Project Updates

Dog exercise area to temporarily close

May 30, 2019

The LPRP Zone 2X project works are about to start which means the dog exercise area at Tom Wright Park will be temporarily closed. 

The Town has arranged an alternative temporary enclosed off-lead dog exercise area in John Bissett Park (on the corner of Miller St and Beatty Ave, just across the railway bridge). 

Give us your thoughts on our Community Benefits Strategy

April 26, 2019

The West Coast Eagles and Wirrpanda Foundation will soon call the Town of Vic Park home. Have your say on our draft Community Benefits Strategy. 

Following community engagement at the end of 2018, the first four community programs of the Community Benefits Strategy have been selected by the community panel (a representative sample of 30 residents that reflect our community demographics).

McCartney Crescent car parking designs finalised

April 1, 2019

Final plans for the McCartney Crescent car parking design are now available for information on this website. The main scope of the project was to ensure formal parking bays were available for patrons of the area with trees for shade and inclusions of ACROD bays to ensure accessibility for all. The works, which will likely commence in the second half of 2019 include the following:                        

Zone 2X concept fly-through

March 14, 2019

As part of their detail design development, the consultant team of Zone 2X prepared a flat plane fly-through of a 3D interpretation of the design. This gives an idea of the intent of the works.

Traffic counts throughout Lathlain

March 14, 2019

The Town will shortly be undertaking traffic counts on the majority of roads throughout Lathlain. There will be 44 traffic counters placed in strategic locations in the road network of Lathlain in the first week of April 2019 for about eight days (see the 

Mineral Resources secures naming rights to Eagles' new nest

March 1, 2019

The West Coast Eagles have secured a naming rights sponsor for their new home at Lathlain, that will now be known as Mineral Resources Park.

For more information, visit the West Coast Eagles' website.

Community Benefits Strategy update

February 27, 2019

Thank you to everyone, including the Community Panel members, who provided their feedback. Broad community engagement has concluded.

Tenders closed for works to Zone 2 and 2X

February 13, 2019

Tenders have now closed for work to deliver more elements of the Community Zone 2 and 2X (former Lathlain Carlisle Bowling Club) which includes:

Footpath closure - Bishopsgate Street

February 11, 2019

As part of the works in the West Coast Eagles Zone the footpath and verge along a section of Bishopsgate Street outside Lathlain Oval is currently closed for upgrades.

The works, being undertaken by a contractor on behalf of the West Coast Eagles, includes the construction of a new pedestrian footpath, vehicle cross overs, bus bays and landscaping along their Bishopsgate Street frontage.

More correspondence from the government

December 17, 2018

Following the announcement by Federal Member for Swan Steve Irons that the Federal Government will invest $4 million towards the redevelopment of the Community and Perth Football Club facilities, the Town has received correspondence from the Hon Michael McCormack MP, Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development acknowledging that commitment, and subsequent correspondence from Regional Development & Local Government Depar