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Mental Health Training That Makes a Difference General
Posted 10 June 2022 Mental Health Training That Makes a Difference

City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder staff recently completed a three-day Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training course with Beyond All Bounds.

It’s a Jungle Out There! Youth Project Jungle Party General
Posted 12 May 2022 It’s a Jungle Out There! Youth Project Jungle Party

The Kalgoorlie-Youth Council is inviting all youth aged 12 to 25 to the Youth Project Jungle Party, happening on May 14th from 6PM to 9PM at Usher Park.

Beloved Local Art Finds New Home General
Posted 12 May 2022 Beloved Local Art Finds New Home

The Bonds of Harmony mosaic art piece represents the heart of Kalgoorlie-Boulder with it’s gorgeous natural landscapes stretching from land to sea, and elements of the historic gold-rush that made Kalgoorlie famous.

Street Sports Program Expanded to Keep Youth Active General
Posted 10 May 2022 Street Sports Program Expanded to Keep Youth Active

Due to popular demand, the City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder’s Street Sports program is expanding, moving from fortnightly to weekly sports sessions!

Youth Mayor Elected for Kalgoorlie-Boulder Youth Council General
Posted 09 May 2022 Youth Mayor Elected for Kalgoorlie-Boulder Youth Council

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder’s Youth Council is made up of young people aged 12 - 25 years with a passion for making Kalgoorlie-Boulder a great place for young people to live. In April this year, the Youth Council committee came together to elect a new Youth Mayor for the remainder of the 2022-23 year term.

The Goldfields Oasis Reduces its Splash! General
Posted 05 May 2022 The Goldfields Oasis Reduces its Splash!

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder’s Goldfields Oasis has been again recognised as one of Western Australia’s leading waterwise aquatic centres by earning Gold Waterwise endorsement by the Water Corporation.

The City’s Charles Street Drainage Project Commences Next Week General
Posted 19 April 2022 The City’s Charles Street Drainage Project Commences Next Week

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder is excited to announce the Charles Street Drainage Project is set to commence on Tuesday 26 April 2022 with civil work spanning six (6) months and resurfacing set to be completed in September 2022.

The City Celebrates Diversity with The Annual Multicultural Festival General
Posted 16 April 2022 The City Celebrates Diversity with The Annual Multicultural Festival

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder’s most popular event is returning bigger and better than ever for 2022.

A Massive Jungle Maze Awaits, If You Dare! General
Posted 05 April 2022 A Massive Jungle Maze Awaits, If You Dare!

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder is proud to announce that the second instalment of the Pop-Up Project will commence on Saturday, 14 May 2022 and run for nine days with a giant jungle maze installed at Usher Park in partnership with Creative Mazes.

Premier’s Actions Kept Kalgoorlie-Boulder Safe Mayor's Column
Posted 01 April 2022 Premier’s Actions Kept Kalgoorlie-Boulder Safe

A wise person told me this week that people have short memories. That was never more illustrated than on Thursday when I entered the Ron Yuryevich Terminal at the Airport and two travelers shouted derogatory remarks about Mark McGowan, knowing I was meeting the Premier.

The Goldfields Oasis is Getting Ready for a Transformation General
Posted 01 April 2022 The Goldfields Oasis is Getting Ready for a Transformation

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder is commencing a Master Planning process to re-develop the Goldfields Oasis Recreation Centre.

New Kalgoorlie-Boulder Airport Website Comes in for Landing General
Posted 30 March 2022 New Kalgoorlie-Boulder Airport Website Comes in for Landing

The Kalgoorlie-Boulder Airport launched a new website and branding on Wednesday, 30 March to enhance the delivery of flight and fare information to travellers and innovate the travel process.

Go Local First When Shopping and Dining This April General
Posted 30 March 2022 Go Local First When Shopping and Dining This April

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder has, for the third year, launched the Go Local First campaign to promote local businesses in the city ranging from tourism, hospitality, retail, home based businesses, trades, professional and mining support services and more.

FIFO is Here Mayor's Column
Posted 21 March 2022 FIFO is Here

Make no mistake, while we constantly say that we don’t want FIFO in Kalgoorlie-Boulder, it has been creeping in by stealth for a number of years.

Kal City Centre Works Commencing General
Posted 16 March 2022 Kal City Centre Works Commencing

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder is excited to announce that construction is scheduled to commence in April 2022 on the Kal City Centre project which includes the St Barbara’s Square and the laneway behind the Endowment block.

