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Events and festivals in Sydney

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Our Sydney Festival highlights

With opera, dance, performance art and music, plan your festival from 5 to 29 January.

Proud, pink and full of pop: The artwork making Oxford Street look the part

With visitors from all over the world in town for Sydney WorldPride, making sure the strip looks its best was front of mind for the City of Sydney.

Sydney Modern opens with artworks you can’t miss

After a decade of planning and construction, the expansive new building hits the scene in true style with showstopping pieces.

Friends come together to celebrate 50 years of Australia-China relations

How people find community at our libraries.

The City of Sydney increases support for Sydney WorldPride

The global event will also be a launchpad to revamp Oxford Street.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Advisory Panel: Open for nominations

You must live, work or study in the City of Sydney area to be eligible to nominate.

Support Indigenous Business Month

From cafes to graphic designers, horticulturalists to workwear, we're highlighting some brilliant Indigenous businesses to check out.

Be part of the Sydney New Year’s Eve volunteer team

We're recruiting for the event from 27 December to 31 December.

Help bring Aboriginal stories to life on the harbour

Be part of Yananurala, a new walk that celebrates connection to Country through art and installations

In pictures: Sydney mourns Queen Elizabeth II

Floral tributes and flags at half-mast marked the death of Her Majesty.


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9 Vivid Music events under $30 (and lots of freebies)

New mural depicts obscured faces from Australia’s past

Seeking young people to join our training and mentorship program


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