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Emergency Services

Keep safe from fire this winter

31 May 2021

House fires tend to increase over winter as people try to stay warm and NSW firefighters are reminding residents of some simple tips to stay safe.

Tourism

Top NSW tourism towns named

27 May 2021

Berrima and Mudgee have been named NSW’s Top Tourism Towns, voted by the public and an industry panel.

Transport

Savings on NSW vehicle registration

26 May 2021

Eligible drivers are reminded to link their e-tags to their MyService NSW account to benefit from discounts on vehicle registration.

Environment

Beekeeping boom for NSW

26 May 2021

Funding support for the beekeeping industry will keep queen bees buzzing and help restore thousands of bee hives destroyed from the 2019 to 2020 bushfires. 

Education

Fire safety program for NSW schools

25 May 2021

Children in primary schools will learn more about the dangers of starting fires and the best ways to spot fire hazards in a home.

NSW Government

Affordable rentals set to increase in Sydney

24 May 2021

More affordable rental housing will become available across the City of Sydney over the coming years due to changes in planning rules.

Living in NSW

Nominations for the NSW Volunteer of the Year Awards are now open

21 May 2021

Celebrate our state's valuable volunteers by submitting a nomination to recognise their community service and dedication.

Living in NSW

More savings with Park’nPay app

20 May 2021

New smart technology on the Park’nPay app will help customers save more money when paying for parking across key NSW locations. 

Arts & Culture

Winter Solstice lighting up Sydney

15 May 2021

Winter solstice is the shortest day of the year (and the longest night) and Sydney will celebrate with a 12-day festival of food and entertainment, arts and culture.

Environment

New Aboriginal art installation at Centennial Park

14 May 2021

A new Aboriginal art installation in Centennial Park showcases native plants, animals and local indigenous culture.

Environment

NSW inland waters restocked after drought

07 May 2021

Fish species including Murray Cod and Tiger Perch have been released into inland NSW waterways over the last six-month stocking season.

Transport

Have your say on south east Sydney bus changes

06 May 2021

Have your say on proposed changes to bus and light rail schedules in Sydney's south east, which will help improve connections to the CBD.

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