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Around Town - Tue 23 Sep

You never forget how to grapevine. That’s what we realised when Time Out investigated what’s behind the two-toned-Lycra-and-belted-leotard-clad folks making a fuss outside Redfern’s PCYC each week....

Around Town - 22-26 Sep

Comprising five days of panel talks, masterclasses and keynote speeches at the Beresford Hotel and the University of Sydney, Sydney’s first Social Media Week will include speakers from Facebook, Twitter,...

Around Town - 20 Jun-30 Sep

Six giant timber towers have popped up in the Rocks, each housing a hidden surprise – handcrafted foosball tables with custom-made players. Over 100 international designers from ten countries came...

Events to look out for

Hijinks

Hijinks

The curators behind Jurassic Lounge make mischief in the aquarium

Beyoncé Dance Class

Beyoncé Dance Class

Whatever your favourite Queen B track, make sure you get the moves at this dance class

Parramasala 2014

Parramasala 2014

Parramasala is a rich, colourful combination of music, dance, theatre, food, film and heritage

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Fairs & Festivals in Sydney

Sydney Rides Festival

Sydney Rides Festival

Sydney’s biggest annual bike festival includes an illuminated night ride, pop-up breakfast stalls and a family day at Pirrama Park

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Classes & workshops in Sydney

Scenic Cycle

Scenic Cycle

Scale the alpine regions of France, NZ or Japan - all before brekky!

Laneway Learning

Laneway Learning

Take an informal life lesson on anything, from sex toys to ballet

Retrosweat

Retrosweat

Shake things up with a touch of blue eye shadow and pineapple squats

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Talks & discussions in Sydney

Brian Cox

Brian Cox

Cox is coming back to Australia to dazzle us all with the wonder of science

TEDxUltimo

TEDxUltimo

The internationally renowned talks series debuts in Ultimo

Michael Palin

Michael Palin

A rare opportunity to catch the comic genius live on stage

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