Local Government NSW has recognised SHOROC and its partner councils – Manly, Mosman, Pittwater and Warringah – as leaders for communication and community engagement, awarding the regional waste strategy Too Good to Waste for Excellence in Communication in the RH Dougherty Awards.
This most recent accolade comes on the back of…
The community is encouraged to comment on plans for the upgrade of Mona Vale Road between Ingleside and Mona Vale.
Artist Alan Jones has won the 2015 Mosman Art Prize, beating 104 other finalists and joining an iconic roll call of winners that started with Margaret Olley in 1947. Jones has won $30,000 with his winning work Painting 131 (North Coogee) which was inspired by his recent move to the Sydney suburb. Established in 1947, […]
The NSW Government is planning to invest $400 million on road upgrades around the new Northern Beaches Hospital with work planned to be completed in time for the hospital opening. The SHOROC councils have been calling for many years for these upgrades, including grade separation at the intersections of Warringah Road with Wakehurst Parkway and Forest Way and […]
The nbn is a vital piece of infrastructure for the region, enhancing business capability and providing improved internet services for businesses and residents. This is a nation-wide project to upgrade access to fast broadband for all Australians. It is essential for Australia’s transition to a digital future. This event provides a platform to highlight important […]
Final planning approval has been granted for construction of the new Northern Beaches Hospital paving the way for main construction to begin on the hospital, which will open in 2018. The NSW Government has partnered with Healthscope, which will design, build, operate and maintain the 488-bed Northern Beaches Hospital. Under a long-term contract, the NSW […]
Residents of our region are some of the best recyclers in NSW, but plastic bags that can’t be recycled are contaminating household recycling bins.
To try and combat the problem and save valuable recyclables, SHOROC and its partner councils have a new campaign asking those residents that don’t recycle right to hang onto the bag and dispose of it responsibly. More…
SHOROC Mayors and General Managers met this week with Prime Minister The Hon Tony Abbott MHR and Speaker of the House The Hon Bronwyn Bishop MP in Canberra to discuss major issues for the region.
SHOROC has released its Operational Plan for 2015/16, outlining major infrastructure and service priorities for the region and key initiatives to be delivered for the councils and communities of north east Sydney. Cr Peter Abelson SHOROC President and Mayor of Mosman says that the SHOROC 2015-16 Operational Plan includes projects that will build on the results in recent years for the region and councils.
The Mayors of Manly, Pittwater and Warringah are hosting a Gala Dinner to raise funds to fight against the world’s largest Ebola crisis in Sierra Leone and to assist the victims of the Nepal earthquake.