James Waugh’s discerning descriptions provide a glimpse of Sydney life in 1861. Here are our favourite must-see sites from the city’s past.Cultural and creative life
DEMO is a raw blend of skating, parkour, dance and BMX. It's a fast-paced art performance unlike anything seen before.Better streets and spaces
One of Australia’s most important buildings will remain in public hands with the City of Sydney purchasing the landmark from the federal government.Our history and heritage
From finding an easy bike route to tracking sharks, maps continue to be popular and important. Find the hidden detail in these representations of Sydney.Things to do
Under the floor of Customs House lies a mini metropolis.Health and wellbeing
Here’s how to stay cool when temperatures get hot.Waste, energy and water
There’s a story behind these 2000-odd orange spheres. And it might just change the way we handle marine debris.
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