It's Local. It's 50!
Unless marked otherwise, the speed limit in Mosman is 50km/h. Areas with speed limits of 10, 40 or 60km/h are clearly marked. Keep our roads safe for everyone and drive to the conditions of the road.
Preschool open day
Parents and children are welcome at Mosman Occasional Care Centre (MOCC) for our Preschool Open Day.
Community Grants program opens
Applications are now open for Council’s 2016/2017 Community Grants Program which recognises the contribution of community-based organisations and assists them to deliver key services and activities.
Mosman kids rethink plastic
Recently Mosman Council Vacation Care students discussed plastic pollution in our environment and learned to rethink plastic by transforming discarded plastic bags into colourful sealife.
Selling or leasing with a pool?
From 29 April 2016, pool owners must obtain a Swimming Pool Certificate of Compliance, Certificate of Non-Compliance or relevant Occupation Certificate before they can sell or lease their property.
Youth Awards in Literature 2016
Mosman Youth Awards in Literature is now open for entries. Over $1,600 worth of cash prizes to be won. Entries close on Tue 31 May and the winners will be announced on Wed 31 Aug at the Library.
What's your Distraction…?
As pedestrians, we become vulnerable when stepping out from the kerb if our head space is occupied with music and mobile phones. Keep your head up and phone down to stay safe and don’t walk and text.
Get to know your neighbours this Easter
Celebrate Neighbour Day on Sunday 27 March by having a chat with the people next door, inviting new neighbours in for a cup of tea, organising a neighbourhood barbecue, or dropping in an Easter egg.
Download Mosman's events app
See all Mosman events, share events with friends and add those you want to attend to your calendar with the Mosman Events app – available to download via the Google Play and Apple App stores.
Rethink your recycling routine
Residents do a great job recycling in their kitchen, but don’t often realise what’s recyclable in their bathroom or other rooms of the house. Make a few simple changes to make a big difference.
Rapt 2015 winners announced
Congratulations to Mosman’s Christmas decorating competition winners. Prizes were awarded to businesses Aija, Buena Vista Hotel, Petite Retreat and Lululemon and two homes on Prince Albert Street.
Celebrating people with disability
Over 140 students from 5 local schools braved the heat on Thursday 26 November to take part in activities organised by Mosman Council to celebrate International Day of People with Disability.
State of the Environment Report 14-15
Mosman’s State of the Environment Scorecard 2014-15 is now available online. Some successes include a 5% decrease in Council’s electricity usage, and discovery of a new threatened fauna species.
Council opposes amalgamation
Council has submitted its response to the State Government using its 50-word statement to outline the reasons it opposes any merger and to express extreme aversion to a multi-council amalgamation.
Get to know asbestos this month
During National Asbestos Awareness Month learn about where asbestos might be found in your home, the dangers of disturbing it and how best to manage it to protect yourself and others from exposure.
Rapid transit B-Line announced
Commuters heading to and from the northern beaches via Mosman will have double-decker buses running at least every 10 minutes by late 2017 following the State Government’s announcement of the B-Line.
Nappies donated to families in need
Thank you to all residents who donated over 1,400 disposable nappies to The Nappy Collective in October to be distributed to organisations that support families in need.
Meeting backs Mosman independence
Nearly 300 residents attended a public meeting supporting Mosman’s independence ahead of the impending State Government announcement on the fate of NSW Councils.
Mosman Art Gallery receives funds
Mosman Art Gallery has welcomed $255,000 in arts funding over three years which was announced by the NSW Government on Fri 16 Oct to engage and build more audiences.
Dog poo fairy scoops another award
Mosman Council’s innovative There’s no such thing as the dog poo fairy campaign has scooped another win during the Keep NSW Beautiful Blue Star Sustainability Awards.