Key Events

It’s wonderful that events are slowly starting to be held again. Here are our top picks for the coming weeks and you can see more other local events on our Facebook page.

PLEASE remember to maintain social distancing and wash your hands regularly


NOTE: The event information provided in our What’s On Calendar is correct at the time we enter it. Event organisers do however change or cancel events from time to time. Please make sure to check the event organisers website/ Facebook page (link provided) before leaving for the event.


Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Armory Gallery
ARTEXPRESS at the Armory is an exhibition comprising major works submitted by HSC Visual Art students. It’s presented in partnership with the NSW Department of Education, the Arts Unit and the NSW Education Standards Authority.[...]
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm McCoy Park
The NEW Playgroup NSW Play Van visits 5 parks in the City of Parramatta a week during school term – returning to the same park on the same day each week. The play van will[...]
Apr 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Armory Gallery
ARTEXPRESS at the Armory is an exhibition comprising major works submitted by HSC Visual Art students. It’s presented in partnership with the NSW Department of Education, the Arts Unit and the NSW Education Standards Authority.[...]
Apr 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Jubilee Park
The NEW Playgroup NSW Play Van visits 5 parks in the City of Parramatta a week during school term – returning to the same park on the same day each week. The play van will[...]
Apr 24 @ 6:00 am – 6:00 pm Wentworthville Memorial Swimming Centre
Enjoy a family fun day at Wentworthville Memorial Swimming Centre on Saturday 24th April from 6am to 6pm. Entry is $2 per person and there’ll be different activities throughout the day (each with a cost).
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Armory Gallery
ARTEXPRESS at the Armory is an exhibition comprising major works submitted by HSC Visual Art students. It’s presented in partnership with the NSW Department of Education, the Arts Unit and the NSW Education Standards Authority.[...]
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Grove Square - The Hills
Join the celebration as Grove Square – The Hills (formerly Stockland Baulkham Hills) launch on Saturday April 24th with a range of FREE activities for the whole family! Petting farm, gift bags, superhero visits, fairy[...]
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Bilpin - Pine Crest Orchard, TNT Produce, Bilpin Fruit Bowl
Apple picking season started Australia Day long weekend in Bilpin and continues until May/ June. Plus, there Bilpin Markets is on Saturday from 10am to 12pm. There are different varities of apples available to pick[...]
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm The Bower Reuse & Repair Centre
Come down to The Bower’s Repair Cafe in Parramatta on the last Saturday of every month from 10am-12pm. The repair cafe is free, but bookings are essential! You can bring your broken items and they’ll put[...]
Apr 24 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Powerhouse Community Space at Parramatta Square
The Powerhouse Museum is running free STEM workshops for kids 8 to 12yrs at its Parramatta Square Community Space this autumn.⁣ Taking place on eight Saturdays from 10th April till 29th May, the workshops are[...]
Apr 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Parramatta Park
Experience a fascinating glimpse into the history of the Dairy Cottage Precinct in Parramatta Park by exclusive guided tours. Delivered in partnership with Parramatta Park Trust and the City of Parramatta, the Parramatta Heritage and[...]
Apr 25 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm Royal School for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC)
The North Rocks Markets is a local community market run by members of the Rotary Club of Carlingford since 1983. The markets are open to the public every Sunday from 7am to 1pm. Entry is by[...]
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The Armory Gallery
ARTEXPRESS at the Armory is an exhibition comprising major works submitted by HSC Visual Art students. It’s presented in partnership with the NSW Department of Education, the Arts Unit and the NSW Education Standards Authority.[...]
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Bilpin - Pine Crest Orchard, TNT Produce, Bilpin Fruit Bowl
Apple picking season started Australia Day long weekend in Bilpin and continues until May/ June. Plus, there Bilpin Markets is on Saturday from 10am to 12pm. There are different varities of apples available to pick[...]
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Sherwin Park
The NEW Playgroup NSW Play Van visits 5 parks in the City of Parramatta a week during school term – returning to the same park on the same day each week. The play van will[...]
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Rosella Park
The NEW Playgroup NSW Play Van visits 5 parks in the City of Parramatta a week during school term – returning to the same park on the same day each week. The play van will[...]
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am FC Social
The FC Social in Rydalmere has partnered with Rise and Shine Kindergarten to put on a FREE weekly storytime for families with kids 0-5yrs. Enjoy a morning on the Bowling Greens as a Rise &[...]
Apr 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Wentworth Point Library
Story Time in the library is back! Come along and join in for rhymes, reading and fun! Bookings are essential, as places are limited. Wentworth Point Library Storytime for children 2-5 years will take place[...]
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm McCoy Park
The NEW Playgroup NSW Play Van visits 5 parks in the City of Parramatta a week during school term – returning to the same park on the same day each week. The play van will[...]
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Jubilee Park
The NEW Playgroup NSW Play Van visits 5 parks in the City of Parramatta a week during school term – returning to the same park on the same day each week. The play van will[...]
May 1 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Powerhouse Community Space at Parramatta Square
The Powerhouse Museum is running free STEM workshops for kids 8 to 12yrs at its Parramatta Square Community Space this autumn.⁣ Taking place on eight Saturdays from 10th April till 29th May, the workshops are[...]
May 2 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm Royal School for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC)
The North Rocks Markets is a local community market run by members of the Rotary Club of Carlingford since 1983. The markets are open to the public every Sunday from 7am to 1pm. Entry is by[...]
May 2 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Cintra Park Car Park
Concord Farmers Market is on the first and third Sunday of the month (except January) in Cintra Park Concord from 0830 to approximately 1230. A great way to spend time with the family on a[...]
May 2 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm Bella Vista Farm
Bella Vista Farm opens its doors on the 1st Sunday of each month from 9am to 2pm to the general public for FREE. Relax in the peaceful grounds of the Farm or bring a family[...]
