Change demolishes $80 snack

7th September 2019 – Lloyd Gorman – POST. A 12-month trial for one hour free parking along Hay Street, between Outram and Havelock streets, kicks off on Monday. “It’s common sense at last,” Joe’s Bakery owner Joe Bohagriar said. “Until now if you wanted to park here for two minutes and nip into the shop […]

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Third parking trial to launch in West Perth

29th August 2019 – Brooke Hunter – City of Perth. As part of the motion to progress a free parking trial in three distinct city neighbourhoods, the third and final phase of the trial will commence in West Perth from Monday 9 September. For the next 12 months, free parking will be available on Hay […]

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West Perth locals welcome free parking trial

27th June 2019 – Jessica Warriner – Guardian Express. WEST PERTH will soon be home to one of the City of Perth’s free parking trials. It comes after community group West Perth Local has been campaigning for just that, encouraging locals and visitors to come out and explore the neighbourhood and its businesses. West Perth […]

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Get a taste for your city with Eat Drink Perth

6th March 2018 – Have a Go News. With eight categories to explore and more events than ever, it’s never been easier to get a taste foryour city this March. Featuring more than 100 participating venues citywide, discover the freshest eateries and sink your teeth into the latest culinary trends during Eat Drink Perth. Hailing […]

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West Perth residents, businesses brainstorm ways to revitalise suburb

3rd May 2018 – Julian Wright – Guardian Express. WEST Perth residents and business owners came together this week to brainstorm ways to brighten the suburb. Organised by West Perth Local, a group which aims to bring in new events to the area to bring it back to life, the sundowner was held at Tribe […]

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Eat Drink Perth Laneway Launch Party

28th February 2018 – Jenni Storey – The West Australian. An unassuming carpark in Mayfair Street became a balloon-festooned temporary food and drink hotspot for the launch of the City of Perth’s annual March foodie month, Eat Drink Perth. West Perth Local, a new precinct organisation for local residents and businesses, transformed the area, while […]

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ABC News – Perth City Summit Report

Did you see us on ABC News last night? Exciting times ahead as Activate Perth gets up close and running to help us achieve our vision for West Perth and the city. Watch this space!

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Perth’s problems laid bare in survey on how to improve city

13th August 2017 – Belle Taylor – PerthNow / The West Australian. A LACK of street life, homelessness, and crime and safety have emerged as some of the top issues blighting the city, according to participants in several workshops and a wide ranging online survey on how to improve Perth. The survey, conducted by the […]

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Battle royale for council seats

31st October 2020 – Michael Palmer – Community Newspaper – Eastern Reporter. It may not be as high profile as the Lord Mayoral election, but there is just as fierce a battle for councillor positions in the City of Perth elections. There are eight positions available but 27 people are seeking to fill them. There […]

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