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Discover events for children and families in Sydney. The best events, attractions and things to do from the City of Sydney’s official event guide.

Ballet classes for children aged 2 & up

Ballet classes for children aged 2 & up

Delightful ballet class for children aged 2 years through to graded RAD syllabus
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Book exchange

Book exchange

Donate your preloved books or grab a book or 2 to take home for free.
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Code Camp

Code Camp

Explore the exciting world of coding and animation
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Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland

Join Alice on her amazing journey through Wonderland.
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Animal Sculpture Family Workshop (Ages 5+)

Animal Sculpture Family Workshop (Ages 5+)

Explore, make and play as a family with air drying clay to create mini animal sculptures
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ARC by Erth

ARC by Erth

ARC is an extraordinary story of self-discovery and wonder told with theatrical magic and larger-than-life puppets.
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Baby live music playground

Baby live music playground

Introduce your little ones (0-4 years old) to the exciting world of classical music
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Ballet Class: Dance With Me 1.5 - 3 yrs (Ultimo)

Ballet Class: Dance With Me 1.5 - 3 yrs (Ultimo)

During this class you and your dancer will explore movement and music together in creative and engaging activities
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Ballet Class: Little Ballet 3-5 years (Ultimo)

Ballet Class: Little Ballet 3-5 years (Ultimo)

Little Ballet Class promotes confidence, encourages independence and group contribution
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Bees, Butterflies and Bugs!

Bees, Butterflies and Bugs!

Join us in the Gardens this spring to meet some powerful pollinators!
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Bust the Myths at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo

Bust the Myths at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo

Do you dare come face-to-fang with Australia's most dangerous and deadly creatures?
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Busy Body School Holiday Program

Busy Body School Holiday Program

You’ll be the bee’s knees after making a beeswax candle and touring Barangaroo Reserve to learn about our native bees
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Children's tennis classes after-school and weekends

Children's tennis classes after-school and weekends

Small group classes delivered by qualified professional tennis coaches at several inner city park locations
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Creative Kids School Holiday Silver Jewellery

Creative Kids School Holiday Silver Jewellery

School holiday fun! Suitable for participants aged 10 years of age and up to 15 years of age.
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Creature Masks

Creature Masks

Explore, make and play with different materials to create your own creature mask.
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Dangerous & Deadly

Dangerous & Deadly

Do you dare come face-to-fin with the ocean's most dangerous and deadly creatures?
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Fantasea Cruising - Sydney Harbour Hopper

Fantasea Cruising - Sydney Harbour Hopper

Choose your own adventure and explore Sydney Harbour's iconic destinations & discover its hidden gems.
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Get Messy. Splatter Paint

Get Messy. Splatter Paint

Keep busy (and messy) by covering up with a poncho and goggles and throwing paint at a canvas
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Go4Fun Online

Go4Fun Online

Free online healthy lifestyle program for busy families
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INSTA Sydney - Photographic icons of Sydney

INSTA Sydney - Photographic icons of Sydney

Get the best angles for a memorable photo history of Sydney. Instant Instagrammable
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LinguaKidz online language classes for kids

LinguaKidz online language classes for kids

'Discover a World of Fun with Languages' with lessons in Mandarin, Japanese, Spanish, Italian, French and Portuguese
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LinguaKidz school holiday language and cultural programs

LinguaKidz school holiday language and cultural programs

Mandarin, Japanese, Spanish, Italian, French and Cultural holiday programs for kids and teens
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Redcoats, Rascals & Thunderboxes - History of Sydney

Redcoats, Rascals & Thunderboxes - History of Sydney

You probably think you know the beginnings of Sydney and will challenge your knowledge, testing the beginnings of Sydney
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School holiday dance camp

School holiday dance camp

One jam packed day of dance! Learn jazz, hip hop and contemporary.
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School holidays at Coogee Pavilion

School holidays at Coogee Pavilion

Enjoy family fun at Coogee Pavilion from 26th September-7th October
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Self guided Sydney walking tours

Self guided Sydney walking tours

Explore Sydney's secret sights, an interactive tour, treasure hunt-style
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September school holidays tech camp

September school holidays tech camp

Digital Illustration and Introduction to Traditional Animation with Photoshop
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Sydney Design Week: Tin Sheds Exhibition - Banquet

Sydney Design Week: Tin Sheds Exhibition - Banquet

An exhibition of architectural machines, drawings and performance, workshops and a lecture
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The Adventures of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie - Theatre Fun

The Adventures of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie - Theatre Fun

Beloved characters come to life in Centennial Park in an outdoor production of this funny and enchanting performance
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Virtual Reality Experiences

