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Browse news articles by date, topic or region. You'll also find the latest COVID-19 updates, and media releases from the NSW Premier and Deputy Premier.


Constructions starts on the world’s longest wild dog fence

18 Sep 2020

Construction is underway on the NSW Border Wild Dog Fence extension, which runs along the Queensland and South Australian border.



Border restrictions ease between NSW and Victoria

17 Sep 2020

Eased restrictions will allow residents to move more freely between border communities from 17 September 2020.

Business and Economy

Sydney’s 24-hour economy set to boom

17 Sep 2020

The 24-Hour Economy Strategy will help drive investment, create more jobs and transform Sydney into a vibrant 24-hour destination.


Service NSW

Service NSW check-in app rolls out statewide

14 Sep 2020

The app will make it quicker for guests to check-in at venues and help businesses stay safe against potential COVID-19 outbreaks. 


NSW school formals and graduations to go-ahead

13 Sep 2020

New COVID-19 guidelines will allow students to their enjoy end of year celebrations safely, including formals and graduations.



Sydney’s Central Station skyline to transform

10 Sep 2020

The new landmark will see a 300-tonne roof expand over Central Station's Northern Concourse. 


1000 extra weekly bus services for the Inner West

09 Sep 2020

The extra bus services will provide customers more choice when travelling around the Inner West and to the Sydney CBD.


COVID Safe guidelines for HSC exams

09 Sep 2020

New guidelines for schools will help reduce the risk of a COVID-19 disruption during the 2020 HSC exams.

Arts & Culture

Over 50 artists join Great Southern Nights music event

09 Sep 2020

Australian artists will perform over 1000 COVID-Safe gigs across Sydney and regional NSW in November 2020. 


Artificial reef installation starts off the Tweed Coast

04 Sep 2020

The installation of the $1 million offshore artificial reef will create a new home for local fish and aquatic organisms. 

Sport & Recreation

Applications open for the Local Sport Defibrillator Grant Program

03 Sep 2020

NSW sports clubs and councils can apply for a share of $1 million to purchase Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs).


Arts & Culture

Applications open for NSW Arts and Cultural Funding Program

01 Sep 2020

Creative artists, arts and cultural workers, practitioners and organisations are encouraged to apply for Round 1 of the program.

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