Camdenville Primary School student artwork with facilitator Russell Dawson
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Inner West Council will mark Australia Day in Enmore Park with live entertainment, food and lots of free activities.
Mayor of the Inner West Darcy Byrne has dismissed Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s proposed dress code at Citizenship Ceremonies.
Submissions are now open for Inner West Council’s 2019 Built Environment Awards.
Marrickville Library reopened as usual at 9am on Thursday 3 January. It was temporarily closed after the building was broken into and vandalised over the holiday period.
Performers, groups and artists of all kinds are invited to apply to make Leichhardt Town Hall a cultural hub during April 2019, as part of EDGE Inner West Town Hall Activation.
Council will publicly exhibit amendments to the development control plan provisions for the Balmain Leagues Club precinct in Rozelle.
Inner West Council has voted to rename all five wards within the Local Government Area to include Aboriginal names.
Council has voted to erect three Aboriginal Survival Memorials in the Inner West to commemorate the story of the Aboriginal peoples’ survival through the colonisation of this country.
Inner West Council has today opened a new service to help live music venues with development applications.
The environmental achievements of more than 20 Inner West businesses were celebrated at the Council’s Business Environment Awards.
In the biggest breakthrough for customer service since the amalgamation, Inner West Council has introduced a new online customer service system that allows residents to make and track requests with th ...
Inner West Council is seeking innovative and bold ideas for EDGE GreenWay and EDGE Sydenham, with up to $30,000 available for creative projects to shine a spotlight on the creativity of the inner west ...
Inner West Council’s latest community satisfaction survey shows over ninety per cent of residents are satisfied with Council’s performance.
Council will move to roll out its new heritage pub protection program after a report showed that many of the Inner West’s most historic hotels are not heritage listed.
Inner West Council is calling out the State Government for trying to hospital pass blame for the closure of the award winning Globe Preschool. The Department of Education has issued an unworkable Expr ...
Inner West Council will convene a meeting of Australian music luminaries and prominent cultural organisations to facilitate the establishment of a music festival to commemorate Australian musical icon ...
Inner West Council invites everyone to join in the Christmas spirit at free carols in the park events in Ashfield and Leichhardt.
Enjoy these events at Inner West Council’s libraries in December. To book, go to www.innerwest.nsw.gov.au/whatson or call 9335 2173.
Council’s GreenWay Program has won the Planning Institute of Australia 2018 ‘Hard Won Victory’ Commendation Award for implementing the 5.8km urban green corridor in Sydney’s Inner West known as ‘The C ...
Inner West Council will employ Multicultural Officer and develop a multicultural small grants program to help the community to celebrate its culture, as part of its new Multicultural Policy that will ...
Inner West Council will engage with its community about how to make 26 January a more respectful and inclusive day for the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community.
Long-suffering Inner West residents should not bear the brunt of increased aircraft activity and noise, according to Council’s submission to the Preliminary Draft Master Plan (PDMP) for Sydney Airport ...
Inner West Council has voted unanimously to nominate for heritage listing the iconic and much-loved The Crescent mural in Annandale, eight years after the idea was first mooted.
Inner West Council has entered into a contract to systematically replace street lights in residential streets with new LED lights that will use much less power, save ratepayers money and reduce carbon ...
Inner West Council has no involvement or statutory responsibility in the running of Addison Road Community Centre. This is a matter for the ARCC board. The Mayor, Darcy Byrne, has indicated the compli ...
The day residents can once again swim in Iron Cove Bay is one step closer after Councillors voted to confirm the seawall area west of Callan Park Beach as its preferred swim site.
Inner West Council’s Business Environment Awards is on Wednesday, 28 November at Camperdown Commons.
Food and Garden Organics recycling service is set to feature in the Inner West Council’s very own War on Waste, following the adoption of Council’s draft Zero Waste Strategy for the community.
The long search for a suitable location for a new skate park, servicing the north of the local government area, could be over.
Inner West Council has appointed a tenderer for the construction of a state-of -the-art Aquatic Centre in Ashfield.
Inner West Council has made a detailed submission to the Government in opposition to the Western Harbour Tunnel.
Inner West Council is excited to announce new changes that make it easier to open a small bar in Leichhardt, Annandale, Rozelle, Lilyfield, Balmain and Birchgrove.
Inner West Mayor Darcy Byrne has unveiled seven rainbow Pride Seats, which recognise Council’s unwavering support for the LGBTIQ community.
