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Historic Coogee Pier pylons to be transformed into public artwork

By SASHA FOOT Randwick City Council will repurpose the historic Coogee Pier pylons into public art, after safety concerns led to their removal from the beach. The twelve pylons, which were the final remnants of the 1920s Coogee Pleasure Pier, were removed by council-hired contractors in early July after rough surf conditions exposed the pillars. […]

Bike lane blind spot

By VANESSA LIM Safety concerns were raised for Randwick Council’s planned South Coogee to Kensington cycle path, which includes a blind spot that places cyclists at risk of collision with motorists. While Randwick Council’s cycle path plan – revised to save 27 trees and plant 60 new ones – is environmentally friendly, concerns remain for […]