News & updates
22 July 2021
Cumberland City Council | eNews
Calling on creatives in Cumberland City
We invite creative writers and photographers to submit a photograph, short story, essay, or poem for your chance to win a cash prize. We'll also display winning photographs and creative writing submissions in our libraries.

Competition closes Monday 20 August 2021 at 5pm. Various group ages welcome. Enter on our website
Have you updated your enrolment details?
A reminder to check your enrolment details as we approach the local elections. You must vote in your council area. Check or update your enrolment details on the Electoral Commission website
Get the kids active from home
Looking for a way to get the kids active while in lockdown? Join us on Zoom for hip hop dance classes and cross fit for kids.

For a list of upcoming sessions visit our website
Sydney Cherry Blossom Festival cancelled
We’re disappointed that due to the public health risk posed by COVID-19, Cumberland City Council’s annual Sydney Cherry Blossom Festival will not proceed in August.

The event, which attracts more than 90,000 people, is usually held in the Japanese Garden of the Auburn Botanic Gardens. For anyone who has purchased a ticket, it will be automatically refunded in the next 7-10 working days. For the full statement visit our website
Plastic Free July 2021
Plastic Free July is a challenge that gets people thinking about the amount of plastic packaging in our lives and helps find ways to reduce or refuse these items.

Find out how you can involved on our website