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  • Paying your rates online has never been easier or more secure with Council's new online rates payment system.

    New online rates payment option

    Paying your rates online has never been easier or more secure with Council's new online rates payment system. Read more

  • Free activities for seniors aged 55+ including tai chi, aqua classes, walking groups, social media sessions and more! Wednesday 4 May.

    Active and Connected Open Day

    Free activities for seniors aged 55+ including tai chi, aqua classes, walking groups, social media sessions and more! Wednesday 4 May. Read more

  • Weekends and weekday opportunities available. All training provided. Plant native seedlings, participate in bird or bat counts, sow seeds and pot up plants or do some hand-weeding or mulching.

    Volunteer to improve our biodiversity

    Weekends and weekday opportunities available. All training provided. Plant native seedlings, participate in bird or bat counts, sow seeds and pot up plants or do some hand-weeding or mulching. Read more

  • Come along to the free 'Hollows as Homes' workshop on 21 May and learn about how tree hollows form, the role they play in supporting our wildlife, and what wildlife that you're likely to spot using them.

    Hollows as Homes

    Come along to the free 'Hollows as Homes' workshop on 21 May and learn about how tree hollows form, the role they play in supporting our wildlife, and what wildlife that you're likely to spot using them. Read more

Latest news

Council addresses Boundary Review

Marrickville Council has made its submission to the Council Boundary Review on the State Government's proposal to merge Marrickville, Ashfield and Leichhardt councils. The submission and background material can be downloaded here.

Applications for venue hire now open

Marrickville Council is calling for applications from groups or individuals for the regular hire of its venues during the period of July 2016 to June 2017.

Update on WestConnex

On 22 April, the State Government approved the second stage of the WestConnex road project, which includes twin 9km tunnels and a motorway exchange at St Peters.

The approval came with a number of conditions, in response to written concerns from the community and Council. The number of conditions implies significant concern from Department of Planning and Environment that the project will impact heavily on local areas.

Latest media releases

Your Say Marrickville

Sydenham Station Creative Hub

Imagine a vibrant entertainment and employment precinct, where live music venues, small bars, restaurants and cafes thrive alongside traditional and creative industries. This is Council's vision for the Sydenham Station Creative Hub.

Annual Review of Strategic and Operational Plans for 2016–17

Council's 2016–17 plans for contributing to and achieving the goals of the Community Strategic Plan Our Place, Our Vision 2023 are now on exhibition.

Draft Inclusion Action Plan for People with a Disability 2016–2020

Council has developed a plan outlining its commitment to respecting the rights and improving opportunities for people with a disability.

All current consultations

What's on

04
May
Active and Connected Open Day

Get active and stay connected to the community! FREE ACTIVITIES FOR SENIORS AGE 55+ Where? Annette...

07
May
GLC Workshop: Worm Farming

Convert your kitchen scraps to garden gold! Learn all you need to know to set up and maintain your...

14
May
FREE Household Chemical Cleanout and e-Waste Drop Off Day

Have you got potentially dangerous or unwanted chemicals and electronic waste (e-Waste) and need to...

Tour of the former Marrickville Hospital site

Take a short tour through the former hospital site in Marrickville that will soon become the new Marrickville Library.

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