Georges River Council
Skip navigation

Media Releases

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

  1. January 29, 2010

    Hurstville’s junior golfers: 2009 Encourage Shield State Champions

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom has congratulated Hurstville Golf Club’s Junior Encourage Shield Team for defeating the best young players in NSW to become 2009 Encourage Shield State Champions.

  2. January 28, 2010

    Chinese New Year: Hurstville Celebrates exhibition

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom is inviting the community to discover the story behind Hurstville Chinese New Year at a new photographic exhibition at Hurstville City Museum & Gallery.

  3. January 22, 2010

    Hurstville City Council celebrates 2010 Australia Day

    Hurstville City Council hosted its annual Australia Day Awards on Thursday, 21 January 2010.

  4. January 22, 2010

    Dangerous Dreams Exhibition

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom is encouraging the community to step into the shadows and explore the mysteries of the old world carnival in a new Hurstville City Museum & Gallery exhibition.

  5. January 14, 2010

    Hurstville City Council celebrates Australia Day 2010

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom is inviting everyone in Hurstville City to unite to celebrate what it means to be Australian on Tuesday, 26 January 2010.

  6. January 14, 2010

    Joint Media Release - Local Chinese community warned about extortion scam

    Member for Oatley, the Hon Kevin Greene MP and the Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom are warning local Chinese residents to be on their guard following a number of extortion attempts over the past two months.

  7. January 08, 2010

    Hurstville City Council invites community to the movies

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom is inviting the community to come and enjoy a selection of blockbuster films during the Hurstville Chinese New Year Hong Kong Film Festival (15-26 February 2010).

  8. January 04, 2010

    Public Consultation: Draft Open Space, Recreation, Library & Community Facilities Strategy

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom today announced that Hurstville City Council is inviting the community to comment on a Draft Open Space, Recreation, Library and Community Facilities Strategy.

  9. December 21, 2009

    Council refutes 2GB on Film Festival and Christmas banners

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom has responded to claims made on Radio 2GB today (21 December) regarding the allocation of funding for the China Film Festival and Christmas decorations in 2009.

  10. December 17, 2009

    Public Consultation: Hurstville Comprehensive LEP 2011- Open Space & Waterways and Special Uses Discussion Papers

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom today announced that Hurstville City Council is inviting the local community to have a say on future planning in Hurstville by commenting on two Discussion Papers on local land use zones.

  11. December 16, 2009

    Hurstville City News

    Find out what's happening around Hurstville City in December 2009 to February 2010.

  12. December 15, 2009

    2010 Hurstville Chinese New Year holiday activities

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom is inviting local children to have fun and learn something new during Hurstville City Council’s 2010 Chinese New Year school holiday activities, from 6 January to 21 January, 2010.

  13. December 14, 2009

    Hurstville celebrates Chinese New Year 2010

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom officially launched Hurstville City Council’s 2010 Hurstville Chinese New Year program of events at Zilver Restaurant in Haymarket today.

  14. December 10, 2009

    School holiday activities @ Hurstville City Library

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom is inviting local children to join in the fun at a series of boredom-busting holiday activities at Hurstville City Library and Penshurst Branch Library this summer.

  15. December 09, 2009

    Community urged to report illegal dumping

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom today called on the community to be vigilant after a spate of illegal dumping across Hurstville City.

  16. December 07, 2009

    Join Quillis the dragon for a summer of reading

    Reluctant and enthusiastic readers alike are invited to join with Hurstville City Library’s dragon mascot Quillis over summer to experience the joy of books and go in the running for exciting prizes.

  17. December 07, 2009

    The Artist’s Palette exhibition

    Homegrown artistic talent is the subject of a new exhibition by residents of the St George region at Hurstville City Museum & Gallery.

  18. December 01, 2009

    Hurstville City Library, Museum and Gallery unveils draft strategic plan 2009-2011

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom today announced the release of Hurstville City Library, Museum and Gallery’s (LMG) draft Strategic Plan 2009-2011.

  19. December 01, 2009

    Residents invited to ‘snap’ Australian spirit and win a great prize

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Philip Sansom is encouraging residents to get snapping and capture the spirit of Hurstville in a new Australia Day Council of NSW photography competition.

  20. November 26, 2009

    Hurstville City Council bans trans fats in new food premises

    Hurstville City Council last (Wednesday) night banned the use of trans fats in all new food premises in the Hurstville local government area.

Email a friend…Close this form

* Mandatory fields