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Aboriginal cultural talks: Sky, Country and Culture

Aboriginal cultural talks: Sky, Country and Culture

Join this free series of talks with Gadigal custodian, Elder and cultural educator Uncle Jimmy Smith.
Today 10.30am to 11.30am
Guided Walks

Guided Walks

Discover your Botanic Garden with our volunteer guides
Today 10.30am to 12pm
Free heritage tour of former Sydney General Post Office

Free heritage tour of former Sydney General Post Office

Discover the rich history of the former Sydney General Post Office building with Fullerton Hotel's resident guide
Today 11.45am to 1.15pm
Icons: images in rock ’n roll culture

Icons: images in rock ’n roll culture

Blender Gallery is excited to partner with Monster Children to present this incredible collection of images.
Today 5pm to 5pm
City of Sydney online book club: Authors for NAIDOC Week

City of Sydney online book club: Authors for NAIDOC Week

If you love books, this is a great opportunity to connect with other readers online and find literary inspiration.
Tomorrow
Tabletop games afternoon, 16 years +

Tabletop games afternoon, 16 years +

Play fun contemporary favourites with fellow gamers in the city
28 Jul 2024
Cooking and homework help for ages 13 to 18

Cooking and homework help for ages 13 to 18

Free after-school program to learn healthy recipes and safe cooking and kitchen skills.
29 Jul 2024
Soapbox orators in The Domain

Soapbox orators in The Domain

Sit in a chair in a beautiful park and argue with the ratbags, or get on a ladder and be one
28 Jul 2024
Shot

Shot

400 photographs, 200 photographers, 3 centuries.
Today 9am to 8pm

What to do in Sydney this July

From NAIDOC Week to Australia’s favourite art awards – here are 10 events to chase away the winter blues.

Workshops and programs

Pine Street Creative Arts Centre

Ceramics: studio access program (Thursdays)

Ceramics: studio access program (Thursdays)

Experienced students can further develop their own projects with support from an expert ceramicist in this 6-week course
Tomorrow
Ceramics: studio access program (Saturdays)

Ceramics: studio access program (Saturdays)

Experienced students can further develop their own projects with support from an experienced tutor in this 6 week course
27 Jul 2024
Inbranch and online programs

City of Sydney Library

City of Sydney online book club: Authors for NAIDOC Week

City of Sydney online book club: Authors for NAIDOC Week

If you love books, this is a great opportunity to connect with other readers online and find literary inspiration.
Tomorrow
Storytime at Glebe Library, 3 to 5 years

Storytime at Glebe Library, 3 to 5 years

A fun storytelling program combining stories, rhymes, and singing.
Tomorrow
Tabletop games afternoon, 16 years +

Tabletop games afternoon, 16 years +

Play fun contemporary favourites with fellow gamers in the city
28 Jul 2024

Thursday 1 August from 6:30pm to 8:30pm

CityTalks: What is driving Sydney's future prosperity?

Join us at our next CityTalks: I choose Sydney - what is driving Sydney's future prosperity?

Events and activities for all ages

Community Centres

Seniors social group

Seniors social group

Meet new people and enjoy a cup of tea or coffee, knit or crochet, and a chat each week
Today 10am to 12pm
Yoga

Yoga

A class designed to bring your mind and body together
Today 12.30pm to 1.30pm
Aboriginal cultural talks: Sky, Country and Culture

Aboriginal cultural talks: Sky, Country and Culture

Join this free series of talks with Gadigal custodian, Elder and cultural educator Uncle Jimmy Smith.
Today 10.30am to 11.30am
Living Longer Living Stronger exercise program

Living Longer Living Stronger exercise program

A progressive strength and balance program designed to improve your strength, balance and mobility.
Today 2pm to 3pm
Lunch with friends

Lunch with friends

Order your lunch and make new friends at the Cliff Noble Centre
Today 12pm to 1pm
Morning tai chi class

Morning tai chi class

Balance your mind and body in this free 1-hour classes for all levels of experience.
Today 8am to 9am
Be a part of the events, hands-on volunteer programs, workshops and talks at Sydney’s urban farm

Sydney City Farm

Sydney City Farm volunteer working bees

Sydney City Farm volunteer working bees

Help out with farm activities, from watering and weeding to planting and harvesting
Tomorrow
Bush food discovery tour

Bush food discovery tour

Sample bush foods and find out what you can grow in your backyard or balcony
21 Sep 2024
10 - 18 August

National Science Week

Orchid Walk

Orchid Walk

Join us for a behind the scenes tour of the Orchid glass house at the Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney.
11 Aug 2024
Celestial Emu

Celestial Emu

Premiere of the Celestial Emu short film
13 Aug 2024
Tamara Davis: Dark Energy

Tamara Davis: Dark Energy

Uncover the wonders of the cosmos with astrophysicist Tamara Davis in this live talk.
13 Aug 2024
Athena Aktipis: A Field Guide to the Apocalypse

Athena Aktipis: A Field Guide to the Apocalypse

How do we go about thriving in the face of constant change? Evolutionary biologist Athena Aktipis has the answers.
14 Aug 2024
Jennifer Gunter: Menstruation, Menopause & Medical Mythology

Jennifer Gunter: Menstruation, Menopause & Medical Mythology

Deep dive into medical history and menstrual mysteries with New York Times bestseller, Jennifer Gunter.
15 Aug 2024
Knitting with neuroscience: Meet the researchers

Knitting with neuroscience: Meet the researchers

Hear from 4 neuroscientists while raising your knitting needles to create something unique with Neural Knitworks.
15 Aug 2024
SciFest 2024

SciFest 2024

Bringing science out of the lab with interactive activities, games, live stage shows, talks, and more!
16 Aug 2024
Surviving our Planet with Powerhouse

Surviving our Planet with Powerhouse

Volunteers share stories of how science and technology revolutionise our world and its surviving species.
17 Aug 2024
Demo day: quantum technologies & dark matter discovery

Demo day: quantum technologies & dark matter discovery

Drop in to visit the National Quantum & Dark Matter Road Trip in Sydney and discover all things quantum and dark matter!
17 Aug 2024