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Explore the Trumper Park trail in Paddington

Explore the Trumper Park trail in Paddington

Environment

Trumper Park is one of our favourite local hidden secrets to escape the hustle and bustle. We have put together a 1.6km circuit to discover sunset views, magnificient Moreton Bay figs, our famous local cricketer and the tranquil pond.

Published 29 November 2021

Your guide to voting at the NSW Local Government elections

Your guide to voting at the NSW Local Government elections

Community

The NSW Local Government elections are managed by the NSW Electoral Commission. Voting will be different this year in response to COVID-19. You can vote in person on election day, Saturday 4 December 2021 or before the election at a pre-poll venue, apply for a postal vote or apply for iVote.

Published 22 November 2021

New Pedestrian Crossings

Community

Council has completed works on a number pedestrian crossings around the LGA to improve safety for pedestrians.

Published 4 November 2021

New Pedestrian Crossings

We can all work together to help reduce the spread of COVID-19

Community

As of Monday 18 October 2021, COVID-19 restrictions continue to ease. Please regularly check updates from NSW Health and follow public health order requirements. Our Customer Service Centre and libraries are open for fully vaccinated or medically exempt customers.

We can all work together to help reduce the spread of COVID-19

Two new local recreation options to explore during lockdown

Community

Work up a sweat at the new fitness station at Christison Park, or go for a slow stroll along the new Gap Park Historic Tramway accessible pathway.

Published 6 September 2021

Two new local recreation options to explore during lockdown

6 of the best local stair runs (or walks)

Community

Our favourite stair runs are such a fantastic way to boost your cardio fitness while taking in some of the most gorgeous spots in the Woollahra local area. All you need to do is take the first step.

Published 29 August 2021

6 of the best local stair runs (or walks)

New support measures for local small businesses announced

Community

This week Council agreed to further support measures for local small businesses to help ease the economic burden of COVID-19, building on the $7.9 million support package we provided last year.

Published 30 July 2021

New support measures for local small businesses announced

Five local lockdown walks without the crowds

Community

Outdoor exercise is one of the essential reasons you can leave home during the lockdown, so check out one of these quieter routes next time you need some fresh air.

Published 30 June 2021

Five local lockdown walks without the crowds

Community Satisfaction Survey 2021

Community

To help measure our performance, Council has commissioned a Community Satisfaction Survey, with the results to be informed by performance measures and targets in our Community Strategic Plan, Woollahra 2030.

Published 9 June 2021

Community Satisfaction Survey 2021

Spend some quality time with your pooch at one of these local off leash parks

Community

Play all day with your dog at one of these four local parks and reserves which are designated off leash areas 24 hours a day.

Published 3 May 2021

Spend some quality time with your pooch at one of these local off leash parks

2021: the Year of Paddington

Community

More than 100 local businesses are joining forces for an evening of fun, food and festivities, marking Paddington’s 2021 postcode and the current calendar year.

Don’t miss the 2021 Night Out – an evening of fashion, food and festivities in Paddington on Thursday 25 March from 4-8pm.

Published 19 March 2021

2021: the Year of Paddington

Meet some of our newest Australian citizens

Community

On Australia Day we hosted a special Citizenship Ceremony and welcomed 15 new citizens into our Australian family.

We spoke to some of our new citizens and asked them what it meant to become an Australian, and what they love about living in our local area.

Published 1 February 2021

Meet some of our newest Australian citizens
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