News & Media
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|Say “watt?” Lighting Pilot Project Launched with The Heart of Bondi switched |
Fri, 15 Dec 2017
Media Release: Waverley Council is thrilled to switch on a nine metre interactive installation called The Heart of Bondi in Oxford Street Mall next Monday, 18 December at 7.30pm.
|State Governments backflip on reimbursement of amalgamation preparation costs|
Wed, 13 Dec 2017
Media Release: Waverley Council is disappointed by the State Governments backflip to reimburse preparation costs for the proposed Local Government amalgamations.
|Nominations open for Waverley Planning Panel Community Representatives|
Tue, 12 Dec 2017
Nominations Open: Council is currently seeking nominations for community representatives to its new Planning Panel.
|Lifeguards resuscitate man - Bondi Beach |
Tue, 05 Dec 2017
Media Statement: Lifeguards have resuscitated a man in his twenties this afternoon at Bondi Beach.
|Bondi Pavilion Stakeholder Committee Announced |
Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Media Release: Members of the newly created Bondi Pavilion Stakeholder Committee were announced at Council Meeting held last week.
|We need you to shape the future of Waverley|
Tue, 28 Nov 2017
Media Release: Following each council election, every Council is required to review their Community Strategic Plan.
|Kate Cole-Adams crowned this year’s Mark and Evette Moran Nib Literary Award winner|
Wed, 22 Nov 2017
Media Release: Waverley Council is delighted to announce Anaesthesia: The Gift of Oblivion and the Mystery of Consciousness by Kate Cole-Adams, the winner of the 2017 Mark and Evette Moran Nib Literary Award.
|Waverley Council celebrates marriage equality results|
Wed, 15 Nov 2017
Media Release: Waverley Council is delighted with the results of the marriage equality survey announced this morning.
|Council seeking public assistance for flood study|
Wed, 15 Nov 2017
Media Release: Waverley Council is calling on residents and business owners to share their experience and ideas to improve flood management in the Local Government Area.
|Brightest and Best Business Winners Announced|
Tue, 14 Nov 2017
Media Release: The winners of the Brightest and Best Business Awards were announced at a stellar gala dinner last night at Easts Leagues Club.
|Council launches free public Wi-Fi – Bondi Junction |
Fri, 10 Nov 2017
Media Release: Waverley Council has launched free Wi-Fi for the public in Bondi Junction thanks to a generous grant by the State Government.
|Council working hard to address dockless bike teething problems|
Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Media Release: Waverley Mayor, John Wakefield is determined to find a solution to the teething problems that new bike share operators are facing in the area.
|Free program helping Eastern Suburbs residents reduce their energy bills|
Wed, 25 Oct 2017
Media Release: With recent electricity price hikes of up to 30 per cent affecting most homes, Waverley and Woollahra Councils have teamed up with non-profit initiative Our Energy Future to help Eastern Suburbs residents find ways to cut their energy bills.
|Revolutionary backyard composting initiative nominated for prestigious awards|
Tue, 17 Oct 2017
Media Release: A popular household composting program taking Australia by storm has been announced as a finalist in two prestigious sustainability awards - the Banksia Sustainability Awards and the NSW Green Globe Awards.
|New Council, new approach to Bondi Pavilion upgrade|
Thu, 12 Oct 2017
Media Release: At the first Ordinary Council Meeting since the Mayoral election, Council voted to support a new direction for the Bondi Pavilion Upgrade and Conservation project.
|Is this fake? Come along and find out|
Fri, 06 Oct 2017
Media Release: Quality research and reliable reporting is on the agenda as the Mark and Evette Moran Nib Literary Award and the Walkley Foundation bring together an expert panel of journalists to discuss the increasingly pertinent topic of fake news on 11 October.
|Upcoming motion on the Bondi Pavilion upgrade|
Wed, 04 Oct 2017
Media Release: At the Waverley Council Extraordinary meeting last night, a motion was passed to mark the next chapter of the Bondi Pavilion Upgrade and Conservation project.
|New Lifeguard Tower – North Bondi Beach |
Tue, 03 Oct 2017
Media Release: Waverley Council have installed a new Lifeguard tower at the northern end of Bondi Beach and two additional lifeguards will now be rostered on to increase patrol services during the busy summer months.
|Waverley Council adopts new waste technology|
Fri, 29 Sep 2017
Media Release: Waverley Council and five other councils from the Southern Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils (SSROC) collaborated with Veolia Australia and New Zealand to deliver a state-of-the-art Mechanical and Biological Treatment (MBT) facility, which opened at the Woodlawn Eco-precinct earlier this month.
|Waverley Council Mayor & Deputy Mayor elected|
Wed, 27 Sep 2017
Media Release: Waverley Council has elected a new Mayor and Deputy Mayor at a meeting held last night at Waverley Council Chambers.