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


Black Swan Habitat

Connect South

State Underground Power Program

News Listings

September 2021

Habitat to bring back swans

Media Release 30 September 2021

A new haven for waterbirds has been built along the Swan River as the City completes its $1.5m Black Swan Habitat project.

South Perth Foreshore Waterbird Refuge

Local waterbirds enjoy new home

News Update 8 September 2021

A major environmental project to repair damaged river walls and create habitat for wildlife is now complete at South Perth Foreshore.

South Perth Foreshore Waterbird Refuge
August 2021

Recreation and Aquatic Facility progress

News Update 25 August 2021

The City will commence the process of finding a potential operator for the facility, engage a project manager and explore options for naming rights.


Recreation and Aquatic Facility update

News Update 20 August 2021

The prerequisite for the proposed Recreation and Aquatic Facility (RAF) has always been, and will continue to be that it is economically viable and financially self-sustainable now and into the future.

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