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Drumming a new beat on business growth

Three business experts are banding together to encourage Sydney businesses to support local artists and improve night time event offerings by doubling their work places as live music venues.

Seeing harmony in the heart of Chinatown

Chinatown residents and business owners enjoyed a guided tour of the area’s new people-friendly central plaza on Sunday.

Urban forest to grow for National Tree Day

Volunteers can help expand Sydney’s green, cool canopy for National Tree Day by planting over 2,000 native seedlings at Jubilee Park in Glebe on Sunday 31 July.

One-man band now a big business success story

A digital agency that started as a one-man band in a city basement and now counts some of Australia’s biggest corporations as clients has taken top honours at the prestigious 2016 Sydney City Business awards.

City container deposit trial heralds NSW scheme

The City of Sydney has welcomed the NSW Government’s decision to introduce a state-wide container deposit scheme to encourage recycling and reduce plastic pollution resulting from beverage containers.

New Darlinghurst childcare to delight youngsters

A beautifully designed early learning centre – with indoor and outdoor playgrounds, a striking rooftop play area and interactive digital classroom technology – will be opened by the City of Sydney later this month.

Green Square art to create great public spaces

Green Square is set for two new pieces of fantastic public art: a light tower that displays real-time environmental data in abstract watercolours, and a repurposed vintage plane that encourages us to reflect on migration.

New facilities to meet growing community’s needs

Green Square residents enjoyed a sneak preview of the City of Sydney’s new $18 million creative hub and childcare centre over the weekend.

Behind the scenes at historic community hub

Woolloomooloo residents gathered over the weekend to witness firsthand the City of Sydney’s final renovation changes to its much-loved community centre.

Cleaning out household chemical clutter

From old car batteries to paints, solvents and pesticides, Sydneysiders are encouraged to raid their garden sheds and cupboards for unwanted chemicals they can safely discard at the City of Sydney’s free chemical drop-off day today (Saturday 16 July).

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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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