Arthur Boyd's: The Lady and The Unicorn - exhibition tour and print making workshop

Fri 24 Feb 2017
Penrith Regional Gallery &The Lewers Bequest 86 River...
Bundanon Trust’s touring exhibition explores the myth of The Lady and The Unicorn through the words of poet Peter Porter, interpreted by artist Arthur Boyd in a print series Join Bundanon’s education team for a tour of the exhibition, observing an...

Mad Quilters Expo

Daily (Fri 24 Feb - Sun 26 Feb 2017)
Penrith Panthers Exhibition Marquee 123 Mulgoa Roa...
Grab a bargain, browse new products & learn the latest techniques. Be treated to a wide range of top quality exhibition stalls where you can buy the latest stock and grab some excellent bargains. There will be innovative workshops, exciting free...

Midsummer Nights - Trivia & Live Music by Jarrah Ferris-Smith

Fri 24 Feb 2017
Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, Katoomba
Test your knowledge of pop culture, art, sport, local trivia and the Cultural Centre. Join us for a fun evening of trivia with great prizes to be won and live music by Jarrah Ferris – Smith. Make up a table of 6 (or we can place you on a table). $15/$10...

Majestic Long Lunch - Roaring 20s and All That Jazz Festival

Sat 25 Feb 2017
Hydro Majestic Hotel, Medlow Bath
Dust off your feather boas, spats and hats and join us for a decadent afternoon of flappers, finery and fun. Graze on the finest regional fair after a record attempt in the garden promenade and dancing with a live band, exquisite fashion from the Darnell...

Jazz in the Garden

Sat 25 Feb 2017
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum 14 Norman Lindsay...
Live Jazz performed by Galapagos Duck in the Gallery Gardens The National Trust's Norman Lindsay Gallery Jazz in the Garden is an eagerly awaited annual event that brings the iconic jazz band Galapagos Duck to the mountains. Every year a large and diverse...

The Best Year of Your Life Conference

Sat 25 Feb 2017
Fairmont Resort, Leura
A life changing, heart opening, magical transformational immersion, to harness your greatest potential and manifest your dream life in 2017. This is your year to shine. To be bold, be brave, be you ... uniquely and confidently as only you know how!...

Roaring Twenties Murder Mystery High Tea

Sat 25 Feb 2017
Hotel Blue, 88 Lurline Street, Katoomba
Part of the Blue Mountains Roaring 20s Festival, so get into the spirit and dress up in costume – you might be a rich heiress, a debonair gangster or a saucy flapper girl! While you savour a decadent High Tea against a backdrop of Hotel Blue’s elegan...

FIVE HUNDRED (the film)

Daily (Sat 25 Feb - Sun 26 Feb 2017)
Old Katoomba Library 81-83 Katoomba Street Katoomb...
The Story of Biodynamics in and around Sydney. Chemical Free farming that gives back to the environment. This event may well reveal wonderful secrets to assist with incredible growth and life in your garden!!” Presented by the filmmaker and includes...

The Roaring 20's & all that Jazz - The Blue Mountains Charleston Challenge

Sat 25 Feb 2017
Hydro Majestic Hotel, Medlow Bath
Guinness World Record Attempt. The Guinness World Record attempt for the largest number of costumed people dancing the Charleston will be held in front of the Hydro Majestic Pavilion, with participants contributing a gold coin donation to Blue Mountains...

Picture Books @ Pinerolo with Tohby Riddle

Sat 25 Feb 2017
Pinerolo, The Children’s Book Cottage 116 Shipley...
Join award-winning author/illustrator Tohby Riddle and children’s book publisher Margaret Hamilton for a day of guidance and mentorship on creating children’s picture books. This can involve your existing project or a new idea for a picture book. Invaluable...

Trains, Trams & Ts

Daily (Sat 25 Feb - Sun 26 Feb 2017)
Valley Heights Locomotive Depot Heritage Museum
Valley Heights Locomotive Depot Heritage Museum is open to the public for an extra day in February as part of the "Roaring 20s and all that Jazz" festival. Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 see the return of the popular "Trains, Trams & Ts" event at th...

Embrace Life™ Festival: Celebrating Life with Gratitude™ - Blue Mountains

Sun 26 Feb 2017
Fairmont Resort Leura
Embrace Life™ Festivals are our Gratitude™ events. Gratitude™ the world’s first Co-operative movement focussed on increasing gratitude on a global scale. Our local, boutique festivals are about creating experiences, so you can explore, immerse and...

