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Little Sydney Lives photography competition: 2018 winners Cultural and creative life

Little Sydney Lives photography competition: 2018 winners

Everyone sees the world differently. As the 2019 contest launches, here’s what’s captured the eyes of our pint-sized snappers last year.

Discover the winners of the 2018 Australian Life photography competition Cultural and creative life

Discover the winners of the 2018 Australian Life photography competition

With a $10,000 prize, Australian Life is one of the most prestigious photo contests. Ahead of its 2019 launch, here are last year’s finest frames.

The best places to see artworks at night in Sydney Cultural and creative life

The best places to see artworks at night in Sydney

Some of Sydney’s most inspiring art comes come to life when darkness falls. Venture into the neighbourhoods to discover the places that locals love.

How I started this thing: Destructive Steps Support for arts and culture

How I started this thing: Destructive Steps

Jo Hyeon Yoon, Destructive Steps Dance Association president, shares how a little extra cash helped him to start a world-renowned street dance competition.

Little known sites of life and death in Sydney streets Our history and heritage

Little known sites of life and death in Sydney streets

Explore what lies beneath our feet with former sites of cemeteries and hospitals

Great Eora fisherwomen remembered in ‘bara’ artwork Our history and heritage

Great Eora fisherwomen remembered in ‘bara’ artwork

The women were a common sight around Port Jackson for generations, singing as they rowed and fished.

Odd jobs of our city’s past Our history and heritage

Odd jobs of our city’s past

We’ve sure seen a lot of change in our 175+ years of operation. We’ve dug into the archives to come up with 6 odd jobs that no longer exist at the City.

Artwork tells secret stories in billboard-sized letters Cultural and creative life

Artwork tells secret stories in billboard-sized letters

Surry Hills artwork, Village Voices, reflects personal experiences.

World’s longest living cultures celebrated at NAIDOC in the City 2018 Cultural and creative life

World’s longest living cultures celebrated at NAIDOC in the City 2018

Sydneysiders gathered to experience Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art, food and music.

The story of Victoria Park Our history and heritage

The story of Victoria Park

Victoria Park has a long history of being a place for the people. View its evolution in pictures

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