2017 Media Releases


Date Title
14 Dec City of Ryde Explores new option for Ryde Central Site(PDF, 235KB)
14 Dec (PDF, 251KB)Council to Investigate ‘Live’ Sites for FIFA World Cup(PDF, 251KB)
14 Dec New Nature Inspired Playground for ELS Hall Park(PDF, 284KB)  
13 Dec

Funding for Pedestrian Safety Lights Sought from State Government(PDF, 383KB)

08 Dec

Ahoy Shipmates! New Pirate-Themed Playground Sets Sail(PDF, 398KB)

04 Dec Major Upgrades to Christie Park on Track(PDF, 213KB)  
04 Dec BizSafe Forum Success(PDF, 153KB)


Date Title
29 Nov Council takes Action to save Heritage Building(PDF, 298KB)
29 Nov Better Late than Never - Ryde Mayor Welcomes School and Transport Interchange(PDF, 221KB)
29 Nov Funding Confirmed for Women's Empowerment Activities(PDF, 316KB)
28 Nov March To A Million Wins Top Library Marketing Award(PDF, 164KB)  
11 Nov  (PDF, 130KB)Secure, Independent & Ready Women's Forum For White Ribbon(PDF, 130KB)
10 Nov  Mayor Laxale Elected NSROC Vice President(PDF, 120KB)  
3 Nov 2017 Spring Garden Competition Winners(PDF, 234KB)  
3 Nov Council's Road Safety Calendar Message - "It's Easy As"(PDF, 374KB)  



Date Title
31 Oct  Search For Names Missing On Restored WWI Honour Roll(PDF, 339KB)  
30 Oct Diary Dates For The Festive And Holiday Season(PDF, 327KB)  
26 Oct Long Term Planning to Improve Traffic and Road Safety around School(PDF, 224KB)
25 Oct Comprehensive Eastwood Traffic and Parking Study(PDF, 218KB)
16 Oct  For The Diary... Countdown To Granny Smith Festival(PDF, 201KB)  
6 Oct Residents invited to join New Advisory Committees(PDF, 226KB)
4 Oct  Local kids help inspire 'Bird Life' mural on Callaghan Street(PDF, 215KB)
4 Oct Coffee’s Up in Putney - Australia’s First Responsible Cafés Suburb(PDF, 322KB)


Date Title
28 Sep New Council Opposes Eastwood Park Carpark(PDF, 215KB)
27 Sep New Mayor and Deputy Mayor Elected to City of Ryde Council(PDF, 222KB)
18 Sep  THE CORE Is Live At Granny Smith Festival(PDF, 127KB)  
18 Sep  Famous Granny Smith Festival(PDF, 198KB)  
7 Sep Sustainable Waste2Art Prize  Winners Announced(PDF, 317KB)


Date Title
22 Aug Youth Council 'Make it Happen' Conference(PDF, 238KB)
18 Aug Waste Swapped to Art Theme Hits the Mark - SWAP Shortlist(PDF, 237KB)
16 Aug City of Ryde Awarded 'Employer of Choice'(PDF, 301KB)


Date Title
31 Jul  Boom! Kapow! eComics Now At Your Local Library(PDF, 165KB)
28 July  Origami Horse Sculptures Find New Pastures(PDF, 144KB)
27 Jul  Ryde Council Gets Keys To First Affordable Housing Unit(PDF, 122KB)  
27 Jul  Ryde Applauds Backflip On Forced Merger(PDF, 119KB)  
24 Jul 'Ryde Central' New Name For Civic Hub Site(PDF, 121KB)


Date Title
27 Jun  Ryde Library Services Pass The Magic Million Visitors(PDF, 142KB)  
27 Jun  Dig Deep For Ryde's Spring Garden Competition 2017(PDF, 154KB)  
27 Jun  Hey Kids! Grow Your Own Tiny Tim Tomatoes(PDF, 134KB)  
27 Jun Wrap With Love Knitting By Numbers(PDF, 131KB)  
26 Jun  Ryde Council's Seventh Gold Annual Report Award(PDF, 122KB)  
26 Jun  Filtered Water Stations = Triple Bonus Effect(PDF, 127KB)  
20 Jun  Funding For Smalls Road Primary School Announced(PDF, 117KB)  
17 Jun  Ryde Youth Theatre Next Production Gorgons' Blessings, Women Rule In An Onstage Medieval Fantasy(PDF, 211KB)  
8 Jun   Freedom Stories Celebrate Refugee Week(PDF, 173KB)
6 Jun  Gladesville Clock Tower Heritage Restoration(PDF, 132KB)  
1 Jun What A Home Means To You - Call Out For Community Art Exhibition(PDF, 144KB)
1 Jun  Balloon Release Banned In City Of Ryde(PDF, 141KB)


