What's On | Wednesday 29th June 2016..
** Charity | Fundraisers Events **
|Australia's Biggest Morning Tea 2016|
Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea offers the opportunity to come together and share a cuppa, whilst helping those affected by cancer.
Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea is one of Australia’s most well-loved fundraising events, and plays a vital role in..
** Children | Family Events **
The Museum's Grace Bros courtyard has been transformed into a new outdoor playground.
Children will have lots of fun playing on the state-of-the art equipment. And it's right next to the cafe, so parents and carers can relax at the courtyard table..
|Golden Ridge Animal Farm|
Bring the children to the Golden Ridge Animal Farm for hands on farm fun!
Hold baby chicks, ducklings and rabbits, milk the cow, bottle feed baby lambs and kid goats or have a pony ride!
Go on a farm walk to feed the sheep and goats with bread ..
|Luna Park Sydney | Open|
Grab your tickets to one of Sydney's longest-running and most iconic, fun attractions - Luna Park, on the waters of Sydney Harbour offers fun for everyone!
Featuring a host of rides, parlour games and more right on the harbour, Luna Park offers a..
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** Competitions | Fun & Games Events **
|Crimson App Pitch Competition|
Budding entrepreneurs in Year 8 – Year 12 across Australia are invited to enter the inaugural Crimson App Pitch Competition, for their chance to secure $3000 worth of seed funding, to help develop their idea into a reality.
Entry is free and appli..
** Conferences | Conventions Events **
|Local Government Asset Management|
Implementing cost effective & sustainable asset management
As more councils face amalgamation, rate caps and dwindling communities, sustainable and cost effective asset management is more important than ever. Smart service delivery planning throug..
** Culinary | Wine & Dining Events **
|Sydney Chocolate Tours|
Indulge in the Sydney Chocolate Tours, in exquisite chocolate, enjoying the finest coffee and tea, then walk it all off in a couple of hours, all the time soaking up the historical atmosphere of the city of Sydney as your tour progresses!
** Exhibitions | Art & Photo Events **
Forgotten Songs, by Michael Thomas Hill (completed 2011), a permanent installation at Angel Place, Sydney.
Forgotten Songs commemorates the songs of fifty birds once heard in central Sydney before they were gradually forced out of the city by Euro..
** Exhibitions | Expo | Launch Events **
|Collette Dinnigan: Unlaced|
Collette Dinnigan: Unlaced
5 September 2015–28 August 2016
‘Dinnigan’s sense of adventure, determination and passion have led her to become Australia’s most recognised international fashion star. She is a dynamic, inspiring woman and her influenc..
12 February 2015–31 July 2016
Curiosity and creativity are at the heart of engineering. This exhibition showcases Australian engineering successes that are among the best in the world.
Presented by the Museum of Applied ..
|Evidence: Brook Andrew|
Evidence: Brook Andrew
31 October 2015–28 August 2016
Evidence: Brook Andrew is an immersive installation that draws on the rich and varied MAAS collection to explore the theme of evidence.
Brook Andrew is internationally recognised for his in..
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** Film Festivals & Showing Events **
|What's Showing @ IMAX|
IMAX Cinema at Darling Harbour has the world's biggest IMAX screen.
What's showing at IMAX this week
Wednesday 22 June 2016
10:00 AM - HUBBLE 3D
11:00 AM - UNSEEN WORLD 3D
12:00 PM - HIDDEN UNIVERSE 3D
1:00 PM - UNDER THE SEA 3D
2:00 PM ..
** Markets | Art, Craft & General Events **
|Grand Bazaar Trash & Treasure Market|
Grand Bazaar Trash & Treasure Market in Prestons is a unique, interesting, exciting and unusual family outing open Wednesdays and Sundays.
From the average Mums and Dads with their stall selling garage sale type bits and pieces, the ethnic fruit a..
|Newcastle Organic Food & General Market|
The Newcastle Market is a weekly market held Wednesdays to Saturdays at the corner of Hunter and Thorn Streets.
The markets are a general market with stalls selling art, second hand goods along with stalls offering up fresh, locally and organicall..
|Penrith Showground Markets|
Visit the Penrith Showground Markets held every Wednesday, from 8.30am to 1.30pm.
We have between 250 – 300 stalls every week selling a variety of products, ranging from plants, fruit & Veg, clothing, lingerie, tools, craft supplies, auto supplies..
