175 reasons to take a trip down memory lane

175 reasons to take a trip down memory lane

Tuesday, October 24th, 2017 | Culture, Events, Other

1842 was a landmark year for Sydney – the City of Sydney was established with elections, offices and all the benefits of a free society, with Council holding its first ever meeting on 9 November the same year. The 19th … Continued

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175 items reveal the changing face of Sydney

175 items reveal the changing face of Sydney

Friday, October 20th, 2017 | Culture, Events

From city streets paved with wood, gas lighting and livestock markets to omnibuses and horses – today’s Sydney is vastly different from the day the City Council was founded. Sydneysiders can explore the changing face of their city through 175 … Continued

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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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