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60 posts in Cultural and creative life

Sydney lockout laws lifted

Our city is open again thanks to restrictions eased in the city centre and on Oxford Street.

Sydney New Year’s Eve fundraising appeal at more than $13m

Thanks to the generosity of locals and visitors, a staggering $13.3 million has been raised for the Red Cross disaster relief and recovery fund.

Celebrate outstanding young people and youth workers

Nominations are now open for the Betty Makin Youth Awards.

Our librarians top picks for holiday reading

From harrowing true tales to a witty guide to modern life, get inspired with these titles for all ages.

WorldPride heads to Sydney

Dance and sing, get up and do your thing: We’ll welcome all LGBTIQ communities at the 2023 event.

6 ways First Peoples’ stories define Sydney’s Harbour Walk

Artworks, language and sitelines weave together 9km of the foreshore.

In pictures: Sydney’s newest library opens in Darling Square

Playful architecture, innovative design, a makerspace, dinosaurs and of course books, there’s plenty to explore at Darling Square Library.

Customs House forecourt transforms into a skate park for DEMO

DEMO is a raw blend of skating, parkour, dance and BMX. It's a fast-paced art performance unlike anything seen before.

New spaces and places to get creative in Green Square

From crafty corners to curated events, here are 5 great reasons to explore Sydney’s newest town centre.

Sydney’s best public artworks for kids

Public art is for everyone, and that includes the little ones. Discover 4 playful artworks that you and your kids will love.


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