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MOUNTAINS OF SAND

Lancelin’s dunes were looking spectacular this afternoon with dark skies above. This weekend the dunes will be super busy as school holidays kick off with a long weekend so if you’re coming to town, remember you need to book your quad/buggy dune tours a day in advance on this website but you can book surfboards/SUPs and sandboards for same day use. The LDCA Buskers Festival is on on Saturday and… Read More

OWN YOUR OWN TOP QUALITY SANDBOARD

If you’re planning on spending a number of days sandboarding on the dunes, you need your own top quality, high speed stand-up or sit-down board. These boards are made right here in Lancelin and available now in a range of colours for those who want to hone their skills. Click here for more info and to order your board… Read More

SUNTIQUE FOR SALE

After 26 years running the popular Suntique Boutique in the main street of Lancelin, owner Rhonda Catchpole has finally decided to sell. The business is available on a walk in walk out basis and now is great time to buy given we are moving into the peak summer season. Details are here: https://www.bsale.com.au/businesses/for… Read More

LANCELIN ENJOYS CARAVAN AND CAMPING BOOM

With our state border closed, Western Australians have taken to the road in record numbers and Lancelin is seeing a lot of that traffic. The Experience Lancelin Holiday Park at the south end of town is near capacity for much of the remainder of 2020 as people holiday closer to home and being just 90 minutes from Perth, Lancelin is an ideal stopping point. If you’re planning a visit to… Read More

NO MORE VEHICULAR ACCESS TO EDWARDS ISLAND POINT

The Shire is proposing the closure of the Edward Island Point 4×4 Vehicle Access Track in Lancelin and is calling for written submissions as to why they shouldn’t close it. This was the only way to access the point by car but recent storms have washed away the track as you can see and the shire is likely to close access altogether unless the public convinces them otherwise. This will… Read More

SHIRE BACKS DOWN OVER CLUB CLOSURES

More than 35 people from around the shire showed up at the monthly council meeting in Gingin on Tuesday August 18th to voice their anger about the Shire’s proposal to close both the Lancelin Golf and Bowls Clubs. The proposal came out of nowhere on Friday and was due to be voted through without incident, however, the enormous public backlash resulted in the shire meeting with representatives from both clubs… Read More

GOLF AND BOWLS COULD WELL BE AXED IN LANCELIN

The Shire of Gingin has lobbed a hand grenade into the local community by introducing a proposal to close both the Lancelin Golf Club and Bowls Club. The Shire wants Lancelin residents and visitors to use similar facilities in Ledge Point and have listed the matter for a vote at this Tuesday’s shire meeting. It has serious implications for the town if the councillors vote to close these two clubs…. Read More