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Applications open for Community and Cultural and Environmental Grants

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

40km/h High Pedestrian Activity Area proposed for Double Bay commercial centre

40km/h High Pedestrian Activity Area proposed for Double Bay commercial centre

Planning & Building

Have your say on a proposal to make parts of Double Bay 40km/hour to improve amenity and pedestrian safety.

Published 31 March 2021

Check your mailbox for our autumn printed newsletter

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The autumn edition of our printed newsletter is out now!

Published 29 March 2021

Check your mailbox for our autumn printed newsletter

Celebrating women in Woollahra on International Women's Day

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Our local area has been shaped by many remarkable women through their contributions to government, community organisations and professional and business life. Here are some of their stories, recorded as part of our Women in Woollahra local history project in 2007.

Published 1 March 2021

Celebrating women in Woollahra on International Women's Day

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 20 January 2021

Alcohol prohibited at parks and beaches this Australia Day

New COVID-19 digital check-in rules for hospitality venues and other businesses

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Recording customer information digitally is now mandatory for many NSW businesses and venues, to help stop the spread of COVID-19 in our community.

Published 27 November 2020

New COVID-19 digital check-in rules for hospitality venues and other businesses

Summer printed newsletter - out now

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Look for a copy of our summer printed newsletter in your mailbox.

Published 23 November 2020

Summer printed newsletter - out now

Woollahra Garden Awards winners announced

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The joy of gardening that can be found in even the smallest of spaces, stunning patches that redefine the term ‘garden’ and excellence in sustainability have been recognised at the 2020 Woollahra Garden Awards.

Published 13 November 2020

Woollahra Garden Awards winners announced

Aboriginal Heritage Study for the Woollahra Municipality

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Woollahra Council has engaged Aboriginal Heritage Consultants Coast History & Heritage to work closely with the La Perouse Local Aboriginal Land Council in undertaking an Aboriginal Heritage Study for the Woollahra Municipality.

Published 12 November 2020

Aboriginal Heritage Study for the Woollahra Municipality

Top 5 things to do this spring

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What to do in our local area during this glorious time of year.

Published 29 October 2020

Top 5 things to do this spring

Asbestos Awareness Week 2020: Asbestos lurks in more places than you’d think

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If your home was built before the 1990s there’s a good chance it has some asbestos. It’s often found under flooring, as part of kitchen splashbacks or even in the garden.

Published 29 October 2020

Asbestos Awareness Week 2020: Asbestos lurks in more places than you’d think

Preparing for emergencies

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The more connected a community is, the more resilient it is. When big weather events strike, knowing your neighbours and being connected with your community can make a huge difference.

Published 16 October 2020

Preparing for emergencies
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