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Festivals, fairs and large events in Sydney

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Around Town - Thu 07 May

Retrosweat is taking over Sydney, one gym room at a time. Leader Shannon Dooley must have buns of steel as she’s expanded her reach to a third venue, which means there are three chances to sweat every...

Around Town - Thu 07 May

Elizabeth Broderick has helped to instigate paid parental leave, she started a discussion about pregnancy discrimination and campaigned against domestic violence. Broderick will speak to Anne Summers about...

Events to look out for

Vivid Sydney 2015

Vivid Sydney 2015

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

Mayhem: Masked Ball

Mayhem: Masked Ball

Elizabeth Bay House is throwing a 1930s-style costume ball in a nod to its decadent party-hosting past

TEDxSydney 2015

TEDxSydney 2015

We speak to head curator Edwina Throsby about this year’s thought-provoking line-up

Student Fashion

Student Fashion

See eight leading looks from Sydney’s emerging fashion designers

Game On

Game On

How do you score 10 million subscribers on YouTube? Learn from the trailblazers at a new gaming and online video content forum

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Fairs & Festivals in Sydney

MCA Zine Fair

MCA Zine Fair

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

Pyrmont Festival

Pyrmont Festival

The ten-day festival of food, art and wine returns to Pirrama Park for the fifth year running

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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

James Patterson

James Patterson

Meet the author behind the best-selling Alex Cross series

Alan Cumming

Alan Cumming

Cumming will reveal an intensely personal side of himself in conversation with David Marr

Remix Sydney

Remix Sydney

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

Streets Ahead

Streets Ahead

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

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