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Building and Development
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Infrastructure & Buildings
Start: November 2014 | Finish: November 2022
The City of Cockburn boasts the State's first shark proof barrier at Coogee Beach, where visitors can enjoy a safe swimming environment all year round.
Start: May 2015 | Finish: June 2020
The City is rolling out a third garden waste bin (3rd bin rollout) to all residential properties over 400m2.
Start: June 2017 | Finish: July 2018
Construction of a facility featuring synthetic greens for lawn bowls, fenced soccer pitches, a sand area suitable for beach volleyball and Futsal courts.
Start: May 2016 | Finish: July 2017
Located in Wellard Street, Bibra Lake, the centre includes a depot and animal facility which caters for impounded dogs, cats and other stray animals.
Start: April 2014 | Finish: May 2017
A state-of-the-art integrated aquatic, recreation, education and elite-athlete training facility. One of the largest developments of its kind in Australia.
Start: June 2016 | Finish: February 2017
The Coogee Maritime Trail features land-based and underwater attractions, showcasing the Omeo shipwreck, the State's premier shore-based shipwreck.
Start: May 2015 | Finish: November 2016
The City's first Changing Place facility is located at the Bibra Lake Regional Playground at Progress Drive, Bibra Lake.
Start: May 2016 | Finish: November 2016
Drawing on local wildlife and fauna as inspiration for many of its features to introduce children of all ages and abilities to the natural environment.
Start: October 2015 | Finish: June 2016
Construction of two new lookouts at Manning Park, one facing east, the other facing west.
Start: January 2013 | Finish: October 2014
The award winning facility located in Success hosts a range of medical, allied health and related services.
9 Coleville Crescent,
Po Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC,
Western Australia, 6965