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Draft Local Planning Scheme No 2.
Posted 03 October 2022 Draft Local Planning Scheme No 2.

City of Albany has undertaken a review of Local Planning Scheme No.1 and is seeking feedback from community in relation to proposed changes within the draft scheme, Local Planning Scheme No. 2.

Town Hall honours National Day of Mourning
Posted 19 September 2022 Town Hall honours National Day of Mourning

Albany Town Hall will honour the late Queen Elizabeth II on her National Day of Mourning this week by lighting up in purple and opening its doors for the community to sign a book of condolences.

Roald Dahl stories rediscovered at the Town Hall
Posted 14 September 2022 Roald Dahl stories rediscovered at the Town Hall

The world of Roald Dahl has been entertaining young minds for decades and this month children across the Great Southern can experience his stories first hand when Roald Dahl and the Imagination Seekers takes centre stage at the Albany Town Hall.

Albany students score at Cinesnaps
Posted 01 September 2022 Albany students score at Cinesnaps

Albany representation has triumphed at the 2022 Cinesnaps Short Film Competition in Busselton as they turned the theme of ‘space’ into creative expressions of film.

Indigenous Literacy Day
Posted 31 August 2022 Indigenous Literacy Day

Celebrating Stories, Cultures and Languages

Middleton Beach Foreshore Enhancement
Posted 04 August 2022 Middleton Beach Foreshore Enhancement

City appoints new Executive Director
Posted 02 August 2022 City appoints new Executive Director

The City of Albany will welcome a new Executive Director of Corporate and Commercial Services after Council endorsed the appointment of Mr Matthew Gilfellon to the role at its July Ordinary Council Meeting.

City appoints new Executive Director
Posted 02 August 2022 City appoints new Executive Director

The City of Albany will welcome a new Executive Director of Corporate and Commercial Services after Council endorsed the appointment of Mr Matthew Gilfellon to the role at its July Ordinary Council Meeting.

Community calendar spreads its wings to local photographers
Posted 01 August 2022 Community calendar spreads its wings to local photographers

The City of Albany is seeking expressions of interest from Albany photographers who are keen to submit photographs of local bird life to feature in the 2023 Community Calendar.

Skin cancer screens free for residents
Posted 01 August 2022 Skin cancer screens free for residents

Albany South Coast Lions Club and Albany Lions Club have partnered with Lions Cancer Institute Inc to provide free skin cancer screenings to residents next month.

Live at the Town Hall Jazz Series
Posted 21 July 2022 Live at the Town Hall Jazz Series

Following the success of Albany’s inaugural Live @ the Town Hall in June, the second instalment of the live music weekend comes to the Town Hall next month.

Hockey reaches new lights in Albany
Posted 21 July 2022 Hockey reaches new lights in Albany

Players and spectators will see Albany’s hockey pitch in a new light as it becomes the first location within the precinct to support brand new LED lighting.

Community feedback for local Arts Culture and Heritage Plan
Posted 21 July 2022 Community feedback for local Arts Culture and Heritage Plan

The community has a chance to provide feedback on the draft Albany Arts, Culture and Heritage Plan, with the City now advertising the plan for public comment.

Albany flights more affordable for residents
Posted 07 July 2022 Albany flights more affordable for residents

The City of Albany has welcomed the introduction of capped airfares for those flying between Albany and Perth as part of a $19.8 million statewide initiative between the State Government and regional airlines to make regional airfares more affordable.

South Coast Alliance seeks Regional Climate Alliance Coordinator
Posted 05 July 2022 South Coast Alliance seeks Regional Climate Alliance Coordinator

Are you keen to promote the sustainable growth of the lower Great Southern region. A flexible role awaits the right candidate.

City celebrates NAIDOC week 2022
Posted 23 June 2022 City celebrates NAIDOC week 2022

The City of Albany is celebrating local Menang-Noongar culture with a range of events and activities across July to recognise NAIDOC Week, which officially runs from July 3 to 10.

Australian Country Hockey Challenge in Albany
Posted 21 June 2022 Australian Country Hockey Challenge in Albany

The best players from regional associations across Australia will converge on Albany as the City finally gets the chance to host the Hockey Australia Country Challenge this August.

Great Southern Volunteer Conference
Posted 13 June 2022 Great Southern Volunteer Conference

Sporting clubs, community groups and volunteer organisations are invited to the Great Southern Volunteer Conference hosted by the City of Albany, Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries and Albany & Regional Volunteer Service.

Cory Crombie’s slam dunk for schools
Posted 30 May 2022 Cory Crombie’s slam dunk for schools

A teenager, a motivational speaker and a para-athlete; Cory Crombie is rising above adversity and with support from the City of Albany has been visiting local schools to share his inspirational story. Not only an inspiration but an individual on a mission to share that inspiration with the Albany community.

FOGO highly commended at Waste Sorted awards
Posted 25 May 2022 FOGO highly commended at Waste Sorted awards

City of Albany has been highly commended at the 2022 Waste Sorted Awards for the successful and effective implementation of the FOGO (Food Organics and Garden Organics) bin collection service.

Live @ the Town Hall
Posted 25 May 2022 Live @ the Town Hall

Albany’s iconic Town Hall will come alive when Live @ the Town Hall hosts contemporary artists for a weekend of live entertainment supported by Rio Tinto and the City of Albany.

Premier's Reading Challenge
Posted 24 May 2022 Premier's Reading Challenge

Join the 2022 Premier's Reading Challenge and get reading to win major prizes!

Community participation for an Age Friendly Albany
Posted 24 May 2022 Community participation for an Age Friendly Albany

The City of Albany adopted the Age Friendly Albany Plan in 2016 and is now seeking community feedback to review the vision and objectives for the next four years.

City welcomes Lisa Blair back to Albany
Posted 24 May 2022 City welcomes Lisa Blair back to Albany

The City of Albany is preparing to welcome Lisa Blair back to Albany following her second attempt to become the fastest person to sail solo, non-stop and unassisted around Antarctica.

Town Hall turns Royal Purple
Posted 23 May 2022 Town Hall turns Royal Purple

Albany’s iconic Town Hall is turning royal purple this June long weekend in honour of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II becoming the first Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee.

Giving back the write way
Posted 23 May 2022 Giving back the write way

Albany has become the first regional hub for a new initiative that keeps unwanted stationery items out of landfill and gives them a new life for children in need.

Reconciliation Week, Be Brave Make Change
Posted 23 May 2022 Reconciliation Week, Be Brave Make Change

The City of Albany is recognising Reconciliation Week 2022 by joining the State Government’s Street Banner Project later this month.

Library System Upgrade
Posted 18 May 2022 Library System Upgrade

We will be offline on Thursday 19 May while the Library system is upgraded.

Albany Public Library joins hoopla
Posted 17 May 2022 Albany Public Library joins hoopla

Albany Public Library members can instantly read, watch and listen to over 900,000 titles for free thanks to the City of Albany partnership with content platform hoopla.

Lookout for new Dual Naming signage
Posted 10 May 2022 Lookout for new Dual Naming signage

New signage has been installed at a popular lookout at Bayonet Head as part of the City of Albany’s Restoring Menang Noongar Place Names project.

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