Better streets and spaces

Improving our parks, buildings and connections

69 posts in Better streets and spaces

Paving the way for a people-friendly city centre

More spaces for people walking on George Street will support businesses and attract visitors back to Sydney’s city centre.

Our vision for a grand public square at Tech Central

A new square at Sydney’s Central station will make the area a greener and more enjoyable place to walk, travel and visit.

More native plants for people and pollinators in Pyrmont

Volunteers plant the finishing touches at Maybanke Park for local bees – and residents – to enjoy

New recreation centre for sports-loving Sydney locals

The ultimate warehouse conversion in Alexandria.

A new place to play in the heart of Surry Hills

Local kids see their ideas come to life as the Shannon Reserve Playground reopens.

Park life: Our improved playgrounds and reserves

We’ve been putting the finishing touches on precious green pockets in Forest Lodge and Rosebery.

Creating a people-friendly city centre

We’re turning more of George Street into a pedestrian-only boulevard

Behind the scenes: A virtual tour of Green Square’s stunning new pool

Construction of our beautiful Gunyama Park Aquatic and Recreation Centre in Sydney’s inner south is taking shape.

Preserving Sydney Town Hall for future generations

The final stage of a conservation project will see Sydney Town Hall completely restored for all to explore and enjoy.

Greening Waterloo

The inner-city suburb will be enveloped by a lush canopy of new trees following overwhelming support by residents.


Featured in Planning & building

Breathing new life into the city’s laneways

A new cycleway for King Street

How you can help Oxford Street keep its vibe


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