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  • A Fun Way to Learn


    Posted: Wednesday 24 May, 2017


    Launchpads have just landed at Hornsby Library!

  • New Bio-Retention Basin for Berowra Waters


    Posted: Wednesday 24 May, 2017


    Hornsby Shire Council has completed a new bio-retention basin along Berowra Waters Road.

  • Children’s Voices for Reconciliation

    Children's Voices for Reconciliation


    Posted: Tuesday 23 May, 2017


    This year’s Children’s Voices for Reconciliation Concert will be held at Hornsby Mall. Local School students along with Aboriginal Elders will share their understanding of Hornsby Shire’s rich aboriginal culture.

  • Native Plant Giveaway

    Celebrating our Bushland


    Posted: Tuesday 23 May, 2017


    Celebrate World Environment Day with Hornsby Shire’s Environmental Festival. The free festival will be held on Saturday 3 June, 11am – 2pm at Upper McKell Park, Brooklyn.

  • See the community's ideas for Hornsby Park


    Posted: Tuesday 16 May, 2017


    Hornsby Shire Council has released the initial findings of the community consultation for Hornsby Park’s redevelopment, which includes the rehabilitation of Hornsby Quarry.

  • Australia's Biggest Morning Tea

    Join us for Australia's biggest morning tea


    Posted: Tuesday 16 May, 2017


    Want to help beat Cancer and make a difference? Come to Hornsby Library on Monday 22 May to join Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea.

  • Northern Sydney councils join forces to promote pedestrian safety


    Posted: Thursday 4 May, 2017


    Eight Councils from Sydney’s northern suburbs have once again come together to raise awareness of pedestrian safety – especially the distractions of mobile phones.

  • Westside Vibe

    Feel the vibe on Hornsby's Westside


    Posted: Tuesday 2 May, 2017


    Keep your calendar clear on Friday 12 May because Westside Vibe is back at an even bigger venue promising more street, beats and eats!

  • Waitara Park big winner in operational plan


    Posted: Sunday 16 April, 2017


    Hornsby Shire Council has released for public comment its draft 2017/18 operational plan, outlining the proposed budget for the coming financial year.

  • Sections of Hornsby Mountain Trail Now Open


    Posted: Wednesday 12 April, 2017


    Hornsby Shire Council is proud to announce that Hornsby Mountain Bike Trail can once again be used.

  • Hornsby’s 5,000 Poppy Remembrance Wall


    Posted: Wednesday 12 April, 2017


    Hornsby Library will be transformed by a wall of poppies to commemorate the men and women who have served in Australia’s armed forces.

  • Hornsby's ANZAC commemoration


    Posted: Monday 10 April, 2017


    Hornsby will pause twice this month to remember the sacrifices of the men and women who have served our nation..

  • Keep going, you've almost won the award!


    Posted: Monday 10 April, 2017


    Hornsby Shire residents have done such a great job recycling their mobile phones that they now stand on the cusp of winning a Top Recycler Award.

  • Winter Grounds Preparation

    Winter is coming - so find your footy boots


    Posted: Friday 7 April, 2017


    Hornsby Shire Council’s parks staff are working even harder than usual, carrying out their annual mission to get the 88 various sporting fields ready for winter sport.

  • trolleys

    Hornsby trolleys to be locked in place


    Posted: Thursday 30 March, 2017


    Westfield and their retailers have agreed to install appropriate trolley control solutions to ensure that trolleys are maintained within the shopping centre boundary.

  • Hornsby Council remains strong - and ready to merge


    Posted: Monday 27 March, 2017


    Hornsby Shire Mayor Steve Russell has expressed disappointment at the Court of Appeal decision that has placed even more uncertainty over the future of our shire.

  • Cash for your old fridge - and a chance at a prize


    Posted: Friday 17 March, 2017


    To celebrate Earth Hour Hornsby Shire Council is offering an extra incentive to get rid of your old second fridge or upright freezer – you’ll go into the draw to win one of four Bunning Gift Cards worth $50.

  • Berowra cricket pitch

    Berowra's New Cricket Pitch Officially Opened


    Posted: Wednesday 15 March, 2017


    On Friday Hornsby Shire Mayor Steve Russell was on hand to keep the wicket at the official opening of Berowra’s new cricket pitch at Warrina Street Oval.

  • North Epping Sports Centre

    New Sport Centre for North Epping


    Posted: Monday 27 February, 2017


    Sportspeople of many persuasions were celebrating yesterday at the opening of North Epping Sport Centre, which provides much needed space for tennis, netball and soccer.

  • Heritage Near Me – Applications open for Local Heritage Grants


    Posted: Friday 24 February, 2017


    Applications are now open for two of the Heritage Near Me grants supported by the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage.