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Vaucluse electorate profile

By Allison Hore The electoral district of Vaucluse is made up of Watsons Bay, Vaucluse, Rose Bay, Dover Heights, Bondi Beach, Bellevue Hill, Point Piper, Double Bay, Darling Point, most of Woollahra and some parts of Bondi. Socio-economically, the area is very well off, according to the 2016 census. The median weekly household income in […]

Centennial Park heritage singled out

BY GEORGIA FULLERTON   Sydney's Centennial Park has joined the select group of Australia’s protected landmarks after the Federal Government announced its addition to the Australian National Heritage List last Tuesday. The public parkland encompasses almost 200 hectares in the inner east of Sydney and is the 115th site to be included on the list […]

Watsons Bay hordes descend

BY GEORGIA FULLERTON   A proposal to convert part of Sydney’s South Head National Park into a commercial function and wedding centre has been met with fury from local residents.  The proposal for the centre, put forward by businessman and head of Dockside catering group, Christopher Drivas, could see a further 800 guests visit Watsons […]

Tranquility tested as locals sample taste of things to come

BY EMIKO REED It has been dubbed a “wedding factory” and local residents have said it will choke local streets on weekends. But opposition to a development on the Watsons Bay peninsula now has some fire power behind it. The director of legendary Australian film Mad Max invited Watsons Bay residents to the foreshore on […]

Food News – Gelatissimo

This summer don’t sell yourself short with two scoops and a waffle cone. At Watsons Bay Gelatissimo, you’re encouraged to sit down and dine in for the full gelateria experience.