Local West Sydney News
The boom in Chinese visitors will grow local busin
February 17, 2019
A new program is set to help Sydney businesses tap into the Chinese tourism boom.
Presented by the City of Sydney and Asialink Business, the China tourism program offers mastercla...
World champion lion dancers in Sydney
February 06, 2019
An all-female group of lion dancers – recently crowned world champions – are celebrating with pride as they perform at this year's Sydney Lunar Festival.
The five lion...
Sydney hosts dumpling eating record
February 01, 2019
Sydney is making a bid to break the world record for the most people eating dumplings in one location at the same time.
As part of its Sydney Lunar Festival, the City of Sydney wi...
Sydney’s spectacular welcome to 2019
January 03, 2019
Sydney Harbour has once again played host to the biggest and best New Year's Eve fireworks display, with more than one billion people around the globe tuning in last night to...
Old welcome heralds New Year of recognition
December 26, 2018
Sydney's iconic New Year's Eve celebrations will see an age-old Aboriginal tradition of Calling Country that will welcome the International Year of Indigenous languages in 20...
Jobs boom in the heart of the city
December 17, 2018
A new survey released today reveals that jobs are booming in the City of Sydney area with an extra 66,017 jobs created in the five years from 2012 to 2017 - an increase of 15...
Getting ready for NYE in Sydney City!
December 10, 2018
Sydney Harbour will come to life on New Year's Eve with a five-minute mini-movie animation inspired by the Aussie music anthem, 'Great Southern Land'.
Created with award-win...
Festive playground launches Christmas in Sydney
October 31, 2018
The City of Sydney is launching a brand new Christmas festival that will transform the centre of Sydney into a festive playground for the first time.
Taking over the streets...
Strathfield Council elect new Deputy Mayor
October 04, 2018
Strathfield Council is pleased to announce that last night the Council elected a new Deputy Mayor – Councillor Matthew Blackmore.
Community Mulch Day
October 04, 2018
Get your green thumbs working! Bring your garden waste to Community Mulch Day for mulching or just rock up and take away a trailer load of chipped mulch for free!
Summer Hill Neighbourhood feast
October 04, 2018
Sunday, 7 October 2018, 10am-4pm
Lackey and Smith Streets, Summer Hill
Summer Hill is renowned for its heritage architecture, contemporary restaurants, great coffee an...
Global business landing pad ready for take-off
September 26, 2018
A new program that will provide office space and support for international companies and entrepreneurs from Asia and China looking to do business in Sydney is set to launch, ...
In the saddle for Sydney Rides Festival
September 18, 2018
The City of Sydney's popular bicycle festival returns bigger than ever this October, with the launch of a bumper festival program for people of all ages.
Rolling out ov...
Red tape cut for NSW charities
September 09, 2018
A new agreement that reduces the administrative burden on registered charities has been signed by NSW Fair Trading and the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission...
2018 Dulwich Hill Village Fair
September 06, 2018
Delicious food, live entertainment, a wide range of market stalls and fun for kids – it’s all happening at this year’s Dulwich Hill Village Fair on Sunday 1...
Sydney’s ride to work challenge goes state-wide
September 04, 2018
A City of Sydney challenge for bicycle commuters has become so popular it will roll out across New South Wales in October.
Following the success of the City's multi-yea...
New community venue at historic tramsheds
August 17, 2018
Lord Mayor Clover Moore will launch Harold Park’s newest community space on Saturday 18 August.
Located at the Tramsheds, the bright and modern community hall can...