Sydney Fish Market’s annual event, The Blessing Of The Fleet, went ahead with full fanfare and pageantry under ominous skies on Sunday September 25. The event mirrors the Italian tradition of having the local priest bless the village fishing boats at the beginning of the fishing season, granting them safety and an abundant catch. Fishing…

The Upper House Committee examining the sale of the Powerhouse Museum site in Ultimo, heard submissions on September 5 and 6 and have set aside October 4 to pursue further questions for some witnesses. The proposed sale of the site and intention to move the museum to Parramatta has met with vocal disapproval from residents…

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Dalgety Square Property Services, located on site, has provided tenants and investors of Dalgety Square with high quality management services since they were established in 1999. Julia Chan Spencer leads a team of professionals who pride themselves in being a cut above the average real estate agent. Using best practice systems and a philosophy that…

Deloitte Access Economics has produced a report for Sydney Fish Market (SFM) detailing the economic contribution and social impact of the market. The report used information provided through consumer surveys, data supplied by SFM and feedback from business owners and the fishing industry. The results show the current and potential value of the market as…

PUCC welcomes the choice of Ultimo and the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) to host the first communications gateway for the new Sydney Community IoT Network, which is connected to the global ‘The Things Network’ movement. Public access ‘Things Networks’ uses an open standard low-‐power wide-‐area communications technology called LoRaWAN. The Amsterdam-‐based founder of The…

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…

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.

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.…

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…