From humble beginnings, starting from scratch with limited revenue, infrastructure and capacity, local government has developed over the past 150 years to be an integral part of contemporary community life, employing thousands of people and providing vital and valued services to the community.

Join Dr Chris Berry for an interesting presentation and discover how local government became more than just roads, rates and rubbish.

Bookings are essential.

Please arrive by 4.15pm for a 4.30pm start.


Knowledge Centre
2232 Albany Highway
Gosnells WA 6110

Knowledge Centre is a short walk to shopping centres and the stunning Centennial Park.


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