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Woollahra Seniors Festival February 2020

Woollahra Seniors Festival February 2020

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In 2020 Woollahra Council will stage Find Your Spark!, a festival for seniors in the Woollahra community, that coincides with NSW Seniors Festival, the largest festival for seniors in the Southern Hemisphere.

Published 4 February 2020

How we are combating climate change

How we are combating climate change

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Read about the steps we are taking to reduce carbon emissions from our operations and the support we can provide to help you do the same.

Published 3 February 2020

Fergus the Ferry author visits Watsons Bay Library

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Watsons Bay Library celebrated Fergus the Ferry with a special Storytime attended by author John Williamson-Noble and Woollahra Mayor Susan Wynne.

Published 11 February 2020

Fergus the Ferry author visits Watsons Bay Library

How you can help communities affected by the recent devastating bushfires

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There are lots of ways you can help communities who have been left devastated by the recent fires in New South Wales and Victoria.

Published 21 January 2020

How you can help communities affected by the recent devastating bushfires

How to stay cool and keep your power bill down this summer

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Find out about the most energy efficient way to air condition your home and reduce your impact on the environment.

Published 6 January 2020

How to stay cool and keep your power bill down this summer

Top 5 outdoor workouts

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If your New Year’s resolution is to get fit, why not make the most of our beautiful local environment and take your workout outdoors.

Published 2 January 2020

Top 5 outdoor workouts

Summer reads: top picks from our library team

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If you want a recommended good read for the summer holidays then you go to the experts right? So here’s what our library team have selected. Enjoy.

Published 20 December 2019

Summer reads: top picks from our library team

Good news for your street and our environment

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Woollahra Council is trialling an innovative new sustainable asphalt product called Reconophalt at multiple sites in Vaucluse, Rose Bay, Double Bay, Paddington, Woollahra and Darling Point.

Published 19 December 2019

Good news for your street and our environment

The Bondi to Manly Walk officially open

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The Bondi to Manly Walk, an iconic 80km walk around Sydney Harbour that starts at Bondi Beach, crosses the Harbour Bridge and ends at Manly Beach has officially opened.

Published 10 December 2019

The Bondi to Manly Walk officially open

School solar program wins Green Globe Award

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Solar my School, a joint initiative of Woollahra, Waverley, and Randwick councils, has received the prestigious Public Sector Leadership Award at the 2019 Green Globe Awards.

Published 3 December 2019

School solar program wins Green Globe Award

Level 2 water restrictions in effect from 10 December 2019

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The restrictions apply to everyone in Sydney, the Blue Mountains and the Illawarra. This includes all residents and businesses.

Published 2 December 2019

Level 2 water restrictions in effect from 10 December 2019

Original piece of the Berlin Wall now on permanent public display in Woollahra

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An authentic piece of the Berlin Wall hiding away in a storehouse in Blacktown, Sydney for over a decade, has been unveiled and is now on permanent public display at the Goethe-Institut in Woollahra.

Published 25 November 2019

Original piece of the Berlin Wall now on permanent public display in Woollahra
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