Quarry Green in inner-city Ultimo takes on the air of a festival – a festival of remembering.
“SecondHand Saturday” has become a regular feature for the communities at Ultimo and Pyrmont at the start of June each year.
The developer wants to run heavy vehicles down Bulwara Road – a narrow lane-sized road that functions as a shared pedestrian zone.
ULTIMO: Every great city in the world has a science and technology museum. Sydney has its Powerhouse Museum, an oasis of learning for people of all ages. Yet this treasured cultural landmark could soon be sold to developers and uprooted from its iconic location.
South East Sydney Community Transport (SESCT) has funding for a one-on-one social support service for frail-aged consumers in the City and eastern suburbs.
ULTIMO: UnitingCare Harris Community Centre was overrun by volunteers from Optus RockCorps early in March. Mulching, planting, hammering and painting, the crew of around 70 volunteers took to the task of overhauling the community centre’s external spaces.
NSW cabinet recently decided redevelopment of the railway corridor stretching three kilometres from the CBD’s Goulburn Street car park to Macdonaldtown would be part of an international Expression Of Interest (EOI) process.
REDFERN: Dina and Borris are neighbours in Morehead Street and clients of South East Sydney Community Transport. On Monday May 20 the two friends gathered with 30 fellow clients of SESCT at the Our Place Centre on Poets Corner. This was the second monthly Catch-Up for locals since SESCT moved from Redfern to its new premises in Ultimo.
Parents are asking for the old Cleveland Street High School site to be turned back into a local high school to meet student demand.
ULTIMO: There’s a lot to admire in the good work of South East Sydney Community Transport (SESCT), which last financial year provided approximately 70,000 trips to more than 3,000 people. Following a recent period of insecurity, the community organisation has relocated from Redfern to a spacious commercial building with bus bay in Ultimo. Staff are committed to maintaining connections with valued clients across five Local Government Areas, and are excited by plans to engage new clients.