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Below you will find an archive of PMRA monthly(ish) newsletters. Browse through the issues below, or follow the link located at the bottom of this page to subscribe. Your details will be kept private and you can unsubscribe at any time.


Mar 25 2020 Email (Mar 2020)
Let's keep our community connected, safe and strong. A Message from President Jim Booker "By choice, PMRA members reside in one of the most relaxing and entertaining environments on Earth. However along with nearly 7.8 billion fellow humans we face some of the most challenging circumstances I’ve ever experienced. I feel that likening Covid-19 to a global wartime enemy is appropriate. Advice from Professor Hugh Montgomery There are well-known threats

Jan 18 2020 Email (Jan 2020)
Port Mandurah 30 YEARS Making a Community Do you have your Port Mandurah history book yet? The next collection days are:  Monday 20th January between 9.30 and 10.30am Thursday 23rd January between 5.00 and 5.30pm Thursday 30th January between 5.00 and 5.30pm Every Port Mandurah household may have one book for free! Extra copies are $20 each Phone or text 0423 104807 for pick-up details. Please bring proof of residence, and pass this information on to

Jan 05 2020 Email (Jan 2020)
Have you and your neighbours collected your free history book yet? Port Mandurah 30 YEARS Making a Community Do you have your Port Mandurah history book yet? The next collection day is Monday 6th January between 10.30am and 12.00. Each Port Mandurah household may have one book for free! Extra copies are $20 each. Phone or text 0423 104807 for pick-up details. Please bring proof of residence, and pass this information to your friends and neighbours as we don’t have

Dec 12 2019 Email (Dec 2019)
Come to our party on Sunday and pick up your free book. RSVP ASAP. Christmas Canapés, Mingle & Jingle followed by the Port Mandurah History Book Launch You are warmly invited to the PMRA CHRISTMAS PARTY on Sunday 15th December at Mandurah Offshore Fishing & Sailing Club. We will be launching the long-awaited Port Mandurah History Book. Please arrive from 5.30pm to be greeted by and photographed with Santa. Complimentary Welcome Drink | Gourmet Canapés | Cash Bar |&nbs

Nov 25 2019 Email (Nov 2019)
Christmas Party and the Official Launch of the Port Mandurah History Book You are warmly invited to our Christmas Party and Book Launch on Sunday 15th December at Mandurah Offshore Fishing & Sailing Club. We will be launching the long-awaited Port Mandurah History Book. 5.30–6.30pm: Greeting by Santa, complimentary welcome drink & canapés. 7.00pm: Book Launch. Special diets can be catered for if advised beforehand | Cash bar $40.00 This event is for Port Mandurah residents

Oct 25 2019 Email (Oct 2019)
Last chance to buy tickets for 29 November - Hotham Valley Dining Carriage Excursion    We still have a few places available on the Hotham Valley Railway Restaurant Train on the evening of Friday 29th November for a rail trip and a sumptuous five course dinner. This event is now open to friends of PMRA. There is one table of 6 left, and a few tables of 4. A coach has been chartered and will pick up from Kings Carnival Car Park at 6.30pm. The train

Sep 09 2019 Email (Sep 2019)
Check out these great events. Also: Mandurah traffic bridge closure & other news Barefoot Bowls at Halls Head Bowling Club   PMRA members and friends are invited to participate in a six week season of Barefoot Bowls at Halls Head Bowling Club. It will run each Friday evening from 18th Oct to 22nd Nov. Bowling commences at 6.00pm for approximately 1 hour, and then we'll adjourn to the bar/restaurant for refreshments, and meals if you wish. Footwear is flat-soled soft

Jun 27 2019 Email (Jun 2019)
Christmas in July + Become a PMRA Sponsor Christmas in July   We are teaming up with Mandurah Offshore Fishing and Sailing Club for a buffet dinner on Sat 27th July at 6.00pm. Contact MOFSC to book a table or ask to be seated at a PMRA table. Mention that you are a Port Mandurah resident when you make your booking to ensure that you receive your PMRA complimentary drink upon arrival. www.portmandurah.com.au Thank you to all our generous

