Applications are currently open for community groups to apply for NSW government grant. The Community Building Partnership program is offering grants to local sports clubs, social groups, religious organisations, schools and other social, recreational, or support groups for small infrastructure projects. Grants last year went to new St John’s Anglican Church hall toilets, upgrading the…

It was a film that begged to be a stage production and now Billy Elliot:The Musical is coming to the Sydney Lyric for a limited 10-week season starting this October. The story of a young boy from a Northern England mining town who discovers a passion and aptitude for dance has warmed hearts around the…

This year has just rushed past – before you know it, it’ll be the last day of 2019 and you will have forgotten to promote your New Year’s Eve event. Start thinking about it now so you can attract customers early. The City Of Sydney What’s On page is a platform that offers free event…

Part architectural sculpture, part state-of-the-art educational facility, the newly completed UTS Central brings to an end a ten year, multi-building campus redevelopment project for University of Technology, Sydney. The 17-storey asymmetrical structure with an all-glass facade, elegant curves and unconventional design, is the final jewel in place and epitomises UTS values of practical, eco-friendly, stylish,…

It is estimated that up to 40% of Australian small to medium sized businesses are inadequately protected against catastrophes that could affect trade and income or result in un-budgeted expenses. While most business owners have property insurance, very few have ever considered getting business interruption and income protection cover. What’s the difference? Well for 70%…

The Pyrmont Bay Markets scheduled for Sunday September 1 have been cancelled. The local business group, the Pyrmont Ultimo Chamber of Commerce is greatly disappointed that the new monthly markets planned for Pyrmont Bay Park will not go ahead. After a year long application process the State government declined to grant permission to operate monthly…

Plans for this year’s Pyrmont Festival are coming together with an exciting program of dinners, tastings, outdoor festivities, art and lots more. Orange 360 will be partnering to provide wine and produce again after a very successful debut last year. The two day headliner event will take place in Pirrama Park on September 28 and…

When you step aboard a replica of The Endeavour berthed alongside the Australian National Maritime Museum, you can feel the pioneering spirit and nautical history billowing in its sails. It’s just one of the unique experiences offered at the museum, and only one of the many reasons you should become an ANMM member. The ANMM…

The Sydney Fish Market Seafood Excellence Awards had its gala presentation on July 25th hosted at the Australian National Maritime Museum. Guests were treated to an exquisite sit down dinner in the Lighthouse Gallery during which awards were presented to businesses and individuals who had excelled in the industry. Celebrity chef, Adam Liaw, compered the…

The Pyrmont History group have unveiled their brand new website and it looks terrific. The beautifully presented site consolidates the amazing collection of images and incredible stories that have been amassed by members of the Pyrmont History Group over time. It’s a wonderful resource for students, historians, and anyone interested in discovering the heritage of…