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Checking in on the wellbeing of our city

A survey of city residents will seek to understand the wellbeing of local communities to ensure Sydney remains a sustainable, liveable, safe and culturally vibrant city.

Food scraps trial to reduce landfill

The City of Sydney is inviting 100 apartment buildings and 300 houses to join its first food scraps collection trial in mid-2019.

First World War ‘digger’ comes home

The first statue of a World War I soldier carved in Australia has returned to its original home in time for the centenary of the guns falling silent on the Western Front.

We want to hear your vision for Sydney’s future

The first round of public meetings to kick-start the development of the City of Sydney’s new strategic plan, Sustainable Sydney 2050, will start next week.

Plans unveiled for a more diverse, late-night city

Lord Mayor Clover Moore has released a bold new plan to jump start Sydney's nightlife and economy.

Asia insights for growing businesses

A local business owner who has expanded her China tourism enterprise across Asia is encouraging small business owners to take the opportunity to learn from industry experts.

Iconic post office building a showcase of Indigenous culture

The City of Sydney has purchased the iconic Redfern Post Office with a plan to turn it into a local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural hub.

Bold plan to preserve rare Sydney buildings

City of Sydney Councillors have approved a bold new plan to protect some of Sydney's most significant twentieth century buildings from being destroyed.

City bridging the gender pay gap

In a new policy move, the City of Sydney will soon start paying superannuation for up to 52 weeks for staff on parental leave.

Festive playground launches Christmas in Sydney

The City of Sydney is launching a brand new Christmas festival that will transform the centre of Sydney into a festive playground for the first time.

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

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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.

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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