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City Of Bayswater

Environment

Bayswater Brook
The Bayswater Brook Catchment is the fifth highest contributor of nutrients into the Swan River.
Become Involved
Want to meet new people and visit new places? Participate in a fun activity that helps the environment and is great for your health?
Bungana, Brearley and Brickworks
Find the Maylands Lakes management options report, queries form and further information
Environmental Education Pack
An insight into the work the City of Bayswater is doing to look after the natural environment.
Public Health
Public Health are responsible for food safety and hygiene, immunisation, noise control and emergency management.
Environment House
Learn how to save water and power, compost, start a school food garden, or other sustainability actions,
Environmental Policy & Management
The City is developing a local environment strategy to aid in environmental management.
Eric Singleton Bird Sanctuary
City Maps
City of Bayswater Interactive Mapping Environment.
River, Bushlands and Wetlands
Swan and Helena rivers management.
Street Trees
The City of Bayswater is responsible for the planting and maintenance of street trees.
Waste and Recycling
City of Bayswater waste management information can be found on the EMRC R-Gang website
Healthy Wildlife
Interact with native wildlife without causing harm
Public Toilet Public Art
Public Toilet Public Art - Claughton Reserve

Current News

Posted on November 19, 2018
The best skateboarders in the State are set to showcase their skills at Crimea Skatepark on Friday 7 December for the Skateboarding WA State Championship Series.
Posted on November 19, 2018
Two purple benches are set to be unveiled in time for White Ribbon Day as the City of Bayswater and Orana House honour victims of domestic and family violence.
Posted on November 13, 2018
We all want to do the right thing when it comes to recycling, but with recent changes to recycling standards overseas, working out what should and shouldn't be placed in your yellow-top bin can be quite confusing.
Posted on November 12, 2018
A chance to brighten the Christmas of others is just around the corner, with the City of Bayswater’s Annual Christmas Food Appeal.
Posted on November 09, 2018
The City of Bayswater has won the Award for Environmental Leadership and Sustainability at the 2018 LG Honour Awards for its Bayswater Brook Catchment Management Project.
Posted on November 09, 2018
The City of Bayswater was awarded a 2018 LG Honour Award on Thursday 8 November for the SEED (Service Excellence Evaluation through a process of Discovery) Project.
Posted on November 09, 2018
The City of Bayswater has been recognised on the international stage for its Eric Singleton Bird Sanctuary rehabilitation project, proudly winning the award for 'Best Scoping/Operation of a Site Investigation' 2018 Australasian Land and Groundwater Association (ALGA) Awards.
Posted on November 07, 2018
The City of Bayswater and planning consultants Shape Urban were awarded a 2018 Planning Excellence Award on Friday 2 November for the Building Bayswater Project. The Award was presented in the category of ‘public engagement and community planning’.
Posted on November 01, 2018
Prevent the spread of this pest
Posted on November 01, 2018
Interim Lease - 271 Collier Road Bayswater
Posted on October 25, 2018
The City of Bayswater’s Maylands Library will begin Remembrance Day commemorations early this year with a Red Poppies for Remembrance Day workshop on Saturday 10 November.
Posted on October 24, 2018
Giant planter boxes filled with native plants, trees and greenery now line the centre of Eighth Avenue in Maylands as part of the City's Place Activation Plan for the town centre.
Posted on October 23, 2018
The City has joined forces with Environment House to trial a home composting program that will help Bayswater households reduce their organic waste.
Posted on October 22, 2018
A total of $9,250 in funding has been allocated to three community groups in the first round of the City of Bayswater’s Better Bayswater Grant.
Posted on October 16, 2018
If you own a cat or dog in the City of Bayswater, you may have recently received a notice reminding you to renew your pet registration by 30 October.
Posted on October 09, 2018
A previously empty wall outside Hawaiian's Noranda is now home to a 60 metre artwork featuring brightly coloured banksias thanks to a partnership between the City and Hawaiian.
Posted on October 05, 2018
City of Bayswater Libraries will be celebrating the right of children to enjoy childhood through an interactive series of events this National Children’s Week.
Posted on October 03, 2018
The City of Bayswater tennis clubrooms are set to officially re-open this October after undergoing a complete rebuild in recent months.
Posted on October 02, 2018
Drainage sites throughout Morley are being transformed into living, breathing wetlands thanks to a partnership between the City, the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions and Water Corporation.
Posted on September 28, 2018
