Fri May 3, 2019

Baby Nurse, Priceline Pharmacy Rhodes

Baby Nurse, Priceline Pharmacy Rhodes
03/05/2019 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Weekly Baby Nurse

Priceline Pharmacy understands how precious your time with bub can be, and make it easy for you to purchase all your baby care items in one place. Priceline has the essentials covered when it comes to caring for you and your baby at this exciting time, and stocks a selection of products for changing, bathing, and baby feeding from leading brands, meaning you’ll find all you need to care for the latest addition to your family. Caring for a new baby, also means looking after yourself and that’s why Priceline Pharmacy has a range of breast care and skincare products just for Mum.

Priceline Pharmacy Rhodes also offers a free Child & Family Health Nurse service. Carolyn can assist with newborn care and family support, including babies eat, sleep and wake schedules, and can guide and offer advice to new parents. Carolyn is available in store every Thursday, from 9am to 2pm.

Visit Priceline Pharmacy on the Ground Floor. View store details here.


03/05/2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

Full a full listing of all the local playgroups and the dates and times they run, visit our article Playgroups in the Ryde Area

Story Time @ Livvi's Place, Yamble Reserve Ryde

Story Time @ Livvi's Place, Yamble Reserve Ryde
03/05/2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Every Wednesday and Friday during school term, the Touched by Olivia Foundation puts on a free storytime from 10am to 11am at Livvi’s Place Yamble Reserve in Ryde.

The storytime includes craft, storytelling and a chance to meet new friends.

The Culture Drop, West Ryde

The Culture Drop, West Ryde
03/05/2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Culture Drop – Supported Community Playgroup

Did you know the lovely team at The Northern Centre run a FUN and FREE 10-week program and meet other families in your community whilst supporting your child’s social skills as they interact and enjoy lots of fun activities with other children.
WHEN: Every Friday
FROM: 23 February – 4 May
TIME: 10am to 12pm
WHERE: The Northern Centre, West Ryde Community Centre, 3-5 Anthony Road, West Ryde

They welcome you to bring fruit or healthy snacks to share!
For more information please contact:
⭐ Amy (한국인) 9334 0108
⭐ Sheikha 0447 654435

Library Story Time and Rhyme Time

Library Story Time and Rhyme Time
03/05/2019 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Check out this link for a full listing of all kids activities at events at our local libraries including:

  • Ryde Library
  • Gladesville Library
  • West Ryde Library
  • Eastwood Library
  • North Ryde Library
  • Epping Library
  • Carlingford Library
  • Dundas Library
  • Parramatta Library

Sat May 4, 2019

Market By The River, Ermington

Market By The River, Ermington
04/05/2019 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

The market is held twice a month on the 1st Saturday of each month in Halvorsen Park, and features an exciting line up of high-quality fresh food, drink, artisan and handmade stalls.

Halvorsen Park is right by the river, offering a beautiful backdrop for browsing through stalls, enjoying the delicious food and drink on offer, and catching up with friends and family. 

This market was launched in partnership with City of Parramatta Council.

More info here.

Dads & Bubs Playgroup, West Ryde

Dads & Bubs Playgroup, West Ryde
04/05/2019 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Did you know The Northern Centre hosts fun, free and supported playgroup that provides opportunities for Dads/carers and their children (0 – 5 years old) to explore the importance of play, whilst building on their parenting skills and developing social networks?

When: Saturdays 9 February to 11 May 2019

Time: 9:30am to 11:30am

Where: The Northern Centre, 3-5 Anthony Road, West Ryde

For more information about the playgroup or to book, please visit The Northern Centre’s website

Papilio Ryde Open Day

Papilio Ryde Open Day
04/05/2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Papilio Early Centre in Ryde will be opening their doors to all families looking for childcare.

An event for the whole family where you will be able to meet our team of educators, take a tour of our centre and experience for yourself and your child the Papilio experience. For the children, we will have fun gift bags and activities to enjoy for all age groups.

We hope to see you there!

Eastwood Night Markets

Eastwood Night Markets
04/05/2019 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

A weekly night market perfect for the family located in Eastwood Plaza every Saturday from 4.00pm to 10.00pm. Enjoy cultural food delights such as Chinese, Thai, Taiwanese, Malaysian, Wood Fire Pizza, Gelato and many more. Shop the stalls including different products every week and a big variety of pot plants to choose from.

Children can enjoy a jumping castle and fishing games every week.

