City e-waste collectio day

Community support zero waste to landfill

Friday, March 3rd, 2017 | Sustainability

Sydneysiders can safely dispose of their old TVs, computers, power tools and other unwanted electronic items at the City of Sydney’s next e-waste collection day: Saturday 11 March, Sydney Park. The Lord Mayor said the City’s efforts to encourage responsible … Continued

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Welcome Tree grows compassion for refugees

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017 | Community, Culture, Events

A ‘welcome tree’ where Sydneysiders can display messages of support for refugees and asylum seekers is one of many highlights of the City of Sydney’s 15th annual Living in Harmony Festival this month. Iranian refugee, artist and engineer Majid Rabet … Continued

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Many ways to celebrate our city’s senior residents

Monday, February 27th, 2017 | Community, Culture, Events

Older people can enjoy everything from free music performances and cooking workshops to comedy debates and zumba as part of next month’s Seniors Festival. The southern hemisphere’s largest celebration for elderly people will feature a range of free events and … Continued

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Good Neighbourhood BBQ, Tote Park, Zetland. 30th March 2016.
Photo by DAMIAN SHAW / CITY OF SYDNEY

City parks set for sizzles

Monday, February 27th, 2017 | Community, Events, Green spaces

The City of Sydney’s popular Good Neighbourhood BBQs will return to nine City parks throughout March and April. A joint initiative of the City of Sydney and NSW Police, the Good Neighbourhood BBQs are part of the City’s efforts to … Continued

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Say YES to love for everyone

Friday, February 24th, 2017 | Culture, Events

The City of Sydney will show its support for creating equality at the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras parade with a “Say Yes To Love” parade entry. Created by designer Genevieve Blanchett, the entry features a giant inflatable map … Continued

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