The Star launched its Good Neighbour Plan on August 16, demonstrating it is a good corporate citizen by handing out generous grants to six beneficiaries in the Pyrmont/Ultimo locale. The event, hosted by Managing Director, Greg Hawkins and General Manager External Affairs, Chris Downy was held at The Marquee and attended by members of not-for-profit…

Pyrmont Ultimo Chamber of Commerce and the Glebe Chamber of Commerce hosted the Newcastle Now, Sydney Next Business Improvement District Forum on July 28 at The Apprentice in Ultimo. Special guest was Newcastle Now, a Business Improvement Association that has set up and manages a self-funded business precinct program in the Newcastle CBD. They were…

The NSW Government has released details of its Jobs For NSW program which has potential benefits for start-ups and small to medium sized businesses. Led by a representatives from the private sector, Jobs For NSW will provide funding to eligible applicants through two options: a Minimum Viable Product or Building Partnerships grant.

Broadway Sydney has opened Level 2 of its shopping complex after major refurbishment. The new level features at least 30 premium local and international brand retailers offering a range of products and services in beauty, fashion and lifestyle. The food court has been enhanced to cater to a variety of tastes and offers a range…

An Upper House committee has been formed to conduct an enquiry into the enrolment capacity of public primary schools in the Inner West in general and Ultimo in particular. General Purpose Standing Committee No.3 has been set up to assess and report on the adequacy of local schools to meet current and potential enrolment demands.…

Culture At Work is an artist-led Australian Research Institute. As an art/science hub it aims to inspire future generations of creative thinkers through collaborations, studio residencies, exhibitions, public talks and public programs. It has a research committee of artists, scientists and educators who support innovation across disciplines and experimental projects by providing studio residency programs.…

The Star is planning a number of upgrades and will lodge a development application with the Department of Planning and Environment. Known as “Modification 14” the application will include aesthetic, structural and functional improvements designed to enhance the overall experience for visitors to The Star and guests at the Astral Hotel. The proposed works vary…

The NSW Business Chamber has extended an invitation for PUCC members to the launch of its business awards this coming Wednesday. The evening will also see the launch of the new Sydney CBD Business Chamber.

The sixth incarnation of the Pyrmont Festival is happening at Pirrama Park on Friday May 13 – Sunday May 22. Showcasing an abundance of wines from the Mudgee region and a delicious array of fine foods alongside photographic exhibitions and art displays, this ten-day program promises to be the perfect way to experience all that…