Black Birds

Selected Dates until Sat 08 Apr 2017
Wed 29 Mar 2017
Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre 597 High Street,...
Emele Ugavule and Ayeesha Ash have a few things in common; names that seem difficult to pronounce, hair and the colour of their skin. The list could continue but nothing unites them more than their experiences as brown gals with Afros. Is their hair...

Papercrafts Festival

Daily (Fri 31 Mar - Sun 02 Apr 2017)
Penrith Panthers Exhibition Marquee Mulgoa Road Pe...
Take a look at the wonderful world of paper, Cardmaking, Scrapbooking, Stamping and more. Grab a bargain or learn a new skill. Many creative workshops are running throughout the three days of the festival.

Live Music with Pete Van Sint Jan @ Wentworth Falls Country Club

Selected Dates until Fri 28 Apr 2017
Fri 31 Mar 2017
Wentworth Falls Country Club 206-220 Blaxland Road...
Pete van Sint Jan is an experienced singer/musician who can adapt to many different music mediums. Based in the Blue Mountains the music that he performs is predominantly pop rock. He has a smooth vocal range and relaxed style on the guitar, putting...

Exhbition Opening: Nicole Welch: Wildēornes Land

Fri 31 Mar 2017
Blue Mountains Cultural Centre Parke Street Katoom...
Please join us on Friday 31st March from 6-8pm for the official opening of this new exhibition. The exhibition will be opened by Ann Finegan, Co-Director of Cementa Contemporary Arts Festival. On exhibition 1 April – 7 May 2017: Wildēornes Land is a...

Burlesque Idol Grand Finale

Fri 31 Mar 2017
Evan Theatre, Panthers World Of Entertainment, Mulgoa...
Created to help support emerging talent, Burlesque Idol is a high-energy and deliciously entertaining evening, jam packed with talent, humour and audience participation. The perfect night out for parties, friends, and lovers, you don't want to miss the,...

“Cello & Chocolate” – 2 Cellos : Classical & Modern

Sat 01 Apr 2017
GINGERBREAD HOUSE Katoomba (cnr Lurline & Waratah...
Cellos: Ella Janmieson & Georg Mertens "Cello & Chocolate" - great Concert with a fantastic dessert at intermission! Tickets: $55 (child $45) / Concert only $30 (child $20) Full program & 24 hours online booking at the website link. Guests...

Sydney Chamber Choir

Sat 01 Apr 2017
Blue Mountains Theatre, Springwood
The German Romantics Founded in 1975, Sydney Chamber Choir has forged a reputation as one of Australia’s leading choral ensembles. Under the artistic directorship of Richard Gill, the SCC is especially renowned for its interpretations of Renaissance...

Re-birth

Daily (Sat 01 Apr - Sun 28 May 2017)
Visitor Centre, The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden,...
Orange based fibre artist and weaver Lanny Mackenzie returns to the Garden with an exhibition inspired by her trips to South Africa and China, with a focus on the organic unyielding strength of nature. Lanny has experimented with new techniques on everyday...

Lanterns on the Lake

Sat 01 Apr 2017
Wentworth Falls lake (western end)
Floating lantern festival on Wentworth Falls lake Locally handmade with love and care, our totally eco-friendly paper lanterns will be available on the night for launching at $5 each (to cover our material and insurance costs). Or simply come along...

Herman Pekel - 2017 Exhibition

Daily (Sat 01 Apr - Wed 26 Apr 2017)
Lost Bear Gallery, 98 Lurline Street, Katoomba
Herman is a multi-awarded painter: a three-time winner of the coveted Camberwell Gold Medal Art Prize and a winner of the prestigious Alice Bale Award in 1989 and 1993. His works are featured in several books: 'Australian Impressionist and Realist Artists',...

Nicole Welch: Wildēornes Land

Daily (Sat 01 Apr - Sun 07 May 2017)
Blue Mountains Cultural Centre Parke Street Katoom...
Nicole Welch’s Wildēornes Land is an ambitious, monumental cinematic exhibition combining installation, photography and moving image that investigates the Blue Mountains wilderness from a historical, cultural and ecological viewpoint. The exhibition...

If These Walls Could Speak - Heritage, Art, Poetry - a new exhibition at Woodford Academy

Selected Dates until Sat 20 May 2017
Sat 01 Apr 2017
Woodford Academy 90-92 Great Western Highway Woodford...
‘If These Walls Could Speak - Heritage, Art, Poetry’ is a wonderful new exhibition, opening on Saturday 1 April, 2017. Curated by Susan Cochrane ‘If These Walls Could Speak’ is a thematic exhibition inspired by the architecture, landscape, real and...

Etching & Mixed Media Printmaking Workshop

Sat 01 Apr 2017
National Trust Norman Lindsay Gallery and Museum,...
Materials kits are $35 if needed - this includes a copper plate proofing paper and ink, as well as the etching mediums.

