What's On | Tuesday 28th April 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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** Comedy & Magic Events **
|Harley Breen – Just A Fully Naked Encounter|
AS SEEN ON: Just For Laughs Sydney Gala – The Comedy Channel, It’s a Date - ABC1, Comedy UP Late - ABC2 and The Project - NETWORK 10.
WINNER: The Piece of Wood (Comic’s Choice) Award Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2011
WINNER: Spleen Co..
|Sydney Comedy Festival|
Monday 20 April to Saturday 17 May 2015
The Sydney Comedy Festival is Sydney’s biggest annual comedy event. Every April/May, hundreds of the world’s funniest comedians take to stages across Sydney to entertain an audience of more than 111,000 peop..
** 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..
|Labourers, Luminaries & Lieutenants|
Labourers, Luminaries & Lieutenants Exhibition
Sydney TAFE Remembers World War I
Tuesday 21st April - Friday 1st May 2015
Sydney TAFE, The Muse, Ground Floor, Building C
Sydney Technical College was at the centre of society and training in the ..
|MCA Light Show|
The Museum of Contemporary Art Australia (MCA) will present the spectacular Light Show, a major survey exhibition exploring the phenomenal aspects of light and its versatility as a sculptural medium, from 16 April to 5 July 2015.
Featuring 20 inst..
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** 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, ..
|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..
|Undressed: 350 Years of Underwear in Fashion|
The Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences is proud to reveal fashion’s secret history with a new exhibition, Undressed: 350 Years of Underwear in Fashion, opening at Powerhouse Museum on Saturday 28 March.
Organised by the world’s leading museum o..
** Film Festivals & Showing Events **
|Cinema-K | Korean Film Night|
Get ready to mark Thursday nights in your calendars!
Taking place at the Korean Cultural Office in Sydney, CINEMA-K is a free weekly Korean film night dedicated to bringing you the best of Korean cinema! Each week come along for a night of amazing..
|Spanish Film Festival 2015|
This year’s Spanish Film Festival program exclusive to Palace Cinemas around Australia boasts 38 features from across Spain, Latin-America and beyond, as varied as the ceramic tiles on a Gaudi masterpiece!
The line-up packs a saucy punch laden wit..
|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 April 2015
--> 10:00 am D-Day 3D: Normandy 1944
--> 11:00 am Island of Lemurs: Madagascar 3D
--> 12:00 pm Great White S..
** Group | Club Meetings Events **
|Mah Jong Group Meet|
The Mah Jong Group meets every Tuesday from 9.30am to 12noon at the Sydney Mechanics' School of Arts.
Looking for a new hobby and to meet new people?
This popular Members' group meets weekly for fun and friendly sessions of Mah Jong (Western Ve..
** Markets | Farmers Food & Produce Events **
|Lismore Rainbow Region Organic Markets|
The Lismore Rainbow Region Organic Market is held every Tuesday at Lismore Showgrounds, and is a wholesale and retail organic market.
The market has been running since 1999 and there are now more fresh produce stalls, more nice people and more tan..
|New Brighton Farmers' Market|
The New Brighton Farmers' Markets are held every Tuesday, 8am to 11am.
Come along to the weekly New Brighton Farmers' Market for all things fresh. Fresh and locally grown fruit and vegetables, crisp and waiting to be eaten. The earlier you come, t..
** 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 **
In a run-down house in North Philadelphia live two almost-feral orphaned brothers: the reclusive, sensitive Philip, sealed off in a world of tinned tuna and Errol Flynn movies, and Treat, a violent pickpocket and thief who steals to provide for his y..
|Richard O’Brien’s The Rocky Horror Show|
BERT NEWTON TO DO THE TIME WARP!
Producers Howard Panter and John Frost today announced that beloved theatre and television performer Bert Newton would play the Narrator in the Sydney season of Richard O’Brien’s The Rocky Horror Show. Newton is cu..
** 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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** Tryouts | Auditions Events **
|Wanted: British Expat Families in Australia|
TV production company 12 Yard Productions are making a brand new game show pilot for the BBC and are looking for British expat contestants to apply.
The show is going to be called 5 Star Family Reunion and is a game show where eight family members..
** Workshops | Classes & Clinics Events **
|Screen Acting Beginners - Short Course|
Always wanted to get into screen acting? Our beginner’s course could be the first step towards starting a career in Film and TV.
Whether you’ve dreamt of exploring acting as a career or wanting to boost your confidence, Screenwise’s Beginners Scr..
** 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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