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Sydneysiders take to the streets in record numbers

New research has revealed that more people than ever before are walking and riding in the City of Sydney, with double the number of people now cycling regularly.

Drawing on young talent for Year of the Tiger

The City of Sydney is calling on budding young artists to help make our Year of the Tiger celebrations a roaring success, with a competition that will see their designs on display across the city.

Yananurala – acknowledging Country on Sydney harbour‘s foreshore walk

A name from the Gadigal language has been selected for a nine-kilometre walk that highlights Aboriginal history and culture at places along the Sydney harbour foreshore.

Artists have eye on the tiger for new lunar designs

Local artists are being given the chance to unleash their imaginations for Sydney’s Lunar New Year celebrations as the city prepares to ring in the Year of the Tiger in 2022.

Unfiltered – young reflections of Sydney life

Twenty of NSW’s youngest photographers have shared their impressions of life in the city as finalists in one of Australia’s top image competitions.

Diverse depictions of Australian Life

Hundreds of amateur and professional photographers from around Australia have submitted entries for one of the country’s biggest annual photography prizes.

City ramps up the fun for inner west skaters

Skateboard, scooter and BMX riders of all levels looking for a new outdoor exercise option in the inner west can celebrate the opening of a new skate plaza at Federal Park in Annandale.

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.

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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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