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Anthony Albanese’s High Speed Rail link between Newcastle and Sydney will kick-start a rail revolution in Australia, and a better future for regional communities. Rail, Tram and Bus Union (RTBU) National Secretary Mark Diamond said the High Speed Rail link would be the vital first step towards an east-coast rail network linking Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane […]

Sometime this summer, Caitlin Creak will be tacking tiny tracking systems slightly larger than a rice grain to the heads of eight male Sydney Funnel-web spiders (Atrax robustus) to see where they wander at night. “Because this is a dangerous species, I do gas them first,” Ms Creak, a PhD candidate in UNSW Science’s School […]

The NSW Government is developing plans to create Australia’s greatest urban walking trail stretching along the Harbour foreshore from Lady Macquarie’s Chair, past the Opera House and Bridge, through Barangaroo and returning via the CBD. Dubbed the Sydney Great Walk it will connect major tourism locations and attractions and feature at least two loops with […]

International tennis stars are set to return to Sydney, with confirmation the ATP Cup and the new, one-off Sydney Tennis Classic will go ahead in January. Minister for Tourism Stuart Ayres welcomed the announcement by Tennis Australia that the tournaments will be held from 1-9 January 2022 and 9-15 January 2022 respectively, helping reinvigorate the […]

The much-anticipated Greenland Tower reaches completion. Architects face crazy challenges and impossible briefs every day. But BVN and Woods Bagot might have just completed their biggest challenge to date. The spectacular new Greenland Tower – now the tallest residential building in Sydney – has rewritten the rule books for city skyscrapers, several times over. A […]

A new laneways revitalisation plan will transform a series of Sydney’s inner-city lanes and underused space to further support the City of Sydney’s post-pandemic recovery measures. Lord Mayor Clover Moore said prioritising the new laneways revitalisation plan will help draw people back into the city and create a lively, engaging and prosperous city centre. “We’re […]

Members of the public can now have their say on a plan that will transform the city skyline and help kickstart Sydney’s post Covid-19 economic recovery. The draft Central Sydney Planning Strategy outlines a vision for buildings more than 300m tall, more office space, high-quality design and outstanding public places – the strategy will be […]