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Treeby Community Association wishes you all a Happy New Year with the hope that you will have many blessings in the year to come.

The TCA Committee has held our first meeting of 2021 where we made plans for 2021 events. If you have any further ideas we would love to hear them. Also, if you would like to assist at any of these events please let us know. ๐Ÿ™‚ 

January 26th (@ 8am) >> ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ Australia Day Breakfast. Go visit our Facebook event page and put your self down for this yummilicious event.

February 10th (@ 6pm) >> Infrastructure Information Session, at our Community Garden. Visit our Facebook event page for more details.

March 21st (@ 4pm onward) >> Harmony Day Community, Picnic in the Treeby Park โ€“ wear a national dress & bring a plate

April 4th >> Easter, School Holiday activity for children at the Community Garden.

July >> Family Olympics, family fun events during school holidays.

October 31st (@ 4pm) >> Halloween Trunk or Treat. Piggyback off last years success ๐Ÿ˜€

November 4th >> We would like to hold an appropriate event to celebrate Diwali - we would welcome ideas.

December >> Christmas Breakfast and maybe a special visit from Santa *shhhh*

Mark them in your calendars!

We are also hoping to have a Bunnings Sausage Sizzle during the year, however, we have no date yet.

Let us know what you think?

Also, let us know if you would like to help out in our events! More the merrier. ๐Ÿ™

A big thank you to everyone that turned up to our TCA Christmas Breakfast ๐ŸŽ„!


It was a blast to see so many families coming out enjoy some Aussie breakfast, mingling with neighbours and playing some lawn games!
We also got a surprise visit ๐ŸŽ… while we are there!


A special shoutout to all our sponsors Stockland (for our 100 cups of free coffees), Coles and Woolworths (for all the ingredients and supplies) and Jandakot Bush Fire Brigade (for serving our community and brought Santa along).


We are blessed to have 13 new members that joined TCA on the day. This enabled us to organise more community events such as this every year! If you are interested in joining TCA please email info@treebyca.com.au or send us a message on Facebook.


See you at our next event! ๐Ÿ‘‹

Many of you may have read or heard about the proposed Bus Route 523 in Calleya ๐Ÿš.

A huge thanks to Yaz Mubarakai MLA for actively pushing for a bus route service in Calleya Estate. A total of 214 signatures and working with the Minister for Transport, the Hon Rita Saffioti, they are happy to announce on Nov 9th 2020 that a bus Route 523 will start its community consultation on 16th November. This is one step closer to getting the service ๐Ÿ™Œ๐ŸŽ‰

Below is the proposed route or for a better look you can download the PDF here.

Route 523 ๐ŸšŒ is proposed to operate seven days a week at the following times:

  • Every 15 minutes during weekday peak periods
  • Every 60 minutes during off-peak weekdays, Saturdays and Sundays.

Services would be timed to formally connect with trains at Cockburn Central Station.

The Proposed Route 523 in Consultation stage

WE WANT YOUR FEEDBACK!

This is where we can make some changes. Transperth is seeking public opinions on Route 523!

If you have any comments or suggestions, please let them know before 4th December 2020

https://www.mysaytransport.wa.gov.au/proposed-new-route-523

The survey will only take 10 minutes max. So let them know what you think! ๐Ÿ˜Š

The proposed Ghostgum Ave and Armadale Rd intersection

As many of you have already received information in your letterbox regarding the next major phase to the Armadale Road to North Lake Road Bridge Project. Check the Mainroad website for more project details.

This post will highlight the construction that will impact residents in Calleya Estate and surrounding Treeby. Mainly the Ghostgum Ave entrance to Armadale Road.

This 3-staged construction will commence in early September 2020 and aims to mid-2021. A major diversion is required to assist the widening of Armadale Road. As a result, the intersection will be converted to left-turn access only during the construction phase.

Ghostgum Avenue traffic intending to travel westbound on Armadale Road will be required to turn left at Armadale Road and follow the detour to the Liddelow Road roundabout then turn back onto Armadale Road, adding an extra 2 km, or approximately four minutes to travel times.

Armadale Road westbound traffic intending to travel northbound on Ghostgum Avenue will be required to continue travelling west on Armadale Road to the temporary roundabout at Tapper Road and Verde Drive (in operation from mid-August), then turn back onto Armadale Road. This will add an extra 1.5 km, or approximately three minutes to travel times.

Right turning movements between Armadale Road and Ghostgum Avenue will be prohibited, as they would require road users to cross an active construction site and oncoming traffic, without protection from traffic signals. This would create a potentially hazardous situation for road users and construction workers in the area. This duration of the right turn closure is necessary for the significant works to be safely undertaken in a heavily constrained area with live power, gas and water services.

