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Moocooboola Hunters Hill Festival

by whatsoninsydney.com.au on 28/07/2014 - 11:51 am
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Get ready for the Moocooboola Festival on Sunday August 3rd, 9.30am – 4.30pm.
 
Since 1980 Moocooboola, the Hunters Hill Festival, has been bringing the community together in celebration. This Festival has something for everyone with music, comedy, dance, rides, dog show, food and wine, a market bazaar, community information stalls, car show, circus playground, walk in Animal Farm and this year a Kids’ Adventure Sheet.
 
Kids’ Activities Include:

The Maze Try your luck in the giant maze. 
Ball Games Hunters Hill Rugby Club and Gladesville Ravens Club will be running ball games
Animal Farm Sponsored by Pacific Smile Denta ...

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Aroma Festival

by whatsoninsydney.com.au on 25/07/2014 - 09:08 pm
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Don’t miss the day roasters grind, baristas pour, milk froths, machines whirr, music drifts & thousands of cups are filled, sampled & sipped at the main Aroma Festival event at The Rocks this Sunday 27 July, 10am - 5pm.
 
More info here >> http://www.therocks.com/whats-on/aroma-festival.aspx

Madonna Arrives In Sydney

by whatsoninsydney.com.au on 23/07/2014 - 11:14 am
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After over 20 years of a noticeable absence on the shores of Australia, Madonna has finally made an exciting appearance at Madame Tussauds Sydney in the form of not one, but three wax figures.
 
The three styles of the legendary performer represent Madonna from her most recent ‘MDNA’ tour, her ‘Sticky and Sweet’ tour as well as her infamous ‘Like a Virgin’ look that fans around the world know and love.
 
To welcome Madonna back to Australia in true style, gym junkies and dance addicts alike at Hard Candy - the gym that the fitness fanatic herself owns here in Australia – danced up a storm around the three wax figures that represent diff ...

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Life Interrupted: Personal Diaries fr...

by whatsoninsydney.com.au on 21/07/2014 - 09:15 am
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Life Interrupted: Personal Diaries from World War IA free exhibition at the State Library of NSW until 21 September 2014.
They were teachers, farmers, clerks and architects. Some were still at school. They came from cities, regional towns and the bush. From August 1914 Australian men and women kissed their loved ones goodbye and enlisted in a war they knew little about.
With pride, they went to war with just a few months of battle training under their belts. Some would not return home; those who did were changed forever.
For many, the only link back to a life dramatically interrupted by war was a personal diary with tales of adventure, heartache, bravery — and thoughts of home. ...

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The Gardens Through Time: Photographi...

by whatsoninsydney.com.au on 15/07/2014 - 01:46 pm
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Explore The Royal Botanic Garden's incredible history as they uncover their photographic archive at a talk presented by Foundation and Friends of the Botanic Gardens.
 
This collection is an invaluable record of life in and around the Gardens, documented by both commercial and amateur photographers.
 
See rare images of the beautiful Garden Palace before it was destroyed by fire in 1882, and discover the work of the Gardens from forensic investigation to lawn mowing and plant-hunting fieldtrips. 
 
Wednesday 6 August, 12pm-1.30pmJoseph Maiden TheatreBookings essential: 02 9231 8182 or via http://www.thankq.net.au/event/V228/EventDetail.aspx?ref=5617 ...

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Packing Room Prize Winner

by whatsoninsydney.com.au on 10/07/2014 - 03:28 pm
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JUST ANNOUNCED: Tim Storrier has taken out this year’s Packing Room Prize for his portrait of Dr Sir Leslie Colin Patterson KCB AO. 
This just in from Tim: "In portraying our revered elder statesman, retired politician, former chairman of the Cheese Board and our most celebrated cultural ambassador, I found a strange resemblance to Sir Leslie’s manager Humphries."



Art Gallery of NSW will be announcing the winners of the Archibald, Wynne & Sulman Prizes next Friday. Check out the finalists here: http://www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au/exhibitions/archibald-wynne-sulman-prizes-2014/

DAMON ALBARN performing at Sydney Ope...

by whatsoninsydney.com.au on 08/07/2014 - 11:09 am
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JUST ANNOUNCED: Legendary Blur frontman and Gorillaz mastermindDamon Albarn will make his debut at Sydney Opera House this December, celebrating the release of his critically acclaimed solo album 'Everyday Robots'!

Find out more here >> http://www.sydneyoperahouse.com/whatson/damon_albarn.aspx
Or listen to his music here

Bondi Winter Magic 2014

by whatsoninsydney.com.au on 03/07/2014 - 07:45 am
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Bondi in winter is a magical place!

There's so much to do and see in Bondi including restaurants, cafes, bars, coastal walks, theatre, art, markets and winter specials and a full calendar of events and activities. 
The ice rink will be open in a brand new location - in front of the Bondi Pavilion. It will feature a huge outdoor ice rink and awesome ice shows from Stars On Ice. Sessions will run from 10am- 9pm (last session starts at 8pm daily).

The Festival runs from Tuesday 01 July 2014 to Friday 31 October 2014.

For more information: www.bondiwintermagic.org.au

The Beatles Tour Sydney

by whatsoninsydney.com.au on 02/07/2014 - 08:13 am
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50 years after their first visit to Australia, Sydney welcomes George, John, Paul and Ringo again.

Celebrating their arrival, The Beatles ‘walked’ in line across a pedestrian crossing in front of Sydney’s Opera House to re-enact the iconic Abbey Road album cover. 

Back on tour, just like they were in 1964, the fab four have just landed from Tokyo and will be part of an interactive exhibit at Madame Tussauds in Darling Harbour. The visit will be for a limited time only!

Find out more here