Placemaking Grants

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Placemaking Grants
Watsons Bay Markets - Placemaking Grant Recipient

Grants to connect our people and the places they share

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2020/2021 Placemaking Grants round one recipients

Successful applicants for the first round of Woollahra Council’s Placemaking Grants program 2020/21 have been announced!

You can watch the video of the presentation ceremony and hear the grant recipients talk about their inspiring projects as the Mayor of Woollahra, Councillor Wynne, congratulates recipients on providing projects that benefit the Woollahra business community.

Round One 2020/21 Placemaking Grants Recipients



Project Name


Bard on the Beach

Shakespeare by the Bay 2020


UNSW Galleries

2021 Summer Local Engagement Program


Paddington Business Partnership

William St Christmas Lights


Cambridge Markets

Watsons Bay SPRING Markets


Eko Luv

Waste window display and sustainable fashion workshops


Pound Paws Incorporated

Pound Paws Dog Day


Woollahra Double Bay Uniting Church

Community Oasis


Australian Art Events Foundation

Art Month Sydney: Paddington Precinct Night

Scope of projects

Placemaking projects

These include but are not limited to projects and activities which complement our own services and identified priorities in the areas of community focused economic development. Examples may include:

  • Public art projects
  • Promotion of shopping and commercial areas
  • Rejuvenation of shop fronts
  • Footpath displays, trading and dining
  • Activating vacant shop fronts
  • Footpath theatre - musical/theatrical

Other things interactive, inspiring, innovative and unique.

View the list of previous successful grant recipients:

Pound Paws Dog Day at The Golden Sheaf - 2019/2020 Placemaking Grant recipient


For more information, please contact:
Placemaking Woollahra
Telephone: 9391 7156
Fax: 9391 7044