New Election Date – Dec 4

On 24 July 2021, the NSW Minister for Local Government, the Hon. Shelley Hancock MP. announced that as a result of ongoing COVID-19 restrictions, 2021 Local Government Elections would be postponed 3 months to 4 December 2021. For further details

Read More »

Vote1 Gail

Local Government Elections will be held on September 4, 2021. It has been my privilege to serve our community as Mayor at Willoughby City Council for the past 7 years.  Much has been achieved but there is still much more

Read More »

Reflect, Respect, Celebrate

Thank you Walangari Karntawarra and Diramu Aboriginal Dance and Didgeridoo for your Acknowledgement of Country. As I mentioned the Australia Day theme this year is “Reflect. Respect. Celebrate”. Well, what a time we have been having of it. This time

Read More »

Remembrance Day 2020

In welcoming you to Remembrance Day 2020, I wish to formally acknowledge today Representatives for the French and Italian Consuls, our Federal Member of Parliament for North Sydney, Mr Trent Zimmerman MP, the Board and members of the Chatswood RSL

Read More »

COVID-19 Business Support Plan

Willoughby City Council’s Business Support Plan, worth up to $1.66 million over six months, was approved at an extraordinary meeting last night. It offers relief on rents, fees and penalties to help support local businesses and community groups through the

Read More »

10 Years on Council

Ten years ago today I was fortunate to be elected as a Councillor for Sailors Bay Ward of Willoughby City Council. What an honour it has been to serve this wonderful community. I have learnt so much, met the most

Read More »