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Our opening hours during the festive season

Our opening hours during the festive season

All news

From all of us here at Woollahra Council, we wish you a very Merry Christmas, Chanukah and a safe and happy New Year.

These are our opening hours and services over the holiday period.

Published 30 November 2022

Fun local events and activities to help get you in the festive spirit

Fun local events and activities to help get you in the festive spirit

All news

There is so much happening around our local area throughout December to help you celebrate Christmas and Chanukah.

Published 21 November 2022

Asbestos is still in 1 in 3 homes across Australia

Planning & Building

Before you begin a renovation, follow these three simple steps and Be Asbestos Ready.

Published 24 October 2022

Asbestos is still in 1 in 3 homes across Australia

New pedestrianised plaza for Knox Street, Double Bay

Planning & Building

We've received a $4.75 million grant from the NSW Government under the Public Spaces Legacy Program to create a new public plaza at Knox Street, Double Bay.

Published 17 June 2021

New pedestrianised plaza for Knox Street, Double Bay

Have your say on the future of development in the Edgecliff Commercial Centre

Planning & Building

You’re invited to have your say on our Draft Edgecliff Commercial Centre Planning and Urban Design Strategy, which sets a vision for the Edgecliff Commercial Centre to help ensure future development improves the liveability and sustainability of the area.

Published 31 May 2021

Have your say on the future of development in the Edgecliff Commercial Centre

Nominations open for 2021 Woollahra Design Excellence Awards

Planning & Building

Celebrating outstanding urban design. Nominations close 21 May 2021.

Published 31 March 2021

Nominations open for 2021 Woollahra Design Excellence Awards

Development Application notifications are now published on our website

Planning & Building

We will continue to notify the owners of properties which may be impacted by the development application by letter and we will still require site notices to be erected on proposed development sites.

Published 29 April 2020

Development Application notifications are now published on our website

Wilberforce Avenue, Rose Bay car park redevelopment

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

Wilberforce Avenue, Rose Bay car park redevelopment

Cycleway to improve safety on New South Head Road

Planning & Building

Woollahra Council will improve safety along New South Head Road with plans to install a 2.4km cycleway, providing cyclists with an alternative to a busy stretch of road.

Published 14 May 2019

Cycleway to improve safety on New South Head Road

Local Planning Panel (LPP)

Planning & Building

The NSW State Government has introduced legislation requiring all councils in the greater Sydney region and Wollongong to have Local Planning Panels (LPPs) in place by 1 March 2018.

Published 21 February 2018

Local Planning Panel (LPP)
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