Sydney's Social Events & Festivals - April


Hi guys! In case you're bored or that you think you've done every possible activity around, here's a list of more fun activities to do this month!


Lord Mayor’s Welcome to International Students in Sydney

Tuesday 4 April 2017, 5.30pm

Sydney Town Hall - Centennial Hall

The Lord Mayor's Welcome Reception, annually hosted by the Lord Mayor, Clover Moore, is one of the biggest international student events organised by the City of Sydney. It celebrates the contribution of international students to the city of Sydney in the grand surroundings of Sydney Town Hall. Tickets are limited. Don’t miss the opportunity to experience this amazing welcome to Sydney

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Sydney Royal Easter Show

Thursday 6 – Wednesday 19 April 2017

First held in 1823, the Show is now Australia's largest annual event, attracting over 800,000 people every year. Held at the site of the 2000 Olympics, the Easter show is Australia’s largest annual event, with agricultural competitions, animal experiences, entertainment, carnival fun, shopping and much more.

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Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience

Saturday 15 April to Thursday 27 April 2017

Darling Harbour

The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is Australia’s flagship community event of the Anzac Centenary. The free of charge, groundbreaking exhibition is touring to 23 locations around Australia. Discover Australia's history of courage, service and sacrifice from the First World War to the present day.

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Let me know if you think we should add any activities for this month, also let us know if you had a good time in our comments section below!


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