Making green venues a tourism drawcard

Making green venues a tourism drawcard

Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 | Other, Sustainability

Leading hotels, event centres, museums and tourism bodies have joined forces with the City of Sydney to make Sydney a more globally recognised and sustainable destination for business and holidays. More than 30 local and international organisations from the accommodation … Continued

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E-waste drop off returns to Sydney Park

E-waste drop off returns to Sydney Park

Thursday, May 31st, 2018 | Sustainability

Residents can drop off their old TVs, computers and devices at the City of Sydney’s e-waste drop off at Sydney Park this weekend. The City’s quarterly e-waste drop offs are growing in popularity, with more residents choosing to dispose of … Continued

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Free and easy way to keep e-waste out of landfill

Free and easy way to keep e-waste out of landfill

Friday, March 9th, 2018 | Sustainability

Obsolete mobile phones, outdated devices and broken appliances cluttering up homes can be brought free of charge to Sydney Park for the first E-Waste collection day of 2018. Almost 90 tons of e-waste was recovered across the four e-waste collection … Continued

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Which bank takes green offices mainstream

Which bank takes green offices mainstream

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 | Sustainability

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) has slashed its carbon footprint in half, earning them signatory of the year at the CitySwitch National Awards held in Sydney overnight. The bank’s national energy reduction strategy helped them achieve a five star … Continued

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City keeps e-waste out of landfill

City keeps e-waste out of landfill

Monday, November 13th, 2017 | Sustainability

City residents are invited to drop off their unwanted electronic items to Sydney Park next Saturday 25 November for the final E-Waste collection day of 2017. Residents can drop off everything, from old TVs and computers to worn out power … Continued

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City takes the lead in Australia’s war on waste

City takes the lead in Australia’s war on waste

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 | Sustainability

The City of Sydney will trial separate weekly residential rubbish collections for food waste and textiles and introduce weekly e-waste pickups in the most comprehensive strategy to tackle residential waste in Australia. Council unanimously approved the collections as part of … Continued

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Spring has sprung at Sydney City Farm

Spring has sprung at Sydney City Farm

Thursday, October 19th, 2017 | Green spaces, Sustainability

Sydneysiders are invited to sample rural living in the heart of the inner city at the launch of the Sydney City Farm community hub and cropping area on Sunday 29 October. Built by the City of Sydney and established by … Continued

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