Rachel Forster site community meeting


· Tuesday, July 31, 2012 · Leave a Comment 


With virtually no reference to the existing buildings, the current proposal was compared to the plans approved under the Redfern-Waterloo Act of the previous NSW government. As there…

Redfern Station upgrade update


· Saturday, July 7, 2012 · Leave a Comment 


MEDIA REPORTS on the NSW Government’s fixing the Trains: Sydney’s Rail future on June 21 said the second harbour tunnel crossing would extend through the city and connect south of Central to the Illawarra and Bankstown lines. This is consistent with maps in the report and may help speed up the sale of north eveleigh and the upgrade of Redfern Station which should not be impacted.

The Settlement renovated


· Wednesday, June 27, 2012 · Leave a Comment 


The Settlement was founded over a hundred years ago and moved to its present location in the 1920s when the Sydney University Women’s Society purchased the hall at…

Renewing the social fabric


· Friday, June 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment 


Lord Mayor Clover Moore said a partnership between the City of Sydney, TAFE NSW Outreach program and the Bower Reuse & Repair Centre at Marrickville has already seen…

An international journey


· Friday, June 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment 


Edyta is not foreign to multicultural environments. She was born in Kraków, an historical city in southern Poland dating back to the 7th century, which escaped destruction during…

Pretty in pink at Purple Goanna


· Friday, June 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment 


Kira-Lea is the owner of BellaBoo Beauty Enterprise. She reports on beauty and fashion stories via social media and networking on twitter and Facebook. Kira-Lea tells of the…

Open discussion on drug use and misuse


and · Friday, June 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment 


The community in Redfern-Waterloo, including the local area Police Commander, community groups and the City of Sydney’s Safe City unit, had been requesting a forum where harm minimisation…

Editorial – June 2012


· Friday, June 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment 


Drawing on Prime Minister Keating’s Redfern speech the congregation lamented that: “We took the traditional lands and smashed the traditional way of life. We brought the diseases, the…

Creative work with young homeless people


· Friday, June 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment 


Those involved leave no stone unturned in their efforts to communicate their message, stretching their services to numerous public events, advising government policy and reform, training programs, and…

SMDA releases affordable housing details


· Thursday, May 17, 2012 · Leave a Comment 


The SMDA strategy has dropped early RWA references to home ownership and concentrates exclusively on rental housing within the framework of the existing NSW Affordable Housing Guidelines. Similar…