In the News

FoSH is keen to represent The Community View.
These articles are presented to inform you of issues impacting on the harbour.
We hope they help you form an opinion.

1 March 2014
Rowing New South Wales – The Basics Of Competitive Rowing

Australia is a member of the Nations Cup Regatta (Coupe des Nations) which is conducted annually.

By Rowing NSW
1 March 2014
Walking Coastal Sydney

Sydney’s coastline and harbour represent one of the most beautiful and environmentally diverse attractions in the world. The coast features cliffs, beaches and inlets of magnificent beauty unique to the region. 

By Sydney Coastal Councils Group
28 February 2014
James Packer’s $2b Barangaroo development vision to help make Sydney a truly global city

Billionaire James Packer unveiled his vision for Sydney last night, giving a $2 billion promise to repay the city’s faith with a spectacular and iconic building that will carry the city into the future.

By The Daily Telegraph
19 February 2014
NSW Regional Boating Plans

The Maritime Management Centre within Transport for NSW (TfNSW) together with Roads and Maritime Services is undertaking a state-wide study of existing boating facilities and saftety measures.  Have your say by completing the survey. 

By Transport for NSW
12 December 2013
Save Our Park

A community campaign to save open space in St Leonards Park has ramped up as councillors push ahead with a feasibility study for an indoor sports centre.

By Mosman Daily
1 December 2013
New action group formed to protect the world's most beautiful harbour

FoSH was born from last year's attempt by a private helicopter company to have a floating heliport moored in the harbour.

21 November 2013
Watertight Committment

A new group of powerful allies – responsible for the sinking last year's floating Sydney Harbour heliport proposal – has vowed to protect the waterway from being hijacked by commercial operators, developers and government agencies.

By Emma Page, Mosman Daily
21 November 2013
We should have a marine park here

While marine parks are mult-use areas and allow for a diversity of activities including swimming, fishing, diving and boating, they also include marine sanctuaries - areas designated for experiencing marine life in its natural state.

By Lisa Herbertson, Mosman Daily
17 November 2013
ABC Friends of Sydney Harbour

Friends of Sydney Harbour official Launch.  View our official launch as televised on ABC.

15 November 2013
Makeover plan could turn Walsh Bay into world arts capital

Sydney's arts leaders believe the Walsh Bay finger wharves are set to rival the world's best destinations for creative activity.

By Heath Gilmore, SMH