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Community library marks new chapter for Darling Harbour

A striking circular building at Darling Harbour will house a new City of Sydney library for the area’s existing and incoming residents, following an agreement with Lendlease.

Free plant giveaway fills the city in living colour

The City of Sydney will spread colour across the city today when it gives away thousands of beautiful blooms and plants from the stunning Living Colour summer displays.

Free trees boost inner-city happiness

Newtown’s Eleanor Ryan starts every day with a meditation session next to her beloved Maple tree, one of 1,000 trees given away as part of the City of Sydney’s free tree giveaway this weekend.

Sydney’s biggest ever Chinese New Year

More than one million visitors enjoyed more than 70 events during Sydney’s Chinese New Year Festival, confirming its stature as the largest and most successful outside Asia.

Free plant giveaway fills the city in living colour

The City of Sydney will spread colour across the city when it gives away thousands of beautiful blooms and plants from the stunning Living Colour summer displays.

New signs wish all Sydneysiders bujari gamarruwa

New signs in the City of Sydney’s parks now welcome people with the words bujari gamarruwa, which means ‘good day’ in the language of the traditional custodians of this land, the Gadigal People of the Eora Nation.

People with disability taking active community roles

The City of Sydney and St Vincent de Paul Society are working together to help change the lives of people with a disability by increasing community ties.

Global leader helps build a stronger, more inclusive Sydney

One of the world’s most inspiring leaders, the former President of Ireland and former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Mary Robinson, will bring her expertise to the challenges of improving social outcomes for Sydney’s growing population.

New fitness hubs shape up the city’s parks

It’s easier than ever for Sydneysiders to keep fit and healthy with new outdoor fitness hubs set to appear in selected City of Sydney parks.

Housing providing better lives for city youth

A new brokerage fund to pay rental bonds on apartments and other costs holding young people back from accessing housing has helped improve hundreds of lives in the past year.

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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:
0400 331 027 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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