Meadowbank Bridge, also known locally as the ‘John Whitton Bridge’ will be temporarily closed for pedestrian access between 9:00 to 11:00 am on Friday 10 February 2023.
So, you want to run an event in the City of Ryde - that’s great!
All events on public land will need to be approved by Council, and depending on the type of event, it will be processed by different teams at Council. Before you start your application, it is important to ensure you have the correct application form first.
The City of Ryde Event Planning Guide provides information that will help you plan and hold an event within the City of Ryde.
Whether you are holding a large outdoor festival for the whole community or a smaller indoor activity for a specific audience, there are some basic steps that will help ensure your event is a success.
The guide covers:
Remember, an event organiser needs to be aware of any current and applicable statutes, regulations, by-laws, approved and associated codes of practice relating to the event or its individual elements and to take appropriate action. This guide is intended to direct you towards the various sources of assistance and contacts, however it remains the Event Organiser's responsibility to seek additional information where required and to ensure that all approvals have been obtained.
For more information or assistance on organising a community event in the City of Ryde, contact Council's Event Team on 9952 8222.