Local South Sydney News
Celebrating the young leaders of Sydney
April 18, 2018
A student leader who has worked on water programs in India, a lawyer involved in juvenile justice, and a team tackling mental health and substance abuse issues, were last ni...
Anzac Dawn Service
April 18, 2018
Join Council and the Coogee Randwick Clovelly RSL Sub-branch for a special ANZAC Dawn Service at beautiful Coogee Beach this Anzac Day from 5.30am to 6.30am.
Citizen scientists needed for Sydney Park survey
April 11, 2018
Visitors to Sydney Park have spotted everything from powerful owls to emerald-spotted tree frogs, now the City is inviting community members to become citizen scientists and help d...
Free trees for City of Sydney residents
April 04, 2018
Residents are invited to attend the annual free tree giveaway at Sydney Park on Saturday 7 April to help grow our urban forest.
Residents can choose up to two trees from 24 differ...
Festival of fun and dance for older Sydneysiders
March 28, 2018
From a Zumba Gold street party to a comedy show and pop-up exhibition, this April promises plenty of smiles for older Sydneysiders.
The City of Sydney’s Seniors Festival, fr...
Sydney opens doors for international students
March 23, 2018
Close to 1,000 students from more than 60 nations gathered at Sydney Town Hall to be welcomed to their new home by lifesavers, firefighters, police and members of the local Aborigi...
Inner city locals save time and cash by bike
March 13, 2018
The City of Sydney’s “Give Yourself A Lift” campaign aims to take pressure off public transport services in the Green Square area by promoting the benefits of rid...
Work underway on state-of-the art aquatic centre
February 28, 2018
Work has begun on the City of Sydney’s new aquatic centre in Green Square, the largest to be built in Sydney for almost 20 years.
Lord Mayor Clover Moore was joined by a tea...
Lifeguards close La Perouse beaches following shar
February 23, 2018
Randwick City Council Lifeguards are closing beaches around La Perouse on Saturday 24 February following a shark attack at Congwong Beach at around 6pm this evening Friday 23 Febru...
Delegation brings Sydney a real taste of China
February 20, 2018
Shaolin monks from the birthplace of Chinese civilisation will bring their spectacular kung fu moves and weaponry to Sydney this month as part of the City of Sydney’s Chinese...
New Year brings ancient China to modern Sydney
February 16, 2018
Mastering the art of Chinese dance means racking up thousands of air miles for Cynthia Xin, who frequently visits China to train for the Sydney Chinese New Year Festival.
Vacant block to become new community square
February 07, 2018
The City of Sydney will soon begin transforming a vacant block of land in Waterloo into a new community square with garden terraces, a paved courtyard and spaces for performances, ...
Revitalising the shopping heart of Surry Hills
February 07, 2018
The City of Sydney is helping make Surry Hills more appealing and liveable with extra space for shops and apartments, and open space for recreation.
Council has approved a plannin...
Rediscover La Perouse on Sunday
January 31, 2018
9:30am - 6pm
La Perouse, corner Endeavour Drive and ANZAC Parade
Rediscover Sydney's beautiful La Perouse with a day of free family entertainment, music, to...