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January 2017
$30

Kids Big Fish

January 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Centennial Park – Busby Lake, Parkes Drive
Centennial Park, 2021
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Want to gain some valuable hands on fishing skills? Come along to a great family activity coached by “Tony the Fish Whisperer”. You can even try to beat Tony’s World Record catch that was caught right here in the Park!

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$30

A taste of Bush School

January 17 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Centennial Park – Fearnley Grounds, Grand Drive
Centennial Park, 2021
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Join the CP Ranger team for a taster session of our popular Bush School. Climb trees, build cubbies, explore the great outdoors, make mud pies, and discover different bugs. Led by our expert team of Education Rangers, Bush School will inspire love for the natural world through games, bushcraft activities, stories and more.

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$29

Swamp Juice at Monkey Baa

January 17 @ 10:30 am - January 21 @ 12:30 pm
Lendlease Darling Quarter Theatre, Terrace 3, 1-25 Harbour Street
Sydney, 2000
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This summer imaginations will run wild when Monkey Baa Theatre Company presents Bunk Puppets’ Swamp Juice, opening for the first time in Sydney at the Lendlease Darling Quarter Theatre, from January 17th to 21st. Bickering snails, a neurotic snake and an opera singing mouse: welcome to a swamp like no other! Watch as household objects and bits of rubbish are transformed into jaw-dropping shadow puppets right before your eyes, including a mesmerizing 3D shadow puppet finale. Winner of the Total…

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$29

Kids vs Wild (5+ years)

January 17 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Join the Rangers for play and games centred around the need for water for survival. Make your own personal water filter and enjoy some dip netting in the pond to find water bugs. This summer program also includes water play, so be prepared to get wet!

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Free

Irish dancing open week

January 17 @ 5:00 pm - January 21 @ 9:15 am
St Michaels Anglican Church hall, 200 Albion st
Surry Hills, 2010
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Been inspired by Riverdance? Or have a child who would love to dance like the yellow Wiggle Emma? Come and try Irish dancing. We are launching our new venue with a free open week from Jan 17-21 for children and Adults. Anyone who enrols during open week for term 1 receives a free gift

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$20 - $50

Gondwana Choirs: Festival of Summer Voices

January 18 @ 8:00 am - January 21 @ 5:00 pm

Gondwana Choirs will present the inaugural Festival of Summer Voices from 18-21 January at the University of New South Wales and Sydney Conservatorium of Music. The series of five uplifting concerts showcase the extraordinary talents of more than 300 young choristers, conductors and composers aged 10 to 26 years from around Australia and celebrates 20 years of Gondwana National Choirs. Led by Gondwana Choirs Founder and Artistic Director Lyn Williams OAM, the festival also features an exclusive performance by the…

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$20

Screen Teens!

January 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until January 19, 2017

Addison Road Community Centre, 142 Addison Rd
Marrickville, 2204
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Calling all teen film buffs and aspiring filmmakers! Registration now open for a unique workshop experience combining screenwriting, practical filmmaking advice and short film screenings. This hands-on, two-day workshop will help turn ideas into a compelling screenplay. Register online, bring along a very simple idea and leave with a step-by-step plan for your story and a method to turn your ideas into a short film. Learn about plotting, character development and script structure. Perfect for film buffs and aspiring filmmakers aged 12 to 16. Participants will gain insight into the creative…

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$45

Chemical Concoctions

January 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

All kids love to mix things together for surprise results. Make elephant's toothpaste, milk rainbows, fizzy potions, and more while learning the science behind these reactions. Don't forget to wear old clothes as you will be getting dirty! The course is run by Fizzics Education and is presented by a science educator.

