Daily Archives: February 8, 2016

Learn About Bassendean Activity Centre

Bassendean Oval - Business ForumAs a Business owner you have a great deal to benefit from the potential re-development of Bassendean Activity Centre.

A special informal gathering is planned for business owners only, where you can get all your questions answered and let the stakeholders get your input into shaping our future.

WHEN: Monday 22 February 2016

TIME: 6pm – 7pm

WHERE: Committee Room, 48 Old Perth Rd, Bassendean.

RSVP: William Barry, Snr Economic Development Officer ([email protected]) 08 9377 8062.

Click here for the flyer

 

First NorthLink WA contract awarded - Southern Section: Guildford Road to Reid Highway

Northlink animationThe Federal and State Governments announced in January 2016 that John Holland has been appointed to design and construct the Southern Section of the NorthLink Project.

This directly effects Bassendean as it stretches from Guildford Road to Reid Highway. The work involves

  • Upgrading Tonkin Highway to a six lane (three lanes in each direction) freeway standard between Guildford Road and Reid Highway; and
  • New interchanges at Collier Road and Morley Drive, and a flyover at Benara Road.

Final design work is underway, and construction is expected to commence in Autumn 2016. The media statement link is available here

To find out all the details of this huge project please see MainRoads dedicated web site here

 

 

Employment Opportunities with NBN

NBN trainingWith the roll out of the NBN now gathering pace, new positions are going to become available.

NBN has contacted us directly asking us to promote their Industry Workforce Development Program. It is estimated that over 4,500 new positions will become available over the next 10 years.

NBN has identified the following key occupations as currently having the highest shortages:

  • Telecommunications Technicians
  • Telecommunications Fibre Splicers
  • Telecommunications Linesworkers
  • Telecommunications Copper Cable Jointers

NBN are looking for all levels as well:

Follow these links to register your interest.