2016 Media Releases


Date Title
12 Dec Ryde Community Awards Winners(PDF, 149KB)
07 Dec  Ryde Youth Theatre Don't Tell The Others(PDF, 136KB)  
01 Dec  Time To Bring Courtesy Back To The Roads(PDF, 127KB)  


Date Title
30 Nov
Gladesville Library Reopening(PDF, 238KB)
23 Nov
Light up your house and help kids at Christmas(PDF, 291KB)
17 Nov
Social Inclusion Week Events(PDF, 334KB)
15 Nov  Diary Dates for the Festive and Holiday Season(PDF, 245KB)  
14 Nov
Advanced Manufacturing Breakfast Event(PDF, 221KB)
11 Nov
JRPP Macquarie Centre decision hailed as a 'win for the Community'(PDF, 219KB)
09 Nov  Name of Future Ryde Civic Hub Site Announced(PDF, 117KB)


Date Title
28 Oct  Winners of Spring Garden Competition Announced(PDF, 260KB)  
17 Oct  Granny Smith 31st Festival Wrap-Up(PDF, 219KB)  
11 Oct  One Thousand Wishes Can Come True(PDF, 124KB)  
10 Oct  Remember Me - Ryde Youth Theatre's New Production(PDF, 437KB)  
10 Oct  From Seeds To Sunflowers - A Bumper Crop(PDF, 125KB)  
06 Oct The CORE Is Live At Granny Smith Festival(PDF, 162KB)
06 Oct Naming Competition For 'Design Our Ryde' Civic Precinct(PDF, 124KB)   


Date Title
30 Sep  New Ryde Council Chambers Open(PDF, 168KB)  
30 Sep  No By-Election After Resignation Of Clr Craig Chung(PDF, 121KB)  
20 Sep  Granny Smith Festival Comes To Town(PDF, 126KB)  
19 Sep  Mayor Acknowledges Suffering Caused to Councillors by ICAC(PDF, 119KB)  
19 Sep  New Mayor and Deputy Mayoral Elected to City of Ryde Council(PDF, 122KB)  
16 Sep  New Outdoor Gym At Meadowbank Park(PDF, 127KB)
05 Sep  For The Diary - She's Apples At Granny Smith Festival(PDF, 407KB)  


Date Title
19 Aug  Sustainable Waste 2 Art Prize Winners(PDF, 332KB)  
08 Aug  Design Our Ryde Winner Beijing Institute of Architectural Design (China)(PDF, 387KB)  
04 Aug  Mayor 'Dismayed' At Baird Government's Decision To Turn Its Back On Open Space(PDF, 141KB)  
03 Aug Design Our Ryde International Competition Winner Announcement(PDF, 151KB)
03 Aug  Proposed Second Life for Ryde Civic Centre(PDF, 162KB)
03 Aug Study Seeks to Improve Ryde's Night Life(PDF, 141KB)


Date Title
27 July  Memorial Book Relocated To New Resting Place(PDF, 127KB)  
08 Jul  The Doorbell - Ryde Youth Theatre's New Production(PDF, 155KB)
07 Jul Design Our Ryde Stage 2 Finalists On Display(PDF, 151KB)
04 Jul

Everythings Coming Up Sunflowers New Childrens Seed Growing Category(PDF, 132KB)

04 Jul 2016 Spring Garden Competition It's Time To Dig Deep(PDF, 138KB)


Date Title
22 June  Put A Freeze On Your Energy Bill(PDF, 126KB)
21 June  One School A Band-Aid Fix For Education Needs In Ryde(PDF, 301KB)  
16 June  'Pledge For Parity' Women's Art Prize Winners(PDF, 158KB)
10 June Ryde Warms to Winter Arts Festival(PDF, 177KB)
09 June Ryde Council Wins Double Gold Hat Trick for Annual Report(PDF, 124KB)



Date Title
 31 May  Mayor Laxale Calls for the Immediate Abondonment of Merger Plans(PDF, 209KB)
 31 May  Council Endorses Extra Funds to Grants Scheme(PDF, 219KB)
 23 May  Ryde Library's Grand Piano Hits The Right Note(PDF, 168KB)
 23 May  Library Week - Visit Your Local Library And Find A Treasure Trove Of Surprises(PDF, 123KB)
 20 May  City of Ryde Kicks Goal With Three All-Weather Sports Fields(PDF, 123KB)
 19 May Council Praises Former General Manager, Gail Connolly(PDF, 136KB)
16 May   Design Our Ryde Final Four Concepts Announced(PDF, 249KB)  
12 May
Mayor Says Ryde Has Been Abandoned By Victor Dominello(PDF, 127KB)
06 May 

Awards Recognise Great Work of Volunteers(PDF, 230KB)

05 May Dellina Palm Cottage to be listed on Ryde’s Heritage Schedule(PDF, 227KB) 


Date Title
29 Apr Council funds NBN feasibility study to support small business(PDF, 242KB)
15 Apr  Interactive Honour Board Brings Local Anzac Legend to Life(PDF, 269KB)
13 Apr State Government Accused of Short Changing Eastwood Community(PDF, 223KB)
08 Apr

Design our Ryde Peoples Choice Voting opens 14 April(PDF, 339KB)

04 Apr Texting Pedestrians on Collision Course(PDF, 739KB)


Date Title
23 Mar Mayor Calls for Child Care Strategy(PDF, 213KB)  
18 Mar

Save the Dates in April for Youth Week 2016(PDF, 243KB)

18 Mar

Keeping Track of Birds in our Backyards(PDF, 221KB)


Date Title
29 Feb

Dominello merger deal leaves Ryde Residents facing up to 31% Rate Increase(PDF, 260KB)

26 Feb  Historic property saved from demolition following interim heritage order(PDF, 301KB)  
25 Feb Mobile phones driving pedestrians to distraction(PDF, 440KB)    
23 Feb  Come on Ryde! Let's Clean Up Australia(PDF, 298KB)
22 Feb  CCTV Work begins at Eastwoods Glen Street Carpark(PDF, 134KB)  
19 Feb   EPA joins Our Living River initiative, for a swimmable Parramatta River(PDF, 206KB)  
19 Feb 

Everyone Welcome at the Community Information Expo(PDF, 315KB)

15 Feb Design our Ryde lures strong International Response(PDF, 188KB)
02 Feb Good Fortune and Good Food Aplenty at Eastwood’s Lunar New Year


Date Title
26 Jan 2016 Citizen of the Year Winners Announced(PDF, 109KB)
22 Jan Opportunity Arises for NSW Government to Purchase a Critical School Site in Macquarie Park(PDF, 149KB)
21 Jan Design Competition Announced for Ryde Civic Hub Site(PDF, 332KB)
18 Jan  Cinema in the Park Festival 2016(PDF, 318KB)
18 Jan  Out-dated facts and figures underpin Baird's merger proposal for Ryde(PDF, 228KB)
17 Jan 2016 Community Grant Information Sessions(PDF, 217KB)
13 Jan

2016 Citizen & Young Citizen of the Year(PDF, 304KB)

07 Jan Ryde’s Australia Day 2016 Celebrations