Filter by
Upcoming events

Our picks

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.
24 Jul 2024
Sydney Town Hall organ recitals

Sydney Town Hall organ recitals

Be enchanted by the magic of Sydney Town Hall's grand organ, at a free concert in the heart of the city
1 Oct 2024
Counting and Cracking – Belvoir St Theatre

Counting and Cracking – Belvoir St Theatre

One of the most ambitious and exciting theatre experiences ever to hit Sydney.
Tomorrow
Guided Walks

Guided Walks

Discover your Botanic Garden with our volunteer guides
Tomorrow
Cockatoo Island Open Day

Cockatoo Island Open Day

Take a sneak peek inside our holiday accommodation, access exclusive discounts and enjoy a range of free activities.
20 Jul 2024
Peter Kingston

Peter Kingston

A tribute to the unique creative talent of Sydney artist Peter Kingston.
Tomorrow

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.

8 - 19 July

School holidays

Library tour for families

Library tour for families

We want to show your family some beautiful things at the State Library of NSW!
Tomorrow
50% Off Kids Entry At Madame Tussauds Sydney

50% Off Kids Entry At Madame Tussauds Sydney

ONLINE ONLY OFFER - From 24 June - 21st July kids go half price with 50% off kids tickets, all day, every day!
Tomorrow
A Forest in the City

A Forest in the City

Australian Premiere: Help create a new green city through projection and dance
Tomorrow
Bush Cook

Bush Cook

Learn how to make and use a campfire to cook delicious dishes!
Tomorrow
Darling Harbour Ice Skating Rink

Darling Harbour Ice Skating Rink

Get your skate on at Darling Harbour’s ice skating rink!
Tomorrow
Darling Harbour Winterfest

Darling Harbour Winterfest

Beat the winter blues and heat up your holidays with the coolest WINTERFEST ever at Darling Harbour!
Tomorrow
Darling Harbour's Winter Park

Darling Harbour's Winter Park

Get ready for an action packed 4 day festival filled with winter activities for the whole family at Winter Park!
Tomorrow
Family Fun at BridgeClimb

Family Fun at BridgeClimb

It's Game On for an Unforgettable Family Experience!
Tomorrow
Free Badge Making Workshop - School Holidays

Free Badge Making Workshop - School Holidays

Enjoy a crafternoon of badge making while learning about local history these school holidays
Tomorrow
Inbranch and online programs

City of Sydney Library

Nebula Jars, 5-11 yrs

Nebula Jars, 5-11 yrs

Join us for a fun and creative hands-on workshop where children can make their very own beautiful nebula jar!
Tomorrow
Maker and creator workshop 8-12 yrs

Maker and creator workshop 8-12 yrs

Harness all things inspirational and inventive with our sensational series of creative workshops for kids
23 Jul 2024
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.
25 Jul 2024
Tabletop games afternoon, 16 years +

Tabletop games afternoon, 16 years +

Play fun contemporary favourites with fellow gamers in the city
28 Jul 2024
Laser cut basics: make your own rubber stamp 16+ years

Laser cut basics: make your own rubber stamp 16+ years

Create your own laser cut rubber stamp in this 3-hour interactive workshop for ages 16 and over
29 Jul 2024
Makertime: open access 16+yrs

Makertime: open access 16+yrs

Get hands-on experience at the Darling Square Library Makerspace
30 Jul 2024
Weekend makertime for families, 8-12 yrs

Weekend makertime for families, 8-12 yrs

Gain practical creative makerspace skills and experience in this intergenerational 2-hour session
3 Aug 2024
Makertime for families, 8-12 yrs

Makertime for families, 8-12 yrs

Gain practical creative makerspace skills and experience in this intergenerational 2-hour session
7 Aug 2024
Come and get techie at Redfern Community Centre

Come and get techie at Redfern Community Centre

Get help with a technology question about a device or website from our City of Sydney Library team
13 Aug 2024
Come and get techie at Reginald Murphy Community Centre

Come and get techie at Reginald Murphy Community Centre

Get help with a technology question about a device or website from our City of Sydney Library team
14 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

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

Fitness class for older adults

Fitness class for older adults

Weekly lower impact class including strength training and aerobic exercise to improve balance and flexibility
Tomorrow
Mat pilates at Juanita Nielsen Community Centre

Mat pilates at Juanita Nielsen Community Centre

A floor-based workout that focuses on correct body alignment, core strength and stability
Tomorrow
Book exchange

Book exchange

Donate your preloved books or grab a book or 2 to take home for free.
Tomorrow
English conversation class

English conversation class

Improve your language skills in this free weekly class for beginners
Tomorrow
KGV boxing class

KGV boxing class

Get your heart rate up and arms pumping with this lunchtime boxing class
Tomorrow
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
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
Indigenous Science Experience at Redfern

Indigenous Science Experience at Redfern

Get hands-on doing a range of Indigenous and Western science activities.
17 Aug 2024