News & Media
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|Ways Waverley can help the bushfire efforts|
Fri, 03 Jan 2020
As bushfires spread across Australia, we’ve had a number of calls from residents wanting to help those affected by the devastation.
|Free energy saving advice for Waverley residents|
Fri, 20 Dec 2019
Media release: Waverley Council has engaged the Australian Energy Foundation to provide free energy saving advice to residents.
|Green light for Bondi Pavilion restoration|
Thu, 19 Dec 2019
Waverley Council is scheduled to begin its restoration of the iconic Bondi Pavilion in May 2020 after the Sydney Eastern City Planning Panel approved the Council’s development application.
|Waverley Council celebrates its first ‘recycled roads’|
Wed, 18 Dec 2019
Media release: Waverley Council has just completed its first roads made from recycled soft plastics, glass bottles and printer toner.
|Waverley Council named winners at Local Government NSW Awards |
Thu, 12 Dec 2019
Waverley Council is thrilled to annouce that it took home several award wins at the Local Government NSW Excellence in Environment Awards 2019.
|Waverley gets festive|
Thu, 12 Dec 2019
Media release: Waverley Council is helping spread the joy this holiday season with a festive lights community initiative, window display competition, Christmas carols in Oxford Street Mall and plenty more!
|Waverley Council declares a State of Climate and Biodiversity Emergency|
Wed, 11 Dec 2019
Media release: Waverley Council last night declared a State of Climate and Biodiversity Emergency that requests all levels of government to act now to protect our environment and community for future generations.
|Waverley Council supports international Human Rights Day|
Tue, 10 Dec 2019
Media release: Waverley Council is joining the millions of people around the world observing international Human Rights Day today.
|Waverley Council celebrates milestone step towards reconciliation|
Mon, 09 Dec 2019
Media release: Community leaders gathered at Waverley Council chambers this morning to celebrate the launch of the Council’s Innovate Reconciliation (RAP) Plan.
|Bondi to Manly Walk now officially open!|
Sat, 07 Dec 2019
Joint media release: Representatives from all three levels of Government in Australia came together today to officially open an 80km public walking track from Bondi Beach, around the harbour foreshore, all the way to Manly Beach.
|A new chapter for the Boot Factory building at Bondi Junction|
Fri, 06 Dec 2019
Media release: Waverley Council has lodged a development application to restore the heritage building for use as a learning and innovation hub in the future.
|Solar my School wins NSW Green Globe award|
Thu, 28 Nov 2019
Waverley, Randwick and Woollahra Councils' free solar program has helped more than 120 schools make the switch to solar.
|Alcohol restrictions remain unchanged in Waverley|
Wed, 20 Nov 2019
Media release: As in previous years, Ranger patrols will also be increased during summer to more effectively enforce the restrictions and better educate visitors.
|Check out our new Waverley Council-sponsored police vehicle|
Tue, 19 Nov 2019
News item: Waverley Council and Eastern Suburbs Police Area Command are helping keep the community safe.
|Announcing the winners of the 2019 Mark and Evette Moran Nib Literary Award|
Thu, 14 Nov 2019
Media release: The 2019 Mark and Evette Moran Nib Literary Awards were announced this morning at a breakfast event at North Bondi RSL, hosted by author, ABC broadcaster and literary champion Richard Glover.
|Bondi Pavilion Restoration & Conservation Project|
Mon, 11 Nov 2019
Media release: We would like to update the community on how Council has progressed this much-anticipated project so far.
|Sydney residents warned to avoid bush fire prone areas|
Mon, 11 Nov 2019
News item: A statewide total fire ban has been declared for all areas of NSW for all of today and Tuesday.
|Waverley Mayor welcomes award-winning artist to Bondi|
Fri, 08 Nov 2019
Media release: Greek artist Danai Nikolaidi-Kotsaki is taking part in Sculpture by the Sea as part of an initiative of the Mayor of Waverley, Councillor Paula Masselos and developed by the Hellenic Club of Sydney and members of the Greek Australian community.
|Report local issues to Council in a SNAP!|
Thu, 07 Nov 2019
We’re making it easier for people to get in touch with Council with a free app called Snap Send Solve.
|Waverley Mayor takes action on bus privatisation|
Wed, 06 Nov 2019
Media release: Mayor of Waverley, Paula Masselos, is calling on the state government to reverse its decision to privatisate the last remaining State Transit-operated bus regions in NSW.