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Month: August 2021
31 Aug
2021

COVID-19 Support Package

During the current COVID-19 lockdowns, City of Parramatta is offering several wavers of fees and rates for three months, backdated to 26 June. These include: waive interest on late Council rates payments and implement payment plans for eligible ratepayers; waive pre-paid and ongoing license and hire fees for food stalls, temporary premises, non-commercial advertising, community..

31 Aug
2021

Mirvac’s Toby Long talks about Pavilions Development

Mirvac’s Sydney Olympic Park apartment development Pavilions is the ASX-listed developer’s largest ever single stage development. The four buildings were constructed simultaneously using four cranes at one time. It’s been strategically located in a growth area where billions of dollars are still to be invested, particularly in the transport infrastructure which will see the commute..

31 Aug
2021

Waterview Vaccination Hub

In support of the local community in the current COVID 19 crisis, Business Association Platinum Member Waterview in Bicentennial Park became the first privately-owned hospitality venue to volunteer their function centre, for use as an official NSW Health Vaccination Hub. To assist with the current national emergency and the highly contagious COVID-19 Delta strain, Waterview..

31 Aug
2021

Online Community Engagement Hub

Sydney Olympic Park Authority is committed to improving the sustainability, liveability and productivity of Sydney Olympic Park through meaningful and authentic engagement. Businesses, residents, visitors and all who enjoy the Olympic Precinct can now participate in shaping Sydney Olympic Park and provide feedback on projects. This means always knowing who our community, customers and stakeholders..

31 Aug
2021

Transforming Experience at Stadium Australia

The event experience at Stadium Australia will be transformed by the installation of the world’s longest straight-run stadium video screen as part of more than $10 million of fan-focused digital upgrades throughout the venue. Work on the Great Southern Screen will commence after NRL Grand Final Day, and it will be in place for the..

31 Aug
2021

URBNSURF Construction Begins

The URBNSURF facility is built around a man-made surfing lagoon. The lagoon and the associated wave generating technology delivers high quality, authentic surfing waves and creates ideal conditions for surfing and other surf sports. The development entails changes to the existing P5 Carpark. The construction and operation of the wave lagoon is taking place within..

31 Aug
2021

$1 billion infrastructure plan for Parramatta CBD

City of Parramatta Council’s new plan to fund $1 billion in critical infrastructure in the fast-growing Parramatta CBD over the next 40 years is now on public exhibition. This draft plan complements Council’s recently endorsed City of Parramatta (Outside CBD) Development Contributions Plan, which applies to areas in the City outside the CBD (such as..

31 Aug
2021

Changes to Electoral Boundaries

The NSW Electoral Districts Redistribution Panel has made its final determination of the names and boundaries of electoral districts. The determination was proclaimed last week by Her Excellency the Governor, the Honourable Margaret Beazley AC QC. The Parramatta electorate gains the suburbs of Sydney Olympic Park, Newington, Silverwater and Wentworth Point from Auburn and loses..

31 Aug
2021

Business Western Sydney Events

Business Association members are invited to join the upcoming webinar and online events listed below courtesy of our friends at Business Western Sydney. Please note: any events that are currently advertised as being held in-person will be converted to a webinar on the same day and time should it not be possible to host a..

31 Aug
2021

New GM for Sydney Showground

Olympic Park major event venue Sydney Showground has announced Darryl Jeffrey as its newly appointed General Manager following the retirement of Peter Thorpe in early July. As the venue’s Chief Operating Officer, Mr Jeffrey has been with the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW (RAS) and Sydney Showground since 2012 and boasts over thirteen years’ experience..