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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.
NewsSanta's Sydney shopping spreeFrom bikes to books, music to macarons – a local tour shows off the vibrant range of retailers ready and waiting for you.2 December 2020
NewsBe part of the Sydney Lunar Festival community performance programWe're seeking applications from groups to participate in the celebrations.1 December 2020
NewsChristmas lights and decorations walkTake a stroll past lights, decorations and shopping destinations. Discover the magic of Christmas on your mobile on a free self-guided tour.1 December 2020
NewsEvaluation shows community support for Erskineville pop-up cyclewayHave your say on our proposal to make the Erskineville pop-up cycleway a permanent part of the City’s bike network.30 November 2020
NewsAlfresco city: New outdoor dining opportunities releasedCafes, bars, theatres and restaurants could benefit from easier ways to serve customers outdoors.30 November 2020
NewsThe best things to do this ChristmasGrab your Santa hat – and your sunscreen – because it’s time to celebrate a summer Christmas. Here are some of the best ways to get festive in Sydney.27 November 2020
NewsDrop off your old clothes, electronics, polystyrene, soft plastics and moreGive these items a new lease of life at Recycle It Saturday on Saturday 5 December.26 November 2020
NewsChristmas cheer appears in Sydney’s city and neighbourhoodsPop-up musical performances in local villages, light displays, decorations, roving performers and more Christmas trees than ever.26 November 2020
NewsHave your say on the future of Sydney City FarmLet us know why the site matters to you and share your ideas on its future growth25 November 2020
NewsMandatory changes to Covid-19 check in for hospitality venues and other businessesFrom Monday 23 November 2020, the NSW Government has announced customers must check-in digitally.24 November 2020
Shape your city
We want to hear from you – the people who live, work, study and visit our city.
Vision settingCreating more public parkland by reconfiguring Moore Park Golf CourseOpen for feedback
Proposed works & maintenanceRainbow path design for Prince Alfred ParkUnder review
Proposed works & maintenanceYour feedback on proposed new synthetic sports field at Perry Park, AlexandriaOpen for feedback
Proposed works & maintenanceHave your say on new cycling connections in Alexandria and ErskinevilleOpen for feedback
Proposed works & maintenanceProposed improvements to Paddington War MemorialUnder review
Improving streets & public spacesHave your say about pop-up cyclewaysUnder review
Supporting communities & businesses
We’re committed to increasing cultural participation, and helping businesses to innovate, adapt and grow.
Cultural support & fundingSydney Lunar Festival 2021 associated events program
Cultural support & fundingCultural sector innovation grants
Community support & fundingCommunity services grants (Covid-19 recovery grants)
Business support & fundingCBD activation grants program
Things to see and do
We’re dedicated to delivering the best city environment for business, work, living and recreation.