Media Releases

Council doubles heritage conservation fund

15 May 2019

Mosman Council has voted unanimously to double Mosman’s Heritage Fund and increase grant amounts by at least 50%. Council will double the Fund from $30,000 to $60,000, and increase available grant amounts from $1,000 – $3,000, to $1,500 – $5,000.

2019 Mosman Youth Art Prize Winners

13 May 2019

One of the most coveted and longest running art awards for young people aged 12-21, more than 300 submissions were received from across NSW and interstate, with 208 works selected for exhibition and 20 prizes awarded to talented young artists.

Outcome of Bathers’ Pavilion tender announced

13 May 2019

Mosman Council has announced the successful applicant of the public tender for the next lease of the Balmoral Bathers’ Pavilion is incumbent Serge Dansereau.

Winners Announced for Mosman Design Awards 2019

30 April 2019

Some of Australia’s leading architects gathered at the Mosman Art Gallery last night for the presentation of the Mosman Design Awards 2019. At the ceremony attended by Mosman Mayor Carolyn Corrigan, Councillors, industry guests and home owners, five awards were presented to four properties from a field of 18 nominations.

Mosman Council and Y Vote call on Mosman’s youth for civic leadership

22 April 2019

Mosman Youth Service volunteer groups just celebrated National Youth Week, hosting a carnival-style event called Raise the Youth where they shared their campaigns in environmental sustainability, nutrition, community gardening and music event management.

Network brings together domestic violence service providers to tackle abuse

11 April 2019

An interagency network is improving the approach by services in the lower north shore to the complex issues of domestic and family violence.

Council Launches Hub for Young Entrepreneurs

04 March 2019

Mosman Council has launched a new service for young people aged 17-25 years called The Young Entrepreneurs’ Hub. The initiative is in response to findings from a recent survey of young people who live or work in Mosman, which found that education and employment are high priorities for them and they want more support in these areas.

Mosman Council launches multi-year project to improve road safety around local schools

15 February 2019

Mosman Council has launched an innovative new project to improve pedestrian safety around local schools. Developed in conjunction with NSW police, it will target every school in the area over a three-year period, and involve Council rangers and police working together in a comprehensive education campaign followed by intensive periods of enforcement for both speeding and parking offences.

Leading authors share their stories at Mosman Library

12 February 2019

The author speaking program at Mosman’s Barry O’Keefe Library is off to a stellar start for 2019, and offers residents the opportunity to learn more about a variety of bestselling books from some of Australia’s leading authors.

Mosman celebrates Seniors Festival 2019

11 February 2019

Mosman Council is celebrating seniors as part of the 2019 NSW Seniors Festival in February with a program that offers something for everyone, and promises to keep senior residents busy, entertained and spoiled for choice.