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Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow coming to Hedland
Posted 07 May 2021 Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow coming to Hedland

The 21st Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow is coming to the Matt Dann Theatre & Cinema on Friday 14 May, 7:30pm for one show only.

Town's Business and Tourism Innovation Grant now open
Posted 07 May 2021 Town's Business and Tourism Innovation Grant now open

The latest round of the Town’s Business Tourism and Innovation Grant (the Grant) is now open, giving local for-profit businesses the opportunity to apply for up to $2,000.

Have your say on the proposed Sutherland Street Shared Path Extensions
Posted 07 May 2021 Have your say on the proposed Sutherland Street Shared Path Extensions

The Town is seeking community input for the proposed Sutherland Street Shared Path Extension, which intends to provide better pedestrian and cyclist connection for the whole Hedland community.

Community comes together for Strike Park opening
Posted 05 May 2021 Community comes together for Strike Park opening

The Hedland community came together on Saturday, 1 May 2021 to celebrate the opening of Strike Park, coinciding with the 75th Anniversary of the 1946 Pilbara Aboriginal Strike. This Strike involved over 800 Aboriginal pastoral workers walking off large pastoral stations in the Pilbara for better working conditions.

Upgraded McGregor Street clubrooms open
Posted 04 May 2021 Upgraded McGregor Street clubrooms open

The Town’s upgraded McGregor Street Clubrooms have now opened to the community, part of the Town’s commitment to invest in Hedland’s sporting infrastructure.

Council moves forward on Stevens Street Retirement Village
Posted 29 April 2021 Council moves forward on Stevens Street Retirement Village

Council has accepted the Tender from Pilbara Constructions for the amount of $495,000 to complete the demolition of existing structures at the Stevens Street Retirement Village site in Port Hedland. This follows Council’s February 2020 endorsement of the demolition of existing structures.

Future of arts and culture in the spotlight
Posted 29 April 2021 Future of arts and culture in the spotlight

Council has authorised the Town to engage an external consultant to identify future entertainment, arts and cultural infrastructure requirements and investigate opportunities for an arts and culture precinct in Hedland.

Peaceful and serene upgrade for South Hedland Cemetery
Posted 27 April 2021 Peaceful and serene upgrade for South Hedland Cemetery

Stage one works at the South Hedland Cemetery will commence from Tuesday, 27 April, with temporary fencing being installed. This work is set to deliver on long held community sentiment to secure the longevity of the South Hedland Cemetery site.

Lotterywest grant funding creates a common future
Posted 27 April 2021 Lotterywest grant funding creates a common future

The Town has received a $371,079 Lotterywest grant for the purpose of contributing funds towards the South Hedland Commons (The Commons) initiative, delivered in partnership with WA independent arts organisation, FORM.

Partial closure of Civic Centre car park over long weekend
Posted 23 April 2021 Partial closure of Civic Centre car park over long weekend

Please be advised that works will be occurring on the Civic Centre grounds across the long weekend 24-26 April, projected to be completed by Monday afternoon.

Restricted Access Program stabilises dunes at 4 mile, Pretty Pool
Posted 22 April 2021 Restricted Access Program stabilises dunes at 4 mile, Pretty Pool

The Town has restricted access to sensitive parts of 4 mile, Pretty Pool by strategically placing oversized rocks to stabilise dunes and prevent erosion.

Resurfacing the outdoor sports courts at Wanangkura Stadium and Faye
Posted 22 April 2021 Resurfacing the outdoor sports courts at Wanangkura Stadium and Faye Gladstone now completed

Have your say in the South Hedland Place Plan surveys
Posted 21 April 2021 Have your say in the South Hedland Place Plan surveys

Community members are invited to have a say in the South Hedland Place Plan surveys, which have been developed to uncover how people live, work and own businesses in the area.

Welcome to Hedland call for stallholders
Posted 20 April 2021 Welcome to Hedland call for stallholders

Works to begin on South Hedland skate park shade structure
Posted 19 April 2021 Works to begin on South Hedland skate park shade structure

Construction works for the South Hedland skate park shade structure (the structure) will commence on Tuesday 20 April, following the completion of the school holidays.

