Key Events

Here are our top picks of the family-friendly events in our What’s On Calendar over the coming weeks. And remember to check our fruit picking calendar to see what pick your own farms are open each month. Plus our ultimate Water Fun Guide to cool off on these hot summer days.

NOTE: You can also see a list of local events via the events section of our Facebook page.

Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Yamble Reserve
Fun and free, Story Time is a great way to connect with your community. Music, rhymes, stories and craft facilitated by awesome Story Tellers. Every Wednesday and Friday during school term, the Touched by Olivia[...]
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Monster BMX, Hill Road, Sydney Olympic Park
There’s nothing quite like the feeling of receiving your first bike, learning to ride without training wheels, and of course hitting the BMX track for the first time! BMX is an exciting, family friendly sport,[...]
Feb 24 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Carlingford Court
Enjoy free face painting and the balloon artist, located on Level 1, as part of Carlingford Courts Lunar Family Festival.
Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm The Ranch Hotel
The Ranch’s End of Summer Carnival is going to be full of action with activities and attractions for every member of the family. They’re expanding the car park with all sorts of attractions to present[...]
Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Westfield Parramatta
Celebrate the Year of The Dog at Westfield Parramatta with a traditional Lion Dance. Lead by Master Ho and the Sydney Youth Dragon & Lion Dance Troupe, a Lion Dance performance will commence from 12pm[...]
Feb 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Castle Hill BMX Club
We have locked in with BMX Australia for the 24th of February 2018 for our National Sign On day. What is BMX National Sign On day? Normally for riders to do anything with our club[...]
Feb 24 @ 2:00 pm Kings Langley Public School Hall
Kings Langley Little Athletics Centre with Fizzics Education are proud to present Big Science Big Fun. See gigantic bubbles, flying toilet paper, hair-raising electricity experiments, levitating beach balls, volunteers on a nail chair, a giant gyroscope,[...]
Feb 24 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm Eastwood Plaza
The regular Eastwood Night Markets will play host to a special Lunar New Year event. There will be cultural performances and at 8pm Eastwood Mall will light up when the creative lighting project – Ryde[...]
Feb 24 @ 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm Rhodes Foreshore Park
Lunar New Year and Cinema in the Park will be held on Saturday 24th February at Rhodes Foreshore Park (Cnr Mary St/Shoreline Dr Rhodes). Food, cultural entertainment and activities from 5pm and screening of Disney’s Moana at[...]
Feb 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm St. Tropez Park, Wentworth Point
Everyone is welcome to the FREE, family-friendly, enjoyable and relaxing Lunar New Year celebration at Wentworth Point! WPCC collaborates with Community for Communities at Rhodes to present our annual Lunar New Year celebration. The event takes[...]
Feb 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[...]
Feb 25 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Berrylicious Strawberries
Berrylicious Strawberries invites you to pick your own strawberries at their farm in Thirlmere. This is a special experience! Aside from learning something about where our food comes from and all you can eat strawberries,[...]
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Australian Pioneer Village
The Australiana Pioneer Village will absorb you into the atmosphere and activities of life over 200 years ago. Come and visit this slower lifestyle. Read more about our recent visit here. The Australiana Pioneer Village[...]
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm NBC Sports Club, Northmead
Come dressed as your favourite superhero (prizes for best dressed) and enjoy face painting, games, photo booth, free entertainment & more at the Superhero Day at NBC Sports Club. And remember there is a great[...]
Feb 26 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am Rydalmere Public School
Rydalmere Public School Playgroup is a community playgroup located in the grounds of Rydalmere Public School. They welcome children from 0-5 years of age and their parents or carers from the local area. It runs on Monday from 9.30am to[...]
Feb 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Frank Hayes Playground, Wentworthville
The Active Parramatta Van will be operating pop up sessions in local parks during school term. There will be free sporting activities and games for all ages, including soccer, tennis, cricket, skipping ropes, hula hoops[...]
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Don Moore Reserve
Koorana Playgroup meet at Don Moore Reserve community hall in North Rocks every Tuesday from 10am to 12pm. It’s a wonderful mix of mums and kiddies and we have a very relaxed schedule which suits[...]
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am Blaxland Riverside Park Kiosk
Join Poppy the Possum as she visits Blaxland Riverside Park for Poppy in the Park – a storybook reading session for 0-5 year olds. There’ll be reading, crafts and music – it is a lot[...]
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Tunes4Tots
A music and movement group for 0-6 year olds and their care givers. Groups run weekly, 10am Tuesdays at 12 Taylor Street West Pennant Hills during the school term. There is no need to book[...]
Feb 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm South Granville Community Centre
ATT New mums. You are invited to join the new Bright Bub program in South Granville – a free baby developmental program for families in the Parramatta area, run by the Cumberland Multicultural Community Services.[...]