Virtual Reality Experiences

Experience the world's best free roam virtual reality - arena scale, huge open space with up to 8 players
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Weekly drawing for kids classes

Weekly drawing for kids classes

Sydney Language Solutions provide a high variety of drawing classes for children aged from 3 years old
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Weekly language classes for kids

Weekly language classes for kids

Sydney Language Solutions provide a high variety of languages classes for children aged from 3 years old
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Zooom

Zooom

An immersive in-theatre experience with lights, projections and lasers – fun for all ages!
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Garden grubs

Garden grubs

Explore a range of creative and action based activities whilst connecting with nature!
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School Holiday - Laser cut jewellery 13-16 years

School Holiday - Laser cut jewellery 13-16 years

Create your own laser cut jewellery in this 3-hour interactive workshop for ages 13-16
28 Sep 2022
Bangarra Dance Theatre: Waru  – journey of the small turtle

Bangarra Dance Theatre: Waru  – journey of the small turtle

Bangarra Dance Theatre presents their first ever dedicated work for children Waru – journey of the small turtle.
28 Sep 2022
Bushrangers - Tracks, trails & treasure hunts

Bushrangers - Tracks, trails & treasure hunts

Children will enjoy a day of wildlife, bushcraft, outdoor challenges, games and free play in Centennial Parklands
28 Sep 2022
Minecraft Coding (Ages 7–9)

Minecraft Coding (Ages 7–9)

Be introduced to the basics of coding in a Minecraft world constructed by Powerhouse.
28 Sep 2022
Storytime at Green Square Library, 3 to 5 years.

Storytime at Green Square Library, 3 to 5 years.

A fun storytelling program for pre-school children, combining stories, music and singing
29 Sep 2022
Cool Sharks: Clay sculpting workshop

Cool Sharks: Clay sculpting workshop

Learn all about sharks and sculpt your own out of clay in these school holiday workshops for children aged 5-8 and 9-13
29 Sep 2022
Kids vs Wild - Tracks, trails & treasure hunts

Kids vs Wild - Tracks, trails & treasure hunts

A morning in the wilder side of the park with survival games, animal tracking and trail making
29 Sep 2022
Minecraft Coding (Ages 9–12)

Minecraft Coding (Ages 9–12)

Code, create and play in a Minecraft world constructed by Powerhouse.
29 Sep 2022
Reel Bubs screenings

Reel Bubs screenings

Bring your bubs along to watch a movie
29 Sep 2022
Serenity Sydney-new holistic therapy for children and adults

Serenity Sydney-new holistic therapy for children and adults

Specialised relaxation treatment program specifically designed for disability, behaviours and mental health concerns.
29 Sep 2022
School holidays: Maker and creator (8-12 years)

School holidays: Maker and creator (8-12 years)

Harness all things inspirational and inventive with this sensational 2-hour creative workshop for kids
30 Sep 2022
Ballet Class: Dance With Me 1.5-3 years (Glebe)

Ballet Class: Dance With Me 1.5-3 years (Glebe)

During this class you and your dancer will explore movement and music together in creative and engaging activities
30 Sep 2022
Ballet Class: Little Ballet 3-5 years (Glebe)

Ballet Class: Little Ballet 3-5 years (Glebe)

Little Ballet Class promotes confidence, encourages independence and group contribution
30 Sep 2022
Clay Faces Family Workshop (Ages 7+)

Clay Faces Family Workshop (Ages 7+)

Explore, make and play with air drying clay to create faces out of clay inspired by artist Nell Schofield.
30 Sep 2022
Get Messy. Splatter Paint.

Get Messy. Splatter Paint.

Sydney's Ultimate Splatter Paint Studio - Bondi Junction
30 Sep 2022
Mickey's Jazz Club

Mickey's Jazz Club

Swinging your favourite toons
30 Sep 2022
Minecraft Building Worlds (Ages 7–12)

Minecraft Building Worlds (Ages 7–12)

Learn, create and play in a Minecraft world specially constructed by Powerhouse.
30 Sep 2022
Taste of Bush School - Spring

Taste of Bush School - Spring

Come to our special nature play session and join our rangers for a morning of fun
30 Sep 2022
VR experience night out

VR experience night out

A different gaming experience for the whole family, kids and grown-ups alike
30 Sep 2022
Darling Harbour Fireworks

Darling Harbour Fireworks

Fire up the fun with a spectacular display along the harbour's edge
1 Oct 2022
Art Somewhere

Art Somewhere

Fortnightly creative hangouts come to Green Square!
1 Oct 2022
Ice cream & street art adventure for kids

