Local North 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...
NYE in North Sydney
December 19, 2018
Tickets for NYE at Blues Point Reserve have now sold out and only ticketholders will be able to gain access to this area to watch the fireworks. Bradfield Park and Mary Booth...
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...
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...
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...
Calling all green thumbs!
August 02, 2018
Keen gardeners are invited to show off their creative flair in the 2018 North Sydney Garden Competition.
Residents, businesses, schools and community organisations in the N...