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Media releases

Warm welcome for newest Green Square residents

2 May 2016

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More than 100 families on lower incomes have moved into Green Square’s fast-growing town centre, following the opening of a major new affordable housing development. The City of Sydney and affordable housing provider City West Housing rolled out the welcome … Read more

City seeks innovative ideas to boost young audiences

28 April 2016

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Unsold seats at theatre, dance and music performances across the city could soon be filled with school students getting their first taste of Sydney’s diverse cultural life for as little as $10 a ticket. The City of Sydney is investigating … Read more

How mate with a truck launched a tech revolution

28 April 2016

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When senior Macquarie analyst Tim Fung asked a mate with a truck to help him move house, he stumbled upon a business idea that has inspired a multi-million dollar tech startup success story. Five years on, the online and mobile … Read more

Breaking ground on Green Square creative hub

27 April 2016

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Construction of the City of Sydney’s $18 million creative hub at Green Square is now underway, following a sod-turning ceremony today at the former South Sydney Hospital site in Zetland. Lord Mayor Clover Moore was joined by a team of … Read more

Haymarket businesses on board for free advice

26 April 2016

Lord Mayor Clover Moore with the Small Biz Bus
Small business owners can take advantage of free professional advice from industry experts when the Small Biz Bus pulls into Haymarket next month. Operated by the Office of the NSW Small Business Commissioner, the Small Biz Bus travels to business … Read more

Last updated: Tuesday, 1 December 2015