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New COVID-19 alerts for Sydney’s East and Inner West

By ALLISON HORE Residents in the Inner West are being asked to stay alert after a positive COVID-19 test was returned for a woman in her 70s who resides in the area.  The woman had visited the Belle cafe in Vaucluse at the same time as a limousine driver who transported international aircrew. He tested […]

Mackenzies Bay pooch prohibition

By ALLISON HORE The Waverley council will investigate options for a new location for dogs to play in the water to address the shortage of off-leash dog friendly spots around Bondi.  This comes after the council’s Strategic Planning and Development Committee voted to maintain the prohibition on dogs at Mackenzies Bay, a rocky inlet just […]

Pedestrian upgrades along historic tram cutting

By ALLISON HORE Upgrades have been proposed to improve pedestrian safety along a historic tram cutting which makes up part of the popular Bondi to Bronte coastal walk. Waverley Council are finalising plans to replace the temporary walkway along a 500 meter stretch of the Cutting where pedestrians would typically have to walk out on […]

“Bondi”owned by American firm

BY MEL SOMERVILLE A local Bondi business has been involved in a dispute with a United States clothing giant, prompting Waverley Mayor Sally Betts to step in. Cosmetic and home products business Bondi Wash is fighting over a trademark of the word ‘Bondi’ with US clothing giant Abercrombie & Fitch. The US retailer (which does […]

Bondi sleeps out

BY MEL SOMERVILLE 180 people from the real estate industry camped on Bondi Beach on Monday night, taking part in the Real Estate Sleep Out to fundraise for homeless young people. By the time they put their heads down on the pillow, the group had raised $250,000.00, with celebrity Auctioneer Damien Cooley from Cooley Auctions […]