30 January 2012

Athena Cruise Ship Arrival,


What: Athena Cruise Ship Arrival,
Where: Overseas Passenger Terminal, Circular Quay,
When: Arrives: 10.00am Wed 1st Feb Departs:9.00pm Wed 1st Feb
Cost: FREE
Info: Registry: Madeira, Portugal, Length:160m, Cabins: 276, Flag: Portuguese, Draft:7.60m, Passengers: 650, Gross Tonnage: 16144 ton,
Rebuilt/Last refurbished: 1994/2004, Cruising Speed: 16.5 knots. Beam: 21m.
Link: http://www.classicintcruises.com/athena.htm


29 January 2012

Natalie Cole and the Sydney Symphony,


What: Natalie Cole and the Sydney Symphony,
Where: Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House,
When: 2 - 4 February
Cost: Ticket Purchase
Info: An evening with R&B and jazz legend Natalie Cole and the Sydney Symphony at the Sydney Opera House. The nine-time Grammy Award-winning artist will perform treasured standards, including songs made immortal by her father, Nat King Cole, along with her own award-winning songbook, including Unforgettable,  This Will Be, Pink Cadillac and Miss You Like Crazy.
Link: http://www.sydneyoperahouse.com/whatson/sso_natalie_cole.aspx


Volendam Cruise Ship Arrival,

What: Volendam Cruise Ship Arrival,
Where: Overseas Passenger Terminal, Circular Quay,
When: Arrive: 7am Tue 31st Jan, Departs: 6.30pm Tue 31st Jan
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


26 January 2012

Radiance of the Seas Arrival


What: Radiance of the Seas Arrival,
Where: Overseas Passenger Terminal, Circular Quay,
When: Arrives: 9.00am Sat 28th Jan Departs:5.00pm Sat 28th Jan
Cost: FREE
Info: Maiden Voyage: 10 March 2001, Guest Capacity: 2,501, Gross Tonnage: 90,090 tons, Length: 293 m (962 ft), Beam: 32.2 m (105.6 ft), Draft: 8.2 m (26.7 ft), Cruising Speed: 25 knots (28.8 mph/46.3 kmph)
Link: http://www.royalcaribbean.com.au/findacruise/ships/class/ship/home.do?br=R&shipClassCode=RD&shipCode=RD&shipName=Radiance+Of+The+Seas++++++++++


25 January 2012

Opera in the Domain,


What: Opera in the Domain,
Where: The Domain, Botanical Gardens,
When: 8.00pm Saturday 28 January
Cost: FREE
Info: Mazda Opera in the Domain is the perfect setting for a first taste of opera, and The Pearlfishers is one of the world’s favourites. Join Zurga and Nadir on the shores of the Indian Ocean. Hear their solemn vow. See their friendship tested by an uncontrollable passion. Revel in the music, the drama, the glorious trappings of this beautiful tale.
Link: http://www.opera-australia.org.au/whatson/mazda_opera_in_the_domain


Chinese New Year Twilight Parade


What: Chinese New Year Twilight Parade
Where: Town Hall to Chinatown,
When: 8:00 pm to 9:45 pm, 29 January
Cost: FREE
Info: The magical Twilight Parade will weave its way, dragon-style, under the beauty of an evening sky illuminated by giant projections on Sydney's buildings. Experience pre-parade entertainment, including street art, dancers and acrobats, and as dusk descends, a giant dragon head leading the Parade through our city.
Link: http://www.sydneychinesenewyear.com/event/chinese-new-year-twilight-parade/




Harbourside fireworks


What: Harbourside fireworks
Where: Cockle Bay, Darling Harbour,
When: 9pm Saturday 28th January
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



23 January 2012

Australia Day Spectacular with Fireworks


What: Australia Day Spectacular with Fireworks
Where: Cockle Bay, Darling Harbour
When: 7pm - 9pm, 26th Jan
Cost: FREE
Info: The biggest event on the NSW Australia Day calendar! Includes address from the Governor of NSW, boat parades, an action-packed Water Police rescue, culminating in a breathtaking symphony of light, sound, music and fireworks.
Link: http://www.darlingharbour.com/sydney-Things_To_Do-Darling_Harbour_Australia_Day_FREE.htm


