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Events, School holidays

Spotlight Prowl for Families 2024

Dusk is a wonderful time to spot animals in Centennial Parklands. The Park is home to a variety of nocturnal creatures, from brushtail possums, microbats, and tawny frogmouths to one of Sydney’s largest colonies of grey-headed flying-foxes. Join our experienced Rangers for a fascinating and surprising spotlight walk to see how the Park transforms when the sun goes down. Meeting point: Robertson Road Gates What to bring: Enclosed & comfortable shoes Warm clothing – it gets cold after dark! Torch Camera (no flash) Waterproof clothing in case of wet conditions, the walks run rain or shine A sense of adventure PLEASE…

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CHILDREN’S INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL STARTS SOON!

The Children’s International Film Festival (CHIFF) kicks off THIS SATURDAY in Melbourne and next Saturday in Sydney, offering a month-long celebration of cinema for young audiences and their families. Running throughout the school holidays, CHIFF features 18 Australian premiere titles, family short films, and special events for kids aged 3 and up. This year, CHIFF welcomes renowned Australian artist and author Leigh Hobbs as its special guest! Known for his beloved characters like Old Tom and Horrible Harriet, Leigh was the Australian Children’s Laureate in 2016 and 2017. Don’t miss the screening of his short film Mr Chicken Goes to…

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Events, Inspiration

SYDNEY VEGAN MARKET

Sydney Vegan Market is your ultimate destination for all things plant based, cruelty-free & vegan. From fresh food to home wares to coffee to fashion, whether you’re selling, buying or browsing, we have you covered. Sydney Vegan Market is different. We have designed our event to embody and capture an experience unlike any other and have created a go-to event that highlights the wonders of cruelty-free living, celebrates the strength of community and offers up a damn good day, every single month! Sydney Vegan Market (SVM) is proudly presented by Vegan NSW, a community based charity with a simple mission…

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GOULD ST STREET PARTY, Bondi Festival

Celebrate Bondi at the free Gould St Street Party this winter. Live music, performances, activities, street trading, food and fun for everyone! Don’t miss Gould St Street Party, the vibrant celebration of community and creativity, closing Bondi Festival 2024. A Bondi Festival first, Gould Street will be closed off and transformed into an all-day street party for everyone. Enjoy an array of eats and beats, local brewers, shopping pop-ups, and eclectic entertainments! Explore Gould Street fashion houses and take advantage of special offers and unique experiences from a range of businesses joining in the party, including hands-on workshops, tailor-made and…

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Events, Parks & Playgrounds

Whale Watching Picnic with Dr Vanessa Pirotta

Whale watching season in Sydney has begun, and thousands of humpback whales are already travelling north on the East Australian Current ‘highway’  straight past Waverley. They are migrating to warmer waters to breed and feed so that they can build up fat and survive their return to the colder Southern Ocean. Join internationally recognised whale expert, Dr Vanessa Pirotta, author of the Humpback Highway, to watch and learn about these amazing creatures as they pass by Waverley’s intertidal marine protected area and the Bronte-Coogee Aquatic Reserve. Dr Vanessa Pirotta, author of the Humpback Highway will be hosting this event and…

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Vivid Sydney’s Drone Spectacular is back in 2024

What the world needs now is love, sweet love… and at Vivid Sydney 2024 all you need to do is look to the sky to find it. Set your sights on love at Vivid Sydney’s Drone Spectacular! Romantic love is an instinctive part of human nature. Our capacity to love and show compassion are the best aspects of humanity. Come join us at Circular Quay for this unabashed love story in the sky. Our drone show will have your heart beating fast, as over 700 drones form universal symbols of love in spectacular colours and formations across the night sky….

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Events, Parks & Playgrounds

National Tree Day at Marks Park

Spend the morning outdoors, planting native shrubs, taking part in nature craft, yoga and meditation at Marks Park, in celebration of National Tree Day Join the local community  to restore coastal habitat in Marks Park for National Tree Day. Immerse yourself in nature for the morning with nature craft, yoga and mediation! We will be planting small native shrubs and ground covers consistent with the coastal vegetation that provides habitat to small birds like the Superb fairy wren. Please book into one of two time slots to take part so we can manage numbers. SCHEDULE 10.00am – 11.15am Planting session…

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Singer Songwriter, Kay Proudlove at the bondi pavilion

Phenomenal South Coast Singer Songwriter, Kay Proudlove, brings her formidable talent and infectious personality to the stage in Dear Diary. From first kisses and girl power, to lost gigs and frayed friendships, Dear Diary is a musical journey into the world of growing up. Dear Diary takes us on a journey through Kay’s teenage diaries through a collection of intimate and vulnerable stories and songs. From first kisses, girl power, spice world, and Elijah Wood fan fiction to lost gigs, found memories and frayed friendships, Dear Diary is a hilarious, nostalgic and sometimes painful revisiting of our teenage years, delving…

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LIGHTSCAPE RETURNS TO DAZZLE VIVID SYDNEY WITH A SPECTACULAR NEW TRAIL

Experience the majestic Royal Botanic Garden Sydney in a brand-new light when  the international sensation, Lightscape, illuminates the senses from 24 May to 15 June  as part of Vivid Sydney 2024, the Southern Hemisphere’s leading multi-artform  festival.  Reimagined for 2024, the globally renowned Lightscape phenomenon of light,  colour and sound will dazzle visitors with all-new lightworks and installations by local  and international artists.  Tickets are now on sale for the popular immersive experience which enjoyed a  sell-out season at Vivid Sydney in 2023.  Lightscape will light up the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney when the sun goes down,  turning it into…

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Vivid Kids at Tumbalong Park

Immerse your little ones in the magic of Vivid Sydney! Explore Darling Harbour’s Light Walk, enjoy free children’s shows & live music at Tumbalong Park. Calling all little adventurers! Vivid Sydney is transforming Tumbalong Park into a wonderland of dazzling light displays and captivating entertainment designed just for your little ones. Embark on an unforgettable journey with the Vivid Kids music program every Saturday at 5pm, the stage at Tumbalong Park comes alive with a lineup of FREE, family-friendly shows featuring talented performers and captivating storytelling. Get ready to tap your toes, sing along, and create lasting memories with your…

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