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How you can help communities affected by the recent devastating bushfires

How you can help communities affected by the recent devastating bushfires

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There are lots of ways you can help communities who have been left devastated by the recent fires in New South Wales and Victoria.

Published 21 January 2020

Make re-use your first choice with Reverse Garbage and The Bower

Make re-use your first choice with Reverse Garbage and The Bower

Environment

Reverse Garbage and The Bower, based in Marrickville, save things which would’ve otherwise gone to landfill and make them available for re-use by the community.

Published 4 January 2020

Woollahra Seniors Festival February 2020

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In 2020 Woollahra Council will stage Find Your Spark!, a festival for seniors in the Woollahra community, that coincides with NSW Seniors Festival, the largest festival for seniors in the Southern Hemisphere.

Published 23 January 2020

Woollahra Seniors Festival February 2020

How to stay cool and keep your power bill down this summer

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Find out about the most energy efficient way to air condition your home and reduce your impact on the environment.

Published 6 January 2020

How to stay cool and keep your power bill down this summer

Top 5 outdoor workouts

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If your New Year’s resolution is to get fit, why not make the most of our beautiful local environment and take your workout outdoors.

Published 2 January 2020

Top 5 outdoor workouts

Give back to your community as a volunteer

Community

Are you looking to volunteer in our local community in 2020? Rob Hitchen has been a Bushcare volunteer for six years – read his story.

Published 30 December 2019

Give back to your community as a volunteer

Summer reads: top picks from our library team

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If you want a recommended good read for the summer holidays then you go to the experts right? So here’s what our library team have selected. Enjoy.

Published 20 December 2019

Summer reads: top picks from our library team

Good news for your street and our environment

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Woollahra Council is trialling an innovative new sustainable asphalt product called Reconophalt at multiple sites in Vaucluse, Rose Bay, Double Bay, Paddington, Woollahra and Darling Point.

Published 19 December 2019

Good news for your street and our environment

Car park redevelopment proposal to benefit Rose Bay

Planning & Building

We've announced plans to redevelop the Wilberforce Avenue, Rose Bay car park site into a new multi-storey parking facility and community centre.

Published 12 December 2019

Car park redevelopment proposal to benefit Rose Bay

Paddington Library to open permanently on Sundays

Community

Paddington Library is set to open each Sunday on a permanent basis following community support for expanded weekend hours.

Published 10 December 2019

Paddington Library to open permanently on Sundays

The Bondi to Manly Walk officially open

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The Bondi to Manly Walk, an iconic 80km walk around Sydney Harbour that starts at Bondi Beach, crosses the Harbour Bridge and ends at Manly Beach has officially opened.

Published 10 December 2019

The Bondi to Manly Walk officially open

School solar program wins Green Globe Award

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Solar my School, a joint initiative of Woollahra, Waverley, and Randwick councils, has received the prestigious Public Sector Leadership Award at the 2019 Green Globe Awards.

Published 3 December 2019

School solar program wins Green Globe Award
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