What's On | Sunday 1st February 2015..
** Children | Family Events **
Roll up, roll up for Powerhouse Museum’s circus spectacular! CIRCUS FACTORY, 20 December 2014 – 3 May 2015.
The Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences’ Powerhouse Museum will explode over summer with Circus Factory, a program of spectacular proporti..
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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** Community | School Events Events **
|Sydney Collectibles & Antiques Fair|
The Sydney Collectibles & Antiques Fair is the place to go if you're a collector, every first Sunday of the month from 9am to 3pm at Wentworth Park Greyhounds Function Centre.
Stalls include book sellers, antiques, collectables, vintage, Victorian..
** Culinary | Wine & Dining Events **
|Beresford Italian Sunday Lunch|
The Beresford Hotel hosts the Italian Sunday Lunch every Sunday from 12pm all the way through.
Come enjoy the beautiful scenery in the courtyard with a great Italian Bistro Menu.
There really is no better way to spend your Sunday!
|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 **
|Chuck Close: Prints, Process & Collaboration|
On show in Sydney this summer as part of the Sydney International Art Series, the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia (MCA) presents Chuck Close: Prints, Process and Collaboration, the largest collection of Close's work ever presented in the souther..
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..
|Pop to Popism|
1 November 2014 – 1 March 2015
Exclusive to Sydney this summer, Pop to popism is the most comprehensive survey of pop art to be seen in Australia and will run from 1 November 2014 to 1 March 2015 at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, as part of t..
** Exhibitions | Expo | Launch Events **
|A fine possession: jewellery and identity|
24 September 2014 – 20 September 2015
A Fine Posession
Celebrates the central place of jewellery in our lives from antiquity to the present-day through over 700 iconic and rarely seen objects.
Jewellery has been made and worn for personal, ..
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..
|Breakers – the dying art of safebreaking|
Breakers – the dying art of safebreaking
Justice & Police Museum
Sydney was once infested by safebreakers. Some were sophisticated specialists like Richard Reynolds, who used the latest technology to crack safes. Others like Kong Lee had a more s..
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** Festivals | Fairs Events **
|St Jerome's Laneway Festival 2015|
The St Jerome's Laneway Festival returns to Sydney College of the Arts (SCA)
Sun 1st February, 2015
The Sydney Laneway Festival is set amongst the historic sandstone buildings at Sydney College of the Arts. There's plenty of shade and grass and e..
** 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 28 January 2015
--> 10:00 am D-Day 3D: Normandy 1944
--> 11:00 am Unseen World 3D
--> 12:00 pm Great White Shark 3D
** Garage Sales | Car Boot Sales Events **
|Garage Sales | Today!|
Check out the Garage Sales on today courtesy of Gazza's Garage Sales.
Gazza's Garage Sales is Australia's best known Garage Sales calendar showing every garage sale this weekend and upcoming sales Australia wide.
** Historical Locations & Tours Events **
|Heritage Railway Discovery Tour Afternoon Experience|
Get on board the Heritage Train and enjoy an explosive trip around the historic Armory Buildings.
Experience how the armaments were stored, transported and protected at what was formerly known as RANAD or the Royal Australian Navy Armament Depot.
** Markets | Art, Craft & General Events **
Come along to the Adamstown Markets, held every Sunday at the corner of Glebe and Bunker Roads, 7am to 12pm.
The Adamstown Markets offer stalls selling all manner of goods, including fresh produce, gifts, toys, crafts, plants, vegetable seedlings,..
|Armidale Farmers Market & Car Boot Sale|
Armidale Farmers' Market and Car Boot Sale are held on the first and third Sunday of the month, 8am to 1pm in Curtis Park (Cnr Faulkner and Dumaresq Sts).
Buy fresh, local, seasonal produce, home made gourmet food, wine and plants from the farmer'..
|Bankstown Sunday Markets & Bargain Bazaar|
The Bankstown Sunday Markets & Bargain Bazaar are held every Sunday from 9am to 3pm at Bankstown Paceway.
Come along and let the bargain hunting begin! You'll be pleasantly surprised at what you'll find. Browse through markets and go digging throu..
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** Markets | Farmers Food & Produce Events **
|Batemans Bay Markets|
The Bateman's Bay Coastal Patrol Markets (Bateman's Bay Markets) are held on the first Sunday of every month, 9am to 1pm at Corrigan's Park.
The Bateman's Bay Markets feature local growers selling their produce at bargain prices. Fresh fruit and v..
|Blackheath Community Markets|
The Blackheath Community Markets offer local home made, home grown produce and recycled goods for sale, first Sunday of the month at Blackheath Public School Hall.
There is also a local Produce Co-op, people can contribute their own produce to sel..
|Frenchs Forest Organic Food & Farmers Markets|
Come and visit us for Organic and Conventional food, vegetables, tea and coffee, oils, baby foods, vitamins, gardening, skin care, cotton and dog food.
Come and visit us for breakfast, lunch, a cup of coffee, to meet and talk, for tools and books ..
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** Museum & Science Events **
|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..
|Goulburn Historic Waterworks|
Historic Waterworks - open and steaming.
Step back in time to the 1880's when Goulburn was one of the first regional centres to supply piped water to its residents. The Goulburn Historic Waterworks has remained intact with a pumphouse and working ..
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** Performing Arts | Theatre | Opera Events **
|Absent Friends |
Absent Friends transforms the humble tea party into a romping comedy through Ayckbourn’s notoriously dark-humoured lens.
Diana and Paul invite a few friends over to comfort Colin, an old friend who is recently bereaved. During the impossibly fun..
|Kinski and I|
Winner of the Sydney Fringe Festival 2014 Theatre Award, Kinski And I returns to the Old 505 Theatre from January 28 – February 1 2015 for a strictly limited season before heading to the Adelaide Fringe Festival.
Klaus Kinski, the world’s most pro..
|Next to Normal |
Boasting the Pulitzer Prize for Drama and three Tony Awards including best musical score, Doorstep Arts in association with Hayes Theatre Co will present Next to Normal at Hayes Theatre Co from Thursday 8 January after a wildly successful season in G..
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** 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..
** Workshops | Classes & Clinics Events **
|Skaterhq - Skateboarding and Inline Skating Lessons|
Group Skateboarding and Inline Skating Lessons for kids and adults take place every Saturday and Sunday.
Private Lessons are available most days.
Call Skaterhq Moore Park on 02 9368 0940 for bookings or check out "Lessons and Parties" on our we..
** 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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