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Strengthening communities with BBQ fun

22 October 2014

Good Neighbourhood BBQ.
The City of Sydney is hosting a series of free ‘Good Neighbourhood BBQs’ in October and November to provide locals with a chance to get expert safety advice while enjoying a bite to eat. As part of the City’s efforts … Read more

Feathered urban dwellers in spotlight for spring

21 October 2014

Bird watching Sydney Park
The City of Sydney’s feathered urban dwellers will be put under the spotlight this month as volunteers take part in an annual survey that aims to help preserve local bird life. The survey, on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 October, … Read more

Climate action hailed in green awards

20 October 2014

hybrid truck in sustainable fleet.
The City of Sydney’s energy-saving green fleet is one of four City programs nominated for a prestigious Green Globe Award for environmental leadership. The NSW Government Green Globes are awarded annually for excellence in environmental leadership and innovation. Winners will … Read more

World’s walking experts step into Sydney

20 October 2014

C.O.S - Walking Sydney images…Circular Quay and Customs House 2014
Leading international experts on walkable cities have descended on Sydney for Walk21 – a three-day event co-hosted by the City of Sydney and the NSW Government. Hundreds of delegates from the US, Asia, the UK, Canada and New Zealand will … Read more

Red carpet treatment for bumper cruise season

20 October 2014

COS Volunteer Tourist Info Guides
The City of Sydney’s dedicated cruise ambassadors are out in force greeting the first of some 10,000 international ship passengers expected to arrive in the Harbour City between now and May. Throughout the season the volunteer ambassadors will meet and … Read more

Last updated: Thursday, 15 August 2013