Darling Harbour

Police recover body of man from Darling Harbour

Daniel Fallon A man's body has been recovered by police from Darling Harbour this morning.

Darling Harbour construction works play host to Sydney's love and affection

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Leesha McKenny The writing is on the wall for the Sydney convention and exhibition centres - and, it seems, for thousands of love-struck Sydneysiders.

Bouncer fights manslaughter charge after Darling Harbour drowning

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Paul Bibby Dance-floor tomfoolery was the catalyst for a wild brawl that resulted in a young man being pushed into Darling Harbour where he drowned, a court has heard.

Darling Harbour's award-winning Exhibition Centre reduced to demolition zone

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Leesha McKenny The elegant beams and soaring white walls of the Sydney Exhibition Centre are being reduced to piles of concrete and twisted steel as its demolition gathers pace this week.

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Bouncer Ehab Taleb not guilty of manslaughter after Darling Harbour drowning

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Louise Hall Security guard Ehab Taleb has been found not guilty of manslaughter over the death of Jason Daep, who drowned in Cockle Bay in 2012.

Darling Harbour floating pavilion to serve as entertainment venue

Dockside Group Darling Harbour, will open in mid-2014. Supplied artist's image

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Alexia Attwood A floating pontoon with a draped fabric roof will soon appear in the waters of Darling Harbour to act as a substitute venue for events while the Sydney Convention Centre is being demolished and...

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Former minister blasts Darling Harbour revamp

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Nicole Hasham, Leesha McKenny THE man responsible for the rebirth of Darling Harbour in the 1980s has described its proposed revamp as "the work of Philistines".

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Darling Harbour $1b transformation

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Leesha McKenny, Nicole Hasham ALMOST 25 years after its reopening for the bicentennial, Darling Harbour will be dug up again to make way for Australia's largest convention and exhibition space as part of a billion-dollar facelift.

Darling Harbour drowning case flawed, court told

Jason Daep

The case against an off-duty security guard charged with the drowning death of a man whom he allegedly pushed into Sydney's Darling Harbour is "fundamentally flawed", a court has been told.

'Refined' $2.5b facelift for Darling Harbour unveiled

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Leesha McKenny A larger public park, a neighbourhood soaring up to 40 storeys and central boulevard connecting three new public venues will form part of the $2.5 billion transformation of Darling Harbour.

Missing the buses: Darling Harbour upgrade raises transport concerns

Artist impressions of the proposed revamp of Darling Harbour

Nicole Hasham Transport authorities say cars will bank up, public bus zones are non-existent and traffic analysis is flawed in a plan to attract thousands of extra people to Darling Harbour.

Towering plans for Darling Harbour, despite city's concerns

Darling Harbour proposed developments. Pictures supplied

Nicole Hasham High-rise towers up to 40 storeys tall and a town square as big as Martin Place would be built at Haymarket under detailed plans revealed on Wednesday.

Darling Harbour designs scaled back

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Leesha McKenny The designs at the centre of Darling Harbour's $1 billion makeover have been scaled back and amended to address public concerns about bulk and "blandness".

Architects dismiss Darling Harbour revamp

Artists' impression of ICC and Exhibition

Leesha McKenny The revised plans for Darling Harbour's redevelopment have been dismissed as ''PR window dressing'' by the nation's peak architectural body, which says the underlying planning faults of the...

$500m entertainment spruce up for Darling Harbour

Sydney Entertainment Centre

New entertainment and convention centre announced by government as part of a half billion dollar revamp of Darling Harbour precinct.

Darling Harbour a dud, says minister

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Alexandra Smith Labor premiers from Neville Wran to Kristina Keneally have held civic projects up as among their finest achievements but now one of the party's own has labelled Sydney Olympic Park and Darling...

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Lenders put the squeeze on Darling Harbour shopping centre

Matthew Moore URBAN AFFAIRS EDITOR THE only major shopping centre at Darling Harbour is under mounting financial pressure, with lenders demanding its owners reduce debt levels by more than $7 million.

Bringing harmony to Darling Harbour

Anna Patty A SIMULATED mosque was created in a tent to help ease suspicion of Islam in a celebration of Australia's cultural diversity at Darling Harbour yesterday.

Barangaroo bomb threat: parts of Sydney's CBD in lockdown

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Nick Ralston A section of Sydney's CBD shut down following reports of a bomb threat at the multibillion-dollar Barangaroo construction site has been reopened.

Police officer stabbed with stiletto in Sydney brawl

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Two Sydney police officers have been taken to hospital after they were injured trying to break-up a drunken brawl.