Cultural and creative life

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Welcome to our libraries

Hear from our library team about services available in our branches and online.

Love Sydney: a celebration of our city at the 2021 Sydney Mardi Gras Parade

Our 2021 float was a call to action to come back to the city we love. See it in all its sparkling glory.

Sydney personalities show off their favourite spots in the city centre

Discover hidden gems and forgotten favourites alongside local business owners including the owners of Hello Auntie and Frankie's Pizza.

Q&A: Sydney Lunar Festival 2021 artist Chrissy Lau

The award-winning creative shares her inspiration and hopes for the festival in a pandemic.

Walk the Lunar Lanterns your own way

From Circular Quay to Haymarket, discover the artists behind the lanterns and learn more about the 12 zodiac signs.

Watch: the making of Green Square’s newest artwork, Bangala

Explore the creation of 2 cast bronze Eora water carriers nestled in the wetland landscape of our new aquatic centre.

Apply now: Physical theatre studio 2021

Our friends at TINY studios are accepting applications for their part-time, year-long program.

Our facilities closed on Australia Day

City of Sydney libraries, community and customer service centres will be closed Monday 25 January and Tuesday 26 January.

4 new temporary artworks invite you to rethink the city centre

Have your fortune told by an interactive pink furry ghost or visit a biodiverse urban micro-forest.

Bring your workplace up close with refugee experiences

Hear some of the most important and inspirational stories of our time.

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Sydney personalities show off their favourite spots in the city centre

Watch: the making of Green Square’s newest artwork, Bangala

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