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The City of Sydney wants the law changed to allow short-term holiday services, such as Airbnb, so long as neighbouring properties and traditional visitor accommodation services are not adversely affected.
Sydneysiders who live in apartments, or those interested in buying one, are invited to a series of free workshops tackling the big issues of city living, from parking and pets, to noise and strata levies.
Sydneysiders have recycled enough household batteries to power a family washing machine for three-and-a-half years, since a trial began at the City of Sydney’s e-waste drop-off points.
Sydney has seen pop-up shops, pop-up cafes and even pop-up yoga – now young residents can look forward to a pop-up skate park.
The City of Sydney is hosting a series of Good Neighbourhood BBQs this March and April, giving residents a chance to get expert safety advice while meeting their neighbours.
Celebrities get on board for Chinese New Year finale
The City of Sydney will signal the start of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Festival by raising the rainbow flag above the city’s most important civic building, Sydney Town Hall.
Australian and international artists, curators and creatives are being invited to be part of one the country’s best temporary art programs – the City of Sydney’s year-round Art & About Sydney.
A 19th century fountain in Hyde Park that was one of Sydney’s first water bubblers is being restored to its former glory.
Sydney’s Chinese New Year Festival began tonight with 12 zodiac animal lanterns in some of Sydney’s most iconic locations illuminated for the first time.
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