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02 February

  1. 18 Feb 2019

    New $10.5 million Gore Hill Park opens

    Up to 3000 people a week are expected to use the new $10.5 million Gore Hill Park sports and community facilities after it opens in March.

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  2. 5 Feb 2019

    The most liveable region of Australia – northern Sydney

    The northern Sydney region is set to become the most liveable region in Australia, with eight proactive councils joining a landmark conference to map a path to success.

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01 January

  1. 30 Jan 2019

    Willoughby Symphony Season to open with GALA

    Chief Conductor and Artistic Director, Dr Nicholas Milton AM opens the Willoughby Symphony Orchestra 2019 season with GALA, a dazzling concert celebrating the music of Vienna’s iconic opera house.

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  2. 26 Jan 2019

    Willoughby’s Citizens of the Year announced

    The Willoughby Citizen of the Year Award has been presented to Anne Iuliano for her outstanding contribution to the Willoughby community.

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  3. 21 Jan 2019

    Willoughby City Council – leading the way for a green future

    Willoughby City Council is continuing to lay the building blocks for a sustainable future by calling on the community to give feedback on its ten year sustainability action plan Our Green City Plan.

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  4. 14 Jan 2019

    Take the kids to experience the wonders of Lunar New Year festivities without leaving Sydney

    This summer, Chatswood’s Year of the Pig Festival is offering a range of sensational attractions and fun experiences for kids to enjoy.

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  5. 14 Jan 2019

    Shop your way into the Lunar New Year at the Chatswood Year of the Pig Festival

    As another Lunar New Year comes around this February, people across the world will be letting go of the old and welcoming in the new by purchasing new clothes, food, homewares and more in preparation for the New Year.

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  6. 14 Jan 2019

    Chatswood is bringing the true meaning of Lunar New Year to Sydney

    Chatswood will transform into a hub of cultural festivities with the inaugural Lunar New Year Twilight Parade. The festive parade will showcase the exciting fanfare of a traditional Chinese New Year street parade and its meaning of good fortune for the New Lunar Year ahead.

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  7. 9 Jan 2019

    Talks@Willoughby presents Jane Caro speaking about her book "Accidental Feminists"

    Jane Caro launches another exciting Talks@Willoughby program for 2019, speaking on her latest book Accidental Feminists at Chatswood Library.

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  8. 9 Jan 2019

    Talks@Willoughby presents Dr Nicola Gates speaking about her book "The Feel Good Guide to Menopause"

    Dr Nicola Gates – author of the best-selling A Brain for Life - will speak at Chatswood Library about how understanding the brain–hormone connection can help women through menopause.

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  9. 4 Jan 2019

    Have a laugh and meet new people at Willoughby Seniors Festival

    Willoughby seniors are invited to take part in the annual Seniors Festival, featuring more than 30 free or specially discounted events and activities.

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  10. 2 Jan 2019

    Mini Maestros: Musical Opposites

    Back by popular demand, the Willoughby Symphony’s Mini Maestros series returns to The Concourse these school holidays with the interactive mini-symphony concert, Musical Opposites.

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  11. 2 Jan 2019

    Celebrate Australia Day in Chatswood

    Celebrate everything that is great about Australia by joining the Mayor and Councillors of Willoughby City for a free Australia Day community event.

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