10,000 calls to keep Sydney open after dark

10,000 calls to keep Sydney open after dark

Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 | Culture

More than 10,000 people have given their opinion on the future of Sydney’s nightlife. Sydneysiders want to see more shops, restaurants, cafes, small bars and live music venues staying open after dark, both in established late-night precincts and in their … Continued

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New artwork to celebrate Gadigal Country

New artwork to celebrate Gadigal Country

Monday, June 18th, 2018 | Community, Culture, Events

A stunning new artwork by celebrated local Aboriginal artist Shannon Foster will be displayed across street banners and signs during NAIDOC Week and throughout the year to celebrate the world’s longest living culture. Naba Gumal, (‘Family and Friends’) features stencilled … Continued

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Little lives as seen through the lens

Little lives as seen through the lens

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 | Culture, Events

Young Sydney photographers aged between three and 11 years are invited to submit images for the City of Sydney’s annual Little Sydney Lives photography competition and exhibition. Budding photographers are encouraged to capture images of what life in Sydney means … Continued

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Everyday Australian Life caught on camera

Everyday Australian Life caught on camera

Monday, June 4th, 2018 | Culture, Events

Professional and amateur photographers are invited to capture their most magical, inspiring or everyday experiences for one of the country’s biggest photography competitions. The Australian Life photography competition and exhibition organised by the City of Sydney tells everyday stories of … Continued

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15 great minds to help boost Sydney’s nightlife

15 great minds to help boost Sydney’s nightlife

Friday, May 11th, 2018 | Culture

Fifteen experts from the local nightlife and creative sectors have been selected to join the City of Sydney’s new advisory panel, charged with helping reinvigorate the city after dark. The experts, who represent the hospitality, live music and performance, theatre, … Continued

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Call for artists to bring lunar lanterns to life

Call for artists to bring lunar lanterns to life

Friday, May 4th, 2018 | Culture, Events

The City of Sydney is seeking concepts from artists and creatives for contemporary outdoor lantern installations as part of the 2019 Sydney Chinese New Year Festival. The Lunar Lanterns exhibition features 12 giant lanterns representing the animal signs of the … Continued

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