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Festive audiences a boost for local businesses

19 April 2017

A new guide and seminar will help local businesses tap into Sydney’s booming festival scene, with expert advice on getting the most out of Sydney’s major events crowds. Lord Mayor Clover Moore said the new guide and seminar are part … Read more

Have your say on new park names

19 April 2017

Argyle St upgrade
Sydneysiders are invited to have their say on naming two new parks that will delight youngsters, green the city and pay tribute to local history. From early education pioneers to historic trams, the proposed names – Frances Newton Reserve in … Read more

Call-out to best in business

18 April 2017

Entries for the prestigious 2017 Sydney City Region business awards program are now open, with two new categories reaching out to startups and social enterprise businesses. The two additional awards – Startup Superstar and Excellence in Social Enterprise – join … Read more

Landmark chimneys preserve Sydney’s industrial past

18 April 2017

Sydney Park - 13th April 2017. City of Sydney are restoring the Sydney park chimneys.
It’s been many decades since lifelong Tempe resident Laurel Horton witnessed the bright, orange glow of the St Peters brick kilns firing through the night. Although the flames have long since extinguished, Ms Horton is thrilled that the legacy of … Read more

Sydney riders pedal to the moon and back

12 April 2017

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Sydney workers have pedalled an impressive 768,000 kilometres during the City of Sydney’s third annual Sydney Rides Challenge – the equivalent of riding to the moon and back. 4,421 staff from 432 businesses participated in the challenge, which aims to … Read more

Last updated: Thursday, 24 November 2016