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Bike paths for Bondi Junction

By Emily Contador-Kelsall Bondi Junction is set to receive new bike paths in the midst of a Sydney-wide push for motorists to take up cycling. Waverley council has entered into a contract agreement with landscape architecture and urban design office Spackman Mossop Michaels to start designing bike paths at Bondi Junction. The creation of bike […]

Gobbling up Bondi’s waste

Waverley Council has stepped out of the box in its attempt to meet ambitious environmental targets set for the end of this decade. One of the innovations of its waste management strategy is an ongoing trial of the “Bondi Gobbler” composting system, the first of its kind in Australia that turns food waste into compost […]

Waverley unveils new tenancy policy

Waverley Council has announced a draft tenancy policy that aims to provide a new consistent framework for determining rent and subsidies for not-for-profit community groups in council properties. Liberal councillor Angela Burrill said the policy will help make the processes for supporting community organisations leasing council premises more transparent to the rest of the community. […]

Waste engagement by social media

Waverley Council will use social media to implement a 10-year plan to involve the community in their Waste Engagement Strategy. Councillor Angela Burrill has coordinated the initiative and said she will collaborate with an advertising agency to raise support and community awareness. "The Community Engagement Strategy for Waste (CES for Waste) suggests that Council engage […]

Outdoor Environment Project unveiled at Bronte

Waverley Council has launched an Outdoor Environment Project for children at the Early Education Centre in Bronte. Operating since 1980, the Early Education Centre (EEC) at 42 St Thomas St in Bronte caters to children aged 2-5 years. Unveiled on Tuesday, the project will see the development of a new play space with a creek […]