Cultural and creative life

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untitled (maraong manaóuwi): Jonathan Jones speaks

Discover the back story to Jonathan Jones’ epic installation at Hyde Park Barracks.

Sydney lets its pride flag fly for Mardi Gras

The festival sees the international symbol of pride at the top of the town.

Call for artists to capture Sydney’s lunar spirit

The City of Sydney invites artists to submit ideas for the 2021 Sydney Lunar Festival.

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.

Our librarians’ top picks for holiday reading

From well-known authors to talented newcomers, here are some great titles to get stuck into this summer.

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.


Featured in Arts & culture

Calling artists, designers and creatives: create the hero artwork for Sydney Lunar Festival 2022

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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