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New accessible facility under construction
A new ‘Changing Places’ facility for people with a disability is now under construction at Broome Recreation and Aquatic Centre. Shire Manager Sport and Recreation, Casey Zepnick, says Changing Places are secure, clean facilities for people with a disability who need space and assistance to use the bathroom when out and about in the community.
BRAC swimming pool temporary closure
The BRAC swimming pool will be closed for two days on Monday 18 and Tuesday 19 December to undertake minor improvements and complete a general inspection in line with the construction contract for the BRAC Aquatic Upgrade completed in February this year.
Shire of Broome Christmas and New Year operating hours
Shire of Broome Administration Office, Broome Civic Centre Office, Depot and remaining operations not listed separately below will be closed Mon 25 Dec 2017 to Mon 1 Jan 2018 (inclusive). Some staff will be rostered on to handle routine duties and emergencies.
Teamwork on show to rehabilitate bushland
It’s been an exercise in team work as a range of organisations have come together to restore a former quarry site in Broome. The project at the former sand pit quarry on Port Dve is facilitated by the Kimberley Nature Project at Environs Kimberley and is funded through a Federal Government 20 Million Trees Grant.
CCTV provides a boost for community safety
Broome’s new CCTV network is already delivering results and helping Police in a range of investigations. Installation was completed recently of 24 digital CCTV security cameras at key locations for combating crime and antisocial behaviour including Carnarvon St, Dampier Tce, Male Oval and Town Beach.

Upcoming Events

Annual Meeting of Electors 2017
The Annual Meeting of Electors for the Shire of Broome will be held at the Administration Office, Council Chambers, 27 Weld St, Broome on Thursday 14 December 2017 commencing at 4pm.
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Ordinary Meeting of Council
An Ordinary Meeting of Council is held on the fourth Thursday of each month starting at 5pm. Members of the public are welcome to attend, and Public Question Time will be held at the start of the meeting.
How the Grinch Stole Christmas at Broome Civic Centre
It's a Christmas movie for the whole family when How the Grinch Stole Christmas screens on Wed 20 Dec. In the live-action adaptation of the beloved children's tale by Dr Seuss, the reclusive green Grinch (Jim Carrey) decides to ruin Christmas for the cheery citizens of Whoville, reluctantly joined by his hapless dog, Max.

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