News & Events

  1. Free Recycling this Christmas

    Thursday 8th of December 2011

    Once the kids have finished playing with them, cardboard boxes leftover after Christmas can be taken to the Brockway Waste Transfer Station for free recycling.

    The Transfer Station, on the corner of Brockway Road and Lemnos Street in Shenton Park, also provides free recycling for residential quantities of electronic waste (computers and tele

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  2. 2011/12 Christmas & New Year Opening Hours

    Friday 2nd of December 2011


    JFR (Jim) McGeough Resource Recovery Facility 
    (Brockway Waste Transfer Station)


    Saturday 24 December 2011           10.00am-1.00pm

    Sunday 25 December 2011             CLOSED

    Monday 26 December 2011             7.30am-1.00p

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  3. Next Community Liaison Meeting - 8 December 2011

    Friday 21st of October 2011

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

    starts 6.00pm
    Thursday 8 December 2011
    Hakea Room
    Mt Claremont Community Centre
    Montgomery Avenue, Mt Claremont

    The purpose of the meetings are to provide an open forum for information exchange and communication betw

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  4. New Fee - Sand & Rubble (effective 24 October 2011)

    Monday 10th of October 2011

    The WMRC wishes to advise the introduction of a new fee applicable to the disposal of waste at the Brockway Waste Transfer Station.

    Effective Monday 24 October 2011, the fee for 6x4 trailers carrying sand and rubble will be $130 per trailer (including GST).

    All other fees remain unchanged. Tander trailers and trucks, regardless of waste

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  5. Swap-a-Lot Extravaganza - 12 November 2011

    Wednesday 5th of October 2011

    After a successful first year in 2010, the Western Metropolitan Regional Council (WMRC) is bringing back the Swap-a-Lot Extravaganza.

    The Swap-a-lot Extravaganza will take place on Saturday 12 November 2011 at St Luke’s Church Hall, Mosman Park (20 Monument Street). The event coincides with National Recycling Week (7-13 November) and i

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  6. Notice of Special Council Meeting (27 October 2011)

    Tuesday 4th of October 2011

    A Special Meeting of the Western Metropolitan Regional Council (WMRC) will be held on Thursday 27 October 2011 commencing at 5.30pm at the WMRC Administration Office, 40 Marine Parade (corner Warton Street), Cottesloe.

    The purpose of the meeting is the swearing in of new Councillors, appointment of Chairman and Deputy Chairman and appointmen

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  7. WMRC Council Agenda - Meeting 6 October 2011

    Friday 30th of September 2011

    The meeting Agenda for the WMRC Ordinary Council meeting to be held Thursday 6 October 2011 is now available from the Documents section of our website.

  8. Investigations commence into Regional Waste Services

    Wednesday 17th of August 2011

    The WMRC has commenced investigations into a regional waste service for the western suburbs (Town of Claremont; Town of Cottesloe; Town of Mosman Park; City of Nedlands; Shire of Peppermint Grove; and City of Subiaco).

    The WMRC, which provides waste transfer and waste education services to the western suburbs, prepared a business case for re

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  9. Free Earth Carers course - September 2011

    Saturday 30th of July 2011

    The next WMRC Earth Carers course will commence on Thursday 15 September 2011.

    The Free Earth Carers course, totalling five sessions over three weeks (Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings), will unravel the mystery of recycling, provide tips on reducing waste and green cleaning, tour a landfill site and recycling facility and demonst

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  10. WMRC Council Agenda - Meeting 4 August 2011

    Friday 29th of July 2011

    The meeting Agenda for the WMRC Ordinary Council Meeting to be held Thursday 4 August 2011 is available from the Documents section of our website.