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Around Town - 18-24 May

Each year, Sydney Writers’ Festival brings together a mammoth line-up of talks, workshops and storytelling events featuring local and international writers. This year, the theme is ‘How to Live?’...

Around Town - 22-24 May

When it takes over the Australian Technology Park for two-and-a-bit days, this Vivid Ideas event will bring together young gun innovators from YouTube and the world of video gaming for a series of panel...

Around Town - 22-24 May

Not one, but three days of browsing and crafting will take over the Foundation Hall at the MCA for the annual MCA Zine Fair. Every year, more than 6,000 people flock to the fair to meet the makers behind...

Events to look out for

Homespiration

Homespiration

Back away from Pinterest, get out there and build that dream home!

MCA Zine Fair

MCA Zine Fair

Three times the inky fingerprints, three times the joy of reading home-crafted press

Robowars Sydney

Robowars Sydney

Geek out on electronics, mechanics and engineering at the two-day battle

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Fairs & Festivals in Sydney

Vivid Sydney 2015

Vivid Sydney 2015

The program is here for the biggest winter festival in the Southern Hemisphere

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Classes & workshops in Sydney

Laneway Learning

Laneway Learning

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

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Talks & discussions in Sydney

Streets Ahead

Streets Ahead

Find out how streetwear and street art tread the fine line between art and commerce

Remix Sydney

Remix Sydney

Join leading cultural institutions and start-ups in a two-day forum of keynote talks

Stefan Sagmeister

Stefan Sagmeister

Sagmeister will be talking about how he creates his work with humour and drama in a Vivid Ideas talk

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