City Updates

Ballaarat Engine Celebrating 150 Years
Posted 29 July 2021 Ballaarat Engine Celebrating 150 Years

This historic engine is the oldest surviving Australian-built steam locomotive and also the first steam locomotive in Western Australia.

Tuart Drive Bridge Update
Posted 29 July 2021 Tuart Drive Bridge Update

In conjunction with the City of Busselton, Main Roads WA is currently managing the development and delivery for the replacement of the bridge on Tuart Drive over Abba River

Arum Lily Blitz
Posted 29 July 2021 Arum Lily Blitz

City of Busselton and Shire of Augusta Margaret River help coordinate arum lily control

Hannay Lane Revitalisation
Posted 11 June 2021 Hannay Lane Revitalisation

Hannay Lane in Dunsborough is taking on a new look.

Busselton Margaret River Airport – Going Strong
Posted 11 June 2021 Busselton Margaret River Airport – Going Strong

Despite current uncertainty around State border closures, we remain hopeful that the first Jetstar flight from Melbourne will arrive in Busselton as planned late next month.

Growing Events and Tourism
Posted 11 June 2021 Growing Events and Tourism

A decade ago the City developed a strategic event strategy aimed at elevating the region to the Events Capital WA.

Busselton Wins 2021 GWN7 Top Tourism Town Awards
Posted 04 May 2021 Busselton Wins 2021 GWN7 Top Tourism Town Awards

Busselton was named the winner of the 2021 GWN7 Top Tourism Town Award at the 2021 Perth Airport WA Regional Tourism Conference.

Our Jetty – How is it Funded?
Posted 16 April 2021 Our Jetty – How is it Funded?

Have you ever consider how the Jetty is funded and maintained now and into the future?

Busselton and Dunsborough Swimming Enclosures
Posted 31 March 2021 Busselton and Dunsborough Swimming Enclosures

The City is planning on the removal of both the Busselton and Dunsborough swimming enclosures the week of the 19th April 2021.

City Finances
Posted 31 March 2021 City Finances

Councillors adopted the City of Busselton 10 year Long-term Financial Plan (LTFP) on 25 March 2021.

Lower Vasse River - Call for Nominations
Posted 29 March 2021 Lower Vasse River - Call for Nominations

Are you interested in being part of the future management of the Lower Vasse River?

Update on the Lower Vasse River
Posted 03 March 2021 Update on the Lower Vasse River

Implementation of the Lower Vasse River Management Plan is entering the next step with detailed designs for the creation of a living stream now being prepared.

The City celebrates its 150th year as a Local Government
Posted 12 February 2021 The City celebrates its 150th year as a Local Government

The City of Busselton celebrates its 150th year as a Local Government area this year. On the 21 February 1871, the area now known as the City of Busselton was formally declared under the Municipal Institutions’ Act.

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