Community Billboard 12th January – 19th January
This weekly community billboard is proudly sponsored by the City of Sydney’s Plan for the future – Sydney 2030 – making our city more green, global and connected.
'A FEAT OF DARING’, DAVID MOORE’S TRIBUTE TO THE ANZAC BRIDGE
Over five decades, Moore’s photographs have helped define our visual vocabulary; what’s more, through his international exposure his work has been a valid and valuable aspect of our cultural emancipation.
Where: Customs House, 31 Alfred Street, Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW 2000
When: Between Friday 31 October and Thursday 15 January from 00.00 to 00.00
Cost : Free
From the creators of the sell-out, smash hit 2010 sensation Balé de Rua, the bigger and brighter Baila Brazil will burst onto the Sydney Opera House stage this summer.
With a pulsating mix of African dance, hip-hop, samba and capoeira, temperatures are set to soar for this dance and live music spectacular.
Where: Sydney Opera House, Bennelong Point Circular Quay 2000
When: Between Friday 09 January and Monday 19 January from 19.00 to 21.00
Cost : Adult: From $75
Children: From $45
LIVE JAZZ @ LAZYBONES LOUNGE
Located in the heart of Marrickville, Lazybones has great music, friendly helpful staff, fantastic food and a comprehensive range of beverages. Its relaxed atmosphere and stylish eclectic decor makes it the perfect place for people to meet, chat & listen to live music.
Where: Lazybones Lounge, 294 Marrickville Rd. Entry Illawarra Rd. Marrickville 2204
When: Mon – Wed: 5:00 pm – 12:00 am
Thu – Sat: 5:00 pm – 3:00 am
Sun: 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
NOTORIOUS CRIMINALS & SAFE BREAKERS AT JUSTICE & POLICE MUSEUM
This two different exhibitions you can see at the Justice and Police museum. The first one, NOTORIOUS CRIMINALS: A SNAPSHOT OF SINISTER SYDNEY, will show you the dark side of this city. This exhibition tells the story of nine of the city’s most infamous criminals, including bushrangers, gangsters and serial killers, through an array of fascinating objects and crime scene images.
In the other one, BREAKERS: THE DYING ART OF SAFE BREAKING, you’ll meet savvy criminals who were masters of the dying art of safe breaking!
Where: Justice & Police Museum, Cnr Albert and Phillip Streets Circular Quay Circular Quay 2000
When: Between Saturday 18 October and Saturday 10 October from 10.00 to 17.00
OPEN WEEKENDS ONLY
Cost: Adult: $10
The Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences’ Powerhouse Museum will explode over summer with Circus Factory, a program of spectacular proportions, featuring all the wonder of the circus with live performance, sideshow favourites, local and international exhibits and vintage toys and novelties.
Where: Powerhouse Museum, 500 Harris Street Ultimo 2007
When: Between Saturday 20 December and Sunday 03 May from 00.00 to 00.00
Cost: adult - $35
CITY OF SYDNEY'S LAWN LIBRARY
Bookworms big and small will find a shady spot at the City of Sydney’s Lawn Library, as part of Sydney Festival.
Tired feet will welcome deckchairs among the trees and kids will love the Library’s activities, including a book swap, creative workshops, story time, music jams and more.
Little festivalists can take calligraphy lessons, learn how to make kites and get their fill of tales from the city’s best kids’ storytellers.
Where: Hyde Park, Hyde Park (bounded by College, Elizabeth & Liverpool Streets) Sydney 2000
When: Between Thursday 08 January and Sunday 25 January from 11.00 to 23.00
Library Opening Hours
8–25 January 2015
11am–11pm Daily (Closed Mondays)
Family Week Activities
20–25 January 2015
Cost : Free