The City of Bayswater has partnered with Baysie Rollers and Bayswater Men's Shed to trial a vertical garden on the corner of Whatley Crescent and King William Street in Bayswater.
Posted on September 25, 2018
Putting together a budget that delivers the services our community values whilst balancing increasing cost pressures facing local Councils is no easy task.
Posted on September 21, 2018
Commencing on Monday, 15 October 2018
Posted on September 20, 2018
Long Term Lease of Mertome Village
Posted on September 18, 2018
How we spend our time outside of work, school and other commitments is vital for our wellbeing.
Posted on September 17, 2018
The bustling Eighth Avenue is set to benefit from further upgrades as part of the City's Place Activation Plan for the Maylands Town Centre.
Posted on September 14, 2018
Michelle Sutherland has been elected as Councillor for the City of Bayswater North Ward.
Posted on September 11, 2018
Bert Wright Park is set for a pawsome afternoon this October as Doggo’s In the Park mini-festival comes to Bayswater.
Posted on September 11, 2018
There's no denying some of Perth's best gardens are in the City of Bayswater.
Posted on September 04, 2018
City of Bayswater rangers have added two bicycles to their fleet, expanding their patrol both on and off road.
Posted on August 29, 2018
Street trees are a vital ingredient in creating more liveable places
Posted on August 21, 2018
Eight new drop-off stations are now available throughout the City of Bayswater for residents to safely recycle unwanted household batteries and fluorescent light tubes.
Posted on August 21, 2018
Eight convenient drop-off locations are now available throughout the City to safely recycle household batteries and fluorescent light tubes.
Posted on August 15, 2018
Visitors to the Bayswater town centre have a new spot to sit and relax with the City's first mobile parklet installed this week.
Posted on August 10, 2018
Bayswater, Maylands and Morley libraries will host pirate-themed parties on Saturday 25 August to celebrate Children's Book Week.
Posted on August 03, 2018
The City of Bayswater has won the 'Environments Promoting Physical Activity' award at the Children's Environment and Health Local Government Policy Awards for its Russell Street Park project.
Posted on August 02, 2018
City only accepts electronic lodgement of planning and building applications.
Posted on July 31, 2018
Are you a community group looking for a contribution towards a fabulous community project? Then why not apply for funding as part of the City’s new ‘Better Bayswater’ Grant.
Posted on July 31, 2018
Bayswater Primary School students planted around 2,500 seedlings at Eric Singleton Bird Sanctuary on Friday to celebrate National Tree Day.
Posted on July 31, 2018
Expressions of Interest
Posted on July 27, 2018
The City of Bayswater is offering local groups the chance to apply for up to $5,000 funding towards projects that contribute to the City's vision for a strong and inclusive community.
Posted on July 25, 2018
We're proud of our great public spaces in the City of Bayswater. Our town centres are not just a collection of shops, but vibrant community hubs where people gather, cultures mix, friends meet, and celebrations happen.
Posted on July 25, 2018
Bayswater residents will find it easier to dispose of unwanted household items and garden waste with new waste services available from August.
Posted on July 19, 2018
At its 18 July Committee Meeting, the City of Bayswater resolved to reduce the speed limit in the Bayswater Town Centre to 40km/h.
Posted on July 17, 2018
Families, friends and spectators will gather at Riverside Gardens on Sunday 5 August to applaud Avon Descent competitors as they cross the finish line.
Posted on July 17, 2018
While the ninja warriors of Morley have been busy conquering the Russell Street Park obstacle course, the City has been working on bringing more improvements to the town centre.
Posted on July 12, 2018
Important changes to Planning and Building application procedures.
Posted on July 10, 2018
The 46th annual Avon Descent is just four weeks away and we're proud to once again host the finish line event at the picturesque Riverside Gardens.
Posted on July 05, 2018
Commencing mid July
Posted on July 04, 2018
Bayswater Council last night adopted an amendment to its budget 2018/19 giving the City four months to seek the $3.2 million required to refurbish the Maylands Waterland facility from Federal and State governments, and the private sector.
Posted on July 04, 2018
At its meeting on 3 July Council formally adopted its 2018/19 Budget.
Posted on July 02, 2018
More options will soon be available to Bayswater residents for disposing unwanted household and garden waste.
Posted on June 26, 2018
More than 50,000 native seedlings and 1,500 trees will be planted across Bayswater this winter as part of the City's biggest planting season yet.
Posted on June 25, 2018
The City of Bayswater is taking an important step in building relationships across cultures based on respect and understanding by developing its first formal Reconciliation Action Plan.
Posted on June 22, 2018
