Events In Sydney

4/8/17 to 12/15/17

Titanic The Exhibition

(Courtesy "Titanic The Exhibition")

“Titanic The Exhibition” unravels the mystery of the unforgettable tale of RMS Titanic’s first and final deadly voyage in a thrilling self-guided tour. “Titanic The Exhibition” features over 375 artefacts taken directly from the pre-sinking Titanic and her nearly identical sister ship Olympic,...
7/29/17 to 10/22/17

2017 Archibald Prize

(detail) Winner Packing Room Prize 2017, Peter Smeeth, 'Lisa Wilkinson AM', oil on linen, 100 x 150 cm (©the artist/Photo: Felicity Jenkins, AGNSW)

This annual exhibition at the Art Gallery of New South Wales is a joint show of all finalists in the Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes. The Archibald Prize is a portrait prize awarded to the best painting of a notable Australian, and features a who’s who of Australian culture, from politicians to...
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...
9/23/17 to 1/21/18

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

Esther Hannaford will star in "Beautiful: The Carol King Musical". Photo: Nathan Johnson.

"Beautiful: The Carole King Musical" tells the extraodinary story of Carole King. Long before she was Carole King, the chart-topping music legend, she was an ordinary girl with extraordinary talent. She sold her first hit, “Will You Love Me Tomorrow”, at just 17. By the time she was 20 she was...
10/1/17 to 10/28/17

Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest (courtesy Munich Brauhaus)

Get ready for the biggest Oktoberfest party outside of Bavaria at Munich Brauhaus this month! Straight 
from the tents of Bavaria, there will be four of the best pure biers that Oktoberfest has to offer, with one available each week. Every Sunday throughout Oktoberfest is for the kids, with...
10/3/17 to 10/29/17

Sydney Rides Festival

The Big Adventure (courtesy Sydney Rides Festival)

The City of Sydney’s annual cycling festival features more than 30 events that celebrate bikes and family fun in the outdoors. The Sydney Rides Festival includes the Suit Ride and the Spring Cycle across the Harbour Bridge, as well as chocolate rides, cycle speed dating and even a bike ballet. Don’...
10/12/17 to 10/22/17

Opera Australia: Two Weddings, One Bride

Nicholas Jones as Marasquin, David Lewis as Padre, Andrew Jones as General Modigliani, Julie Lea Goodwin as Giroflé / Girofla, Geraldine Turner as Aurore and John Bolton Wood as Philippe in Opera Australia’s 2017 production of Two Weddings, One Bride. Photo: Prudence Upton.

Opera Australia presents the exciting “Two Weddings, One Bride.” Set in the exotic surrounds of Morocco, "Two Weddings, One Bride" tells the tale of a Governor who finds himself in a little too deep with money trouble, but marrying off his twin daughters to just the right suitors could save his...
10/19/17 to 11/5/17

Sculpture by the Sea

Alessandra Rossi, "Untitled Coral," from Sculpture by the Sea Bondi 2016. Photo: Clyde Yee.

This year Sculpture by the Sea Bondi celebrates its 21st anniversary. It’s the world’s largest annual free outdoor sculpture exhibition. Head down to the Bondi to Tamarama coastal walk and see the coastline transformed into an outdoor art gallery with over 100 Australian and international artists...
10/24/17 to 11/4/17

Opera Australia: Madama Butterfly

Graeme Macfarlane (Goro) and Hiromi Omura (Cio-Cio-San) in Opera Australia's Madama Butterfly (2015). Photo: Jeff Busby

Opera Australia bids farewell to one of the most loved productions in its history, Moffatt Oxenbould’s magnificent “Madama Butterfly”, with a final two-week season at the Capitol Theatre. Designed around silk, fire, water and wood, Oxenbould’s legendary production will feature celebrated South...
11/5/17

MS Sydney to the Gong Bike Ride 2017

For 36 years, tens of thousands of cyclists have hit the pavement in this legendary ride from Sydney to Wollongong to raise funds for people living with multiple sclerosis. This year, it’s time for YOU to take on this awesome challenge to fight MS on Sunday 5 November. Choose from the 90km course...