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Mayoral and Deputy Mayoral election results - 27 September 2021

Mayoral and Deputy Mayoral election results - 27 September 2021

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Councillor Susan Wynne has been re-elected as the Mayor of Woollahra and Councillor Richard Shields has been re-elected as Deputy Mayor.

Published 27 September 2021

Managing our beaches during spring and summer

Managing our beaches during spring and summer

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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

Are you ready for an emergency? Download the Get Prepared app

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As a participating Council in the Resilient Sydney program, we are collaborating with all the Councils of Sydney to promote the Get Prepared app.

Published 20 September 2021

Are you ready for an emergency? Download the Get Prepared app

Have you read the latest edition of our printed newsletter?

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The Spring 2021 edition of Woollahra News is out now! Pick up a copy, or read online, for updates about the Woollahra Gallery at Redleaf, local lockdown walks to explore and support for local small businesses.

Published 16 September 2021

Have you read the latest edition of our printed newsletter?

Make a new friend by registering for our Friendship Program

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Are you feeling lonely during lockdown? Would you like to make a new local friend? Register for our Friendship Program and we’ll match you with people with similar interests for conversation and company.

Read about some of the experiences of other participants (*not their real names) and how beneficial it’s been.

Published 6 September 2021

Make a new friend by registering for our Friendship Program

Woollahra Garden Awards entries open

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Whether your garden is big or small, we want you to share your creativity and sustainable gardening practices with us by entering this year's Woollahra Garden Awards.

Published 2 August 2021

Woollahra Garden Awards entries open

Woollahra Council awards $65,000 in grants to support local initiatives

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A school uniform textile rescue program, a virtual reality experience to support the wellbeing of elderly residents, and a harbour and beach clean-up initiative are among the recipients of more than $65,000 in funding awarded to local community groups, charities and schools as part of Woollahra Council’s Grants Program.

Published 23 July 2021

Woollahra Council awards $65,000 in grants to support local initiatives

Small business support during lockdown

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The NSW and federal governments have announced a new range of measures to support local businesses.

Published 19 July 2021

Small business support during lockdown

What’s in this year’s budget? Post pandemic financial recovery and investment in local infrastructure

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With a total expenditure of $126.8 million, the recently endorsed 2021/22 Delivery Program and Operational Plan outlines a range of initiatives which will ensure our long-term financial sustainability and benefit our community.

Published 5 July 2021

What’s in this year’s budget? Post pandemic financial recovery and investment in local infrastructure

Re-advertised 2021/22 Fees and Charges items

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At the Council meeting 28 June 2021 where the 2021/22 Fees and Charges Schedule was adopted, Council further resolved to re-advertise selected items relating to Dinghy Storage, Filming and Still Photography, Fitness Training, Impounding, Parks and Reserves, Planning Requests, Roads and Footpaths and Traffic & Parking.

Published 5 July 2021

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Join us and Make Privacy a Priority

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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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Applications open for Community and Cultural and Environmental Grants

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Tell us your great idea for a project that will improve our local area before 16 May.

Published 12 April 2021

Applications open for Community and Cultural and Environmental Grants
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