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Stoush means no place for public art at Barangaroo

Stoush means no place for public art at Barangaroo

Barangaroo engenders mixed feelings when it comes to aesthetics, so it’s sad to learn that a major piece of public art will no longer be strung up over the harbourside precinct.

  • by Kylar Loussikian

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'A lot of uncertainty': Telstra customers in Sydney's north-west without internet since Friday
Telstra Corporation

'A lot of uncertainty': Telstra customers in Sydney's north-west without internet since Friday

Customers were forced to use mobile data on their phones to access the internet in their homes and businesses.

  • by Georgina Mitchell
The Goss: No love lost between Hawkins and her replacement Knowles
Karl Stefanovic

The Goss: No love lost between Hawkins and her replacement Knowles

Also: Elle Macpherson stacks it; Kate Fowler supports Georgia at Victoria's Secret; and is Tziporah Malkah (aka Kate Fischer) being taken advantage of?

  • by Amy Croffey
All-hours won't revive nightlife of 'dreary' Sydney
Retail

All-hours won't revive nightlife of 'dreary' Sydney

Plans to relax trading hours and promote late-night venues have sparked a debate on how to foster Sydney's after-dark economy.

  • by Andrew Taylor
Social Seen: Sydney does Melbourne Cup
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Social Seen: Sydney does Melbourne Cup

Even with the torrential downpours, there was no place like Melbourne on Cup Day - but the next best thing was Barangaroo's Cup Day Festival.

  • by Amy Croffey
Plan for new ways to climb the Harbour Bridge, but will it be cheaper?
City life

Plan for new ways to climb the Harbour Bridge, but will it be cheaper?

The Hammon family have high aspirations for climbing operations on the Sydney Harbour Bridge.

  • by Andrew Taylor
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Airbnb squeezing renters from some 'high-demand' Sydney suburbs
City life

Airbnb squeezing renters from some 'high-demand' Sydney suburbs

Tourists are forcing long-term renters out of Sydney's most popular beachside and inner-city suburbs, where up to one in seven rental properties are "commercial" Airbnb listings.

  • by Megan Gorrey
'A real dilemma': Moreton Bay fig tree at Admiralty House cut down to save historic building
Peter Cosgrove

'A real dilemma': Moreton Bay fig tree at Admiralty House cut down to save historic building

Residents and ferry passengers watched in horror as the century-old tree at the Governor-General's residence was chopped down on Tuesday.

  • by Megan Gorrey
Smash repairers and gyms: Is this Sydney's next late-night hotspot?
Clover Moore

Smash repairers and gyms: Is this Sydney's next late-night hotspot?

Breweries and hip eateries could transform a pocket of industrial land in Sydney's inner south into the city's next night-time drawcard.

  • by Megan Gorrey
24-hour trading bid for Sydney's CBD to revive the city's night-life
Local council

24-hour trading bid for Sydney's CBD to revive the city's night-life

24-hour-trading would be allowed throughout Sydney's central business district under a bold plan to transform the area's after-dark economy.

  • by Megan Gorrey
Barangaroo development threatens views from few Crown hotel rooms
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Barangaroo development threatens views from few Crown hotel rooms

Crown is fighting a costly legal battle over a development that will block views from only a small proportion of rooms in its $2 billion Barangaroo casino tower.

  • by Jacob Saulwick & Megan Gorrey