30 Hickson Road, Barrangaroo Sydney - 8th September 2016. The Better Buildings Partnership has developed a new leasing standard which helps tenants and landlords strive towards sustainability outcomes. From left: BBP Officer Alberto Tobia, City of Sydney CEO Monica Barone, Sustainable Buildings Co-ordinator Ben Thomas, DEXUS Legal Counsel Claire Hasham and DEXUS Head of Sustainability Paul Wall.
Photograph by: Katherine Griffiths / City of Sydney

Green building leases set a new gold standard

Friday, September 16th, 2016 | Sustainability

A world-first green leasing standard will help landlords and tenants benchmark their agreements against others and save on power and water bills thanks to a City of Sydney-led partnership. The award-winning Better Buildings Partnership (BBP), a collaboration of major property … Continued

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Drum roll for the happy snappers…

Friday, September 16th, 2016 | Culture, Events

Lord Mayor Clover Moore last night announced the winners of this year’s Australian Life and Little Sydney Lives photography prizes and launched the exhibitions in Hyde Park. Jon Lewis from Wombeyan Caves, in the NSW Southern Highlands, won the prestigious … Continued

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Village voices to unleash our inner city poets

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016 | Other

Sydneysiders can unleash their inner poets this month by contributing to a new public artwork that will display local stories and ideas in a Surry Hills laneway. Commissioned by the City of Sydney, Village Voices by Sydney-based artist Astra Howard … Continued

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Festival love in Surry Hills

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016 | Community, Culture, Events

A flying trapeze, global food market, architecture tours and kids workshops are just some of the attractions at the Surry Hills Festival this month. Supported by the City of Sydney, the ‘Stories, Love and Tales’ themed festival on Saturday 24 September … Continued

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