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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.

Darling Square Moon Festival

Darling Square Moon Festival

Celebrate love, happiness, family & friends at the Darling Square Moon Festival!
Today 8am to 11pm
Private virtual magic show and tricks

Private virtual magic show and tricks

Be enraptured with interactive trickery, bluffs and showmanship with your own private online magic show
Today all day
4A kids: 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art

4A kids: 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art

Connecting kids with contemporary Asian and Asian Australian contemporary art, culture and ideas
Today all day
Beneath the Tide

Beneath the Tide

Explore the rocky world between the tides
Today 10am to 4pm
Digital backstage tour of the Sydney Opera House

Digital backstage tour of the Sydney Opera House

Visit behind-the-scenes and inside Australia’s most iconic house from the comfort of yours
Today all day
Learn to Swim in Sydney

Learn to Swim in Sydney

Secure your place in Sydney's leading Learn to Swim program
Today 8am to 5pm
Private online adventure trivia led by the masters of fun

Private online adventure trivia led by the masters of fun

Get together, test your knowledge and get your brains firing with a fun adventure trivia night
Today all day
Think, Eat and Move

Think, Eat and Move

A free nutrition and exercise program for teens
Today all day
Meet the cutest Aussie six-pack

Meet the cutest Aussie six-pack

Get hopping into Wild Life Sydney Zoo these Spring school holidays to meet the cutest Aussie six-pack in Sydney
Tomorrow
Meet WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo's new kangaroo sisters

Meet WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo's new kangaroo sisters

Hop in and meet the coolest Aussie six-pack in Sydney aka the zoo's new resident Kangaroo Island Kangaroos
Tomorrow
Online Game Creator Club

Online Game Creator Club

Join a group and develop your own game over the course of 4 or 8 weeks
27 Sep 2020
Debating and public speaking holiday workshops

Debating and public speaking holiday workshops

Fun and interactive face-to-face and online workshops to help children boost their confidence and find their voice!
28 Sep 2020
Birds of a feather

Birds of a feather

Spring has arrived so why not create a bird feeder to encourage birds to visit your home!
28 Sep 2020
Business builder online workshops for kids

Business builder online workshops for kids

Our business builder workshops for young people will teach your kids how to start a real business!
28 Sep 2020
Learn to swim this school holidays

Learn to swim this school holidays

Return to the pool this school holidays, and fast-track your child's skills in the water
28 Sep 2020
Online holiday coding: Learn engineering in Minecraft

Online holiday coding: Learn engineering in Minecraft

Does your kid love Minecraft? Join this holiday class to create an amazing amusement park in Minecraft
28 Sep 2020
Sydney Moves Dance Workshops: Krump Lab with SHUTDOWN

Sydney Moves Dance Workshops: Krump Lab with SHUTDOWN

Winter School Holiday Dance Workshops | Krump Lab: Learning All Basics with SHUTDOWN
28 Sep 2020
Author workshop with Libby and Lisa

Author workshop with Libby and Lisa

Libby and Lisa show the new book that they have written together ‘No! Never!’ and share some cool ideas about writing.
29 Sep 2020
Music Camp for children 5-7 years old

Music Camp for children 5-7 years old

Our hugely successful school holiday music camp is going to be super exciting
29 Sep 2020
Weaving Workshop for Kids (8-12 Years)

Weaving Workshop for Kids (8-12 Years)

Learn how to weave and open up a whole new world of craft for kids
29 Sep 2020
Draw with Andrea - funny faces

Draw with Andrea - funny faces

Funny, furious, friendly or frightful – draw faces of all sorts!
30 Sep 2020
Stories from the stack

Stories from the stack

Dr John's Myths and Legends Adventure Tales
30 Sep 2020
Basketball coaching camp

Basketball coaching camp

Meet your sporting idols, make new friends, and have fun while playing basketball in our camp!
30 Sep 2020
Intro to Java online coding camp

Intro to Java online coding camp

Introduce your child to text-based coding using Java in this online coding camp
30 Sep 2020
School holiday theatre workshop: building a character

