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Welcome to the Newport Residents Association Website

The next meeting of the Newport Residents Association will be held on Tuesday 15th April 2014 at the MONA VALE Community Hall at 7 pm. An Agenda will be posted under the Menu item 'Meetings & Events' app one week before the meeting. There has been a conflict with an exhibition at our normal Newport venue, hence our relocation to Mona Vale for this meeting.

The next meeting is a special meeting as we have Superintendent D Darcy of the Northern Beaches Local Area Command at the meeting to address us on what has been an ongoing problem of behaviour and property damage at Newport over the last 12 months or so.

 All community members are encouraged and are most welcome to attend, it is important that we have as many Newport and other interested residents and business representatives in attendance to take advantage of this opportunity.  

 We apologise that this site has not been operational for over 9 months. We are in the process of making a number of provider changes but this will take another month or so.  Until we have it fully operational there is no access to attachments or stored documents but we will endeavour to update you with what is happening as much as possible. Thank you for your forbearance. 


Current Issues:

o       Old Caltex Site Development Application - The Land & Environment Court was to determine the matter last Friday 14th March 2014 and we are waiting for the decision. (Please refer to the Menu item for this matter) See March 2014 update. 

o       373 Barrenjoey Rd Newport (second proposed non-complying development next to Coles supermarket This has now been refusedby Council and we believe is now dead). (Please click on the menu item to see further details).

o       A new State Planning System - there are major changes being contemplated (please click on the menu item for further details and the NRA submission of June 27th 2013) 

o       The Rezoning of the Foamcrest Ave Carpark has been signed off by Sam Haddad as delegate of the Minister for Planning & Infrastructure. Click on the  Menu item for further details.

o        Pittwater Council plan for Rezoning & Reclassification of community land at Kitchener Park, Mona Vale to allow them to sell the COMMUNITY LAND to raise money (even after their new rate increases). For more information go to the website The site contains a petition that can be printed off and signed. Submissions can be sent to Pittwater Council- Rezoning Application No: R0001/11

o       Northern Beaches Bus Rapid Transport Feasibility Report - click on the following link for an update

o       Air quality concerns in Newport. (Click on the  Menu item for further details)

o       Skate Park for Newport

o       Newport residents Assn support the U3A (University of the 3rd Age) program where interesting speakers talk on may varied subjects on scheduled Wednesdays at the Newport Community Centre. Please refer to the Menu item to see the current program.

and much more....