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Coogee Sparkles New Year’s Eve fireworks event confirmed to go ahead in 2021

Randwick residents will be able to farewell the year in a celebratory manner after Randwick Council confirmed that the popular 9pm fireworks will proceed as planned on Friday 31 December 2021. The 20-minute fireworks display is scheduled for the family-friendly time of 9pm and will include roving entertainment and music throughout the afternoon and evening. “We’re so pleased that we can offer people the chance to end a challenging year on such a high note,” says Randwick Mayor Dylan Parker. “This is one of Coogee’s signature outdoor events. People come from all around to witness the incredible display while soaking…

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Events, Inspiration

GUESS HOW MUCH I LOVE YOU

CDP Theatre Producers are delighted to have federal government support through the RISE Fund to support the development of GUESS HOW MUCH I LOVE YOU. This financial support has enabled the company to bring to life a brand-new stage adaptation by Richard Tulloch of Sam McBratney’s beloved book which will be at the Seymour Centre on 15 & 16 December. In this dazzling new stage adaptation, children and their families will join the enchanting adventure of Little and Big Nutbrown Hare. This playful story of love and nature unfolds, with beautiful puppetry, music, and laughter as they discover the magic and…

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Events, Kids, What to do

Water World Central

Need a way to keep cool over summer? Swap the beach for epic waterslides and huge  inflatable pools at Australia’s first mobile waterpark, Waterworld Central. The family friendly  affair will be taking over Moore Park’s Entertainment Quarter this summer and it’s going to  be bigger and better than ever before! Come have a splash these school holidays from the  28th Dec. 2021 – 26th Jan. 2022 (Closed New Year’s Day)!  Race your mates on the multi-lane Epic Racer slide, go on an 80-metre water tubing ride or  just relax in one of the chilled out wading pools. For the dare…

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MONSTER JUMP

It’s time to bounce back and get outside this summer, so get those happy feet ready to hop  onto Australia’s hottest new attraction! Monster Jump is a mobile inflatable obstacle course  boasting a monstrous 280 meters of endless fun!  The course is set to jump into the  Entertainment Quarter in Sydney the first 3 weekends of December plus the 28th Dec. – 26th Jan. for the school holidays too!  Don’t let the kids have all the fun, Monster Jump is suitable for everyone from children to  adults! For the competitive type, come race your mates and see who can complete…

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The Sydney Christmas Fair

Celebrate the festive season over three jam-packed weekends this December! The Sydney  Christmas Fair is set to take over Entertainment Quarter, Moore Park on the weekends of  4th-5th, 11th – 12th, and 18th-19th December 2021. Tickets are on sale now!  This family-friendly extravaganza will feature a huge line-up of entertainment for all the  family to enjoy, including all your favourite Carnival Rides and Games, interactive Elf  Workshops, Gingerbread House Party, Letters to Santa and so much more!  Get into the spirit of Christmas at the Sydney Christmas Fair and look forward to:  Carnival Rides: Check out the 2-hour unlimited rider…

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Bronte House Open Weekend – garden only!

Bronte House’s story begins in 1836 when William Mortimer Lewis, Colonial Architect, bought 42 acres of land at ‘Nelson Bay’ (the name given to the bay at Bronte Beach). He began building a house but when an economic depression hit in 1843, was forced to sell the property before its completion. Robert Lowe, an English barrister and later NSW parliamentarian bought the property as a ‘country residence’ and finished the house in 1845. He and his wife Georgiana were some of the Bronte House’s most charismatic inhabitants, despite only being in resident for four years. The house change hands quickly…

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THE ROCKS TRANSFORMS INTO A FESTIVE WONDERLAND THIS CHRISTMAS

As we head towards the end of the year, it’s time to celebrate with a wonderful Christmas in The Rocks! Heading into a festive period we all truly deserve, The Rocks is putting on an unmissable show of holiday fun. GRAB THE PERFECT GRAM AT THE ROCKS WONDERLANES To get Sydneysiders into the Christmas spirit, The Rocks will transform into a magical wonderland featuring fun, festive holiday Wonderlanes for the first time, with holiday cheer hidden down every cobblestoned path. Starting at Nurse’s Walk, dozens of elves have come in from all directions bringing Christmas magic to The Rocks. See…

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The QVB Unveils Australia’s Newest and Largest Indoor Christmas Tree

The Queen Victoria Building (QVB) is ushering in a new dawn this festive season unveiling a brand-new  Christmas tree for customers to enjoy. Inspired by Australia’s native Wollemi Pine, one of the world’s oldest  and rarest tree species, the new tree celebrates the iconic building’s uniquely Australian history.  At 20metres tall and suspended from the centre dome to create a unique experience from the ground level,  the new tree will assume the mantle of Australia’s largest indoor Christmas tree, replacing the famous Swarovski tree that graced the centre for the past 16 years. Accompanying it will be a programmed light …

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Events, Photographers

HEAD ON PHOTO FESTIVAL, with over 60 physical outdoor exhibitions on Bondi Beach

Sydney, Australia: Head On Photo Festival, Australia’s leading annual photography event, today announced the full program of exhibitions and events, including a major activation of Bondi Beach. Taking place from 19 – 28 November 2021, the program includes over 60 outdoor exhibitions at Paddington Reservoir Gardens and Bondi Beach, six large-scale photo boxes displaying the best of the Festival and a series of talks and workshops. Following the success of the Head On 2020 digital festival, an online Open program will bring a series of talks and workshops virtually to audiences across the country and the world. The 12th edition…

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Grub Lab Saves Christmas with the launch of Santagram

SYDNEY, 16TH NOVEMBER 2021: Innovative hospitality tech company, Grub Lab is creating a Christmas to remember after a year to forget, by launching Augmented Reality (AR) Santa photos. ‘Santagram’  will allow 100,000 families attending hospitality venues in the lead up to Christmas to get their photos with Santa, despite many restrictions due to COVID-19. Launching today, Santagram will be available for free to anyone visiting a participating venue. Families can simply download the Grub Lab app, scan the code on the floor of the venue, which leads to three Santa photo opportunities where you can take your photo with Santa…

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