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Local Government Week (3-9 August)

Local Government Week (3-9 August)

Community

To celebrate Local Government Week (3-9 August) and National Tree Day (2 August) we’re giving away 50 native seedlings to our e-news subscribers!

Published 4 August 2020

How to prepare your business model for a post-COVID world

How to prepare your business model for a post-COVID world

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To support you on this journey of navigating your path in the ‘new normal’, Woollahra have partnered with Netstripes, Digital Marketing Specialist, who have designed a suite of two power-packed webinars to increase your digital knowledge and skills and pivot your business for growth.

Published 13 July 2020

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

Community

The safety of our community and our staff is a top priority. Please continue to practise good hygiene and social distancing and if you are unwell and have COVID-19 symptoms get tested and stay home. Find out more about the services and facilities we have resumed and the support available to our community and local businesses.

Published 6 August 2020

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

Message from the Mayor 5 August 2020

Message from the Mayor

Calling all local green thumbs. I’m excited to announce the launch of the 2020 Woollahra Garden Awards. Whether your garden is big or small, we want Woollahra residents, businesses, school groups and community organisations to enter and share your creativity, hard work and sustainable gardening practices.

Published 5 August 2020

Message from the Mayor 5 August 2020

We’re looking for Woollahra’s best gardens. Enter your garden today for the chance to win!

Environment

There are some fantastic gardens in our local area and now is the time of year to show them off by entering yours in the 2020 Woollahra Garden Awards.

Published 3 August 2020

We’re looking for Woollahra’s best gardens. Enter your garden today for the chance to win!

Discover the magnificent trees of Double Bay through this DIY walking tour

Environment

To celebrate National Tree Day (2 August), we've created a DIY walking tour through Double Bay to help you discover some of the area's magnificent trees.

Published 30 July 2020

Discover the magnificent trees of Double Bay through this DIY walking tour

Did you receive a copy of our new printed newsletter?

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We are excited to share the first edition of our new printed newsletter, Woollahra News, which has been delivered to every household in our local area this week.

Published 22 July 2020

Did you receive a copy of our new printed newsletter?

Aboriginal Heritage Study for the Woollahra Municipality

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Woollahra Council has engaged Aboriginal Heritage Consultants Coast History & Heritage to work closely with the La Perouse Local Aboriginal Land Council in undertaking an Aboriginal Heritage Study for the Woollahra Municipality.

Published 9 July 2020

Aboriginal Heritage Study for the Woollahra Municipality

Top 5 playgrounds to enjoy this winter

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Our playgrounds are open for business once again, so make the most of the winter sunshine and take the kids to one of these splendid play spots these school holidays.

Published 6 July 2020

Top 5 playgrounds to enjoy this winter

What's in this year's budget?

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This financial year we will invest $4.1 million on road and footpath upgrades, $3.1 million on park and open space projects and $2.52 million to support small local businesses and our commercial centres during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Published 6 July 2020

What's in this year's budget?

New recovery grants to help small businesses

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If your small business or not-for-profit organisation has experienced a decline in turnover as a result of COVID-19, you may be eligible for a NSW Government small business recovery grant of between $500 and $3000.

Published 6 July 2020

New recovery grants to help small businesses

Development Applications can now be lodged online

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From 1 July 2020, Development Applications (DAs) can be lodged online via the NSW Planning Portal.

Published 1 July 2020

Development Applications can now be lodged online
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