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Festivals, fairs and large events in Sydney

Sydney this week

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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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    20 Jun-30 Sep Six giant timber towers have popped up in the Rocks, each housing a hidden surprise – handcrafted foosball tables with... More details
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    09 Jul-23 Aug Since May 2013, Idea Bombing has been popping up in spaces like Young Henrys brewery, on the rooftops of office blocks and at... More details
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    13 Jul-26 Oct Really want to see Sydney? Make time for this three-day luxury walking adventure across the beautiful harbour coastline just... More details
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    Tue 29 Jul You never forget how to grapevine. That’s what we realised when Time Out investigated what’s behind the... 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
  • (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... More details
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    09 Jul-23 Aug Since May 2013, Idea Bombing has been popping up in spaces like Young Henrys brewery, on the rooftops of office blocks and at... More details
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    13 Jul-26 Oct Really want to see Sydney? Make time for this three-day luxury walking adventure across the beautiful harbour coastline just... More details
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    Wed 30 Jul Learn a few of the basic ins and outs of tap dancing at this Laneway Learning tap class. Dance enthusiast Alix, who has 13... More details
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    Wed 30 Jul Design students will use iPads to showcase their interactive book project The Creative Mind Explained . They will show how... More details
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    Wed 30 Jul Not much of an outdoor gardener? Come to the Work-Shop class and learn how to make a terrarium that will allow you to bring a... 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
  • (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... More details
  • (Around Town)

    09 Jul-23 Aug Since May 2013, Idea Bombing has been popping up in spaces like Young Henrys brewery, on the rooftops of office blocks and at... More details
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    13 Jul-26 Oct Really want to see Sydney? Make time for this three-day luxury walking adventure across the beautiful harbour coastline just... More details
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    Thu 31 Jul 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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    Thu 31 Jul Jo Pretyman is the founder of I-Manifest, a charity that provide pathways for young people to pursue real, sustainable careers... 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
  • (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... More details
  • (Around Town)

    09 Jul-23 Aug Since May 2013, Idea Bombing has been popping up in spaces like Young Henrys brewery, on the rooftops of office blocks and at... More details
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    13 Jul-26 Oct Really want to see Sydney? Make time for this three-day luxury walking adventure across the beautiful harbour coastline just... More details
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    Fri 01 Aug Sue Ostler from Vodka and Chocolate Therapy is running a flirting workshop to boost your bar-side banter and enhance your... More details
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    01-03 Aug Sexpo is not just about sex, it's about sexuality and adult lifestyles. Open-minded individuals are invited to explore what... 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
  • (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... More details
  • (Around Town)

    09 Jul-23 Aug Since May 2013, Idea Bombing has been popping up in spaces like Young Henrys brewery, on the rooftops of office blocks and at... More details
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    13 Jul-26 Oct Really want to see Sydney? Make time for this three-day luxury walking adventure across the beautiful harbour coastline just... More details
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    01-31 Aug Throughout the month of August, register with Dine at Mine and invite guests for a barbecue, formal dinner or a picnic in the... More details
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    Sat 02 Aug Cat Rabbit is a Melbourne-based textile artist who creates anthropomorphised plush figurines. Working with soft sculpture and... More details
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    Sat 02 Aug With new bike lanes popping up around Sydney, there’s no better time to get to know your wheels. Taught by Cam and Thomas... More details
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    01-03 Aug Sexpo is not just about sex, it's about sexuality and adult lifestyles. Open-minded individuals are invited to explore what... 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
  • (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... More details
  • (Around Town)

    09 Jul-23 Aug Since May 2013, Idea Bombing has been popping up in spaces like Young Henrys brewery, on the rooftops of office blocks and at... More details
  • (Around Town)

    13 Jul-26 Oct Really want to see Sydney? Make time for this three-day luxury walking adventure across the beautiful harbour coastline just... More details
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    01-31 Aug Throughout the month of August, register with Dine at Mine and invite guests for a barbecue, formal dinner or a picnic in the... More details
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    Sun 03 Aug Wonder 102 is an unusual village fete, of sorts, from Surry Hills charity the Girls and Boys Brigade. Heaps of local artists... More details
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    Sun 03 Aug Bringing in over 20,000 people last year, the Moocooboola Festival offers fun for the whole family. The food and wine tents... More details
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    Sun 03 Aug First Hands is held on the first Sunday of every month at Bare Island, La Perouse. The event is part of a social enterprise... More details
  • (Around Town)

    01-03 Aug Sexpo is not just about sex, it's about sexuality and adult lifestyles. Open-minded individuals are invited to explore what... 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
  • (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... More details
  • (Around Town)

    09 Jul-23 Aug Since May 2013, Idea Bombing has been popping up in spaces like Young Henrys brewery, on the rooftops of office blocks and at... More details
  • (Around Town)

    13 Jul-26 Oct Really want to see Sydney? Make time for this three-day luxury walking adventure across the beautiful harbour coastline just... More details
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    01-31 Aug Throughout the month of August, register with Dine at Mine and invite guests for a barbecue, formal dinner or a picnic in the... More details

Activities to look out for

FastBreak

Get your fix of killer talks before most people have had their morning coffee

Morning Gloryville Sydney

Shake up the morning routine with a sweaty dance party

Maas Lates: Design Futures

Stay and play at the museum after dark for Sydney Design 2014, including 3D-scanning your head " why not?

Sydney Mini Maker Faire

A family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness

No Lights No Lycra

Wanna dance with somebody?

Mythbusters - Behind the Myths tour

Debunk a few urban tales with the kings of myth busting

Fairs & Festivals in Sydney

Sydney Design 2014

Late nights at the museum, 3D printing, idea bombing and much more

Surry Hills Festival

The much-loved local festival is returning in and around Crown Street in September

Newtown Festival 2014

Newtown celebrates its long bohemian history at the 36th annual festival

Classes, workshops & talks in Sydney

Retrosweat

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

Sydney's power breakfasts

Rise and shine, creative minds

Jeanette Winterson

The British author discusses her life and love of fiction and poetry

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Rainy day saviours

Just because it's pouring doesn't mean you can't still have a ball

Sydney's best tattoo parlours

The best places to get inked in this here town

Sydney's best whale watching tours

We think you'll have a whale of a time on these top tours

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

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Sydney's best burlesque nights

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