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Around Town - Mon 22 Dec

“We keep our noughties divas on high rotation: Mariah, Yoncé, Mary J, Gwen…” said Ash Maher and Jodie Fisher from No Lights No Lycra , when we asked the pair for a mixtape that would sum up their...

Around Town - 08 Nov-24 Dec

Look past the giant Christmas Tree – or after you’ve had a good gander – and you will find a winter wonderland filling the floors on Level 2 of the QVB bathed in silver light and dripping with...

Around Town - 20 Nov-24 Dec

When is a Christmas tree not a Christmas tree? When it is an art piece. At eight metres high and featuring more than 12,000 LED lights, World Square’s environmentally sustainable tree is quite certainly...

Events to look out for

Sydney Festival 2015

Sydney Festival 2015

Wondering where to begin? We've picked our top ten events for this year's fest

Semi Permanent

Semi Permanent

Semi Permanent reveals its first nine speakers for 2015, including Noah Taylor, Patrick Clair and Ben Quilty

Waterfall Swing

Waterfall Swing

Swing through a curtain of water (without getting wet) at Sydney Festival

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Fairs & Festivals in Sydney

Spectrum Now

Spectrum Now

Richard Roxburgh is the first creative director of a new blockbuster arts and entertainment festival

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Classes & workshops in Sydney

Scenic Cycle

Scenic Cycle

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

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Talks & discussions in Sydney

Bad Feminist

Bad Feminist

Roxane Gay scoffs at the notion of ‘letting down the sisterhood’

TEDxSydney 2015

TEDxSydney 2015

TEDxSydney has become the biggest venue-wide event on the Sydney Opera House calendar

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