Date Title
25 May  Ryde Youth Theatre Secures 4-Year Funding From Council(PDF, 152KB)  
24 May  Cork & Fork Festival Update(PDF, 277KB)  
23 May New Site For Origami Horse Sculptures(PDF, 118KB)
22 May  Councillor Sarkis Yedelian OAM Honoured For Long Service(PDF, 122KB) 
22 May Sustainable Waste 2 Art Prize - Turn Trash into Treasure(PDF, 320KB)  
19 May Mayor Congratulates Community Grants Recipients(PDF, 241KB)  
18 May  Guided Walk" 'Fairyland' Track Walk(PDF, 145KB)  
12 May  Something For Everyone At Your Local Library(PDF, 179KB)  
12 May  Volunteer Recognition Award Winners(PDF, 137KB)  
12 May  Ryde Libraries Get $100K Boost For eBooks(PDF, 154KB)  
12 May  EPA and Council's Get The Site Right At Parramatta River Compliance Blitz(PDF, 60KB)
11 May  Cork & Fork Festival Is Set To Pop(PDF, 162KB)  
08 May  City of Ryde Says 'Thanks' To Local Volunteers(PDF, 124KB)  
03 May  Junior Namibian Rugby Team Visits Ryde Aquatic & Leisure Centre(PDF, 121KB)  
02 May Habitat Garden Takes Root With Natives(PDF, 145KB)


Date Title
24 Apr  History Comes Alive at Sydney Writers' Festival(PDF, 389KB)  
20 Apr  Ryde Youth Theatre - You're Such A Lovely Audience(PDF, 159KB)  
19 Apr New Community Recycling Centre Now Open(PDF, 126KB)  
18 Apr  Ryde Remembers WWI Avenue Of Honours Unveiled(PDF, 431KB)
13 Apr  Design Our Ryde Wins Excellence Award(PDF, 213KB)  
05 Apr Boronia Park's New Community Hub(PDF, 98KB)


Date Title
31 Mar  March To A Million At Your Local Library(PDF, 147KB)  
27 Mar  Disability Inclusion Action Plan - Have Your Say(PDF, 120KB)  
27 Mar  Christie Park Scores New Synthetic Surface(PDF, 140KB)  
27 Mar  West Ryde Easter Parade And Fair(PDF, 149KB)  
27 Mar  Cinema in the Park Rescheduled Dates(PDF, 325KB)  
10 Mar  Inside - A new production in Sydney's newest and possibly smallest theatre(PDF, 445KB)
10 Mar   Big Turnout for International Women's Day Forum(PDF, 220KB)  
09 Mar  Kids Go Full S-T-E-A-M Ahead At West Ryde Library(PDF, 130KB)  
09 Mar  Ryde's $15billion Economic Output Leads the Nation(PDF, 226KB)
07 Mar  Clean Out Cupboards and Shed for Household Chemical Cleanout(PDF, 167KB)  
06 Mar  Help Design Ryde's New Outdoor Youth Space(PDF, 124KB)  
01 Mar 

Ryde's Bold Celebration of International Women's Day(PDF, 220KB)


Date Title
23 Feb  Seniors Encouraged Off The Couch(PDF, 149KB)  
14 Feb  Ryde Mayor Disappointed With State Government Decision(PDF, 146KB)  
10 Feb ELS Hall Field No. 1 Gets $3Million 'Cool' Upgrade(PDF, 330KB)  


Date Title
31 Jan  Ryde's Youth Conference Will Make IT Happen(PDF, 181KB)  
26 Jan  Winners Citizen Of The Year 2017(PDF, 323KB)  
23 Jan  Budding Bushcare Group Breaks New Ground(PDF, 126KB)  
11 Jan  Ryde Welcomes New Citizens On Australia Day(PDF, 144KB)
11 Jan Celebrate In Ryde This Australia Day(PDF, 199KB)
09 Jan 2017 Citizen & Young Citizen Of The Year Awards(PDF, 171KB)
09 Jan City Of Ryde Welcomes Australia Day Ambassador Ricardo Goncalves(PDF, 151KB)
09 Jan  Cinema In The Park Festival 2017(PDF, 174KB)