Ice cream & street art adventure for kids

A family-friendly walk discovering Newtown’s best street art, while the kids are entertained with ice cream samples
1 Oct 2022
Minecraft Building Worlds Family Workshop (Ages 7+)

Minecraft Building Worlds Family Workshop (Ages 7+)

Learn, create and play as a family in a Minecraft world, constructed by Powerhouse.
1 Oct 2022
Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest

Food, drink and ice skating the german way!
1 Oct 2022
Sydney Streets on Crown Street

Sydney Streets on Crown Street

We’re stopping traffic for a day of fun on Crown Street
1 Oct 2022
Ukubebe 10th Birthday party

Ukubebe 10th Birthday party

A live event for families - jazz, country and loads of fun children's songs
1 Oct 2022
James Craig Holiday Harbour Cruise

James Craig Holiday Harbour Cruise

Enjoy a family day harbour cruise during this October long weekend on Sydney’s biggest sailship.
2 Oct 2022
Kids kung fu class

Kids kung fu class

The martial tradition of the Shaolin temple adapted for kids to reach their full potential in a fun environment
2 Oct 2022
Millers Point Playgroup & Toy Library

Millers Point Playgroup & Toy Library

A free playgroup for children 0-5 and their carers in the City of Sydney
3 Oct 2022
Anna Feinberg - online author workshop

Anna Feinberg - online author workshop

Meet award winning author Anna Feinberg online and be inspired to create your own magnificent characters like Tashi!
4 Oct 2022
Imagine - Book Quiz

Imagine - Book Quiz

Test your knowledge of popular children’s picture books in this fast-paced interactive quiz.
4 Oct 2022
Park Science - Incredible Invertebrates

Park Science - Incredible Invertebrates

Children will investigate the incredible invertebrates around us on this fascinating look into insects
4 Oct 2022
Park science: Make an insect hotel

Park science: Make an insect hotel

Children will build on their knowledge and interest of insects in this program
4 Oct 2022
Stop Motion Animation with Dinalie Dabarera (Ages 9–12)

Stop Motion Animation with Dinalie Dabarera (Ages 9–12)

Learn stop motion animation and storytelling techniques, facilitated by Dinalie Dabarera!
4 Oct 2022
Game Design with Unity (Ages 9–12)

Game Design with Unity (Ages 9–12)

In this introductory workshop, young participants will be introduced to the basics of digital game design using Unity.
5 Oct 2022
Green Architecture for Kids Workshop

Green Architecture for Kids Workshop

These school holidays explore Sydney’s fascinating history through fun and unique museum experiences and programs.
5 Oct 2022
Lucinda Gifford – Author Workshop

Lucinda Gifford – Author Workshop

Sharpen your pencils & smooth out your paper for a fun drawing session with author/illustrator Lucinda Gifford.
5 Oct 2022
Stories and craft with Grandma Poss

Stories and craft with Grandma Poss

Grandma Poss is visiting the library to read Possum Magic & her other favourite stories, followed by some fun craft!
5 Oct 2022
Springtime scratch board print (6-9 years)

Springtime scratch board print (6-9 years)

Make your own bug impressions of nature in this introductory printmaking workshop for kids
6 Oct 2022
Cutter and Coota

Cutter and Coota

New children's play at the Hyde Park Barracks
6 Oct 2022
Mai, Garaga, Guri (Eyes, Mouth, Ears)

Mai, Garaga, Guri (Eyes, Mouth, Ears)

Take the children on an interactive tour of the larger-than-life artwork, P.P.F. (Past-Present-Future) by Vincent Namatjira
6 Oct 2022
The Box Show

The Box Show

A high energy performance that turns ordinary items into musical instruments and junk comes alive in surprising ways
7 Oct 2022
Paper tea party

Paper tea party

Create a beautiful tea party with paper, glue and coloured pencils!
7 Oct 2022
Sydney Streets on Harris Street

Sydney Streets on Harris Street

We’re stopping the traffic and opening Harris Street up for a day of fun.
8 Oct 2022
Ballet classes: Ages 5-7 years

Ballet classes: Ages 5-7 years

Your child will learn the fundamentals of ballet technique in a fun, relaxed atmosphere where learning best takes place
11 Oct 2022
Beer + Bubs

Beer + Bubs

Childbirth education for dads at the pub
11 Oct 2022
Junior Jazz Class: 5-8 years

Junior Jazz Class: 5-8 years

Junior Jazz classes are a great way for your dancer to develop their movement skills and have fun dancing
11 Oct 2022
Kangatraining

