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For further information contact Council's Public Relations and Events Manager Anthea Gregory-Desmond on (02) 9330 6008 or 0433 051 388.

  1. August 27, 2010

    Community Strategic Plan presents opportunity for residents to have their say

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom today announced that Hurstville City Council is embarking on comprehensive community engagement process to assist in the development of its Community Strategic Plan (CSP) 2021.

  2. August 26, 2010

    Nominate your unsung hero today: 2011 Australia Day awards

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom is inviting the Hurstville City community to nominate its unsung local heroes for three prestigious 2011 Australia Day awards.

  3. August 13, 2010

    Come and explore the geological history of Evatt Park

    Come and explore the geological history of Evatt Park, Lugarno during a special biodiversity walk on 2 September 2010.

  4. August 11, 2010

    Hurstville City Council becomes a ‘Good Sport’

    Hurstville City Council has joined forces with the Australian Drug Foundation to launch the innovative ‘Good Sports’ Program in the Hurstville local government area.

  5. August 11, 2010

    Hurstville City Council supports Livable Housing Design guidelines

    Hurstville City Council is supporting a new initiative to promote good design in all new residential development in the Hurstville local government area.

  6. August 10, 2010

    Hurstville City Council to host Full Moon Film Festival

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom is inviting the community to come and enjoy free movies during the Full Moon Film Festival from 20 September – 4 October 2010.

  7. August 06, 2010

    Hurstville Council City’s Red Tape Reduction Taskforce helps deliver financial and environmental savings

    Hurstville City Council has made significant financial and environmental savings since the introduction of its Red Tape Reduction Taskforce in May 2010.

  8. August 02, 2010

    Leviathan: Adapted and directed by Stefo Nantsou (Based on the book Leviathan – The Unauthorized Biography of Sydney by John Birmingham)

    Sydney Theatre Company, together with Hurstville and Liverpool City Councils, is delighted to announce a partnership that will bring a new Australian production to Sydney’s stages. Leviathan bridges the artistic worlds of the inner city and the south west, and plunges itself into our seadwelling city’s colourful history.

  9. July 26, 2010

    Hurstville City Council officers awarded for their work

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom today congratulated two Hurstville City Council officers who were recently recognised at the Southern Sydney Training Awards night held at Club Central, Hurstville.

  10. July 26, 2010

    Author talk event: Harry Dillon to visit Hurstville City Library

    Leading Academic and former journalist and broadcast producer, Harry Dillon will be a special guest speaker at Hurstville City Library on Thursday, 12 August 2010.

  11. July 22, 2010

    Bonsai exhibition at Hurstville City Library

    A special bonsai exhibition and demonstration will be held at Hurstville City Library on Saturday, 7 August 2010.

  12. July 20, 2010

    Encounters with Animals exhibition

    Come and experience the wonders of the animal world at a new Hurstville Museum and Gallery exhibition, Encounters with Animals.

  13. July 14, 2010

    Get growing for the future on National Tree Day 2010

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom is calling on individuals, community groups and schools to ‘dig deep’ and plant trees as part of National Tree Day on Sunday, 1 August 2010.

  14. July 07, 2010

    Making a Difference: Lions, Lioness, Leos exhibition

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom is inviting the community to celebrate the outstanding and often unsung community work that Lions’ Clubs throughout the world carry out on a daily basis at a new Hurstville City Museum & Gallery exhibition.

  15. June 29, 2010

    New bus/rail interchange and pedestrian access link underway

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom today handed over the keys to the contractor, Builtform Constructions Pty Ltd, to commence work on the new bus/rail interchange and pedestrian access link.

  16. June 29, 2010

    Council to host Chemical Clean Out weekend

    Are you wondering what to do with the unwanted, out-of-date or disused household chemicals stored in the kitchen, laundry, or garden shed?

  17. June 25, 2010

    Hurstville City Council to mark NAIDOC Week 2010

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom today announced that Hurstville City Council will host a week of events in recognition of 2010 NAIDOC Week.

  18. June 25, 2010

    Commonground exhibition

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom is inviting the community to experience the connection between Aboriginal art, life history, family and womanhood at a new Hurstville City Museum & Gallery exhibition.

  19. June 22, 2010

    Author talk at Hurstville City Library, Museum & Gallery

    International bestselling author, Alison Pearson will be a special guest speaker at Hurstville City Library on Thursday, 8 July 2010.

  20. June 21, 2010

    Hurstville City Council to mark 2010 Refugee Week

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom today announced that Hurstville City Council will host a special celebration in recognition of 2010 Refugee Week on Saturday, 26 June 2010.

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