The Dog’s Breakfast 2019

Come along to the Dog’s Breakfast and enjoy a morning of fun with your four legged friend and family. Date: Sunday 15 September 2019 Time: 8.30am – 11.30am Location: Sandy Beach Reserve, West Road, Bassendean Enjoy a BBQ Breakfast cooked by the S.E.S for a gold coin donation. There will be a walk trail, competitions, […]

Family Fun Day

A fun afternoon for families included Face Painting, Everlastings Planting, Family Yoga, Soccer Sessions, a BBQ & Kids Craft Activities. Saturday 18 May 2019 at Gary Blanch Reserve The Bassendean Historical Society displayed a wonderful collection of Ashfield History and we met Charlie who shared his memories of Ashfield in 1943 when he was 7 […]

The Dog’s Breakfast 2017

The Dog’s Breakfast is on again. Come down to the park for lots of fun on Sunday 2nd April between 8:30am and 11am The SES will be making a cooked breakfast for a gold coin donation and there will be the usual competitions. Our friends at MY PET WAREHOUSE are sponsoring the smartest Dog competition […]


We are having our last citizen science event for the year and going on a night stalk around Ashfield Flats.The ideas is that we meet for a free BBQ at Sandy Beach Reserve at 6pm  ( sausage sizzle and cool drink provided) and prepare to head out to see who and what is around after […]

Garage Sale Trail

The Garage sale trail is on again.22nd October from 8am – 12 noon at Gary Blanch Reserve. Stalls are $10 – Please contact if you would like a stall or go onto the garage sale trail website and register for a stall at our event.¬† $10 is payable on the day. Look forward to […]


Come and join us for a discovery walk around Ashfield Flats at 2pm on Saturday 16th July followed by afternoon tea and a talk by Dr Nic Dunlop at Cyril JacksonArts House at 3pm.

Dog’s Breakfast 2016

Thank you to all that attended the 2016 Dog’s Breakfast. It was a fun morning blessed with good weather. Thank you to the SES for cooking us all a fabulous breakfast and thanks to the other community groups that chose to join us. It was great to see the Bassendean Preservation Group, CJSC Arts house, […]

Big Ideas for Ashfield

Big ideas for Ashfield! The was a meeting to assess what we had achieved and what we wanted to achieve in the future for the AshfieldCAN. The meeting was held at the Ashfield sports club on 24th September 2015. Themes to come out of the discussion The things the AshfieldCAN wants to continue with ¬† […]

planting in the park

Thanks to all those people who came and helped plant everlastings in the park. Hopefully the park will be ‘pretty in pink” in a couple of months time. good to see so many locals joining us for afternoon tea!

Garage Sale Trail

  The National Garage Sale Trail is coming back to Ashfield! How can you get involved? You can participate as a seller by registering at Following on from the success of our inaugural community garage sale in 2013, AshfieldCAN will again be hosting a garage sale on Saturday 25 October as part of the […]

The park is looking good!

Lots has been happening at Gary Blanch Reserve and it is really starting to take shape. All the contouring has been completed, a limestone path has been put down, grass has been rolled out in two areas and we are still working to get the nature play areas completed. next we will be working on […]

Underground power for Ashfield

The project to install underground power in Ashfield has been completed in February 2013. It has made an amazing difference to the streetscape as well as improving the safety and reliability of power supply in Ashfield. Project statistics: 608 connections were used Just over 10 000m of mains cable with 162 new street lights were […]

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