30 September 2011

Volendam Cruise Ship Arrival

What: Volendam Cruise Ship Arrival
Where: Overseas Passenger Terminal
When: Arrive - 7am Departs 4pm 4th Oct
Cost: FREE
Info: Ship's Registry:  The Netherlands, Passenger capacity:  1,432, Crew members:  615, Gross Tonnage:  61,214 grt. Length:  781 feet, Beam:  105.8 feet, Maximum speed:  23 knots
Link: http://www.hollandamerica.com/cruise-vacation-onboard/Volendam

29 September 2011

NRL Footy Show: Grand Final edition

What: NRL Footy Show: Grand Final edition
Where: Tumbalong Park, Darling Harbour
When: All day Event FREE / evening FEE Thursday 29th September
Cost: FREE / FEE
Info: Appearing in the finale from Darling Harbour are Hugh Jackman, John Williamson, ACCADACCA, David Gallop, Benji Marshall and Darren Lockyer.
It’s The Footy Show’s Grand Final Show for 2011 and host Paul “Fatty” Vautin and the boys will broadcast from Sydney’s Tumbalong Park in Darling Harbour on Thursday night from 9.30pm on Nine.
Link: http://www.rloc.com.au/default.aspx?s=event-display&id=1204

27 September 2011

Darling Harbour Fiesta

What: Darling Harbour Fiesta
Where: Various Locations Darling Harbour
When: 30th Sept to 3rd Oct
Cost: FREE
Info: http://www.darlingharbour.com/sydney-Things_To_Do-Annual_events.htm

South Pacific Dance Sport Championships

What: South Pacific Dance Sport Championships
Where: sydney convention and exhibition center
When: 8am Sat 1st and Sun 2nd Oct
Cost: $60 day $40 eve
Info: Federal Association of Teachers of Dancing
Link: http://www.fatd.com.au/

Fireworks in Darling Harbour

What: Fireworks in Darling Harbour
Where: Tumbalong Park, Darling Harbour,
When: 6:00pm – 8:30pm Thu, 29 September,
Cost: FREE
Info: For the Live Filming of "The Footy Show"
Displays may be cancelled at short notice due to wind or rain. Display information is via the official NSW Government Fireworks Permit Database and can only be as accurate as the data therein

25 September 2011

Hugh Jackman, Red Carpet Event, for Real Steel,

What: Hugh Jackman, Red Carpet Event, for Real Steel,
Where: Event Cinemas, George Street,
When: Wednesday 28th September
Cost: FREE
Info: Real Steel stars Hugh Jackman as Charlie Kenton, a washed-up fighter who lost his chance at a title when 2000-pound, 8-foot-tall steel robots took over the ring.
Link: http://www.steelgetsreal.com/

24 September 2011

Darling Quarter New Play Ground Opening

What: Darling Quarter New Play Ground Opening
Where: Darling Quarter, Near Tumbalong Park, Darling Harbour,
When: events 10 am to 3pm Saturday 24th September
Cost: FREE
Info: Opening of the CBDs largest Play area park with entertainment and amazing food from around the world
Link: http://www.darlingquarter.com/

23 September 2011

Willem Dafoe Live at Apple Store

What: Willem Dafoe Live at Apple Store
Where: Apple Store, George Street,
When: 5.30pm Monday 26th September,
Cost: FREE
Info: Join actor Willem Dafoe and director Daniel Nettheim as they discuss their latest Australian film, The Hunter.
This psychological drama, by the producers of Animal Kingdom, stars Willem Dafoe as a mercenary sent by a mysterious biotech company on a search for the last Tasmanian Tiger where an unexpected discovery awaits.
Link: http://www.apple.com/au/retail/sydney/

22 September 2011

Oman Cultural Days

What: Oman Cultural Days
Where:  Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centre, Darling Harbour
When: Monday 26 September 2011 - Thursday 29 September
Cost: FREE
Info: As you arrive at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre you will instantly be transported to an Omani market place, known as a souq! Where you will walk through the frankincense filled alleyways discovering authenticate paintings and photos of Oman, viewing ancient scripts and artefacts.
Link: http://www.omanculturaldays.com.au/

