Chinatown Public Domain plan
October 1, 2021
The City of Sydney recently met to discuss its Chinatown Public Domain Plan, which details the city's investment in the area since 2010. While there has been investment in the area in the past decade, HCC wishes to see more urgent action by council for more investment in the streetscape so it benefits businesses, residents and the community.
George St South Pedestrianisation project
September 1, 2021
The City of Sydney is extending the pedestrian boulevard of George Street, Sydney from Bathurst Street to Railway Square. The council says George treet south, pedestrianised from Bathurst Street to Rawson Place, will create 9,000m2 of additional car-free space in the city centre.
July 1, 2021
With the second COVID-19 lockdown to hit Sydney since the start of the pandemic from 26 June to 10 July, Haymarket businesses have been hit harder than most. The Chamber would like to call on its members and their friends to support the local business community,...
A taste of Japan at Chinatown markets
May 1, 2021
With international travel off the cards for the foreseeable future, one Chinatown Markets food stall has been drawing huge crowds that are eager to take a trip to Japan.
GEN Z MORE STRESSED THAN GEN Z AND BABY BOOMERS
July 30, 2020
Gen Z More Stressed Than Gen Z and Baby Boomers While older age groups face the biggest health risks from the virus itself, and Millennials and Generation X are navigating the dual challenges of remote work and home- schooling, it is 18- to 24-year-olds who have reported the highest levels of
LOCAL KINDNESS & LEADERSHIP
July 26, 2020
Local Kindness & Leadership INTERVIEW Paul Walker Group Manager Pubs and Metro Hotels HCC member Palace Hotels has been showing incredible kindness and generosity in supporting our local community. To inspire and share this story we interviewed Paul Walker from the Metro Group
SYDNEY’S CHINATOWN A REFLECTION OF AUSTRALIA’S MULTICULTURALISM
July 26, 2020
Sydney’s Chinatown is a Reflection of Australia's MulticulturalismSince the ceremonial entrance arches were installed in 1980, Chinatown has undergone significant redevelopment.Mention “Chinatown” and many people imagine a closed ethnic enclave – a place to immerse oneself in an exotic
THINK LOCAL ACT LOCAL
July 24, 2020
Think Local Act Local Patience, resilience and local sustenanceFor two decades our economy has thrived dependant on global markets though this no longer applies as our economy and society reform and consolidate during these unprecedented times. From Sydney’s CBD to outer suburbs and regional
NSW COVID SAFE BUSINESS AS OF 20 JULY 2020
July 20, 2020
NSW COVID Safe Business As of 20 July 2020 The NSW Government has eased restrictions for the community and business owners to adhere to COVID-19 Safety. Find out more HERE Business owners can register their business as COVID Safe to show their commitment to helping stop the spread