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What We Thought Would Kill Us
What We Thought Would Kill Us - Learnings and Recommendations
The Committee for Perth has released the latest report in its What We Thought Would Kill Us series, Learnings and Recommendations. This report consolidates and summarises the findings of seven case studies on the most controversial landmark projects in Perth’s recent history and provides 10 recommendations that the city can collectively learn from moving forward, as it continues to expand as an urban environment.
Special Report
PDF | 1.398 MB
April 2019
What We Thought Would Kill Us
Media Release - Learning From Controversial Landmark Developments
Often controversial from the start, the history and outcomes of landmark projects in Perth and in Australia including Perth’s Bell Tower, Perth Passenger Rail, Hillarys Boat Harbour, Raffles Waterfront Development, The Graham Farmer Freeway and Northbridge Tunnel, Perth Arena and the Old Swan Brewery as well as Brisbane’s West Village Development; Sydney’s Barangaroo development; and Melbourne’s Federation Square are examined in the Committee for Perth’s What We Thought Would Kill Us – Learnings and Recommendations report to be released today.
Media Release
PDF | 651.867 KB
April 2019
Local Government
Committee For Perth Submission, Local Government Act Review Phase 2
The Committee supports the proposed objective for Western Australia to have a new, modern Act that empowers local government to be more agile, smart and inclusive. Our submission has been informed by the Committee’s long-term advocacy to reform local government.
Submission
PDF | 7.913 MB
March 2019
Diversity
Is Self-Confidence Impacting Women in the Workplace?
The latest FACTBase Bulletin by the Committee for Perth reports on the findings of the Hands up for Gender Equality study which examines gender differences in career interests and why self-confidence and self-doubt play such a significant role in limiting women’s career progress.
Media Release
PDF | 538.136 KB
March 2019
Diversity
FACTBase Bulletin 62 - Filling the Pool Starts Early: Learnings from Queensland
The latest FACTBase Bulletin by the Committee for Perth reports on the findings of the Hands up for Gender Equality study, which examines gender differences in career interests and why self-confidence and self-doubt play such a significant role in limiting women’s career progress. Numerous studies into this area have shown women’s level of self-confidence, relative to men’s, declines from the age of nine and remains lower through to their mid-seventies.
FACTBase Bulletin
PDF | 1.499 MB
March 2019
Bigger & Better Beyond the Boom
Perth as a Smart City of the Future
To further the discussion on Perth’s progress towards becoming a smart city, the Committee for Perth in partnership with Shell, invited members and stakeholders to participate in a workshop. The resulting report, Perth as a Smart City of the Future, contains the collective output of critical deliberations across energy; mobility; environment and water; and urban planning in order for Perth to become a smart city.
Research
PDF | 3.695 MB
February 2019
FACTBase
FACTSheet 14 - Key facts about Perth & Western Australia
The fourteenth FACTSheet in the series, provides all the latest facts and figures about Perth and Western Australia's growth and development.
FACTSheet
PDF | 5.439 MB
February 2019
Committee for Perth
Two new Directors appointed to the Committee
The Committee for Perth is pleased to announce the appointment of two new Directors to the Board. Meath Hammond, Head of Corporate Affairs for BHP’s assets in Western Australia and Andrew Hill, Chief Operating Officer - Food Beverage & Entertainment at Crown Perth, have been appointed to fill the casual vacancies until the AGM in November 2019.
Media Release
PDF | 381.914 KB
January 2019
Reconciliation
Committee for Perth Innovate Reconciliation Action Plan 2019-2021
Our Innovate RAP for 2019 to 2021 will guide our activities over three years to further reconciliation inside and outside of the organisation.
Document
PDF | 5.498 MB
December 2018
Filling the Pool
Career advice you probably didn't get
Marion Fulker, CEO, was invited to provide the closing address at the annual Women in Leadership Summit.
Speech
PDF | 1.148 MB
December 2018
Acknowledgement of Country

The Committee For Perth acknowledges the traditional custodians throughout Western Australia and their continuing connection to the land, waters and community. We pay our respects to all members of the Aboriginal communities and their cultures; and to Elders both past and present.