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More community gardens to bloom across the city

The City of Sydney’s popular community gardens program is turning pockets of urban spaces into productive organic gardens run by local residents.

Cultures break bread for harmony festival

Sydneysiders can learn how to make bread, or simply break bread, with friends and family while learning about other cultures at the Living in Harmony festival in March.

New Green Square parks for growing community

The City of Sydney is designing and building dozens of new parks and open spaces in one of Sydney’s fastest growing areas to take the total number of Green Square parks to more than 40.

Nominations open for city’s young achievers

The City of Sydney has introduced three new awards to recognise the achievements of young people and youth projects across Sydney.

Free trees boost inner-city happiness

Newtown’s Eleanor Ryan starts every day with a meditation session next to her beloved Maple tree, one of 1,000 trees given away as part of the City of Sydney’s free tree giveaway.

City businesses get on board for free advice

Dozens of local small businesses took advantage of free professional advice from industry experts when the Small Biz Bus pulled up at Town Hall on George Street today.

Sydney rolls out welcome mat for sea life

Sydney is rolling out the welcome mat for sea creatures along its picturesque foreshore, with specially designed flower pots and mats creating new habitats for marine life.

Bikes are next stop for Sydney commuters

With the increasingly popular Sydney Rides Business Challenge in full swing, commuters are being encouraged to ride to work and beat the traffic.

City’s Mardi Gras proposal: Let’s get married Australia

The City of Sydney has made a vow its entry in this year’s Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras, ‘Let’s Get Married Australia!’, will be its biggest and best in more than a decade’s involvement in the parade.

Blue forest raises awareness of urban greenery

Pyrmont’s Pirrama Park will be transformed into a surreal forest of blue trees around the world’s greatest harbour to raise awareness of the human impact on the environment.

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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:
02 9246 7292 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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