Free Sydney events this weekend – 29 & 30 June 2019
The winter festivals have officially started!
There are also lots of markets, fetes and fairs to explore this weekend.
Celebrate NAIDOC week, enjoy a food festival or visit a historic house.
Saturday and Sunday 29 and 30 June
National Indigenous Art Fair
Indigenous artists from around Australia will come together in Sydney for the National Indigenous Art Fair. The fair is a two day art market and program of events in celebration of NAIDOC Week. Visitors will enjoy singing and dance performances, workshops (some additional cost), cooking demonstrations and storytelling.
Date: 29 – 30 June 2019, 10.00am
Address: Overseas Passenger Terminal, 130 Argyle St, The Rocks NSW 2000
More info: https://blakmarkets.com/pages/heart-in-art
The winter festivals have started! Why not head down to:
- Rouse Hill Town Centre for ice skating and carnival rides
- St Mary’s Cathedral to enjoy ice skating
- Bondi Beach to experience winter by the sea
Lots of fruit picking still to be enjoyed:
- Canoelands Orchards (tomatoes and some citrus fruits)
- Ford’s Farm(citrus fruits)
- Anderson Farm(citrus)
- Watkins Farm (citrus)
Markets and Trash and Treasure
Winter is a great time to enjoy a market or trash and treasure:
- Winter Wonderland Night Markets, Casula Mall, Friday 28 June
- Tramshed Artisan Markets, Forest Lodge, Saturday 29 June
- Suitcase Rummage in Sydney, Goods Line, Sunday 30 June
Fetes and Fairs
Always a great, cheap day out and there’s a couple of extra good ones this weekend:
- Winter Wonderland (Wideview Public School Fete), Sunday 30 June
- Inner West Brick Fair (Croydon Public School), Sunday 30 June
- Vintage and Collectible Fair (Zonta Club of Botany Bay), Sunday 30 June
The National 2019, Art Exhibitions
The National 2019 Art Exhibition continues at the Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW).
Date: Ongoing until 21 July 2019 at Art Gallery of NSW
Address: Art Gallery Road, Sydney NSW 2000
More info: https://www.the-national.com.au/
Saturday 29 June 2019
Ettalong Food Fair
As part of the The Galleria’s 40th Anniversary Celebrations, join in for a day of food, wine and entertainment. Visitors will enjoy food, kids’ entertainment (including a puppet show), live music and market stalls.
Date: 29 June 2019, 10.00am – 4.00pm
Address: Galleria Ettalong Beach, 189 Ocean View Road, Ettalong Beach NSW
More info: https://galleriaettalongbeach.com.au/
Art Gallery NSW – Free film series
New 10 week film series at the Art Gallery NSW featuring films by female directors.
Date: 26 June – 1 September 2019
Address: Art Gallery of New South Wales
More info: https://www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au/calendar/merrily-we-go-hell/
Sunday 30 June 2019
Tarella Cottage Open Day
Come visit the 19th century cottage museum Tarella. See the new exhibition which features a life like bedroom from the 19th century. See historical items from the McLaughlin family and enjoy Devonshire tea and soups. A garden stall will also be open. Bring a picnic and enjoy the spacious grounds.
Date: Sunday 30 June, 10.00am to 3.00pm
Cost: $5.00 for adults and $2.00 for children (cash only)
Address: 99 Blaxland Road, Wentworth Falls NSW 2782
More info: http://bluemountainshistory.com