27 December 2012

Sydney New Year’s Eve


What: Sydney New Year’s Eve
Where: Sydney Harbour
When: Midnight Monday 31 December
Cost: FREE in some places
Info: The event of the year! Sydney lights up the sky's with the worlds best Fireworks
Link: http://www.sydneynewyearseve.com


24 December 2012

WetWorld, Battle it out


What: WetWorld - Battle it out
Where: The Australian National Maritime Museum, Darling Harbour,
When: 28 December 2012 - 28 February 2013 | 10 am - 4 pm | 5 - 12 years
Cost: Ticket Purchase
Info: This summer battle it out on the museum's wharf with super soakers and water pistols. Keep cool at the museum's family water play area, where non-stop action and fun with water begins.
Link: http://www.anmm.gov.au/site/page.cfm?u=2090


18 December 2012

Woolworths Carols in the Domain


What: Woolworths Carols in the Domain
Where: The Domain, Royal Botanic Gardens
When: 12pm to 11pm Saturday 22 December
Cost: FREE
Info: Woolworths Carols in the Domain is Australia's largest free Christmas concert. In 2012 Carols celebrates 30 years and we are looking forward to a star studded event.
Link: http://www.carolsinthedomain.com


02 December 2012

Sydney FC vs Melbourne Heart FC


What: Sydney FC vs Melbourne Heart FC
Where: Allianz Stadium, Moore Park, Sydney
When: 5pm Sunday 2 December
Cost: Ticket Purchase
Info: Hyundai A Leauge, soccer / football match
Link: http://www.footballaustralia.com.au/sydneyfc




Polish Christmas Festival


What: Polish Christmas Festival
Where: Tumbalong Park, Darling Harbour
When: 11.00 AM - 06.00 PM Sunday 2 December
Cost: FREE
Info: Every year on the first Sunday of December, Tumbalong Park in Darling Harbour is filled with festivities, food and performances – Polish style! This year’s Polish Christmas Picnic festival is set to be even bigger than ever before with several special guests - Channel 10’s Breakfast weather presenter Magdalena Roze, celebrity chefs and winners of My Kitchen Rules in 2011 Sammy and Bella as well as Polish actress Gosia Dobrowolska are some of the many attendees of this year’s highly anticipated picnic.
Link: http://www.polishpicnic.net/


20 October 2012

Cockatoo Island Film Festival


What: Cockatoo Island Film Festival
Where: Cockatoo Island
When: 24 -28 October
Cost: Ticket Purchase
Info: Join us for fabulous films screened under the stars and glamorous parties set amidst the relics of convict life. Whether you drop in for a day to catch a master class with an industry legend, or camp for a week and lose yourself in a world of fantasy, the magic of the Cockatoo Island Film Festival will entertain and enchant you
Link: http://www.cockatoofilm.com/


13 September 2012

EcoGen 2012


What: EcoGen 2012
Where: Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre
When: 17 - 19 September
Cost: Pre Registration
Info: EcoGen, now established as the best value and highest quality clean energy industry event, has grown to an unprecedented scale in order to facilitate this international stature
Link: http://ecogenevent.com/home


15 August 2012

Ride for Life


What: Ride for Life
Where: Centennial Park,
When: Sunday 19 August
Cost: Entry Fee to Race
Info: It's a fun day for everyone! And it's for all ages. Whether you want to compete, cheer on the cyclists, provide support for your corporate team, join in the fun ride, check out the latest cycling equipment with the bicycle trade show, jump on the jumping castle or just enjoy the atmosphere
Link: http://www.rideforlife.org.au/


11 August 2012

Whisky Live Australia


What: Whisky Live Australia
Where: SMC Conference Centre, Castlereagh Street,
When: Wednesday, 15th August
Cost: Ticket Purchase
Info: Whisky Live prides itself on bringing together the finest whiskies, great food and a range of education and entertainment to make learning about whisky both fun and stimulating. Whether you are a whisky enthusiast an uninitiated newcomer or just looking for a day out that offers you something different Whisky Live has...
Link: http://www.whiskylive.com.au/


