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Things To Do: Wednesday 24th October 2018



** Charity | Fundraisers **

 
View Event: Polished Man | Protect Vulnerable Children Campaign
Polished Man | Protect Vulnerable Children Campaign
This October we challenge men (and women) to paint one fingernail to represent the 1 child that dies every 5 minutes as a result of violence. 1 CHILD DIES EVERY 5 MINUTES AS A RESULT OF VIOLENCE. ..
 




** Children | Family **

 
View Event: Cogs Playground
Cogs Playground
The Museums 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 its right next to the cafe, so par..
 
View Event: Golden Ridge Animal Farm | Open
Golden Ridge Animal Farm | Open
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..
 
View Event: Luna Park Sydney | Open
Luna Park Sydney | Open
Luna Park Sydney is an entertainment precinct of many faces. Luna Park Sydney is open 7 days a week 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Luna Park is located at Milsons Point, under the northern end of the Sydney..
 
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** Community **

 
View Event: Point Clare Vintage Fair
Point Clare Vintage Fair
Open Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm and Saturday's 9am-2pm. Vintage Fair (Fairhaven Services) is an eclectic shopping village located at Point Clare. Here you will find a unique mix of vintage, upcycled and..
 




** Culinary Events | Wine & Dining **

 
View Event: Sydney Chocolate Tours
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 c..
 




** Exhibition | Art **

 
View Event: Forgotten Songs
Forgotten Songs
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 ..
 
View Event: Glorious: earthly pleasures and heavenly realms
Glorious: earthly pleasures and heavenly realms
Explore earthly pleasures and heavenly realms through the Gallery’s collection of Asian art. Glorious presents moments of joy taking pleasure in the changing seasons, appreciating painting and po..
 
View Event: Kevin McKay - There and Back Again
Kevin McKay - There and Back Again
At Moran Gallery Sylvania from 10 October to 2 December 2018 inc. THERE & BACK AGAIN: Paintings from The Shire and beyond Our connection to a place is frequently framed by the context of our eng..
 
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** Exhibitions | Launch **

 
View Event: Australian National Maritime Museum | Open
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..
 
View Event: Chinese Garden of Friendship | Open
Chinese Garden of Friendship | Open
The Chinese Garden of Friendship is open daily from 9.30 am to 5 pm excluding Good Friday and Christmas Day. Escape from the hustle and bustle to a serene, secluded gardenâ€'Darling Harbour’s Chi..
 
View Event: Gapu-Monuk Saltwater
Gapu-Monuk Saltwater
GAPU-MONUK SALTWATER JOURNEY TO SEA COUNTRY November 2017 - February 2019 Gapu-Monuk are words from the Yolŋu matha language, of North-East Arnhem Land. Gapu (water), monuk (salt), describes ..
 
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** Film Festivals & Showing **

 
View Event: Japanese Film Festival 2018
Japanese Film Festival 2018
Every year the JFF team showcases the best of Japanese cinema combining international film festival favourites huge Japanese box office hits and little-known indie gems. This 2018 we’re also cel..
 
View Event: What's Showing | Latest Films
What's Showing | Latest Films
The latest films showing in cinema's reviewed weekly by EG. EG is the entertainment guide to plan your weekend and beyond. Latest Films Showing This Week NEW | A STAR IS BORN I (135 min..
 




** Markets | Art, Craft & General **

 
View Event: Grand Bazaar Trash & Treasure Market
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 ga..
 
View Event: Penrith Showground Markets
Penrith Showground Markets
Visit the Penrith Showground Markets held every Wednesday, from 8.30am to 1.30pm. Selling a variety of products, ranging from plants, fruit & Veg clothing, lingerie, tools, craft supplies, engravin..
 




** Markets | Food & Produce **

 
View Event: Entertainment Quarter Fresh Produce Market-EQ Market
Entertainment Quarter Fresh Produce Market-EQ Market
Lovers of fine foods will be pleasantly surprised by the EQs Fresh Produce Market, held each Wednesday and Saturday from 10am. Under cover of our sail structure, we welcome you to sample the fresh..
 
View Event: Kiama Farmers Market
Kiama Farmers Market
The Kiama Farmers Market is held EVERY Wednesday at Black Beach, on the foreshore of beautiful Kiama Harbour. You couldnt wish for a more picturesque backdrop for your weekly shopping expedition!..
 




** Museum & Science **

 
View Event: CSIRO Parkes Radio Telescope | The Dish
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 ..
 
View Event: Cyberworlds: Computers & Connections
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 special..
 
View Event: Koolang Observatory and Space Science Centre
Koolang Observatory and Space Science Centre
The Koolang Observatory and Space Science Centre is located on the border of the Central Coast and Lower Hunter, no more than two hours from most Sydney and Newcastle suburbs. The Koolang Observat..
 
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** Open Days **

 
View Event: Guided Group Tours ABC Ultimo Centre
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 includ..
 




** Sporting Fixtures **

 
View Event: Invictus Games 2018
Invictus Games 2018
20-27 October 2018 Various venues, Sydney Olympic Park Invictus Games Sydney 2018, presented by Jaguar Land Rover. Founded by Prince Harry in 2014, the Invictus Games is an international sp..
 




** Television Shows **

 
View Event: The Block 2018 | Gatwick Hotel
The Block 2018 | Gatwick Hotel
Sunday 28th October is the grand final and auction night for the 2018 series. Starting at the special time of 7pm BLOCK IT IN! #9TheBlock Five couples. One iconic building. The biggest con..
 




** Trips | Tours **

 
View Event: Australian Museum Behind the Scenes Tour
Australian Museum Behind the Scenes Tour
Less than one percent of the Australian Museums 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. ..
 
View Event: Australian Museum Tours
Australian Museum Tours
Australian Museum Tours offer daily guided tours of the Museum by experienced guides, highlighting popular attractions from their exhibitions. Youll visit all the major exhibitions on display and ..
 
View Event: Jenolan Caves Cave Tours
Jenolan Caves Cave Tours
Jenolan Caves is composed of 11 spectacular show caves, pure underground rivers, and amazing formations. This remarkable cave system is among the finest and most ancient in the world and is undoub..
 
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** Trivia and Quiz **

 
View Event: The City Hotel Pub Trivia
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 Hotels pub trivia is hosted by eclectic and charismatic charac..
 




** Zoological & Farms **

 
View Event: Nura Diya Aboriginal Wildlife Experience
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 ..
 
View Event: Taronga Western Plains Zoo
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..
 
View Event: Taronga Zoo Roar and Snore
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 Sn..
 
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