Sydney Children's Festival

What: Sydney Children's Festival
Where: Various Locations
When: 26th Sept to 8th Oct
Cost: FREE
Info: The focus at Sydney Children’s Festival is on encouraging community participation, and inspiring creativity and imagination in children (and the child in all of us!). The Festival nurtures a love for the arts amongst Australia’s youngest generation of artists, patrons and cultural contributors
Link: http://www.sydneychildrensfestival.com

20 September 2011

Reinvent Your Career Expo

What: Reinvent Your Career Expo
Where: Sydney Convention and Exhibition Center,
When: 10am - 4pm Sat 24th and Sun 25th Sept
Cost: $10
Info: Sydney's only intentional adult careers and employment event is designed to help people find their passion whilst providing them with the knowledge to turn that passion into a reality.
Link: http://www.reinventyourcareer.com.au

19 September 2011

Better Homes and Gardens LIVE

What: Better Homes and Gardens LIVE
Where: Sydney Showground, Olympic Park
When: 23rd - 25th Sept
Cost: Ticket Fee charged

18 September 2011

Light the Night

What: Light the Night
Where: St. Mary's Cathedral Forecourt, Sydney CBD,
When: 5:30pm - 8:00pm - Wednesday 21 September
Cost: $20 registration fee
Info: You can be part of this memorable and uplifting event for just $20 (children 12 and under are free). You receive: entry to the walk, live entertainment, access to food stalls, and of course your beautiful lantern to keep.
Link: http://www.lightthenight.org.au

15 September 2011

Good Will Week

What: Good Will Week
Where: Australia Wide
When: 18th to 24th September
Cost: Awareness
Info: Good Will Week is a community education campaign organised by NSW Trustee & Guardian to encourage all adults in New South Wales to make sure they have an up-to-date and legally valid Will.
Link: http://www.goodwillweek.com.au


Where: Sydney Entertainment Centre, 35 Harbour Street,
When: Mon 19th to Wed 21st sept
Cost: Ticket purchase
Info: Learn the secrets of success with this amazing opportunity to hear Donald Trump, Anthony Robbins and Robert Kiyosaki speak at the biggest national event of the year
Link: http://www.nationalachieverscongress.com.au/event.html

14 September 2011

Sydney Marathon Running Festival

What: Sydney Marathon Running Festival
Where: Milsons Point, Sydney
When: 7.30am Sun 18th sept
Cost: Entrant Fee
Info: http://www.sydneymarathon.org/

Ritmo Brazilian Festival

What: Ritmo Brazilian Festival
Where: Tumbalong Park, Darling Harbour,
When: 11am to 6pm Sun Sept 18
Cost: FREE
Info: The "Ritmo Brazilian Festival" is the ideal opportunity to celebrate our origins, we find
friends and the community gather to dance and hear the sounds of Brazilian music as MPB, samba,
pagode, forró and axé. It is an opportunity to enjoy the fun, joy and energy in Brazil,
Link: http://www.bracca.org/

13 September 2011

Cancer Council National Walk to Work Day

What: Cancer Council National Walk to Work Day
Where: Australia Wide
When: Fri 16th Sept
Cost: Fundraiser
Info: If you can't walk all the way, use public transport and get off the bus, train, tram or ferry a few stops earlier and walk the rest of the way to work.
If you must drive, leave the car at least a kilometre from your destination and walk the rest of the way.
Take a half-hour walk at lunchtime and where possible use the stairs.
If you are required to sit a lot at work, get up and walk around at least once every hour.
Link: http://walktowork.gofundraise.com.au/

Red Bull X-Fighters World Tour

What: Red Bull X-Fighters World Tour
Where: Cockatoo Island, Sydney,
When: 17th Sept
Cost: Ticket Purchase
Info: For one day only, Cockatoo Island’s gritty industrial spaces will be taken over by the gravity-defying dirt bike devils, scaling heights of 15-metres in search of that elusive no-handed backflip, with Sydney Harbour as the backdrop
Link: http://www.redbull.com/cs/Satellite/en_INT/Event/Red-Bull-XFighters-Final-Sydney-021242963670451