Autumn Exhibition at the Edge - Opening Night 7th April 2017

Daily (Sat 01 Apr - Sat 24 Jun 2017)
The Edge Gallery, in the Edge Cinema Complex, 225...
Invitation to everyone to attend official opening of “AUTUMN AT THE EDGE” An new exhibition of the Blue Mountains Artists Network members of paintings, digital art and sculptures by selected Blue Mountains Artists. Special guest: Highly regarded...

Blue Mountains Youth Choir - Choral Workshop

Daily (Sat 01 Apr - Sun 02 Apr 2017)
Mid-Mountains Community Centre, New Street, Lawson
Choral Workshop for children with internationally acclaimed educator, composer and conductor of music for children Paul Jarman. Presented over two days, 1st and 2nd April 2017 with a concert for family and friends at the conclusion. All Blue Mountains...

Springwood Country Club Trivia Night

Sat 01 Apr 2017
Hawkesbury Rd Springwood
Come along and have a great night and win some prizes! Bookings via phone or click the website link.

The Art of Indigo Dyeing

Sun 02 Apr 2017
Preserve Workshop Space Lyttleton Stores 1 Badgery...
Come and explore the magic of the Indigo dye vat . This beginner level workshop will provide an introduction into vat dyeing and the particular methods used for Indigo. We will look at simple tie resist and graduation dyeing techniques in order to achieve...

The Muse

Selected Dates until Sun 09 Apr 2017
Sun 02 Apr 2017
Wentworth Falls School of Arts
Opera Events will be doing something uniquely different over the next few weeks. We will be performing a play that has been written specifically for us by local playwright Rayma Watkinson. The action takes place around the turn of the 20th century an...

Bosom Buddies

Tue 04 Apr 2017
Nepean River Walking Track, Blue Mountains Nationa...
Bosom Buddies is a Breast Cancer survivors group, and consists of women who have experienced the uncertainty of Breast Cancer. Meeting times: First Tuesday of the month from 10:00am to 12:00pm (except for School Holidays).

NDIS Workshop in Katoomba - Get More Skills: A Good Life Workshop

Tue 04 Apr 2017
Blue Mountains Cultural Centre 30 Parke Street Katoomba,...
My Choice Matters will be running a workshop for people with disabilities on April 4, talking about how to get the most out of life – but also on the more topical subject of how to get the most out of the National Disability Insurance Scheme. Adel...

9 Week Drawing & Painting Interiors Course

Selected Dates until Wed 24 May 2017
Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, Katoomba
FOR BEGINNERS WITH LOCAL ARTIST ROWEN MATTHEWS Wednesdays 15 March – 5 April (followed by a break for 2 weeks) recommencing on 26 April – 24 May. Learn to compose exciting, subtle drawings and paintings of interiors and the objects that have traditionally...

Financial Literacy

Every  Week on Wednesday until Wed 29 Mar 2017
Wed 29 Mar
Lower Mountains Neighbourhood Centre, 33 Hope Street,...
The Lower Mountains Neighbourhood Centre and Wesley Counselling Support Service are pleased to present a free 3 week Financial Literacy course. Program outline: How you manage money can directly impact the level of stress in your life. Wesley financial...

Creative Writing Fellowships for Regional NSW Writers

Daily (Wed 15 Mar - Sun 30 Apr 2017)
Varuna - the National Writers House Eleanor Dark Foundation...
Varuna, the National Writers House invites writers living in regional New South Wales and the greater Sydney area to apply for a two-week residency at this historic home in the Blue Mountains. Writers who have been awarded a LitLink Fellowship have...

Utopian Edge

Daily (Fri 24 Mar - Sun 02 Apr 2017)
Blue Mountains Cultural Centre Parke Street Katoom...
UTS Interdisciplinary Design Lab Proposals for Katoomba’s over-looked spaces Katoomba is a city where the mundane and the magical are in constant conversation. It has a richness of contradictions and a density of potentials. It is both a centre an...

Sydney International Rowing Regatta

Daily (Mon 27 Mar - Sun 02 Apr 2017)
Sydney International Regatta Centre Old Castlereag...
The Sydney International Rowing Regatta is Australia's premier rowing event and comprises three signature events; Australian Open Rowing Championships, Australian Open Schools Rowing Championships and the King's and Queen's Cup Interstate Regatta....

In Good Company an Exhibition of Pastel Works featuring Christine St Flour, Sue Gasser and Megan Campbell-Jubb

Daily (Tue 28 Mar - Sun 09 Apr 2017)
Gallery one88 Fine Arts, 188 Katoomba Street, Kato...
Renowned Blue Mountains Pastel Artist Sue Gasser is once again teaming up with fellow pastelists Megan Campbell-Jubb and Christine St Flour to bring you a colourful exhibition of their artworks. Official Opening is on Saturday 1st April 2017 5pm-7pm...

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