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City of Sydney vow for White Ribbon

Friday, November 24th, 2017 | Community

City of Sydney staff will today don their togs and lace up their runners to raise money for White Ribbon Australia and take a stand against domestic violence. At the City’s annual staff biathlon, staff will run through the Domain … Continued

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City of Sydney Christmas launch, Martin Place,  Sydney, 22nd November 2017.
Photo by Damian Shaw / City of Sydney

Concerts bring festive cheer to Sydney’s villages

Friday, November 24th, 2017 | Community, Culture, Events, Other

Sydneysiders are invited to pack a picnic for a night of entertainment in some of the city’s best-loved parks as part of the City of Sydney’s annual Christmas program. The village Christmas concerts in December will feature live entertainment, carols, … Continued

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Morgan Huida using the new Turruwul Park fitness hub.
Photo by Damian Shaw / City of Sydney

Free fitness at your local park

Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 | Green spaces

Active residents will have more opportunities to practice their squats and burpies with the roll-out of 17 new pieces of exercise equipment in Waterloo. Council unanimously approved plans the new station on Monday night. Lord Mayor Clover Moore said the … Continued

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Sleighbells ring in our Aussie Christmas

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 | Community, Culture, Events

Sydney is set to celebrate Christmas like no other city, with a program of uniquely Aussie festivities and tradition with a twist. Lord Mayor Clover Moore today launched the 2017 Sydney Christmas program at Martin Place, which features 30 days … Continued

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Newtown , Sydney - 4th January 2017. Websters Bar.

Experts shine a light on night-time global cities

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 | Culture

Night-time culture experts from global cities including Amsterdam, Berlin and London will come together to discuss what makes a world-class night-time economy at a forum in Sydney next week. Speakers including Amsterdam’s first night mayor, Mirik Milan, will address night-time … Continued

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Surry Hills Library, SYdney - 26th August 2017. The makerspace program invites families and children to City of Sydney Libraries for a fun afternoon tinkering with anything from simple electronics to robotics. (Model release: ER20170826-Makerspace Family fun day -00014.jpg)

Robot world at Sydney’s libraries

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017 | Community

The Sydney community can embrace all things inventive and creative with new robots, circuits, electronics and coding tools available for loan from local libraries. After its successful ‘maker and creator’ series, the City of Sydney has purchased new ‘makerspace’ items … Continued

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