TASKED with re-energising and reactivating many of Western Australia’s inner city suburbs and small regional towns, the Town Team Movement has selected Dowerin as the location for its next makeover.
The Town Team Movement will hold the Dowerin Do-Over on April 29-30, a part-conference and part-placemaking event that will include a day and a half of interaction along the town’s main street.
Town Team Movement co-founder Jimmy Murphy said it would be a demonstration for other Wheatbelt towns that might be interested in community-led placemaking.
“We exist to try and help communities organise themselves from a volunteering perspective,” Mr Murphy said.
“It’s about trying to build community capacity in order to improve main streets, town…