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City of Sydney News
The latest updates from the City of Sydney. Stories, photos, videos and podcasts about our local area.
NewsA city reawakening: people share what they missed about Sydney People watching, Opal cards and haircuts: surprising and heartwarming things residents, workers and visitors longed for during Covid.13 April 2021
NewsShare your condolences for Prince PhilipTo honour the passing of HRH the Duke of Edinburgh, we’ve opened an online condolence book.13 April 2021
NewsGeorge Street to become destination boulevardMaking way for more walking, open space and outdoor dining.12 April 2021
NewsRegister your interest to become our events and festivals charity partnerWe’re seeking charity partners for Sydney New Year’s Eve, Sydney Christmas and Sydney Lunar Festival12 April 2021
NewsLet’s dance: Sydney locals share top places to boogie With Covid restrictions easing, we asked you to name the nightclubs, bars and pubs perfect to bust a move.7 April 2021
NewsBig ideas: Night of free talks at Sydney city venuesRaising the Bar: Light Rail edition gets leading innovators to discuss today’s issues from culture to technology.6 April 2021
NewsCalling artists, designers and creatives: create the hero artwork for Sydney Lunar Festival 2022We're seeking to appoint an artist, designer, creative or creative agency to produce the hero artwork for the 2022 Sydney Lunar Festival.30 March 2021
NewsSydney’s culture set for a comebackNew planning rules to revitalise the $4 billion night-time economy30 March 2021
NewsDouble demerits apply for EasterSpeeding, mobile phone, seatbelt and helmet offences attract heavier penalties.30 March 2021
NewsIn pictures: Easter in Sydney over the yearsPhotos from the City of Sydney archives show how our city celebrated in time gone by.29 March 2021
Supporting communities & businesses
We’re committed to increasing cultural participation, and helping businesses to innovate, adapt and grow.
Business support & fundingMajor events & festivals charity partnership: register your interest
Cultural support & fundingSydney Lunar Festival 2022 hero artwork EOI
Cultural support & fundingWoolworths building scaffold wrap: Request for ideas
Talks, courses & workshopsBusiness seminars and programs
Business permits, approvals & tendersApply for outdoor dining approval
Things to see and do
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