What’s happening in Sydney

Things to do, events and entertainment in Sydney

Sydney this week

  • (Clubs)

    Fri 18 Apr Phil Smart is a Sydney local admired by budding DJs around the world. Local techno flag-bearers Motorik are placing him at the... More details
  • (Clubs)

    Fri 18 Apr When most of Sydney is closing down for Good Friday, Doctor Dru will be heading out onto the harbour for an insane boat party.... More details
  • (Kids)

    15-18 Apr The Messy Spot in Maroubra is a creative play centre where kids can cover themselves and the walls in as much paint, glue and... More details
  • (Comedy)

    Fri 18 Apr Join the jury at Australia's only live audience digital voting stand up comedy competition every Friday night. Six new... More details
  • (Shopping)

    Sat 19 Apr Rozelle is the closest Sydney gets to old European flea market. From vintage fur coats and Elton John on vinyl to rusting... More details
  • (Shopping)

    Sat 19 Apr Join the throngs of hip Inner Westers – and their many knit-wearing dogs – here on a Saturday morning and it’s not hard... More details
  • (Clubs)

    Sat 19 Apr Sydney mash up maverick DJ Tom Loud has a time machine, and he’s got the dial set to 1954. There’s only one way back to... More details
  • (Clubs)

    Sat 19 Apr This Easter,  one of our fave indie dancefloors is detouring from Friday to Saturday, or as they like to say "rotating... More details
  • (Kids)

    Sun 20 Apr Decorate an Easter egg basket and put it straight to use in the annual Easter egg hunt around the gardens and grounds of the... More details
  • (Clubs)

    Sun 20 Apr The last time Goodgod threw a public holiday party Diplo, Flume and Dillon Francis made surprise appearances behind the DJ... More details
  • (Shopping)

    Sun 20 Apr Now in its 20th year, Bondi is still one of Sydney’s top spots for perusing bric-a-brac and hip fashions. It’s local... More details
  • (Kids)

    19-20 Apr Children can learn how to ride a horse in Sydney’s biggest backyard with one of Centennial Parklands Equestrian Centre’s... More details
  • (Kids)

    Mon 21 Apr It’s Easter, 1928. Consuela the Cook has been found dead in the kitchen. Can you solve the mystery? Kids ages seven to 12... More details
  • (Music)

    17-21 Apr For its 25th year, Bluesfest is pulling out all stops with a big, starry line-up headlined by serial lover and master crooner... More details
  • (Kids)

    18-21 Apr Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel is hosting daily egg hunts in Robertson Park over the Easter long weekend. There’ll also be... More details
  • (Around Town)

    19-21 Apr The Grounds is running a three-day market this Easter long weekend with fresh produce stalls such as Maya Sunny Honey, craft... More details
  • (Around Town)

    Tue 22 Apr Ash Maher and Jodie Fisher run a weekly No Lights No Lycra dance party in the dark, where they dig out queasy cheese to... More details
  • (Restaurants)

    Tue 22 Apr Every Tuesday Vini hosts a regional dinner - a four-course set menu for $50 that explores the intricacies of Italian regional... More details
  • (Restaurants)

    Tue 22 Apr Celebrating regional harvests each week, on Tuesdays Berta hosts a Sagra dinner - four courses with optional wine - that focus... More details
  • (Kids)

    Tue 22 Apr Learn bush survival skills and techniques, like how to make a simple shelter using natural materials, in this two-hour Kids vs... More details
  • (Kids)

    Wed 23 Apr Children will have a great time enjoying bush crafts, exploring wildlife and building up their nature knowledge through games,... More details
  • (Kids)

    Wed 23 Apr Join a parklands ranger for a fascinating spotlight walk in Centennial Park and see how the park transforms when the sun goes... More details
  • (Kids)

    Wed 23 Apr Make a marvelous marble run out of reuse materials that you would normally find in your recycling bin. Watch your marble wind... More details
  • (Around Town)

    Wed 23 Apr This Wednesday weekly tags itself as ‘good times for bad bitches’. The crowd trends young and colourful (hair and... More details
  • (Kids)

    31 Mar-24 Apr Based on Jackie French and Bruce Whatley’s Australian picture book, Pete the Sheep tells the story of Shaun the sheep... More details
  • (Kids)

    15-24 Apr Every school holidays, art educators Robyn Chiles and Angela Hutchings run art workshops at Addison Road Community Centre.... More details
  • (Restaurants)

    Thu 24 Apr  At this class you'll be whipping up two of Spain's most famous dishes; tapas and paella.  More details
  • (Kids)

    Thu 24 Apr Feed an earthworm, hold a hermit crab or pat a phasmid in Centennial Park’s swamps and ponds. For ages five to 12 years... More details

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