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South Hedland Skate Park shade structure does the trick
Posted 25 February 2021 South Hedland Skate Park shade structure does the trick

Council has awarded the tender for construction of the South Hedland Skate Park shade structure.

Draft Coastal Foreshore Management Plan provides blueprint for managing
Posted 24 February 2021 Draft Coastal Foreshore Management Plan provides blueprint for managing coastline

Community members are invited to have their say on the Town’s draft Coastal Foreshore Management Plan (CFMP), from Wednesday 24 February until Wednesday 24 March 2021.

Design selected for JD Hardie Youth & Community Hub shade structures
Posted 23 February 2021 Design selected for JD Hardie Youth & Community Hub shade structures

A design eby Hedland based artist Bobbi Lockyer has been selected as the winning entry of the JD Hardie Youth and Community Hub public art competition.

Let's kerb our waste: important kerbside recycling information
Posted 18 February 2021 Let's kerb our waste: important kerbside recycling information

Cleanaway will be delivering kerbside recycling bins to households in late February, with the first collection for Zone A taking place during the week of 8 March and Zone B during the week of 15 March.

January to June 2021 Events Guide out now
Posted 17 February 2021 January to June 2021 Events Guide out now

There's heaps happening in Hedland!

SWIM 4 FRUIT
Posted 16 February 2021 SWIM 4 FRUIT

Swim for Fruit is an initiative from RLSWA which encourages children in regional communities to swim laps at their local pool and rewards them for their efforts with a healthy...

See you at the Sunset Food Market this Friday
Posted 16 February 2021 See you at the Sunset Food Market this Friday

Please be advised the following car park closures will be in place this Friday 19 February 2021 due to the Town's Sunset Food Market

Sod has been turned on Stage 2 JD Hardie Youth and Community Hub works
Posted 12 February 2021 Sod has been turned on Stage 2 JD Hardie Youth and Community Hub works

Mayor Peter Carter has turned the first sod on Stage 2 of the JD Hardie Youth and Community Hub in South Hedland.

Pilbara Champions Water Polo brings plenty of bite this weekend
Posted 10 February 2021 Pilbara Champions Water Polo brings plenty of bite this weekend

The Hedland Crocs will take on the Karratha Marlins at the South Hedland Aquatic Centre this Saturday, 13 February from 4pm to 6pm, as part of the inaugural Best of the Pilbara Water Polo event. Community members are invited to attend to spectate the event.

Town's Local Planning Scheme No. 7 formally gazetted
Posted 08 February 2021 Town's Local Planning Scheme No. 7 formally gazetted

The Town’s Local Planning Scheme No. 7 (Scheme) has been approved by Minister for Transport and Planning, the Hon. Rita Saffioti, and subsequently published in the Government Gazette.

Hedland, let's kerb our waste with kerbside recycling
Posted 01 February 2021 Hedland, let's kerb our waste with kerbside recycling

The Town of Port Hedland and Cleanaway will be introducing a kerbside recycling service in the local government area from March, delivering on 93% community support for the initiative.

Swimming and spa pool safety saves lives
Posted 29 January 2021 Swimming and spa pool safety saves lives

The Town reminds residents of the importance of maintaining the gates and latches of swimming and spa pool barriers, crucial to stopping preventable household drowning deaths.

WAPC approval eases future housing shortage
Posted 28 January 2021 WAPC approval eases future housing shortage

The Western Australian Planning Commission (WAPC) has approved the Town’s Athol Street and Stables Structure Plans, paving the way for the establishment of more residential lots in East Port Hedland over the next 10 years.

Children's Book Council of Australia WA goes virtual
Posted 28 January 2021 Children's Book Council of Australia WA goes virtual

The Town of Port Hedland Libraries are supporting the Children’s Book Council of Australia WA (CBCA WA) Branch’s series of virtual presentations from a diverse selection of WA authors, as part of CBCA WA’s Book Week Online Extension Program.

Heroes shine in Community Citizen of the Year Awards
Posted 26 January 2021 Heroes shine in Community Citizen of the Year Awards

The Town has recognised a number of outstanding Hedland locals and community organisations this morning at the 2021 Community Citizen of the Year Awards.

Town welcomes new citizens to Hedland community
Posted 25 January 2021 Town welcomes new citizens to Hedland community

This morning’s Citizenship Ceremony welcomed 20 new residents to the Hedland community, further strengthening the town’s multicultural identity.

All you need to know for Australia Day
Posted 21 January 2021 All you need to know for Australia Day

Blue Alert for Port and South Hedland
Posted 20 January 2021 Blue Alert for Port and South Hedland

Upgrading your place in the new year? Make sure you're compliant
Posted 14 January 2021 Upgrading your place in the new year? Make sure you're compliant

Residents and homeowners are reminded that most works: building a fence, erecting a shade sail, re-roofing, structural refurbishments and more, require a building permit from the Town prior to commencement.

Monster class is in session this Saturday at Town and Pirtek Twilight
Posted 11 January 2021 Monster class is in session this Saturday at Town and Pirtek Twilight Movie screening

Community members are invited to attend the screening of Monsters University, this Saturday 16 January in the Civic Centre Gardens, Port Hedland. Food vans will be on site from 6:00pm, with the screening starting at 7:00pm.

Celebrate our fantastic lifestyle on Australia Day 2021
Posted 05 January 2021 Celebrate our fantastic lifestyle on Australia Day 2021

Submit before you start to build safely this cyclone season
Posted 23 December 2020 Submit before you start to build safely this cyclone season

Goal scored for JD Hardie Youth and Community Hub Multi-user Courts
Posted 22 December 2020 Goal scored for JD Hardie Youth and Community Hub Multi-user Courts

Council has approved the allocation of $2,256,108 from the Town’s Strategic Reserve to fund the JDHYCH multi-use courts, securing the delivery of improved sporting and recreation amenity at the facility.

Free entry for under 16s at South Hedland Aquatic Centre
Posted 17 December 2020 Free entry for under 16s at South Hedland Aquatic Centre

Celebrate the opening of the inclusive playground at the Gratwick Aquatic
Posted 16 December 2020 Celebrate the opening of the inclusive playground at the Gratwick Aquatic Centre

Upcoming elevated noise levels at Wedgefield Depot site
Posted 14 December 2020 Upcoming elevated noise levels at Wedgefield Depot site

Community members are advised that noise levels will be elevated at the Wedgefield Depot site at 2-4 Cajarina Road on Wednesday, 16 December from 12am to 7am.

Fertiliser and aeration works to improve soil conditions and growth at
Posted 14 December 2020 Fertiliser and aeration works to improve soil conditions and growth at Hedland sporting ovals

Winners announced for Festive Lights Competition
Posted 14 December 2020 Winners announced for Festive Lights Competition

The winners of this year’s Festive Lights Competition have been announced, made possible by Gold Sponsor Horizon Power and Media Partner the North West Telegraph

Mosquito control starts at home
Posted 11 December 2020 Mosquito control starts at home

Community members are advised to take action around their properties following recent rain, to help prevent and reduce mosquito breeding.

Restricted Road Access Alert
Posted 11 December 2020 Restricted Road Access Alert

Please be advised of the following roads impacted by restrictions due to the current weather conditions

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