Camdenville Primary School student artwork with facilitator Russell Dawson
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Council’s contractor will be undertaking detailed video imaging and condition assessments.
Inner West creatives can apply for funding to develop innovative artworks and projects as part of EDGE Sydenham.
Council has completed the cycleway linking Petersham Station and King Street, Newtown.
Inner West Council Citizen of the Year is historian, librarian, archivist, published author, educator and speaker Chrys Meader.
Council has opened the $4.3 million upgrade and expansion of Haberfield Centre and Library.
'Natura Morta' at Chrissie Cotter Gallery explores aspects of humanity’s relationship with nature and the climate crisis, and invites viewers to get active and collect waste in exchange for works on v ...
Inner West Mayor Darcy Byrne is calling on the NSW Government to amend the Rozelle Parkland’s Urban Design and Landscape Plan (UDLP) to add additional sporting facilities and public, once WestConnex’s ...
Inner West Council will celebrate National Reconciliation Week, 27 May to 3 June.
Applications are invited from studios, galleries and artist-run initiatives (ARIs) for Midjuburi (Marrickville ward) Creative Trails weekend on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 August 2021.
Extensive conservation works to iconic Victorian gothic mansion The Abbey in Annandale has won the 2021 Marrickville Medal.
Everyone’s invited to celebrate the very best of the Inner West at the second Inner West Fest - Gulgadya, Friday 14 – Sunday 23 May.
Don’t miss the free tours, exhibitions, performances and workshops at the last weekend of EDGE 2021 Art Camp on the GreenWay, a 24-day onsite Artist in Residence project.
Council will celebrate International Compost Awareness Week with giveaways, profiles of Inner West composters, a free workshop and tips for successful composting and worm farming.
Council is inviting local businesses, Vietnamese organisations and the local community to have a say on a proposed Vietnamese precinct along Illawarra Road in Marrickville.
Council is inviting the community to submit ideas and proposals for the final three Inner West Fests.
EDGE 2021 Art Camp on the GreenWay is a 24-day onsite Artist in Residence project that will see nature and creativity converge in a dynamic, immersive arts hub on the banks of Iron Cove Bay at Lilyfie ...
Council and Balmain-Rozelle RSL's ANZAC Day Commemorative Dawn Service returns to Balmain’s Loyalty Square on Sunday 25 April.
Mr Peter Gainsford has been appointed as the new General Manager of Inner West Council.
Inner West Council Library and History, under the auspices of the National Trust, presents the 2021 Heritage Festival, 18 April - 19 May.
Council is hosting the 2021 Inner West Seniors Festival, Tuesday 13 – Saturday 24 April.
Council has written to the NSW Planning Minister requesting urgent approval of the Extended Trading Hours and Cultural Activities proposal
Representatives of live music venues and theatres across the Inner West have joined together, calling on the NSW Government to immediately expand the $1 million assistance package for live performance ...
The Young Creatives Awards are now open to young people aged between 12 – 24, who study, work or live in the Inner West Council area.
Council, in collaboration with local young people and youth services, is celebrating Youth Week 6 to 24 April with a wide variety of activities throughout the Inner West.
Nominations are now open for Inner West Council’s 2021 Citizens of the Year, and Amy Large Volunteer of the Year awards.
The delivery of food recycling into every apartment in the Inner West is about to be completed with the expansion of the service into the former Ashfield Municipality.
Everyone’s invited to celebrate the very best of the Inner West at the first Inner West Fest, Friday 19 March – Sunday 28 March.
The latest ArtSeat asks, “Who is the beating heart of Sydney, the creative-creators or profit-makers?”
Statement from Council
Expressions of interest are now invited from artists for the GreenWay Missing Links Public Art Program.
With the news that iconic Inner West live music venue Old 505 Theatre is to close down at the end of March, Inner West Mayor Darcy Byrne has announced he is holding crisis summit to discuss ways to he ...
Council removed 10 trees on Friday 26 February 2021 from land it leases in Callan Park for sports fields.
Council is scrapping the need to submit a development application to hold live
music, artistic and cultural events in shopfronts, offices and industrial premises.
