What's On | Monday 31st August 2015..
** 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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** Comedy & Magic Events **
|Monday Night Comedy|
The World Famous Monday Night Comedy @ the Fringe is bigger and better than ever.
See some of Australia's best comedians and international stars.
Livin' loud!! Every Monday Night @ The Fringe Bar
After 17 years of amazing stand up performers..
** Concerts | Music Events **
|Monday Club @ Cock n Bull Hotel|
MONDAY CLUB! In the tradition of Monday clubs in Ireland, the Cock n Bull hotel, Sydney's little part of eire, has puts on 'Monday Club'!
There is a sense of looseness about our Monday club. We invite people each week to come and learn to DJ, drop..
|Open Mic Night @ Hard Rock Cafe|
Calling all Musicians for the Music Stage Open Mic Night at Hard Rock Cafe Sydney!
Hard Rock and musicstage.com invite you to play at open mic nights every Monday, starting on April 30th.
Come on down, bring your talent and your instrument and ..
** 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 **
|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, ..
Experimentations and experimenting both start from everyday experience. Why does the freezer door stick? How does a battery work? What is lightning? This exhibition shows how scientific and technological breakthroughs have answered questions like the..
|Ginger Meggs: Australia's Favourite Boy|
Ginger Meggs: Australia's Favourite Boy
25 July to 8 November 2015
Discover the world of Ginger Meggs, Australia’s most popular and longest-running comic strip at a new exhibition at Museum of Sydney from 25 July to 8 November 2015.
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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 26 August 2015
9:00 am Island of Lemurs: Madagascar 3D
10:00 am Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure
11:00 am Hidden Univer..
** 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..
12 February 2015 - 10 January 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 Arts and Sciences i..
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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 **
Experience the musical phenomenon
Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed new production Les Misérables is now playing at the Capitol Theatre, Sydney.
Completely re-imagined with incredible new designs, and an astonishing cast – this is Les Mis like you..
|Matilda The Musical|
Critically acclaimed musical Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical is coming to the Sydney Lyric!
If you've read Roald Dahl's children classic Matilda, then you won't want to miss the inspiring story live on stage as a critically acclaimed music..
Inspired by the famous cabarets of Paris, Risque Revue follows a tangled narrative of love, lust and jealousy, inside a fictional theatre of the same name.
Sensational casting, phenomenal choreography, and a super sexy sound track make for a glamo..
** 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 ..
|Night Tour | Sydney Observatory|
The quintessential way to visit Sydney Observatory
Open nightly Monday to Saturday except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and Good Friday holidays; open Sunday nights during school holidays.
View the stars and planets through our telescopes (weather ..
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** 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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