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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Emergency Preparedness Week25 August 2020
Emergency Preparedness Week is 31 August to 6 September 2020 and Hawkesbury City Council is encouraging the Hawkesbury community to get prepared!
Volunteers sought for animal rescue videos Expressions of Interest25 August 2020
Hawkesbury City Council is calling for participants for a series of short videos as part of an education project that is the concept of the Hawkesbury Nepean Animal Ready Community Working Group.
Act now on the Liveability Project – survey closes 3124 August 2020
It was great to see interested locals completing the surveys at the recent weekend pop-up consultations at the town centres of South Windsor, Richmond and Windsor as part of the Liveability Project.
Hawkesbury Library Service launches Indyreads24 August 2020
A new partnership with the State Library of NSW provides Hawkesbury residents with access to thousands of new Australian and international eBooks with the launch of an innovative new platform, Indyreads.
Stop the demolition of the old Windsor Bridge24 August 2020
The Mayor of Hawkesbury, Councillor Barry Calvert, is calling upon Robyn Preston, the Member for the state seat of Hawkesbury, to immediately stop the demolition of the old Windsor Bridge and conduct a proper public consultation about the bridge’s future. Mayor Calvert believes that if a proper consultation was held, at least 80% of Hawkesbury residents would vote to save the old bridge.
Know your flood risk in the Hawkesbury-Nepean Valley19 August 2020
The NSW State Emergency Service (NSW SES) has launched phase two of the ‘Floods. The Risk is Real.’ campaign for the Hawkesbury-Nepean Valley.
Free energy advice for Hawkesbury businesses17 August 2020
The Business Energy Advice Program (beap) is helping Hawkesbury businesses to access free, independent, and tailored support that is aimed at saving money and reducing emissions.
Calling for participants in Bushfire Research14 August 2020
The Bushfire and Natural Hazards Cooperative Research Centre and the University of Wollongong are commencing bushfire research in the Hawkesbury and are inviting Hawkesbury community members to participate by sharing their stories.
Hawkesbury Community Nursery open on Wednesdays and 1st Saturday of the month14 August 2020
Hawkesbury Community Nursery is now open to the public on Wednesdays from 9am to 1pm or by appointment and on the 1st Saturday of the month from 9am to midday (excluding December and January) under COVID-Safe guidelines.
Lower Portland Ferry - changes to operating hours13 August 2020
Hawkesbury City Council and The Hills Shire Council have recently negotiated a new contract for the operation of the Lower Portland Ferry.
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