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Council will conduct an immunisation program for teenaged school students  against meningococcal W

Protecting teens from Meningococcal

6 March 2017
Council will conduct an immunisation program for Bayside school students aged 15 to 19 against the...
Council is seeking guaranteed funding for 15 hours of 4 year old kinder

Seeking kindergarten funding guarantee

1 March 2017
Council is calling for the Australian Government to guarantee long term funding for 15 hours of...
North Road Foreshore Playground

Upgrading North Road Foreshore Playground

15 February 2017
Council is seeking input to upgrade the popular foreshore playground at the end of North Road in...
Lydia Martin reading with mum Sarah.

Loving 1000 Books Before School

14 February 2017
Voracious reader Lydia Martin is already 100 books into her 1000 Books Before School challenge and...


2 young girls smiling

Kindergarten, occasional care and playhouse open month

3 Mar - 31 Mar 2017

March in Bayside is a great time to visit an early year's service you might be considering for your child.
Community kindergartens, occasional care services and playhouses will open their doors throughout Bayside for you to come along and have a look at the programs they offer.

A poster that reads celebrating 10 years of progress. We're an Earrth Hour Council.

Earth Hour Switch Off Event

25 Mar 2017

In 2017, WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature) is celebrating 10 years of Earth Hour and 10 years of progress on changing climate change. What started as an Aussie grassroots movement has grown into the world’s biggest movement for climate change.

Vegemite scrolls

Waste free lunch ideas for kids

27 Mar 2017

Join Jen and Gaby from Plan Buy Cook as they show you some fun and simple lunch ideas for kids.

Jen and Gaby from Plan Buy Cook

Dressings and marinades from scratch

27 Mar 2017

Join Jen and Gaby from Plan Buy Cook as they demonstrate how to make dressings and marinades from scratch.