CITY NEWS

End of an era for Surry Hills institution

By Mick Roberts A part of Surry Hills’ political history will be auctioned-off next month. The old Labor Club in Bourke Street was established by … Read more

Locals support call for affordable artist live-work space

An overwhelming number of community members signed a petition in support of the call to include affordable artist live-work spaces in the redevelopment of the … Read more

Government refuses offer to restore historic Pyrmont weighbridge

By Roje Adaimy The NSW Ministry of Transport has flatly rejected a Pyrmont volunteer group’s plan to rehabilitate a neglected piece of local history. In … Read more

New cheap housing project labelled future ‘ghetto’

By Roje Adaimy The City of Sydney and NSW Government’s joint $260 million affordable housing project in Glebe has gained considerable support from locals, but … Read more

Pooley’s chase for City’s top job confirmed

Deputy Lord Mayor Tony Pooley has been endorsed as the Labor candidate for Sydney’s Lord Mayoralty in the upcoming local government election. Councillor Pooley received … Read more

Salvos looking for a hand for annual appeal

The Salvation Army is hoping to raise over $8 million during their annual Red Shield Appeal later this month. To maintain services over the year … Read more

Rain no dampener on Pyrmont Park development

By Emily Laurence Construction of a $25 million park at the former Water Police site remains on track, despite a number of rainy days during … Read more

Head On gets the heads up from judges

By Jasmine McLennan The winners of the inaugural photographic portraiture competition, Head On Portrait Prize, were announced last Wednesday at the Australian Centre of … Read more

Office rental prices skyrocket, tenant demand drops

By Simon Nichols Demand to rent office space in the Sydney CBD has decreased significantly since March last year, according to latest figures. ‘Confidence is … Read more

Pooley’s chase for City’s top job confirmed

Deputy Lord Mayor Tony Pooley has been endorsed as the Labor candidate for Sydney’s Lord Mayoralty in the upcoming local government election. Councillor Pooley received … Read more