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2020 Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize Finalists announced

2020 Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize Finalists announced

Arts & Culture

The Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize, Australia’s pre-eminent award for small sculpture presented by Woollahra Council, has announced 56 finalists for the 20th annual Prize and exhibition.

Published 7 October 2020

Covid safe summer: Managing our beaches and public spaces over summer

Covid safe summer: Managing our beaches and public spaces over summer

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With warm weather forecast from the October long weekend and throughout summer we expect to see lots of people out enjoying our harbourside beaches and parks.

Your health is important and we need everyone’s help to ensure we continue to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and meet Public Health Orders, health regulations and advice and avoid overcrowding.

Published 2 October 2020

Plan ahead for a safe and spooky Halloween - Saturday 31 October

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We are asking for everyone’s cooperation in helping to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and to carefully consider plans for Halloween celebrations.

Published 16 October 2020

Plan ahead for a safe and spooky Halloween -  Saturday 31 October

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

Development Applications online only from 1 November 2020

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From 1 November 2020, Development Applications (DAs) can only be lodged online.

Published 12 October 2020

Development Applications online only from 1 November 2020

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 9 October 2020

Aboriginal Heritage Study for the Woollahra Municipality

30 minute free parking for metered spaces

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We've introduced 30 minute free ticketed parking in metered spaces in the Double Bay and Paddington commercial centres to help support our local small businesses.

Published 1 October 2020

30 minute free parking for metered spaces

How to look fashionable without harming the planet

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Local eco-friendly fashion business owners share their tips on how we can still look stylish and on trend while being mindful of our impact on the environment.

Published 30 September 2020

How to look fashionable without harming the planet

Would you know what to do during an emergency?

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We know emergencies can happen at any time, any place and without warning. Would you know what to do when one strikes?

Published 28 August 2020

Would you know what to do during an emergency?

Further relief for local small businesses impacted by COVID-19

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We've extended a range of relief measures for local small businesses to help ease the ongoing economic impacts of COVID-19.

Published 26 August 2020

Further relief for local small businesses impacted by COVID-19

We are officially carbon neutral!

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We are very proud to announce we are the third local government organisation in New South Wales to reach ‘net zero emissions’ and be certified as carbon neutral.

Published 24 August 2020

We are officially carbon neutral!

Did you receive a copy of our new printed newsletter?

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We are excited to share the first edition of our new printed newsletter, Woollahra News, which has been delivered to every household in our local area this week.

Published 22 July 2020

Did you receive a copy of our new printed newsletter?
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