Media Releases

Mosman Council vows to oppose merger

11 November 2015

Mosman Council has maintained its staunchly independent stance with Council resolving last night not to provide the State Government with any preferred merger options as had been requested.

Mosman Council welcomes parliamentary report

30 October 2015

Mosman Mayor Peter Abelson has welcomed the findings of a parliamentary inquiry into Local Government which found the NSW Government has failed to make a case for forced council amalgamations and called for the withdrawal of Government claims that councils are unfit.

Strong support for independence at Mosman meeting

28 October 2015

More than 300 residents attended a meeting on Monday night supporting Mosman’s independence ahead of the impending State Government announcement on the fate of NSW councils.

Domestic violence workshop hones strategy

22 October 2015

Mosman Council will launch an action program to combat domestic violence in the lead-up to White Ribbon Day with a workshop for specialists on 3 November.

Mosman Council sold out in Fit for the Future report

20 October 2015

The IPART report has found that Mosman Council is fit financially and strategically and provides efficient services that the community wants.

Mosman council welcomes arts funding

16 October 2015

Mosman Council has welcomed the announcement of $255,000 in arts funding over the next three years to continue to engage and build new audiences.

Big response to parking limit consultation

02 October 2015

Hundreds of residents and business operators have taken the opportunity to have their say on proposed parking time limit changes in and around Mosman’s main commercial areas.

Council urges residents to help save Mosman

02 October 2015

Mosman Council has launched a new public awareness campaign to warn the community about the costs if it is forced to merge with neighbouring councils.

Mayor calls for details on 'stronger communities' ad claims

14 September 2015

Mayor of Mosman Peter Abelson has renewed his call for the State Government to produce evidence to support its advertising campaign which describes the local government system as needing to be “sorted out”.

Mosman Council rewards community groups for initiatives

02 September 2015

Twenty community groups have today been recognised and rewarded for their initiatives by Mosman Council through the presentation of community grants to support their programs and services.