News Listings

July 2023

Heritage House lights up

News Update 25 July 2023

Upgrades have improved the functionality of the lighting system, enhancing the presentation and quality of exhibitions and programs, and increased the opportunity to collaborate with other art collections.

Environmental win for wetlands as rehabilitation project wraps up

Media Release 25 July 2023

The Elderfield Wetlands have been successfully rehabilitated following a three-year project to enhance 4ha along the Canning River.

Elderfield Wetlands

Weekly approved works 24-30 July 2023

Public Notice 21 July 2023

Approved works within the City of South Perth for 24-30 July 2023.

New playground for Axford-Barker Reserve in Como

News Update 21 July 2023

A playground upgrade is currently taking place at Axford-Barker Reserve in Como, with completion expected by Friday 28 July 2023.

Parks and Reserve works

Together We Read 16-30 August 2023

21 July 2023

Book lovers in the City of South Perth can join thousands of readers across Australia in this year's Together We Read digital book club.

2022 Backyard Bird Count results

News Update 20 July 2023

An insight into the health of our local bird population has been revealed in the latest Backyard Bird Count data, released by Birdlife Australia.

Copy and print service upgrade

Library 19 July 2023

Copy and print services will be temporarily unavailable due to an upgrade on Wednesday 2 and Thursday 3 August 2023.


Battery recycling program at libraries on hold

Library 19 July 2023

Some of the City's battery drop-off locations are temporarily unavailable, however you can still take unwanted batteries to the Recycling Centre in Como.


Would you like to be an Old Mill guide?

Library 19 July 2023

Become an Old Mill guide and help the City keep one of Western Australia's oldest heritage sites open to the public.

Free Tax Help available at our libraries

Event 18 July 2023

Lodge your tax returns with a FREE and confidential service supported by the Australian Taxation Office through a network of ATO-trained and accredited community volunteers.