On the 13th of December, Councillor Angela attended the Kings Cross Rotary’s annual Christmas & New Year lunch, held at the Kings Cross Community Centre.
The events that have taken place in Martin Place on Monday and the early hours of Tuesday morning have shocked the City of Sydney. The people of Sydney have yesterday and today endured a terrible trauma. This trauma was dealt by the hand of an individual who aimed to strike fear into us, distract us […]
After a period of more than a year, I am very pleased that an agreement has been reached between the City of Sydney and the NSW Government concerning the Wattle Street depot site in Ultimo. The Ultimo Primary School has existed on its current site for 100 years and it desperately needs growing room if […]
Fancy playing Santa for some of the more needy cats and dogs across the city this holiday season? The Give a Dog a Bone, Keep Kitty Happy Christmas Appeal is a great way to show how much we all care about our four-legged friends, right across the city. Many unfortunate dogs and cats go without […]
I was very pleased to attend the Annual Spring Chakai held at The Maiden Theatre in the Royal Botanical Gardens this past Sunday. The event is held annually by the Chado Urasenke Tankokai Sydney Association; a truly beautiful experience that explores two settings of the traditional Japanese tea drinking ceremony. I would like to extend […]
The Council has recently approved a new interest free loan scheme for art purchases from local galleries around the City of Sydney. This is a great scheme that will support local artists and those people who may have previously thought about those purchasing art but found that the cost was prohibitive. You can find out […]
Childcare is an important issue for many families across the City of Sydney LGA. The City of Sydney is conducting a consultation about a new relocated children’s bike track in Sydney Park. There are also plans for a new childcare centre nearby, extra public toilets and picnic and BBQ facilities with seating for families. You […]
During the Council meeting 3 November 2014 the Lord Mayor put forward a condolence motion to mark the death of Edward Gough Whitlam AC QC. As part of that condolence motion Councillors stood and reflected on their personal experiences. The fact that each Councillor had their own reflections about how the policies of the Whitlam […]
Last month I attended ‘The Big Shift’ which is an event that’s organised by The Big Issue. The event was held to coincide with Anti-Poverty Week. Former Governor-General Quentin Bryce who is a Women’s Subscription Enterprise ambassador spoke at the event that was hosted by Lisa Wilkinson. The event was held to raise awareness of […]
On Monday 13th October I spoke about small business at an Australian Rugby Club Business event along with Dave Dennis, Wallaby flanker and captain of the Super Rugby title-winning Waratahs and Hayden Smith.