16th September 2010

Community Information

Change to Traffic Flow - Suffolk Street, Windsor

One-Way from George Street towards Macquarie Street.

From Monday 20 September 2010

In an attempt to maintain efficient bus services along George Street, Windsor, the traffic flow in Suffolk Street, Windsor, will be changing from two-way to one-way from George Street towards Macquarie Street from Monday 20 September 2010.

Motorists will be unable to undertake the following manoeuvres:

  • Turn right from Macquarie Street to Suffolk Street
  • Turn Left from Macquarie Street to Suffolk Street
  • Turn right from O’Brien Lane to Suffolk Street


Notice is given that Governor Phillip Reserve and boat ramp will be closed to the general public on Saturday 18 September 2010 and Sunday 19 September 2010, as exclusive use has been granted to Upper Hawkesbury Power Boat Club for the 2010 Windsor Spectacular.

Richmond Swimming Centre Open for School Holidays

Richmond Swimming Centre will be open for the 2010/2011 Summer Season in time for the school holidays on 25 September 2010. School holiday opening hours will be 10am – 6pm Sunday to Friday and 8am – 6pm on Saturdays. The Centre will be hosting Learn to Swim lessons, birthday parties, squad sessions and Swim Club nights between October and March. Other opportunities include private bookings, Christmas parties and presentations for sporting clubs and community groups. For information on any of these programs or seasonal opening hours, please contact the Swimming Centre on 4578 1349.

Consulting the Community

Exhibition of Hawkesbury City Council''s (Draft) “Statement of Business Ethics”

At its Ordinary Meeting held on 31 August 2010 Council resolved to place the (Draft)”Statement of Business Ethics” on public exhibition. The Statement outlines Council’s obligations and commitments in conducting its business and its expectations and requirements for those seeking to enter into a business relationship with Council. The Statement has been developed to assist those dealing with Council to know and understand the ethical standards that the community expects from all Council officials (Councillors and staff).

A copy of the draft statement is available by either contacting Joseph Litwin, Executive Manager – Community Partnerships, or online at www.hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au.

Submissions - Written submissions are invited from any person in relation to the proposed “Statement of Business Ethics”.

Submissions should be lodged by close of business Friday 15 October 2010 and should be addressed to:

General Manager
Hawkesbury City Council
PO Box 146

- Joseph Litwin, Executive Manager – Community Partnerships, 02 4560 4428
Contact details - Hawkesbury City Council, 02 4560 4444 (ph), 02 4560 4400 (fax), council@hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au

Council Meetings

Tuesday 14 Ordinary 6.30pm
Tuesday 21 Extra-Ordinary 6.30pm
Election of Mayor, Deputy Mayor etc
Tuesday 28 Ordinary 6.30pm

Development Applications Recently Determined

Notice under Section 101 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act, 1979, the following Development Consents were determined by Council.

>>> view applications

The development consents are available for public inspection, without charge, at Council Offices. Office hours are 8.30am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday.

Development Proposal

Lot 111 DP 1069071, 21A Bull Ridge Road EAST KURRAJONG NSW 2758

Lot 4 DP 556534, 940 Putty Road, EAST KURRAJONG NSW 2758

Notice is given pursuant to Section 79(1)(d) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act, 1979, that Hawkesbury City Council is in receipt of an Designated Development Application for the continued operation of existing sandstone quarry and sandstone sawing plant at Lot 111 DP 1069071, 21A Bullridge Road, East Kurrajong and Lot 4 DP 556534, 940 Putty Road, East Kurrajong.

The applicant is Damian Charles Milgate. Hawkesbury City Council is the consent authority. The application is to be determined by Sydney West Region Planning Panel.

The proposed development is defined as designated development under Section 77A of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979.

The development application and supporting information, including an environmental impact statement, may be inspected during ordinary office hours from Friday 3 September 2010 to Monday 4 October 2010 at:

Department of Planning
Information Centre, 23-33 Bridge Street, SYDNEY, NSW 2000
Sydney Region West, Level 3, 3 Marist Place, PARRAMATTA NSW 2150

Hawkesbury City Council
Council Offices, 366 George Street, WINDSOR NSW 2756

During the public exhibition period (3/09/2010 to 4/10/2010) any person may make a submission in writing to Hawkesbury City Council in relation to the development application. Submissions will be provided to the Sydney West Region Planning Panel and may be viewed by other persons with an interest in the application. Where a submission by way of objection is made, the grounds for objection are to be specified in the submission.

Under Section 147(5) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act, any person who makes a submission to Council is required to disclose any Political Donation or Gift. Any submission made is to be accompanied by a Political Donation and Gift Disclosure Statement. This statement is available from Hawkesbury City Council.

Please note that confidentiality is not available to objectors. The details of any submissions may be included in a Council report or forwarded to the applicant where it may help to resolve design or operational problems. Information (including copies of submissions) may also be released in accordance with Council Policy for Access to Information.

An objector who is dissatisfied with the determination of a consent authority to grant consent to a development application for designated development (including designated development that is integrated development) either unconditionally or subject to conditions may, within 28 days after the date on which notice of the determination was given in accordance with the regulations, and in accordance with rules of court, appeal to the Court in accordance with Section 98 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act, 1979 unless the proposed development is development about which the Planning Assessment Commission has conducted a review. Should the Planning Assessment Commission conduct a review of the application, the Minister’s determination of the application is final and not subject to appeal.

If you have any concerns about the proposal, it is suggested that you speak with the assessing officer so that all aspects may be fully discussed. Written submissions are to quote reference number DA0538/10. For enquiries please contact Colleen Haron at Hawkesbury City Council on (02) 4560 4564.

Hawkesbury Regional Gallery

Form + Woollahra small sculpture prize
3 September – 17 October
A Hawkesbury Regional gallery Exhibition

Hawkesbury Regional Gallery
Deerubbin Centre (1st Floor)
300 George Street WINDSOR
Monday - Friday 10am - 4pm Weekends 10am - 3pm. Closed Tuesdays and public holidays.
Free entry

Positions Vacant

~ Senior Building Surveyor - CP006BU


- Tender No 00511 - Provision of Repainting Various Sites 2010/11

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