Local South Sydney News
Raising funds and awareness of water safety in Ne
January 10, 2019
The City of Sydney will partner with one of Australia's largest volunteer-based community organisations to help raise funds and awareness of water safety in New South Wales.
Sydney’s spectacular welcome to 2019
January 03, 2019
Sydney Harbour has once again played host to the biggest and best New Year's Eve fireworks display, with more than one billion people around the globe tuning in last night to...
Old welcome heralds New Year of recognition
December 26, 2018
Sydney's iconic New Year's Eve celebrations will see an age-old Aboriginal tradition of Calling Country that will welcome the International Year of Indigenous languages in 20...
Jobs boom in the heart of the city
December 17, 2018
A new survey released today reveals that jobs are booming in the City of Sydney area with an extra 66,017 jobs created in the five years from 2012 to 2017 - an increase of 15...
Getting ready for NYE in Sydney City!
December 10, 2018
Sydney Harbour will come to life on New Year's Eve with a five-minute mini-movie animation inspired by the Aussie music anthem, 'Great Southern Land'.
Created with award-win...
Share bikes help fill in transport gaps
December 04, 2018
New figures show more than 22,000 share bike trips are taking place in Sydney each week.
“Despite some initial teething problems and changes in the market, there&rsquo...
Summer splash at aquatic centre open days
November 30, 2018
Sydneysiders can enjoy a free dip on the first day of summer with open days at four City of Sydney aquatic centres.
Open on Saturday 1 December from 10am to 3pm, the aquatic...
Bold plan to preserve rare Sydney buildings
November 04, 2018
City of Sydney Councillors have approved a bold new plan to protect some of Sydney's most significant twentieth century buildings from being destroyed.
A heritage study co...
Festive playground launches Christmas in Sydney
October 31, 2018
The City of Sydney is launching a brand new Christmas festival that will transform the centre of Sydney into a festive playground for the first time.
Taking over the streets...
New chapter opens in Green Square
October 31, 2018
A milestone was reached in one of Australia's biggest urban development sites with the official opening of a stunning, underground library and plaza by Lord Mayor Clover Moor...
Ocean plastic transformed into amazing artwork
October 09, 2018
An art installation comprised of 2,255 orange spheres made from 120 kilograms of ocean debris will be suspended from the ceiling of Customs House from Saturday 6 October.
Clearer rules for busking in Sydney
October 04, 2018
The City of Sydney is asking the public for feedback on a new policy for busking.
The new approach will open up busking opportunities in more city locations and replace...
Plan to protect Sydney’s critical services
September 23, 2018
Lord Mayor Clover Moore today welcomed a new plan outlining how the state’s critical infrastructure and emergency response services would be protected during major di...
In the saddle for Sydney Rides Festival
September 18, 2018
The City of Sydney's popular bicycle festival returns bigger than ever this October, with the launch of a bumper festival program for people of all ages.
Rolling out ov...