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A group of bushwalkers on walking along the Hornsby Heritage Steps and Trail

Grants help Green Grid come to life

2 February 2017

The Greater Sydney Commission is inviting local councils in Greater Sydney and the Central Coast to submit applications for the 2016-17 Metropolitan Greenspace Program.

Two male cafe workers

New activities to encourage feedback on draft District Plans and Towards our Greater Sydney 2056

2 February 2017

With submissions for draft District Plans open until the end of March, the Greater Sydney Commission is...


Aerial view of the North Shore and the CBD looking east

Productivity, liveability and sustainability profiles online

2 February 2017

Productivity, liveability and sustainability profiles of Greater Sydney are online and may help you to make...


The large crowds at 2016’s Tropfest short film festival.

GPOP’s year of events and investments

2 February 2017

A world-class stadium, quality office space for big business, an internationally-renowned short film...


Environment Commissioner Rod Simpson pushing a bicycle through a street in Copenhagen

Environment a constant in this Commissioner’s busy life

2 February 2017

Environment Commissioner Rod Simpson is so dedicated about protecting and enhancing biodiversity and our natural...

Cafe and garden with outdoor seating in Glenbrook West

New ways to give feedback on planning for Greater Sydney

25 January 2017

From next week, the Commission is launching new engagement activities to help you to make a formal submission to the draft District...

A crowd of people walking through an open air market on a sunny day.

Planning for people

12 December 2016

Liveability is about putting people at the centre of our planning decisions – that means creating great places for people to live, work and enjoy.

Central District Commissioner Maria Atkinson speaks with attendees at the first Community Drop in session held at Redfern Town Hall on Saturday 26 November 2016.

Draft plans attract headlines

12 December 2016

Residents in the Central District asked questions and discussed planning with Central District Commissioner Maria Atkinson at the drop-in session in Redfern.