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5 ways to rediscover the city centre

Sydney is bustling with new experiences, from live music to outdoor dining spaces and public art.

In pictures: Slide, splash and stretch at Sydney’s newest aquatic centre

Beautiful organic lines, a 60s beach culture throwback and links to people, place and culture. There’s more to our freshest pool than swim lanes and goal posts

What to do and where to eat during Sydney Lunar Festival 2021

Fabulous feasts, spectacular shows and magnificent artworks – it’s time to celebrate the Year of the Ox.

Sneak peek: Get ready to make a splash at our new aquatic centre

Gunyama Park Aquatic and Recreation Centre opens soon.

A star-studded line up for Sydney’s newest outdoor stage

Alex the Astronaut, Ben Lee, Sneaky Sound System, Emma Pask and Peking Duk to open Sunset Piazza in the city centre.

Discover the Lunar Lanterns

Discover 12 larger-than-life animal signs of the Lunar Zodiac from Circular Quay to Haymarket

Important information for Sydney New Year’s Eve 2020

The NSW Government is running New Year's Eve celebrations in 2020. Be aware of the restrictions and arrangements.

Sydney Park skate park is now open

It's time to get gnarly, dudes. Our new skatepark is open.

Christmas lights and decorations walk

Take a stroll past lights, decorations and shopping destinations. Discover the magic of Christmas on your mobile on a free self-guided tour.

The best things to do this Christmas

Grab your Santa hat – and your sunscreen – because it’s time to celebrate a summer Christmas. Here are some of the best ways to get festive in Sydney.


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