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Christmas in the city makes a comeback

Sydney will come alive with four weeks of Christmas festivities next month – from concerts, trees, choirs and performers to markets, decorations, fireworks and Santa.

Green oasis opens in booming Sydney neighbourhood

A new park has opened in one of Sydney’s busiest neighbourhoods, creating a relaxing green oasis that pays homage to the area’s past.

Australian leaders come together for supercharged CityTalk

Government and industry leaders will come together next month to discuss how Australia can become a renewable energy superpower.

Fashion’s night out brings buzz back to the city

The biggest one-night shopping event in Australia returns to Sydney next week and is expected to attract tens of thousands of visitors into city centre retailers and businesses.

Final steps to complete world class boulevard

The ongoing transformation of George Street in the heart of Sydney is set to enter a new stage with plans underway to complete its pedestrianisation.

Walk Country and learn about Sydney Harbour’s Aboriginal history

Eleven interpretive markers highlighting historically significant Aboriginal people and places have been installed along the Sydney Harbour foreshore.

City opens discussion on Sydney’s long-term prosperity

The City of Sydney is asking for input on a new economic strategy to help guide post-pandemic recovery and cement Sydney’s place as a revitalised, premier destination for business, retail, tourism and employment.

Sydney Streets come to life in spring festivals

High streets across Sydney’s local villages will close to traffic and be transformed into spaces for walking, shopping, dining, and entertainment in a series of special events during October and November.

Survey to reflect trends in a changed city

The City of Sydney is encouraging local businesses to take part in a major survey that will provide vital insights into how the city has changed in the wake of the Covid pandemic.

Prize-winning pics depict life portraits

A striking image of two women night-hunting for file snakes in the Northern Territory has been selected as the winner of the 2022 Australian Life photography competition.

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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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