25 July 2012

National Tree Day


What: National Tree Day
Where: Australia Wide
When: Sunday 29 July
Cost: Awareness
Info: National Tree Day and Schools Tree Day provide all Australians with an opportunity to do something positive for the environment and reconnect with nature.
Link: http://treeday.planetark.org/


24 July 2012

Audi Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race


What: Audi Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race
Where: Sydney Harbour
When: Saturday 28 July
Cost: FREE
Info: 27th annual Audi Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race, an event that is second only in status to the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race among long ocean races conducted by the Club.
Link: http://goldcoast.cyca.com.au/


23 July 2012

Stress Down Day


What: Stress Down Day
Where: Australia Wide
When: Friday 27 July
Cost: Fundraiser
Info: Whether you want to wear your Stress Down slippers all day, go to work in your pyjamas, or have a stress free morning tea, you can take time out from your busy lives to have fun, stress less and feel better - the choices are endless!
Link: http://www.stressdown.org.au/



Sydney Retirement and Lifestyle Expo


What: Sydney Retirement and Lifestyle Expo
Where: Rosehill Gardens Racecourse
When: 27 - 29 July
Cost: $12
Info: A great marketing opportunity for organisations and a very useful tool for the public, providing information, products and services to help people plan for retirement and enhance the lifestyle choices of those who have retired.
Link: http://www.emsaust.com.au/Sydney-Retirement-Lifestyle-Expo.html


17 July 2012

SUSTAIN


What: SUSTAIN
Where: Royal Hall of Industries, Moore Park,
When: 21 - 22 July
Cost: $15
Info: Your natural and organic lifestyle show.
Bringing you what’s at the cutting edge of ALL aspects of sustainable living.
Link: http://public.organicexpo.com.au/


10 July 2012

Bastille Day,


What: Bastille Day,
Where: The Argyle, 18 Argyle Street, The Rocks,
When: 6pm Saturday 14 July
Cost: $25
Info: one of great historic significance that symbolises national pride. It marks the beginning of the French Revolution, the spread of the spirit of popular sovereignty throughout France
Link: http://www.bastilledaysydney.com.au/


09 July 2012

The Bike and Lifestyle Show


What: The Bike and Lifestyle Show
Where: The Hordern Pavilion and Royal Hall of Industries, Entertainment Quarter, Moore Park,
When: 13 - 15 July
Cost: $18
Info: publicly showcase products and services across the entire cycling industry to assist your life on the bike. In fact, the Bike & Lifestyle Show will go 'beyond the wheel'.
Link: http://www.bikeshow.org.au/


04 July 2012

Sydney Harbour 10k


What: Sydney Harbour 10k
Where: Sydney Harbour starting and finishing at Circular Quay
When: Sunday 8 July
Cost: Entrance Fee
Info: Australia’s newest, super fast 10km running event around spectacular Sydney Harbour. This classic 10km distance is the perfect event to test yourself before the winter and spring major classic events.
Link: http://www.sydneyharbour10k.com/


27 June 2012

Harbourside Fireworks


What: Harbourside Fireworks
Where: Cockle Bay, Darling Harbour,
When: 8.30pm (Check times as may change) Saturday 30 June
Cost: FREE
Info: Fireworks light the sky's in Darling Harbour for another great free event in Sydney.
Link: http://www.darlingharbour.com/sydney-Things_To_Do-Harbourside_fireworks.htm


Dry July


What: Dry July
Where: Australia Wide
When: 1 -31 July
Cost: Fundraiser
Info: Dry July is a non-profit organisation determined to improve the lives of adults living with cancer through an online social community giving up booze for the month of July.
Link: http://www.dryjuly.com/


Australian Reserve Forces Day


What: Australian Reserve Forces Day
Where: Sydney Town Hall, George Street,
When: 9.30am Sunday 1 July
Cost: FREE
Info: In honour and memory of the 23,000 Reservists who fought in the Boer War 1899- 1092 , the Governor-General has approved a Commemorative Certificate to be awarded to serving and former members who take part in Reserve Forces Day celebrations in 2012 - the 110th Anniversary of the end of the war. Close to 1,000 were killed in the war
Link: http://www.rfd.org.au/


