Faulty Tales Yulefest - 3 Course Dinner and Show

Every  Week on Saturday, Friday until Sat 30 Jul 2016
Sat 25 Jun
Waldorf Leura Gardens Resort 20 - 28 Fitzroy St Leura...
Join us for our Faulty Tales Yulefest! Faulty Tales returns to the Waldorf Leura Gardens Resort with an all new show for Yulefest 2016. Starting in June and running through winter every Friday and Saturday night join everybody's irascible hotelier,...

Winter Bird Walk with Carol Probets

Sat 25 Jun 2016
Meet in the Wollemi Room, Blue Mountains Botanic Garden...
Join birding guide Carol Probets on a morning walk to see some of the Garden’s beautiful birds. Learn about their territorial habits as they start to nest and how different species locate food. Get some tips from Carol on how to use binoculars and ho...

Blue Mountains Arts Trail

Selected Dates until Sun 23 Oct 2016
Sat 25 Jun 2016
Blue Mountains
The Blue Mountains Artist Network will again be running arts trails in 2016. Bullaburra –Blackheath 25 -26 June Lapstone – Linden 20 – 21 August Woodford - Mt. Victoria 22-23 October These events give you the opportunity to meet artists in thei...

Portraiture Course with Archibald Prize Finalist & Winner of People's Choice Award - Mathew Lynn

Selected Dates until Sat 16 Jul 2016
Sat 25 Jun 2016
Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, Katoomba
Saturdays 25 June, 2, 9 & 16 July Suitable for all levels of experience. Mathew Lynn will take students through all aspects of portraiture using a live sitter, with the aim of not just achieving a likeness, but conveying a sense of the person a...

"Cello & Chocolate" - Concert & Dessert at the Gingerbread House!

Sat 25 Jun 2016
The Gingerbread House 56 Lurline Street (Cnr Lurline...
Program for the night: Phil Braithwaite (flute) & Georg Mertens (cello) will perform Cello & Flute Favourites. After last years absolute exciting response about our selection for this venue, we put a new but similar program together: Baroqu...

Upper Blue Mountains Arts Trail 2016

Daily (Sat 25 Jun - Sun 26 Jun 2016)
Bullaburra to Blackheath Blue Mountains
The Blue Mountains Artist Network will again be running arts trails in 2016. The next one will be for the Upper Mountains from Bullaburra –Blackheath on the weekend of 25 -26 June between 10am and 4pm. Subsequent trails will be: Lapstone – Linden...

Cultivating Constructive Emotions

Sun 26 Jun 2016
Kunsang Yeshe Retreat Centre 137 Narrow Neck Rd, K...
This workshop explores constructive emotions such as love, compassion, joy, humility, generosity and patience – how to develop them, how to cultivate positive states of mind. No matter what our religion or whether we have any religion at all, cultivating...

Hindustani Classical Music : Sangeet Mishra on Sarangi & Bobby Singh on Tabla

Sun 26 Jun 2016
Kindlehill Performance Space 8 Lake Street Wentworth...
About Sangeet Mishra and the sarangi: Sangeet Mishra and his musician father Santosh come from a long lineage of sarangi players from India's holiest city, Varanasi, and have performed with leading artists all around India and the world. Sarangi i...

CareFlight Woodford to Glenbrook Classic 2016

Sun 26 Jun 2016
Woodford to Glenbrook
Run, ride and help support CareFlight: entries open for Woodford to Glenbrook Classic 2016! Participants once again have the opportunity to run or cycle through scenic bushland in the beautiful Blue Mountains National Park, raising money for Careflight...

This Changes Everything - Capitalism vs The Climate - a film by Naomi Klein

Sun 26 Jun 2016
The Mechanics Institute Hall 284 Great Western Highway...
"It is our predicament that we live in a finite world, and yet we behave as if it was infinite. Steady exponential material growth with no limits on resource consumption and population is the dominant conceptual model used by today's decision makers....

Tarella June Open Day

Sun 26 Jun 2016
Tarella 99 Blaxland Road Wentworth Falls
Blue Mountains Historical Society Inc - celebrating our 70th birthday in 2016. On Sunday 26 June, the Blue Mountains Historical Society’s 19th century cottage and museum at 99 Blaxland Rd, Wentworth Falls, Tarella, will be open from 10.00 am until 4.00...

Penrith Dolls, Bears, Craft & Collectables Show

Sun 26 Jun 2016
Panthers Event Centre, 123 Mulgoa Road Penrith
The show features jewelry, china, linen, reborn dolls, teddy bears, and exquisite handmade craft, doll houses, doll furniture, miniatures, books, scrapbooking, doll repairs, beads, patterns, buttons, laces, candles, gem stones and supplies to make your...

Jane Rutter French Kiss - An Australian in Paris

Sun 26 Jun 2016
Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre 597 High Street...
A star of the flute! -London Daily Mail An artistic young musician goes to Paris to learn how to live… Jane Rutter, Australia’s queen of the flute, re-lives her student days in Paris. This concert-theatre piece includes delicious French music from La...

