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312 media releases

  • 今夜的悉尼光辉将更加灿烂夺目

    今年的悉尼跨年庆典上,色彩绝伦的灯光效果将配合8吨飞天腾跃的烟花以空前的光辉闪耀悉尼海港大桥(Sydney Harbour Bridge),让悉尼在世界迎新的版图上更加醒目,愉悦更多观众的感官。

  • Sydney will shine brighter on NYE

    Dramatic lighting displays beaming from Sydney Harbour Bridge in time with eight tonnes of fireworks will be seen by the naked eye further across Sydney this New Year’s Eve than ever before.

  • Hugh Jackman’s firework to star on NYE

    Home grown superstar Hugh Jackman is celebrating coming home to Sydney by unveiling a spectacular gold and silver shooting fireworks display he has designed for the 2017 Sydney New Year’s spectacular.

  • Love is in the air this New Year’s Eve

    Love and acceptance will take centre stage this New Year’s Eve as the Pet Shop Boys help Sydney celebrate marriage equality and next year’s 40th Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras.

  • Sydney a wonderland these summer holidays

    From cooking lessons to rock climbing, archery to laser tag, there’s an activity for kids of all ages in Sydney over the summer school holidays.

  • Wonder and hope to radiate this NYE

    Sydney New Year's Eve official artist Nadia Hernández will bring the wonder of summer in Sydney and hope for the future to this year's celebrations across the city.

  • Welcome to Country comes to life for NYE

    A stunning animation featuring a grandfather and grandson’s journey along the rivers of the Eora Nation will come to life on the pylons of the Sydney Harbour Bridge this New Year’s Eve as part of the Welcome to Country ceremony.

  • Smart street furniture and free wifi to transform Sydney

    Free public wifi and new bus shelters, kiosks and public toilets equipped with digital technology will start rolling out across Sydney within the next two years as part of a major overhaul of the city’s street furniture.

  • Surplus sale creates more affordable housing

    The City of Sydney is creating even more opportunities for social and affordable housing in the inner city, with another subsidised sale of surplus land to a community housing provider bringing the total to more than 1,800 places.

  • Easy access map tracker a first for NYE

    People who use wheelchairs and families with prams will find it easier to experience Sydney New Year’s Eve, thanks to a new accessibility-friendly mapping service.

  • Local students welcome international arrivals

    International students arriving at Sydney Airport will be greeted by many friendly faces as local students take part in a successful work experience program aimed at creating great first impressions of our global city.

  • Dressing up for a very Surry Hills Christmas

    Surry Hills is set to celebrate all things Christmas with decoration workshops, free gift wrapping services, live DJ, kids’ entertainment and photos with Santa.

  • Safety first for revellers these summer nights

    Safety ambassadors will patrol city streets, information kiosks will stay open late and secure taxi ranks will be staffed until 5am as part of a City of Sydney program designed to keep partygoers safe this summer.

  • Which bank takes green offices mainstream

    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.

  • Keeping older people safe in our city

    The City of Sydney’s community centres will this month host free information sessions for older people to learn more about their rights and available support services to protect them from abuse.

  • Now’s the best time to kick start Sydney startups

    There’s never been a better time to launch a global startup business, says a leading visiting tech entrepreneur, who believes he can help kick start the careers of hundreds of Sydney companies.