26 June 2012

Pink Carpet event, Katy Perry, Part Of Me Film Premiere


What: Pink Carpet event, Katy Perry, Part Of Me Film Premiere
Where: Event Cinemas, George Street,
When: 30 June
Cost: FREE
Info: The feature film is set to reveal an intimate look at the fun, glamourous, heartbreaking, inspiring, crazy, magical, passionate and honest diary of Katy both on and off stage.
Link: http://www.katyperrypartofme.com/


Tiger Street Soccer Australian Finals


What: Tiger Street Soccer Australian Finals
Where: Overseas Passenger Terminal, Circular Quay
When: Saturday 30 June
Cost: FREE
Info: Tiger Street Soccer is an explosive, fast paced and gritty version of the 5-a-side game where teams face off in a fast & furious frenzy of football action – all taking place in Tiger Street Soccer cage.
Link: http://www.tigerstreetsoccer.com.au/


25 June 2012

Red Nose Day


What: Red Nose Day
Where: Australia Wide
When: Friday 29 June
Cost: Fundraiser
Info: Red Nose Day, held annually on the last Friday in June, is the major fundraiser for SIDS and Kids. Funds raised through Red Nose Day activities assist SIDS and Kids in providing vital services and programs to the Australian community.
Link: http://www.rednoseday.com.au/


24 June 2012

18th Biennale of Sydney


What: 18th Biennale of Sydney
Where: Various Places in Sydney
When: 27 June – 16 September
Cost: FREE
Info: the Biennale of Sydney is Australia's largest contemporary visual arts event, showcasing bold and innovative contemporary art from around the world.
Link: http://bos18.com/


22 June 2012

International Food Safari


What: International Food Safari
Where: King Street Wharf
When: Monday 25 June to Sunday 8 July
Cost: Meal Purchase
Info: King Street Wharf and partner Best Restaurants will be hosting flavours, music and culture from around the world, with the inaugural launch of the International Food Safari, the newest food festival in Sydney’s culinary diary.
Link: http://www.ksw.com.au/


20 June 2012

Harbourside Fireworks


What: Harbourside Fireworks
Where: Cockle Bay, Darling Harbour,
When: 8.30pm (Check times as may change) Saturday 23 June
Cost: FREE
Info: Fireworks light the sky's in Darling Harbour for another great free event in Sydney.
Link: http://www.darlingharbour.com/sydney-Things_To_Do-Harbourside_fireworks.htm


Bondi Whale Festival


What: Bondi Whale Festival
Where: Bondi Pavilion forecourt, Bondi Beach,
When: 10am–3.30pm Sunday 24 June
Cost: FREE
Info: Meet Venus – a life-size inflatable Humpback whale, create a giant conservation whale tail on the beach, find out everything about whales and maybe even spot one passing on its migration north! If you haven’t already gotten involved in the ‘Whale Tail’ decorating competition
Link: http://www.marinediscovery.org.au/


18 June 2012

Sydney Good Food and Wine Show


What: Sydney Good Food & Wine Show
Where: Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre, Darling Harbour,
When: 22 to 24 June
Cost: $30
Info: There’s so much to do! Catch a show with your favourite celebrity chef, take a seat in a master classes in fine wine, cheese or chocolate, go back to cooking school, enjoy an unforgettable meal or just lose yourself in a maze of delicious produce from around Australia and the world…One day just isn’t enough!
Link: http://www.goodfoodshow.com.au/cityhub/sydney


Meet Members Of The Qantas Wallabies


What: Meet Members Of The Qantas Wallabies
Where: Centre Court, Level 4, Bondi Junction Westfield,
When: 3.30pm to 5.30pm  Thursday 21 June
Cost: FREE
Info: The players will be signing autographs and meeting fans in centre court. They'll also be giving away merchandise and prize packs including tickets to watch the Qantas Wallabies take on Wales at Allianz Stadium
Link: http://www.westfield.com.au/bondijunction/news-and-events/events/2012/wallabies


The Block Live


What: The Block Live
Where: Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park,
When: 22 -24 June
Cost: $23.50
Info: Fans of Australia's highest-rating television series can join the Blockheads and see their favourite hosts and judges from the past and present, watch live DIY demonstrations on stage and see challenges re-enacted from the show.
Link: http://www.theblocklive.com.au/


