E-waste Recycling and Earth Power Tour
Thu 21 Aug 2014
See what happens to e-waste collected from Mosman Council and some of Sydney’s food waste by joining our free bus tour to MRI and Earth Power.
Thursday Kids - Then and Now – Connect to Reading Show
Thu 21 Aug 2014
Join us for this special Book Week performance of stories, song and music celebrating the theme of Connect to reading. Suitable for ages 5-12.
The Reading Hour for Pre-schoolers Storytime
Thu 21 Aug 2014
This session will be conducted by Rowena Lee former Headmaster, Sydney Grammar Preparatory School.It will begin with a presentation for parents.
Mosman Art Prize Highlights Tour + Q&A with special guest artist, Brigiat Maltese
Sun 24 Aug 2014
Hear from respected artist, Brigiat Maltese who will talk about her painting, Out of the blue.
Thursday Kids - Springy Things
Thu 28 Aug 2014
It’s all about things that spring this week as we are going to create a personalised Jack in the Box. Suitable for children aged 5-12 years old.
Drawn to Nature Bushwalk
Sat 30 Aug 2014
A guided bushwalk with artist Patrick Shirvington. Learn some techniques for drawing the Australian landscape and it’s unique flora.
READ, REVIEW & WIN
Tue 1 Jul - Sun 31 Aug 2014
All reviews go into the draw for a major prize at the end of the Program. The Program runs until the end of August.
THE AMAZING SPIT
Sun 31 Aug 2014
Ready for a day of fun and games? Grab the kids and join us on “The Amazing Spit” You will use sustainable transport to get between the different checkpoints
Monday Matters - Diabetes Awareness
Mon 1 Sep 2014
Monday Matters is a monthly program covering a different topic each month. Held on the first Monday of the month
Over 55's Fishing Workshop
Tue 2 Sep 2014
Come and try your hand at fishing… who knows you might even get HOOKED!
Technology Tuesday - History Online
Tue 2 Sep 2014
Participants will learn how the internet is driving an interest in history through collaboration.
Favel Parrett at Mosman Library
Wed 3 Sep 2014
Favel Parrett will be speaking at Mosman Library in September.
Thursday Kids - Happy Father’s Day
Thu 4 Sep 2014
It is nearly Dad’s special day. Make a very special present for your dad made with lots of love and recycled materials. Suitable for children aged 5-12 years old
Mosman-Neutral Bay Rifle Club 1915 - 2015 centenary celebrations
Sat 6 Sep - Sun 21 Sep 2014
Mosman-Neutral Bay Rifle Club 1915 – 2015 centenary celebrations: an exhibition of rare archival materials
2014 Mosman Art Prize
Sat 26 Jul - Sun 7 Sep 2014
Now in its 67th year, the Mosman Art Prize is one of the oldest and most prestigious municipally funded visual art prizes in Australia. It is an annual, acquisitive award
Write@Mosman Library- Workshop with Louise Park
Wed 10 Sep 2014
Join famous author Louise Park for a special reading and writing workshop focusing on literacy. She is the author of books such as Zack Power, Boy vs. Beast books.
Thursday Kids- Paper Plane Flying Workshop
Thu 11 Sep 2014
It’s your captain speaking; you will be learning how to make the fastest paper plane. Bring your friends and challenge each other. Certificates included.
Screening of Trashed introduced by Tim Silverwood
Thu 11 Sep 2014
See the movie Trashed an award winning documentary feature film on the problem of waste. Tim Silverwood will introduce the movie and conduct a dicussion with he audience.
E-waste Drop Off: Sunday 14 September 2014
Sun 14 Sep 2014
On Sunday14 September, Mosman Council in partnership with MRI are holding an E-waste Drop Off Event in the Council Car Park, The Crescent between the hours of 9am and 4pm.
Geraldine Doogue at Mosman Library
Mon 15 Sep 2014
Geraldine Doogue will be speaking at Mosman Library in September on her latest book, “The Climb, Conversations with Australian Women in Power”.
Vocal Rewind Youth Volunteers
Mon 28 Jul - Mon 15 Sep 2014
Do you love music? Ever wish there was more to do in Mosman?Vocal Rewind is a group of passionate young people who organise live music gigs in Mosman.
- Mosman Events
- Council Saves Dragons Blood Tree
Last week Council staff noticed a large mature Dragons Blood Tree (Dracaena draco) had fallen onto Raglan Street.
- Save the date - Out & About Concert series returns to Balmoral for Spring 2014
You are invited to come along and enjoy the stunning environment of Balmoral while relaxing on the grass and listening to some fantastic music as the Out & About Concert returns in Spring 2014.
- Annual Weed Control Program
As part of its annual weed control program Council will be undertaking broad scale spraying of selective herbicides on its Sporting Ovals and Parks and Reserves.
- Draft Regional Waste Strategy Released for Public Comment
Titled “Too Good to Waste”, the draft document is the overarching Waste Strategy for the region encompassing Mosman, Manly, Warringah and Pittwater local government areas.
- Mosman Accessibility Strategy
The Council resolved on 3 September 2013 to appoint Architecture and Access Consultants to prepare a draft Mosman Accessibility Strategy.
- Parking Survey Underway
Responses are rolling in following the launch last week of Council’s parking questionnaire.
- MDAP Meeting 20th August Change of Schedule
The Public Hearing for MDAP items scheduled for 20 August will be in two parts:
- Part 1: Commencing at 10.30am will be the Review of DA 8.2013.145.1 (155-159 Middle Head Road).
- Part 2: Commencing at 12pm will deal with all other scheduled items.
- Have Your Say on Parking in Mosman
Mosman Council is inviting residents and businesses to have their say on local parking needs, focusing on the streets in and around Spit Junction and Mosman Junction.
- Foreshore Parking Stickers Renewal Period Extended
If you are a Mosman property owner and received a complementary sticker for 2013/14, your complimentary Foreshore Parking sticker for 2014/15 was mailed to your Mosman residential address in late June 2014.
- Court Decision on Dan Murphy's Appeal
The Land and Environment Court has dismissed the appeal to use the ground floor of 710 Military Road for a Dan Murphy’s liquor premises.
- Exhibition: Proposed Aged Care Facility at Middle Head
Sydney Harbour Federation Trust has placed a new proposal on public exhibition. Comments are invited by 3 August 2014.
- Development Application Submission Requirements
From 1 July 2014 Council will require 4 copies of plans and documents to be lodged with Development Applications, Modification Applications and Review of Determination Applications.
- Planning Spit Junction
In 2012, the then council commissioned consultants to produce a Spit Junction Master Plan, assisted by a grant of $225,000 from the Department of Planning. The consultants’ Plan was finalised in 2013.