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Shire of Coolgardie receives historical mining art piece
Posted 21 June 2022 Shire of Coolgardie receives historical mining art piece

The Shire of Coolgardie was recently gifted an art piece with significant ties to Kambalda and it’s rich mining history from Don Scott, founder of Scott Engineering.

Celebrating International Men’s Health Week
Posted 16 June 2022 Celebrating International Men’s Health Week

Our men folk this morning were encouraged by Owen from Men’s Regional Health to measure their waist line (chassis), have their blood pressure checked (oil pressure) and evaluate their stress/coping skills (shock absorbers) in order to maintain health and longevity (smooth running vehicle).

Centrecare and Shire team up for Reconciliation Week
Posted 10 June 2022 Centrecare and Shire team up for Reconciliation Week

Friday night was the perfect night to wind up Reconciliation Week in Kambalda with Centrecare running a specialized Youth Night.

Scheme Amendment No 5 Public Advertising
Posted 31 May 2022 Scheme Amendment No 5 Public Advertising

Scheme Amendment No 6 Public Advertising
Posted 31 May 2022 Scheme Amendment No 6 Public Advertising

Lego Star Wars has landed in Coolgardie
Posted 17 May 2022 Lego Star Wars has landed in Coolgardie

On Friday, 29 April 2022 a team of very talented primary school children landed into the Coolgardie Recreation Centre.

FREE Online Food Handler Course available
Posted 26 April 2022 FREE Online Food Handler Course available

FoodSafe Online is a Food Handler Training Program for individuals. This is a fully online course with training videos and questions. FoodSafe® Online was developed by Environmental Health Australia (Western Australia) in consultation with state governments, academia, local industry and consumers. 

Driver Reviver delivers important message this Easter holiday
Posted 22 April 2022 Driver Reviver delivers important message this Easter holiday

The Driver Reviver Program is a community initiative operated nationally by volunteers. The Program aims to provide an opportunity for the community to contribute to WA’s road safety strategy 2020-2030 by addressing fatigue related road trauma.

Easter Blessings for the long weekend
Posted 14 April 2022 Easter Blessings for the long weekend

The Shire of Coolgardie hosted its annual Blessing of the Roads ceremony on Tuesday, 13 April 2022, praying for the safety of our road users during the Easter holiday period.

St John Visit Coolgardie 3C Morning Tea
Posted 14 April 2022 St John Visit Coolgardie 3C Morning Tea

Coolgardie's regular over 50’s morning tea 3C Cuppa, Cake & Conversation group had a special visit from Coolgardie St John’ Ambulance today.

Coolgardie Magic 1-2-3 assists parents and carers
Posted 13 April 2022 Coolgardie Magic 1-2-3 assists parents and carers

Parents of young families in Coolgardie have been attending the 1-2-3 Magic and Emotion Coaching program over the past three weeks. 

Pulse Oximeters Making A Difference in Coolgardie Lives
Posted 12 April 2022 Pulse Oximeters Making A Difference in Coolgardie Lives

Coolgardie residents are feeling a little more relaxed having collected their free Pulse Oximeter from the Coolgardie Community Recreation Centre,

Happy 100 weeks of Meals on Wheels Deliveries
Posted 05 April 2022 Happy 100 weeks of Meals on Wheels Deliveries

The Shire of Coolgardie is excited to be celebrating 100 weeks of providing meals on wheels to the most vulnerable in the community this March.

Tender awarded for Kambalda Worker Accommodation Village
Posted 23 March 2022 Tender awarded for Kambalda Worker Accommodation Village

Council has awarded the supply and installation works to mining and construction business, Rangecon for the Kambalda Worker Accommodation Village project.

Shire to increase community protection against COVID-19
Posted 17 February 2022 Shire to increase community protection against COVID-19

At a Special Council Meeting on 1 February 2022, Council considered the current threat of Omicron as it spreads around the State and how best to protect our community from COVID 19. The other priority for council is protecting staff to ensure a continuity of service delivery for the community.

