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Festivals, fairs and large events in Sydney

Sydney this week

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    Wed 16 Apr Does the idea of addressing thousands of people at a conference terrify you? How about speaking up in the boardroom? This new... More details
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    Wed 16 Apr Fashion Revolution Day , originating in the UK, aims to commemorate the victims of the Rana Plaza garment factory collapse in... More details
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    Wed 16 Apr This Wednesday weekly tags itself as ‘good times for bad bitches’. The crowd trends young and colourful (hair and... More details
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    Wed 16 Apr Michael Hendriksen is the ‘Jugglenaut’. He knows everything you’ll ever need to know about Poi – or how to effectively... More details
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    Wed 16 Apr Yoga from the Sky is a yoga class hosted by the Sydney Tower Eye on the Observation Deck. Participants can enjoy breathtaking... More details
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    Wed 16 Apr When Laura King (pictured) isn’t performing in an opera, she spends her time crocheting. Join the quiet crochet revolution... More details
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    Wed 16 Apr Imagine Tropfest meets Moonlight Cinema, with a sprinkle of music clips and free gelato. That’s what’s going down at Hub... More details
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    04-19 Apr Place your bets, buy your drinks and get yourself ready for a barking good time at a true inner-city institution Wentworth... More details
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    02 Feb-21 Apr Follow the trail around Sydney to spot Taronga’s herd of 125 arty Wild! Rhinos. Dotted in spaces like the Botanic Gardens,... More details
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    22 Mar-17 Aug Each year Student Fashion showcases outfits from final year fashion students from four Sydney-based schools. Illustrating... More details
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    04-19 Apr Place your bets, buy your drinks and get yourself ready for a barking good time at a true inner-city institution Wentworth... More details
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    02 Feb-21 Apr Follow the trail around Sydney to spot Taronga’s herd of 125 arty Wild! Rhinos. Dotted in spaces like the Botanic Gardens,... More details
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    22 Mar-17 Aug Each year Student Fashion showcases outfits from final year fashion students from four Sydney-based schools. Illustrating... More details
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    10-23 Apr The Sydney Royal Easter Show is back and promises to be bigger and better than ever. How do they plan to top previous years?... More details
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    04-19 Apr Place your bets, buy your drinks and get yourself ready for a barking good time at a true inner-city institution Wentworth... More details
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    02 Feb-21 Apr Follow the trail around Sydney to spot Taronga’s herd of 125 arty Wild! Rhinos. Dotted in spaces like the Botanic Gardens,... More details
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    18-21 Apr Over four show-stopping days, Hoopla Festival will bring together almost 30 acts from around Australia, and as far afield as... More details
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    22 Mar-17 Aug Each year Student Fashion showcases outfits from final year fashion students from four Sydney-based schools. Illustrating... More details
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    10-23 Apr The Sydney Royal Easter Show is back and promises to be bigger and better than ever. How do they plan to top previous years?... More details
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    Sat 19 Apr Love a good pop-up? How about a pop-up that makes you feel good and supports local? Enter the Local Harvest Collective... More details
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    02 Feb-21 Apr Follow the trail around Sydney to spot Taronga’s herd of 125 arty Wild! Rhinos. Dotted in spaces like the Botanic Gardens,... More details
  • (Around Town)

    04-19 Apr Place your bets, buy your drinks and get yourself ready for a barking good time at a true inner-city institution Wentworth... More details
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    18-21 Apr Over four show-stopping days, Hoopla Festival will bring together almost 30 acts from around Australia, and as far afield as... More details
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    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
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    10-23 Apr The Sydney Royal Easter Show is back and promises to be bigger and better than ever. How do they plan to top previous years?... More details
  • (Around Town)

    22 Mar-17 Aug Each year Student Fashion showcases outfits from final year fashion students from four Sydney-based schools. Illustrating... More details
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    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
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    Mon 21 Apr Sydney’s annual Easter Monday parade has grown to be a huge, family-friendly attraction with over 3,000 people attending the... More details
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    02 Feb-21 Apr Follow the trail around Sydney to spot Taronga’s herd of 125 arty Wild! Rhinos. Dotted in spaces like the Botanic Gardens,... More details
  • (Around Town)

    10-23 Apr The Sydney Royal Easter Show is back and promises to be bigger and better than ever. How do they plan to top previous years?... More details
  • (Around Town)

    18-21 Apr Over four show-stopping days, Hoopla Festival will bring together almost 30 acts from around Australia, and as far afield as... More details
  • (Around Town)

    22 Mar-17 Aug Each year Student Fashion showcases outfits from final year fashion students from four Sydney-based schools. Illustrating... More details
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    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
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    Tue 22 Apr Once upon a time it was an invigorating and blissful novelty to downward dog in the park. Or to Shavasana by the sea. Or... More details
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    Tue 22 Apr The unicycle is not just for circus men. It is for us mere mortals, too. Master this fun and exciting form of a transportation... More details
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    10-23 Apr The Sydney Royal Easter Show is back and promises to be bigger and better than ever. How do they plan to top previous years?... More details
  • (Around Town)

    22 Mar-17 Aug Each year Student Fashion showcases outfits from final year fashion students from four Sydney-based schools. Illustrating... More details

Activities to look out for

Hoopla Festival

Hoopla is back - rolling, tumbling and back-flipping into Darling Harbour

MCA Zine Fair

When better to buy a copy of a boutique magazine than direct from the creative mind that crafted it?

Grumpy Cat Cross Stitch

Cross stitch makes a comeback for the internet age

ANZAC Day Dawn Service

Pay your respects as the sun rises in Martin Place

Semi Permanent

Mr Brainwash and Tony Hawk head-up this year's Semi Permanent event

Candy Chang: On Making Art to Make a Differen

Meet Chang and be inspired to enact change in your own neighbourhood

Fairs & Festivals in Sydney

Supanova Pop Culture Expo

Gear up for Australia's greatest geek gig

Oz Comic-Con

Get animated at this pop culture conference

Festival of Dangerous Ideas

The festival of debate, indignation and controversy returns in 2014

Classes, workshops & talks in Sydney

Work-Shop Redfern

Work-Shop moves to Redfern with double the space and double the fun

Raising the barre

Try this all-in-one ballet, pilates and aerobics workout

Ryan Holiday: On Marketing, Media and Manipul

Learn from the hype-maker himself as part of Vivid Ideas

Sydney's best...

Rockabilly Sydney

Get a swingin' and a jivin' daddy-o

Sydney's best specialty food shops

The best ingredients to set you straight from the start

Sydney bucket list

The 30 must-do things for any visitor to Sydney

Sydney's best bike hire shops

Get out and get cycling this summer

Top five bars for pinball

Beer and pinnies: can there be a better way to spend a couple of hours?

Sydney's 10 best activities for Kids

Want to keep the nippers happy? Roadtest our best boredom killers

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