Exciting Times Ahead
Welcome to 2017. I hope you enjoyed the Christmas and New Year period with family and friends.
Having also enjoyed a well-deserved break, our City’s hard-working Elected Members will soon be back working with the local community and representing their interests in what promises to be a big 12 months ahead for our City and its 174,000 residents.
2017 Valentine’s Concert Tickets
City of Joondalup ratepayers and residents can get their tickets for the City’s 2017 Valentine’s Concert from 8.00am this Saturday 14 January.
This year’s concert will feature Australia’s favourite songstress Kate Ceberano, acclaimed tenor Michael Falzon and the West Australian Symphony Orchestra, performing the very best of the music of James Bond.
The concert will take place on Thursday 16 February at Joondalup Resort and is again expected to attract a capacity audience of more than 8,000.
Due to venue capacity and the enormous popularity of the Valentine’s Concert, tickets are only available to residents and ratepayers aged 18 and over and can be collected from 8.00am to 11.00am (or until sold out) from the following City of Joondalup Customer Service Centres:
- Joondalup Administration, 90 Boas Avenue, Joondalup
- City of Joondalup Leisure Centre – Craigie, Whitfords Avenue, Craigie
- Whitford Customer Service Centre, 15 Banks Avenue, Hillarys.
A limit of four tickets per household applies.
Residents and ratepayers must show proof of age and identity (photo identification), as well as proof of residential or ratepayer status.
Call 9400 4705 for more information.
2017 Australia Day Citizenship Ceremony
More than 330 local residents will become Australian citizens at the City’s 2017 Australia Day Citizenship Ceremony on Thursday 26 January.
Citizenship candidates from 26 different countries including the United Kingdom, South Africa, New Zealand, Canada, Egypt, France, Germany, Ireland, Spain, Thailand Uganda and the USA will pledge their allegiance to Australia at a spectacular outdoor ceremony at Central Park, Joondalup.
Hundreds of their family and friends will also be in attendance.
The 2017 Premier’s Australia Day Citizenship Awards for the City of Joondalup will be presented on the day in recognition of the outstanding community work being done by active local residents.
Music in the Park – Concert Two
The City of Joondalup’s 2016/17 Music in the Park Concert Series continues this Saturday evening at Penistone Park, Greenwood.
Part of the City’s extensive free summer events program, the second concert in the 2016/17 season features talented local acts Boom!Bap!Pow and The Darling Buds of May.
Children’s activities will be held from 6.00pm with the concert commencing at 7.00pm.