April 18, 2016
Morley Library Closure.
Posted on April 14, 2016

To assess our attractiveness as a place for business, it is important to understand our City's economic profile and I would like to share with you some key figures.

Posted on April 08, 2016
Public Notice - Proposed Caretaker Election Period Policy
Posted on April 08, 2016
ANZAC Day Services
Posted on April 07, 2016
You may have seen the large sign recently erected by the City at Ingles Reserve in Bayswater where a number of trees have been poisoned. 
Posted on April 06, 2016
To assess our attractiveness as a place for business, it is important to understand our City's economic profile and I would like to share with you some key figures.
Posted on March 31, 2016
Noranda Boundary Change - Q&A
Posted on March 29, 2016
Temporary change to flight paths
Posted on March 24, 2016
Public Notice - Review of Local Laws
Posted on March 24, 2016
Public Notice - Proposed Property Local Law
Posted on March 23, 2016
Local residents are invited to come along and try out some great new activities at the City of Bayswater's 'Have a Go' Day on Sunday, April 10 at The RISE Multipurpose Centre in Maylands.
Posted on March 09, 2016
If there was a medical emergency where someone's life was in danger, would you know what to do?
Posted on March 09, 2016
City first for transparency move
Posted on March 09, 2016
City to review its scholarship programme
Posted on March 09, 2016
Community engagement on the future of Maylands Waterland
Posted on March 09, 2016
City donates to Tropical Cyclone Winston appeal
Posted on March 05, 2016
Public Notice - Noise Management Plan Street Cleaning
Posted on March 03, 2016
If there was a medical emergency where someone's life was in danger, would you know what to do?
Posted on September 23, 2015
The City of Bayswater would like to invite our residents to have their say about criminal and anti-social behaviour by completing a survey.
Posted on August 31, 2015
The City of Bayswater residents will have an opportunity to ask questions about Forrestfield-Airport Link at the upcoming community information session to be held by the Public Transport Authority.
Posted on August 26, 2015
The City is gearing up for its very first virtual Triathlon around Australia competition which will be held at Bayswater Waves and The RISE.
Posted on August 18, 2015
The City of Bayswater councillors will join the Aged and Community Services, CEO, Trevor Lovelle in delivering delicious and freshly prepared hot meals to our residents to mark the National Meals on Wheels Day on Wednesday, August 26.
Posted on August 09, 2015
I would like to congratulate the Noranda Senior Football Club and WA Cricket Club for the Blind, volunteer, Fay Cotter, for receiving 2015 Blue Ribbon Club Awards, at the Summer Clubs Conference on Monday.
Posted on August 05, 2015
Over 4000 people attended the free Avon Descent Finish Line Family Fun Day held on Sunday at the picturesque Riverside Gardens.
Posted on July 30, 2015
The City of Bayswater and the Eastern Metropolitan Regional Council are organising a variety of free sustainability workshops this coming spring. These workshops will give you the knowledge and provide you with cost-effective tools to lower your power bills while simultaneously reducing your environmental footprint.
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