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Around Town - 06-09 Oct

Parramatta Lanes is a four-day evening festival of good food, pop-up bars, live music, engaging talks and experimental art – all found in the hidden streets and passageways of Sydney’s second CBD....

Around Town - 08-09 Oct

This wild party will feature cabaret shows, burlesque and a spoken-word performance by '60s showgirl Elizabeth Burton, all hosted by MC Maeve Marsden. The back rooms will be filled with shady action; you...

Around Town - Fri 09 Oct

Head down to Bondi Pavilion and light a special lantern in support of those affected by blood cancer. Choose from three lantern colours: gold for remembrance, white for your own journey or blue for support....

Events to look out for

The Moth

The Moth

Host David Crabb shares what it takes to be a great storyteller

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Fairs & Festivals in Sydney

Newtown Festival

Newtown Festival

Five stages of live music, dedicated arts hubs and a celebration of local food and booze outlets

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Classes & workshops in Sydney

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Talks & discussions in Sydney

RJ Mitte

RJ Mitte

Breaking Bad star RJ Mitte is making his way to Sydney Opera House to speak about his life and work as a disability advocate

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Caribbean Cook-Up

Caribbean Cook-Up

Fill up on jerk, ponies and noisy good times at this beer-drenched party from 4 Pines

Lost Feast

Lost Feast

Find yourself a seat at Lost Paradise's long table and dine with your festival family at this communal feast in the forest

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