Congratulations to Warringah and Pittwater Councils – Leaders in Local Government

The President of SHOROC has warmly congratulated Warringah and Pittwater councils for their recognition by the peak body for local government in NSW as two of the state’s leading councils. Warringah Council was the metropolitan winner of the AR Bluett Memorial Award, local government’s most prestigious award, while Pittwater Council was awarded a special commendation. […]

Ministers, MPs and Mayors Partner to Deliver for the Region at Biannual SHOROC Leaders’ Forum

Pushing ahead with fixing the roads and public transport of the northern beaches and north shore, planning for the future of northern Sydney, creating more local jobs and local government reform were the key points discussed at the SHOROC Leaders’ Forum of NSW Members of Parliament and Mayors. The Hon Brad Hazzard MP, The Hon Rob Stokes MP and Mr Jonathan O’Dea MP met with the SHOROC Board of Mayors and General Managers from Manly, Mosman, Pittwater and Warringah…

Australia’s Broadband Network Update

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 […]

SHOROC Announces Operational Plan for Year Ahead

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.

TEDx Satellite Event for the Northern Beaches

On 21 May TEDx is taking over the Sydney Opera House with 16 extraordinary Australians speaking across multiple stages. Local businesses have organised for a live stream of all the presentations to a large screen at Dee Why RSL where you can see the presentations and have the opportunity to be involved live – just […]

Local ANZAC Day Services

ANZAC Day, 25 April, is a time to pay tribute to men and women who have served and died in all wars, conflicts, and peace-keeping operations. 2015 commemorates 100 years of ANZAC and our local RSL clubs and councils are holding numerous remembrance services on ANZAC Day as listed below. 4.25am: Dawn service at the […]