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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. February 02, 2011

    2011 Hurstville Chinese New Year Outdoor Dinner

    Hurstville City Council, together with Mr Chao Seafood Restaurant, will host the 2011 Hurstville Chinese New Year Outdoor Dinner along MacMahon Street, Hurstville on Saturday, 26 February 2011.

  2. February 02, 2011

    New exhibition to showcase Japanese fashion culture

    Radical Japanese fashion culture will be the focus of a new display entitled ‘FRUiTS: Tokyo street style’ at Hurstville City Museum and Gallery.

  3. January 31, 2011

    Hurstville City Council welcomes in Year of Rabbit with a spectacular street festival

    Hurstville City Council kicked off a month of Chinese New Year celebrations with a vibrant street festival in Forest Road on Saturday (29 January 2011).

  4. January 24, 2011

    Sister city, Changzhou shows their support of Council's 2011 Chinese New Year Festival

    Hurstville City Council’s Sister city, Changzhou will present a special live performance at the 2011 Chinese New Year Street Festival on Saturday, 29 January 2011.

  5. January 24, 2011

    Hurstville Council to host Chinese New Year Concert

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom is inviting the community to come along to a special Chinese New Year Concert in support of children’s hospital charities at Hurstville Entertainment Centre on Saturday, 5 February 2011.

  6. January 21, 2011

    Hurstville City Council celebrates 2011 Australia Day

    Hurstville City Council hosted its annual Australia Day Awards last (20 January 2011) night.

  7. January 18, 2011

    Hurstville City Council to host Chinese New Year Film Festival

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom is inviting the community to come and enjoy movies during the Chinese New Year Film Festival from 7 February – 14 February 2011.

  8. January 17, 2011

    2011 Hurstville Chinese New Year Street Festival set to be bigger than ever

    Hurstville City Council is proud to present the 2011 Hurstville Chinese New Year Street Festival to be held along Forest Road, Hurstville on Saturday, 29 January 2011.

  9. January 17, 2011

    Hurstville City Council announces Dr Paul Brock AM as Australia Day Ambassador

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom is proud to announce that the esteemed educator, highly respected academic and accomplished author Dr Paul Brock AM is Hurstville City Council’s 2011 Australia Day Ambassador.

  10. January 13, 2011

    Hurstville City Council celebrates Australia Day 2011

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom is inviting everyone in Hurstville City to unite to celebrate what it means to be Australian on Wednesday, 26 January 2011.

  11. December 22, 2010

    Council opposes the proposed closure of Australia Post MacMahon Street branch, Hurstville

    Hurstville City Council today announced its opposition to the proposed closure of the Australia Post branch in MacMahon Street, Hurstville.

  12. December 16, 2010

    Hurstville City Council awards Hurstville Aquatic Leisure Centre expansion tender

    Hurstville City Council awarded a $4.5 million dollar tender for the expansion of the Hurstville Aquatic Leisure Centre at its council meeting last (Wednesday) night.

  13. December 13, 2010

    Author talk event: Richard Glover to visit Hurstville City Library

    Leading author, writer and broadcaster, Richard Glover, will be a special guest speaker at Hurstville City Library on Thursday, 16 December 2010.

  14. December 02, 2010

    Community Groups and Local Government Work Together toward Sustainable Practices

    Five local community groups are partnering with the Lower Georges River Sustainability Initiative through the Getting Greener! Program to encourage sustainable practices within the Lower Georges River catchment.

  15. December 02, 2010

    New display to highlight local history and cultural diversity in the St George region

    The local history and cultural diversity of the St George region will be the focus of a new display entitled ‘Spotlight on the Croatian Community’ at Hurstville City Museum and Gallery.

  16. November 26, 2010

    Council encourages residents to make pool safety a priority this summer

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom is calling on residents to check their backyard swimming pool fences and that their resuscitation signs are in good order to ensure pools remain safe this summer.

  17. November 26, 2010

    New exhibition ‘Girls Who Dare!’ celebrates 100th anniversary of Girl Guides Australia

    The great achievements of Girl Guides Hurstville Grove and Prairevale Guides will be the focus of an upcoming exhibition, Girls Who Dare! at Hurstville City Museum and Gallery.

  18. November 17, 2010

    Council’s new waste contract delivers $60 cheque to eligible ratepayers

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom today announced eligible ratepayers will soon receive a $60 cheque from the savings achieved under Hurstville City Council’s new waste contract.

  19. November 15, 2010

    Hurstville City Council set to celebrate Chinese New Year 2011

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom officially launched Hurstville City Council’s 2011 Hurstville Chinese New Year program of events today.

  20. November 09, 2010

    Georges River Health Monitoring Program Extends to the Cooks River

    The efforts of councils, community groups and students to monitor the health of the Georges River will continue through 2013, and be expanded to the Cooks River as well.

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