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Women entrepreneurs changing lives

A home chef program helping reduce child hunger, wearable technology that detects diseases and an ethical vegan fashion brand are among 12 female-led startups from India that will be vying for funding in Sydney.

Paceway makes way for a new Harold Park

3.8 hectares of expansive new parkland will open to the public for the first time at the official opening of Harold Park, the site of a former paceway, next weekend.

City twitchers all aflutter for National Bird Week

City “twitchers” are invited to celebrate National Bird Week by taking part in Australia's biggest citizen science project or by joining one of several bird-spotting strolls.

China’s growth is big business for Sydney

Local businesses will hear how they can tap into the opportunities created by China's rapid urbanisation at a major business forum and networking event in Sydney this month.

Ocean plastic transformed into striking artwork

An art installation comprised of 2,255 orange spheres made from 120 kilograms of ocean debris will be suspended from the ceiling of Customs House from Saturday 6 October.

Clearer rules for busking in Sydney

The City of Sydney is asking the public for feedback on a new policy for busking.

Step up for Walk to Work Day

Lord Mayor Clover Moore is encouraging Sydneysiders to walk to work on Friday 5 October for national Walk to Work Day.

Business success all about the customer

A successful global entrepreneur and chef who credits time spent in Australia with kick starting his business empire is heading to Sydney to share his recipe for creating profitable community enterprises.

Sydney kids set for a digital detox at The Big Adventure

Sydney Park will be transformed into an action-packed pop up adventure playground on Saturday 6 October, for the opening event of this year's Sydney Rides Festival.

Global business landing pad ready for take-off

A new program that will provide office space and support for international companies and entrepreneurs from Asia and China looking to do business in Sydney is set to launch, thanks to support from the City of Sydney.

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Media contacts

To ask a question, report a problem, or provide feedback to the City of Sydney 24/7, call:
02 9265 9333

For media inquiries and interviews, contact the City’s media team on:
0400 331 027 or email mediateam@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au

For interviews or comments from the Lord Mayor, contact:
02 8974 4165 or email lordmayormedia@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au

Notifications and opportunities
If you’re a journalist and would like to receive our media releases and alerts, please email your name, title and contact details to mediateam@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au with the words ‘Subscribe to news list’ in the subject field.

Journalism students
The City of Sydney receives a large number of requests from journalism students seeking assistance with assignments. In an effort to assist students and ensure there is readily available information on the City’s projects and programs, every effort is made to ensure City of Sydney News and the City’s corporate website are up-to-date with news and announcements. Please note, however, that due to extremely busy workloads City staff are not available to undertake media interviews for student projects.

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