May 28 2019 Email (May 2019)
plus waterways news Christmas in July   We are teaming up with MOFSC for a buffet dinner on Sat 27th July (time to be advised). Contact MOFSC to book a table, or ask to be seated at a PMRA table. Mention that you are a Port Mandurah resident when you make your booking to ensure that you receive your PMRA complimentary drink upon arrival. Click on the image below to enlarge Share a Shed with Gary Brown   As a resident of Port Mandurah and therefore no s

Apr 25 2019 Email (Apr 2019)
Speed Radar Update, New Committee, New Constitution, New Boundary and other News New Committee and New Constitution 38 members attended the Annual General Meeting on 14th March at MOFSC. We voted to adopt the Rules of the Association (formerly known as the constitution) which were revised to comply with the Associations Incorporation Act 2015. We also voted in the new committee: Jim Booker (President), Max Begley, Crawford Flaherty, Steve Pearson, Linda Thorpe

Mar 08 2019 Email (Mar 2019)
Annual General Meeting A reminder that the AGM of Port Mandurah Residents’ Association Inc. will be held at Mandurah Offshore Fishing & Sailing Club (Dolphin Room) 115 Breakwater Parade, Mandurah on Thursday 14th March at 6.30pm. Doors open at 5.30pm for complimentary warm nibbles and a welcome glass of bubbles. (If you'd prefer a soft drink or a middy of tap beer, you'll be given a ticket to redeem at the bar.) Please reply to say whether or not you can come for catering purposes.

Feb 24 2019 Email (Feb 2019)
AGM Reminder, Canal Walls, History Book, Christmas Lights Winners and more...... Annual General Meeting A reminder that the AGM of Port Mandurah Residents’ Association Inc. will be held at Mandurah Offshore Fishing & Sailing Club (Dolphin Room) 115 Breakwater Parade, Mandurah on Thursday 14th March 2019 at 6.30pm. Doors open at 5.30pm for complimentary nibbles and a welcome drink. We are delighted that Krista Nicholson from the Mandurah Dolphin Research Project is our gu

Jan 23 2019 Email (Jan 2019)
RSVP ASAP for the Christmas Lights Thank You Party & Awards Ceremony Annual General Meeting Please save the date for our AGM on Thursday 14th March at 6.30pm at Mandurah Offshore Fishing & Sailing Club. Doors open at 5.30pm. There will be complimentary nibbles and a welcome drink upon arrival. Our special guest speaker will be Krista Nicholson from the acclaimed Mandurah Dolphin Research Project. Please email us to let us know whether or not you can attend. If you ha

Jan 12 2019 Email (Jan 2019)
Car Rally, Christmas Lights Awards and Thank You Party, Have Your Say .......... Car Rally to South Yunderup Join us on our first social outing of 2019; a pleasant self-drive tour through the Peel (124km) on Sunday 20th January finishing at the Sandy Cove Tavern.  This is not a race! Meet at The Dome, Halls Head from 10.00am to 10.30am and pick up your route directions. RSVP by email so we can let the tavern know approximate numbers, or contact Jim on

Nov 28 2018 Email (Nov 2018)
The Christmas season is already upon us. Find out what's going on. 'Tis the Season to be Jolly Thank you to everyone who made our Christmas Party at MOFSC such a success. Please click here for some photos. We are grateful to Geoff Campbell aka Santa, to the MOFSC staff who couldn’t have been more accommodating, to our events committee and, last but not least, to the generous committee member (who would like to remain anonymous) for donating some amazing door prizes. Well

Nov 15 2018 Email (Nov 2018)
Christmas Party Reminder, Mandurah Matters and The Dredging Has Begun! Christmas Party Reminder We're having a sumptuous sit-down Christmas Dinner with all the trimmings on Sunday 25th November at the Mandurah Offshore Fishing and Sailing Club. $50pp includes a three-course buffet, a welcome drink on arrival and a greeting by Santa. Doors open 6.00pm. Buffet "served" from 7.00pm. Make up your own table – any size. Special diets can be catered for if advised beforehand.