22 January 2012

Australia Day


What: Australia Day
Where: Everywhere
When: Thursday 26th Jan
Cost: FREE
Info: All Day events In Sydney at Darling Harbour and on Sydney Harbour
Link: http://www.australiaday.org.au/


21 January 2012

C Columbus Cruise Ship

What: C Columbus Cruise Ship,
Where: Overseas Passenger Terminal, Circular Quay,
When: Arrives 6.30am Mon 23rd Jan, Departs 4.00pm Tue 24th Jan
Cost: FREE
Info: Passenger Capacity: 418, Built: 1997 Germany , Length: 472.5 ft. Beam: 70.5 ft. Draft: 18.5 ft.
Link:  http://www.hlkf.com/redwork/do.php?layoutid=100&node=47635&language=2

Seven Seas Voyager Cruise Ship Arrival,



What: Seven Seas Voyager Cruise Ship Arrival,
Where:  Wharf 5 - Barangaroo,
When: Arrives: 6.00am Mon 23rd Jan  Departs: 11.00pm  Mon 23rd  Jan
Cost: FREE
Info:  Registry: Bahamas, Country Built In:, T. Mariotti, Genoa, Italy,  Capacity: 700, Number of Crew, 447, Gross Tonnage: 42,363, Maximum Speed: 20 knots, Length: 670 feet (204 meters), Beam: 94.5 feet (28.80 meters)
Link: http://www.rssc.com/ships/seven_seas_voyager/shipinfo.aspx



20 January 2012

Sydney FC Vs Gold Coast United FC,


What: Sydney FC  Vs  Gold Coast United FC,
Where: SFS , Sydney Football Stadium,
When: 5.00pm Sun 22nd Jan
Cost: Ticket Purchase
Info: Sydney FC was established in 2004, The Sky Blues are one of the most successful clubs in the brief history of the Hyundai A-League, participating in four of the six A-League finals series, being crowned Champions twice and Premiers on one occasion.
Link: http://www.footballaustralia.com.au/sydneyfc/home


Rhapsody of the Seas Arrival


What: Rhapsody of the Seas Arrival
Where: Overseas Passenger Terminal, Circular Quay
When: Arrives: 6.30am Sun 22nd Jan Departs: 5.00pm Sun 22nd Jan
Cost: FREE
Info: Maiden Voyage: 19 May 1997, Guest Capacity: 2,435, Gross Tonnage: 78,491 tons, Length: 279 m (915 ft), Beam: 32.2 m (105.6 ft), Draft: 7.6 m (25 ft), Cruising Speed: 22 knots (25.3 mph/40.7 kmph)
Link: http://www.royalcaribbean.com.au/findacruise/ships/class/ship/home.do?shipCode=RH&wuc=AUS


19 January 2012

Annie comes to the QVB


What: Annie comes to the QVB
Where: QVB, Queen Victoria Building, 455 George Street,
When: on the hour at midday, 1pm and 2pm on both Thursday 19th and Friday 20th January
Cost: FREE
Info: Little Orphan Annie Arrives at the QVB!
Shoppers to experience the wonder of a musical classic under QVB dome
Link: http://www.qvb.com.au/


18 January 2012

Sydney Kings V Perth Wildcats,

What: Sydney Kings V Perth Wildcats,
Where: Sydney Entertainment Centre,
When: 7:30 PM Fri 20 Jan
Cost: Ticket Purchase
Info: Sydney Kings play a home game in the National Basketball League
Link: http://www.nbl.com.au/kings-shortcut/kings/


