The inner west is the heart of our State's arts and creative industries, including live music. Jo will fight for adequate funding and support for the arts and for visionary planning that embeds and nurtures creative industries in our community.

Arts & creative industries

I recently joined Labor Loves Live Music to march with the 4,000-strong crowd through the streets of Sydney in support of our nightlife.

October 20, 2016

Arts & creative industries

Mike Baird’s nice-ification of Sydney is threatening our claim as Australia’s global city.

September 02, 2016

Arts & creative industries

Motion in support of the Inner West Council's Perfect Match Program

August 10, 2016

Arts & creative industries

The Sydenham Station Creative Hub is an example of planning innovation at its very best—an approach that thinks outside the box to integrate established industrial properties with exciting new businesses, businesses such as Batch Brewing Company. 

August 04, 2016

Arts & creative industries

Notice of motion in support of arts funding and the arts

June 02, 2016

Arts & creative industries

Food trucks are an essential element in global cities like New York and Toronto and I’m glad we can add Marrickville to that list!

April 20, 2016

Arts & creative industries

NSW Labor is putting forward the idea of a model code to regulate food trucks making it easier for these entrepreneurial businesses to operate across Sydney.

April 13, 2016

Arts & creative industries

Jo Haylen, the Member for Summer Hill, today congratulated Marrickville Council on plans for a raised shared zone between Petersham and Marrickville Roads in Marrickville and to close the street once a month during daylight-savings hours to promote night-time dining and entertainment.

November 24, 2015