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Sydney Olympic Park leads the way in Aboriginal Professional Learning for Teachers

The Koori Classroom Teacher Professional Learning Workshop for school teachers was recently held at Sydney Olympic Park. The workshop, which is held around three times a year, draws on the knowledge of Shannon Foster, a D’harawal knowledge keeper who  imparts ‘inside

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World Environment Day in the Park!

A United Nations initiative that has been celebrated annually around the globe since 1974, 5 June marked World Environment Day. To mark the occasion this year, Sydney Olympic Park hosted several events including: Conservation Volunteers Australia – Tree Planting Challenge

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Celebrate World Wetlands Day with us!

Where has more than 430 hectares of wetlands, woodlands and parks? Home to the most diverse types of wetlands in the entire Sydney Basin? And wants to celebrate World Wetlands Day 2017 with you? The answer to all of the above

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Team work to do clean work

What do you get when you mix litter with a group of employees? A great result for the environment! Sydney Olympic Park Authority has joined up with Conservation Volunteers Australia to deliver an exciting array of employee engagement opportunities in the

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Hear a tail or two about waterbirds

Did you know that Sydney Olympic Park is made up of 430 hectares of wetlands, woodlands and parks? Our Waterbird Refuge is just one of our wetlands hotspots and hosts both resident and migratory waterbirds including Red-necked Avocet, Black-winged Stilts

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A Giant opportunity for Sydney’s female athletes!

Calling all female athletes, 17 years and over! The Greater Western Sydney Giants are hosting a free AFL Women’s Athlete Search program to test out your footy skills this Saturday 13 August. They’re working towards building a team to compete in

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Walk this way!

Put your best foot forward with the opening of the side doors of the Olympic Station making it easier (and quicker) for you to walk around Sydney Olympic Park. Connecting Murray Rose Avenue with Dawn Fraser Avenue, you can now

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