School holiday theatre workshop: building a character

Learn how to build a character using text, physicality and voice with actor and comedian Chelsea Zeller
30 Sep 2020
Tinkering with tools class for kids (7-12 Years)

Tinkering with tools class for kids (7-12 Years)

Learn new skills from seeing what makes things work in this school holidays class
30 Sep 2020
Secret codes, ciphers and more

Secret codes, ciphers and more

Psst! Have you ever wanted to send a secret message to someone? You’re not alone!
1 Oct 2020
Ceramic boats workshop

Ceramic boats workshop

Come sail the seas and make your own ceramic boat
1 Oct 2020
Tiny ceramic houses workshop

Tiny ceramic houses workshop

Come and look into the windows and doors of tiny houses and make your own
2 Oct 2020
Jewellery workshop for teens (11-15 Years)

Jewellery workshop for teens (11-15 Years)

Learn how to upcycle reuse materials into stylish jewellery and accessories!
2 Oct 2020
Paper people

Paper people

Make a cool figurine using newspaper, yes newspaper...
2 Oct 2020
Blackout poetry

Blackout poetry

It’s true - anyone can be a poet!
6 Oct 2020
Makers Play Lab Spring Holidays

Makers Play Lab Spring Holidays

A series of workshops for young makers to play, design, code and create in the Spring school holidays!
6 Oct 2020
Author workshop with Kate and Jol Temple

Author workshop with Kate and Jol Temple

Have you ever written a really good complaint letter? If not, then Kate and Jol Temple think you should!
7 Oct 2020
Music Camp for children 8-12 years old

Music Camp for children 8-12 years old

Our hugely successful school holiday Music Camp is going to be super exciting
7 Oct 2020
School holiday theatre workshop: costume design

School holiday theatre workshop: costume design

Explore elements of costume design for beginners with designer Imogen Ross
7 Oct 2020
Artisan Encounters at Vaucluse House

Artisan Encounters at Vaucluse House

Enjoy artisan demonstrations and drop-in kids activities these school holidays
8 Oct 2020
Junkyard Beats Workshop

Junkyard Beats Workshop

Learn how to transform ordinary household objects into awesome instruments with Junkyard Beats free percussion workshops
8 Oct 2020
Paint like a book illustrator!

Paint like a book illustrator!

Grab your pen, brushes and watercolour paints! We are going to create art like a real illustrator
8 Oct 2020
YouTube creators camp

YouTube creators camp

For the vloggers, gamers and budding content creators aged 8-13! Create and shoot your own YouTube videos.
8 Oct 2020
Book launch: Flora and Rainbow Hopping Bug

Book launch: Flora and Rainbow Hopping Bug

A free family event to celebrate the launch of the children's book Flora and Rainbow Hopping Bug
10 Oct 2020
Sydney Moves - Pantsula Dance with Thuba Ndibali

Sydney Moves - Pantsula Dance with Thuba Ndibali

Term 4 afterschool workshops: Learn unique Pantsula dance style mixed with hip-hop flavour
13 Oct 2020
Online preschool music and movement class

Online preschool music and movement class

A free educational, entertaining and social music group for younger than school aged children and their families
15 Oct 2020
Get Connected: online mentoring program for 12 - 15 years

Get Connected: online mentoring program for 12 - 15 years

Deaf Children Australia's online mentoring program for deaf and hard of hearing young people aged 12 - 15 years.
15 Oct 2020
Sydney Craft Week atGaffa Gallery

Sydney Craft Week atGaffa Gallery

Celebrate Sydney Craft Week with dedicated craft exhibitions
15 Oct 2020
Sensory Friendly Film Screenings

Sensory Friendly Film Screenings

A special opportunity for individuals living with autism and others to enjoy a movie in a safe and accepting environment
17 Oct 2020
Bubble Interact

Bubble Interact

Experience mesmerising bubble art with award-winning Choreographer and Taiwanese Bubble Master!
12 Dec 2020