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Making green venues a tourism drawcard

Leading hotels, event centres, museums and tourism bodies have joined forces with the City of Sydney to make Sydney a more globally recognised and sustainable destination for business and holidays.

School holiday activities to beat the winter blues

Sydney students can create their own short movies, learn how to make jewellery or join in various sports and recreation programs as part of the wide range of activities on offer these school holidays.

10,000 calls to keep Sydney open after dark

Sydneysiders want to see more shops, restaurants, cafes, small bars and live music venues staying open after dark, both in established late-night precincts and in their own neighbourhoods.

Local community creates dynamic new street art

Woolloomooloo residents have painted a colourful new mural that represents the tight knit community’s dynamic culture and unique identity.

New artwork to celebrate Gadigal Country

A stunning new artwork by celebrated local Aboriginal artist Shannon Foster will be displayed across street banners and signs during NAIDOC Week and throughout the year to celebrate the world's longest living culture.

Refugees share stories on the need to belong

A passionate advocate for Muslim and non-Muslim women in Australia, and a refugee who is helping fellow asylum seekers access micro-financing are some of the influential speakers at this year's Refugee Week celebrations.

Transformed buildings enriching community life

A new creative hub, childcare centre and community shed are among the City of Sydney urban projects nominated for prestigious design awards.

Little lives as seen through the lens

Young Sydney photographers aged between 3 and 11 years are invited to submit images for the City of Sydney’s annual Little Sydney Lives photography competition.

Everyday Australian Life caught on camera

Professional and amateur photographers are invited to capture their most magical, inspiring or everyday experiences for one of the country's biggest photography competitions.

E-waste drop off returns to Sydney Park

Residents can drop off their old TVs, computers and devices at the City of Sydney’s e-waste drop off at Sydney Park this weekend.

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:
0400 331 027 or email mediateam@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au

For interviews or comments from the Lord Mayor, contact:
02 8974 4165 or email media@clovermoore.com.au

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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.

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:
0400 331 027 or email mediateam@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au

For interviews or comments from the Lord Mayor, contact:
02 8974 4165 or email media@clovermoore.com.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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