2012 Media Releases

12 December

Give iBIMS™ a new name and win - 17 Dec 2012
Tickets now available for Symphonic Passages - 17 Dec 2012
Mayor Slams Lack of Community Consultation - 7 Dec 2012
Nicholas Milton joins Lang Lang, Gary Graffman, for Taipei concert - 7 Dec 2012
2013 Seniors Road Safety Calendar - 6 Dec 2012
Fridge Buyback Saves Residents - 5 Dec 2012
Meals on Wheels serve up a Christmas feast - 5 Dec 2012
Untangled Tales: Join the summer reading fun at Willoughby City Library - 5 Dec 2012
Golden Turkey Film Festival - 3 Dec 2012

11 November

Double your Disney! Back to back Disney Pixar films to air free on Chatswood’s Urban Screen - 30 Nov 2012
Free exercise classes for Willoughby seniors - 27 Nov 2012
Join the festive fun in Willoughby - 23 Nov 2012
Dive in Movies return to Willoughby Leisure Centre this summer - 22 Nov 2012
Join the Christmas fun at Carols in Willoughby Park - 22 Nov 2012
Celebrate International Day of Disability with All the World’s A Stage - 21 Nov 2012
Council staff commit to be fit - 20 Nov 2012
Council finances given tick of approval - 19 Nov 2012
Flamencology presents El Amor Brujo - 19 Nov 2012
Bike Route for Fourth Avenue, Willoughby - 16 Nov 2012
The Big Picture for Happiness - 15 Nov 2012
A rich heritage comes to life with Picture Willoughby - 14 Nov 2012
Talks@Willoughby presents Robin de Crespigny - 13 Nov 2012
Willoughby Band presents Proms at the Zenith - 13 Nov 2012
Artarmon Branch Library officially opens - 9 Nov 2012
Birds Abound for Early Risers - 9 Nov 2012
Willoughby: Style Council - 8 Nov 2012
Experience a new twist on old classics - 7 Nov 2012
Nominations open for Australia Day 2012 - 6 Nov 2012
New workshops for parents at Chatswood Library - 5 Nov 2012
Leading choral commander directs Hallelujah - 2 Nov 2012
Talks@Willoughby presents Hugh Mackay: Generation Y – what did we expect? - 2 Nov 2012

10 October

New blog next phase in Chatswood tourism campaign - 1 Nov 2012
There is no evidence. There are no witnesses. But for one, there is no doubt… - 31 Oct 2012
11Eleven Project: A day in the life of the world - 30 Oct 2012
Bilk on Tour: An exhibition of contemporary jewellery, metal and glass - 25 Oct 2012
Talks@Willoughby presents Jane Caro: The Writing Process - 24 Oct 2012
Local Pharmacies Help Council Get the Point - 17 Oct 2012
National Treasure returns to Chatswood for Chopin - 17 Oct 2012
Ready, Set, Summer - 17 Oct 2012
The Original Pop Diva comes to the Zenith - 12 Oct 2012
Talks@Willoughby presents Anne Warr: Shanghai & Beyond, Australian Architects in China - 9 Oct 2012
Talks@Willoughby presents Caroline Chen Stroke Prevention - 5 Oct 2012
Get Tanked - 4 Oct 2012
The Monday Art Group exhibition - 4 Oct 2012
Willoughby Symphony launches Symphonic Passages at The Concourse - 3 Oct 2012
Loving Leftovers - 2 Oct 2012
Political drama sets the stage for a thrilling night - 2 Oct 2012

09 September

Talks@Willoughby presents Kyung-sook Shin: Please Look After Mother - 25 Sep 2012
Have Your Say: Willoughby City Strategy Community Forums - 20 Sep 2012
Symphonie Fantastique set to spellbind - 18 Sep 2012
Streetfair a Success - 17 Sep 2012
‘The Look’ Drawing Show - The world’s first drawing performance - 12 Sep 2012
The Concourse celebrates 1st Birthday - 11 Sep 2012
Cultural Celebrations at Willoughby Spring Festival - 10 Sep 2012
Cycling at Willoughby Spring Festival - 10 Sep 2012
Fabulous Fashion + Markets at Willoughby Spring Festival - 10 Sep 2012
Family Fun at the 2012 Fauna Fair - 10 Sep 2012
Leisure Events at Willoughby Spring Festival - 10 Sep 2012
Talks@Willoughby presents Monica McInerney The House of Memories - 10 Sep 2012
Youth Events at Willoughby Spring Festival - 10 Sep 2012
Talking Heads at Willoughby Spring Festival - 6 Sep 2012
Big Buildings to Benefit - 5 Sep 2012
Botanic Events at Willoughby Spring Festival - 5 Sep 2012
Open House at Willoughby Spring Festival - 5 Sep 2012

