What's On | Friday 19th September 2014..
** Children | Family Events **
|Butterscotchs Playground |
After returning to join his friends The Wiggles in 2012 for what was their final year of performing as the original group, Greg Page has turned his attention to a new project, “Butterscotch’s Playground”!
With 4 new cuddly friends, Butterscotch, H..
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 ..
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** Comedy & Magic Events **
|Bard To The Bone|
Whose Line Is It Anyway? meets William Shakespeare!
Bard To The Bone is a one-hour, completely improvised, Shakespeare play.
It’s highly interactive - we want our audiences to laugh and to cheer the heroes, and boo the villains, just the way y..
|Quick... Some Comedy, Quick|
Quick..Some Comedy, Quick is Australia's fastest and funniest stand up comedy show on Fridays and Saturdays at Star Bar Comedy Theatre.
Comedy for lunch Fridays
Stand up Comedy Show
12:45pm-1:15pm Lunch / 1:15pm-1:45pm
Comedy Court Stand Up ..
** Competitions | Fun & Games Events **
|Clique Photography Competition|
Clique is a 10 month program. In December 2014 we will announce the Clique amateur photographer of the year. This is the person who has the strongest portfolio from their monthly challenges.
Clique is an association for amateur photographers and ..
** Concerts | Music Events **
Seychelles islander Grace Barbé is bringing her award–winning Afro Kreol beats to Sydney for three shows only at Riverside Theatres and Casula Powerhouse on 17th, 19th and 20th September.
Celebrating the diverse cultural influences of her Indian O..
** 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..
|The Strictly Ballroom Story|
A new exhibition celebrates the sequinned splendour of the hit stage and screen musical Strictly Ballroom.
Its thirty years since Strictly Ballroom set the world dancing and to celebrate its incredible journey, the Powerhouse Museum is presenting ..
** Exhibitions | Expo | Launch Events **
|Australian National Maritime Museum | Open|
The main museum building has 3700 square metres of exhibition space. Our core exhibitions consider maritime aspects of Indigenous culture, European exploration, immigration, sport and leisure, defence and Australia's maritime links with the USA.
STUNNING AZTEC TREASURES
A FIRST FOR SYDNEY
Experience one of the world’s greatest civilisations in Aztecs – an extraordinary new exhibition showcasing cultural treasures from Mexico’s major museums, opening at the Australian Museum on 13 Sept..
|Celestial city: Sydney’s Chinese story|
In 1888 several boats carrying Chinese immigrants sailed through Sydney Heads into a crisis that would shape the nation.
Chinese people had been arriving in Sydney for over 30 years, but by 1888 growing ill-will towards them turned into open host..
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** Film Festivals & Showing Events **
|Korean Film Festival 2014|
The 5th Korean Film Festival in Australia
The Korean Film Festival in Australia (KOFFIA) is back for its milestone 5th year and it promises to be bigger than ever!
KOFFIA is the most celebrated annual festival in Australia to showcase the ver..
|Lavazza Italian Film Festival 2014|
The biggest Italian Film Festival in the world outside Italy.
Bringing a dash of Mediterranean romance to 15 superb Palace locations from mid-September to late October, the Festival's 15th edition will premiere 34 show-stopping new features and d..
|What's Showing @ IMAX|
IMAX Cinema at Darling Harbour has the world's largest IMAX screen.
What's showing at IMAX this week
Wednesday 17 September 2014
--> 10:00 am Antarctica
--> 11:00 am Forces of Nature
--> 12:00 pm Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure
** Markets | Art, Craft & General Events **
|Chinatown Night Market|
The Chinatown Night Market is a weekly market held from 4pm - 11pm every Friday.
The Chinatown Night Market features in excess of 40 stalls, offering everything from clothes and jewellery to samurai swords and art, as well as over 10 delicious and..
|Newcastle Organic Food & General Market|
The Newcastle Market is a weekly market held Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 9am-3pm, 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, loc..
|POWH Foundation Market Day|
The Prince of Wales Hospital Foundation markets run throughout the year - every 3rd Friday of the month.
Some of our great stalls:
Turkish pastry - Gozleme
Cakes & bisc..
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** Markets | Farmers Food & Produce Events **
|Bathurst Organic Market|
The Bathurst Organic Market is held every Friday and Saturday at the Brooke Moore Centre Courtyard.
Enjoy fresh certified organic fruit and vegetables, along with yoghurts, cereals, eggs and more.
Home delivery service is available and it cover..
|Sydney Fish Market|
Australia's only working fishermen's market, the Sydney Fish Markets is colourful and vibrant and offers visitors and Sydneysiders the opportunity to experience an authentic working fish market.
Business for the market begins at 5.30am when seafo..
|Sydney Hawkesbury Harvest Farmers Market|
Hawkesbury Harvest brings the region to the doorstep of Sydney every Friday in the square at Cook & Phillip Park.
Features the best the Sydney region can offer in fresh season produce and gourmet products. Come and taste, buy and learn about Sydn..
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** Museum & Science Events **
|Bradman Museum & International Cricket Hall of Fame|
The Bradman Museum name has evolved into the Bradman Museum & International Cricket Hall of Fame. The existing Bradman Museum collection is still here in the wonderful new Bradman Gallery.
Featuring cutting edge technology, interactive touch-scree..
|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 ..
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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 **
|Baroness Bianka's Bloodsongs|
The Theatre Division in association with Hayes Theatre Co present
Baroness Bianka's Bloodsongs
Directed by Lisa Freshwater / Designed by Brigette Thorn
Critically acclaimed songwriter and storyteller Joanna Weinberg is bringing her brand new s..
Book and Lyrics by James Millar Music by Peter Rutherford
Wednesday 10 September to Sunday 5 October
At Hayes Theatre Co
A song series of short stories about falling in love from both perspectives…
An exploration of one of life’s toughest ..
A song series of short stories about falling in love from both perspectives…
An exploration of one of life’s toughest battles, romance, LOVEBiTES will playing at Hayes Theatre Co from Wednesday, 10 September 2014.
From the writers of The Hatpin..
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** Sporting Fixtures Events **
|NRL Telstra Premiership | Finals|
NRL Telstra Premiership | Finals
All NRL finals, games, teams, times and venues.
2ND QUALIFYING FINAL
Rabbitohs d Sea Eagles 40–24
1ST QUALIFYING FINAL
Roosters v Panthers 18-19..
|Sydney Swans vs North Melbourne - AFL Preliminary Final|
The Sydney Swans will take on Victoria's North Melbourne (Roos) at ANZ Stadium on Friday night in front of a packed house.
Tickets go on sale on Monday via ticketek.com.au (below).
** 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 ..
|When Rum Ran the Rocks Tour|
Step back to a magical time when rum was a currency, and Sydney's harbourside area of the Rocks was filthy rich with it. See local drinkers in their natural habitat, join them in their ablutions and learn about why rum was worth rebelling for… then a..
** 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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