CITY NEWS

Ward Park to become adventure playground

Construction of a new play area in Surry Hills’ Ward Park is set to begin later this year, following the approval of concept plans by … Read more

Ward Park to become adventure playground

Construction of a new play area in Surry Hills’ Ward Park is set to begin later this year, following the approval of concept plans by … Read more

POLICE BRIEFS

Compiled by Mick Roberts Graffiti blitz targets rail yards Twenty-one people were arrested in a city graffiti blitz last weekend. NSW Police and RailCorp Transit … Read more

A young man with big ideas

By Roje Adaimy Tom Dawkins is a self-confessed project junkie. One quick look at his list of achievements and you’ll find it hard to object: … Read more

Shoreside mansion to be bathed in heritage glory

The recently restored ‘Bellevue’ mansion on Blackwattle Bay has been entered into the National Heritage Awards in a bid to preserve Sydney’s past. Originally designed … Read more

Council grants deadline approaches

Those wanting financial help for a pet project from the City have until 6pm on April 21 to get their grant applications in. City of … Read more

Shoreside mansion to be bathed in heritage glory

The recently restored ‘Bellevue’ mansion on Blackwattle Bay has been entered into the National Heritage Awards in a bid to preserve Sydney’s past. Originally designed … Read more

Council grants deadline approaches

Those wanting financial help for a pet project from the City have until 6pm on April 21 to get their grant applications in. City of … Read more

Small victory for residents in traffic battle

By Mick Roberts Surry Hills residents have had a partial victory in their battle to improve traffic safety around their suburb. The City News revealed … Read more

Early settlement destroyed Pyrmont Peninsula

By Roje Adaimy It’s hard to imagine that Pyrmont Peninsula was once described as a place of ferny gullies and many creeks, with cascades of … Read more