Councillor Brent Fleeton today advised the City's Chief Executive Officer of his resignation from his position of North Ward Councillor, effective as of 5pm on 29 June 2018. Cr Fleeton cited work commitments as the reason behind his resignation.
Posted on June 19, 2018
Bayswater residents are invited to contribute to the development of the City's inaugural Reconciliation Action Plan at a series of events held during and in the lead up to NAIDOC Week.
Posted on June 19, 2018
Over the past few weeks students from John Forrest Secondary College and artists from Studio 281 have been busily working on what will become the largest mural in Morley.
Posted on June 15, 2018
A 60 metre mural with a water conservation theme is the backdrop to the new Russell Street Park in Morley after a joint project between the Water Corporation, Studio 281, John Forrest Secondary College and the City of Bayswater.
Posted on June 13, 2018
Young Einsteins will pull on their lab coats this school holidays for the Mad Science program at the Morley, Maylands and Bayswater libraries
Posted on June 12, 2018
There's no denying winter has arrived. The past couple of weeks have been a timely reminder to prepare our homes for the storms ahead.
Posted on June 07, 2018
Public Notice
Posted on June 06, 2018
A kerbside dining area and historically themed mural now mark the entrance to the Maylands café and retail strip thanks to a partnership between the City of Bayswater and local businesses Mrs S Café and Studio 281.
Posted on June 06, 2018
From Tuesday, 2 July 2018 services offered by the One Stop Shop at Maylands Rise will be transferred to the Maylands Library.
Posted on June 05, 2018
The Bayswater Library is back and looking better than ever after a $156,000 refurbishment.
Posted on May 31, 2018
It's no secret that we love verge gardens in Bayswater. With so many beautiful waterwise verges in our neighbourhoods, it's easy to see why the City of Bayswater has been praised as 'Australia's most progressive and forward thinking verge gardening municipality'.
Posted on May 28, 2018
The Bayswater Library opened its doors this morning with a brand new look after a $156,000 refurbishment. Improvements include fresh paint and flooring, contemporary new furniture, a bright new children's area, upgraded public computers and a more inviting layout.
Posted on May 25, 2018
Local soccer and little athletics clubs in Noranda are enjoying upgraded facilities courtesy of a $293k investment in the Noranda Sporting Complex.
Posted on May 24, 2018
Do you have an idea for a project or activity that will bring vibrancy to your town centre? I'm pleased to introduce the City's Placemaking Seed Funding – an exciting opportunity for local groups and businesses to undertake their own placemaking initiatives.
Posted on May 23, 2018
Commencing 14 June
Posted on May 18, 2018
Grants are now available for local businesses and community groups looking to undertake placemaking projects in the Morley, Noranda, Bayswater and Maylands town centres.
Posted on May 16, 2018
A colourful array of dance and culture is coming to Morley with the City's free June Mulitcultural Community Concert.
Posted on May 14, 2018
I am delighted to announce the City's new ninja-warrior style obstacle course at Russell Park in the Morley CBD is now open.
Posted on May 14, 2018
​​At its meeting on Tuesday 8 May Council formally adopted the Bayswater Town Centre Structure Plan following extensive consultation with the community.
Posted on May 04, 2018
Consultation is underway for a major upgrade of Bayswater Train Station. Some of the features proposed as part of the upgrade include: relocating and lengthening platforms, construction of a new and higher rail bridge and opportunities for new public space.
Posted on May 04, 2018
As part of its new Community Grants Program the City of Bayswater is offering community groups the chance to apply for a share of $412,000 in funding for initiatives that contribute to the City's vision for a strong and inclusive community.
Posted on May 04, 2018
Planning and Development Services Committee - 8 May
Posted on April 27, 2018
On Saturday 5 May Robert Thompson Reserve in Noranda will be the backdrop for a 'bush themed' bonanza complete with hay bales and festive lighting as the inaugural Noranda Bush Dance takes shape.
Posted on April 27, 2018
​The City of Bayswater has welcomed the announcement by the Federal Government of $500 million in funding towards the State Government's $1 billion Morley to Ellenbrook rail line.
Posted on April 20, 2018
The City of Bayswater's independent Design Review Panel met for the first time in April for a meet and greet with Mayor Dan Bull and Deputy Mayor Chris Cornish.
Posted on April 20, 2018
​​The Minister for Water the Hon Dave Kelly MLA and Mayor Dan Bull will be on hand at 8am on Monday 30 April to officially open the City's new ninja-warrior style obstacle course at Russell Park in the Morley CBD.
Posted on April 20, 2018
I am delighted to announce that the Burundi Peace Band will perform at the City's Sunset Markets this Saturday, 21 April at Grand Promenade Reserve in Bedford.