15 June 2012

Red Carpet Event Australian Premiere of Snow White and The Huntsman


What: Red Carpet Event Australian Premiere of Snow White & The Huntsman
Where: Event, Centre Court, Level 4, Westfield Bondi Junction,
When: 6pm Tuesday 19 June
Cost: FREE
Info: Twilight superstar Kristen Stewart and Australian favourite Chris Hemsworth (hot off the phenomenal success of Avengers), join visionary Director Rupert Sanders for the Australian Premiere of Snow White & The Huntsman.
Link: http://www.westfield.com.au/bondijunction/news-and-events/events/2012/movie-premiere/snow-white-and-the-huntsman


Shot Expo


What: Shot Expo
Where: Sydney Olympic Park, Homebush,
When: 16-17 June
Cost: Ticket Purchase
Info: The most concentrated array of products and activities for shooters and hunters in Australia and includes the Sporting Shooters' Association of Australia (SSAA's) archery and air gun ranges.
Link: http://shotexpo2012.com/




13 June 2012

Harbourside Fireworks


What: Harbourside Fireworks
Where: Cockle Bay, Darling Harbour,
When: 8.30pm (Check times as may change) Saturday 16 June
Cost: FREE
Info: Fireworks light the sky's in Darling Harbour for another great free event in Sydney.
Link: http://www.darlingharbour.com/sydney-Things_To_Do-Harbourside_fireworks.htm


12 June 2012

TRAIN Live at The Plaza,


What: TRAIN Live at The Plaza,
Where: Martin Place Ampitheatre,
When: 7.30am to 9am Wednesday 13 June
Cost: FREE
Info: TRAIN will perform three songs LIVE outdoors in Sydney's Martin Place.
Link: http://au.tv.yahoo.com/sunrise/factsheets/article/-/13889065/train-to-perform-in-the-plaza-wed-13-june/


City Mile Dash


What: City Mile Dash
Where: North of King St Wharf, Barangaroo,
When: 1pm, Friday 15th June
Cost: Entry Fee for Charity
Info: City Mile Dash is a challenging and exciting lunchtime corporate speed race created by Cancer Council NSW. A challenging distance never attempted by any other racing event, designed to settle some old rivalries.
Link: http://www.citymiledash.com.au


11 June 2012

Supanova Pop Culture Expo


What: Supanova Pop Culture Expo
Where: The Dome, Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park,
When: 15 to 17 June
Cost: $27.50
Info: Gathered from and surrounded by the wonderful worlds of science-fiction, pulp TV/movies, toys, console gaming, trading cards, animation/cartoons, fantasy, comic books, entertainment technology, books, internet sites and fan-clubs, the result is an amazing atmosphere tailor made for expessing your inner geek
Link: http://www.supanova.com.au/


10 June 2012

Craft and Quilt Fair


What: Craft & Quilt Fair
Where: Sydney Exhibition Centre, Darling Harbour,
When: 9am to 5 pm 13 to 17 June
Cost: $17
Info: Australia's favourite Craft & Quilt Fair has it all – displays of handmade crafts, workshops so you can learn something new and retail stands selling unique craft supplies. Be inspired then buy all you need for your next craft project.
Link: http://www.craftfair.com.au


Sensual BALL


What: Sensual BALL
Where: St James Hotel, 114 Castlereagh St,
When: 8.00 pm sharp until 3:00 am Sunday 10 June
Cost: Ticket Purchase
Info: Dancing, Erotic Shows, Bodypainting, Erotic Photography
Link: http://www.sensualball.com


09 June 2012

Sydney Great Train Expo


What: Sydney Great Train Expo
Where: Central Station
When: 9 - 11 June
Cost: Ticket Purchase
Info: Climb aboard a heritage train hauled by famous steam locos 3642 and 3526 for a 75-minute round trip through the suburbs from Central Station to Clyde.
Take a great-value family adventure in Standard Class 1930s-era carriages.
Link: http://www.heritageexpress.com.au


