Local Government Links
Barani – Indigenous History of Sydney City
Mayor of Newtown Blog
– The Mayor of Newtown Blog provides historical, political and social news about Newtown written from the perspective of a local.
Nosey in Newtown
– sniffing around the neighbourhood, a blog about what’s going on in Newtown
– Meagan Hicks’ blog about pavement graffiti. Many posts on this blog are about Newtown
The Newtown Precinct
– The Newtown Precinct website provides information about live performances and theatre in Newtown.
– This is the website of Sydney’s most iconic free community festival, the Newtown Festival.
– search many significant online pictorial collections at the same time. This includes photographic collections from the City of Sydney Archives, Flickr, Australian War Memorial, National Library of Australia, State Library of NSW and other institutions.
Would you like to see what Newtown looked like over 70 years ago? Visit NSW LPI’s online mapping tool that lays a 1943 map over a current map, allowing you to see what that area looked like seventy years or more ago. Search for Newtown and select basemaps at top right