08 August

Theatre Events at Willoughby Spring Festival - 31 Aug 2012
Film Events at Willoughby Spring Festival - 30 Aug 2012
Music Events at Willoughby Spring Festival - 30 Aug 2012
Burst into Life’ at Streetfair - 29 Aug 2012
Talks@Willoughby presents Peter Baines Hands Across the Water - 29 Aug 2012
Council Sets New Benchmark for Local Government - 27 Aug 2012
Friendly city donates more than 1500 books to Willoughby - 24 Aug 2012
Get ready to bubble over with excitement – Magic Bubble Library is coming to Chatswood! - 24 Aug 2012
Stories East and West - 23 Aug 2012
Talks@Willoughby presents Bob McKillop - 23 Aug 2012
RESILIENCE by Jessica Birk - 22 Aug 2012
Become a Super Hero for The Reading Hour 2012 - 21 Aug 2012
Desperately Seeking Sustainable - 21 Aug 2012
Willoughby City Council wins ‘Alive and Well’ Cancer Council Award at LGSA Awards - 21 Aug 2012
Can You Spare a Few Hours This Year? - 20 Aug 2012
Willoughby Spring Festival 'Bursts Into Life' - 20 Aug 2012
Talks@Willoughby presents Will Awareness - Adult Children and Your Will: How much is enough? - 17 Aug 2012
The Pirates of Penzance - 17 Aug 2012
Celebrate The Reading Hour 2012 on Chatswood’s Urban Screen - 15 Aug 2012
Northbridge Public School Wins Waste Free Lunch Challenge - 8 Aug 2012
Community invited to 'Burst Into Life' - 7 Aug 2012
Family Fun at the 2012 Fauna Fair - 7 Aug 2012
Have Your Say on Childcare - 6 Aug 2012
Talks@Willoughby presents Linda Benton: Two Feet Forward - 6 Aug 2012
Willoughby welcomes Park Art 2012 - 3 Aug 2012

07 July

Homeless Hub on the North Shore - 31 Jul 2012
Gossling Headlines Makes Some Noise - 30 Jul 2012
Willoughby Spring Festival September 2012 - 1 Month 70+ Events - 27 Jul 2012
Willoughby Council calls for independent review of Chatswood Transport Bus Interchange - 26 Jul 2012
Artarmon Branch Library to relocate - 25 Jul 2012
Leading soloists join Symphony for epic performance - 24 Jul 2012
Tax help for Willoughby residents - 19 Jul 2012
Plant a Tree for Willoughby’s Future on National Tree Day - 17 Jul 2012
Talks@Willoughby presents Pat Farmer Pole to Pole - 16 Jul 2012
Mayor: Westfield - Enough is Enough! Reduce your Parking Rates! - 13 Jul 2012
Winner Announced – People’s Choice Award Voting Prize - 13 Jul 2012
boy girl wall A contemporary Australian play - 10 Jul 2012
Calling student filmmakers for new award - 9 Jul 2012
Cosy up with Willoughby Band this winter - 9 Jul 2012
Bruce Mathiske - Live in Concert - 4 Jul 2012
Willoughby students celebrate local wildlife - 3 Jul 2012

06 June

Discover Cryptic Crosswords at Chatswood Library - 29 Jun 2012
Fridge Buyback to save residents more - 25 Jun 2012
Drop in to Knit-In on The Concourse - 22 Jun 2012
e-Waste Not Want Not - 21 Jun 2012
Talks@Willoughby with Fiona Reilly Clothing the past, costuming the present - 21 Jun 2012
Super Session for Ethical Investors - 20 Jun 2012
Discover eBooks@Willoughby - 14 Jun 2012
Mind your medicine at MOSAIC - 13 Jun 2012
Wildlife Story Book Launch - 13 Jun 2012
Willoughby Library is SPORT-ACULAR these holidays! - 12 Jun 2012
Rotary Club of Chatswood hosts Mental Health First Aid Workshop - 7 Jun 2012
Winners Announced at Inaugural Better Business Awards - 7 Jun 2012
Enter the magical world of Dr Seuss these holidays - 5 Jun 2012
Celebrate Aboriginal culture and heritage at Chatswood Mall - 4 Jun 2012
Henry Lawson Lives On - 4 Jun 2012

