What's happening today
Retrosweat is taking over Sydney, one gym room at a time. Leader Shannon Dooley must have buns of steel as she’s expanded her reach to a third venue, which means there are three chances to sweat every...
As part of a series of New Scientist Live talks, hear from palaeontologists Mike Archer and Steve Salisbury about how resurrecting the distant past is more feasible than you might think. They’ll talk...
Elizabeth Broderick has helped to instigate paid parental leave, she started a discussion about pregnancy discrimination and campaigned against domestic violence. Broderick will speak to Anne Summers about...
Events to look out for
The Festivalists are swapping the aquarium for A-listers and taking over Madame Tussauds
The program is here for the biggest winter festival in the Southern Hemisphere
Be kind to yourself this month
Elizabeth Bay House is throwing a 1930s-style costume ball in a nod to its decadent party-hosting past
We speak to head curator Edwina Throsby about this year’s thought-provoking line-up
See eight leading looks from Sydney’s emerging fashion designers
How do you score 10 million subscribers on YouTube? Learn from the trailblazers at a new gaming and online video content forum
Wanna dance with somebody?
Fairs & Festivals in Sydney
Three times the inky fingerprints, three times the joy of reading home-crafted press
SMASH! is an annual festival celebrating well-loved aspects of Japanese popular culture
Two of the original Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers are coming to Sydney for Supanova
The ten-day festival of food, art and wine returns to Pirrama Park for the fifth year running
Classes & workshops in Sydney
Start the week with a ‘Monday Twerkout’ at Dance Central
Get skatin', Sydney
Scale the alpine regions of France, NZ or Japan - all before brekky!
Improve poise, posture, pointe and plié at Sydney Dance Company
Talks & discussions in Sydney
Meet the author behind the best-selling Alex Cross series
Cumming will reveal an intensely personal side of himself in conversation with David Marr
Join leading cultural institutions and start-ups in a two-day forum of keynote talks
Find out how streetwear and street art tread the fine line between art and commerce