Posted on April 13, 2018
The City of Bayswater library service is offering a free English language program for children and their parents who speak other languages at home. The session will be held at the Morley Library starting on Wednesday, 9 May from 1.30pm to 2.30pm.
Posted on April 13, 2018
Wildlife warriors from the City of Bayswater's Sustainable Environment Unit have embarked on a four-week study of the quirky little Australian marsupial Quenda in a bid to ensure their population remains protected.
Posted on April 04, 2018
The highly anticipated Autumn River Festival being held this Saturday, 7 April is one of the highlights of the City's events calendar and each year it attracts thousands of visitors to the picturesque Bayswater Riverside Gardens on the banks of the magnificent Swan River.
Posted on March 29, 2018
The Bayswater Library is set to receive a $156,000 facelift to ensure it meets the current and future needs of users.
Posted on March 29, 2018
The City of Bayswater's Autumn River Festival is being held on the banks of the picturesque Swan River at the Riverside Gardens on Sunday, 7 April from 2pm to 9pm.

Posted on March 29, 2018
There are two universally known truths; yoga is a proven way to reduce stress and anxiety, and cats have a calming effect on people.
Posted on March 27, 2018
Last year, a series of workshops with the community were held to develop place activation plans aimed at supporting the success of our town centres, including Noranda.
Posted on March 23, 2018
No bin services on Good Friday 30 March 2018.
Posted on March 20, 2018
With the need to accommodate a growing population; the increasing cost of building infrastructure; the need to preserve heritage and character; and increasing pressure on green spaces, proactively planning for the future of our City is vital.
Posted on March 19, 2018
Temporary closure 16 April - 26 May
Posted on March 15, 2018
Temporary Closure - 17 and 18 March 2018
Posted on March 13, 2018
The City of Bayswater and the Bayswater Historical Society have launched the 'Historic Heartbeat' trail, a self-guided walking tour that will guide residents and visitors around historic sites and buildings in the Bayswater town centre.
Posted on March 09, 2018
The City of Bayswater is calling on residents to donate sand and water toys such as buckets, spades, diggers and watering cans to be part of a new sand toy library recently installed at Bert Wright Park in Bayswater.
Posted on March 07, 2018
Eighth Avenue between Whatley Crescent and Guildford Road is one of the major retail and café strips in the Maylands town centre
Posted on March 02, 2018
The City of Bayswater's annual Have a Go Day is being held at The RISE in Maylands from 10am to 1pm on Sunday, 25 March 2018.
Posted on February 27, 2018
The City of Bayswater is hosting the popular Have a Go Day event for the community from 10am to 1pm on Sunday, 25 March 2018.
Posted on February 23, 2018
The City of Bayswater wants to hear from community members interested in taking part in focus group discussions to help develop a strategy for the future of the City's library service.
Posted on February 20, 2018
The City of Bayswater is offering up to $40,000 funding and in-kind support to business or community groups that have an interest in facilitating town centre events within the City.
Posted on February 16, 2018
The City of Bayswater is offering up to $40,000 in funding to business and community groups interested in organising events to promote the City's four major town centres; Bayswater, Maylands, Morley and Noranda.
Posted on February 16, 2018
City of Bayswater Councillors laced up their sneakers and hit the ground running early on Saturday morning as the Maylands Peninsula Parkrun event kicked off at Clarkson Reserve.
Posted on February 16, 2018
Public Notice
Posted on February 09, 2018
This year's Baysie Waves Fest promises to be a real hit as the City reopens the Bayswater Waves' newly renovated 50m pool and grandstand in time for the event.

