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Shen Yun 2022 in Australia

A Culture Reborn: Shen Yun Presents China Before Communism An incredible family experience! New York-based Shen Yun returns to Lyric Theatre, Wednesday 6 – Sunday 17 April, Book Now! “Exquisitely beautiful. An extraordinary experience for us and the children.” —Cate Blanchett, Academy Award-winning actress “There is a massive power in this that can embrace the world. It brings great hope… It is truly a touch of heaven.” —Daniel Herman, Former Minister of Culture of The Czech Republic In the years to come, the story of Shen Yun will become a legend about how a group of elite artists came together…

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OPPO’s #SelfieServe is Back – After selling out last weekend

Last chance to score a free ice cream with your face on it   After a sold out first weekend with more than 110 litres of personalised ice creams given out, the OPPO #SelfieServe ice cream truck is returning this weekend to treat gelato lovers’ taste buds and their social feed. Smartphone brand OPPO is combining Aussies’ love for ice cream with technology, serving up the coolest dessert selfie.  To experience the OPPO #SelfieServe, all Sydneysiders need to do is simply turn up, snap a selfie and score a free ice cream with your face printed on it. Free of…

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Kids, What to do

5 Eastern Suburbs Pools your kids will love

The eastern suburbs is blessed with amazing harbour and coastal beaches but sometimes the beaches are too crowded, too rough and you are over sand. We’ve put together a list of our 5 picks for the best aquatic centres in the East if you feel like a day out with the kids this summer. 1. Botany Aquatic Centre – Botany One of the east’s most iconic pools, set in the quiet back streets of Botany this “Olympic” pool centre once famous for its water slides offers families a really great experience. There are three pools – 50 m large Olympic…

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New Ice Cream & Street Art tour for families launched in Newtown

Sydney’s “funnest” tour operator, Local Sauce Tours, has launched a new family-friendly ice cream and street art tour of Newtown Long known for its colourful street art, in recent years, Newtown has become a mecca for ice cream lovers. Along King Street and Enmore Rd, there are a range of small, locally-owned ice cream stores that have popped up over the last few years, specialising in everything from traditional Italian gelato to stretchy Turkish “dondurma”.  Now one local tour company has come up with a way to combine Newtown’s street art with its delicious ice cream options, in a family-friendly…

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Babies, For Mums, Parenting, Pregnancy & Birth

PREGNANCY, BABIES & CHILDREN’S EXPO

Dates: 5-6 February 2022 Location: ICC Sydney Event info: The Pregnancy Babies and Children’s Expo is Australia’s trusted early parenting event. With over 30 years of experience, it is a must for all new parents.  Showcasing big brands, best prices, special offers, and the latest innovations, all under one roof.  Enjoy free talks and classes from trusted experts, including antenatal education focusing on your pregnancy, labour and birth, car and home safety, preparing for breastfeeding, safe sleeping environments, and much more!  Discover all you need to know from bump, to birth and beyond at the Pregnancy, Babies and Children’s Expo….

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Celebrate New Year’s Eve at the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

There’s never been a better time to celebrate New Year’s Eve as a family in Sydney post-lockdown, with COVID crowd restrictions meaning Aussies won’t be jostling for prime harbourfront positio With as many as 45,000 people attending events in the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney pre-COVID, this year’s crowd figures are capped at 28,000 across all seven events.  Coupled with international visitors no longer making up the bulk of the crowds, families will get the harbour to themselves to watch the 9pm and midnight fireworks spectaculars. After a stressful period of lockdowns and home schooling, families will be able to enjoy…

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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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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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Sydney Opera House to open new venue: Centre for Creativity

Sydney – Tuesday 23 November, 2021. The Sydney Opera House will open its new Centre for Creativity on January 4, 2022 – a purpose-built home for hands-on creative experiences inside the world-renowned building.The Centre will significantly increase the breadth of year-round participatory performances, workshops and installations, in line with the Opera House’s commitment to engage new audiences on site, in schools, and in homes across Australia and the world.It’s one of the final projects in the Opera House’s Decade of Renewal, funded by the NSW Government, and is the first new dedicated programming venue to open in more than 20 years….

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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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