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Pride Amplified local events

Pride Amplified local events

Arts & Culture

The global WorldPride festival is coming to Sydney from 17 February – 5 March and we’re hosting a series of events to help celebrate and support the LGBTQIA+ community.

Published 18 January 2023

Discover One Bright Pearl in Blackburn Gardens

Discover One Bright Pearl in Blackburn Gardens

Arts & Culture

If you’re visiting Murray Rose Pool for a dip over the holidays, make sure to check out this brilliant new sculpture outside the Woollahra Gallery at Redleaf.

Published 14 December 2022

Our Top 4 places to swim with kids

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With temperatures set to soar this week, beat the heat by taking the family to one of these stunning and kid-friendly beaches.

Published 25 January 2023

Our Top 4 places to swim with kids

Alcohol prohibited at parks and beaches this Australia Day

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To safeguard the enjoyment of our public open spaces by all members of the community, our parks and beaches have been declared as alcohol free for Australia Day.

Published 18 January 2023

Alcohol prohibited at parks and beaches this Australia Day

Summer edition of Woollahra News out now

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Read the latest installment of our hardcopy newsletter.

Published 14 December 2022

Summer edition of Woollahra News out now

International Day of People with Disability

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International Day of People with Disability (IDPWD) is on Saturday 3 December. Woollahra Council is working hard to make the Woollahra Local Government Area a more inclusive and accessible place to live, work and play.

Published 2 December 2022

International Day of People with Disability

Fun local events and activities to help get you in the festive spirit

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There is so much happening around our local area throughout December to help you celebrate Christmas and Chanukah.

Published 21 November 2022

Fun local events and activities to help get you in the festive spirit

Summer school holiday activities 2022/23

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We've been waiting the entire year for summer and now it's here!  The kids are on school holidays for six weeks and we've got some fun-filled activities to keep the kids entertained in December and January. There are creative craft workshops, games, movies and more.  And best of all, they're really affordable and some are even free!

Published 18 November 2022

Summer school holiday activities 2022/23

Our pick of Summer swimming spots

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Some of the most magical swimming days are in Summer. The weather can get quite warm over the summer months and the cool water provides the best relief from the heat. We've put together a list of our favourite swimming spots in the Woollahra Council area.

Published 18 October 2022

Our pick of Summer swimming spots

Free events for small business owners during November

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November is NSW Small Business Month and a number of free events for small business owners are taking place.

Published 17 October 2022

Free events for small business owners during November

Winners of the 21st Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize


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The winners of the 2022 Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize have been announced, ahead of the opening of the 21st anniversary exhibition at Woollahra Gallery at Redleaf. Open Wednesday - Sunday at 548 New South Head Road, Double Bay. Admission is free. The exhibition runs until 20 November.

Published 12 October 2022

Winners of the 21st Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize


The single-use plastics on the banned list

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Single-use plastics may be cheap and convenient, but the cost to the environment is enormous. From 1 November 2022, the next phase of the plastics ban will come into force. Here's what you need to know.

Published 10 October 2022

The single-use plastics on the banned list
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