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Helping people and their pets through ruff times

16 April 2014

Olga Wolfson with her mother, Bella and son, Daniel, 13, walking their dogs Snowball and Ricky near their Wooolloomooloo home
People experiencing ill health, family stress or homelessness no longer have to give up their pets, thanks to two special programs that aim to keep animals and owners together. The RSPCA’s Living Ruff and Pets for Older People programs, sponsored … Read more

Honouring our unsung war heroes

16 April 2014

Chairman of the Babana Aboriginal Men;s Group Mark Spinks and Lyall Munro leading the Coloured Diggers march
Sydney’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community leaders are inviting everyone to attend the eighth annual Anzac Day March and Commemorative Service in Redfern to honour Australia’s unsung war heroes. The Redfern Anzac Day March and Commemorative Service, supported by … Read more

Crowning glory for Surry Hills transformation

15 April 2014

Crown Street EOI_copyright City of Sydney
Local artists are being asked to put forward their big ideas for a major new artwork to grace the southern end of Crown Street in Surry Hills that will put the finishing touches to street transformation works. As part of … Read more

Sydney’s roofs sprout a growing trend

15 April 2014

Green wall at 1 Central Park
Cool, green roofs and walls are the hottest property trend – from bars to office blocks, apartments and swimming pools. Business owners and residents have expressed firm support for the environmental and social benefits of living greenery in response to … Read more

Exciting artwork to unlock the heart of Green Square

14 April 2014

South Sydney Hospital site, Zetland, Sydney - February 26, 2014:
The former Royal South Sydney Hospital site is set to become the creative heart of Sydney’s fastest growing new community as it is transformed into a major arts hub. A new $350,000 permanent public artwork will be the centrepiece of … Read more

Last updated: Thursday, 15 August 2013