Vibrant Sydney Night-time Economy

Committee of Sydney


Type: Theme

The best entry that support a vibrant and safe sydney night-time economy. The Liquor Amendment Act 2014(NSW) introduced in direct response to alcohol related violence (two deaths) around the Sydney CBD and Kings Cross. Consider the impact of these laws and help the city to be great. Entries in this category may consider safety, transport, night-time economy, impacts on new night time activity hotspots, impact of lock out laws, social and cultural contributions to metropolitan Sydney, positive drinking behaviours. Entries could also concider: evaluation of initiatives or new concepts that support a vibrant and safe sydney nightlife. If lock out laws have shifted nighttime activity to outside the lock out zone and the impact this has, allocation of grant funding to areas with high night time activity


Cash prize(s) up to the value of $1000

Eligibility Criteria

Must use at least one of the below datasets (2010 to 2016) for whole of Greater Sydney)Bar openings (OLGC), Restaurants open in the evening (NSW Food Authority), Transport movements to and from areas (BTS public transport and opal usage; Uber), Attendance at cultural venues (Destination NSW, ArtsNSW), Attendance at sporting venues.

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