New CEO at The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder Mayor's Column
Posted 14 March 2022 New CEO at The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder

The new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Andrew Brien, has served his first week in the position.

Two Talented West Australian Authors are Coming to the William Grundt General
Posted 12 March 2022 Two Talented West Australian Authors are Coming to the William Grundt Memorial Library this March

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder welcomes women’s literature authors Rachael Johns and Anthea Hodgson to the William Grundt Memorial Library on Wednesday 23 March at 10AM to promote their new novels and talk about literature with the local community.

Louise Anton Lights Up Morning Melodies General
Posted 11 March 2022 Louise Anton Lights Up Morning Melodies

This past Wednesday 23 February, The Goldfields Arts Centre welcomed pianist and songwriter Louise Anton to delight the mid-morning crowd with a candid and intimate performance highlighting her musical talent.

People of Kalgoorlie-Boulder Mayor's Column
Posted 11 March 2022 People of Kalgoorlie-Boulder

Last week’s column may have been misleading. In it I said that the streetscapes of Hannan and Burt Street define what locals think about in their fond memories of growing up in Kalgoorlie-Boulder.

Tourism Campaign Talent EOI General
Posted 04 March 2022 Tourism Campaign Talent EOI

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder is seeking expressions of interest from local actors and amateurs alike for an upcoming video content campaign shooting Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 March, 2022.

Meet Chantelle - Our New Events Trainee General
Posted 02 March 2022 Meet Chantelle - Our New Events Trainee

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder’s Apprenticeship and Traineeship Program received over 60 applications for the 12 available positions this year.

Preserve Hannan Street Mayor's Column
Posted 25 February 2022 Preserve Hannan Street

Goldfielders are fiercely proud of where they come from and the attachment they have to Kalgoorlie and Boulder.

Special Meeting of Electors Will Be Held to Address Community Concerns General
Posted 25 February 2022 Special Meeting of Electors Will Be Held to Address Community Concerns Over Vaccination Mandate

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder will hold a special meeting of electors at the Kalgoorlie Town Hall on Monday, 28 February at 6:30pm at the request of the 100 signatories of the petition against the State Government vaccination mandate.

CCTV Partnership Program Supplier/Installer EOI General
Posted 25 February 2022 CCTV Partnership Program Supplier/Installer EOI

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder is seeking expressions of interest from local businesses that can supply and install Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) infrastructure at residential properties as part of the CCTV Partnership Program.

Hannan Street Footpath Upgrade - Status Update General
Posted 21 February 2022 Hannan Street Footpath Upgrade - Status Update

The Hannan Street Footpath Upgrade project is continuing with the installation of public seating commencing Monday 28 February 2022.

Headliner Death by Denim to Close Out the City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder’s General
Posted 21 February 2022 Headliner Death by Denim to Close Out the City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder’s Sunset at The Soundshell Series

The City is excited to welcome Death by Denim to Kalgoorlie-Boulder for the third and final concert in the Sunset at the Soundshell Series, bringing their ultra-cool Indie Rock sound to Centennial Park on Saturday evening 26 February.

The City’s Commitment to the Arts Mayor's Column
Posted 18 February 2022 The City’s Commitment to the Arts

This past weekend I attended the Sunset at the Soundshell Concert at Centennial Park to watch Katelyn Ann from Hearts of Gold, Black Venom and Eskimo Joe perform.

Kalgoorlie-Boulder at the End of the Line Mayor's Column
Posted 16 February 2022 Kalgoorlie-Boulder at the End of the Line

There was a time, before the bean-counters took over, that the provision of essential services such as power and water were not seen as a cash-cow for the government.

The City Announces the 2022-23 Annual Grant Program is Open General
Posted 16 February 2022 The City Announces the 2022-23 Annual Grant Program is Open

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder is excited to announce the opening of the Annual Grant Program (AGP) for the coming financial year.

City To Lead Collaborative Youth Precinct Master Planning General
Posted 12 February 2022 City To Lead Collaborative Youth Precinct Master Planning

Youth Precinct Master planning will commence shortly with the recent engagement of Playce who will work collaboratively with MCG Architects to develop a space designed for youth and the community at the City’s Kingsbury and Lord Forrest Parks.

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