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City’s purrfect solution to stray cat problem

A humane program to reduce the number of stray cats in the inner-city has already seen dozens of unwanted kittens taken off the streets and adopted by Sydney families.

World class events a magnet for overseas visitors

Sydney’s world class events are a major drawcard for overseas visitors, with new statistics showing half those attending hail from the US, China, UK, Germany and other parts of Europe.

Top honours for city’s young achievers

Top honours for city’s young achievers

Building a more just, resilient and inclusive city

The City’s calling for ideas to make Sydney a more socially just and inclusive city, with proposals so far including more affordable housing, increasing Wi-Fi hot spots and a children’s ‘destination playground’ in the heart of the city.

Sydney businesses set new riding benchmark

For the second year in a row, Sydney has staged the most successful rides challenge in the world, with 4,465 workers from 359 businesses riding in the past month.

Digital connections for Aboriginal startups

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander entrepreneurs will be able to boost their digital technology skills and forge new business connections at a national summit supported by the City of Sydney.

City backs container deposit scheme

The City of Sydney is calling for a container deposit scheme to significantly increase recycling, reduce waste and protect wildlife and the environment from beverage container pollution.

New bike lanes open Green Square links

Construction will soon start on essential new bike links for the thousands of residents moving into Sydney’s booming Green Square area.

Dance away the Autumn school holidays

Dance workshops, cooking classes, snorkelling and jewellery design are some of the many activities on offer throughout the autumn school holiday program.

City’s street furniture wins top international award

Sydney’s stylish new street furniture has received top honours at the world’s most prestigious design awards.

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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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