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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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Street Weed Control Program 2017 - 2018

Environment

Council will be commencing a regular weed eradication program around footpaths, kerbs and laneways in Paddington and Woollahra on Thursday 13 December 2018.

Published 19 November 2018

Woollahra Municipal Council

Woollahra Garden Awards winners announced

Outstanding local gardens were recently recognised at the 2018 Woollahra Garden Awards presentation ceremony held at Woollahra Council Chambers in Double Bay. Congratulations to Mark Moran Vaucluse who won Best Garden Overall.

Published 14 November 2018

Woollahra Municipal Council

End-of-year community celebrations

Community

Chanukah @ The Bay - 4 December
QSWWA Community Christmas Carols - 4 December
HMAS Watson Carols by the Bay - 8 December
Combined Churches Christmas Carols at Rose Bay - 21 December

Published 5 November 2018

Woollahra Municipal Council

2018 Woollahra Garden Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2018 Woollahra Garden Awards. Woollahra Council is encouraging all residents, local businesses, school groups and community organisations to showcase their gardens – big or small.

Published 19 October 2018

2018 Woollahra Garden Awards

Wentworth by-election - 20 October

On Saturday 20 October 2018 the Wentworth by-election will take place.

Published 17 September 2018

Woollahra Municipal Council

Nominations for the 2019 Woollahra Plaque Scheme are now open

Arts & Culture

Help us recognise Woollahra’s history and submit a nomination for the Woollahra Plaque Scheme by Wednesday 31 October.

Published 3 September 2018

Woollahra Municipal Council

Street Weed Control Program 2017 - 2018

Environment

Council will commence our regular weed eradication program around footpaths, kerbs and laneways in Paddington and Woollahra on Monday 17 September 2018.

Published 29 August 2018

Woollahra Municipal Council

Changes to on demand transport

At 10pm Friday 17 August, existing Ride Plus on-demand public transport services will cease operation in the Eastern Suburbs. From 6am Monday 20 August, a new BRIDJ on-demand mini-bus service will commence operations and will be available to book via the BRIDJ app.

Published 14 August 2018

Changes to on demand transport

Broadleaf Weed Control Program 2018

Environment

Council is preparing to undertake its annual Broadleaf weed eradication program at parks, reserves and sports fields throughout the Woollahra Municipality. Treatment will commence on Monday 13 August 2018 (weather permitting).

Published 1 August 2018

Woollahra Municipal Council

Woollahra Council delivers $107,000 in grants to support local community initiatives

Community

More than $107,000 worth of grants have been awarded to 43 local community groups and charities to support the important work they perform in the Woollahra community.

Published 16 July 2018

Woollahra Council delivers $107,000 in grants to support local community initiatives

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