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Climate tech startups and scaleups to benefit from new Sydney business innovation hub

A new, affordable innovation space in the heart of Sydney is set to boost the city’s startup ecosystem and economy, create more jobs, strengthen global connections and support action on climate change.

Plans for Waterloo and Alexandria to create more than 15,000 jobs

The City of Sydney has released strategic plans to encourage business development, entertainment and retail opportunities along Botany Road and the north Alexandria light industrial area.

City offers relief through lockdown

Local businesses, the creative sector and vulnerable communities are set to benefit from lockdown relief from the City of Sydney.

New school offers top class spaces for all

Designs for a state-of-the-art primary school and multi-purpose community space in Sydney’s Green Square have been unveiled by the City of Sydney and NSW Department of Education.

Artwork to memorialise people who lost their lives to AIDS

A garden within a garden will be installed in Green Park opposite St Vincent’s Hospital to commemorate those who died of AIDS and HIV-related illnesses.

Dining goes street-side across Sydney

Inner-city restaurants, bars and cafes are backing fast-tracked alfresco dining options, as Sydneysiders show they’re happy to pull up a seat and relax in the new-look street eateries.

Pop-ups to go permanent as rider numbers rocket

Sydney’s pop-up cycleways will be in place for up to two years and two popular cycle routes will become permanent under plans approved by the City of Sydney.

Sydney’s new buildings soar towards net zero

New buildings will be more energy efficient, use more renewable energy and support the transition to net-zero emissions under an Australia-first plan to include energy targets in development applications.

New planning controls to help Oxford Street shine

The Oxford Street cultural and creative precinct will be transformed under ground-breaking City of Sydney plans to revitalise the area.

Artwork honouring First Nations community to overlook Sydney harbour

A gleaming six-metre high monument inspired by shell fishing hooks handcrafted and used by local Aboriginal women for generations will soon take pride of place high on the lawns overlooking Sydney harbour.

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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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