Fri May 3, 2024

Westside Vibe

Westside Vibe
03/05/2024 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Hornsby’s most loved local festival, Westside Vibe is returning on Friday 3 May, with a lineup of entertainment and international cuisine that promise an evening overflowing with rhythm, colour and the sensory delights.

This year’s Westside Vibe will again transform the area around Hornsby’s Dural Lane with striking decorations, food trucks, a licensed bar, face painting and kids’ activities, along with five hours of free live music.

Westside Vibe will come alive with music from a range of lively performers to get you dancing including Gang of Brothers, The Funky Monkeys and Voodoo Punch.

Alongside the entertainment and activities, taste buds will be set alight by international food from over 15 of Sydney’s best food trucks including Vietnamese Street Foods, Master Gozleme, Myme Express with Indian street food, Fritz’s Wieners with German sausages, and Piggy & Moo with gourmet burgers and loaded fries. There will be animal shaped fairy floss for the kids from PourSomeSugar, and Kubarz pop-up bar will serve delicious drinks, from beers to cocktails.

Wed May 8, 2024

Currambena Preschool and Primary School Information Morning

Currambena Preschool and Primary School Information Morning
08/05/2024 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Empowering young minds through progressive education and democratic principles, Currambena fosters confident, compassionate learners ready to thrive in a dynamic world.

Come along to an Information Morning and find out more about how we’re different. 

Currambena is a democratic school on Cammeraygal land on the North Shore of Sydney that offers truly child-centred education for both pre- and primary school children. Established 55 years ago and based on strong research foundations, we have long been recognised as a leader in innovative educational thinking. At Currambena we deliver a holistic approach to learning, with the help of a flexible curriculum, which focuses on developing a child’s skills for life as well as academic results.

Step into a world of educational innovation and inspiration at Currambena. Since 1969, Currambena has led the way in progressive education, nurturing young minds to become confident, creative thinkers. Here, learning is a boundless adventure, where children are encouraged to explore, question, and discover at their own pace. With our small class sizes and personalised approach, Currambena cultivates a nurturing environment where each child’s unique talents and interests are celebrated, fostering a lifelong love for exploration and discovery. Every child receives the attention they need to flourish academically and emotionally. Research shows that this kind of environment stimulates a long-term love of learning as well as a holistically developed and resilient child. Through our dynamic blend of stage-based learning and democratic principles, students emerge as empowered, self-assured individuals ready to embrace the challenges of tomorrow. Join our warm, inclusive community, and embark on a journey of lifelong learning and growth.

The primary school is registered by the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) and we adhere to the NESA curricula. 

To Be Inspired and find out more about Currambena’s approach to learning, see our website, email us at enquiries@currambena.nsw.edu.au, call on 02 9427 0644, or come to an   Information Morning session. Dates for the next Information Mornings are 8 May, 5 June and 31 July.

Sat May 11, 2024

High Trees Early Learning Centre Open Day

High Trees Early Learning Centre Open Day
11/05/2024 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm

High Trees Early Learning Centre OPEN DAY!
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⏰ 9:30am – 1:00pm
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Nestled close to a reserve at the end of Malvina Street, Ryde (near to Ryde Secondary College), High Trees Early Learning is a small (40 places), family-owned and operated Centre in Ryde, offering a warm and inviting environment for children aged 2-6. High Trees isn’t just a place for learning; it’s a place for growth, creativity, and community engagement for children!
Recently reopened, the Centre has been refurbished and offers bright, open plan rooms with exceptional visibility of children and great ventilation. All equipment and furniture is brand new and set up in a carefully considered manner so that the environment is not only fresh and inviting, but caters to the needs and safety of the children.
The Centre is open Monday-Friday, 7am-6pm (closed for 2 weeks over Christmas and New Year).
Fees are $130 per day, and include all meals and nappies.
This is a great opportunity to explore the Centre, meet the educators and ask any questions you may have!
***Enrol to start before 30th June 2024, and enjoy the first 2 weeks free! (T&Cs apply)***
To register, please visit our website www.hightreesearlylearning.com.au or call (02) 9809 2164.
We look forward to seeing you there!
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☎ (02) 9809 2164

Mon May 13, 2024

Kindergym Free Trial

Kindergym Free Trial
13/05/2024 - 26/05/2024 @ All Day

Do you have a little one under 5 years? Are you interested in developing their social, cognitive, and physical skills while preparing them for school? Our Kindergym programs aim to assist in healthy development and learning through play.

From May 13th to May 26th, we are offering one FREE trial class for our Kindergym programs!

 

Our Kindergym programs include:

Play Gym: Ages 12 months to 2 years.

In the Play Gym class, coaches and parents/caregivers work together in the class to support our little gymnasts. Learning and exploring through play, little gymnasts can develop their problem-solving skills, safe risk taking and fundamental movement skills.

Mini Gym: Ages 18 months to 3 years

In the Mini Gym class, coaches and parents work together in the class to support our little gymnasts to discover more about their surroundings, begin to develop fundamental movement skills, and develop coordination and motor skills.

Junior Gym: Ages 3 to 5 years

In the Junior Gym class, coaches work with their little gymnasts to develop school ready behaviours. Children learn fundamental gymnastics skills and motor movements, using all apparatus over a two-week

 

If you’re interested to book and claim your free trial, follow this link!

