You've gotta love this city
All about us
Our local area is made up of many diverse communities – people from a wide variety of cultural and socio-economic backgrounds – with around 177,000 people living in the City of Sydney. Every weekday 600,000 people travel here for work, study, shopping and sightseeing. 20,000 different businesses employ 385,000 people.
Altogether the residences and businesses occupy 32 million square metres of floor space across the 26.15 square kilometre local area.
Tales of the City
The City employs around 1,700 staff to provide services to residents, local businesses, workers, students and visitors in many varied roles including arborist, early childhood teacher, ranger, garbage collector and public art conservator, to name just a few.
Come behind the scenes and view our videos below to meet our staff and find out how we make Sydney sing! You can also view more on our YouTube channel.
If you want to join us to make a difference, check out our our careers section.
Business Precinct Manager
Principal Design Manager for Landscape Architecture
City of Sydney
City Centre Curatorial Advisor
City of Sydney
Sustainability Engagement Coordinator
Smart Green Apartments Program
A behind-the-scenes look at the
running of Australia’s global city.
City Farm Project Manager
Visitor Services Officer
Manager - Events & Filming Liaison
Meet Jeff Cruz, User Education Librarian, who teaches free IT courses at the City's libraries.
Manager - Strategic Community Consultation
Specialist Project Manager
Sydney Town Hall restoration
Security Operator at the City of Sydney
On The Buses
Phil Atkinson, Acting Co-ordinator &
Graham Wellington, Community Bus Driver
Bay Street Depot, Ultimo