This Thursday 8th December the Yanchep Community Centre is holding a Free Christmas Picnic Event from 9:30 – 11:30am.
The Yanchep Two Rocks Tourism Network has released the latest Tourism brochure for Yanchep and Two Rocks full of excellent ideas about what to see and do when visiting our local area. Labelled “Yanchep and Two Rocks Anytime” because its always a great time to visit! Make sure you pick up a brochure for your visitors or to plan your own visit.
Last Saturday 3rd December The Yanchep Two Rocks Tourism Network held it’s first Christmas Tree and Lights Summer Party.
By all accounts it was a tremendous success which will be repeated every year, congratulations to the efforts of the Yanchep Two Rocks Tourism Network Committee.
Check out the their Facebook page for images of the day.
Congratulations to our very own Sue Dash from Chocolate Drops for being award the City of Wanneroo Mayor’s Visionary award recently at the City of Wanneroo Business Awards held at Wanneroo Library and Cultural Centre on Friday 18th November 2016.
The amount of time and effort put into helping the local community and business community makes Sue Dash a very deserving recipient of this award!
Casual Coffee Catch Up 10am Friday 5th August at Full Flava Cafe.
If you have been considering joining the Wanneroo Business Association why not come along and meet Lauren, the Business Liaison Officer, along with other Wanneroo Business Association members.
Or come on down anyway, its a great networking opportunity, we will be there so come and introduce yourself and get registered for our Yanchep Two Rocks business directory, its free 🙂
Don’t forget the Yanchep Monthly Markets are on this Sunday at Yanchep Sports and Social Club.
Starts at 8am and finishes at 2pm.
Tgere will be over 45 stalls and more so go and take a look and support your local businesses as well as the Sports Club.
School holidays are about to begin and what better timing for the start of Camping in Yanchep National Park. The camp site is set to open 4th July in time for the school holidays, you can find out more on Parks and Wildlife web site.
This is part of a trial to expand camping options in the Perth Metropolitan area so if you are keen to have access to this option please support it by venturing out and staying in the park plus the funds raised will go back into the upkeep of the park, win-win!
A couple of weeks ago the WA Weekender featured Yanchep and surrounding areas on 3 segments of the show.
For those that missed them here they are:
With school holidays coming up maybe these Wanneroo Adventures will give you some ideas.
If you want to know where Wanneroo started you will learn about the early settlers in this segment.
City of Wanneroo decided to participate in this years Fund Our Future in order to gain Federal Funding for those infrastructure projects we need urgently in the City of Wanneroo, including better transport. The City of Wanneroo is one of the fastest growing Local Government Authorities in Australia.
· Shopping centres – Yanchep, Butler, Ocean Keys (permission currently being sought)
· Busy intersections (where safe to do so)
· Bus stops (along Wanneroo Road/Marmion Ave)
· Areas near the train stations (where approved)
· Libraries throughout the City of Wanneroo
· Leisure centres, such as Aquamotion/Kingsway (permission currently being sought)
They are also asking for volunteers to wear their Fund Our Future uniforms, and hand out bumper stickers/flyers/take signatures on iPads in strategic locations.
The City of Wanneroo will also have Fund Our Future banners in key locations along Marmion Ave; Wanneroo Road during the day- and have volunteers driving the Fund Our Future branded ute on Marmion Ave; Wanneroo Road; the Mitchell Freeway and Hester Ave in the afternoon.
You may have also seen the VMS signage promoting Fund Our Future at the Joondalup Drive/Wanneroo Road intersection.
There will be numerous photo and social media promotion opportunities on this day of action.
Your participation so far has been much appreciated and they would love it if some local residents would like to take part in this day of action in any way possible. You certainly don’t need to be available for the full day – any time or even suggestions that you could provide would be most appreciated.
Further information regarding the approved locations will be provided via regular updates.
Please do not hesitate to contact Paige Berdal on 9405 5651 or Janet Takarangi on 9405 5926 if you would like to be involved.
If you cannot attend any of these activities you can still help by filling in the request to send an email on your behalf at http://www.fundourfuture.info/
Put the dates in your calendars, the Wanneroo Show Dates have been announced.
This years Wanneroo Show will be held on Friday November 25th and Saturday November 26th.
The theme this year is more creatures great and small.
We will publish the Schedule when it becomes available.