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City gears up for a cracker Christmas

27 October 2016

Christmas Sleigh and Lord Mayor through the CBD 2015
Sydney’s Christmas season will kick off with two simultaneous outdoor concerts in the city featuring children’s entertainers, the Moorambilla Voices choir, surprise special guests and an appearance by Santa Claus. The City of Sydney will mark the start of its … Read more

Safer, healthier city communities continue to thrive

26 October 2016

Green Square - May 17, 2014: Tara Welsh, Sebastian Strakowicz and Phoenix Andreasson enjoying the Green Square Markets in Joynton Park, Zetland.  (photo by Jamie Williams/City of Sydney)
Sydney city residents are more engaged in their community, undertaking more physical activity, feeling safer and attaining ever higher levels of education, City of Sydney research has revealed. ‘Community Wellbeing Indicators 2016’ reports on more than 100 aspects of community … Read more

A HEARD gallops into the city

26 October 2016

Pitt Street Mall will be transformed into a performance space this November, with 30 life-size ‘horses’ dancing in unique, choreographed pieces as part of Art & About Sydney. Sixty local dancers in horse ‘sound suits’ of brightly-coloured raffia will come … Read more

Community advocate leaves lasting legacy

25 October 2016

A tireless community advocate, civil servant and much-loved Glebe resident, Robyn Kemmis’ contribution to the City of Sydney will be commemorated with a park named in her honour. The pocket park on Franklyn Street, Glebe will be known as Robyn … Read more

Learn the art of building a successful business

25 October 2016

Surry Hills, Sydney - 12th October 2016. Founder & Director of Art Pharmacy Emilya Colliver will speak at the next City of Sydney Business 101 Seminar: New Business Concepts. (Model release: ER20161011-Business 101 -00431.jpg)
Sydney entrepreneurs who have transformed traditional business models with innovative ideas to attract customers will share their best advice for forging ahead at a free City of Sydney business seminar. The City’s Business 101 Seminar: Going against the grain – … Read more

Last updated: Tuesday, 1 December 2015