Community Groups

Mural restoration more than a heritage issue


· Friday, March 10, 2017 · 1 Comment 


‘We are pleased to support the restoration of this iconic local landmark so it can be enjoyed by generations to come. UrbanGrowth

Perfect day for community celebration


· Thursday, March 9, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


Friday February 3 marked the 10th Summer on the Green on Waterloo Green – what a fantastic day it was!

Community formulates ‘alternative’ masterplan


· Wednesday, March 8, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


The Waterloo Public Housing Action Group (WPHAG) is determined to see the Waterloo Estate remain in public hands. At a REDWatch meeting on February 2, Richard Weeks of…

Feeling 50/50 toward Oxfam Trailwalker?


· Wednesday, March 8, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


Sydney-siders should no longer feel daunted by the mammoth 100km challenge of Oxfam Trailwalker

Soap suds for fresh duds, thanks to Club Redfern


· Wednesday, March 8, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


On learning the need for a bathroom upgrade to benefit men experiencing homelessness, the Club Redfern board was quick to respond.

Euston-McEvoy-Lachlan: ‘connectivity’ carnage!


· Friday, March 3, 2017 · 1 Comment 


The first Alexandria to Moore Park Connectivity (Euston-McEvoy-Lachlan) upgrade community consultation was held at short notice at a back-street venue (far from public transport) in another suburb. Worse was the sense of spin and disingenuous objectives attendees were left with.

Community called to action as master planning begins


· Monday, February 13, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


The extended timeframe allows residents some breathing space as community engagement takes place over the master plan. A community engagement framework developed by FACS promises to “work in…

‘Sing for Joy’ concert supports Millers Point campaign


· Friday, December 9, 2016 · Leave a Comment 


The Rocks: Featuring performances by Stairwell to Heaven and Choir Rocks, Saturday’s “Sing for Joy” concert was billed as a celebration of the Millers Point community. It was held in the Abraham Mott Community Hall and attracted upwards of 100 supporters.  

‘Our Alex’ opening will be a while yet


· Friday, December 9, 2016 · 1 Comment 


The Alexandria Hotel will not re-open its doors until next year, despite initial suggestions that it would be up and running by November. 

‘Inhibitions flew out the skylight’


· Friday, December 9, 2016 · Leave a Comment 


A mesmerising mix of music, movement and colour captured the hearts and hips of more than 120 patrons at a fundraiser for a dynamic program that helps young indigenous people and refugees recover from torture and trauma, held on November 19.