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Visit the new Woollahra Gallery at Redleaf

Visit the new Woollahra Gallery at Redleaf

Arts & Culture

The new Woollahra Gallery at Redleaf is open and we are so excited for you to visit.

Published 4 November 2021

Managing our beaches during spring and summer

Managing our beaches during spring and summer

All news

We expect to see lots of people out enjoying the warm weather at our harbourside beaches and parks throughout spring and summer.

We will be monitoring numbers at our popular beaches and parks to avoid overcrowding and help stop the spread of COVID-19.

Published 1 September 2021

Woollahra Council App provides faster, more efficient service delivery for residents

Woollahra Council App provides faster, more efficient service delivery for residents

All news

Download our new App for fast, easy access to Council services anytime, anywhere.

Published 2 August 2021

Five things that can’t go in your recycling bin – but you can recycle them at our Problem Waste Drop Off event, Saturday 6 February

Environment

Recycle your tricky waste items at our Problem Waste Drop Off event and divert them from landfill, giving them a second life.

Published 1 February 2021

Five things that can’t go in your recycling bin – but you can recycle them at our Problem Waste Drop Off event, Saturday 6 February

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

Australia Day 2021 Honours List

Community

Congratulations to the 11 local residents who were recognised in the Australia Day 2021 Honours List.

Thank you for your significant contribution to our community and country.

Published 27 January 2021

Australia Day 2021 Honours List

New COVID-19 digital check-in rules for hospitality venues and other businesses

All news

Recording customer information digitally is now mandatory for many NSW businesses and venues, to help stop the spread of COVID-19 in our community.

Published 27 November 2020

New COVID-19 digital check-in rules for hospitality venues and other businesses

Have your say on our next public space project

Community

We’re eligible to receive up to $4.75M from the NSW Government for new public space projects.

Published 24 November 2020

Have your say on our next public space project

Summer printed newsletter - out now

All news

Look for a copy of our summer printed newsletter in your mailbox.

Published 23 November 2020

Summer printed newsletter - out now

Top 10 spots for summer fun

Community

Avoid crowded beaches this summer and try one of these other local activities instead.

Published 18 November 2020

Top 10 spots for summer fun

Great summer reads

Arts & Culture

Looking to bury your head in a good book this summer? Our librarians have chosen their top picks for great summer reading.

Published 16 November 2020

Great summer reads

Woollahra Garden Awards winners announced

All news

The joy of gardening that can be found in even the smallest of spaces, stunning patches that redefine the term ‘garden’ and excellence in sustainability have been recognised at the 2020 Woollahra Garden Awards.

Published 13 November 2020

Woollahra Garden Awards winners announced

It’s National Recycling Week!

Environment

Learn more about how you can reduce your waste and give pre-loved goods and materials a second chance at life through re-use and recycling.

Published 9 November 2020

It’s National Recycling Week!
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