Oct 24 2018 Email (Oct 2018)
Save the Date, Main Canal Closure, Dredging Update, Snakes, History and more.... Save the date for our Christmas Party! We will be having a sumptuous sit-down Christmas Dinner with all the trimmings on Sunday 25th November at Mandurah Offshore Fishing and Sailing Club. Full details and menu options will be available soon. Stand Up Paddleboard through Port Mandurah As part of the Australasian Police and Emergency Service Games, this event will be run from the Weste

May 08 2015 Email (May 2015)
New Committee, Holiday Rentals, Save the Date, ewatch, Sponsor’s Message   Please support our sponsors: _______________________________________              ______________________________ ______________________________  

Mar 21 2015 Email (Mar 2015)
  Please support our sponsors: _______________________________________              ______________________________ ______________________________   Final Reminder We hope to see you at the AGM on Tuesday 24th March at 6.00 for 6.15 at the Old Yacht Clu

Mar 08 2015 Email (Mar 2015)
       Please support our sponsors:              _______________________________    ______________________________ ______________________________   Short-term rentals A report in relation to Holiday Homes will be considered at the Planning Meeting this coming Tuesday 10th March at the Council Ch

Feb 17 2015 Email (Feb 2015)
       Please support our sponsors:              _______________________________    ______________________________ ______________________________      AGM - Change of date Please keep the evening of Tuesday 24th March free (not the 12th) for the PMRA Annual General Meeting at the Ol

Jan 24 2015 Email (Jan 2015)
     Please support our sponsors:         _______________________________  ____________________________________________________________ We hope you are enjoying the long weekend.On 26th January every year the Mandurah Offshore Fishing and Sailing Club runs the Australia Day Flotilla. This event is open to all members of the community, and the format for each year is much the same: dress up your boat, gather outside the estuary and then proceed through the waterways of Mandurah. For more informat

Jan 08 2015 Email (Jan 2015)
     Please support our sponsors:           ___________________________________________________________ Christmas Lights Party InvitationIf you displayed Christmas Lights this year,Rod & Cheryl Bishop of Mandurah Cruises and Renee Hardman of Century 21 would like to invite you to a party to show their appreciation for the effort that you made and to thank you for displaying your lights for the community:Date: Sunday 18 January, 2015Time: 4pm – 7pmLocation: Marquee at the War MemorialExtra Detail

Dec 13 2014 Email (Dec 2014)
     Please support our sponsors:           ____________________________________________________________Thank you for a great Christmas PartyOur thanks go to Una Hird and to Dianne O'Driscoll for organising another fabulous social event.What events would you like to see on the PMRA calendar?If you have any ideas or would like to get involved, please have a chat with Una or Dianne, or email us at info@portmandurah.com.auChristmas LightsPMRA introduced the lights competition many years ago and ran

Nov 26 2014 Email (Nov 2014)
     Please support our sponsors:           ____________________________________________________________Tell your friends!There are still some tickets available for the CHRISTMAS COCKTAIL PARTYon Sunday 7th December from 6.30pmat Peel Thunder Football Club.Join us for a delicious selection of hot and cold canapés in the well-appointed members lounge and on the al fresco deck.Tickets are only $35 per person which

Nov 05 2014 Email (Nov 2014)
     Please support our sponsors:           ____________________________________________________________  Canals closedthis weekendOn Sunday 9th November 2014 the IRONMAN 70.3 swim leg will take place in the Port Mandurah Canals.From 0500hrs to 0930hrs there will be no vessel movement through the canals from the traffic bridge by Sutton Farm to the northern entrance of the Port Mandurah Canals, includi

Oct 27 2014 Email (Oct 2014)
     Please support our sponsors:           ____________________________________________________________   Dredging at last!Dredging of the Northern Entrance of the Port Mandurah Canals has finally commenced. The delay was caused by the major refit ofCoopers Dredge "Swan" which has started removing the accumulated sediment adjacent to Henry Sutton Reserve and will progress toward the Cambria Island can

