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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

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.

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.

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.

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!

What's On in November
Posted 04 November 2021 What's On in November

Go for 2 and 5 message agrees with particpants
Posted 02 November 2021 Go for 2 and 5 message agrees with particpants

Go for 2 serves of fruit and 5 serves of vegetables and family connectedness were the messages of the day at the Kambalda Children’s Week go For 2 & 5 event held at the Kambalda Aquatic Facility on October 31st.

Shire of Coolgardie welcomes new Councillors
Posted 22 October 2021 Shire of Coolgardie welcomes new Councillors

The Shire of Coolgardie would like to warmly welcome it’s new Councillors in the Local Government Election held on Saturday 16 October. Councillors Rose Mitchell and John Williams are newly elected with Councillors Malcolm Cullen and Sherryl Botting returning to council.

Shire puts customer service first
Posted 21 October 2021 Shire puts customer service first

In November this year, the Shire of Coolgardie will launch a new Customer Service Portal which will enable residents and ratepayers to submit and track service requests online. In a partnership with local government software provider, IT Vision, the Shire will be the first local government in the State to implement the customer service solution named Altus Customer Experience.

Councillor Rathbone receives Diploma of Local Government
Posted 12 October 2021 Councillor Rathbone receives Diploma of Local Government

Congratulations to Cr Tracey Rathbone for achieving her Diploma of Local Government (Elected Member).

New Kambalda gym ramp rolled out to community
Posted 06 October 2021 New Kambalda gym ramp rolled out to community

Local resident Malcolm Cross (pictured) is proud to see a new ramp installed and ready for use at the Kambalda Community Recreation Facility Gym.

Showcase Our Shire Photography Competition Winners announced
Posted 01 October 2021 Showcase Our Shire Photography Competition Winners announced

The winners of the Shire of Coolgardie ‘Showcase Our Shire’ Photography Competition were announced last week, with Tari Laatz taking out the top prize!

Kambalda community supports the R U OK? Day message
Posted 17 September 2021 Kambalda community supports the R U OK? Day message

R U OK? Day, held Thursday 9 September every year, is a national day of action that reinforces the importance of staying connected with friends, family and colleagues through all life’s ups and downs, big or small.

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