What’s on cal

Bush Tucker | Rouse Hill House and Farm@ Rouse Hill House & Farm
Jul 19 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Search for bush tucker plants with Aboriginal guides from Muru Mittigar around Rouse Hill House and Farm. Learn about traditional bush foods and make a traditional johnnycake. Then sit down to your well-earned tucker!

This is a fun and engaging activity for all the family. Enjoy the following activities during this program:

  • Learn how to identify plants and any wildlife we can spot
  • Use traditional and contemporary ingredients to make a ‘Johnny cake’
  • Bake your cake, make sure there is enough to share
  • Enjoy your well-earned bush tucker when the work is done!

Bush Tucker Family Workshop

Note: This is a rural property with uneven terrain. Please wear enclosed shoes and clothing suitable for walking around a farm property, and bring wet weather gear if appropriate. A hat and sunscreen are recommended, as significant parts of the program are conducted outdoors.

Ages 5–12


  • General $20
  • Members $15

Tickets are required for both adults and children. Refreshments included.

Grill’d Kids Burger Masterclass | Westfield Parramatta@ Westfield Parramatta, Grill'd - Level 4 near the Cinemas
Jul 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Grill'd Kids Burger Masterclass | Westfield Parramatta @ Westfield Parramatta, Grill'd - Level 4 near the Cinemas | Parramatta | New South Wales | Australia

Learn to make healthy burgers and eat them too! Grill’d Westfield Parramatta will teach your little ones the tricks of the trade, and show them how to make our famous burgers from the bun up.

  • Cost: $12
  • When: 9, 10, 12, 16, 17 and 19 July 2019
  • Time: 11am – 12pm for all sessions

RSVP today via email at [email protected] or call 9633 2300.

So, what are you waiting for? Let’s learn to make some healthy burgs, and eat them too!

Grill’d Westfield Parramatta is located on Level 4 near Event Cinemas.

Blacktown Night Markets | Last Friday of the Month@ The Village Green, 1 Civic Lane Blacktown
Jul 26 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The vibrant Blacktown Night Markets will return to Blacktown’s Village Green on Friday 28th September 2018 and then take place on the last Friday of each month until August 2019.

Host to some of the best food trucks and stalls Sydney has to offer, it is a night out that the whole family will enjoy.

Blacktown Night Markets

Blacktown City Council are committed to ensuring our events are managed with minimal impact on the environment in line with our sustainable events policy. Please remember to bring your reusable shopping bags for any purchases made at the event.


Due to the the partial closure of Westpoint Shopping Centre Car Park, parking is now available in Colo Lane in addition to Blacktown City Council Civic Centre and Warrick Lane.

Dads and Kids BBQ Breakfast Meet-Up | Parramatta@ James Ruse Reserve
Jul 27 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am

Dads and Kids Breakfast is a free BBQ breakfast and play time for dads and kids fortnightly in Parramatta. The breakfast is normally at Pavilion Flat in Parramatta Park, right near  The Grounds Keeper Cafe. But has moved to James Ruse Reserve while the playground at Parramatta Park is upgraded.

Dads and Kids Breakfast

Bring your bubs and toddlers along, give your partner a break and connect with other new dads. Supported by Parramatta City Council, the Dads Cooperative are striving to create positive environments for fathers to connect, grow and develop confidence in parenting.

Dads and Kids Breakfast

All dads welcome – coffee and BBQ is on us!