News & Events

  1. Pyjama Party at the Brockway Transfer Station

    Monday 1st of September 2014

    WMRC staff wore PJs and brought their teddy bears to work to promote mattress recycling.

    Photo: Billie Fairclough, Post Newspapers 28th August 

  2. Interested in waste? join us on the upcoming Earth Carers course

    Tuesday 26th of August 2014

    Residents are welcome to attend the upcoming Earth Carers course starting 11 September 2014 at western suburbs locations. Participants from the last course learned how to live by the "Full lives, empty bins' motto and since the course have:

    • helped us keep festivals plastic free by working on our washing up station,
    • ha
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  3. Mattresses get a new spring at WMRC's transfer station.

    Thursday 21st of August 2014

    Mattresses can now be recycled at the Western Metropolitan Regional Council’s (WMRC) Transfer Station in Shenton Park.

    Each year Perth throws out about 165,000 mattresses, only 12.9% are recycled and the rest end up in landfill. Mattresses consume a huge amount of space in landfill, space which is rapidly diminishing as our waste conti

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  4. New recycling stations a hit

    Monday 28th of July 2014

    Six recycling stations have been installed around the western suburbs to make it easier for residents to dispose of items which are recyclable, but cannot go into kerbside bins.

     The Western Metropolitan Regional Council and its member councils have the stations located in high traffic areas throughout the western suburbs: Bunnings Clar

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  5. AnaeCo AWT Plant reaches a significant milestone

    Wednesday 23rd of April 2014

    AnaeCo has reached a significant milestone in the wet commissioning of the AnaeCo AWT Plant at the WMRC’s Shenton Park Resource Recovery Facility with the introduction of organic material into one of the bioconversion vessels. Approximately 65t of organic material separated from municipal solid waste (MSW) by the MRF is being used to comme

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  6. Christmas & New Year Opening Hours

    Tuesday 10th of December 2013

    Brockway Waste Transfer Station

    Monday 23 December 2013, 7.30am-3.45pm

    Tuesday 24 December 2013, 7.30am-3.45pm

    Wednesday 25 December 2013, CLOSED

    Thursday 26 December 2013, 7.30am-1.00pm

    Friday 27 December 2013, 7.30am-3.45pm

    Saturday 28 December 2013, 10.00am-1.00pm

    Sunday 29 December 2013, 10.00am-1.00pm


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  7. Council Agenda - 5 December 2013

    Thursday 28th of November 2013

    The Agenda for WMRC's Ordinary Council meeting scheduled for 5.30pm Thursday 5 December 2013 is available from the documents section.

  8. Community Liaison Meeting - 14 November 2013

    Wednesday 13th of November 2013

    Community members are invited to attend the next Community Liaison Meeting:

    starts 6.00pm
    Thursday 14 November 2013
    Mt Claremont Community Centre (Hakea Room)
    Montgomergy Avenue, Mt Claremont

    The purpose of the meetings are to provide an open forum for information exchange and communication between the WMRC, residents and

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  9. Council Agenda - 10 October 2013

    Monday 7th of October 2013

    The Agenda for WMRC's Ordinary Council meeting scheduled for 5.30pm Thursday 10 October 2013 is available from the documents section.

  10. Change of Council Meeting Date

    Wednesday 2nd of October 2013

    The Ordinary Meeting of the Western Metropolitan Regional Council (WMRC) will now be held on Thursday 10 October 2013 commencing at 5.30pm instead of the previously advertised Thursday 3 October 2013. The meeting will be held at the Town of Mosman Park, Corner Bay View Terrace and Memorial Drive, Mosman Park.