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Paper bag trial for local businesses

Mosman business operators have seen first-hand the devastating impact of plastics on wildlife and the environment during the launch of a campaign by Mosman Council to switch businesses to paper bags.

Community groups forum

Mosman forum connects community

A ground-breaking forum for local community groups run jointly by the Rotary Club of Mosman Inc. and Mosman Council has helped organisations to work more closely with each other.

Ratepayers respond to Council's call

More than 650 residents and ratepayers have already voiced their opinion on four options currently being exhibited by Mosman Council in response to the NSW Government’s “Fit for the Future” program.

Residents meet on Mosman's future

Mosman residents have turned out to discuss Mosman Council’s continued independence and three possible merger options in response to the NSW Government’s “Fit for the Future” program.

Memory Park Tree Removal

Memory Park trees to be replaced

Two mature fig trees in Memory Park will be replaced after an extensive inspection by Council’s Tree Management Officer found them to be beyond management strategies.

There's no such thing as the dog poo fairy

No such thing as the dog poo fairy

The year-long “there’s no such thing as the dog poo fairy” education campaign targets responsible pet ownership among local residents. Council is keen to hear from you.

A Message from the Mayor

Rates plan to boost works, sustainability

Following extensive community consultation that resulted in 900 submissions, Council is proposing a special rate variation in 2015-16 to boost infrastructure works and financial sustainability.

A Message from the Mayor

A Special Vote of Thanks

At a Christmas Reception held on Monday 8 December, Mayor Peter Abelson thanked the many individuals and organisations who have made such a valuable contribution to the Mosman community.

International Day of People with Disability

Day of People with disability celebrated

Students from local schools learned more about what it would be like to live with a disability marking International Day of People with Disability.


Changes to 10/50 Laws

Mosman property owners are being urged to check that any works they are planning comply with the revised 10/50 vegetation clearing laws.

2013-2014 Annual Report

Annual Report for 2013-14

Council has published its Annual Report for 2013-14 detailing Council’s achievements against objectives and performance targets set out in its Community Strategic Plan (MOSPLAN).

State of the environment 2013-2014

State of the Environment Scorecard for 2013-14

Mosman’s State of the Environment (SOE) Report Scorecard for 2013-14 is now available.

Remembrance Day 2014

Mosman marks Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day has been commemorated at Mosman War Memorial with local residents and workers observing a minute’s silence on the 11th hour in memory of those who died or suffered in wars and armed conflicts.

PIa Awards Ceremony

Mosman planners honoured

Mosman Council’s urban planning team has been commended for its work at the Planning Institute of Australia’s (PIA) annual gala ceremony. The PIA’s highest honour for planning excellence, the President’s Award, has been conferred on SHOROC.

Shaping Mosman's Future

‘Shaping Mosman’s Future’ - Views Sought on Rating Options

Council is currently seeking community views on three rating options for Mosman’s future.
Bay Street

Mosman Design Awards Nominations Now Open

Nominations now open for the 2015 Mosman Design Awards. The awards recognise and celebrate outstanding contributions to the built environment and provides architects, builders and owners an opportunity to exhibit their achievements within Mosman.

mosman wharf

Mosman Bay Wharf Reopening

The new Mosman Bay Wharf will open to ferry customers on Wednesday, 8 October 2014.


Welcome to our New Website!

The site has been redesigned to make it much easier for you to locate information, and it can be viewed on tablets and mobile devices as well as PCs.

A Message from the Mayor

Is this the end of Mosman?

At the NSW Local Government Association conference on 2 October, 2013, Mr. Don Page, the then Minister for Local Government, declared twice clearly and loudly to the assembled 600 delegates that the Government does not, and will not, support forced amalgamations.

Mosman Rider

Rider Summer Schedule

The Mosman Rider will begin the summer schedule on 1 October 2014. The Summer schedule is 9am – 1pm and 2pm – 6pm, 7 days a week.