Major projects

The City designs, constructs and maintains a number of major projects to service community needs and priorities. 

Further information on past, current and future projects can be found on the Projects & Places page.  

Current major projects


Waterbird Refuge

Connect South

News Listings

July 2021

Black Swan Habitat nears completion

News Update 14 July 2021

Local waterbirds are preparing to move in to their new home as work on the Black Swan Habitat nears completion at South Perth Foreshore.

South Perth Foreshore Waterbird Refuge
May 2021

Volunteers monitor birdlife at foreshore

News Update 20 May 2021

A group of local volunteers are assisting the City in an important environmental project to create habitat for waterbirds. The Friends of South Perth Wetlands community group visit South Perth Foreshore several times each week.

South Perth Foreshore Waterbird Refuge

Black Swan habitat underway at foreshore

News Update 5 May 2021

A project to create vital habitat for waterbirds is underway at South Perth Foreshore.

South Perth Foreshore Waterbird Refuge
March 2021

RAF funding

Media Response 19 March 2021

Media enquiry about RAF funding details.


Council approve RAF Business Plan

News Update 16 March 2021

Council has approved the Recreation and Aquatic Facility Business Plan and authorised the CEO to sign the $20 million Federal Government grant funding for the project.


Scheduled capital works

Major project capital work projects for the 2020/21 financial year:

  • Recreation and Aquatic Facility
  • Waterbird Refuge Project