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Festival of All Abilities 2016

Wyatt Park Rejuvenation

Christmas in Cumberland

Exhibition at the Peacock Gallery: Indonesian Design Emerging

Pay Day for Auburn Kids!

7 October 2016 – Media Release At the Cumberland Council Meeting of 5 October 2016 it was announced that $843,250 in dividends would be reinvested into local community infrastructure. The funds were received from an investment made by the former Auburn Council in 2006 and Cumberland Council Administrator Viv May assured that the funds will […]

Review of Cumberland Waste Services

6 October 2016 – Media Release Cumberland Council has undertaken a Waste Services Review to resolve the variety of different service delivery methods of the three former council areas to increase efficiency and value for money. The review, tabled at the Council Meeting in Merrylands on 6th October, found that there are varying levels of […]


6 October 2016 – Media Release A review of Cumberland Council’s current aquatic facilities has found that some centres are ageing, run down and don’t meet the needs of the local population.  This report will be placed on public exhibition for 4 weeks to obtain community feedback on the future of pools and aquatic centres […]

Auburn Library and Auburn Town Hall disruptions during works

29 September 2016 – Media Releases There will be some disturbances to the services of Auburn Library, Auburn Town Hall and associated facilities from Friday 7 October until Sunday 16 October small scale works are undertaken in the Auburn Civic Precinct. The Auburn Town Hall, Exhibition Gallery and Jack Lang Room will be completely unavailable […]

Opening of the Amy Street Bridge

23 September 2016 – Media Release The Amy Street Railway Bridge in Regents Park, located between Auburn Road and Carlingford Street, will be officially opened on Wednesday 28 September 2016. The Bridge underwent a complete upgrade from two lanes to four lanes to better suit the traffic needs of the area and provide safer, reliable […]