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Closures and changes to our services

Closures and changes to our services

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In response to COVID-19, Council is taking precautions to keep our community and staff safe. We have closed our Customer Service Centre, libraries, beaches, playgrounds, fitness stations and preschool. Our Customer Service Centre staff are happy to help on 9391 7000.

Woollahra Council announces more than $5 million in relief for local small businesses

Woollahra Council announces more than $5 million in relief for local small businesses

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Woollahra Council has launched relief measures for small businesses in the local area to ease the economic impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) on businesses and workers.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): how we are responding. Message from the Mayor of Woollahra, Councillor Susan Wynne.

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In these unprecedented times, Council’s response strategy involves appropriate action to help reduce the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) by implementing changes to best help our community – in particular, elderly and vulnerable residents and our staff to get through the uncertainties we are all facing

Coronavirus (COVID-19): how we are responding. Message from the Mayor of Woollahra, Councillor Susan Wynne.

Australian Speedcar Champion Jeffrey Freeman honoured with plaque in Paddington

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Australian Speedcar Champion and former Paddington resident Jeffrey Freeman was honoured with a plaque on Friday 6 March, the anniversary of his victory in the Australian Speedcar Grand Prix in Sydney in 1965.

Published 13 March 2020

Australian Speedcar Champion Jeffrey Freeman honoured with plaque in Paddington

Together we removed 40 kg of litter from Rose Bay Beach on Clean Up Australia Day

Environment

Thank you to the more than 100 people who joined us at Rose Bay on Sunday for a beach clean up event.

Published 2 March 2020

Together we removed 40 kg of litter from Rose Bay Beach on Clean Up Australia Day

Great news for Woollahra families

Community

Woollahra Preschool is expanding to provide accessible, age appropriate and beautiful spaces for an additional 20 children, thanks to a capital grant from the NSW Government and funding by Council.

Published 2 March 2020

Great news for Woollahra families

5 reasons why you should book Rose Bay Cottage for your next kids’ birthday party

Community

Take the hassle and expense out of your next kids’ birthday party by hiring one of our community venues

Published 2 March 2020

5 reasons why you should book Rose Bay Cottage for your next kids’ birthday party

Water restrictions are now at Level 1 for Greater Sydney

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From 1 March 2020 Sydney, Blue Mountains and Illawarra areas will be under Level 1 water restrictions.

Published 2 March 2020

Water restrictions are now at Level 1 for Greater Sydney

5 best spots to enjoy a picnic

Community

There’s one month left of summer, so why not make the most of these long, warm nights and enjoy a picnic in one of our parks?

Published 3 February 2020

5 best spots to enjoy a picnic

How we are combating climate change

Environment

Read about the steps we are taking to reduce carbon emissions from our operations and the support we can provide to help you do the same.

Published 3 February 2020

How we are combating climate change

How you can help communities affected by the recent devastating bushfires

Community

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

How you can help communities affected by the recent devastating bushfires

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

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