Shire of Coolgardie facilitates counselling for locals close to home.
Posted 15 February 2022 Shire of Coolgardie facilitates counselling for locals close to home.

The Shire of Coolgardie in partnership with Goldfields Women’s Health Care Centre and Gold Fields are proud to recommence the delivery of a fortnightly mental health service to the Kambalda Community.

Australia Day Winners 2022
Posted 26 January 2022 Australia Day Winners 2022

Every year, the Shire of Coolgardie recognises and acknowledges individuals, community groups and organizations for the contributions they have made to our community.

Seniors Staying Connected Program kicks off for 2022
Posted 21 January 2022 Seniors Staying Connected Program kicks off for 2022

Thursday 20th January saw the first Seniors Staying Connected program delivered for 2022.

Scheme Amendment No 4 Public Advertising
Posted 21 December 2021 Scheme Amendment No 4 Public Advertising

The Shire of Coolgardie Scheme Amendment No 4 is currently being advertised and the closing date for submissions is 22 February 2022. For more information including a copy of the amendment and submission form please follow the links below.

Seniors Christmas goes off with a double bang!
Posted 16 December 2021 Seniors Christmas goes off with a double bang!

The Shire of Coolgardie's Seniors Christmas Luncheon went off with a double bang this year with both a Seniors Luncheon in Coolgardie and Kambalda.

WA Premier Mark McGowan visits Kambalda
Posted 03 December 2021 WA Premier Mark McGowan visits Kambalda

Shire Deputy President Tracey Rathbone welcomed The Hon. Mark McGowan Premier of Western Australia to Kambalda yesterday.

Coolgardie Playgroup birthday fun
Posted 02 December 2021 Coolgardie Playgroup birthday fun

Today in the Coolgardie Play Group, we celebrated three birthdays and found out “What the Fluffy Bunny said to the Tiny Mouse” by P. Crumble and Chris Saunders.

Coolgardie Christmas Crafts are in session
Posted 02 December 2021 Coolgardie Christmas Crafts are in session

Christmas craft has started in Coolgardie Recreation Centre on Monday’s 1pm to 3pm. This week we made Christmas Bell Hangers. Next week we are making Christmas Angels and the following week Snow Man Pine Cones. Our classes are free with an afternoon tea.

Closure of Kambalda Recreation Centre Thursday 2 December
Posted 01 December 2021 Closure of Kambalda Recreation Centre Thursday 2 December

During this time the Shire has a broad all-encompassing duty of care to its staff and all those who visit its workplaces, public places and facilities.

What's On in December
Posted 01 December 2021 What's On in December

Our December events calendar has been released and there’s plenty happening in the Shire of Coolgardie this month as we head into Christmas.

Shire backs kids basketball team
Posted 24 November 2021 Shire backs kids basketball team

In a first for Kambalda, the Shire of Coolgardie has established a kids basketball team to play in the Kalgoorlie Boulder Basketball Associations Competition.

Shire staff upskill with St John
Posted 12 November 2021 Shire staff upskill with St John

Shire of Coolgardie staff gained valuable life saving skills recently and earnt a Certification in HLTAID011 to provide first aid.

Tender for Proposed Worker Accommodation Village project
Posted 11 November 2021 Tender for Proposed Worker Accommodation Village project

Tender submissions will open tomorrow (12 November) for installation works for the proposed Worker Accommodation Village in Kambalda. The tender will seek quotes for site preparation, bulk earthworks, power, water, plumbing and ancillary works at the Kambalda site.

Seniors Have A Go Day
Posted 10 November 2021 Seniors Have A Go Day

What began in 1992 as a small event in South Perth as part of the Seniors Recreation Council of WA Inc. has also become very popular in the Shire of Coolgardie and since grown to be one of the most popular annual events for Seniors in our community.

Shire of Coolgardie Australia Day Awards 2022
Posted 05 November 2021 Shire of Coolgardie Australia Day Awards 2022

Nominations for Australia Day Awards 2022 are open!

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