Signed detours will be in place throughout each stage of the works. A detour map can be found below. To minimise disturbance to residents, we aim to keep construction-related noise to a minimum and will actively monitor these impacts throughout.

Upon completion, an additional lane will be added to the Armadale Road and Ghostgum Avenue intersection in each direction to improve capacity and support ongoing residential development in Treeby.

If you have any questions about these works or wish to find out more about the Armadale Road to North Lake Road Bridge Project, please phone 138 138, email enquiries@mainroads.wa.gov.au or visit https://project.mainroads.wa.gov.au/home/armadaleroadbridge/Pages/default.aspx

Let's talk about a popular issue here in Calleya estate and that is the mobile coverage ๐Ÿ“ถ from all the telecom providers.

You may have come across many Facebook posts on our Calleya Estate, Treeby community group or on our  TCA Facebook page highlighting the grievances of having low to no phone signals in this estate. 

This issue existed since the first development of Calleya; and as population density increases the signals deteriorate drastically. ๐Ÿ˜Ÿ We, the TCA, had been raising this issue with the Cockburn council and the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman (TIO) yearly in hope that a solution can be implemented.

In the last Wednesday general meeting, on 12th August 2020 at Mooba Cafe, we had the pleasure of having Mr. Yaz Mubarakai joining us and sharing some key developments and community pain-points he is addressing in 2020. One specific highlight is that he proactively is taking action to get this Mobile Coverage issue resolved. He acknowledged that Treeby and our surrounding community are growing at a record pace and a good telecommunication infrastructure needs to be in place for all the residents.

In order to do that, he is collecting feedbacks and experiences from the residents in these communities. The more he can collect, the strong the case he can build to get a tower erected or a small-cell placed in our surrounding area.

So please, let's help to make Calleya mobile coverage possible by putting your feedback in the survey link below:

https://jandakot.walabor.org.au/community/mobile-coverage-issues-in-jandakot/

 

This is a quick update to inform the resident that part of Solomon Road parallel to Calleya Estate had been opened which allowed residents to come into the estate via Greensand Promanade (new entry) and Dollier Street (existing entry). See map above for the green coloured line.

However, it also appears that they had temporarily closed the minor stretch of Solomon Road between Dollier Street and Cutler Road โš ๏ธ. See map above for the red coloured line. Making it into a 1-lane street, causing unnecessary jams during normal hours.

TCA has not received any information regarding this closure and still waiting to hear back from the council. We do wish that this closure is only temporary and fast. Will post another update as we know more!

So please plan your routes carefully.

If you wish to go Kwinana Freeway or Northbound, please detour using Jandakot Road and Berrigan Drive. If you are heading Southbound, going via Clementine Boulevard is the less jam option at the moment.

Take care and drive safe ๐Ÿš—!

It is that time of the year again where we would like to say thank you for your continuous support for Treeby Community Association. We, at TCA, has worked hard over the past 12 months to help our community to fight for what we want and unite the residents. Together we represent a significant voice and as a group, we make a positive difference. ๐Ÿค

Some members had reached out requesting guidance on their membership renewal. I do apologise if you are finding the joining or renewal process complicated. Please reach out and we would love to help! ๐Ÿ˜„

There are 3 ways to join or renew your TCA membership for 2020-2021 and they are:

  1. Via Membership Account page. This is our recommended method, as it connects you to us in the most efficient way. (I will guide you the process if you need a hand below)
  2. Pass the joining or renewal fee to Lani (TCA President) or Helen (TCA Secretary/Treasurer) face-to-face. Message them on Facebook or through TCA email.
  3. Direct Paypal payment through PayPal.Me/Treebyca. (Please remember to add your name, contact details, street address in the "message" section so we know who you are)

This year we had included, due to popular request, a Family Membership level ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘งโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ that is good up to 5 family members. Or if you are happy with just a single membership, you can pick the Annual Membership too! Any contribution will greatly assist the TCA's growth. ๐Ÿ“ˆ

Once again TCA thank you for your support โค๏ธ and would love to welcome you to join our bi-monthly meeting! See you there. ๐Ÿ‘‹

 

HELP ME... I AM STUCK!

Please allow me to apologise first if the registration is not as straight forward. We will continue to find ways to improve your experience, please bear with us. ๐Ÿ˜”

To join/renewal you will need to have a WordPress account when you visit the Membership Account page. There you can create or log-in your credentials to access the membership page.

Next step is to choose your Membership Level; either $20 for family membership or $10 for individual membership.

NOTE: The membership is for the current financial year 01/07/20-30/06/21 with no pro-rata discounts.

