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|Shortlists announced for Mark and Evette Moran Nib Literary Award |
Wed, 20 Sep 2017
Media Release: Waverley Council is thrilled to announce the shortlists for the 2017 Mark and Evette Moran Nib Literary Award, the Military History Prize and launch this year’s People’s Choice Prize competition.
|Lights, Camera, Action – Don’t miss Screen Citizens!|
Tue, 19 Sep 2017
Media Release: Waverley Council is thrilled to announce a series of film screenings and talks, celebrating local and Australian film talent including some of Australia’s most iconic films as part of Screen Citizens.
|Waverley welcomes a new Council|
Tue, 19 Sep 2017
Waverley Council elections were held on Saturday 9 September. The outcome of the election was declared on 17 September. We have seven returning Councillors, and five new Councillors forming the new Council.
|Remediation works commence at Waverley Cemetery|
Fri, 15 Sep 2017
Media Release: Remediation works will commence at Waverley Cemetery on Monday 18 September to repair the landslip and damage to the structural integrity of the coastal walk caused by the storms in June 2016.
|After Dark in Bondi Junction |
Wed, 13 Sep 2017
Media Release: Discover Bondi Junction after dark this September with a series of events featuring great music, delicious food, vibrant street art and much more.
|South Head General Cemetery becomes Heritage Listed |
Mon, 11 Sep 2017
Media Release: From the moment you walk through the impressive bronze entry gates, it is no surprise South Head General Cemetery has officially been listed on the State Heritage Register.
|Prepare to be blown away - Festival of the Winds|
Fri, 01 Sep 2017
Media Release: Prepare to be blown away at the annual Festival of the Winds. It’s back – bigger and better than ever on Sunday 10 September at the iconic Bondi Beach from 11am-4pm.
|Waverley Library hosts Sydney Jewish Writers Festival|
Mon, 21 Aug 2017
Media Release: Do you love reading? Or do you love writing? Whatever your forte, Sydney’s Jewish Writers Festival is back at Waverley Library on the 26-27 August.
|Have Your Say on Ausgrid's Eastern Suburbs Cable Project|
Tue, 15 Aug 2017
News: Have Your Say on Ausgrid's Eastern Suburbs Cable Project by attending an information session, calling 1800 604 765 or emailing email@example.com. Your feedback will help Ausgrid plan the project and minimise impacts to you during construction.
|JOINT STATEMENT - Friends of Refugees of Eastern Europe and Waverley Council |
Thu, 10 Aug 2017
Media Statement: Waverley Council and the Friends of Refugees of Eastern Europe held a ‘without prejudice’ meeting on 9 August 2017 to discuss the proposed synagogue and apartments at 105 Wellington Street, for which the development application was refused by the Land and Environment Court on 2 August.
|Synagogue DA at 105 Wellington Street, Bondi|
Tue, 08 Aug 2017
MEDIA STATEMENT: There has been a large amount of misinformation and incorrect commentary in relation to a recent decision of the Land & Environment Court regarding a Development Application (DA) for residential units and a synagogue at 105 Wellington Street, Bondi.
|Land and Environment Court decision - 105 Wellington Street, Bondi |
Fri, 04 Aug 2017
Media Statement: The Waverley community is enriched by our diverse faiths and places of worship including our synagogues. Waverley Council has a strong history of partnerships with the Jewish community and will continue to work closely with the Jewish community and Jewish organisations.
|Parking review sees many positive changes|
Tue, 01 Aug 2017
Media Release Waverley Council has introduced several positive changes to parking in the last two years including the
|A bright future ahead for Waverley Council|
Thu, 27 Jul 2017
Media Release Today’s announcement from the State Government that they will not progress with any pending amalgamations provides Waverley residents with a bright future.
|Is your business the Brightest and Best?|
Fri, 21 Jul 2017
Media Release Nominations are now open for Waverley Council’s Brightest and Best Business Awards which recognise, promote and reward the contribution by local businesses towards making Waverley a dynamic and economically vital place to live, work and shop.
|City2Surf 2017 NEW road closures and event clearways|
Fri, 21 Jul 2017
Road closures and special event clearways will be in place throughout the Sydney CBD and the Eastern Suburbs on Sunday 13 August 2017 for the annual City2Surf.
|Council Elections – Saturday 9 September 2017|
Thu, 20 Jul 2017
Media Release: The Waverley Council election will be held on Saturday 9 September. All residents will have the opportunity to vote on the day for who will represent them on Council.
|Key Waverley Council projects acknowledged at NSW Architecture Awards|
Wed, 12 Jul 2017
Media Release: Waverley Council wish to congratulate two leading architects for their design and construction projects at Bondi Beach after receiving a prestigious accolade at the New South Wales Architecture Awards held at Luna Park recently.
|Winners Announced – Waverley Art Prize|
Fri, 07 Jul 2017
Media Release:The winners for the 2017 Waverley Art Prize have been announced overnight at a vibrant awards ceremony at the Waverley Woollahra Art School.
|Waverley Council endorses Plastic Free July|
Thu, 06 Jul 2017
Media Release: With scientists predicting there will be more tonnes of plastic in the ocean than fish by 2050, Waverley Council is encouraging everyone to pledge to be Plastic Free this July to help our environment.