Oct 16 2014 Email 1 (Oct 2014)
     Please support our sponsors:           ____________________________________________________________  Today is your last chance to comment on the revised Leisure Way Development PlanIn August, Council adopted Modification 3 to the Halls Head Precinct Plan for advertising. The proposed modification has been prepared in response to the current State Administrative Tribunal mediation for a proposed Develop

Jul 25 2014 Email (Jul 2014)
     Please support our sponsors:           ____________________________________________________________   Halls Head Town Centre Precinct Plan ModificationsThe Planning Committee's recommendation was adopted for advertising by Council on 22 July. There is a Special Council meeting on Tuesday 29 July at 6.00pm at which the Responsible Authority Report to the Peel Joint Development Assessment Panel will

Jul 07 2014 Email (Jul 2014)
    Please support our sponsors:           ____________________________________________________________ Do you like crab?“Then hold off on the fertiliser till Spring.” For more info and some entertaining videos, please visit homeriverocean.com.au Development adjacent to Port MandurahCity officers are currently in mediation at the State Administrative Tribunal in relation to Lot 90 Leisure Way. W

May 21 2014 Email (May 2014)
    Please support our sponsors:           ____________________________________________________________ Samphire Cove UpdateThe Friends of Samphire Cove invite you to join them on Sunday 25th May: Weeding from 9.00am to 10.30am followed by BYO morning tea. Please bring a sprayer and a hand-weeding tool. Dredging UpdateThe City of Mandurah has informed us that the dredging of the Port Mandurah main canal is

May 19 2014 Email (May 2014)
    Please support our sponsors:           ____________________________________________________________  A Message from Peel Water PoliceWe have been asked by Peel Water Police to contact Port Mandurah residents about two stolen Zodiac boats located on Sunday 18th May.They have recovered both boats without any identifying marks.If you could ask your neighbours if they know of any incidents on Saturday night (17t

May 14 2014 Email (May 2014)
    Please support our sponsors:           ____________________________________________________________  Looking for a Long Lunch with a difference this Saturday?Mandurah Cruises' delightful MURRAY RIVER LUNCH CRUISE is operating Saturday 17 May so why not bring some friends and go upriver and enjoy the day?Take time out and savour the flavour of our region; photograph your day, then engage in Restaurant Austral

May 12 2014 Email (May 2014)
    Please support our sponsors:           ____________________________________________________________   Beef & Burgundy EveningYou and your friends are cordially invited to join us for a warm and welcoming evening of hearty food, live music and even livelier company on Saturday 24th Mayfrom 6pm at Una Hird's beautiful homeat 3 Reverie Mews.Are you new to Port Mandurah?If so, this is the perfect opportunit

Apr 23 2014 Email (Apr 2014)
    Please support our sponsors:           ____________________________________________________________   Beef & Burgundy EveningYou are cordially invited to join us for a warm and welcoming evening of hearty food, live music and even livelier company on Saturday 24th May from 6pm at Una Hird's beautiful home at 3 Reverie Mews.Tickets $30ppBYO drink, glasses and dancing shoes!RSVP by 10th MayDress code: sma

Mar 10 2014 Email (Mar 2014)
    Please support our sponsors:           __________________________________________________________________________________________ Did you know?Every Port Mandurah title owner on the canals is a PMRA member.PMRA sends out a monthlye-newsletter to every household for which we have an email address, but we still don’t have email addresses for the majority of our members. Can you help?We expect to be in a

Feb 17 2014 Email (Feb 2014)
    Please support our sponsors:           __________________________________________________________________________________________Princess Royal Performance& Cocktail Party for Variety,the Children's CharityGet a group of friends together for a great cause and join in the fun onThursday 27th February at this very special event to raise much needed funds for Variety, the Children's Charity.Dress to impress!Enjoy the spe

