Many ways to celebrate this city’s 175 years

Many ways to celebrate this city’s 175 years

Monday, October 16th, 2017 | Culture, Events

Interactive talks, music performances, a primary school program and an exhibition of rare photographs and artefacts are just some of the attractions marking next month’s 175th anniversary of the City of Sydney. The City will open the doors of Sydney … Continued

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New composition for a grand old dame

New composition for a grand old dame

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 | Culture, Events

One of the largest instruments of its kind in the world that has entertained audiences young and old for more than a century is about to enter a new world of music. To celebrate the magnificence of Sydney Town Hall’s … Continued

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175 years of leading, governing and serving the city

175 years of leading, governing and serving the city

Thursday, July 20th, 2017 | Culture, Events

Sydneysiders will have an opportunity to explore the city’s rich history and heritage in a major exhibition marking the 175th anniversary of the City of Sydney Council. Incorporating 175 objects from the City’s civic, history and archive collections – many … Continued

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Heritage festival gives voice to Sydney’s past

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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Welcome ‘facelift’ for heritage town hall

Welcome ‘facelift’ for heritage town hall

Thursday, March 16th, 2017 | Community, Development

Alexandria’s much-loved Town Hall will soon undergo a restoration aimed at restoring the 136-year-old building to its former glory. Proposed work on the heritage listed building on Garden Street includes restoring the façade, roof and interiors, to ensure it continues … Continued

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