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$45

Park Detectives: Forensics Fun

January 19 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Crime scene investigation comes to Centennial Park! This forensic science workshop will intrigue budding super sleuths who enjoy their science mixed with a bit of drama. Get dressed in your forensic suit and follow the clues using real science: - Fingerprinting and blood typing - Facial reconstruction via computer and real models - Hair and fibre analysis - Fluorescence of oils, plant identification and DNA comparisons - Latent image detection and shoe impression casting - Evidence collection and more! This…

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You, Me and the Space Between

January 19 @ 6:00 pm
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Also showing 2pm daily
Seymour Centre, CNR CLEVELAND STREET AND CITY ROAD
Chippendale, 2008
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  Director: Sam Routledge Writer: Finegan Kruckemeyer Part picture book, part play and all wonderful fun, You and Me and the Space Between is a magical tale of an adventurous girl which unfolds live in front of your eyes as cartoonist Cathy Wilcox (SMH, The Age) draws the pictures while the story is read aloud by narrator Raelee Hill. The Island of The Proud Circle has sprung a leak and its citizens must find a solution to stop their home…

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$90

Extreme Engineering Day

January 20 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Get your build on! The kids will have a blast in this holiday workshop where they put their imagination to the test constructing all sorts of contraptions. We’ll investigate the design and structures of towers and bridges to understand what give them the strength to hold up, we’ll create complex machines using Meccano and other common materials and look at the design of amazing boats capable of handling huge loads! The course is run by Fizzics Education and is presented…

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$20

Groove Junior: Kids Holiday Hip Hop Workshop

January 23
107 Projects, 107 Redfern Street
Sydney, 2016
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Sit back while you give your kids to someone else for the day. Groove Therapy is throwing an all-encompassing day of break dance and hip hop workshops for kids aged 8-13 on Monday Jan 23rd at 107 Projects in Redfern. Groove Therapy’s classes are an extra curricular activity that involves physical movement, teamwork, creativity, expression and problem-solving through (clean) hip hop and break dancing. We bring you a local community vibe and a safe space for kids to develop physically,…

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$45

Lego Robotics 1

January 23 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

An interactive hands-on workshop with a difference! Be among the first to learn how to program our brand new Lego Mindstorms EV3 robots to do your bidding. In this exciting program learn how to teach a robot to do what you wish using motors, sensors and more! These robots use different software to the Lego Mindstorms NXT robots used in our previous holiday programs. This course is run by Fizzics Education and is presented by a science educator.

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$180

Centennial Parklands’ Sports Camp

January 23 @ 9:00 am - January 25 @ 4:00 pm
E.S. Marks Athletics Field, Boronia St & Anzac Parade
Kensington, 2033
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Book now for our school holiday Multi-Sport Camp! Centennial Parklands offers a unique Multi-Sport Camp for children aged 6 to 13 years. Our Multi-Sport Camp will give children the opportunity to enjoy a variety of sports, including athletics track and field activities, utilise the Parklands fantastic sporting facilities and most importantly keep active and have fun!

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$45

YOUR UNIQUE VOICE Singing & Songwriting workshop

January 23 @ 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Funtime 4 Kidz Menai, Unit 4, 778-786 Old Illawara Rd, Menai
Sydney, 2234
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Do your children love to get creative? Do they have a killer chart topping song they have been working on that they would love a bit of assistance with? Do they just need a boost in confidence & would love to know more about music theory? Join us for our next workshop! Children will learn about: Songwriting techniques Vocal technique Receive & give feedback Music therapy & reflection Music theory Self Esteem Improvisation Sensory activities Drawing & writing skills Creating something…

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$8

Short film viewing

January 23 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Australian Museum, Cnr William & College Streets
Sydney, 2010
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Join us for a screening of Jilli Rose's animated films Sticky (2014, 20 mins) and Bright Spots (2016, 8 mins) together with a Q&A session with AM scientists who are about to embark on an expedition to Lord Howe Island!

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$8

Short film viewing

January 24 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Australian Museum, Cnr William & College Streets
Sydney, 2010
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Join us for a screening of Jilli Rose's animated films Sticky (2014, 20 mins) and Bright Spots (2016, 8 mins) together with a Q&A session with AM scientists who are about to embark on an expedition to Lord Howe Island!