Inner West Council is seeking a commitment from the White Ribbon Foundation Australia that they will maintain their support of women’s reproductive rights, or it will withdraw support and funding from ...
Inner West Council will establish an Office of Sport as part of an on-going commitment to creating a healthier community and boosting sporting clubs.
Inner West Council’s continued efforts to harmonise and improve services were recognised last week with a citation for “advancing it’s procurement performance and maturity”.
The Inner West Council ...
Ninety one Inner West community projects have received more than $350,000 in Council funding, as part of the Inner West Council 2018-19 Grant Program.
Inner West Councillors have unanimously passed a motion to adopt the new master plan for Dawn Fraser Baths and will ask the State and Federal Governments for urgent funding for a heritage restoration ...
Inner West Council has received a revised Planning Proposal for Lords Road, a site in Leichhardt and one of the last pieces of increasingly scarce industrial land in area.
Former mayors of the Inner West’s amalgamated councils have expressed their outrage after it has been revealed the NSW Government’s cost shifting strategy gouged millions of dollars from their former ...
Inner West Council is throwing its support behind a program aimed at returning Sydney Rock Oysters to Sydney Harbour, and restoring a much-needed natural filter to Sydney’s waterways.
Inner West Council has endorsed a motion to immediately approach Wests Tigers’ shareholders to discuss the potential for a Tigers Leagues Club to be established in an approved redevelopment of the for ...
Sydney’s biggest and most popular chemical and electrical waste drop-off day is on again soon.
Inner West Mayor Darcy Byrne has expressed his deep sadness over news that Balmain Leagues Club has gone into voluntary administration.
The Inner West has taken out the 2018 Keep Australia Beautiful NSW Overall Sustainable Cities Award, with a combination of projects from the Inner West Council and the Addison Road Community Centre co ...
Inner West Council has welcomed a decision by the Sydney Eastern City Planning Panel to defer approval of the Tempe Bunnings Development Application.
A great line up of events this November, from Alex Greenwich and Shirleene Robinson with their book Yes, Yes, Yes – Australia’s Journey to Marriage Equality, to a mindfulness writing workshop with Wal ...
Inner West Council’s new Blackmore Oval Wetlands and Stormwater Harvesting Scheme will deliver cleaner water to Iron Cove and supply recycled water for irrigation of Blackmore Oval, in newly completed ...
Conciliation in the Land and Environment Court has failed to resolve serious issues with flooding, traffic, parking and congestion, relating to the proposal for a new Bunnings on Parsons Street in Roz ...
Inner West Council announced its partnership with Responsible Cafes to combat the environmental waste of disposable coffee cups.
Inner West Council, in conjunction with Project Distribution and Deluxe Distribution, are proud to announce the upcoming Real Skateboards demo, to be held at Sydenham Skate Park on Friday 26 October 2 ...
Council will partner with Street Library Australia to fund the roll out of 10 new street libraries with a focus on free hosting opportunities for schools, childcare centre and preschools in the Inner ...
Inner West Council is inviting skaters to test out an interactive art installation at PILOT SK.8, a one-night pop-up at Sydenham Green skate park this Saturday, 20 October.
A new Waste App to help residents manage their waste properly, recycle correctly and informs them where to drop off tricky waste items has been launched by Inner West Council.
Inner West Council has been recognised as an outstanding host employer at the Apprentice Employment Network NSW & ACT awards held in Sydney on 12 October taking out a major award.
The Marrickville Festival will be held on Sunday, 21 October 2018, from 10am–5pm.
On Wednesday 10 October the Land and Environment Court s34 conciliation hearing for the "Bunnings proposal" for 2 to 8A Parsons Street, Rozelle was terminated.
The Inner West Council has added its voice to the call on the State Government to make renting fair and bring balance to our rental system.
Inner West Mayor Darcy Byrne has condemned the NSW Arts Minister for starving small arts-based projects in the Inner West of funds while pork-barrelling one of his pet projects.
The Inner West Council has entered into a contract to purchase power from the Moree Solar Farm. The new agreement means that approximately 25% of all Council’s energy usage will be solar powered.
Inner West Council is running a series of informational events to help senior citizens stay independent at home.
Council has entered into a new tender agreement with three contractors that has streamlined cleaning services across council facilities while delivering recurrent savings budgeted to be almost $600,00 ...
Inner West Council is supporting four Small Business Month events taking place through October.
Inner West Council will work with student leaders and school communities from across the Inner West to identify ways to help local schools to go solar.
Applications are open for Inner West Council’s local democracy groups.
