news - april 2011

Community Church · Easter Mass and Service


Easter Sunday Mass will be celebrated at 8.00 am on 24th April at the Gidgegannup Community Church in Old Toodyay Road. Please note the earlier time for this Mass. It will revert back to 9.30 am for the Mass on 1st May and each first Sunday of the month.

Friday 22nd April:
- 9.30 am Uniting Church Service led by Rev. Harold Sampson

Sunday 24th April:
- 8.00 am Roman Catholic Service
- 9.30 am Uniting Church Service led by Rev. Harold Sampson
- followed by morning tea

Community Church page.

Community Church · Mother's Day Cake Stall


The Community Church will hold a Mothers Day Cake Stall on the Saturday morning of 7th May near the Post Office.

Community Church page.

Gidge Fire Brigades · Fire News and Advice April 2011


Due to continuing dryness and high temperatures the Prohibited Burning Season in City of Swan has been extended until 14th April 2011. Further extensions are very likely unless there is an early break to the season - dont hold your breath!

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Cherith Grove · Jan Pittman Art Exhibition


Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th April 2011 - 11am to 5pm

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Experience Gidgegannup · Small Farm Field Day 28 May 2011


This is the fourth Gidgegannup Small Farm Field Day. Gates open from 9.00 am till 4.30 pm. Admission $10 per adult, under 16 free, and parking free. The Mayor of the City of Swan, Cr. Charlie Zannino will perform the official opening ceremony at 10.45 am in the Sustainability Pavilion.

Countryman Gidgegannup Small Farm Field Day is the place where those living and working on small farms in the agricultural sector can come together at the one time to view and compare from a selection of products and services designed for efficient farming and rural practices. Also for those who want to see if this is the life they would like and have some fun finding out.

A great day full of information and fun for everyone. Come along and enjoy the day in the fabulous setting of Gidgegannup just 15 minutes from Midland.

Download detailed program..

For more information contact 9574 7065 or experiencegidge@gidgegannup.info, or visit the link below.

Gidgegannup Small Farm Field Day page..

City of Swan · Rural Properties Revegetation Program


The City of Swan is pleased to announce its 2011 Rural Properties Revegetation Program focusing on the revegetation of rural properties within our region.

If you are eligible, please complete the application form and return it to the City no later than 4:30pm on Friday 13 May 2011 to avoid disappointment.

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City of Swan · Age Friendly Communities


The City of Swan's Age Friendly Communities Project aims to explore ways to improve liveability standards and experiences for older members of our community.

We would like to hear about your experiences in your community so that we can find out how age-friendly the City of Swan is and hear how we can make our community more age-friendly in the future.

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City of Swan · Swan 2030 Community Engagement


The City of Swan is conducting a major consultation and planning program to develop our Strategic Community Plan. This plan will affect the way we live in the City of Swan.

Community members and other stakeholders are encouraged to be a part of this process, to play an active role in this very important project. We invite you to join us to identify what is important for you, your local area and our Citys future.

Thursday 5 May 2011, 6-9pm, Percy Cullen Oval, Toodyay Road, Gidgegannup. RSVP. For further information or to RSVP contact Sian on 9267 9374.

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City of Swan · Swan 2030 Community Workshop


The City of Swan is undertaking a major consultation and planning program across the whole of the City as we begin to develop our Strategic Community Plan. Community members and other stakeholders are encouraged to be a part of this process, to play an active role in this very important project. We want you to work with us to identify what is important to you, to your future, your local area and your City and to suggest ways we can achieve our shared goals.

Workshops will be held in your local area on Thursday 5 May 2011 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm at Percy Cullen Oval, Toodyay Road, Gidgegannup. RSVP by Monday 5 April 2011 to Sian on 9267 9374.

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Judy Moylan MP · Community Environment Forum


Thursday 5 May 2011.

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UWA · Householder Response to February 2011 Fires


Dear resident, We are asking you to participate in a survey of your experience of the February 6th 2011 fires in Roleystone, Kelmscott and Red Hill.

This survey is being conducted by the UWA School of Psychology in conjunction with the Bushfire Cooperative Research Centre (Bushfire CRC).

- Take the survey on line - Click here
- To download a PDF survey to print and post - Click here

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