Dragon Boat NSW Championships

Sun 26 Feb 2017
Sydney International Regatta Centre Old Castlereag...
The NSW dragon boat racing season winds up with the annual State Championships. The fastest clubs from around the state will make the trip to the Sydney International Regatta Centre to compete for a title. Racing will kick off at 8:00am and wrap up...

Marilla North - Yarn Spinners

Sun 26 Feb 2017
The New Ivanhoe Hotel, Blackheath
Join us for afternooon tea and listen to local Blue Mountains author Marilla North talk about her new book - Yarn Spinners. Marilla will be in conversation with another local author - Mary Moody - where they will discuss the essence of Vol 1 of Marilla’s...

Lyttleton Stores Food Workshop: “Tomatoes for Days”

Sun 26 Feb 2017
Lyttleton Stores 1 Badgery Crescent Lawson
The next food workshop at Lyttleton Stores is “Tomatoes for Days” which will be held on Sunday 26 February. At this workshop you will be introduced to traditional methods of tomato preserving, including sauces, passata and bottled crushed tomato. I...

Blue Mountains Radio Players

Monthly on the Last Sunday
Sun 26 Feb 2017
The Mountains Heritage Hotel & Spa Cnr Apex an...
Performances are before a live audience, using mainly scripts transcribed from original performances of the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s. The repertoire includes plays from such long-running drama series as Suspense, Escape and Quiet Please!, episodes from...

Tarella Open Day and Art Exhibition

Sun 26 Feb 2017
Tarella 99 Blaxland Road Wentworth Falls
Tarella, the Blue Mountains Historical Society’s historic cottage, and an Exhibition of the art work of its curator, Linsi Braith, will be open for viewing from 10.00 am until 4.00 pm on Sunday 26 February 2017 at Wentworth Falls. Linsi beautifully...

Springwood Toastmasters - Public Speaking Short Course - Speechcraft.

Every  Week on Monday until Mon 03 Apr 2017
Mon 27 Feb
Springwood Red Cross Hall, 107 Macquarie Rd, Springwood...
Terrified of Public Speaking? During this six week course you will learn to; organise and present your ideas logically and convincingly; speak before an audience; introduce a speaker; explore different ways to use body language; select the right word...

Seminar - Changing Trains 2019-22: track your business opportunity

Wed 01 Mar 2017
Balance Health Clinic 16 Ferguson Road Springwood
Rob Mason, CEO NSW Trainlink presents the new trains program being implemented from 2019-22! Public transport is very important to small business growth in our region - come get the latest information, provide constructive feedback on this program an...

The Garden of Yuck and Yum

Daily (Wed 01 Mar - Wed 31 May 2017)
The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah
Every day during autumn. Suitable for children 6 – 13 years. Includes all materials Member and non-members $6.50 per kit available at the Visitor Information Centre (image: Adventures in the Garden. Pic by Sophie Daniel)

Seminar - Getting the Best from your People: Performance Management for Organisations

Wed 01 Mar 2017
Blue Mountains YHA 207 Katoomba St Katoomba
In this half-day Seminar, Australian leader in NGO workforce management, PeopleAdvantage, will introduce you to their latest workforce management system – PeopleAffirm® – integrating business strategy and key workforce processes. Cost: Members $18...

Strong Willed & Sensitive Child at Waratah Cottage, Katoomba

Every  Week on Thursday until Thu 16 Mar 2017
Thu 02 Mar
Waratah Cottage 27 Waratah Street Katoomba
Let's talk about the "strong-willed" and "sensitive child". Parenting styles can differ... what can we do? Come along to the 3 discussion seminars, facilitated by Barry Palm: * To understand and respond to the “strong willed” and “sensitive child”...

The Summit of Her Ambition: The Spirited Life of Marie Byles

Thu 02 Mar 2017
Springwood Library 104 Macquarie Road, Springwood
Marie Byles (1900 to 1979) was an extraordinary Australian woman of her generation; the first woman to practice law in NSW, a passionate early conservationist, an explorer-mountaineer and an expert on Buddha’s life and teachings. Byles had many grea...

