Mayoral Column 2018

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Mayoral Column - 2018
  • Summer might be over but Council is continuing to provide civic events to our community in order to foster a sense of pride in the local area.Our Easter and Seniors Festival celebrations have now finished following the vibrant Seniors High Tea hosted by Southern Cross Catholic Vocational College.

    Tue, 10 April 2018
  • Burwood is truly a mixing pot of culture with more than half of our residents born overseas. It is this diversity which makes our area a special place to live. Council actively promotes the many nationalities living in our area with a range of events and initiatives throughout the year.

    Tue, 27 March 2018
  • Council recently undertook an extensive community-wide survey to hear what’s important to you and find out your priorities for the area.The survey identified that amongst residents’ top priorities are cleanliness and beautification of our town centres and providing open spaces.

    Tue, 13 March 2018
  • Gong Xi Fa Cai! Happy Lunar New Year! Council welcomed the Year of the Dog with a Lion Parade along Burwood Road to help bring good health, luck and prosperity to our local residents and businesses.

    Tue, 27 February 2018
  • As a father of four children, I am passionate about ensuring that Council provides open green spaces for our community to enjoy. In particular, I have been committed to upgrading our local parks to enhance the experience for local families.

    Tue, 13 February 2018
  • Burwood’s great culture and diversity was on full display at our Australia Day celebrations in Burwood Park last Friday with our community coming together to celebrate what makes our nation great. As Mayor, I’m passionate about delivering the best services and initiatives to our vibrant community; from celebrating our community at civic events to delivering major infrastructure projects to enhance our area.

    Tue, 30 January 2018
  • Happy New Year! I hope you were able to spend some quality time over the holiday break with family and friends.2018 is now well and truly underway and as Mayor, I am excited to continue serving our community in the New Year as we deliver our extensive services and initiatives.

    Tue, 16 January 2018