Kangatraining

Physiotherapist designed, post-birth workout that new mum's can do with baby in a supportive and fun environment
12 Oct 2022
P is for Polkaboys

P is for Polkaboys

Join the Polkaboys for springtime musical trek through the Swiss Alps and beyond
12 Oct 2022
Ballet Class: Dance With Me 1.5-3 yrs (The Rocks)

Ballet Class: Dance With Me 1.5-3 yrs (The Rocks)

During this class you and your little dancer will explore movement and music together in creative and fun activities
14 Oct 2022
Ballet Class: Little Ballet 3-5 years (The Rocks)

Ballet Class: Little Ballet 3-5 years (The Rocks)

Little Ballet Class promotes confidence, encourages independence and group contribution
14 Oct 2022
South Sydney brewers Oktoberfest

South Sydney brewers Oktoberfest

Introducing the inaugural South Sydney Brewers Oktoberfest
15 Oct 2022
Storytime at The Women's Library

Storytime at The Women's Library

Cynthia’s stories for babies and young children are fun and warm, and sure to spark their imagination
16 Oct 2022
Carers Day Out

Carers Day Out

Celebrating carers in our community
18 Oct 2022
Maker Time: for families

Maker Time: for families

Gain practical creative makerspace skills and experience in this intergenerational 3-hour session
18 Oct 2022
Erth's Prehistoric World

Erth's Prehistoric World

A show that brings ancient creatures from land and sea all together.
19 Oct 2022
Storytime online with Renée Treml

Storytime online with Renée Treml

Learn about Australian animals using songs, stories and movement!
19 Oct 2022
Maker and creator workshops for kids aged 8 to 12

Maker and creator workshops for kids aged 8 to 12

Harness all things inspirational and inventive with our sensational series of creative workshops for kids
20 Oct 2022
Christmas Family Mini Sessions Vaucluse

Christmas Family Mini Sessions Vaucluse

Christmas themed mini sessions for all families, looking for an alternative to generic Santa photos you see every year
22 Oct 2022
Cinderella the Musical

Cinderella the Musical

Be transported as you rediscover some of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s most beloved songs
23 Oct 2022
Spooky Spotlight - Halloween Fun

Spooky Spotlight - Halloween Fun

Join us this Halloween for a ghoulish, spooky and ghostly spotlight in search of nocturnal friends at Centennial Park
27 Oct 2022
Camping 101 (spring 2022)

Camping 101 (spring 2022)

A nature-filled night of camping and outdoor activities
28 Oct 2022
Art Somewhere

Art Somewhere

Learn creative practices in a non-structured teaching environment
29 Oct 2022
Day of the Dead and Halloween on the Plaza

Day of the Dead and Halloween on the Plaza

Listen to scary stories and dance on the plaza to Mexican music to celebrate the Day of the Dead and Halloween
31 Oct 2022
Book Lovers Club with Reece Carter

Book Lovers Club with Reece Carter

A book-loving community for enthusiastic young readers
1 Nov 2022
Storytime online with Sara Acton

Storytime online with Sara Acton

Join award-winning author and illustrator Sara Acton for storytelling, dinosaur adventures and drawing.
16 Nov 2022
Book Fair Australia

Book Fair Australia

A new festival celebrating books of all genres
26 Nov 2022
Walk for Life

Walk for Life

Celebrating the lives of young people who have died suddenly from a cardiac arrhythmia
27 Nov 2022
Gipsy Jazz with George Washingmachine and Phoebe Haselden

Gipsy Jazz with George Washingmachine and Phoebe Haselden

Presented by Mini Musica, family-friendly morning music concerts for 0-6-year-olds and their grown-ups
29 Nov 2022
Madagascar The Musical

Madagascar The Musical

This brand new musical from DreamWorks will leave audiences with no choice but to ‘move it, move it’
16 Dec 2022
Christmas Eve buffet dinner

Christmas Eve buffet dinner

A traditional carvery, all your festive favourites, plus a 2-hour beverage package
24 Dec 2022
Christmas Day seafood buffet dinner

Christmas Day seafood buffet dinner

Wrap up your Christmas festivities with a traditional seafood buffet at Sir Stamford
25 Dec 2022
Christmas day seafood buffet lunch

Christmas day seafood buffet lunch

Relish the joys of the festive season with a Christmas seafood buffet lunch at Sir Stamford
25 Dec 2022
Christmas seafood buffet lunch

Christmas seafood buffet lunch

Be blown away by our sumptuous Christmas seafood buffet
25 Dec 2022
PolArt Sydney2022

PolArt Sydney2022

Celebrate Polish culture and heritage through various artforms
27 Dec 2022