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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. January 14, 2016

    Residents encouraged to catch a free shuttle bus

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati is encouraging residents to leave their cars at home and catch a free shuttle bus to and from the Australia Day Festival at Oatley Park, Oatley on 26 January 2016.

  2. January 14, 2016

    Hurstville Oval to host Big Bash League game

    In association with the Sydney Sixers, Hurstville Oval will host a game as part of the Women’s Big Bash League on Sunday, 17 January 2016.

  3. December 16, 2015

    Georges River Ecological Health Monitoring Program releases Catchment Report Card for 2014-15

    A Report Card on the ecosystem health of the Georges River for 2014-15 has been released. The Report Card provides a ‘snapshot’ of the ecological health of the Georges River catchment with grades given to both subcatchments and individual sites.

  4. December 13, 2015

    Proposed Council Amalgamation Update

    Proposed Council Amalgamation Update

  5. December 11, 2015

    Australia Day Festival Logo Competition Winner Announced

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati today announced the winner of 2016 Hurstville City Council Australia Day Festival logo competition.

  6. December 03, 2015

    Permanent exhibition set to showcase St George history

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati is inviting members of the community to come along to Hurstville Museum and Gallery’s re-designed exhibition entitled St George Stories: People – Places – Community, which opens on Sunday, 6 December 2015.

  7. December 02, 2015

    Hurstville City News Latest Edition Out Now

  8. November 25, 2015

    Proposed St George Community Recycling Centre – have your say

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati is inviting the community to have their say about Hurstville City Council’s new St George Community Recycling Centre located in Mortdale.

  9. November 23, 2015

    Hurstville City Council set to celebrate Year of the Monkey

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati, along with Deputy Mayor, Cr Dominic Sin and joint Chairs of the Lunar New Year Committee, Cr Nancy Liu and Cr Christina Wu officially launched Hurstville City Council’s 2016 Lunar New Year program of events on 23 November 2015.

  10. November 17, 2015

    International Volunteers’ Day: local citizens awarded

    Hurstville City Council hosted its annual International Volunteers’ Day civic reception last night (12 November 2015).

  11. November 13, 2015

    November is National Asbestos Awareness Month

    Hurstville City Council is supporting National Asbestos Awareness this month by encouraging do-it yourself home renovators to learn how to safely manage asbestos-containing materials in and around homes.

  12. November 12, 2015

    Hurstville City Council’s Fit for the Future Update

    Hurstville City Council resolved last night at its extraordinary Council meeting (11 November 2015), that Council’s preferred merger partners in order are: first option; Kogarah City Council, second; Canterbury City Council and third; Rockdale City Council.

  13. November 10, 2015

    New portrait exhibition at Hurstville Museum & Gallery

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati is inviting members of the community to come along to Hurstville Museum & Gallery’s newest exhibition The Portrait – Let’s Face It which opens on Sunday, 29 November 2015.

  14. November 10, 2015

    Free Special Additional Garbage Bin Service for eligible residents

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati today announced that Hurstville City Council will introduce a free special additional weekly garbage bin service for waste collection for people in the Hurstville local government area with four or more dependent children and residents with a medical condition.

  15. November 06, 2015

    Household Chemical Cleanout Weekend

    Hurstville City Council is hosting a Chemical Clean Out weekend on Saturday, 21 November and Sunday, 22 November 2015 to give the community the opportunity to safely dispose of unwanted, out-of-date or unused household chemicals.

  16. November 04, 2015

    International Games Day brings community together to read, learn and play

    Hurstville City Library, Museum & Gallery (LMG) will join over a thousand libraries around the world to showcase gaming programs and services as part of International Games Day @ Your Library, on Saturday, 21 November 2015.

  17. November 02, 2015

    2016 Australia Day Festival returns to Hurstville

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati today announced Hurstville City Council will host its annual free Australia Day Festival at Oatley Park on Tuesday, 26 January 2016.

  18. October 29, 2015

    Hurstville City Library to hold Annual Book Sale

    Hurstville City Library will hold their annual book sale on Thursday, 12 November and Friday, 13 November 2015.

  19. October 28, 2015

    Riverkeeper Program delivers significant rubbish collection and bush regeneration results across the Georges River catchment

    The Georges River Combined Councils’ Committee Inc. (GRCCC) Riverkeeper Program Report Card for 2014-15 has now been released.

  20. October 26, 2015

    Turn green waste into mulch this summer

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati is encouraging residents to turn their green waste into mulch as part of Hurstville City Council’s new free Garden Organics Drop Off initiative.

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