Posts Tagged ‘Swimming’

Protest Over River Unfit for Human Contact

From the Canterbury Bankstown Express and the Telegraph

“The Cooks River Valley Association hosted the inaugural Cooks River NonSwimming Carnival on Sunday to highlight the ongoing local effort to clean up the Cooks.

Hundreds of protesters arrived at Steel Park in their cossies, bearing beach towels, zinc and umbrellas.”


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Council Keen To Pool Ideas


From the Canterbury-Bankstown Express June 2012



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Aquatic and Fitness Centres

Min. No. 125 RESOLVED (Councillors Adler/Eisler)

THAT Council notes the importance of the aquatic and fitness centres for our community and is committed to retain the full spectrum of services that the centres provide.

Accordingly Council resolves THAT an Aquatic and Fitness Centres Advisory Committee be established to provide advice to Council on the strategic direction for the centres and any important issues that may arise.

The Committee will be chaired by a Councillor and consist of one Councillor from each Ward and representatives of the community with Council officers at the discretion of the General Manager AND THAT the Terms of Reference and Meeting Procedures for the Committee be reported to the next meeting of Council in June.

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