Cowboys and Angels

Next Fri 03 Mar
Penrith Panthers 123 Mulgoa Road Penrith
Direct from Las Vegas following individual successful seasons in Legends in Concert, Dean Simmons as Garth Brooks, Kim Simmons as Shania Twain and Adam D Tucker are Cowboys and Angels. Tickets and further information at the website link.

2017 Re-Imagine Ageing Seniors Festival

Next Fri 03 Mar
The Joan Sutherland Performing Art Centre/Mondo Greenspace,...
The 2017 Re-Imagine Ageing Seniors Festival in Penrith will offer 10 days of inspirational and creative activities and events across the city. This year the festival will focus on providing opportunities for older residents and their families to tr...

Luke Priddis Founcation 2017 Charity Golf Day

Next Fri 03 Mar
Penrith Golf Course, Northern Road Penrith NSW
Join us for a day on the greens! We’ve tee’d up a day on the course with competitions, auctions and plenty of prizes. The event will be a 4-Ball Ambrose competition - so anyone can play regardless of ability. Please note that golf carts are limited...

Shakespeare by the River - Much Ado About Nothing

Every  Week on Friday, Saturday until Sat 18 Mar 2017
Next Fri 03 Mar
Regatta Park River Road Emu Plains
The Acting Factory is back in 2017 with their annual performance season of Shakespeare by the River. Annual outdoor performance by The Acting Factory. Focusing on the theme of love and justice during the war, the show is set in Carolina during the American...

Blackheath Growers Markets

Monthly on the 2nd Sunday
Sun 12 Mar 2017
Blackheath Community Centre Cnr Gardiner St &...
2nd Sunday of the Month With over 60 Growers & Producers we have are able to tantalise your tastebuds with an array of wonderful local & regional foods. The people of the mountains have welcomed us with open arms from the first day we commenced....

Roaring 20's Festival - 'Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend’ Traditional High Tea Supreme

Every 2nd Week on Sunday until Sun 26 Feb 2017
Sun 26 Feb
Bygone Beautys Treasured Teapot Museum & Tearooms,...
Traditional High Tea Supreme, which is a more decadent version of the Traditional High Tea with an additional hot course and a complimentary glass of champagne, served at a table decorated with a large display of diamonds. The Traditional High Tea Supreme...

1-2-3 Magic & Emotion Coaching at Heatherbrae, Lawson

Every  Week on Monday until Mon 27 Feb 2017
Mon 27 Feb
Heatherbrae 1 Benang Street Lawson
Emotion Coaching Parenting Group - come along to our 3 week parenting group! Are you struggling with your child's behaviour? 123 Magic might be the group you have been looking for. Learn how to: Manage unwanted behaviour - helping your children to...

Asperger’s Support Group

Monthly on the 2nd Monday
Mon 13 Mar 2017
Winmalee Neighbourhood Centre White Cross Road Win...
For people with Asperger's Syndrome, their families, carers, parents and friends. Light morning tea is provided.

Circle of Security at Katoomba Public School

Every  Week on Tuesday until Tue 28 Feb 2017
Tue 28 Feb
Katoomba Public School Merriwa Street Katoomba
Relationships make the world go around.... The relationship between children and their parents/caregivers plays a key role in promoting growth and development across all stages of their lives. This 7 week program is for parents and caregivers with...

8 Week Printmaking Course

Every  Week on Thursday until Thu 06 Apr 2017
Thu 02 Mar
Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, Katoomba
Thursdays, February 16th – April 6th 2017 Produce a diverse body of work as you learn how to use three different printmaking mediums: Etching, where you will develop tone as well as line – Silkscreen, where you will build images with layers of colou...

Music for Reflection and Quiet Time

Every  Week on Wednesday until Wed 15 Mar 2017
Wed 01 Mar
Lower Mountains Neighbourhood Centre, 33 Hope Street,...
Presented by The Lower Mountains Neighbourhood Centre. From Wednesday 22nd February 2017 for 4 weeks -12.15 - 1pm Program outline: "I came into the room feeling a little depleted, however after 45 minutes listening to a delightful mix of music, I...

Winmalee Knitting Group

Monthly on the 4th Wednesday
Wed 22 Mar 2017
Winmalee Neighbourhood Centre 62 White Cross Road...
Free once a month knitting and crochet group! BEGINNERS TO ADVANCED - ALL WELCOME. Bring your latest project, compare techniques and swap patterns. Everyone is welcome.

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