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Inspiration

Bronte Beach Clean-Up

Join the local community for a morning of community, conservation, and coastal care at Bronte Beach! Whether you’re a seasoned environmental enthusiast or just looking to dip your toes into eco-friendly activism, this event promises a fulfilling experience for all. What’s in Store: Beach Clean-Up: Roll up your sleeves and make a tangible difference by participating in our beach clean-up effort. Together, we’ll comb the sands, collect litter, and preserve the pristine beauty of Bronte Beach. Social Connection: Connect with fellow nature lovers, exchange stories, and forge new friendships. It’s not just about cleaning up; it’s about building a community…

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Eastern Suburbs Mums Halloween 2023 Guide

We’ve done a round up of the spookily great streets to celebrate Halloween 2023 style in the Eastern Suburbs. Even though Halloween officially falls on a Tuesday 31 st October there are loads of local events if you can’t do anything to celebrate it on a school night! We also encourage that children are supervised when out in the street, respect neighbourhoods in terms of noise and have fun but be good locals! Our other tip is be a good neighbour and purchase some bags of lollies if you are walking out with the kids, this is to help replenish…

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Events

Bronte House Open Day

Visit the beautiful gardens at the Bronte House Garden Open Day! Waverley Council and the Bronte House residents welcome you to have a look around the beautiful gardens of this historic house. No booking required. Walk-ins only. For more information, please call Council’s Outdoor and Flagship Events team on 9083 8416. Bronte House Bronte House’s story begins in 1836 when William Mortimer Lewis, Colonial Architect, bought 42 acres of land at ‘Nelson Bay’ (the name given to the bay at Bronte Beach). He began building a house but when an economic depression hit in 1843, was forced to sell the…

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Guided Bird Walk – Bronte

To celebrate National Bird Week this Guided Bird Walk is FREE.  Join a small group on a 90 minute guided walk in Bronte to enjoy a morning of bird watching. Please stay afterwards, if you can, to enjoy a coffee together at one of the local cafés! Guided Bird Walk includes: Guidance on how to identify local bird species by sight and sound Practice spotting birds and using binoculars Binoculars will be provided for the walk You will get a local bird list to take home All experience levels welcome! Places are limited so booking is essential. WHAT TO BRING Water bottle…

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Parks & Playgrounds

A new chapter in the Bronte Surf Life Saving Club and Community Facilities upgrade project

Waverley Council is advising the community that the updated development application (DA) for the Bronte Surf Club and Community Facilities upgrade project has been formally submitted. The DA is now live to view on Council’s DA Tracker using reference number DA-455/2022 and will be assessed by the Sydney Eastern City Planning Panel [the approval authority]. Warren and Mahoney Architects completed the updated design for the proposed upgrade which responds to feedback from the approval authority and the Design Excellence Advisory Panel*. WAM designed the new Mona Vale Surf Life Saving Club and Beach Amenities and has experience in high-profile community…

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Events, Inspiration

Bronte Gully Restoration Walk

Immerse yourself in the wonders of Bronte Gully as we explore its thriving ecosystem and witness the positive impact of restoration. Traverse enchanting walking trails enveloped by lush vegetation, where native flora and fauna are reclaiming their rightful place. Our knowledgeable guides, Sam McGuinness and Sue Stevens of Waverley’s Environmental Sustainability Team, will lead you through this living classroom, unveiling the fascinating stories of environmental resilience in this urban oasis. This is a free event. Numbers are limited and bookings are essential. Waverley Council acknowledges the Bidjigal, Birrabirragal and Gadigal people, who traditionally occupied the Sydney Coast, and we pay…

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Bronte House Garden Open Day

Bronte House Garden Open Day Date: 12 & 18 march 2023 Time: 10am – 2pm Location: 470 Bronte Road, Bronte Website: www.waverly.nsw.gov.au Details Visit the beautiful gardens at the Bronte House Garden Open Day! Waverley Council and the Bronte House residents welcome you to have a look around the beautiful gardens of this historic house. No booking required. Walk-ins only. For more information, please call Council’s Outdoor and Flagship Events team on 9083 8416. Bronte House Bronte House’s story begins in 1836 when William Mortimer Lewis, Colonial Architect, bought 42 acres of land at ‘Nelson Bay’ (the name given to the bay at…

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Summerama 2023

Looking for some summer magic? Bring your friends and family and join Summerama for a fun day of free activities and live music. From Treasure Hunts to Clothes Swaps and learning how to help the ocean. Get ready for a Summerama like no other! From free activities, live musicp, photography competitions and creative workshops through to treasure hunts, nature walks and beach clean ups, there’s something for everyone to enjoy! These community led and Council events will help you get out and about, take action and appreciate our gorgeous local environment. Join these Summerama activities to celebrate our beautiful environment and…

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Parks & Playgrounds

Installation of new BBQs at Bronte Beach

New barbecues will be installed in Bronte Park from Monday 20 February 2023 and work is expected to take three weeks to complete (weather permitting). During this time, power to existing barbecues will be cut to facilitate works. Council has engaged DA Christie to complete these works and work hours will be from 7am-5pm Monday to Friday and 8am-1pm Saturdays (if required). If you have any questions please email majorprojects@waverley.nsw.gov.au Locations where barbecues will be installed. Barbecues are shown in red and these locations were confirmed following consultation with the community in 2022. Click image to enlarge. For more information www.waverley.nsw.gov.au

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Eastern Suburbs Mums Halloween 2023 Guide

We’ve done a round up of the spookily great streets to celebrate Halloween 2023 style in the Eastern Suburbs.  Even though Halloween officially falls on a Tuesday 31st October there are loads of local events if you can’t do anything to celebrate it on a school night! We also encourage that children are supervised when out in the street, respect neighbourhoods in terms of noise and have fun but be good locals! Our other tip is be a good neighbour and purchase some bags of lollies if you are walking out with the kids, this is to help replenish the…

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