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Winners announced for the 2019 Woollahra Garden Awards

Winners announced for the 2019 Woollahra Garden Awards

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Mayor of Woollahra Councillor Susan Wynne was delighted to recognise local gardens and passionate ‘green thumbs’ that connect members of the community who share a love of gardening.

Published 12 November 2019

Give your unwanted goods a second lease on life

Give your unwanted goods a second lease on life

Environment

It seems like everyone is Marie Kondo-ing these days; but what should you do with your items once they cease to spark joy? To celebrate National Recycling Week (11-17 November) we share some ways you can give your unwanted goods a second lease on life.

Published 30 October 2019

Truck Art winners highlight the importance of sustainability

Truck Art winners highlight the importance of sustainability

Environment

What would a world without plastic look like? What impacts can plastic waste have on our environment, and how can we help others to change their habits?

These are the questions more than 200 primary students from schools across the Woollahra area answered through imaginative artworks submitted to Woollahra Council’s Truck Art Competition.

Published 30 September 2019

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New App puts the best of Double Bay at your fingertips

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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

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

Cinemas to return to Double Bay in Cross Street Car Park redevelopment

Planning & Building

Woollahra Council has released details of its proposal to redevelop Cross Street Car Park in Double Bay into a cinema complex, incorporating a new public car park, retail and community space and residential apartments.

Published 18 April 2019

Cinemas to return to Double Bay in Cross Street Car Park redevelopment

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)

Public Safety CCTV in Double Bay Commercial Centre

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Woollahra Council, in conjunction with Rose Bay Police, is implementing a CCTV network in the Double Bay Commercial Centre to help keep Double Bay a safe place to live, work and visit. The Public Safety CCTV network will assist police with the detection and prosecution of offenders and act as a deterrent to potential offenders.

Published 19 October 2017

Public Safety CCTV in Double Bay Commercial Centre

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