The Steel Park Waterplay Park, a water playground in Marrickville South, opens for the 2018/19 season on Saturday 29 September.
Inner West Council has provided over $300,000 to 13 projects under the Stronger Communities Grant Program.
Discover The Land Before Avocado: Journeys in a lost Australia by Richard Glover, Kim Hodges shares her struggles with mental illness in Girl Over the Edge, get started with non-fiction writing with D ...
Inner West Council has renewed its commitment to eliminating single use plastics at Council events and facilities.
The GreenWay vision for the Inner West is another step closer to reality after Council placed the development application for the corridor’s central missing links on public exhibition.
Summer Hill is once again hosting the Neighbourhood Feast, an annual celebration of the area’s rich food cultures.
Today marks one year since the new Inner West Council was sworn in.
Inner West Council has welcomed a new Bill that gives councils the power to fine bike share operators that fail to properly manage abandoned bikes.
Works have begun today on Stage Two of the $2 million dollar Waterfront Drive playing field upgrade in Callan Park.
Media statement from Darcy Byrne, Mayor Inner West Council
Inner West citizens can now book Council venues for regular hire through 2019.
A new Leichhardt Park Aquatic Centre (LPAC) master plan aims to ensure its ongoing popularity through much-needed upgrades and adding new features identified through community feedback.
Inner West Council will celebrate a magnificent upgrade to Camperdown Park with a free barbecue on Saturday, 29 September from 10am.
On Thursday 13 September 2018 the Land and Environment Court held the s34 conciliation for the 'Bunnings proposal' for 2 to 8A Parsons Street, Rozelle. The applicant has lodged an appeal against the C ...
Inner West citizens are invited to help develop Inner West Council’s Library Strategy.
The new Inner West Council website is now live with a host of enhanced accessibility and easy to navigate features.
“I welcome today’s agreement between Balmain Leagues Club and developer Heworth, which will provide an immediate cash injection to keep the Club afloat.
Inner West Council elected Councillor Victor Macri (Ind) as the new Deputy Mayor at its meeting last night.
Inner West Mayor Darcy Byrne has called on Sydney Trains to lift their game and sign off on the approvals required to allow the GreenWay project to go ahead.
Inner West Council has endorsed a new master plan for historic Dawn Fraser Baths, which will improve user experience at the Baths while rehabilitating and protecting its heritage character and unique ...
Craft beer fans will be full of good cheer after a change in State Government regulations has made it easier for microbreweries to open and operate in the Inner West.
The cycling festival for all ages that is Big Bike Day will again feature free workshops and events at War Memorial Park in Lilyfield from 11am to 2pm on Sunday 23 September.
Delicious food, live entertainment, a wide range of market stalls and fun for kids – it’s all happening at this year’s Dulwich Hill Village Fair on Sunday 16 September, 10am – 4pm.
Registrations are now open for the 2018 Garage Sale Trail, one of Australia’s biggest community events.
Council has reaffirmed its support for Globe Wilkins Preschool, calling on the State Government to reconsider its decision to evict the facility from Wilkins Public School in Marrickville.
Enjoy additional speaker events this September when Tim Dunlop presents his latest work, The Future of Everything: Big audacious ideas for a better world, and find out why the year 2001 changed everyt ...
Inner West Council last night finalised and adopted the Victoria Road Precinct Development Control Plan, enabling the development application for the Rich Street Creative Precinct to proceed to assess ...
Get ready for a great line up of events this September, from architecture students with their visions for the GreenWay and Iron Cove Creek, to a special Father’s Day storytime, and Jane Mathews with h ...
Inner West Council has endorsed a draft Multicultural Policy which will ensure equity of access to Council services and decision-making, as well as developing initiatives that support and celebrate th ...
Coffee lovers can rejoice after Council last night voted to support an investigation into a pilot reusable coffee cup scheme in the Inner West.
In a bid to reduce the huge amount of food waste going into landfill, Council has voted to explore ways to expand and harmonise its food organics recycling programs across the Inner West.
EDGE, a rolling series of arts events and activations in 2019, will be launched by Council to the community in an amazing night of music, projection, paste-ups and pop up performances in the Ashfield ...
Nominations are now open for the annual Inner West Business Environment Awards.
With State Government financial support at an all-time low following yet another Budget cut, Inner West Council is calling for additional funding for public libraries.
Inner West Council has adopted the final GreenWay Master Plan: Cooks to Cove, marking a major milestone in the project.
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