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Wascoe Siding
Real coal-powered steam, electric and/or petrol powered trains run on the 1st Sunday of the month (except January) – subject to the weather (rain or certain fire danger levels). **IMPORTANT:All train passengers must be wearing[...]
May 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Central Gardens at the Bush School (near play equipment on Paton St side)
We absolutely loved going along to this FREE monthly outdoor storytime (when my boys were preschoolers). Things have changed a little due to covid, including that you now need to book online. Here is how[...]
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Sherwin Park
The NEW Playgroup NSW Play Van visits 5 parks in the City of Parramatta a week during school term – returning to the same park on the same day each week. The play van will[...]
May 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Rosella Park
The NEW Playgroup NSW Play Van visits 5 parks in the City of Parramatta a week during school term – returning to the same park on the same day each week. The play van will[...]
May 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am FC Social
The FC Social in Rydalmere has partnered with Rise and Shine Kindergarten to put on a FREE weekly storytime for families with kids 0-5yrs. Enjoy a morning on the Bowling Greens as a Rise &[...]
May 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Wentworth Point Library
Story Time in the library is back! Come along and join in for rhymes, reading and fun! Bookings are essential, as places are limited. Wentworth Point Library Storytime for children 2-5 years will take place[...]
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm McCoy Park
The NEW Playgroup NSW Play Van visits 5 parks in the City of Parramatta a week during school term – returning to the same park on the same day each week. The play van will[...]
May 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Jubilee Park
The NEW Playgroup NSW Play Van visits 5 parks in the City of Parramatta a week during school term – returning to the same park on the same day each week. The play van will[...]
May 8 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Powerhouse Community Space at Parramatta Square
The Powerhouse Museum is running free STEM workshops for kids 8 to 12yrs at its Parramatta Square Community Space this autumn.⁣ Taking place on eight Saturdays from 10th April till 29th May, the workshops are[...]
May 9 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm Royal School for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC)
The North Rocks Markets is a local community market run by members of the Rotary Club of Carlingford since 1983. The markets are open to the public every Sunday from 7am to 1pm. Entry is by[...]
May 9 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm Ryde Wharf, Anderson Park
After opening on 8th November 2020, Ryde Wharf Market is now on the 2nd Sunday of each month.  It’s grown into a beautiful community event on the banks of Parramatta River in just a few[...]
May 9 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm Galston Valley Railway
The Galston Valley Railway is open to the public on the second Sunday of every month. Come along and enjoy a train ride with the kids, or just watch the trains go by! You can[...]
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Sherwin Park
The NEW Playgroup NSW Play Van visits 5 parks in the City of Parramatta a week during school term – returning to the same park on the same day each week. The play van will[...]
May 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Rosella Park
The NEW Playgroup NSW Play Van visits 5 parks in the City of Parramatta a week during school term – returning to the same park on the same day each week. The play van will[...]
May 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am FC Social
The FC Social in Rydalmere has partnered with Rise and Shine Kindergarten to put on a FREE weekly storytime for families with kids 0-5yrs. Enjoy a morning on the Bowling Greens as a Rise &[...]
May 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Wentworth Point Library
Story Time in the library is back! Come along and join in for rhymes, reading and fun! Bookings are essential, as places are limited. Wentworth Point Library Storytime for children 2-5 years will take place[...]
May 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm McCoy Park
The NEW Playgroup NSW Play Van visits 5 parks in the City of Parramatta a week during school term – returning to the same park on the same day each week. The play van will[...]
May 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Jubilee Park
The NEW Playgroup NSW Play Van visits 5 parks in the City of Parramatta a week during school term – returning to the same park on the same day each week. The play van will[...]
May 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Three locations in Sydney - Orchard Hills Emergency Services Academy, Museum of Fire and Alexandria Fire Station
Come behind the scenes of Australia’s busiest fire and rescue service at our Open Day on Saturday 15th May. From fires, chemical spills, car crashes, natural disasters and humanitarian relief across the state, the country[...]
May 15 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Powerhouse Community Space at Parramatta Square
The Powerhouse Museum is running free STEM workshops for kids 8 to 12yrs at its Parramatta Square Community Space this autumn.⁣ Taking place on eight Saturdays from 10th April till 29th May, the workshops are[...]
May 16 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm Royal School for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC)
The North Rocks Markets is a local community market run by members of the Rotary Club of Carlingford since 1983. The markets are open to the public every Sunday from 7am to 1pm. Entry is by[...]
May 16 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Cintra Park Car Park
Concord Farmers Market is on the first and third Sunday of the month (except January) in Cintra Park Concord from 0830 to approximately 1230. A great way to spend time with the family on a[...]
May 16 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm Nurragingy Reserve
After years of planning and work, Nurragingy Miniature Railway opened in November 2019. It runs on the 3rd Sunday of the month from 10am until 3:30pm. Train rides are $18 per family group (up to[...]
May 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Central Gardens at the Bush School (near play equipment on Paton St side)
We absolutely loved going along to this FREE monthly outdoor storytime (when my boys were preschoolers). Things have changed a little due to covid, including that you now need to book online. Here is how[...]
May 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Sherwin Park
The NEW Playgroup NSW Play Van visits 5 parks in the City of Parramatta a week during school term – returning to the same park on the same day each week. The play van will[...]
May 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Rosella Park
The NEW Playgroup NSW Play Van visits 5 parks in the City of Parramatta a week during school term – returning to the same park on the same day each week. The play van will[...]