Eric Hung (centre) from Paddington is the 1 Millionth customer at Prince Alfred Mark Pool in Surry Hills, David Riordan (city of Sydney operations director) (right) and James Ellender (NSW state manger for Belgravier the company that manages the pool) (left).
Photo by Damian Shaw / City of Sydney

Sydney swimmers say thanks a million

Thursday, February 16th, 2017 | Community, Green spaces, Sustainability

Sweltering Sydneysiders have flocked to the City of Sydney’s award-winning pools in record numbers to escape the prolonged heatwave. More than one million customers have now passed through the turnstiles of the City’s five fitness and aquatic centres in just … Continued

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City Thought Leaders Joseph Valore and Sarah Doyle

Dishing out expert business advice

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017 | Business

Aspiring restaurateurs looking to move into Sydney’s competitive dining scene are being advised they need to be well prepped as they won’t get a second chance to make a good first impression. Joseph Valore and Sarah Doyle, co-owners of popular … Continued

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Sydney - September 17, 2015: (l-r) Beck Dawson and Lord Mayor of Sydney Clover Moore at the announcement of Beck Dawson's appointment as Sydney's City Resilience Officer (photo by Jamie Williams/City of Sydney)

Heatwaves are Sydney’s deadliest threat

Friday, February 10th, 2017 | Sustainability

Heatwaves pose a more deadly and destabilising threat to the Sydney metropolitan area than all other potential natural or unnatural disasters, with Sydney’s Chief Resilience Officer Beck Dawson calling for a greater level of planning and preparation to combat future … Continued

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Sydney businesses ride to better productivity

Monday, February 6th, 2017 | Business, Transport

Thousands of Sydney workers will enjoy less stress and boost their productivity this March by taking part in the Sydney Rides Challenge. The four-week challenge gets businesses competing for the most staff riding bikes and promotes a healthy and active … Continued

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