Events In Sydney

9/15/17 to 7/29/18

Pollination

Argyranthemum lollipop vanilla trial beds (Courtesy Royal Botanic Garden Sydney)

Showcasing the astounding hues of a variety of native and non-native flowers, the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney’s new “Pollination” floral display creatively illustrates nature’s miracle of pollination. The Calyx’s internationally recognised green wall comes to life with words and images illustrating...
2/10/18 to 6/24/18

The Lady and the Unicorn

'Taste' c1500, from 'The lady and the unicorn' series, wool and silk, 377 x 466 cm. Musée de Cluny – Musée national du Moyen Âge, Paris. Photo © RMN-GP / M Urtado.

The magnificent medieval art of “The lady and the unicorn” tapestry series is now on show at the Art Gallery of New South Wales. On loan from the Musée de Cluny – Musée national du Moyen Âge, Paris, “The lady and the unicorn” is often referred to as the ‘Mona Lisa of the Middle Ages’. Woven in wool...
2/28/18 to 9/2/18

The Book of Mormon

Rowan Witt and company in “The Book of Mormon” (©Jeff Busby)

Winner of nine Tony Awards® including Best Musical, “The Book of Mormon” is now playing in Sydney, after a sold out season in Melbourne. Get a ticket fast to this hilarious, bold and original show, about Elder Price and Elder Cunningham and their journey to Africa. This is a hilarious must-see...
4/13/18 to 10/14/18

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

"Crab Surprise" (©Justin Gilligan/Wildlife Photographer of the Year)

The world-renowned Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition (developed and produced by the Natural History Museum in London), is on at the Australian National Maritime Museum. See 100 extraordinary images that celebrate the diversity of the natural world, from intimate animal portraits to...
5/18/18 to 6/30/18

Gypsy

“Gypsy” starring Laura Bunting and Blazey Best (©Phil Erbacher)

The multiple award-winning musical “Gypsy” comes to Hayes Theatre Co. Set across America in the 1920s, it tells the story of Rose, June and Louise. Constantly on the road, there’s nothing glamorous about their show business life. Rose will fight for her daughters’ success no matter what until they...
5/29/18 to 1/30/19

James Cameron – Challenging the Deep

(Courtesy Australian National Maritime Museum)

Developed by the Australian National Maritime Museum, the “James Cameron – Challenging the Deep” exhibition takes visitors to the depths of the ocean through the lens of Cameron’s underwater cameras and his other incredible technological innovations that have enabled us to see the least known...
6/1/18 to 7/21/18

Priscilla Queen of the Desert – The Musical

"Priscilla Queen of the Desert – The Musical" (©Ben Symons)

Based on the Oscar-winning film, “Priscilla” is a wild musical ride filled with glittering costumes and show-stopping performances. Watch as three friends hop aboard a battered old bus bound for Alice Springs to put on the show of a lifetime.
6/7/18 to 7/1/18

Assassins

David Campbell in "Assassins". (Courtesy Hayes Theatre Co)

The Tony Award-winning musical “Assassins” is on at the Playhouse at the Sydney Opera House. This production by Hayes Theatre Co follows a successful, sold-out season last year. “Assassins” tells the story of nine misfit Americans who killed (or planned to kill) their President-of-the-day. With...
6/9/18 to 7/1/18

"The Three Brothers" at Kate Owen Gallery

Warlimpirrnga Tjapaltjarri, ‘Tingari’, (Detail) 122 x 183cm. (Courtesy Kate Owen Gallery)

Warlimpirrnga, Walala and Thomas Tjapaltjarri and their family led a completely nomadic life until they emerged from the desert in Kiwirrkurra in 1984. Members of what became known as the lost tribe, the three brothers have since become some of Aboriginal art’s most important figures. Within four...
6/14/18 to 7/14/18

Dark Emu

Daniel Riley, Tyrel Dulvarie, Rika Hamaguchi and Yolanda Lowatta in "Dark Emu". (©Daniel Boud)

Bangarra Dance Theatre premiere a new work, “Dark Emu”. Directed by Stephen Page, it is inspired by Bruce Pascoe’s award-winning book of the same name. The 18-strong ensemble of dancers explore the vital life force of flora and fauna and challenges the ‘hunter-gatherer’ myth of pre-colonial...