Sydney

  • Sydney International Boat Show, until 3/8
  • Mary Poppins, until 8/8
  • Harbour Sculpture Trail, until 9/8
  • The Chalet opens for 3 months over winter at The Victoria Room, until late September
  • Les Miserables – we have access to discounted tickets until 30/8, show runs in Sydney until 18/10
  • Wildlife Photographer of the Year, until 5/10
  • LEGO Pompei, until 31/12
  • Underbelly Arts Festival, 1-2/8
  • The Morrison Oyster Festival, 1-31/8
  • NSW All-Holden Day, 2/8
  • Funemployment Pop Up Dinner: Rice ‘N’ Greens, 2/8
  • Bledisloe Cup Festival, 3-8/8
  • Kit Kat Pop-Up Studio, 4-30/8
  • The Present Starring Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh, 4/8-19/9
  • Babies Proms: Tubby The Tuba, 5-16/8
  • David Stratton’s Great Britain Retro Film Festival, 6-19/8
  • Gelato Messina and Andy Bowdy (from Hartsyard) are serving ice cream sundaes, from 7/8 for a very limited time
  • Good Food & Wine Show, 7-9/8
  • Netball World Cup, 7-16/8
  • Qantas Wallabies v All Blacks, 8/8
  • The Sun-Herald City2Surf, 9/8
  • Mudgee Food & Wine Festival, 9/8
  • Australian Museum Science Festival, 15/8
  • Richard Clapton – tickets from just $39 through us 15/8
  • Dog Lovers Show, 15-16/8
  • Sydney Tea Festival, 16/8
  • Funemployment Pop Up Dinner: The Italian Job, 16/8
  • Diesel, 20/8
  • AICE Israeli Film Festival, 17-20/8
  • Colour Run, 23/8
  • Pub2Pub Run, 23/8
  • Fifties Fair, 23/8
  • Little Big Dash, 23/8
  • Willy Wonka’s Champagne Brunch, 23/8
  • Timeout Sydney Food Awards, 24/8
  • Bacon, Brunch & Bubbles, 29/8
  • Sydney Italian Wine & Food Festival, 30/8
  • Old Clare Hotel, due to open this month

 

NSW

  • Australians Surf Festival, Coffs Harbor, until 17/8
  • Yulefest, Blue Mountains, until 31/8
  • Hello Koala Sculpture Trail, Port Macquarie, until 12/15
  • Bank Holiday, 3/8
  • Thredbo’s 25th Top To Bottom Weekend, 6-9/8
  • La Folie Douce, Thredbo, 6-9/8
  • The Maitland Aroma Festival, 15-16/8
  • Newcastle Food And Wine Expo, 28-30/8
  • Newcastle Jazz Festival, 28-30/8
  • The Lake Macquarie Running Festival, 30/8

 

Throughout Australia

  • Pregnancy Babies & Children’s Expo, Perth, until 2/8
  • Cairns Indigenous Art Fair, until 2/8
  • Whitsunday Reef Festival,  until 8/8
  • Australian Festival of Chamber Music, Townsville, until 8/8
  • The Ashes, in the UK, until 10/8
  • Winter Wonderland, Glenelg, until 16/8
  • Spiegelworld Presents Absinthe, Perth, until 16/8
  • Cirque Du Soleil, Perth, until 16/8
  • Peace Train: The Cat Steven Story, Throughout Australia, until 22/8
  • Dylan Moran: Off The Hook, Throughout Australia, until 23/8
  • The WWI Centenary Exhibition, Melbourne, until 4/10
  • Picnic Day, NT,  3/8
  • Jeans For Genes, Throughout Australia, 7/8
  • Royal Queensland Show (The Ekka), Brisbane, 7-16/8
  • Top Shelf Boutique Drinks Festival, Melbourne, 8-9/8
  • Diesel, Througout Australia, 8/8-13/12
  • Hervey Bay Seafood Festival, 9/8
  • Glow Winter Arts Festival, Melbourne, 13-23/8
  • Audi Hamilton Island Race Week, 15– 22/8
  • Lah-Lahs in Concert, 16/8-3/10
  • Melbourne Time Out Food Awards, 17/8
  • Townsville Cultural Festival, 19-23/8
  • Soulfest 2015 – The Brisbane Takeover, 20-22/8
  • Taste Port Douglas, 21-25/8
  • Spirit Of The Anzacs Arena Tour, 21/8-18/9
  • Mercedes Benz Brisbane Marathon Festival, 24/8
  • The Lion King, Melbourne, from 26/8
  • Gymie Music Muster, Sunshine Coast, 27-30/8
  • Julia Morris, Throughout Australia, 27/8-25/9
  • Sealink Magnetic Island Race Week, 28/8-2/9
  • Rockhampton Cultural Festival, 30/8
  • A Walk In The Park: To Improve the lives of people living with Parkinson’s, Throughout Australia, 30/8-13/9
  • Australian Red Cross’ Big Cake Bake, 31/8