Carols by Candlelight
Posted 13 December 2019 Carols by Candlelight

Carols by Candlelight will be held in Manners Hill Park on Sunday 15 December 2019 commencing at 6.30pm. Bring your families and neighbours, your best singing voices and your picnic blankets from 6:00pm to help raise funds for The Salvation Army to give to those in need at Christmas. Please give generously on the night. Please note that the Water Corporation will be renewing water pipes along Johnston Street in December 2019. Be mindful that the westbound lane of Johnston Street from Manners Hill Park towards Stirling Highway will be closed between Palmerston Street and Bay View Terrace on the night of the Carols by Candlelight. The eastbound lane of Johnston Street from Stirling Highway to Manners Hill Park will remain open, with access from Palmerston Street and Butler Way. Detours will be in place to assist with you with leaving the area. Please plan your journey in advance and have a great night! If you would like more information about Johnston Street pipe renewal, please visit

Cott Village Project – Proposed Precinct Plan
Posted 24 October 2019 Cott Village Project – Proposed Precinct Plan

The Town of Cottesloe (the Town) and the Shire of Peppermint Grove (the Shire) are excited to announce that they are working together to shape the future of the Cottesloe Activity Centre or, as it is colloquially referred to, Cott Village.

Local Government Election Results 2019
Posted 22 October 2019 Local Government Election Results 2019

Local government ordinary elections were held on the third Saturday in October. The results are as follows:

Volunteers Wanted
Posted 19 July 2019 Volunteers Wanted

The Carols by Candlelight committee is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to ensure that Carols by Candlelight can be enjoyed by everyone in 2019 and beyond

Thank you very Mulch!
Posted 19 July 2019 Thank you very Mulch!

West Metro Recycling Centre, which now offer free mulch to its Member Council residents and local not-for-profi organisations!

Grove precinct amphitheatre upgrade
Posted 19 July 2019 Grove precinct amphitheatre upgrade

Over the autumn and winter months, Shire staff have been busy making improvements to the grounds of the Library and Administration building.

Shire Traffic Review
Posted 19 July 2019 Shire Traffic Review

The Shire recently commissioned a review of the traffic flow on View, Leake and Johnston Streets, collecting data such as the number of vehicles, the speed they travel and the time of the day at set locations.

Moments from Peppermint Grove’s past
Posted 16 October 2018 Moments from Peppermint Grove’s past

Did you know that Manners Hill Park was once a 6-hole golf course?