Welcome to the GreenWay website!

The GreenWay is an urban green corridor in Sydney's Inner West. It is a bush corridor and a hub for community arts and groups, bushcare, walking and cycling. The GreenWay Community is maintaining a campaign to build an off-road shared path from the Cooks River to Iron Cove. This trail was to be built as part of the Inner West Light Rail Extension but was deferred by the state government. As an interim measure we have marked out an alternative route to help people travel along the corridor.  

This website is a portal to all GreenWay related activities in the catchment. Get involved in the site - register and add community events, send us resource materials, and add comments.  With your feedback we will continue to improve and evolve this site - let us know what you think!

Latest News

Lend a hand Bushcare Sunday November 16

Bushcare Sunday November 16, 9:00 am to 12:00 noon - Davis Street.  Entry is from Davis St and is right next to the Waratah Mills Light rail stop.  The forecast is currently look good for a mild day. There will be lost of good weeding to do and hopefully the soil will be kind be soft after recent showers.  All you need is covered footwear, a hat and sunscreen and some water to drink. Everyone is welcome and training and a delicious morning tea is provided.  For more details go to http://www.iweg.asn.au/

2014 GreenWay Art Prize winners announced

2014 GreenWay Art Prize winner  Laura Moore awarded by GM Ashfield Council Vanessa Chan 30 Oct 14 condensedThe winner of the 2014 GreenWay Art Prize is Laura Moore of Chippendale who has won a $4,500 prize package for her highly original interpretation of GreenWay themes in a video installation work.  This year 46 works were selected for exhibition from a total of 66 works submitted in the highly popular, annual community arts event that celebrates the precious urban green corridor in Sydney's Inner West.


Bandicoot Bushcare - October 19

Bushcare 2012The Bandicoot – IWEG bushcare group will be gathering next Sunday 19th at 9:00 am at Piggott St. Please note the summer time start before the days become too hot.  With all the rain in September and the burst of hot weather, weeding will be a big priority plus we have some plants to put into our rainforest corner.  Please remember to bring some water to drink, and wear long pants and sleeves, and a hat and some sun screen. No experience is required. Morning tea provided.

2014 Art Prize - entries have now closed

Unknown-3Entries have now closed for the 2014 GreenWay Art Prize.  Thanks and good luck to everyone who entered.  Selected applicants will be notified by October 17.  

The winner will be announced at the opening night of the GreenWay Art Exhibition, to be hosted by Art Est. Art School and Gallery, Leichhardt. The exhibition opens on October 30, and will run until November 10.

The GreenWay Art Prize Exhibition is sponsored by Ashfield, Leichhardt, Marrickville and City of Canterbury Councils, Art Est. Art School and Gallery, Derivan, maker of fine artist materials and Huxbury printing specialists.

More Articles...

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  2. Notice - Light Rail maintenance work
  3. Come to the Cooks River Forum
  4. Councils commit to GreenWay for at least five years!
  5. Care for Native Wildlife Course

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A skater captured his trip along the GreenWay starting from Leichhardt through to Iron Cove then back to Lewisham in Sydney's Inner West. Video created by Bo Yuan and Tim Hans.   GreenWay Map below created by Benjamin Salmon.


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