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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

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

Published 2 August 2021

New pedestrianised plaza for Knox Street, Double Bay

Planning & Building

We've received a $4.75 million grant from the NSW Government under the Public Spaces Legacy Program to create a new public plaza at Knox Street, Double Bay.

Published 17 June 2021

New pedestrianised plaza for Knox Street, Double Bay

Community Satisfaction Survey 2021

Community

To help measure our performance, Council has commissioned a Community Satisfaction Survey, with the results to be informed by performance measures and targets in our Community Strategic Plan, Woollahra 2030.

Published 9 June 2021

Community Satisfaction Survey 2021

Newly-expanded Woollahra Digital Literary Award calling for entries

Arts & Culture

The 2021 Woollahra Digital Literary Award is seeking submissions from talented writers working in digital mediums.

Published 3 June 2021

Newly-expanded Woollahra Digital Literary Award calling for entries

Top 5 ways to marvel at our local environment

Environment

To mark World Environment Day (Saturday 5 June) and World Ocean Day (Tuesday 8 June) we share our Top 5 ways to explore and celebrate our beautiful local environment.

Published 31 May 2021

Top 5 ways to marvel at our local environment

Have your say on the future of development in the Edgecliff Commercial Centre

Planning & Building

You’re invited to have your say on our Draft Edgecliff Commercial Centre Planning and Urban Design Strategy, which sets a vision for the Edgecliff Commercial Centre to help ensure future development improves the liveability and sustainability of the area.

Published 31 May 2021

Have your say on the future of development in the Edgecliff Commercial Centre

Volunteer opportunities available at our new art gallery

Arts & Culture

Woollahra Gallery at Redleaf is preparing to open its doors and we’re looking for enthusiastic and passionate volunteers to help us bring the gallery to life for visitors.

Published 31 May 2021

Volunteer opportunities available at our new art gallery

Sustainability action in our community

Environment

Congratulations to Vet HQ in Double Bay and the Lyne Park Tennis Centre for their recent investments in renewable energy.

Published 27 May 2021

Sustainability action in our community

Join us and Make Privacy a Priority

All news

Privacy Awareness Week is an annual global campaign that highlights the importance of privacy and raises awareness for public sector agencies about how to protect the personal information of the people we serve.

Published 4 May 2021

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New rooftop solar system to power Woollahra Library

Environment

We are proud to take another big step towards reducing our carbon emissions with the installation of a new solar system on the roof of Woollahra Library at Double Bay.

Published 3 May 2021

New rooftop solar system to power Woollahra Library

‘Create compost, not landfill’ kids truck art competition

Environment

Local primary school kids are invited to create an artwork around the theme ‘Create compost, not landfill’. The winning entries will be printed on our garbage trucks for everyone to see! Entries close Monday 31 May.

Published 3 May 2021

‘Create compost, not landfill’ kids truck art competition
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