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Garage business goes global by getting social

Sydney jewellery maker Nikita Majajas says she wouldn't be in business without social media. The one-woman enterprise credits Instagram for transforming the designs crafted in her garage into a global brand.

Working together to reduce strata stress

A series of free workshops in English and Chinese will help both strata-dwelling owners and renters tackle issues including pets, levies and noisy neighbours.

New ideas for more diverse housing in the city

The City of Sydney is calling for new ideas to boost the diversity of housing across the city, with a focus on identifying and developing new models to increase affordable housing supply.

New urban oasis in the heart of Green Square

Garden terraces, a paved courtyard, trees, seating and public art are at the heart of a $5 million world-class space for gatherings and relaxation in Green Square.

Everyone has a say in shaping Sydney’s future

Sydney residents, workers, businesses, students, and visitors are being called on to share their vision of what the city should be like in 2050.

New inner city park to spark kids’ imaginations

Stepping stones, distorting mirrors, a rain wheel and timber animals will form the heart of an imaginative new children's playground in Darlinghurst.

Electronic repairs an Aussie-first for community shed

Australia’s first community hub dedicated to the reuse and repair of household electronics has opened its doors at Sydney’s Green Square.

City’s float unites the world at Mardi Gras

The City of Sydney will proudly show its support for the LGBTIQ community with an entry in this year’s Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras parade that celebrates the festival’s 2019 theme, ‘fearless’.

Mobilising community to overhaul proposed Waterloo overdevelopment

Local residents and businesses are invited to a meeting to discuss the future of Waterloo following the release of NSW Government plans to triple the number of dwellings in the area.

Catering to Chinese visitors will grow local businesses

A new program is set to help Sydney businesses tap into the Chinese tourism boom.

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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

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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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