Posted on February 09, 2018
The City of Bayswater recognises the importance of books and is pleased to announce the arrival of its Pop-Up-Library Library Explorer at the Hawaiian's Noranda every Monday during the school term from 9am to 11am.
Posted on February 02, 2018
The City of Bayswater has embarked on a review of its existing and potential dog exercise areas in an effort to provide clarity around the rights and responsibilities of all park users.
Posted on February 02, 2018
Bayswater Wave's 50 metre outdoor pool has reopened following major refurbishment work to the pool and spectator stand.
Posted on January 30, 2018
Renaming of southern portion of Lee Street, Morley
Posted on January 25, 2018
Imagine being able to use your local park to grow your own fresh fruit, herbs and vegetables.
Posted on January 25, 2018
Australia Day is an important day on the City of Bayswater's event calendar.
Posted on January 25, 2018
The City of Bayswater is the only WA Council taking part in an innovative Australia wide Cat Tracker project which aims to share the secret life of cats in the suburbs.
Posted on January 25, 2018
Developers in the City of Bayswater may soon be required to plant trees on privately owned land as infill development across the metropolitan area has left Councils facing a decline in canopy cover.
Posted on January 24, 2018
As we enter into 2018 I wanted to highlight to you the various City initiatives that support physically active and sustainable forms of transport.
Posted on January 17, 2018
Australia Day can mean different things to different people.
Posted on January 15, 2018
Happy New Year!

All of a sudden 2018 is upon us, and this year the City of Bayswater has a plethora of fabulous things in store.
Posted on January 11, 2018
Temporary closure of Libraries and Online Catalog
Posted on December 19, 2017
Temporary Closure 13 January
Posted on December 14, 2017
Public Notice
Posted on December 13, 2017
Artist Ill Withers is making it easy for City of Bayswater residents to get bitten by the travel bug with a series of new art works in Maylands.
Posted on December 13, 2017
Spending time in the award winning Eric Singleton Bird Sanctuary has now become even more fun for City of Bayswater residents with two new interactive experiences.
Posted on December 13, 2017
The City of Bayswater will run a series of fishing clinics with Recfishwest over the school holidays to encourage children to make the most of their natural environment.
Posted on December 13, 2017
An inaccessible drainage site located in the heart of the Morley City Centre will soon be transformed into a recreational space for the whole community to enjoy thanks to funding from the City of Bayswater.
Posted on December 13, 2017
The toilet block at Claughton Reserve is now a piece of public art after a City funded make-over by West Australian artist Duncan Moon.
Posted on December 13, 2017
Christmas is fast approaching and with it comes some wonderful time off with family and friends, lots of presents and plentiful food and drinks to be shared.
So now seems a pertinent time to remind our residents and ratepayers of which bins to use for recycling over the Festive Season.
Posted on December 07, 2017
Building a strong, engaged and vibrant community is something we take very seriously at the City of Bayswater.
Posted on December 01, 2017
Local clubs, volunteers and talented athletes have been recognised this week as the City of Bayswater announced the winners of its annual Blue Ribbon Club Awards.
Posted on December 01, 2017
It's hard to believe but Christmas really is just around the corner.
Posted on November 29, 2017
It's no surprise to anyone living in the City of Bayswater that Maylands has just been crowned Perth's coolest suburb by trusted travel bible Lonely Planet.
Posted on November 27, 2017
The Mayland's Brickworks is a wonderful example of a historic building in the City of Bayswater.

Posted on November 24, 2017
Two green thumbed sisters have taken home the Best Urban Garden titles in this year's City of Bayswater Garden Awards.
Posted on November 24, 2017
Making the most of your digital devices can make life that much easier…but not if you don't know how to operate them effectively.
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.
Posted on February 11, 2014
THE City of Bayswater is proud to bring our residents the popular Sound Overload Battle of the Bands Competition.
Posted on December 31, 2013
I am looking forward to 2014 with optimism and enthusiasm.
Posted on December 24, 2013
I want to wish all of our City of Bayswater residents a Merry Christmas and a happy New Year.
Posted on November 26, 2013
It's a great privilege to be able to support the Christmas Food Appeal.

Posted on November 19, 2013
SHOW us your artistic flair and enter the City of Bayswater Youth Art Competition.
Posted on October 29, 2013
The City of Bayswater's Mosquito Control Unit is out in force battling pesky mosquitoes on your behalf.
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