Living Well in Nepean and the Blue Mountains: Yulefest Dinner and Comedy Gala Screening

Mon 27 Jun 2016
Hotel Gearin 273 Great Western Highway, Katoomba
The Mental Health Commission of NSW and The Vale St. Centre, Katoomba invite mental health service users, their family and friends, and the broader health community to join us for a very special event, including complimentary Yulefest buffet dinner....

Living Well in Nepean and the Blue Mountains

Mon 27 Jun 2016
Blue Mountains Community Hub 106 -108 Macquarie Rd...
Mental health consumers, family members, carers, workers and interested community members are invited to a special half-day event on new opportunities coming to the Nepean Blue Mountains region. Mental health services provided by the NSW Government...

Autism Spectrum Diagnosis — Next Steps

Tue 28 Jun 2016
Richmond Community Services Inc. 20 West Market Street...
Richmond Community Service Inc. and Northcott are pleased to offer in partnership a FREE workshop for parents/primary carers of children 0-8years (with FREE childcare). This information session will give you the opportunity to gain information and...

Free Tax Basics for Small Business Workshop

Wed 29 Jun 2016
Western Sydney Business Centre Head Office Level 1...
Tax for small business is a free workshop developed for small businesses by the Australian Taxation Office and delivered in partnership by Western Sydney Business Centre. It will provide you with an overview of the taxation and superannuation obligations...

Trans Tasman Regatta

Daily (Thu 30 Jun - Sat 02 Jul 2016)
Sydney International Regatta Centre Old Castlereagh...
Competition between Australia and New Zealand was held for the first time in 1888 and has been strong ever since. This regatta is scheduled to be run in two parts. This is the first leg is to be held in Australia, with the second leg held at Lake Karapiro...

Moving Mountains

Daily (Thu 30 Jun - Sat 02 Jul 2016)
VIRGIN WALLS GALLERY 251a Great Western Highway Bl...
An exhibition by artists working in the upper Blue Mountains who draw their inspiration from the natural world. Moving Mountains features works on paper and canvas which explore the artists' fascination with landscape, plants and animals. Also on display...

Community Cafe @ MMNC

Every  Week on Thursday until Thu 25 May 2017
Thu 30 Jun
Mid Mountains Neighbourhood Centre Mid Mountains Community...
Every Thursday, get together with locals for a cuppa, cake and a chat!

Hydro Majestic Yulefest 5 Course Degustation Dinner

Every  Week on Friday, Saturday until Sat 30 Jul 2016
Fri 01 Jul
Wintergarden Restaurant, Hydro Majestic, Medlow B...
Available every Friday and Saturday from the 1st July to 30th July 2016. A decadent 5 course Christmas dinner with all the trimmings, using the freshest local ingredients. Please visit the website link for further information.

Christmas in July Murder Mystery Party

Daily (Fri 01 Jul - Wed 31 Aug 2016)
Hotel Blue Katoomba
We have many venues to choose from for our Christmas in July Murder Mystery Party. One of our favourite is Hotel Blue in Katoomba. Min 20 people and Max 30 people. Cost is $90 per person this includes a host to take you through the game and a delicious...

The Little Prince at The Joan

Daily (Fri 01 Jul - Sat 02 Jul 2016)
Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre 597 High Street...
“…it will be as if all the stars are laughing…” A perfect school holiday adventure at The Joan 1 & 2 July 10am & 12.30pm. Take flight with your imagination with this beautiful production of The Little Prince adapted from the book by Antoin...

Simon & Garfunkel “The Concert” Tribute

Next Sat 02 Jul
Hydro Majestic, Medlow Bath
starring Mark Shelley & John Robertson. The Boxer, Bridge Over Troubled Water, Feelin Groovy, Me & Julio, Homeward Bound, Scarborough Fair, Kathy's Song, Sounds of Silence... Simon & Garfunkel reflected & defined the mood of the 60's...

Yulefest (Christmas in July) @ Jenolan Caves

Every  Week on Saturday, Friday until Sat 30 Jul 2016
Next Sat 02 Jul
Jenolan Caves
Kids meet Santa inside a cave & grownups enjoy that Christmas feeling. Yulefest (Christmas in July) is an annual Blue Mountains tradition. During Yulefest, at heritage-listed Jenolan Caves House, grownups enjoy the feeling of Christmas, and children...

Weaving Workshop with Lanny Mackenzie - Stage 1

Next Sat 02 Jul
The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Bells Line of Road,...
Join acclaimed weaver Lanny Mackenzie in a comprehensive weaving workshop, incorporating: collection of natural grasses and materials preparation and drying techniques starting a basket, different stitches advancing to free-form – random...

Celebrate Yulefest at Fairmont Resort

Every  Week on Saturday until Sat 06 Aug 2016
Next Sat 02 Jul
Fairmont Resort Blue Mountains, 1 Sublime Point Road,...
Enjoy a sumptuous buffet in Jamison’s Restaurant with a selection of festive favourites! Dates: Every Saturday night from the 2nd July until Saturday, 6th August 2016 ADULTS $89 / CHILD (12-16) $49 / CHILD (5-11) $29 / CHILDREN UNDER 5 FREE Choose...