** Markets | Farmers Food & Produce Events **
|Entertainment Quarter Fresh Produce Market - EQ Market|
Lovers of fine foods will be pleasantly surprised by the EQ's Fresh Produce Market, held each Wednesday and Saturday from 10am.
Under cover of our sail structure, we welcome you to sample the freshest regional produce and gourmet foods. Many of o..
|Kiama Farmers Market|
The Kiama Farmers’ Market is held EVERY Wednesday at Black Beach, on the foreshore of beautiful Kiama Harbour.
You couldn’t wish for a more picturesque backdrop for your weekly shopping expedition! The market is started each week by the “ringin..
** Museum & Science Events **
|Castle Hill Powerhouse Discovery Centre|
The Powerhouse Discovery Centre: Collection Stores at Castle Hill is part of the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, along with the Powerhouse Museum in Darling Harbour and Sydney Observatory at the Rocks.
The Powerhouse Discovery Centre is the M..
|CSIRO Parkes Radio Telescope | The Dish|
The famous Parkes observatory, as featured in the Australian movie 'The Dish', is a landmark radio telescope nearly 50 years old, yet still considered to be one of the best single dish radio telescopes in the world.
As well as a great view of the ..
|Cyberworlds: Computers & Connections|
Cyberworlds: Computers & Connections, a permanent exhibition at Powerhouse Museum.
Computers are the defining technology of our time. Unlike other machines that are designed to carry out a specialised task, the computer is a general-purpose devic..
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|Guided Group Tours ABC Ultimo Centre|
The ABC Ultimo Centre brings together all aspects of the national broadcaster, including Television, Radio, New Media, Transmission and News and Current Affairs.
The guided tour is likely to include a visit to one of our two digital state-of-the-a..
** Performing Arts | Theatre | Opera Events **
Don’t Look Away in association with Red Line Productions at the Old Fitz is presenting Louis Nowra’s Inner Voices.
Inner Voices first brought Louis Nowra to public attention as a playwright in 1977 and vividly demonstrates his early preoccupation..
** Sporting Fixtures Events **
|Tennis Leagues | Sydney Autumn Season 2016|
Want to play in a local, friendly, singles tennis comp?
Our Sydney Tennis Leagues are a great way of playing singles tennis in a fun, friendly, social tennis comp near you. You’ll play lots of tennis, meet lots of new like-minded tennis partners a..
** Talk | Discussion Events **
|Helen O'Neill - Daffodil|
Join best-selling and award-winning author Helen O’Neill in the Tom Keneally Centre for the story of the Daffodil, celebrating the flower’s place in myth, politics, art, religion, science, poetry and love.
Her beautifully illustrated and moving bo..
** Trips | Tours Events **
|Australian Museum Behind the Scenes Tour|
Less than one percent of the Australian Museum's vast collection is on display. The Behind the Scenes Tour offers visitors the opportunity to see all those items kept in storage behind the scenes.
Sneak a peek at an irreplaceable collection of mo..
|Australian Museum Tours|
Australian Museum Tours offer daily guided tours of the Museum by experienced guides, highlighting popular attractions from their exhibitions.
You'll visit all the major exhibitions on display and get your questions answered along the way. Tours ..
|Day Tour | Sydney Observatory|
30 minute tour includes 3D Space Theatre, Planetarium and telescope tours.
Child (4-15yrs)*: $8
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** Trivia and Quiz Events **
|The City Hotel Pub Trivia|
Trivia Night from 6.30pm
Forget the notion of old school trivia with 1980s sporting questions and a calm, uninhibited atmosphere. City Hotel’s pub trivia is hosted by eclectic and charismatic characters and features taste testing rounds, paper aer..
** Zoological & Farms Events **
|Nura Diya Aboriginal Wildlife Experience|
Take a special Aboriginal wildlife tour at Taronga Zoo, showcasing the strong link between aboriginal people, their culture and wildlife.
Developed with Aboriginal people, and led by an Aboriginal Guide, Nura Diya takes visitors on a walk-through ..
|Taronga Western Plains Zoo|
With over 3sq km of wild and wonderful bushland and 700 animals, Taronga Western Plains Zoo offers a safari adventure right in the heart of NSW.
Find yourself surrounded by magnificent wildlife on wide open plains. Whether you stroll across the g..
|Taronga Zoo Roar and Snore|
Join us for the Taronga Zoo Roar and Snore and be awakened by the roar of lions as they cuddle up to you in your tent!
Okay, so that last part is an exaggeration, though the Taronga Zoo Roar and Snore is still the wildest slumber party around, and..
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