Council has a diverse range of projects, programs and issues and it is important the community is informed of changes, advances and achievements in these areas.
Council regularly releases media releases ensuring the positive achievements of the Council and important information are communicated to the Hawkesbury Community. Council has weekly notices in the Hawkesbury Courier providing important information to the Community.
For more information on news and events, please contact Council’s Public Relations Coordinator on
(02) 4560 4430 or email email@example.com.
Elf farm receives $100,000 penalty for polluting creek - Council questions Elf farm comments8 June 2017
As reported by the Environment Protection Authority (EPA), the Land and Environment Court has recently handed down a $100,000 penalty to Elf Farm Supplies Pty Ltd (Elf Farm), following successful prosecution by the EPA after Elf Farm unlawfully irrigated waste water and polluted South Creek, near Windsor, in May 2015.
Volunteers wanted for new Windsor Bushcare Group7 June 2017
Windsor residents now have the chance to form a new Bushcare Group, thanks to Bushcare volunteer John Jose, who is asking for people to join him.
The Archibald Prize wows Windsor7 June 2017
Hawkesbury residents and visitors are flocking to the Hawkesbury Regional Gallery in Windsor to see Australia’s most popular art exhibition, the 2016 Archibald Prize, which runs until Sunday, 2 July 2017.
Reaching out to our community - Hawkesbury Helping Resources7 June 2017
If you find yourself in a difficult situation, be it homelessness, needing food assistance or you just need someone to talk to, there are plenty of people ready to help. A new leaflet with useful contact phone numbers is now being distributed to help you reach them easily.
Hawkesbury Companion Animal Shelter – rehoming and temperament tests7 June 2017
Located at Mulgrave, Hawkesbury Companion Animal Shelter covers 1030 square metres with 70 kennels and a large cattery area. It services the Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Hawkesbury City Council, The Hills Shire Council, Hornsby Shire Council and Penrith City Council.
2017 Hawkesbury Sports Awards winners announced30 May 2017
The winners of the 2017 Hawkesbury Sports Awards were announced at a special Presentation Night at Lynwood Country Club on Monday, 29 May.
Hawkesbury Small Business Week23 May 2017
Hawkesbury Small Business Week will run from Monday, 5 June to Friday, 9 June 2017. As part of this, Hawkesbury City Council will host workshops to help businesses improve their skills in running a business.
Free movie – Absolute Deception22 May 2017
Absolute Deception will screen on Thursday, 8 June at 10am and again at 6pm at Hawkesbury Central Library.
Remembering Hawkesbury’s Great Flood 186722 May 2017
Would you like to know more about the catastrophic floods that took place in the Hawkesbury district 150 years ago? In the lead up to the commemorative activities on Friday, 23 June, Saturday 24 June and Sunday, 25 June, ‘Remembering the 1867 Flood’ will be the topic at the next Hawkesbury Family History meeting on Wednesday, 14 June. Hawkesbury Library’s Local History Librarian, Michelle Nichols, will look at the devastating impact that this unprecedented disaster had on the district.
Electronic signatures now being used by Council19 May 2017
When you next receive a letter from Council without a handwritten signature, please don’t worry, Council is taking the steps to move to electronic endorsement for all Council documents.
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