05 May

Willoughby seniors get web savvy - 31 May 2012
Willoughby Park Centre offers new theatre workshops for young actors and dramatists - 30 May 2012
Get ready to Dance to the Nines - 29 May 2012
Willoughby Leisure Centre Plans to Become State-of-the-Art - Master Plan now on public exhibition - 29 May 2012
Finalists Announced - Inaugural Better Business Awards - 24 May 2012
World renowned guitarist performs in Classic Spain - 24 May 2012
Bush Backyards Building Bridges - 23 May 2012
Chatswood Library celebrates 500,000 visitors! - 23 May 2012
Seniors Information Day - 22 May 2012
Willoughby wins the IPWEA Engineering Excellence Award for stormwater system - 22 May 2012
Sing in Harmony at MOSAIC - 21 May 2012
Now is the Time for Shine - 17 May 2012
Talks@Willoughby presents Hideo Dekura - Encyclopedia of Japanese Cuisine - 15 May 2012
Renters’ Market - 14 May 2012
Inaugural Better Business Awards Event - Early Bird Tickets Now Available - 11 May 2012
Join the fun at the Child and Family Expo - 9 May 2012
Talks@Willoughby presents Susanna de Vries Royal Mistresses - 8 May 2012
i Recycle my e-Waste - 2 May 2012
Launch of new tourism campaign for Chatswood: It all starts at Chatswood - 1 May 2012

04 April

Talks@Willoughby presents Linda McCreath on Australian Migration Law - 30 Apr 2012
Teens battle for street dance supremacy at Chatswood Youth Centre - 30 Apr 2012
National Simultaneous Storytime 2012 - 27 Apr 2012
Talks@Willoughby with Joanne Fedler: The Reunion - 27 Apr 2012
Think Outside The Book for Library and Information Week 2012 - 27 Apr 2012
Child and Family Expo 2012 - 26 Apr 2012
Inaugural Better Business Awards: Vote for your favourite Better Business and Win - 24 Apr 2012
Surviving the HSC with Willoughby City Library - 24 Apr 2012
Willoughby Symphony Choir presents The Crucifixion - 24 Apr 2012
Willoughby Heritage Awards 2012 Winners Announced - 19 Apr 2012
Discover volunteering opportunities in your neighbourhood - 18 Apr 2012
Popular Romance Writing Workshop returns - 18 Apr 2012
Celebrate with the Willoughby Band champions - 12 Apr 2012
Listen to Shellie’s Story at the Zenith Theatre - 11 Apr 2012
Imagine. Create. Inspire. National Youth Week returns for 2012 - 10 Apr 2012
Talks@Willoughby with Indira Naidoo: The Edible Balcony - 4 Apr 2012
Calling all students for the annual Bingara Exchange - 3 Apr 2012
ShoreFest wins Best Event - 3 Apr 2012