Yulefest @ The Carrington

Every  Week on Saturday until Sat 30 Jul 2016
Next Sat 02 Jul
The Carrington Hotel, Katoomba
Come celebrate Yulefest at The Carrington Hotel, escape the cold and join us for a sumptuous feast every Saturday night. Enjoy great food, wonderful entertainment & good cheer at our Gala Yulefest Dinners.

Stories on Country

Selected Dates until Sat 20 Aug 2016
Next Sat 02 Jul 2016
Woodford Academy, Great Western Highway, Woodford
A new permanent museum exhibit providing an important indigenous perspective of local history within the Blue Mountains oldest building. Featuring original artworks by Darug man Chris Tobin and an original musical composition by Jacinta Tobin. The...

Robert Simpson Exhibition

Daily (Next Sat 02 Jul - Mon 25 Jul 2016)
Lost Bear Gallery, 98 Lurline Street, Katoomba
Opening: Saturday 2 July 3 - 5pm Exhibition to be opened by Warwick Fuller Lost Bear Gallery is proud to present an exhibition of paintings by Robert Simpson. Excerpt from the exhibition review by Caterina Leone: "The works in this exhibition are political...

Trash & Treasure Sale

Next Sat 02 Jul
East Kurrajong School of Arts, 1090 East Kurrajong...
Come and visit the beautiful Hawkesbury and Historic Windsor district then wander up Putty Road to East Kurrajong and Bag a Bargain or clean up your unwanted items and make money. Stalls with real retro, vintage, collectables, homemade and homegrown...

The International Christmas Pudding @ Yulefest Blue Mountains with The Goon Show LIVE!

Every  Week on Saturday until Sat 30 Jul 2016
Next Sat 02 Jul
Hotel Blue 88 Lurline Street Katoomba NSW 278...
The Goon Show LIVE! returned to the Blue Mountains for a 4th consecutive year, serving up a sumptuous dinner and show featuring Spike Miligan's madcap hilarity, silly sounds and naughty bits. This year’s featured episode is the ever popular ‘The International...

Stones & Bones Tour - No Grownups Please!

Daily (Next Sat 02 Jul - Sun 17 Jul 2016)
Jenolan Caves
This is an imaginative geological discovery tour, to find fossils and bones hidden deep inside Jenolan Caves. You can wear one of our helmets, to visit special areas seldom shown to visitors. This 1.5 hour tour provides an opportunity to leave the formed...

Monthly Talk, Tarella Open Day and Exhibition

Next Sat 02 Jul
BMHS - 99 Blaxland Rd Tarella - 101 Blaxland Rd Wentworth...
On Saturday July 2, the Blue Mountains Historical Society will hold its monthly talk in its Hobby’s Reach rooms at 99 Blaxland Rd, Wentworth Falls at 10.30 a.m. The Society’s 19th century cottage and museum, Tarella, will also be open from 10.00 am...

Jennifer Gabbay - In Bloom

Daily (Sat 11 Jun - Mon 04 Jul 2016)
Day Fine Art 27-29 Govett’s Leap Road Blackheath
An exhibition dedicated to the natural colour and vibrancy of floral beauty. Come and meet the artist and join us for a drink at 2.30pm Sat 11 June. Gallery Opening Hours: Friday: 10am – 5pm Saturday: 10am – 5pm Sunday: 10am – 5pm Monday: 10am –...

The Collection - Inaugural Blue Mountains Cultural Centre Collection Exhibition

Daily (Sat 11 Jun - Sun 24 Jul 2016)
Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, Katoomba
The first exhibition curated from the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre Collection, which was launched in March 2014. Since then over 100 significant artworks by local and Australian artists have been acquired for the collection. Each artwork was selected...

West Side Story

Every  Week on Saturday, Sunday, Friday until Sun 03 Jul 2016
Sat 25 Jun
The Blue Mountains Theatre and Community Hub, Spri...
Presented by the Blue Mountains Musical Society. Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet is transported to modern-day New York City, as two young idealistic lovers find themselves caught between warring street gangs, the "American" Jets and the Puerto Rican...

Winmalee Knitting Group

Monthly on the 4th Wednesday
Wed 27 Jul 2016
Winmalee Neighbourhood Centre 62 White Cross Road...
This group is for beginners through to advanced knitters. Come and share your expertise with those wanting to learn. Held on the fourth Wednesday of each month. All welcome.

Black Mountain

Daily (Fri 24 Jun - Sat 25 Jun 2016)
Baroque Room, The Carrington Hotel, Katoomba
Two nights of Dark Ambient, Noise and Drone in the NSW Blue Mountains. Friday June 24th Old Burial Temple (Perth) Armour Group (Melbourne) Grist (Melbourne) Host (Blue Mountains) Klangberg (Blue Mountains) Saturday June 25th Abre Ojos (NSW South Coast)...

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