Community workshops to gather input on preserving City of Kwinana heritage sites

Smirk's Cottage, Kwinana.
Smirk's Cottage, Kwinana.

CITY of Kwinana is running two community workshops to gather input about preserving Kwinana’s heritage sites.

All community members are invited to attend and provide ideas around the vision for the City’s unique heritage listed buildings, Sloan’s Cottage and Smirk’s Cottage.

The Heritage Workshops will be run by a facilitator and focus on how to best manage the sites and maintain the collections preserved there.

Smirk’s Cottage is managed by the Kwinana Heritage Group, who is currently looking for new members.

Those passionate about local history can contact the group to find out more about how to volunteer.

Email kwinanaheritagegroup2@gmail.com or call 08 9439 6342.

Kwinana Community Share run a community garden at Sloan’s Cottage and meet every Saturday morning.

Contact the group through Facebook or via email kwinanacommunityshare@gmail.com.

WHAT: Kwinana Heritage Workshops
WHEN: Saturday, November 11 and Saturday, November 18 9.30am to 12.30pm
WHERE: Darius Wells Library and Resource Centre, Ken Jackman Hall
RSVP: essential for the workshops by Monday, November 6 on 9439 0236 or email fiona.carnie@kwinana.wa.gov.au.

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