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$30

Kids Big Fish

January 25 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Centennial Park – Busby Lake, Parkes Drive
Centennial Park, 2021
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Want to gain some valuable hands on fishing skills? Come along to a great family activity coached by “Tony the Fish Whisperer”. You can even try to beat Tony’s World Record catch that was caught right here in the Park!

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$70

ISLAND PRINCESS WORKSHOP

January 25 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

In celebration to the new Walt Disney movie 'Moana', we welcome your daughter to come on a magical journey through the Pacific Islands as an Island Princess. All princesses who attend will: Learn to make a beautiful flower head garland to take home Learn the basic of Hula Watch and listen to music from the Moana movie Play Island Games Sing, Play and listen to Island musical instruments such as the ukelele Hula Hoop competition and prizes. *BBQ Lunch included…

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$8

Glow Worm Disco

January 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Australian Museum, Cnr William & College Streets
Sydney, 2010
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Feeling the need for a bit of peace and quiet? Us too… At the Glow Worm Silent Disco, kids will decorate themselves with glowing body art then rock out with the AM’s very own giant peacock spider via their illuminated headset. Heart monitors on their wrists will let them compare with their friends to see exactly who partied hardest!

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Free

FREE AUSTRALIA DAY 2017 CELEBRATIONS AT SYDNEY OLYMPIC PARK

January 25 @ 6:00 pm - January 27 @ 4:00 pm
Cathy Freeman Park on Olympic Boulevard at Sydney Olympic Park, 8 Australia Avenue Sydney Olympic Park NSW
Sydney, 2127
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Bring the family to Sydney Olympic Park this Australia Day and celebrate our national day with a fun-filled schedule of FREE entertainment, kids’ activities, Aussie movie-screenings and fireworks.   The festivities at Cathy Freeman Park (opposite ANZ Stadium) on Olympic Boulevard will kick-off at 4.00pm and continue until 10.30pm on Thursday 26 January 2017.   From live music, carnival rides, face-painting, kids' craft and sports clinics, to a traditional Aussie sausage sizzle and international street food, the festivities will include…

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Free

Australia Day 2017 at Barangaroo Reserve

January 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barangaroo Reserve, Hickson Road, Barangaroo Reserve
Sydney, 2000
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Experience our shared history at Sydney’s spectacular harbour headland park, Barangaroo Reserve this Australia Day with a range of free events. The day begins with the symbolic WugulOra Morning Ceremony (8:05-8:25am) at Walumil Lawn, with views of the Aboriginal and Australian flag raising on Sydney Harbour Bridge. The ceremony will also feature a range of performances by NSW Public Schools Aboriginal Dance Company, the national anthem sung by Kari Choir, and 250 voices performing Sydney Festival’s Bayala-Baraya: Sing Up Country.…

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Free

Australia Day at The Farm

January 26 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Bella Vista Farm, Cnr Norwest Blvd and Elizabeth MacArthur Drive
Bella Vista, 2153
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Celebrate everything that makes our nation great at The Hills Shire’s massive all-day Australia Day party which will include show-stopping performances from your favourite Aussie artists, rides, free kid’s activities, delicious street food, roving performers, fireworks and much more at Bella Vista Farm on Thursday 26 January. Start the day with a classic sausage sizzle underneath the Bunya Pines, before dropping by the kid’s zone, where the littlies can enjoy face-painting, balloon twisting, pop-up library and live entertainment. Check out…

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Free

Sydney Hills Lunar Festival

January 29 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bella Vista Farm, Cnr Norwest Blvd and Elizabeth MacArthur Drive
Bella Vista, 2153
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Bigger, brighter and more spectacular than ever before the Sydney Hills Lunar Festival has a new home in 2017 at Bella Vista Farm. A fusion of flavours, cultures and traditions, the Sydney Hills Lunar Festival welcomes in the year of the rooster with a festival like no other. Featuring Sydney’s most popular food trucks, fireworks, traditional performances, displays and ancient Lunar New Year rituals such as the ‘dotting of the Lion’s eyes’- be immersed in the unique and vibrant customs…