Silver Shadow Cruise Ship Arrival,

What: Silver Shadow Cruise Ship Arrival,
Where: Overseas Passenger Terminal, Circular Quay,
When: Arrives: 6.00am Fri 20th Jan  Departs: 6.00pm Sat 21st Jan
Cost: FREE
Info:  Registry: Bahamas, Builder: Mariotti, Country Built In: Italy, Ship Completed Date: 1/1/2000, Capacity: 382, Number of Crew, 295, Gross Tonnage: 28,258, Average Speed: 21 knots, Maximum Speed: 21 knots, Length: 610 ft, Beam: 81.8 ft.
Link: http://www.silverseaships.com/cruiseships/silversea_shadowcruise.html


Harbourside fireworks


What: Harbourside fireworks
Where: Cockle Bay, Darling Harbour,
When: 9pm Saturday 21st January
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


16 January 2012

Chinese New Year Festival Launch


What: Chinese New Year Festival Launch
Where: Belmore Park, Eddy Avenue near Central Station,
When: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, 20 January
Cost: FREE
Info: Join us in celebrating the Year of the Dragon and the beginning of the Festival. Belmore Park becomes a feast of colours and flavours as our Lunar New Year celebrations begin with a fabulous free launch at the Chinese New Year Markets
Link: http://www.sydneychinesenewyear.com/event/festival-launch/




Moonlight Cinema Sydney,


What: Moonlight Cinema Sydney,
Where: Centennial Park, Paddington,
When: Tue - Sun  7:00 pm-11:00 pm, 17th Jan to 25th Mar
Cost: Ticket Purchase
Info: Out door movie venue in the the park, For the full program and ticket prices go to web site
Link: http://www.moonlight.com.au/home.php?location=Sydney


Celebrity Century Cruise Ship Arrival,


What: Celebrity Century Cruise Ship Arrival,
Where: Overseas Passenger Terminal, Circular Quay,
When:  Arrives: 6.30am Wed 18th Jan.  Departs: 6.30pm Wed 18th Jan
Cost: FREE
Info: Occupancy:1814, Tonnage: 71,545, Length: 815 ft, Beam:105.6 ft,
Draught: 25 ft, Cruise Speed: 21.5 kts, Inaugural Date: Dec 20, 1995,
Link: http://www.celebritycruises.com/plancruise/ships/ship.do?shipCode=CN


15 January 2012

Volendam Cruise Ship Arrival,


What: Volendam Cruise Ship Arrival,
Where: Overseas Passenger Terminal, Circular Quay,
When: Arrive: 7am Tue 17th Jan.  Departs: 6.30pm Tue 17th Jan
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


Sydney 6ers v Perth scorchers


What: Sydney 6ers v Perth scorchers
Where: Sydney Cricket Ground, Moore Park,
When: 7pm 18th Jan
Cost: Ticket Purchase
Info: The Sydney Sixers are part of the scene.T20 cricket is fast and fun and that’s exactly how the Sixers will be playing it.
Link: http://www.sydneysixers.com.au


13 January 2012

Red Carpet for Premiere of Journey 2


What: Red Carpet for Premiere of "Journey 2"
Where: Event Cinemas, George Street,
When: 5.30pm Tuesday, 17th January
Cost: FREE
Info: Actor’s Vanessa Hudgens and Josh Hutcherson, plus some local celebrities. walk red carpet for new movie Journey 2: The Mysterious Island 3D releases in cinemas nationally on January 19th
Link: http://www.themysteriousisland.com/


Radiance of the Seas Arrival


What: Radiance of the Seas Arrival
Where: Overseas Passenger Terminal, Circular Quay
When: Arrives: 6.30am Sun 15th Jan Departs: 5.00pm Sun 15th Jan
Cost: FREE
Info: Maiden Voyage: 10 March 2001, Guest Capacity: 2,501, Gross Tonnage: 90,090 tons, Length: 293 m (962 ft), Beam: 32.2 m (105.6 ft), Draft: 8.2 m (26.7 ft), Cruising Speed: 25 knots (28.8 mph/46.3 kmph)
Link: http://www.royalcaribbean.com.au/findacruise/ships/class/ship/home.do?br=R&shipClassCode=RD&shipCode=RD&shipName=Radiance+Of+The+Seas++++++++++


