Sydney

City in New South Wales, Australia

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Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania. Located on Australia's east coast, the metropolis surrounds Port Jackson and extends about 70ย km (43.5ย mi) on its periphery towards the Blue Mountains to the west, Hawkesbury to the north, the Royal National Park to the south and Macarthur to the south-west. Sydney is made up of 658 suburbs, 40 local government areas and 15 contiguous regions. Residents of the city are known as "Sydneysiders". As of June 2017, Sydney's estimated metropolitan population was 5,230,330 and is home to approximately 65% of the state's population.

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An accused murderer has lost a bid to be released after police told a Sydney court he'd already admitted to killing his wife.
Credit: SBS - Published 18 hours ago

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An accused murderer has lost a bid to be released after police told a Sydney court he'd already admitted to killing his wife.
Credit: SBS - Published 20 hours ago

Former Greens leader and conservationist Bob Brown leads the charge towards the Adani coalmine in Queensland.
Credit: The Age - Published 3 days ago

Hundreds of people joined an anti-Adani rally in Sydney as part of a convoy - led by conservationist Bob Brown - protesting against the Queensland coalmine.
Credit: SBS - Published 3 days ago

Police have condemned what they have described as the unprovoked stabbing of a police officer at Sydney's Central railway station.
Credit: SBS - Published 3 days ago

Lucy the rat went missing in downtown Sydney, sparking a social media search and emotional reunion.
4 days ago • BBC News
Fair Trading inspected Sydney retirement villages to ensure they comply with NSW regulations ahead of new laws aimed at reforming the aged care industry.
Credit: SBS - Published 6 days ago

The son of a police accountant killed by a 15-year-old IS supporter in Sydney is urging the government to show compassion to the Australian children who have..
Credit: SBS - Published 1 week ago

The orphaned children of notorious Islamic State terrorist Khaled Sharrouf have been reunited with their grandma Karen Nettleton.
Credit: SBS - Published 1 week ago

The orphaned children of notorious Islamic State terrorist Khaled Sharrouf have been reunited with their grandma Karen Nettleton.
Credit: SBS - Published 1 week ago

An American man has been extradited and is expected to face a Sydney court over the alleged murder of Wachira "Mario" Phetmang whose body was found by a road.
Credit: SBS - Published 1 week ago

An American man has been extradited and is expected to face a Sydney court over the alleged murder of Wachira "Mario" Phetmang whose body was found by a road.
Credit: SBS - Published 1 week ago

Scott Morrison and Bill Shorten will continue their election campaigns in different states after spending two days in Sydney.
Credit: SBS - Published 1 week ago

Scott Morrison is in Queensland promising more jobs and Bill Shorten is in Sydney talking about health funding.
Credit: SBS - Published 1 week ago

Scott Morrison and Bill Shorten will continue their election campaigns in different states after spending two days in Sydney.
Credit: SBS - Published 1 week ago

Once the most exclusive girls' school in Sydney, Ascham has seen a sharp rise in students from relatively disadvantaged backgrounds.
Credit: The Age - Published 1 week ago

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has hit the streets in Sydney to defend the inner-west seat of Reid.
Credit: SBS - Published 1 week ago

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