More info here:

Paddy's Night Food Markets, Flemington

Paddy's Night Food Markets, Flemington
04/05/2019 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm

On the first Saturday night of each month, Paddy’s Night Food Markets pops up to serve hungry Sydneysiders with the best of gourmet food trucks from around the city.
Gather your squad, bring an appetite and come join us for some #forknflava action!
🚚  Gourmet food trucks – each serving up their own unique and tasty creations
  Undercover area – operates rail, hail or shin… no exceptions!
🚗  Plenty of parking – plus easy to access by public transport
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦  Great night out for family and friends – and a perfect date night!
🐶  Pet friendly – bring the WHOLE crew along for the fun

Sun May 5, 2019

Tramsheds Growers Markets - Every Sunday!

Tramsheds Growers Markets - Every Sunday!
05/05/2019 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Head to Tramsheds every Sunday for their Growers Markets from 8am-2pm!

In collaboration with Bodega 1904, the weekly Growers Markets feature a selection of seasonal fruit and veg from a selection of our favourite growers, sustainable products from community providores and a changing schedule of workshops and masterclasses featuring winemakers, cheesemakers, chefs, authors and artists.

Each Sunday there will be live entertainment from local musicians as well as special activities for the kids to enjoy!

More info here

My Kids Market Hornsby

My Kids Market Hornsby
05/05/2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

My Kids Market NSW is the original and largest market for families to buy, sell and recycle preloved babies and kids’ items.

Stallholders can earn some extra cash by recycling their families gently used baby and kid’s goods. It’s a great way to declutter your home and help reduce landfill.

Shoppers will enjoy huge savings on all the popular brands of boys and girls clothing, toys, shoes, puzzles, books, prams, highchairs and other nursery items.

The markets are held indoors with free kid’s activities all morning!

Shopper entry $4 Adults, Kids FREE. Cash only, no ATM on site.

Pre Loved and Business Stalls are welcome

For more details or to book a stall head to the website

Boomerang Bags Ryde – Make Reusable Bags at Top Ryde

Boomerang Bags Ryde – Make Reusable Bags at Top Ryde
05/05/2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Forgot your shopping bag? 5 for Ryde want to make sure you always have a plastic-free option. That’s why they’re coming together to upcycle old material into new Boomerang Bags. They will be donating them to local shops in the Ryde area (so people can borrow and bring back) as part of their community driven initiative to tackle plastic pollution at the grassroots level.

JOIN IN THE FUN and make new friends.

Volunteers are needed to help cut materials, pin, iron, stamp and sew. All ages welcome and no experience required.

Hobby Sew are generously providing use of their sewing machines, equipment and salvaged material… so just bring yourself.

When: The first Sunday of every month from 10am – 12.30pm

Where: HOBBY SEW Top Ryde City Shopping Centre
Level 2, Shop MM20
(For easy and direct access, enter via the Pope Street Carpark Entrance – Via Smith Street)

Hobby Sew will also reward the volunteers with a 10% discount on any purchases made in store.

More info here!

Plant Party in Paradise, EDEN GARDENS

Plant Party in Paradise, EDEN GARDENS
05/05/2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Everyone knows plants are the new rockstars! We want you to come hang with us plant groupies at the plant paradise that is Eden while we celebrate all the goodness in these green beauties. We are having a huge indoor plant that’s not to be missed!

When: April 6

Time: 10am-4pm


  1. Plants are good for you and we’ll show you the ones you need to purify your life
  2. People love pets and we’ll guide you on what plants love pets too
  3. Plants are good for the world and we have all the worlds’ favourites
  4. We will have hard to find plants that are rare and unusual (& are as hot as that Supreme shirt you coveted)



  • Sale and specials!
  • Talks and discussions on all the Plant care 101 you need
  • Access to our plant specialists to talk through all your plant dramas!
  • PINDER (Plant match partner) – yep we can tell you which plant is right for you whatever type of person you are (no need to swipe right)
  • Terrarirum and kokedama demonstrations
  • Plant accessories pots, baskets, hangers – on trend, classics and woven
  • Plant nuture and care packs (you wouldn’t feed yourself just water right?!)
  • Lucky door prize
  • Mother’s Day gift inspiration
  • Bubbles & tunes
Hunters Hill Food & Wine Festival

Hunters Hill Food & Wine Festival
05/05/2019 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm

The HH Food & Wine Festival is a family fun day out filled with entertainment, fabulous food, local wines and take-home treats.

An exceptional day out for the whole family. Bring an empty stomach to ensure you taste the fine selection of food on offer. You’ll be spoilt for choice with so many wineries as well as the most delicious sweet treats and gourmet take home goodies.

The kids aren’t forgotten with jumping castles, gelato and fairy floss to keep them busy for hours.

Relax and enjoy live musical entertainment. Or maybe get up and let the music sway you! Picnic rugs welcome!

More info here:

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