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Free

Sydney Hills Lunar Festival

January 29 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bella Vista Farm, Cnr Norwest Blvd and Elizabeth MacArthur Drive
Bella Vista, 2153
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Bigger, brighter and more spectacular than ever before the Sydney Hills Lunar Festival has a new home in 2017 at Bella Vista Farm. A fusion of flavours, cultures and traditions, the Sydney Hills Lunar Festival welcomes in the year of the rooster with a festival like no other. Featuring Sydney’s most popular food trucks, fireworks, traditional performances, displays and ancient Lunar New Year rituals such as the ‘dotting of the Lion’s eyes’- be immersed in the unique and vibrant customs…

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February 2017
$80

Kids Creative Workshops with Artist Melissa Carey

February 3
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 3, 2017

Bondi, Bondi
Sydney,
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Local Sydney artist Melissa Carey’s work has been shown nationally and internationally. She teaches creative workshops and believes in encouraging, nurturing and supporting everyone to bring out their natural creativity. Melissa will be teaching modern craft workshops for kids between 7-12 years. Half or full-day sessions available in Bondi, Sydney. All materials and instructions with qualified artist included. The workshop will have two craft projects available, where the kids are able to follow instructions to make the modern craft using…

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$195 - $325

Drama classes

Marian Street Theatre for Young People inspires creative expression and teaches skills in theatre to young people. Established over 45 years ago, the school offers drama for ages 5 to adults in a professional theatre company environment. CLASSES We present weekly classes and holiday workshops on the North Shore in Gordon, Killara, Lindfield and Chatswood. In the classes student focus on developing skills and knowledge including voice, movement, improvisation, script work, characterisation and much more. Beginners and advanced classes available.…

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The Italian Presents.. Mini Pizza Chef Afternoons!

February 23 @ 3:15 pm - 4:45 pm
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The Italian Willoughby, Shop 5, 183-191 High St, Willoughby NSW
Sydney, 2068
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Due to popular demand Chef Ivano and the Italians are back with Mini Pizza Chef Afternoons at The Italian Willoughby. Lessons will commence in the New Year from Thursday, January 12th at 3:15 - 4:45pm continuing every Thursday onwards. All children aged between 6-12 years are welcome to come along individually or in a group. The cost is $30 per child, which includes a half hour pizza making lesson, under the experienced guidance of Head Chef Ivano, a complimentary drink (glass of…

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$10

Saksham Magical Madness

February 25 @ 2:30 pm - February 26 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every 2 days that begins at 2:30pm, repeating until February 25, 2017

Pennant Hills Community Centre Main Hall, Ramsay Rd, Pennant Hills NSW 2120
Sydney, 2120
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A Combination of all talents in one Grand Show! Welcome to witness the impossible !!! The multi award-winning illusionist “Saksham” who has baffled people from the streets of Sydney to the large stages and festivals. He may be only 15 yrs but is a master of magic and his spectacular illusions will always keep you wondering. He will be astounding you with his astonishing illusions combined with comedy and dance. Head judge KGT “You are born to do this” David…

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$45 - $55

Convict Footprints on Cockatoo Island

February 26
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2017

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Convict Footprints on Cockatoo Island Saturday18 – Sunday 19 and Saturday 25 – Sunday 26 February 2017 10.00am, 1.30pm & 5.00pm Convict Footprints on Cockatoo Island offers a candid, funny, engaging and sometimes confronting insight into another era.  For two weekends only, you can travel back in time to 1852 and join Charles Cowper, parliamentarian and leading advocate for the abolition of transportation to NSW, on his fact-finding investigation of Cockatoo Island’s prison. Watch Cowper engage in heated debates with…

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