In the third instalment of The Brew with Angela Vithoulkas, we hear from Jaimie Fuller, CEO of Athletic compression wear SKINS. He talks about his relationship with Lance Armstrong, the Soccer Federation, drugs in sport and human rights. Fuller has created a corporate culture that wants to see global social change. So do we. Kudos […]
The Brew with Angela Vithoulkas is an audio-visual show that explores the elements and experiences behind the person, over a Brew. Episode One is a self-portrait, reflecting on Angela’s most recent local government campaign and career. Subscribe on Itunes Here.
Last night I visited the Pyrmont Chamber of Commerce’s annual Seafood Spectacular. What a blast, with apprentice chefs from one Sydney’s excellent TAFE programs creating fabulous seafood canapes, with matching wines at the landmark Sydney Fish Markets. In light of announced developments to the fish market, it was great to visit and see what’s going at the […]
This week I wrote an opinion piece that was published in the Daily Telegraph, “Yet another election stuff up”. The piece was intended to raise awareness of the City of Sydney’s failed efforts to enrol businesses to vote in the upcoming September election. You can read the article out here. One of the main issues […]
Sydney is an international city with a multitude of unique and exciting communities and suburbs throughout. Perhaps one of its greatest, and certainly one of its oldest, is Haymarket – better known to most as Chinatown. A lot of cities, particularly major trade centres, have their own version of a Chinatown. The initial aim of […]
One of Sydney’s favourite weekend traditions is the local market. Different markets throughout the City of Sydney are geared towards food, fashion and farmer’s produce. Each market has its different stalls, flavour and community. Markets are an institution for Sydney-siders, and a draw for tourism generally. I believe in supporting and fostering thriving markets in […]
Question Are car-sharing parking spaces in private car parks in central Sydney paid for in full or inpart by the City? Answer by the Lord Mayor No. Car share spaces in private car parks in central Sydney are not funded, directly or indirectly, by the City.
To join the Sydney Matters Team: Click this the link to the membership form, fill it in and and drop it into Angela at Vivo Café, 388 George Street, Sydney by Wednesday 10th June 2015 or call into Vivo Cafe and sign up. Who is Sydney Matters? Sydney Matters is a new independent political team that […]
The CBD and South East Light Rail has moved forward this week despite its construction schedule remaining unfinished. Read more.
On 1 January 2015, wireless microphone spectrum was reclaimed as a result of changes to spectrum allocation following the switch from analogue to digital television. The reclaiming of spectrum meant that wireless microphone users in the City of Sydney were no longer able to operate their existing equipment from 1 January 2015 on existing frequencies. […]