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Winners announced for 2019 Youth Photographic Award & Short Film Prize

Winners announced for 2019 Youth Photographic Award & Short Film Prize

Arts & Culture

Captivating imagery created by talented young photographers and filmmakers have been recognised at Woollahra Council’s 2019 Youth Photographic Award & Short Film Prize presentation and exhibition launch, held at Woollahra Library in Double Bay.

Published 19 September 2019

Outstanding design recognised at Woollahra Design Excellence Awards

Outstanding design recognised at Woollahra Design Excellence Awards

Planning & Building

Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 Woollahra Design Excellence Awards.

Published 29 August 2019

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Calling all green thumbs!

Community

Nominations are now open for the 2019 Woollahra Garden Awards. All residents, local businesses, school groups and community organisations are encouraged to showcase their gardens - big or small. Entries close 13 September.

Published 29 July 2019

Calling all green thumbs!

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Community

To celebrate the launch of our new monthly e-newsletter, Woollahra News, we’re giving away some great prizes – including a Sydney Seaplanes flight for two! Entries close 22 September.

Published 18 July 2019

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Level 1 water restrictions

Environment

What you need to know about level 1 water restrictions.

Published 17 July 2019

Level 1 water restrictions

Free writing workshops

Arts & Culture

In the lead up to National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) in November, come along to one of our free monthly writing workshops.

Published 10 July 2019

Free writing workshops

Calling all school kids: help decorate our new garbage trucks!

Community

We have two new waste trucks which we need help decorating, so we’re running an art competition for local school kids around the theme "Choose to Refuse Plastic".

Published 8 July 2019

Calling all school kids: help decorate our new garbage trucks!

Street Libraries in Woollahra

Community

Take a book, give a book and share a book at the Rose Bay Cottage and Cooper Park Community Hall Street Libraries.

Published 5 July 2019

Street Libraries in Woollahra

4 tips to help you go plastic free this July

Environment

This month more than 120 million people across the world are joining the Plastic Free July movement. Will you join them and choose to refuse?

Published 1 July 2019

4 tips to help you go plastic free this July

New App puts the best of Double Bay at your fingertips

Woollahra Council has launched Ganda, a free wayfinding app to help locals and visitors find exactly what they are looking for in Double Bay.

Published 12 June 2019

New App puts the best of Double Bay at your fingertips

Electric vehicle charging network now live

Environment

Do you own or are you thinking of buying an electric vehicle? Public charging stations are now open across the eastern suburbs as part of a first of its kind program in Sydney, and local government-backed charging infrastructure in NSW.

Published 10 June 2019

Electric vehicle charging network now live

2019 Woollahra Digital Literary Award winners announced

Arts & Culture

Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 Woollahra Digital Literary Award, announced at a special event at Woollahra Library at Double Bay on 31 May, hosted by ABC presenter Michaela Kalowski.

Published 7 June 2019

2019 Woollahra Digital Literary Award winners announced

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