Local Eastern Suburbs and Sydney City News
School holiday fun at NAIDOC in the City
June 25, 2017
With dance and music workshops, sports clinics, face painting and storytelling, children of all ages can kick off their school holidays with a bang at NAIDOC in the City.
Bike riding twice as popular in inner Sydney
June 20, 2017
nner Sydney residents are riding bikes at double the rate of greater Sydney, according to a new independent survey.
Results of the nationwide survey released today found 20 per ce...
Much needed boost to affordable city housing
June 20, 2017
The City of Sydney has announced new projects to significantly grow the number of affordable rental housing units in the city and help at-risk young people from becoming homeless.
Big new skate space in Sydney Park
June 18, 2017
Skateboarders will soon be able to kick-flip and shove-it at Sydney Park, which is earmarked to be home to one of Sydney’s biggest public skate spaces.
A proposed scope of w...
Bondi Wave music conference returns !
June 15, 2017
The Bondi WAVE Music Industry Conference is back this June with an exciting line up of professionals to help equip budding talent with the information and resources needed to be su...
Game changing plan for zero household waste
June 14, 2017
A bold new City of Sydney plan to ‘Leave Nothing to Waste’ will introduce nation leading new residential waste collection streams to increase recycling and set a path t...
Remembering the strike that stopped the nation
June 08, 2017
The City of Sydney and Carriageworks have collaborated on an exhibition to mark the centenary of one of Australia’s largest industrial disputes that took place in the middle ...
Sharing a unique lens on life in Australia
June 05, 2017
Amateur and professional photographers are invited to submit images that depict their interpretation of life in Australia for one of the country’s most prestigious photograph...
Dramatic glaciers transform construction sites
June 04, 2017
Hoardings around city construction sites will become works of art with everything from a dramatic panorama of Patagonian glaciers to vegetables sculpted into everyday objects.
Winter Magic is back at Bondi Beach in July
June 02, 2017
For the first time in history, the Bondi Eye, a 32 metre high ferris wheel, will give visitors a birds eye view of the iconic beach during the annual Bondi Winter Magic program.&nb...
Warm welcome for refugees in Sydney
June 01, 2017
Sydneysiders will warmly welcome refugees and asylum seekers this month, with the City of Sydney hosting a range of events and celebrations to mark Refugee Week.
$26 million infrastructure plan for east Sydney
May 30, 2017
The City of Sydney is investing an extra $26 million on major projects that will improve connections and public spaces across the city’s east over the next 10 years.
Sydney City Council Commits to ongoing funding to
May 24, 2017
The City of Sydney is continuing its practical support for specialist homelessness services in the inner city, with funding to support people sleeping rough into safe accommodation...
Sydney's popular guided bike tours are back
May 22, 2017
Sydney’s popular guided bike tours are back, with an inner-city chocolate ride, foodies market crawl, and a family ‘two ducks’ ride added to the line-up.