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Dave Herrera – Hell Of A Holiday

Are you looking for some festive music to add to your playlist for Christmas lunch? Then look no further than Dave Herrera's new single, Hell Of A Holiday, to freshen up your festive playlist. Dave Herrera was inspired to write Hell Of A Holiday after being in lockdown for the 2020 festive season.The song is all […]

Merry Christmas From City Hub

As we all clock off for a well earned break the team at City Hub wanted to take a quick moment to thank all of our wonderful readers. Thank you to everybody who has read, shared, commented & enjoyed the City Hub & Inner West Independent newspapers in 2021. We know it has been a […]

Martin Place Christmas Tree Turns 50

The Martin Place Christmas tree turns 50 this year, fulfilling its role as the centrepiece of the City of Sydney’s Christmas decorations for half a century. Lord Mayor Clover Moore said the tree occupies a special place in the hearts of Sydneysiders. “People love the Martin Place tree, the tallest Christmas tree in New South […]

Sheppard’s Christmas Without You

It's that time of year when every major public place begins to put Mariah Carey, Michael Bublé and Christmas carols on high rotation. This year though Australian pop superstars Sheppard have a new addition to the playlist thanks to their latest single, Christmas Without You. During a recent conversation with our arts editor Jamie Apps […]


Christmas gifts are usually given as a sign of affection or friendship and chosen to suit the particular recipient. Not everybody likes what they receive and some gifts find their way back to a department store or are creatively rewrapped and regifted. Yes, there are some ungrateful bastards out there, as it’s supposedly the thought […]

“Appalling” beachside Christmas party threatens community

By ALLISON HORE Riot Squad police were called in to help break up a huge crowd of party goers on Bronte Beach on Christmas Day. Video posted to Instagram and Facebook showed a huge crowd of people wearing santa hats, drinking and dancing together by Bronte Beach on Christmas day. Some revellers sat on others’ […]

Experience Christmas in the Inner West

By RIDA BABAR & ALLISON HORE The festive season for many will be a welcome distraction from the troubled year that was 2020.  Here’s how you can put bushfires, a pandemic and economic recession behind you and experience five senses of festive sensations in the Inner West this Christmas. HEAR What would Christmas be without […]


It’s about this time of year that the big supermarkets like Coles and Woolies start stocking their shelves with mince pies and puddings. It may still be a couple of months to Christmas but it’s their almost subliminal way of gearing you up for the big Yuletide spend. How Christmas will pan out during the […]

A Very Naughty Xmas

By Rita Bratovich Get Hyp! For unique, feel-good gift buying it’s hard to find anywhere better than Hypmotive Hub - and their Christmas market promises to be extra special. Artists, designers and makers from the Inner West will bring their very best wares to Marrickville on December 14, and they’ll be on hand to help […]

Sydney Gay and Lesbian Choir

Christmas is peak season for choirs and, with a fairly fixed catalogue of tunes, it’s hard for any one group to stand out from the rest. The Sydney Gay and Lesbian Choir (SGLC) however, has managed to distinguish itself, not only through its diverse make-up but also its broad and varied repertoire. The choir is […]