12 September 2011

New Star City, The Star Re-Opens

What: New Star City, The Star Re-Opens
Where: Star City, Pyrmont,
When: 15th Sept
Cost: None
Info: Future Star is the transformation of Star City into a one-of-a-kind
entertainment destination.
the redevelopment will include a reorientation of the property
to embrace Sydney’s city skyline and harbour, incorporating new
restaurants and bars, a new hotel, a fully refurbished and upgraded
casino as well as a state of the art entertainment and events centre.
Link: http://www.futurestar.com.au/

11 September 2011

R U OK? Day

What: R U OK? Day
Where: Australia Wide
When: Thur 15th sept
Cost: Fundraiser
Info: On that day we want everyone across the country, from all backgrounds and walks of life, to ask family, friends and colleagues: "are you OK?" It's so simple
Link: http://www.ruokday.com.au/content/home.aspx

Import Export Show

What: Import Export Show
Where: Grand Pavilion, Rosehill Gardens,
When: Thursday 15th- Friday 16th September
Cost: FREE with registration
Info: The Import Export Show is Australia’s only fullscale exhibition and seminar program dedicated to showcasing the full spectrum of services and support available to assist importers and exporters with their international business engagement & development.
Link: http://www.importexportshow.com.au

10 September 2011

WILD LIFE Sydney Opens

What: WILD LIFE Sydney Opens
Where: Aquarium Wharf, Darling Harbour
When: 13th September
Cost: Ticket Purchase
Info: WILD LIFE Sydney takes you on a journey around Australia as you experience a range of amazing animals and habitats. From Crocodiles in Kakadu Gorge to Kangaroos in The Outback, WILD LIFE Sydney is the ultimate Australian Animal Adventure
Link: http://www.wild-life.com.au

08 September 2011

Follow the Yellow Boat Road, Arrives back in Sydney

What: Follow the Yellow Boat Road, Arrives back in Sydney
Where: Sydney Harbour,
When: 12th Sept
Cost: Fundraiser for Polio
Info: They departed Sydney on the 2nd June and are embarking on a 12,000 mile journey anticlockwise, arriving back in Sydney early in September.
Their trip is divided into 77 segments, ranging from 60 to 420 miles. On 48 of the segments, two seats are being auctioned to the highest bidder. All of this of course is to raise funds for polio eradication and conservation.
Link: http://follow.theyellowboatroad.com/the-journey

07 September 2011

Festival of the Winds

What: Festival of the Winds
Where: Bondi Pavilion, Bondi Beach,
When: 11.00 am to 4.00 pm, Sunday 11 September
Cost: FREE
Info: The Festival of the Winds kite flying festival which promises to be a great day out for the whole family. Colourful cartoon characters, giant animals and flowers, fighter kites, box kites, delta kites and more make the skies come alive over Sydney's most famous beach!  Australian and international kite flyers will show us their great flying skills and wonderful hand-made creations
Link: http://www.waverley.nsw.gov.au/things_to_do/places_of_interest/bondi_pavilion/annual_attractions/festival_of_the_winds

Sustainable House Day

What: Sustainable House Day
Where: Australia Wide
When: Sun 11th Sept
Cost: FREE,  Awareness
Info: the event will continue to showcase some of Australia’s most sustainable homes to the public as millions of Australians continue to embrace renewable energy, recycling, and other practices suitable to their lifestyles.
Link: http://www.sustainablehouseday.com/

04 September 2011

Fashion’s Night Out

What: Fashion’s Night Out
Where: CBD, Sydney
When: 8th Sept
Cost: FREE
Info: “The premise behind VOGUE Fashion’s Night Out is to show our support of the Australian fashion industry and is perfectly timed to coincide with the revitalisation of the Sydney CBD.” Clements said. “However, it is also about engaging consumers in a free event that allows every person to shop like a VOGUE VIP for one night only. With detailed plans already underway, and hundreds of brands involved, this year’s event will be more exciting than ever.”
Link: http://fashionsnightout.vogue.com.au/

01 September 2011

The David Jones Flower Show

What: The David Jones Flower Show
Where: David Jones, Elizabeth Street Store,
When:  1st to 11th September
Cost: FREE
Info: FLORIOGRAPHY THE LANGUAGE OF FLOWERS The show features over 30,000 magnificent flowers and florets, showcasing the ethereal and spiritual language expressed by the sheer plendour of flora in bloom.
Link: http://www.davidjones.com.au/images/PDFs/DJ0804-A5-Flyer1