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Residents encouraged to make a submission to bus inquiry

Randwick City residents are being encouraged to share their experiences about local bus services as part of a NSW Government Inquiry into the privatisation of bus services. To make a submission, visit the parliament.nsw.gov.au website. In October 2019, the NSW Government announced the planned privatisation of Sydney’s remaining public bus routes including in the eastern suburbs. In December 2021, significant changes were made to bus services in the eastern suburbs with 25 bus routes removed and 23 bus routes modified. The NSW Upper House has established an inquiry into the privatisation of bus services. Randwick Council has resolved on a number of…

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Business & Career, Inspiration

Covid heroes honoured at Coogee

Street banners honouring some of the pandemic’s unsung heroes including supermarket and outdoor workers are flying high in Coogee. The banners feature brightly coloured original artworks titled ‘The Fabric of Society’ created by local artist Sandra Cipriotti and are funded as part of Randwick City Council’s Community Creative Investment Program. Also featured on the banners are images depicting other COVID related occupations such as doctors, nurses, paramedics, police, health care workers, cleaners and the humble council worker. Mayor Dylan Parker said the artworks mark the tremendous efforts of all those who have worked throughout the COVID pandemic. “These banners are…

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A Tale of Two Women: How These Women Got Their Start in a Sydney Family Law Firm

Established in 1988, Michael Conley Lawyers has spent the last 30 years helping Sydney families to resolve family and estate law disputes. As the very first legal firm in Sydney to focus on divorce and family law, Michael Conley and his team are expert family law and estate solicitors, providing much needed support and understanding to families during the most stressful times of their lives.  We spoke to two impactful women who are part of the firm. This is their story.  Meet Louisa Having worked with Michael Conley Lawyers since 2011, Louisa has spent the entirety of her law career…

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Business & Career, Inspiration

Women’s Art Prize

International Women’s Day is a global day celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future. The United Nations theme for International Women’s Day 2022 is: ‘Break the Bias’. Each year, Randwick City Council hosts an art exhibition in honour of International Women’s Day. The competition is open to female artists who live, work or study in Randwick City. This competition encourages women to showcase their creative talents, recognising the important contribution women make to families, workplaces and communities. Council’s International Women’s Day Art Prize provides a unique platform for local women to celebrate their creative…

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