12 January 2012

A Few Best Men Australian Premiere, Red Carpet Event,


What: A Few Best Men Australian Premiere, Red Carpet Event,
Where: Event Cinemas, Level 6, Westfield Bondi Junction,
When: 6:15pm, Monday 16 January,
Cost: FREE
Info: Walking the red carpet on Level 6 this Monday 16 January will be director Stephan Elliott, and the stellar cast including; Olivia Newton-John (Grease), Xavier Samuel (Twilight: Eclipse), Kris Marshall (Love Actually), Kevin Bishop (The Kevin Bishop Show), Tim Draxl (Swimming Upstream) and Rebel Wilson (Bridesmaids).
Link: http://www.afewbestmenthemovie.com


11 January 2012

St.George OpenAir Cinema


What: St.George OpenAir Cinema
Where: Fleet Steps, Mrs Macquaries Point, adjacent to the Royal Botanic Gardens.
When: nightfall; usually between 8:30pm and 8:40pm, 11th Jan till 18th Feb
Cost: Ticket Purchase
Info: Watch great movies seated in openair cinema with great views of the Opera House , Harbour Bridge and the city sky line.
Link: http://www.stgeorgeopenair.com.au


Love Never Dies


What: Love Never Dies
Where: Capitol Theatre, 13 Campbell Street, Haymarket
When: Jan to 10th Mar
Cost: Ticket Purchase
Info: Love Never Dies continues the story of The Phantom of the Opera… featuring one of Lloyd Webber’s finest musical scores performed by a 21 piece orchestra, a stunning cast of 36 including Ben Lewis and Anna O'Byrne, over 300 incredible costumes and a magnificent set illuminated by over 5000 dazzling light bulbs.
Link: http://www.loveneverdies.com.au


Rhapsody of the Seas Arrival


What: Rhapsody of the Seas Arrival
Where: Overseas Passenger Terminal, Circular Quay
When: Arrives: 6.30am Thur 12th Jan Departs: 6.30pm Thur 12th Jan
Cost: FREE
Info: Maiden Voyage: 19 May 1997, Guest Capacity: 2,435, Gross Tonnage: 78,491 tons, Length: 279 m (915 ft), Beam: 32.2 m (105.6 ft), Draft: 7.6 m (25 ft), Cruising Speed: 22 knots (25.3 mph/40.7 kmph)
Link: http://www.royalcaribbean.com.au/findacruise/ships/class/ship/home.do?shipCode=RH&wuc=AUS


Hawkesbury International Sand Sculpting Championship


What: Hawkesbury International Sand Sculpting Championship
Where: Howe Park, Windsor,
When: Open daily from 10am to 7pm - 11th to 29th Jan
Cost: $11
Info: You can watch the sculptors in competition as they showcase their incredible talents creating amazingly detailed sculptures from 20 tonnes of sand each.  The theme of the competition is ‘Mystical Creatures’
Link: http://www.sandstormevents.net/major-events-2/international-sand-sculpting-championship/


Harbourside fireworks


What: Harbourside fireworks
Where: Cockle Bay, Darling Harbour,
When: 9pm Saturday 14th January
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

CountryLink Parkes Elvis Festival


What: CountryLink Parkes Elvis Festival
Where: Departing Central Station for Parkes
When: Show 11th Jan to 15th Jan, Train departing Friday 13th January, returning Monday 16th of January
Cost: Ticket Purchase
Info: The 5 day Festival Program features a dazzling array of more than 150 individual events.
Link: http://www.parkeselvisfestival.com.au


04 January 2012

Harbourside fireworks


What: Harbourside fireworks
Where: Cockle Bay, Darling Harbour,
When: 9pm Saturday 7th January
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

03 January 2012

Sydney Festival


What: Sydney Festival
Where: Sydney city
When: 7th Jan to 29th Jan
Cost: FREE
Info: The heart of the city is again transformed for Festival First Night – an extravaganza that invites everyone to experience Sydney in spectacular and surprising new ways
Link: http://www.sydneyfestival.org.au/2012/