What's On | Wednesday 29th July 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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** 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, ..
|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.
|Madame Tussauds | Open|
Visit Madame Tussauds right on Sydney Harbour by purchasing online here for some of the best prices on the Internet!
Madame Tussauds has long been acclaimed as the most famously realistic Wax Museum in the world, with multiple exhibitions in some..
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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 July 2015
10:00 am Great White Shark 3D
11:00 am Bugs! 3D
12:00 pm Humpback Whales 3D
1:00 pm Under the Sea 3D
** 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 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..
|Penrith Showground Markets|
Visit the Penrith Showground Markets held every Wednesday, from 8.30am to 1.30pm.
The Penrith Showground bursts into a bargain-hunters paradise every WEdnesday, with between 250-300 stalls every week selling a variety of products, ranging from pla..
** 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 **
Half medieval, half community TV talent quest, this new interpretation of THE CANTERBURY TALES is a bold and exciting take on Geoffrey Chaucer’s comedic masterpiece and will premiere at the NEW THEATRE, Newtown from Wednesday 15 July to Saturday 1 Au..
Seen by over 450,000 people worldwide, the smash hit West End play, is now re-invented, re-designed and reborn for its Australian debut. Ghost Stories - a truly terrifying theatrical experience that is not for the faint-hearted - will play at the Dra..
|Heathers The Musical|
The one and only Trevor Ashley brings the Australian Premiere of Heathers The Musical, a darkly, hilarious comedy to Hayes Theatre Co. from 16 July. Heathers The Musical is based on the 1988 cult film Heathers that starred Winona Ryder and Christian ..
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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 ..
|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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** 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..
** Workshops | Classes & Clinics Events **
|Screen Acting Beginners Short Course|
Always wanted to get into screen acting? Our Screen Acting Beginner’s Course is a thorough and practical introduction to screen acting in a supportive atmosphere that will give you the skills to kick start your career in acting.
Whether you’ve dre..
** 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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