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Calling all school kids: we need your help to decorate our new garbage trucks!

Calling all school kids: we need your help to 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

4 tips to help you go plastic free this July

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

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Freedom of Entry Parade visits Double Bay

Community

On Saturday 25 May Woollahra residents joined with their neighbours, family and friends at the weekend to witness, ‘swords drawn, bayonets fixed, drums beating, bands playing and colours flying’ as Royal Australian Navy personnel exercised their Right of Freedom of Entry in Double Bay.

Published 27 May 2019

Freedom of Entry Parade visits Double Bay

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

2019 Woollahra Digital Literary Award shortlist announced

Arts & Culture

Outstanding digital writing by Australian authors has been recognised in the selection for the 2019 Woollahra Digital Literary Award shortlist.

Published 10 May 2019

Woollahra Municipal Council

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

Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize announces 2019 judges

Arts & Culture

Call for entries will close on Friday 5 July for emerging and professional artists.

Published 3 April 2019

Woollahra Municipal Council

Reminder: NSW State Election – Saturday 23 March 2019

The NSW Electoral Commission is responsible for running the NSW State Election. Election Day is Saturday, 23 March 2019.

Published 25 February 2019

Reminder: NSW State Election – Saturday 23 March 2019

Road and Footpath Inspection Survey

Planning & Building

Council is assessing Woollahra's 148km road network and 285km of community footpaths and shared access ways. Inspection work will begin on Monday 4 February and last approximately four months.

Published 5 February 2019

Woollahra Municipal Council

Festive season opening hours and services

Woollahra Council will be open until 3.00pm on Monday 24 December 2018 and closed until 8.00am on Wednesday 2 January 2019.

Published 28 November 2018

Festive season opening hours and services

2018 end-of-year deadlines for lodgement of Development Applications (DAs) and related applications

Planning & Building

Please be advised that DAs and related applications received from Monday 26 November 2018 and up until Friday 7 December 2018 will have an extended notification period of 29 days.

Published 27 November 2018

Woollahra Municipal Council

Update - use of mixed waste organic material

Environment

Under Council’s contract with Veolia, waste will continue to be received and processed into Mixed Waste Organic Output. There will be no impact on food and garden organics.

Published 23 November 2018

Woollahra Municipal Council

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