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Fairfield City Women's Day Award - Nominate now!

Nominations are now open for the 2020 Fairfield City Women's Day Award

Published on Friday, 1st November 2019

Nominations for the Fairfield City Women’s Day Award are now open.

  • Fairfield view from above (drone shot)

    Move paedophiles out of our area: Mayor

    Published on Monday, 11th March 2019

    Council agreed unanimously at its meeting on 26 February, to write to relevant state and federal Ministers after it was revealed a convicted paedophile is living in the area.

  • Fairfield City could become an accessible and connected gateway location featuring more green space, increased employment opportunities and more housing choice.

    Council will negotiate for tangible 'City Deal' outcomes

    Published on Sunday, 4th March 2018

    Fairfield City Council today agreed to continue negotiations with the State and Federal Governments to deliver tangible benefits for local residents.

  • Residents Do Their Bit To Keep Our City Clean

    Residents Do Their Bit To Keep Our City Clean

    Published on Monday, 21st August 2017

    Fairfield City residents dropped off more than 76 tonnes of waste at Council’s annual Chemical and Electronic Waste Drop Off Day over the weekend.

  • PLC roof

    Prairiewood Leisure Centre gets new roof

    Published on Friday, 21st July 2017

    The Fairfield City community can be assured that their community assets continue to be well maintained by Council with the replacement of the roof at Prairiewood Leisure Centre.

  • Public toilet

    New self-cleaning toilets installed

    Published on Friday, 21st July 2017

    Fairfield City Council has installed two new automated self-cleaning public toilets at Canley Vale Town Centre and Cabravale Memorial Park.

  • New footpath connects Edensor Road

    Published on Friday, 7th July 2017

    Edensor Park residents and visitors will be able to get around their neighbourhood more easily with a new 850-metre footpath along Edensor Road from Bosnjak Oval to Allambie Road.

  • People on monkey bars

    Have fun and get fit at Obstacle Course Boot Camp

    Published on Monday, 19th June 2017

    If your goal is to lose weight, get fit, tone up or get stronger during the winter months then there is no more fun way to achieve it than to join Fairfield City Council’s Leisure Centre Boot Camp program at Fairfield Park Obstacle Course.

  • Cabramatta High School Mayor Frank Carbone donation

    Council helps students embrace science dreams

    Published on Thursday, 25th May 2017

    Council has donated $1,000 to Cabramatta High School to help them in their quest to send eight students to the Space Academy Program in the United States

  • Crescent parking

    Extra Crescent car parking spots open

    Published on Monday, 22nd May 2017

    Shoppers, visitors and local businesses will benefit from additional car parking spaces along The Crescent between Fairfield Train Station and Hamilton Road roundabout.

  • Educator reading to children at Marlborough Street Preschool

    High Quality Early Education And Care In Fairfield City

    Published on Wednesday, 26th April 2017

    Fairfield City Council’s Children and Family Services provide a range of affordable services from Long Day Care, Preschool and Family Day Care.

  • M4 Toll sign

    Fairfield calls for fast train and annual toll pass

    Published on Friday, 31st March 2017

    Fairfield City Council is advocating for a fast train alongside the M7 and other motorways and the need to establish an annual pass for frequent users of motorways, to reduce the strain on long-suffering commuters.

  • Intersection at Richards Road and Smithfield Road will be part of the upgrade

    Smithfield Road to be upgraded to four lanes

    Published on Friday, 31st March 2017

    Community consultation on the proposed Smithfield Road upgrade remains open until 7 April and Council is encouraging feedback on the upgrade between Polding Street and Elizabeth Drive.

  • Cabramatta Migrant Hostel photograph

    Journeys in Fairfield - A photographic exhibition

    Published on Monday, 27th March 2017

    Fairfield City Open Libraries will host a photographic exhibition, Journeys in Fairfield, representing the many migrants that came through the Fairfield migrant hostels of Cabramatta and Villawood.

  • Council Services Now Available At Fairfield Library

    Published on Wednesday, 22nd March 2017

    Fairfield City Council is increasing the number of services it provides across the Open Libraries network and as of 1 April 2017.

  • Children dance at Lunar New Year celebrations

    Thousands celebrate Lunar Festival

    Published on Tuesday, 14th February 2017

    Despite the heat, more than 8,000 people visited Cabramatta over the weekend to celebrate one of the most important events on the South East Asian calendar at the Cabramatta Lunar New Year festival.

  • Green team

    Green Team and mighty clean

    Published on Friday, 10th February 2017

    Fairfield City Council’s ‘Green Team’ has recently started working to maintain and beautify our City's 350 kilometres of main roads.

  • Mayor with Fairfield sign at Museum and Gallery

    Fairfield remains stand alone

    Published on Friday, 18th December 2015

    The NSW State Government announced its decision on the future of local councils. Fairfield City Council will stand alone.