 

For more information contact us:

Website: https://sport.mq.edu.au/programs/gymnastics

Email: sportprograms@mq.edu.au

Phone: (02) 9850 7636

Fri May 24, 2024

Seussical the Musical

Seussical the Musical
24/05/2024 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Seussical is a magical musical extravaganza that brings your favourite Dr Seuss characters to life in a colourful production that’s fun for the whole family.

Woven throughout the story are powerful messages of inclusion, equality, friendship, loyalty, advocacy and standing up for others who don’t have a voice. With colourful costumes, catchy songs and an incredibly talented cast, it’s a show not to be missed!

The production will run for six shows:

Friday 24 May @ 7:30pm
Saturday 25 May @ 1:30pm (with photo opportunities with your favourite characters after the show)
Saturday 25 May @ 7:30pm
Friday 31 May @ 7:30pm
Saturday 1 Jun @ 1:30pm (with photo opportunities with your favourite characters after the show)
Saturday 1 June @ 7:30pm

Tickets are available from https://www.hillsmtc.com

Tables are set cabaret style so you can bring your own snacks to enjoy during the show or purchase tea/coffee/soft drinks/chips/chocolate from the on-site kiosk.

Sat May 25, 2024

Seussical the Musical

Seussical the Musical
25/05/2024 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Seussical is a magical musical extravaganza that brings your favourite Dr Seuss characters to life in a colourful production that’s fun for the whole family.

Woven throughout the story are powerful messages of inclusion, equality, friendship, loyalty, advocacy and standing up for others who don’t have a voice. With colourful costumes, catchy songs and an incredibly talented cast, it’s a show not to be missed!

The production will run for six shows:

Friday 24 May @ 7:30pm
Saturday 25 May @ 1:30pm (with photo opportunities with your favourite characters after the show)
Saturday 25 May @ 7:30pm
Friday 31 May @ 7:30pm
Saturday 1 Jun @ 1:30pm (with photo opportunities with your favourite characters after the show)
Saturday 1 June @ 7:30pm

Tickets are available from https://www.hillsmtc.com

Tables are set cabaret style so you can bring your own snacks to enjoy during the show or purchase tea/coffee/soft drinks/chips/chocolate from the on-site kiosk.

Seussical the Musical

Seussical the Musical
25/05/2024 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Seussical is a magical musical extravaganza that brings your favourite Dr Seuss characters to life in a colourful production that’s fun for the whole family.

Woven throughout the story are powerful messages of inclusion, equality, friendship, loyalty, advocacy and standing up for others who don’t have a voice. With colourful costumes, catchy songs and an incredibly talented cast, it’s a show not to be missed!

The production will run for six shows:

Friday 24 May @ 7:30pm
Saturday 25 May @ 1:30pm (with photo opportunities with your favourite characters after the show)
Saturday 25 May @ 7:30pm
Friday 31 May @ 7:30pm
Saturday 1 Jun @ 1:30pm (with photo opportunities with your favourite characters after the show)
Saturday 1 June @ 7:30pm

Tickets are available from https://www.hillsmtc.com

Tables are set cabaret style so you can bring your own snacks to enjoy during the show or purchase tea/coffee/soft drinks/chips/chocolate from the on-site kiosk.

Sun May 26, 2024

Cork & Fork Putney

Cork & Fork Putney
26/05/2024 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

 

Sip, swirl and taste your way through the 2024 Cork & Fork by the Riverside.

On Sunday 26 May 2024, Cork & Fork by the Riverside is set to return to Kissing Point Park, Putney. Enjoy a fantastic day out with family and friends along the picturesque Parramatta River while enjoying free tasting samples from a range of boutique wines from the Orange and Hunter Valley regions, locally made spirits and craft beer. Bring a picnic rug and grab some food from the food trucks as you listen to music from talented artists. Bring the kids along as there are lots of activities for them to enjoy including ponies and amusement rides.

Entry into Cork & Fork by the Riverside is free of charge. If you would like to drink alcohol from the range of breweries, distilleries, and wineries attending the event, you can purchase a Cork & Fork by the Riverside glass for $10, this will include free tastings. If you like what you sip, full glasses can be purchased individually from stallholders.

The City of Ryde events team will monitor the weather leading up to the event and will notify the public of any updates via the Council’s website and Facebook page.

 

MORE INFO HERE.

Fri May 31, 2024

Seussical the Musical

Seussical the Musical
31/05/2024 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Seussical is a magical musical extravaganza that brings your favourite Dr Seuss characters to life in a colourful production that’s fun for the whole family.

Woven throughout the story are powerful messages of inclusion, equality, friendship, loyalty, advocacy and standing up for others who don’t have a voice. With colourful costumes, catchy songs and an incredibly talented cast, it’s a show not to be missed!

The production will run for six shows:

Friday 24 May @ 7:30pm
Saturday 25 May @ 1:30pm (with photo opportunities with your favourite characters after the show)
Saturday 25 May @ 7:30pm
Friday 31 May @ 7:30pm
Saturday 1 Jun @ 1:30pm (with photo opportunities with your favourite characters after the show)
Saturday 1 June @ 7:30pm

Tickets are available from https://www.hillsmtc.com

Tables are set cabaret style so you can bring your own snacks to enjoy during the show or purchase tea/coffee/soft drinks/chips/chocolate from the on-site kiosk.