Neon noodles light up Chinatown again

Neon noodles light up Chinatown again

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017 | Culture, Other

A large scale fibre optic artwork affectionately dubbed the ‘upside-down noodle bowl’ has returned to the heart of Chinatown 20 years after it was first installed by the City of Sydney. The brightly lit dome, titled Heaven, and a series … Continued

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Glittering line-up for Christmas in the city

Glittering line-up for Christmas in the city

Monday, November 6th, 2017 | Culture, Events

Sydney’s festive season officially arrives on Saturday 25 November with two free concerts in the city centre featuring leading musicians and children’s entertainers, Christmas lights and projections, Santa Claus and fireworks. The City’s annual Christmas program, including a Christmas concert … Continued

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A world of culture on a budget

A world of culture on a budget

Thursday, November 2nd, 2017 | Culture

Young Sydneysiders can see the best theatre, music and dance performances in town for as little as $5, thanks to a new digital platform backed by the City of Sydney. The City has provided $85,000 seed funding for Playwave, a … Continued

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175 reasons to take a trip down memory lane

175 reasons to take a trip down memory lane

Tuesday, October 24th, 2017 | Culture, Events, Other

1842 was a landmark year for Sydney – the City of Sydney was established with elections, offices and all the benefits of a free society, with Council holding its first ever meeting on 9 November the same year. The 19th … Continued

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Countdown is on for Sydney Christmas

Countdown is on for Sydney Christmas

Tuesday, October 24th, 2017 | Culture, Events

Two city centre concerts featuring top Australian performers will herald the start of a month-long program of Christmas festivities in Sydney. The simultaneous concerts in Martin Place and Hyde Park on Saturday 25 November at 6:30pm will feature performances by … Continued

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175 items reveal the changing face of Sydney

175 items reveal the changing face of Sydney

Friday, October 20th, 2017 | Culture, Events

From city streets paved with wood, gas lighting and livestock markets to omnibuses and horses – today’s Sydney is vastly different from the day the City Council was founded. Sydneysiders can explore the changing face of their city through 175 … Continued

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