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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. May 16, 2016

    Hurstville City Council and Kogarah City Council amalgamate to become Georges River Council

    From Thursday, 12 May 2016, Hurstville City Council and Kogarah City Council were officially proclaimed, following the decision of the Minister for Local Government, to form a new entity – Georges River Council.

  2. May 12, 2016

    Hurstville City Library Museum Gallery celebrates Library and Information Week 2016

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati announced today that Hurstville City Library Museum Gallery will celebrate Library and Information Week by hosting a series of free events from Monday, 23 May to Sunday 29 May 2016.

  3. May 10, 2016

    Hurstville Oval named ‘Ground of the Year’ for the third consecutive year

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati today announced Hurstville Oval has, once again, been recognised as Sydney’s best cricket ground in the Sydney Cricket Association’s First Grade Ground of the Year Competition.

  4. May 10, 2016

    National Reconciliation Week 2016

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati is inviting all members of the local community to attend Hurstville City Council’s annual Reconciliation Week Morning Tea on Thursday, 26 May 2016.

  5. May 04, 2016

    Tying The Knot: Wedding Stories and Beyond exhibition is coming to Hurstville Museum and Gallery

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati is inviting residents to come along to a new exhibition entitled Tying the Knot: Wedding Stories and Beyond, which will be on display at Hurstville Museum and Gallery from Saturday, 21 May 2016.

  6. May 03, 2016

    Hurstville Museum & Gallery to host Vintage Fashion Fair

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati is inviting the community to come along to the Vintage Fashion Fair to be held at Hurstville Museum & Gallery on Saturday, 14 May 2016.

  7. April 29, 2016

    Hurstville City Council reveals Draft Delivery Program 2016-20 and Operation Plan 2016-17

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati is inviting all members of the local community to view and respond to Council’s Draft Delivery Program 2016-20 and Operational Plan 2016-17

  8. April 26, 2016

    Regional Athletics Facility Feasibilty Study

  9. April 22, 2016

    Leading Australian journalist to visit Hurstville City Library for Sydney Writers' Festival

    Leading Australian journalist Greg Sheridan will visit Hurstville City Library as part of the 2016 Sydney Writers' Festival on Thursday, 19 May 2016.

  10. April 18, 2016

    Three weeks to go for 2016 Hurstville Excellence in Business Awards entries

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati is encouraging local businesses to submit their entries for the 2016 Hurstville Excellence in Business Awards, with just three weeks remaining until the close for entries.

  11. April 18, 2016

    Call for entries - Refugeez! exhibition opening at the Hurstville Museum Gallery

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati is inviting budding artists from across the St George region to contribute works for upcoming art exhibition, Refugeez! at the Hurstville Museum Gallery to commemorate Refugee Week.

  12. April 13, 2016

    The Georges River needs your help

    Volunteers are needed to help ecologists monitor the health of the Georges River.

  13. April 11, 2016

    $11 million development at Penshurst Park provides massive boost to local community and NSW cricket

    Hurstville City Council has partnered with Cricket NSW and Cricket Australia to develop Penshurst Park into a high quality sporting hub that will benefit both the local sporting community, and NSW’s elite teams.

  14. April 11, 2016

    Hurstville City Council draft Feasibility Study for proposed Regional Athletics Facility on public exhibition

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati today announced Hurstville City Council is set to undertake community consultation for a proposed Regional Athletics Facility at Riverwood Park.

  15. April 04, 2016

    Jubilee Park set to welcome a new adventure park

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati today announced Hurstville City Council will build an exciting new adventure playground at Jubilee Park, Mortdale.

  16. April 04, 2016

    Hurstville City Council Officer granted Citi Markets Scholarship

    Hurstville City Council’s Second Year Apprentice Greenkeeper, Wilson Li, was recently granted the Citi Markets Scholarship for high achieving apprentices.

  17. April 04, 2016

    2016 Hurstville City Council Mayoral Ball

    Hurstville City Council announced today that it has cancelled the 2016 Hurstville City Council Mayoral Ball which was scheduled to take place on Friday, 6 May 2016

  18. March 30, 2016

    Hurstville Museum & Gallery to welcome World War I in Pen and Brush exhibition

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati is inviting residents to come along to a new exhibition entitled World War I in Pen and Brush, which opens on Saturday, 9 April 2016.

  19. March 30, 2016

    Double Date night at Hurstville Entertainment Centre

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati is inviting local movie buffs to a free double date night on the first Wednesday of every month.

  20. March 30, 2016

    Calling stallholders for Hurstville’s Vintage Fashion Fair

    Mayor of Hurstville, Cr Vince Badalati is inviting expressions of interest from potential stall holders and food vendors as part of the Vintage Fashion Fair to be held at Hurstville Museum & Gallery on Saturday, 14 May 2016.

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