Community Life

The City provides a range of services to enhance community wellbeing.

Aboriginal Heritage and Culture

Learn about local Aboriginal history and the sites of significance throughout Melville.


The City of Melville conducts citizenship ceremonies and all new citizens are officiated by His Worship the Mayor, Russell Aubrey.

Community Centres

There are three community centres within the City of Melville that offer a range of activities.

Community Information Database

This is a database which contains information relating to Community groups, organisations and facilities in the City of Melville. This is a shared database with other Councils and you may find results which are located outside the City of Melville.

Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Communities

Learn about Culturally and Linguistically Diverse services, groups and activities.

Financial Counselling

This service is provided free of charge and is available to all City of Melville residents.The financial counselling service is strictly confidential.

Friendly Neighbourhoods

Find out more about our Friendly Neighbour initiatives and what you can do to be a better neighbour.


There are many halls and club rooms which are available for hire within the City of Melville.

Health and Wellbeing

Health information and support in the City of Melville

Healthy Melville

Lots of tips and activity ideas to support your mental and physical wellbeing.

Justice of the Peace

The City of Melville hosts a volunteer Justice of the Peace at the Community Information Centre.

Neighbourhood Development

Each neighbourhood has its own character and uniqueness. Neighbourhood Development builds on assets and strengths within neighbourhoods, partnering with local people and organisations to build vibrant and connected communities.


Contact Melville Volunteer Resource Centre today to find out more about Volunteering.We maintain a register of many diverse and interesting volunteer positions, making it easy for you to access information about volunteering, volunteer positions, and community organisations all in one visit.