Seniors Christmas Dinner 2018
The Shire President and Councillors invite Esperance Residents who are aged 60 years or over to the annual Senior Citizens Christmas Dinner on Sunday, December 2 at the Esperance Civic Centre.
Tickets will be available for purchase from the Shire Administration office from Monday, November the 5th until Friday, November 23rd.
Anyone with walking frames should advise when purchasing their tickets so that suitable seating can be arranged.
A limited number of chairs with arms can also be supplied if required, courtesy of the Seinor Citizens Centre.
Garage Sale Trail 2018
Choose To Reuse & register for Garage Sale Trail
Get to know your neighbours and be part of the nation’s biggest ever weekend of garage sales this October.
Garage Sale Trail
Garage Sale Trail is coming to Esperance on October 20 & 21. It’s a free, fun and social way to raise money for community groups as well as clear out old stock, recruit new members and raise awareness of the good work you do locally. You can also participate as an individual, so clean out your shed and jump on board! Register your sale here https://www.garagesaletrail.com.au/
Community Tree Planting Day
-Join us for a bite to eat in the new Environment Centre after we finish planting.
-Lake Monjingup was affected by a bushfire in January 2015. The area is recovering well and more seedlings are needed to restore biodiversity, create habitat and protect the wetland.
-Gloves, shovels and drinking water will be provided.
-Please wear a hat and enclosed footwear.
-Meeting point: Flora Park toilet block (left side of Telegraph Road).
-Register at treeday.planetark.org/
A French Weekend in Esperance
Look out for all things French on the weekend of 14-15 July as we celebrate France's national holiday and our French connections.
It is a particularly special year this year as we celebrate our 30th Anniversary of our Twin Towns relationship with the Île de Ré region.
Amazing Race Esperance
Esperance will be celebrating Youth Week WA on Thursday 26 April with an Amazing Race event organised by Shire of Esperance Youth Advisory Council in partnership with Escare Inc. Youth Service and Shire of Esperance.
Gold Coin Entry at the Esperance Museum
When was the last day you visited our fantastic museum? Why not head down on Sunday and see all the amazing collections that showcase the history of Esperance. Walk through a train, visit the Skylab exhibition and check out the New Era Agriculture display.
Sign up to the event to make sure you don't forget Gold Coin Entry Day
A Day at the Museum
A brand new display for the Esperance Museum will open soon which showcases development of Agriculture in the Esperance.
The New Era in Agriculture display focusses on developments during the era of 1920 through to 1980s and tells the story of how the land in the region opened up to new farming practices through trial and error to make Esperance the farming region it is today.
The official opening of the New Era in Agriculture display will be on Saturday 3 March.
Night at the Museum
Night at the Museum
Calling all budding Archaeologists
Come along to the Esperance Museum and learn about real Romans with Guy de la Bedoyere Time Team’s Roman Historian.
Take part in an Archaeological Dig. Construct a Roman Weapon.
Learn amazing facts about real Romans.
5pm start time - Approx 1.5 hours
For ages 6+. Parental supervision required.
$5 entry (includes light refreshments).
Limited places – Bookings essential at the Esperance Library.
Talking History at the Museum
Time Team's Roman Expert, Guy de la Bedoyere, is coming to Esperance Museum.
Come along to the Esperance Museum and listen to a facinating talk about the Real Lives of Roman Britain, What happens when cultures clash.
Gold Coin Entry (includes light refreshments).
6:30pm Start time - Approx 2 hours