Engage with us through Community Connect – our online community engagement hub!

Here on Community Connect, you can participate in shaping the City by sharing your thoughts, ideas and feedback on City projects and initiatives.

The City's major projects which need input from the community will be posted here, so please register to receive notification of any new projects that may be of interest to you (This is a once only registration – after that the City won't ask for your contact details again when you engage through Community Connect and you’ll be able to control your subscription and level of involvement and/or whether you receive updates from the City on projects).

You can also subscribe to the Brighter Bunbury newsletter and follow us on Facebook where you’ll also find opportunities to engage. 

No-matter your interests, age, gender, or abilities, the City invites you to Community Connect. Your participation will help to inform decisions on the design, planning and delivery of community assets and services that will benefit the community to make Bunbury - Brighter!

Get involved in new projects

Sustainability and Environmental Strategy

The City invites you to have your say on its draft Sustainability and Environmental Strategy 2023 – 2028.
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Investigation of Tree Streets Heritage Area and Local Planning Policy

The City of Bunbury is investigating the Tree Streets Area being a designated heritage area. Heritage is important for the community and has environmental, economic and social benefits as a resource for present and future generations. Local governments are responsible for reviewing their town planning schemes and formulating local planning policies...
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Compassionate Bunbury Charter

New Compassionate Bunbury Charter set to facilitate Compassionate Community discussions and actions in response to illness, death, dying and grief within the Bunbury region.
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Stay informed on current projects

Haley St, Prinsep St and Carmody Place Revitalisation

The City of Bunbury in its City Centre Action Plan sets out the vision to foster growth and revitalise the City Centre. This vision includes turning the city centre into a network of thriving, attractive streets and laneways that are engaging, inclusive, easily accessible, integrated in design, and celebrate Bunbury’s identity. 
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Community Safety Survey

The City of Bunbury has completed surveying our community to identify the priorities related to Community Safety and Crime Prevention. Thank you to all that participated in the surveys and focus groups. We received a huge response that will ensure the City can focus on the genuine concerns of our community. Next Steps We are currently analysing ...
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Boulters Heights Reserve Masterplan

The City of Bunbury has prepared a masterplan for Boulters Heights Reserve to ensure a holistic design approach is undertaken to develop the CBD reserve and to guide future investment and budget spend. Council recently sought community feedback on the proposal.
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Past Engagements

City's new Disability Access and Inclusion Plan 2023 – 2028

The City of Bunbury’s Disability, Access and Inclusion Plan (DAIP) 2023-2028 was endorsed by the City of Bunbury Council recently and has been registered with the Disability Services Commission.
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Community Health and Wellness Plan

The City of Bunbury, in developing its public health plan, invited the community to provide their insights in improving health and wellbeing in our community in 2021.
Closed for Comment

Bunbury Housing Strategy

The City engaged with key stakeholders and community on the Bunbury Housing Strategy from 8 February to 21 March 2021. The City of Bunbury adopted a new strategy on 18 May 2021 to guide and provide for the City of Bunbury’s current and future housing needs.
Closed for Comment

Safe Active Streets

The City of Bunbury together with the Department of Transport sought community input to help inform the Safe Active Street project in East Bunbury in April 2021.
Closed for Comment

Bunbury Heritage Strategy

The City engaged with the community on the Bunbury Heritage Strategy in March/April 2021.
Closed for Comment

Greening Bunbury

The City engaged with the community on Greening Bunbury in 2020 which was adopted by Council on 23 November 2021.
Closed for Comment

Off Lead Dog Areas

The City engaged with the community in September 2019 on off-lead dog areas.
Closed for Comment

South West Sports Centre Future

The City engaged with the community to look at future needs of the South West Sports Centre from 17 September - 17 October 2018.
Closed for Comment