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Fact Check: Did Abolishing Negative gearing Push Up Rents?

Treasurer Joe Hockey says abolishing negative gearing could push up rents, because that’s what happened in the 1980s. Is he correct? Watch this clip produced by ABC on the implications of abolishing negative gearing into the property market especially in Sydney. Joe Hockey’s Statement on Negative Gearing Tags: sydney property market, negative gearing, RBA rates […]

Barangaroo: A Neglected Part of Sydney Being Transformed

Over the next twenty years, the western edge of Sydney’s CBD, Barangaroo – a 22 hectare former container port – will be transformed into a 21st century icon. It will provide a new benchmark in sustainable living and a place for Sydneysiders to visit and enjoy. This is an extraordinary opportunity for urban renewal. The […]

City of Sydney Lawn Library: Sydney’s Sunniest Reading Spot

The annual Sydney Festival is on full swing. One of the most interesting events especially for book worms and library enthusiasts, is the Sydney Lawn Library, dubbed as “Sydney’s Sunniest Reading Spot.” Enjoy your favorite book reading in the park, under the trees, under a beautiful summer, on a lively atmosphere. This event also offers […]

X Factor Winner Dami Im Sings O Holy Night – Carols In The Domain 2014

X Factor Australia winner Dami Im was back at the yearly big Christmas event in Sydney, Carols in the Domain, performing O Holy Night. Carols in the Domain is Australia’s largest free Christmas concert. It has been running for  32 years of Christmas celebration and features top Australian artists This free concert was aired at […]

Marlisa Sings Away In A Manger – Carols In The Domain 2014

The yearly big Christmas event in Sydney, Carols in the Domain, was another hit with big crowds and massive TV audience taking part to kick-off this year’s Christmas festivities. This year featured successful artists that truly entertained the crowd. People were more united with the aftermath of the Sydney Siege at Martin Place. The Carol […]

Farewell Phillip Hughes

Phillip Hughes was farewelled today at funeral service in his hometown of Macksville, New South Wales. ABC News covered the event and showing live coverage. Moving eulogies from Hughes’s brother Jason and sister Megan, and a tribute from Australian Test captain Michael Clarke. Prime Minister Tony Abbott, Opposition Leader Bill Shorten, NSW Premier Mike Baird, […]

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