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Woollahra Seniors Festival February 2020

Woollahra Seniors Festival February 2020

All news

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

Environment

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

5 best spots to enjoy a picnic

Community

There’s one month left of summer, so why not make the most of these long, warm nights and enjoy a picnic in one of our parks?

Published 3 February 2020

5 best spots to enjoy a picnic

Give back to your community as a volunteer

Community

Are you looking to volunteer in our local community in 2020? Rob Hitchen has been a Bushcare volunteer for six years – read his story.

Published 30 December 2019

Give back to your community as a volunteer

Paddington Library to open permanently on Sundays

Community

Paddington Library is set to open each Sunday on a permanent basis following community support for expanded weekend hours.

Published 10 December 2019

Paddington Library to open permanently on Sundays

Plaque honouring photographer Frank Hurley unveiled in Point Piper

Community

Mayor Susan Wynne and the Woollahra Plaques Advisory Committee have unveiled a plaque to honour James Francis (Frank) Hurley OBE (1885-1962).

Published 1 October 2019

Plaque honouring photographer Frank Hurley unveiled in Point Piper

Congratulations to the winners of our e-news photo competition

Community

Rusty Crawshaw won with this spectacular shot of sunset swims at Hermit Bay.

Published 30 September 2019

Congratulations to the winners of our e-news photo competition

Street Libraries in Woollahra

Community

Take a book, give a book and share a book at the Rose Bay Cottage and Cooper Park Community Hall Street Libraries.

Published 5 July 2019

Street Libraries in Woollahra
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