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Dog lovers call for off-leash ban to be scrapped

By ALLISON HORE Dog owners in the Inner West are calling for areas of Callan Park to be set officially aside for off-leash dogs when the detailed designs are put together for the precinct. Officially, dogs are only allowed on-leash across Callan park’s 60-hectares of green space.  Owners are allowed to let their dogs off-leash […]

Skateboard issue hots up

By Andrew Woodhouse The epic saga over Woollahra Council’s proposed skateboard structure in Rushcutters Bay Park continues. The Council’s original decision to refuse it at a full council meeting in 2017 – 14 votes to 1 – was applauded. But after the September 2018 local council elections, council changed its political complexion. This $1.2 million, […]

Monitoring an airy issue

BY: GABRIELA SZYMANOWSKA Rozelle’s only permanent air quality monitoring station has been closed down for almost two months due to trees growing too close to the station. The Rozelle air quality monitoring station was closed on February 14 for four to six weeks for upgrades, yet it is still closed mid-April. “This is necessary to […]