Go to top
Archive
Category:
02 Feb
2021

Athletics Championships to Return to Olympic Park in 2021

Sydney has been announced as the 2021 host venue for Athletics Australia’s Australian Track and Field Championships, taking place from April 12-21. The Australian Track and Field Championships is the largest annual athletics event in Australia and the Oceania region, traditionally attracting more than 3,500 athletes from across Australia and the Pacific. With the 2020..

02 Feb
2021

Promised M4 Westbound Off-Ramp in Doubt

Way back in 2015, in a NSW Government media release, then Roads Minister Duncan Gay said, “the NSW Government is building transport infrastructure to support new communities, including a westbound off-ramp from the M4 at Hill Road. “Directly connecting Carter Street and Wentworth Point precincts to the M4 provides an alternative route taking pressure off..

02 Feb
2021

Shift in Focus as Olympic Park Creates Spaces for Locals

Colourful yarnbombing, mural paintings, a new dog park and interactive street art are all part of a new focus on the everyday as Sydney Olympic Park creates inviting spaces for locals. The first wave of local initiatives at Sydney Olympic Park will see a new dog park, yarn bombing, street libraries, local stories photo exhibition,..

02 Feb
2021

The Riverbank Car Park in the Parramatta CBD Closed Permanently

The Riverbank Car Park in the Parramatta CBD closed permanently on 1 February 2021 to make way for the NSW Government’s construction of the Powerhouse Parramatta. Part of Leabeater Car Park, near Oyster Lane, will also close and 21 car spaces will be removed. There are currently about 5,300 on- and off-street parking spaces in..

02 Feb
2021

ANZ Stadium reverts to Stadium Australia

The NSW Government has merged Venues NSW and the Sydney Cricket & Sports Ground Trust (SCGT) to create a single organisation for NSW sporting and entertainment venues, to attract blockbuster events and drive economic activity across the State. Acting Minister for Sport Geoff Lee said this new entity presents tremendous opportunities for the people of..

02 Feb
2021

Business Association Welcomes New Platinum Member

Ronnie Khalil is one of the newest members of the Sydney Olympic Park Business Association Board. He is the founder and current CEO of RK Corp, a business management firm which provides consultation services to the Australian sporting industry. Ronnie also serves as the Executive Chairman of West Sydney Wolves Sports Association & Diverse Abilities,..

14 Dec
2020

Global Search Lands New Chief Executive for Placemaking NSW

Anita Mitchell has been named Chief Executive, Placemaking NSW, to lead the team responsible for managing and transforming some of NSW’s most treasured places including The Rocks and Darling Harbour, Sydney Olympic Park, and in the Hunter and Central Coast. Announcing the appointment, NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment Secretary Jim Betts said Ms..

02 Dec
2020

PLR2 Update

While more than $500 million has been allocated to the 12-kilometre first stage Parramatta Light Rail in 2020/21, there is no mention of the second stage in this year’s State budget. However, there has been a lot of media coverage around this over the past month in response to the Business Association and other’s concerns..

01 Dec
2020

Guns ‘n’ Roses 2021 Tour

Legendary rockers Guns N’ Roses have confirmed they will be bringing their Guns ‘n’ Roses 2021 tour to ANZ Stadium next November. As the first stadium tour announcement since the advent of COVID-19 and border closures pressed pause on touring, it’s fair to say Australia’s appetite for live music performances by international megastars has peaked..