Storytime at Wairoa Community Centre Playgroup

Join Bondi Beach Playgroups, Waverley Library and Waverley Council’s Community Programs for this special Story & Rhyme Time. Experience the benefits of playgroup for quality play, access to information and community resources, and creating a connected and resilient community in which children and families can thrive. This session is for families with babies and toddlers aged 0 – 2 years. For further information contact 9083 8936 Visit the event website: www.eventbrite.com.au Date and time: Wed, 26 Jun 2024 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM AEST Location: Wairoa Community Centre Hall, 67 Wairoa Avenue North Bondi, NSW 2026 Cost: Free  

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Events, Family

New Family Film Premieres at Sydney Film Festival 2024

Sydney Film Festival is back this year – and it’s not just for the so-called ‘adults’! From June 5-16, share your love of cinema with the whole family across Hollywood hits and exciting local Aussie family features screening across Sydney, including Randwick’s very own iconic Ritz Cinema. Experience the wonders of the iconic State Theatre with the Australian premiere of Despicable Me 4. We’ve also heard a rumor that some Minions will be appearing on the red carpet to cause some mischief! Don’t miss the World Premiere of 200% Wolf, with an all-star local Aussie cast – plus more homegrown…

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Spark in the Park: Fairy Stories and Fun in Rose Bay

Come enjoy story time led by a magical fairy guest in beautiful Lyne park! Bring along a picnic blanket and join us for lots of fun outdoors. There will be plenty of games to play, craft to enjoy and story time sessions led by a special guest fairy. This event for families with children of all ages. It is weather permitting and may be cancelled at short notice due to inclement weather. Cost: Free To register visit: www.eventbrite.com.au Date and time: Sat, 16 Mar 2024 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM AEDT Location: Lyne Park, New South Head Road Rose Bay, NSW…

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Inspiration, Parenting

Festive fear: How to introduce your kids to your new partner

Ensuring Smooth Family Transitions During the Festive Season As Australians continue to recover from the global pandemic, many are also facing their first Christmas with a new partner. According to Tracey Horton a lot of people are celebrating their first Christmas with a new partner and have no idea how to introduce their child to the new person in their life. “Some people will do it well, and others will do it badly, simply because they didn’t give the introduction or the situation the care, thought and preparation that it needed,” Horton said. “Sadly this means that many families will…

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Events, School holidays

Family fun, Bell Shakespeare presents: Just Macbeth! (abridged)

What do you get when you combine Shakespeare, Andy Griffiths, garden gnomes, daggers, Wizz Fizz and brussels sprouts? Just Macbeth! (abridged) of course! Journey to medieval Scotland for this perfect introduction to Shakespeare for young people. Just Macbeth! (abridged) is a really silly version of Shakespeare’s great big gory tragedy starring Andy, Danny and Lisa from Andy Griffiths’ Just! series, packed into a pocket-sized play. Exploring the story of Macbeth through the eyes of Andy Griffiths’ much loved characters, this hilarious and irreverent take on Shakespeare’s classic tragedy will have the whole family in stitches.  Just Macbeth! (abridged) is aimed…

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Cambridge Markets’ Family Friendly Winter Market is back for 2023!

The Ultimate Winter Market EQ is BACK! This family friendly event will be held on Sunday August 6th at the Entertainment Quarter, Moore Park, from 10am-3pm. Featuring more than 100+ stalls bringing fashion, art, craft, homewares, kids’ goods, candles, gifts, food and more to this brilliant location. There will also be a bounty delicious global food to suit all tastes, live music, and plenty of activities for kids. Like all Cambridge Market’s other markets, this will be carefully curated to bring the best of NSW small businesses to this huge event. At the Ultimate Easter Market EQ, find all natural…

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Inspiration, Kids

Fambo Queer Arts for Kids and Families

This event is resented by Waverley Council as part of Pride Amplified. Join with LGBTQIA+ artists and creatives for a fun day of art activities for ALL KINDS of kids and families. Visit the Rainbow Wall installation and add your own colourful self-portrait of your present, future or dream self.  Make your own unique Pride flag or pronoun badge, or get lost in a book in our queer story reading corner! In addition to Fambo’s great offerings, you can have a rainbow painted on your face and come together with other kids and families to celebrate the festivities of WorldPride!…

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