Council is leading the fight to save up to 1,000 trees along the Cooks River foreshore from destruction by two multinational companies.
Expressions of Interest are now open to LGBTIQ or LGBTIQ-friendly organisations to establish a Pride Centre that will operate out of Newtown Town Hall.
Two opportunities: manage and operate the Summer Hill Neighbourhood Centre and operate the Steel Park Community Rooms, Marrickville
Council is encouraging local residents and community groups to get involved at a Clean Up site in the Inner West.
Council is recognising and celebrating Mardi Gras with a flag raising, plaque unveiling and film launch tomorrow, Wednesday 17 February.
Council on Tuesday night gave the final approval for the establishment of a Greek precinct in Marrickville, to be known as “Little Greece”.
Applications are invited now from creatives to participate in a three-week artist residency program on site at the GreenWay in Iron Cove Bay, Lilyfield.
An exhibition of bold new original “expressive pop-grunge” paintings by Dirk Kruithof will feature in an exhibition at Council’s Chrissie Cotter Gallery.
Celebrate the Lunar New Year, Year of the Metal Ox, in the Inner West.
Inner West Mayor Darcy Byrne will move on Tuesday night that Council grant the final approval for the establishment of a Greek precinct in Marrickville, to be known as “Little Greece”.
Council’s Perfect Match is back in 2021 and applications are now open.
Kieran Butler is the latest artist to feature at the Newtown ArtSeat.
Inner West Mayor Darcy Byrne has slammed the Transport Minister Andrew Constance for his compulsory acquisition of the former Balmain Leagues Club site in Rozelle, saying the move will be the “final n ...
The Youth Area, Level 1 is currently closed due to emergency maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.
Entries are now open for the 2021 Built Environment Awards, comprising the Marrickville Medal for Conservation and the Inner West Urban Photography Competition.
Council is inviting nominations from the community for the Inner West Honour Roll 2021.
In the wake of the COVID-19 cluster on the Northern Beaches, Inner West Mayor Darcy Byrne has once again called on the NSW Government to provide COVID-safe plans for all parks on the Sydney Harbour Fo ...
The NSW Government has announced proposed changes to drink and drug driving laws, and changes to the NSW Mobile Speed Camera Program in an effort to help reduce the road toll Towards Zero.
Eighty-nine Inner West projects have received more than $500,000 in Council funding, as part of the Inner West Council 2020 Grant Program.
New toys for children aged 5-15, including sporting goods or games, are desperately needed
Everyone’s invited to celebrate the installation of a new tree and public artwork in St Peters.
The Community Refugee Welcome Centre in Callan Park will mark Human Rights Day with the launch of The Melody of Humanity, a cross-cultural and multilingual music video.
The NSW Government’s refusal to put forward a COVID-safe plan for New Year’s Eve risks a major COVID-19 outbreak in Balmain and Birchgrove on December 31, Inner West Mayor Darcy Byrne has warned.
'Snapshot of Australia Street 2010 - 2016 A love letter to Newtown' was unveiled today.
Inner West Council has won the 2020 Local Council of the Year at the Sport NSW Community Sports Awards
Inner West Council annoucement
The next exhibition at Council’s Chrissie Cotter Gallery is the annual Blooming Arts which celebrates the work of artists with a disability, and supports their art practice.
Council will once again support the United Nations’ 16 Days of Activism to prevent gender-based violence.
Council is hosting a free Inclusive Film Festival (IFF) on Friday 4 December to mark the 2020 International Day of People with Disability.
Yesterday’s announcement from Dominic Perrottet and Andrew Constance that they intend to demolish the historic White Bay Power Station is an obscene threat which, if carried out, would constitute a cr ...
The Inner West now has a Music Library, which was launched yesterday by Inner West Mayor Darcy Byrne.
Inner West Mayor Darcy Byrne has criticised the Berejiklian Government's council rate harmonisation process for merged councils, saying that forcing through rates changes in 2021 without any phase-in ...
Greg Warren, the Member for Campbelltown and Darcy Byrne, Inner West Mayor, have joined forces in calling for fair funding for suburban NRL grounds so that the West Tigers can play more games at Campb ...
