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Check wireless microphones before 1 Jan 2015

As the festive season draws near, New Year’s (and the critical date of 1 January 2015) shortly follows. As a consequence, the Australian Communications and Media Authority is strongly urging …

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.Events & Festivals

Dancers show us there’s nothing to lose

What does a dancer look like? A new, undaunted production puts bigger bodies on stage and reclaims their creative capacity in defiance of aesthetic norms. In her final work as …

.Grants and Sponsorships

Sydney Theatre Company helps kids learn by acting out

Sydney Theatre Company, in partnership with the University of Sydney Faculty of Education and Social Work, has developed a unique program that helps primary school teachers to use drama to …

.Art & About

Numskull’s biggest wall yet

Veteran street artist Numskull has just painted his biggest wall to date. His mural Here, Now created as part of Art & About Sydney, reminds the hurried crowds of Pitt …

.City Art

The transformation of Sydney’s city centre

At last month’s City Conversation, Graham Jahn AM, Director of City Planning, Development and Transport delivered an astute and rousing vision for Sydney. In case you missed it, you can …

.Events & Festivals

Inside Tiny Stadiums live art festival

When it comes to ideas and originality, Tiny Stadiums are local heroes. The annual festival of live art by PACT Centre for Emerging Artists has been infiltrating Erskineville for six …

Leon Keer's terracotta Lego army
.Events & Festivals

Largest 3D chalk artwork ever created in Australia

Watch Australia’s most highly awarded pavement artist, Jenny McCracken and Dutch internet sensation Leon Keer create an incredible 3D artwork on the forecourt of Custom’s House as part of the eighth …

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.Events & Festivals

Newtown Fest now an all-week event

As if a day of sunning yourself with a gozleme in hand in Camperdown Memorial Rest Park isn’t reason enough to go, this year’s Newtown Festival is running a week-long …

Paddington Town Hall
.Creative Spaces

New performance venue at Paddington Town Hall

Paddington Town Hall today is most commonly known as a venue to host wedding receptions, school concerts or the odd community event or warehouse sale, but in its prime, its …

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.Events & Festivals

Loose elephant and Surry Hills Festival

The smell of spring is in the air, which means Surry Hills Festival is around the corner. Leaving the well-trodden grassy knoll of Prince Alfred Park, the festival moves to …