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10 great reads for armchair travel

From well-known authors like Bill Bryson to talented newcomers, explore the world with these titles suggested by our City of Sydney librarians.

Welcome back to our libraries

Hear from our library team about available services and what we’re doing to keep you safe when you visit.

New cultural, business activation and community Covid-19 recovery grants are now open

Adapt your business, revitalise our city centre and support our communities.

Supporting Sydney’s international students through the Covid pandemic

We’re working to coordinate services to give our vulnerable international students the support they need

What it felt like when live theatre returned to Sydney

The Darlinghurst-based Griffin Theatre Company is back, with a new Covid-safe venue. We headed out to join the celebrations.

Theatre in a pandemic: Inside the reopened Giant Dwarf

New headquarters, programming and hygiene measures at 280 Cleveland Street’s home of experimental theatre.

Share your feedback about attending events in Sydney

We want to know how you’re feeling about attending events at the moment

How a local vintage retailer became a night time live music venue

The success of after-dark events prompted Woolloomooloo retailer Grand Days to make the store a true day-to-night space

Australian feminist icons illuminate Sydney laneway for International Women’s Day

‘Patchwork of Light’ by Lara Schnitger champions equality for all.

In pictures: A mystery ride with Art & About’s Passenger

A conversation on a bus, a cowboy and a horse at White Bay.


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