Balingup Community Web

An initiative of the Balingup Progress Association

Balingup News & Events

All Year:

Please get behind the local community initiative to recycle soft plastic. Check out the details on the Balingup information sheet and the Redcycle Poster

Lions Club Donnybrook Refund Point

Summary of Eligible & Ineligible Containers for Refund
Full details of Containers for refund


December 2021 BPA meeting

Tuesday the 7th of December at 9am at the Balingup Community Centre

AGM Wednesday 6th October 7pm

AGM 2021 Flier


Balingup Progress Association will be trialing new meeting times. If you plan to attend a meeting, email to check the day/time of the next meeting.
General Meeting schedule for next few months:
Tuesday 6 July, 2021 at 9am (Balingup Primary School P&C was invited)
Wednesday 4 August, 2021 at 7pm
Tuesday 7 September, 2021 at 9am
Wednesday 3rd November at 7pm

Saturday 3rd July 2021 4 - 6pm Balingup Recreation Centre

BPA is organising an Open Space to discuss "what changes do we need to make to support a program of inspirational and sustainable community events" (we will discuss ALL events) and you are invited to come along. Kids welcome.
More details here

Saturday 3rd July 2021 6 - 8pm Balingup Recreation Centre

Meals Night. Curry & Lasagna Night. Fundraising for the Cambodia Wheelchairs Project. ALL proceeds go to the project.
More details here

Strategic Plan May 2021

During April and May 2021, Balingup Progress Association hosted a series of Community Conversations and one Open Space workshop to identify community priorities for the next 5-10 years. These were then documented into:

Around 50 people participated and agreed on the following over-arching statements:
  • Balingup is a centre of environmental sustainability (Environment)
  • Balingup is a resilient, thriving community with a vibrant, village feel (Economy and Tourism)
  • Balingup is a community that creates, learns and grows together (Lifespan and Living)
  • Balingup Progress Association is an intergenerational, community-led, representative, change and innovation group. (Community and Governance).
For more details, please download the summary document. Balingup Progress Association wishes to acknowledge the assistance of the Shire of Donnybrook-Balingup Community Development Manager for facilitating the process.

Friday 4th December 2020: 4-6pm Volunteer Appreciation

Balingup Recreation Centre - Sundowner BBQ (sausage in a bun) and non-alcoholic drinks.

Saturday 31st October 2020: arrive 2pm for 3pm start

Opening of Time Capsule from October 21st 1995

20th October 2020: 5pm AEDT Closing date and time

Regional Connectivity Programme Grant

The Greenbushes to Kirup Water Supply.

This scheme connects the towns of Kirup, Mullalyup, Balingup, Greenbushes, Bridgetown, Nannup and Manjimup to the same scheme. See details of the Greenbushes to Kirup Link here