06 June 2012

Harbourside Fireworks


What: Harbourside Fireworks
Where: Cockle Bay, Darling Harbour,
When: 8.30pm (Check times as may change) Saturday 9 June
Cost: FREE
Info: Fireworks light the sky's in Darling Harbour for another great free event in Sydney.
Link: http://www.darlingharbour.com/sydney-Things_To_Do-Harbourside_fireworks.htm


Manly Beach Soft Sand Classic


What: Manly Beach Soft Sand Classic
Where: Manly Beach
When: 7am Sunday 10 June
Cost: Entry Fee
Info: Manly Beach Soft Sand Classic is run entirely on soft sand between the South Steyne and Queenscliff areas of Manly Beach. The 21km event is seven return laps of the beach, the 9km is six return laps
Link: http://www.manlylsc.com.au/soft_sand_classic_2012.html


05 June 2012

Jazz and Blues Festival


What: Jazz and Blues Festival
Where: Darling Harbour,
When: 11am - 7pm  9 to 11 June
Cost: FREE
Info: Lace up your dancing shoes or sit back, relax and enjoy a feast of homegrown and international talent at Sydney’s favourite harbourside music event, the Darling Harbour Jazz & Blues Festival this June long weekend.
With more than 40 acts across three stages—from legends including Trevor Watts, James Morrison and Dr Lonnie Smith to top young musicians like Kira Puru, Joshua Kyle and Alice Terry—there’s something for everyone from jazz to blues, roots, funk and soul.
Link: http://www.darlingharbour.com/sydney-Things_To_Do-Jazz_and_Blues_Festival.htm


Hair Expo Australia


What: Hair Expo Australia
Where: Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre, Darling Harbour,
When: 9 to 11 June
Cost: $34 and up
Info: Hair Expo Australia brings together the southern hemisphere's hairdressing community, offering an unparalleled opportunity to experience the hottest brands and products, world class education, international talent and show stopping live performances.
Link: http://www.hairexpoaustralia.com/


04 June 2012

Pie Jam Presents Potbelleez Concert


What: Pie Jam Presents Potbelleez Concert
Where: Darling Harbour
When: 5pm to 9.30pm Thursday 7 June
Cost: FREE, gold coin donation for charity
Info: we will come together in a bid to raise much needed funds and awareness for Children’s Medical Research Institute. Hosting a FREE all ages concert in Darling Harbour, headlined by The Potbelleez and supported by 4 Pie Jam Unsigned hero’s, Pie Face invites you to make a difference. In conjunction with Coke, NOVA & Street Press Australia, Pie Face is proud to present; Pie Jam for Genes.
Link: http://pieface.com.au/piejam/


02 June 2012

Sydney Film Festival


What: Sydney Film Festival
Where: Various Locations in City
When: 6 to 17 June
Cost: Ticket purchase
Info: one of the world's longest-running film festivals, and is a major event on the NSW cultural calendar. The 12-day festival screens feature films, documentaries, short films and animation from around the world in venues across the city
Link: http://sff.org.au


30 May 2012

Harbourside Fireworks


What: Harbourside Fireworks
Where: Cockle Bay, Darling Harbour,
When: 8.30pm Saturday 2 June
Cost: FREE
Info: Fireworks light the sky's in Darling Harbour for another great free event in Sydney.
Link: http://www.darlingharbour.com/sydney-Things_To_Do-Harbourside_fireworks.htm


MS Walk and Fun Run


What: MS Walk & Fun Run
Where: Hyde Park (North),
When: Sunday 3 June
Cost: Fundraiser
Info: n winter, it’s all too easy to ditch your exercise regimen and hide under the doona. Taking part in the MS Walk & Fun Run will not only get the blood pumping and put the roses back in your cheeks, it will also make you feel warm inside for contributing to a great cause!
Link: http://www.mswalk.org.au/


The Taste of Manly


What: The Taste of Manly
Where: Manly Beach
When: 11am to 5pm 2 and 3 June
Cost: FREE
Info: The Food, Wine and Sustainability Festival is a major community and tourism event on the Australian event calendar and takes place in the heart of Manly along The Corso and picturesque Manly Beach
Link: http://www.manly.nsw.gov.au/whatson/manly.nsw.gov.auwhatsonfood-wine-and-sustainability-festival/