Sydne - August 21, 2015: Moore Park (photo by Jamie Williams/City of Sydney)

$8 million in new street trees to cool Sydney

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017 | Sustainability

An extra $8 million will be spent over the next 10 years to increase Sydney’s street tree canopy and reduce the damaging heat island effect. The City of Sydney’s draft budget provides an additional $2.8 million to plant 100 more … Continued

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Sydney -July 30, 2016:  Hannah and Eliana at the East Sydney Early Learning Centre opening (photo by Jamie Williams/City of Sydney)

Glebe birthday celebrations open to all

Monday, May 8th, 2017 | Community, Culture, Events

One of Sydney’s most popular libraries will celebrate its 20th birthday with an open day with live music, workshops, dancing and storytelling. Glebe Library will host a free open day on Saturday 20 May with events and activities taking place … Continued

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Heritage festival gives voice to Sydney’s past

Friday, April 28th, 2017 | Other

Communities rallying round workers during the Great Strike to complaints of odours from ‘bothersome tripe’, are some of the issues covered on a series of history talks on the Sydney of yesteryear as part of Australia’s biggest annual heritage festival. … Continued

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