Also, during the joining/renewal, we want to see if you may be interested in any of our events. Please tick ones that interest you. 

We also have our TCA By-Laws and Social Media Communication Policy for your perusal. ๐Ÿ˜„

Next step, agree to the documents and click on the PayPal checkout button.

Agree to the document and check out via PayPal

You are almost there!! ๐Ÿ™Œ

Follow through with the PayPal Check Out page should land you to our final thank you page to indicate that your renewal was a success!

โš ๏ธ If you are renewing your membership, after the PayPal screen, please scroll down to the bottom of our page to confirm the renewal! โš ๏ธ

This is the extra step that many of the existing TCA members missed out which leads to unsuccessful renewal.

In both cases, you should see your final thank you screen confirming your new 2020-2021 membership (see below). ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‰

Opal Aged Care - Treeby Parklands - Opening Late 2020

Stockland and TCA have been receiving questions regarding the construction opposite to the dog park on Abelia Road.

This is the new Opal Aged Care facility.

Opal Aged Careโ€™s new home, Treeby Parklands Care Community, is progressing well with construction expected to reach completion in September 2020. Opal Aged Care offers high-quality clinical care, social and recreational programs, and community connections in a friendly and inviting atmosphere for residents and their families. The Opal care home will also include a cafรฉ and physio rehab clinic which will be open to the wider Calleya/Treeby Community.

Please contact Rita Gatenby for more information on PH 0429 954 886 or rita.gatenby@opalagedcare.com.au

Visit Opal Aged Care Specialist website.

Today Treeby Community Association executive team had a bi-monthly meeting in our community garden. Many topics are on the table for discussion, and there is one that I would like to share with all of you (residents of Treeby) here.

As a few of you probably read on our WhatsApp group or our Treeby Crime Watch FB group that there have been a few thefts around the area, as well as 4WD intrusion near Ghostgum roundabout. CoSafe and Police were informed of these activities and subsequently, they are logged.

In the last Neighbourhood Watch meeting the statistics for April 2020 are released and here is Treeby.

As you can see there is a jump between the incidents in February 2020 and April 2020. This is due to multiple factors such as COVID-19 lockdown, unemployment, and being a new construction area are easy targets.

Regardless of the result, I have to applause our community for staying vigilant and keeping eyes around our estate. There are many instances where our community came together and deter suspicious activities. By working together we can make our estate safer for everyone!

Thank you all. We hope the number will drop back down in our next meeting.

We urge you to report any incidents or suspicious activities to the following organisations. Just remember that CrimeStoppers is an intelligence database that sends information out to relevant departments to action. When calling the police or CrimeStoppers, call CoSafe as well as often they are closer to the incident than the police.

000 (Emergency) ๐Ÿ†˜

  • Emergencies that are life-threatening
  • For a crime that is being committed or has just been committed (includes fire and medical emergencies).

131444 (Police) ๐Ÿ‘ฎ

  • Non-urgent situations that require police attendance
  • E.g. car theft, anti-social behaviour (ASB), property related incidents, burglary
  • For crimes that have occurred.

1300 333 000 (CrimeStoppers) ๐Ÿš“

  • Non-urgent situations where immediate attendance is not required
  • E.g. criminal activity or suspicious behaviour
  • You can remain anonymous (as you are not reporting to the police directly)
  • Information can be current or from the past.

1300 26 72 33 (CoSafe) ๐Ÿš”

  • Non-urgent situations where immediate police attendance is not required
  • E.g. ASB, vandalism, graffiti, suspicious behaviour (this will be reported to CrimeStoppers), noise complaints
  • CoSafe responds to calls within 15 minutes.

Please help us to keep Treeby safe. No matter how trivial you think your information is, it might be the missing link for the police. ๐Ÿšจ

Lastly, if you are interested in comparing our suburb with the rest of City of Cockburn, you can find the NHW - Monthly CoSafe Report - April 2020 here.

 

 

The City has been working with a Community Reference Group and Architect to complete a draft design for a new Community and Sports Centre in Treeby. The purpose of this facility is to serve the local community and sporting groups, given their growing numbers and needs.

The draft design for this new Community and Sports Centre was developed based on community feedback from early 2019, when we asked our residents what kind of spaces and activities were most important to them. With a construction budget of approximately $5.5 million, the draft design includes elements such as an activity room, "wet" arts and crafts space, a function room, external play area and more.

Have Your Say

Click here to view the draft design and to have your say. Comments close Tuesday 26 May 2020. 

More Information

Read their Frequently Asked Questions or post a question on their Q&A board. Alternatively, speak to their Project Team on 08 9411 3444 or customer@cockburn.wa.gov.au