Another big night of wins for Marrickville Library at the 2020 National Trust Heritage Awards
From Mayor Darcy Byrne: I have today received correspondence from the Secretary of the Department of Premier and Cabinet, Tim Reardon, informing me that the deleted documents through which the Premier ...
Inner West Council’s magnificent Marrickville Library has won the prestigious David Oppenheim Award for Sustainable Architecture and was joint winner of the Sir Zelman Cowen Award for Public Architect ...
The winner of the 2020 GreenWay Open Art Prize is Nicole Robins who has won a prize package valued at $6,000 for her work Agave Attenuata.
Council is inviting the community to submit ideas and proposals on new ways of delivering events and activations in 2021 through the $400,000 Inner West Fest.
Inner West Council has won the Community Engagement Achievement category for the Go Solar campaign at last night’s Cities Power Partnership 2020 Climate Awards.
Brian Barrett has been appointed acting General Manager of Inner West Council.
Council is calling for applications for a Reference Panel that will provide advice and feedback in establishing an Inner West Pride Centre.
At its meeting on 27 October, Council resolved to pursue legal action against the NSW Government over their maladministration of the Stronger Communities Fund.
From Mayor Darcy Byrne: Following testimony last Friday from the Premier’s advisor Sarah Lau that documents approving grants through the Government’s $252 million slush fund were shredded and deleted, ...
It has been revealed that Gladys Berejiklian and John Barilaro personally intervened to award the National Party electorate of Dubbo an extraordinary $28 million through the Government’s $252 million ...
The release today by the Premier of some of the documents through which she approved $141 million in grants though the Government’s disgraced Stronger Communities program, demonstrate that she has lie ...
Inner West Mayor Darcy Byrne is encouraging locals to dive in and discover the new Ashfield Aquatic Centre, which opened to the public on the weekend.
A collaborative exhibition showcasing textiles, ceramics, painting, printmaking and mixed-media collage is the next to feature at Council’s Chrissie Cotter Gallery.
Council has opened a new childcare centre. The first phase of Yirran Gumal Early Learning Centre will start with a limited intake of 20 children per day from late October.
Council has unanimously affirmed its opposition to uranium mining in New South Wales.
Council offers grants for projects supporting a culturally diverse, progressive and sustainable Inner West.
Following revelations that the New Year's Eve fireworks may not proceed Inner West Mayor Darcy Byrne has today said he'll work with the NSW Government to save New Year's Eve and bring the fireworks to ...
Council is proud to be a Major Partner of the Sydney Fringe Festival 2020 program and is funding two Fringe-EDGE Inner West Artist in Isolation residency opportunities.
Council will launch an Expression of Interest (EOI) process calling for submissions from LGBTIQ or LGBTIQ-friendly organisations to manage a Pride Centre that will operate out of Newtown Town Hall.
Membership applications are now open for Council’s Local Democracy Groups.
Council has voted to convert Marrickville Town Hall into a live music and
performing arts centre.
Inner West Library and History has announced who has won 2020 Young Creatives Awards.
Take part in Council's Mental Health Month 'Tune In' short video competition.
Council is inviting local artists to submit ideas for the exhibition of artworks at the Newtown ArtSeat and Chrissie Cotter Gallery in 2021.
Council will commence a new food organics collection in the former Marrickville Local Government Area.
Inner West Council has unveiled the latest artwork at Newtown ArtSeat.
Inner West Council has initiated discussions with Eurobodalla Council on establishing a formal Community to Community Relationship.
Inner West residents are invited to be part of Australia’s first large scale solar garden.
Council will be carrying out weed spraying in all of its parks including sports fields from 26 August 2020 to 23 October 2020.
Council’s magnificent new aquatic centre in Ashfield, set for an October opening, now boasts a landmark new public artwork.
Transport for NSW (TfNSW) will compensate Council and the local community $2.875 million for the compulsory acquisition of 2,285sqm of land at King George Park.
Council’s unique Council initiative, Perfect Match, will hit new highs when the next commission is unveiled this month.
Inner West Council has pleaded guilty to historical matters concerning Stanmore Out of School Hours Care Service (OOSHC) and has received a fine of $10,000. Immediate steps were taken at the time to a ...
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