Feb 05 2014 Email (Feb 2014)
    Please support our sponsors:           __________________________________________________________________________________________Your New CommitteeOur AGM was held on 21st January and was attended by 50 members. Following the business part of the meeting we enjoyed a video presentation about a new app called Coastal Walkabout, an open access citizen science initiative which utilises smart phone technology and social m

Feb 04 2014 Email | BME Copy (Feb 2014)
    Please support our sponsors:           __________________________________________________________________________________________Your New CommitteeOur AGM was held on 21st January and was attended by 50 members. Following the business part of the meeting we enjoyed a video presentation about a new app called Coastal Walkabout, an open access citizen science initiative which utilises smart phone technology and social m

Jan 15 2014 Email (Jan 2014)
     Please support our sponsors:           __________________________________________________________________________________________AGM on TUESDAYA reminder to all residents of Port Mandurah that we are holding our Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 21st January at 6pm for 6.30 at E2C, Old Coast Plaza, Halls Head (junction of Mary Street and Old Coast Road). Light refreshments will be served. We expect to be ab

Dec 15 2013 Email (Dec 2013)
     Please support our sponsors:             __________________________________________________________________________________________SANTA AFLOATA reminder to all residents of Port Mandurah that Santa will once again be floating by some time between 5.30pm and 7.00pm on Christmas Eve.Listen out for Santa’s bell or loud Christmas carols coming from the water.Santa will be handing out small bags of c

Dec 02 2013 Email (Dec 2013)
     Please support our sponsors:            __________________________________________________________________________________________CHRISTMAS PARTYThere are still some tickets available for the PMRA Christmas Sundowner at  Mandurah Offshore Fishing & Sailing Club on Sunday 8th December from 6.30pm.We will enjoy a delicious spread of finger food in the newly refurbished Dolphin View Room on the water

Nov 19 2013 Email (Nov 2013)
     Please support our sponsors:            __________________________________________________________________________________________CHRISTMAS PARTYWe warmly welcome you and your friends to join us for the PMRA Christmas Sundowner at the Mandurah Offshore Fishing & Sailing Club on Sunday 8th December from 6.30pm.We will enjoy a delicious spread of finger food in the newly refurbished Dolphin View Room on the w

Jan 13 2013 Email (Jan 2013)
   The PMRA Committee cordially invites you to attend theChristmas Lights Winners Cruiseon Sunday 3rd February at 6.15pmon The Mandjar, which will depart from the jettyoutside Mandurah Performing Arts Centre at 6.30 sharpThis invitation is for 2 adults*R.S.V.P.*  There are limited places on the boatso please reply with the names of those comingby 20th January to info@portmandurah.com.au or to P.M.R.A. PO Box 1339, Mandurah 6210PMRA wishes to thank the following for sponsoring

Jul 18 2012 Mandurah Have Your Say (Jul 2012)
 ">Sutton Farm   Dear Port Mandurah Resident, The City is embarking on its very first 20 Year Strategic Community Plan. This is a new legislative requirement on all local governments but provides an exciting opportunity for the community to shape the areas and priorities for action by our local government, such as what you would like to see happen to Sutton Farm and to the Old Bridge.There are only two weeks left for you to have your say at http://haveyoursaymandurah.com

Tour of the Water Police HQ (May 2012)
 Expressions of InterestIf you like the sound of this tour but are unavailable on the 23rd, please let us know, for it might be possible for us to arrange another tour on a Tuesday or Wednesday evening.Tour of the Water Police HQ Dear Member, We have arranged for 24 of our members and sponsors to be given a tour of the Marine Operations Centre on the evening of Wednesday 23rd May. You will have a chance to hear what the police do, look at their state-of-the-art equipment, and

Mar 23 2012 Email (Mar 2012)
Click here for a clearer view of the newsletter    And finally...Thank you if you brought an issue to our attention to raise at the City of Mandurah's Annual Electors Meeting on 12th March. Please visit http://www.mandurah.wa.gov.au/HBSearch_239378.PDF for a summary of the meeting.




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