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Glebe resident Judy Christie creates urban oasis for local wildlife Local ecology

Glebe resident Judy Christie creates urban oasis for local wildlife

Following the City of Sydney's release of a free habitat creation guide, we drop in on a lush, wild garden, complete with native plants, trees and a frog pond.

Baby swans born in Sydney Park wetlands Local ecology

Baby swans born in Sydney Park wetlands

Meet the newest (and cutest) members of the park’s feathered family.

9 ways to ditch single-use plastic Sustainable living

9 ways to ditch single-use plastic

Choose to refuse – swap small single use items to make a big impact.

5 minutes with environment grant recipient Professor Sara Wilkinson Local ecology

5 minutes with environment grant recipient Professor Sara Wilkinson

Sydney’s future looks green with new wallbots.

Birders, pack those binoculars. It’s time for a field trip. Local ecology

Birders, pack those binoculars. It’s time for a field trip.

There are only a few spots left for an adventure to Scheyville National Park.

How to recycle your Easter chocolate wrappers Sustainable living

How to recycle your Easter chocolate wrappers

Planning on getting stuck into some chocolate this Easter? Foil chocolate wrappers are 100% recyclable! Find out how to recycle them properly.

Getting ready to go 100% renewable Waste, energy and water

Getting ready to go 100% renewable

From next year, we’ll source 100% renewable energy to meet our electricity needs – well ahead of our 2030 deadline.

Tips for growing trees in pots Sustainable living

Tips for growing trees in pots

A little planning, regular care and knowing when to re-pot will help your tree stay healthy.

In pictures: See the scale of solar power in Sydney Waste, energy and water

In pictures: See the scale of solar power in Sydney

You know and love these Sydney buildings, but we’ll bet you didn’t know they are generating solar power on their roofs.

What Christmas left behind: a guide to what you can and can’t recycle Sustainable living

What Christmas left behind: a guide to what you can and can’t recycle

From shiny wrapping paper to old Christmas trees, the City of Sydney’s waste and recycling expert shares her tips on tidying up after the festive season.

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