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!

Stay informed on current projects

Sustainability and Environment Strategy

Sustainability and climate change action is a key priority for the City of Bunbury and our community. In 2022, we asked the community to assist us in setting our City’s sustainability priorities.
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Boulters Heights Reserve Draft Masterplan

The City of Bunbury has prepared a draft 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

Draft Strategic Community Plan

The City’s draft Strategic Community Plan was open for final public comments until 15 March 2022. The Strategic Community Plan was adopted by Council on 21 April 2022
Closed for Comment

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

Parks and Playgrounds

The City engaged with the community in June 2019. The Public Open Space Strategy has now been adopted by Council.
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

The City of Bunbury acknowledges the traditional owners of the land, the Wardandi Noongar people, and pays respect to Elders past, present and emerging.