Mon October 14, 2019

Emerge Festival – The North Biggest and Brightest Spring Celebration

Emerge Festival – The North Biggest and Brightest Spring Celebration
14/10/2019 @ All Day

The Emerge Festival is back this September and October with a huge line up of new events and activities! Hosted by Willoughby City Council, the 6-week-long annual festival will be jam-packed with family-friendly activities, live entertainment, film and music performances, kids’ and youth events, cultural and community celebrations and more. Find out more here!

Street Parade and Street Fair – Saturday 7 September

Starting with the street parade from 10.30am, hundreds of members from community groups will dance and sing their way through the
Chatswood CBD down Anderson Street and Victoria Avenue and past The Concourse. The parade signals the start of the street fair (10am – 4pm), which will be a huge day of activities, demonstrations, food and fun! Find out more here!
 

Kid-Friendly Festival Highlights 

Children, teens and young people will be spoilt for choice with dozens of creative, colourful and entertaining events, workshops and activities across the 6 weeks. Read all about these awesome activities via the link below! Find out more here!

Hello Koalas Sculpture Trail

Hello Koalas Sculpture Trail
14/10/2019 @ All Day

Bring the whole family to the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney and enjoy the bespoke trail curated by Arts and Health Australia Pty Ltd (AHA) and hosted by the Garden. The trail encompasses over 20 one-metre high koala sculptures, hand-painted by Australian artists.

The Hello Koalas Sculpture Trail is a unique award-winning concept, conceived by AHA and centred in Port Macquarie. The Trail aims to promote koala conservation and conservation of other threatened animal and plant species in Australia.

More info here.

Playgroup

Playgroup
14/10/2019 @ 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

Library Story Time and Rhyme Time

Library Story Time and Rhyme Time
14/10/2019 @ 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