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Mandala Collage Class
Saturday, 10th October 2020 - Saturday, 12th December 2020This relaxing Sydney class is the perfect time to set your intentions and focus on gratitude as you learn how to create your very own mandala collage. Join this enjoyable and mindful workshop, which is perfect for beginners, as you are guided to create a striking mandala collage that uniquely represents you. The act of creating a mandala collage; cutting, pasting, layering coupled with intention setting creates a deep connection to your artwork. This class is run in a small group (maximum eight students) in a great location, no art experience required. At the end of the class, you will…
Blue Mountains Writers' Festival
Thursday, 20th August 2020 - Sunday, 22nd August 2021The annual Blue Mountains Writers’ Festival is held in Katoomba. Do you love books, writing and hearing writers talking about their work? A celebration of place, writers, writing and reading, this Festival offers something for everyone, including author talks, panel presentations, literary dinners, children's and young adult events, poetry events, writing workshops, and more. The Festival will be held across several venues, including the iconic Carrington Hotel, the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, Katoomba library, and other venues around town. Due to the pandemic the 2020 has been cancelled, stay tuned for news of the 2021 event.
Critical Mass: the Art of Planetary Health
Wednesday, 14th October 2020 - Sunday, 6th December 2020The health of humanity is intrinsically linked to the health of the environment, but by our own actions we now threaten to destabilise the Earth’s key life support systems. Based on the principles of Planetary Health, critical mass examines the relationships between ecological, economic and social change, and explores new modes of living needed to restore and stabilize our planet and to ensure the health and wellbeing of future generations. The exhibition encompasses works by Australia’s most significant 20th century and contemporary artists alongside collaborations by artist-activists and social change leaders, who are driving the conversation around new and more…
Thursday, 8th October 2020 - Thursday, 17th December 2020Would you like to take your tarot readings to the next level, develop your intuitive muscle, or have more confidence reading for others? This course is aimed at supporting those who already have some understanding of the tarot and would like to work on tapping into their psychic/intuitive abilities to develop their skills and practice tarot readings for friends, family or clients. Tarot in Practice is an experiential, hands on course full of practical exercises that will help you to gain confidence in your intuitive abilities, and learn the tools required to take your gift out into the world. Each…
Historical Discovery Cruise
Saturday, 26th September 2020 - Saturday, 30th January 2021Take a leisurely, all day cruise along the Nepean River featuring the spectacular natural landscape of the Nepean Gorge and foothills of the Blue Mountains National Park and discover the secrets hidden in Penrith's backyard. Experience the natural wonders of the landscape and its inhabitants including three varieties of eagles, great cormorants, azure kingfishers, bell birds and more; there have been reports of a dingo close to Erskine Creek and those with binoculars may even spot an echidna hidden amongst the scrub on the riverbank! Don't forget your camera! Guests will enjoy a Devonshire Tea of freshly baked scones with…
Penrith Papercraft Show - Postponed
Friday, 11th September 2020 - Friday, 1st January 2021The Penrith Papercraft show is a New event. Featuring a large range of everyone’s favourite craft specialists including both local and interstate papercraft experts. The show is packed full of the latest craft supplies, kits and equipment. The Penrith Papercraft show is a hands-on event with interactive classes on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Trivia Nights in Kelly's Brasserie
Tuesday, 1st September 2020 - Tuesday, 29th December 2020So, you think you’re smart? You think you’re a bit of a trivia buff? They challenge you to test your knowledge at their weekly Trivia! Their Trivia nights in Panthers are hosted by InnQUIZitive. They are a great night out full of laughs and fun and test you on topics from popular culture to geography, science and much more! Plus, you might even learn a thing or two as well. Grab your friends and head to the Kelly’s Brasserie every Tuesday night, have fun and be in the running to win nightly prizes.
Fame Trivia Nights
Thursday, 10th September 2020 - Thursday, 10th December 2020Panthers Penrith is your world of entertainment! They have plenty of things to keep you entertained with their live music, live shows and regular club events. If a trivia night is what you're after, try their monthly trivia nights in Squires Terrace Bar! Get your friends together and get ready for challenging questions, tasty themed cocktails and many prizes to be won! This trivia night occurs every second Thursday of the month. Come in early to secure your spot! Stay up to date with the latest themes and cocktail specials on their website and social media pages.