Town's Seed Funding Grant Open
Posted 15 April 2021 Town's Seed Funding Grant Open

Applications for the Town’s Seed Funding Grant are now open, supporting newly established not-for-profit organisations in Hedland with up to $1,000.00.

Lest We Forget this ANZAC Day
Posted 14 April 2021 Lest We Forget this ANZAC Day

The Hedland community is invited to attend the Port Hedland ANZAC Day Dawn Service from 5:00am at the War Memorial on Sunday 25 April, located at the corner of Anderson Street and The Esplanade.

Resurfacing the outdoor sports courts at Wanangkura Stadium and Faye
Posted 12 April 2021 Resurfacing the outdoor sports courts at Wanangkura Stadium and Faye Gladstone

The Town is resurfacing the outdoor sports courts at Wanangkura Stadium from Monday, 12 April 2021.

Have your say in the South Hedland Place Plan
Posted 07 April 2021 Have your say in the South Hedland Place Plan

The Town is currently developing the South Hedland Place Plan (Place Plan) to facilitate a community-driven approach that connects and engages residents, businesses and stakeholders.

Upcoming maintenance at South Hedland Aquatic Centre
Posted 07 April 2021 Upcoming maintenance at South Hedland Aquatic Centre

Community members are advised that scheduled maintenance on the 25m Leisure Pool at South Hedland Aquatic Centre will begin from Monday 19 April. During this time, the pool will be closed to the community.

Public Notice - Notice of Date Change for Ordinary Council Meeting June
Posted 07 April 2021 Public Notice - Notice of Date Change for Ordinary Council Meeting June 2021

Core infrastructure renewal builds a better future for Hedland
Posted 06 April 2021 Core infrastructure renewal builds a better future for Hedland

Significant upgrades to Hedland’s core infrastructure assets have been achieved in the 2020/21 financial year, as part of the Town’s Renewal Program.

Public Notice - Note of Date Change for Ordinary Council Meeting June 2021
Posted 06 April 2021 Public Notice - Note of Date Change for Ordinary Council Meeting June 2021

A Gala Evening with West Australian Ballet
Posted 01 April 2021 A Gala Evening with West Australian Ballet

Please be advised of the following information related to A Gala Evening with West Australian Ballet event operations.

Town's Community Collaboration Grant brings big ideas to life
Posted 31 March 2021 Town's Community Collaboration Grant brings big ideas to life

Four community based initiatives facilitated by 13 organisations have received nearly $40,000 in funding as a result of the latest round of the Town’s Community Collaboration Grant.

Town welcomes reduced community airfares
Posted 31 March 2021 Town welcomes reduced community airfares

The Town welcomes today’s announcement from the state government that BHP, Rio Tinto, Alliance Airlines and Qantas will be making regional fares more accessible and affordable.

Finucane Island Boat Ramp Groyne protects seafarers
Posted 30 March 2021 Finucane Island Boat Ramp Groyne protects seafarers

Council has accepted the tender from WA Limestone Pty Ltd for the amount of $1,694,962.94 to construct the Finucane Island Boat Ramp Groyne (the Groyne), part of the site’s stage 1 works to improve seafarer safety and usability.

Library Strategy 2021-2025 writes the next chapter
Posted 29 March 2021 Library Strategy 2021-2025 writes the next chapter

Council has adopted the Town’s Library Strategy 2021-2025 (the Strategy), providing leadership, staff and the community with a blueprint for the delivery of Hedland’s library services over the next five years.

Future Community Recycling Centre strengthens circular economy
Posted 26 March 2021 Future Community Recycling Centre strengthens circular economy

Council has endorsed the detailed design report for its Landfill Masterplan Stage 2 – Community Recycling Centre (CRC), building on the Town’s transition to more sustainable waste management practices.

Quartz Quarry Road Closure
Posted 22 March 2021 Quartz Quarry Road Closure

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