03 March

Renovator’s Delight - 28 Mar 2012
Second Hand Saturday at a Garage Near You - 27 Mar 2012
Celebrate Willoughby’s ‘Innovation and Invention’ at the 2012 National Trust Heritage Festival - 26 Mar 2012
Chemical CleanOut Congratulations - 26 Mar 2012
Kids Klub offers plenty of fun and games this April - 26 Mar 2012
The Concept behind The Concourse – a new exhibition at The Art Space - 26 Mar 2012
Chatswood Library on The Concourse – a great success - 22 Mar 2012
High demand drives second Driver Safety Workshop - 22 Mar 2012
Clue: Heathen puts silver in pan? Answer: Pagan Discover Cryptic Crosswords at Chatswood Library - 21 Mar 2012
Sophie Rowell and Willoughby Symphony create A Little Night Music - 19 Mar 2012
New online ebook service for Willoughby Library patrons - 16 Mar 2012
Share in the history of Willoughby’s Bicentennial Banners - 16 Mar 2012
Castle Cove’s Watermark wins excellence award - 15 Mar 2012
The Willis Recreation and Sports Centre receives three Rs: Refurbishments, Repairs, Revitalisation - 15 Mar 2012
Chinese Book Selection Online Voting: A National Year of Reading event - 14 Mar 2012
Snap up a bargain at Library’s Book Sales - 14 Mar 2012
Sunshine to Light the Way in Willoughby - 13 Mar 2012
Talks@Willoughby with Judy Nunn Tiger Men - 13 Mar 2012
Still Life in Landscape – Success of first art-in-progress exhibition on The Concourse - 12 Mar 2012
Willoughby teens invited to read up - 12 Mar 2012
Quirky stories and hilarious antics - Stage Fright! comes to the Zenith Theatre - 8 Mar 2012
Youth invited to ‘bust a groove’ at free dance workshops - 8 Mar 2012
Get Unplugged This Earth Hour - 7 Mar 2012
Calling all Budding Authors - 6 Mar 2012
Ladies and Gentlemen, please take your seats - 1 Mar 2012

02 February

Fridge Buyback Saves Seniors Millions on Power Bills - 29 Feb 2012
Willoughby Council announces revitalisation of The Willis Recreation and Sports Centre - 29 Feb 2012
Willoughby Heritage Awards 2012: Entries Close Soon - 29 Feb 2012
Willoughby Leisure’s Heidi is a winner - 29 Feb 2012
Talks@Willoughby with Cecile Yazbek - Mezze to Milk Tart - 27 Feb 2012
Willoughby students showcase their skills at Smart Expression: HSC Art - 27 Feb 2012
Willoughby Celebrates Harmony Day – Everyone Belongs - 22 Feb 2012
Pledge to be ClimateClever - 16 Feb 2012
Award winning Emily comes to the Zenith Theatre - 15 Feb 2012
Council Calls for Help to Clean Up Willoughby - 15 Feb 2012
Inaugural International Women’s Day Breakfast - 15 Feb 2012
Get ready to shimmy and shake the night away at Dance to the Nines - 14 Feb 2012
A modern edge on a classic tale – Hamlet comes to the Zenith Theatre - 13 Feb 2012
Improvisers compete for top title at the Zenith Theatre - 10 Feb 2012
Willoughby Celebrates Seniors Week - 10 Feb 2012
Promote your business with The Loop - 9 Feb 2012
Make a Book Children’s Craft Activity: A National Year of Reading event - 8 Feb 2012
Stay safe on the road with Willoughby City Council - 8 Feb 2012
Willoughby Wasting Away - 6 Feb 2012
Author Panel Discussion: A National Year of Reading event - 1 Feb 2012

01 January

Chatswood After School Care: 2012 vacancies available - 30 Jan 2012
East Chatswood service centre found in breach of development consent - 30 Jan 2012
Willoughby Council continues to combat parking abuse - 30 Jan 2012
Netball volunteer named Willoughby Citizen of the Year - 27 Jan 2012
Talks@Willoughby with Arwa El Masri - 27 Jan 2012
Romance Writing Workshop: A National Year of Reading event - 25 Jan 2012
Chatswood Mall Market returns - 25 Jan 2012
Willoughby City Library to launch the National Year of Reading 2012 - 25 Jan 2012
Bush Poetry for the Folks of Willoughby - 24 Jan 2012
Willoughby Historical Society to meet at Chatswood Library on The Concourse - 24 Jan 2012
Leading cellist joins Willoughby Symphony for Enigma Variations - 16 Jan 2012
Paper Now - Exhibition at Incinerator Art Space - 13 Jan 2012
Talks@Willoughby with Andrew Tink Lord Sydney: The Life and Times of Tommy Townshend - 12 Jan 2012
Celebrate Australia Day on The Concourse - 11 Jan 2012
Chatswood Library is a hit with community - 10 Jan 2012
Council’s land purchase ensures protection of open space - 4 Jan 2012
Willoughby Symphony returns in 2012 for a Symphonic Odyssey - 4 Jan 2012
Willoughby Celebrates Chinese New Year: Year of the Dragon - 3 Jan 2012