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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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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

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

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

Street Weed Control Program 2017 - 2018

Environment

Council will be commencing our regular weed eradication program around footpaths, kerbs and laneways in Paddington and Woollahra on Wednesday 20 June 2018.

Published 6 June 2018

Woollahra Municipal Council

Please Keep Recycling

Environment

Despite news out of China on the importing of recycable material, Woollahra Council’s kerbside recycling program remains in place. We are committed to maintaining and improving this system and encourage all residents to continue to use the service.

Published 24 April 2018

Woollahra Municipal Council

Ride Plus Launches in Sydney's Eastern Suburbs

Ride Plus, is a new flexble and personalised form of public transport, offering Sydney's Eastern Suburb residents greater convenience, service and connectivity.

Published 22 February 2018

Woollahra Municipal Council

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

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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