Alpaca Experience 3pm Daily
Wednesday, 30th September 2020 - Tuesday, 30th November 2021Come spend some quality time in Kurrajong Heights, visiting their lovely alpacas. Arrive after 2.45pm for Biosecurity sign in at Reception. You are then taken to a paddock to view the alpacas. You may be lucky enough to hand feed a curious alpaca and learn some interesting facts. The experience will last around 45 minutes to an hour.
Paint and Sip Experience
Thursday, 22nd October 2020 - Sunday, 31st January 2021Paint and Sip Studios is Australia's #1 Paint and Sip Experience. Paint and Sip Studios combines the fun and relaxation of a party with step-by-step group painting and art experiences. Events are generally around 2-4hrs and are aimed at the non-artist with focus on the occasion and experience with the option of BYO Food and drinks. Your experience will see you painting in acrylic paints on 30x40cm canvas guided step by step by our lead artist.Paint and Sip Studios specialise in occasion based and themed experiences for a night of fun and laughter.We have a large variety of paintings and…
$10 Twilight Market
Saturday, 3rd October 2020 - Saturday, 5th December 2020A new monthly night market at PCYC Penrith! Food trucks, retail stalls and entertainment for the family to enjoy. Get out and enjoy something different in your local area! *Operating under a Covid-Safety Plan run by a Covid-Safe Business*
Sunday, 1st November 2020 - Monday, 30th November 2020This November experience Penrith like never before, as the City Centre is transformed into an unexpected wonderland of art, exploration, technology and fun! From the producers of Real Festival, ReAnimate Penrith is a new and innovative program bringing the community together safely to celebrate our city with a collection of creative street art, amazing animation and augmented reality (AR) experiences. Download the free ReAnimate Penrith App (App Store or Play Store) and step inside an animated world to uncover hidden 3D characters, animated artworks and immersive street art through the digital wonderland of augmented reality. ReAnimate gives the community a…
Camden Fresh Produce Market
Saturday, 12th September 2020 - Saturday, 3rd September 2022Camden Fresh Produce Markets are held every Saturday from early until noon. Camden Produce markets are a “Genuine Farmers Market” all products sold must be grown, produced or made by the person selling them, they do not allow products to be bought wholesale and then sold on to customers at the market.
Shout Out to the Girls Exhibition
Monday, 19th October 2020 - Monday, 21st December 2020Shout Out to the Girls Illustrators exhibition features a series of portraits of extraordinary Australian Women by Australian female artists. The exhibition is based on the book Shout Out to the Girls and is a celebration of Australian Women who have shaped our history and are expanding our future! Inspired by the Children’s book Shout Out to the Girls exhibition tells a story of awesome Australian Women from Cathy Freeman to Turia Pitt, Edith Cowan to Julia Gillard, Mum Shirl to Vali Myers, plus rally car drivers, molecular biologists and more. It is a true celebration of women in all…
Alan Baker Art Gallery Portraits of Camden
Sunday, 25th October 2020 - Sunday, 31st January 2021Baker's prolific collection of works depict a raw and real beauty through the timeless medium of charcoal. Arresting emotion and vulnerability in composition, his heavy black strokes and fine lines capture the soft tonal transitions within his detailed and organic reflection of the model before him. As a suite of works, Portraits of Camden displays Baker's finesse as an artist. Inspired by the great charcoal artists of the Renaissance period, Baker unknowingly depicts the history of the Camden Art Group by capturing its founding members. His deft use of this medium is represented in the volume of charcoal works he…
Jamison’s Restaurant is located at 1 Sublime Point Road, Leura, NSW, Katoomba, Sydney. This restaurant is…
Friday Supper Club
Friday, 6th April 2018
Avalon Restaurant and Cocktail Bar at Katoomba presents the Friday Supper Club – a weekly night…
Cobbitty Village Markets
Saturday, 5th March 2016
For a true country market experience visit Cobbitty Village Markets, held on the first Saturday of…
Sunday, 19th May 2019
Camden Auction is a family business run by father and sons, John, Brad and Grant Clark.…
Ubika Day Spa Leura
Ubika is from Ancient Indian Sanskrit meaning ‘to grow’. Their philosophy at Ubika Spa Leura is…
Everglades Historic House and Gardens
The National Trust brings Australia's heritage alive at Everglades Gardens. Drawing from the great traditions of…
Nature Track, Blue Mountains National Park
For a magnificent walk that will transport you to another world, step out on moderately challenging…