Tag: Australia

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    Dinosaur Discovery: Lost Creatures of the Cretaceous All Events

    Date: August 20, 2017 - January 28, 2018

    Time: 10:00 am to 10:00 pm

    The scale and authenticity of these magnificent beasts will blow you away, as they move and breathe with thrilling lifelike accuracy. Dinosaur Discovery: Lost Creatures of the Cretaceous has all your favourites from the Cretaceous era, crafted to scientifically exact specifications, moving and interacting with each other. With more dinosaurs than ever before, including two monstrous Tyrannosaurus rex, the exhibition is an all-ages experience to remember. Step inside a meteorite crater and roam with dinosaurs using cutting edge augmented reality. Dedicated kids’ activities encourage discovery, with a centrally-located play zone, digital dinosaur track experience and more. Dinosaur Discovery: Lost Creatures of the Cretaceous invites you to immerse yourself in a world ruled by dinosaurs at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre from 20 September – 28 January 2017.

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    LOLLIPOPS BUNDOORA LATE TRADE

    Date: January 22, 2018 - February 23, 2018

    Time: 4:00 pm to 7:30 pm

    Hello everyone, It’s that time of year again…IT’S OUR BACK TO SCHOOL LATE TRADE!  We’re open until 7:30pm with only $8 entry for kids after 4pm!  and of course the lovely DJ BIANCA playing tunes for the kids all night long! Take advantage of our WEEKDAY SPECIAL party package and book your little ones party on the night! Or get together all your school friends and book a time on the night by calling us on 8456 0644 

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    Australia Day Fun Run

    Date: January 26, 2018

    Time: 6:00 am to 10:00 am

    On Australia Day we celebrate all the things we love about Australia: land, sense of a fair go, lifestyle, democracy, the freedoms we enjoy but particularly our people. Join us for the Australia Day Fun Run, Friday 26 January 2018. Run or walk, 3km or 5km, everyone can participate in this community event. Darwin Convention Centre 6:15am – Zumba warm up 6:45am – Take your place 7:00am – Ready, set go! Darwin Waterfront 7:30am – Live music and family friendly activities at the Waterfront 7:40am – Fun Run presentation

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    Australia Day (Melbourne) Parade 2018

    Date: January 26, 2018

    Time: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

    We’re looking for 60 Joeys, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers, Rovers and Leaders to attend the flag raising ceremony and march in the 2018 Australia Day Parade in the Melbourne CBD. Spots are limited so get in quick! A maximum of 60 uniformed members will be allowed to take part in the parade – anyone additional to that (including non-uniformed parents/ guardians) can attend but cannot march. Due to this limit, if your plans change and you are no longer able to attend the event, please let us know immediately so that we can give your spot to someone else. If there are no more spots available but you would like to attend, sign up for our waiting list and we’ll let you know if a spot becomes available. All members attending must carry a print out of their CareMonkey profile, or a PIR form, in their pocket, and this will be checked on arrival. Further details about the event will be set out via email in the days leading up to the event.

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    Australia Family Fun Day (Brisbane)

    Date: January 26, 2018

    Time: 11:30 am to 9:00 pm

      Join us to Celebrate Australia Day with a Fun Filled Family Day @ Parkridge Tavern With great Ozzie lunch specials, jumping castle, animal farm, Pony rides and face painting for the kids then the talents of Champange Jam from 5.30pm its sure to be a great day out….Celebrate Australia woth us @ Parkridge Tavern  

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    Australia Day (Sydney) @TheFarm

    Date: January 26, 2018

    Time: 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm

    Celebrate everything that makes Australia great at The Hills Shire’s massive afternoon  celebration with show-stopping performances, rides, kid’s activities, delicious street food, roving performers, fireworks and much more. Start the day with a classic sausage sizzle underneath the Bunya Pines, before dropping by the kid’s zone, where littlies can enjoy face-painting, balloon twisting, pop-up library and live entertainment. Check out the Australiana displays including sheep shearing, black smithing, whip cracking and working dog demonstrations before heading over to the community stage to enjoy performances from our local talent. Finally, head to the main stage and listen to performances that will surely make you want to get up and dance. From 6 PM, we have Fasika Ayallew performing, followed by Mental as Anything and finally at 8 PM , our headline act, the Rogue Traders. Make sure you stick around for the fireworks display at 9  to top off a fantastic day!  Transport: Parking is available onsite. Please check Hills Bus for public transport options. The Hills Lodge Hotel and Spa, Quest Bella Vista, Quest Castle Hill, Adina Apartment Hotel Norwest and Novotel Sydney Norwest are all a 5 minute drive or 30 minute walk from Bella Vista Farm.

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    Australia Day (Surfers Paradise) Pool Party

    Date: January 26, 2018 - January 27, 2018

    Time: 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    Australia Day Pool Party @ Rise Bar & Club! Join us this Aus Day as we celebrate all things Aussie! Free Aussie BBQ, Pools On The Deck, Aussie Games, Aussie Music, Dj’s, Drag Queens, Ice Cold Drinks @ Mary Kiani Live!

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    Australia Day (Sydney) Unlimited Rides Pass

    Date: January 26, 2018

    Time: 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm

    Family fun event, with live music, petting zoo, Obstacle course, mechanical surfing, jumping castles, horizontal bungee, BBQ, slushies, popcorn, fairy floss, pie eating comp, thong throwing comp.   Unlimited rides pass $10 per child.   Ticket Must be brought on the day to redeem for the Unlimited Ride Wristband.

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    Australia Day (Perth) on The Llawn

    Date: January 26, 2018

    Time: 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm

    AUSTRALIA DAY Take the family out to celebrate Australia Day! The grounds of his original homestead at ‘Location L’ are now our Llawn – where you will experience a casual, family-friendly, alfresco area with picnic tables, a full enclosed playground, live music, face painters, lawn games and great food!   From 4pm-8pm BOUNCY CASTLE LIVE MUSIC LAWN GAMES FACE PAINTERS AUSSIE HOT DOGS AUSSIE LAMB ON THE SPIT   Due to the popularity of The Llawn, we have to restrict numbers to ensure everyone gets a spot in the beer garden. You must have a valid ticket to gain entry to The Llawn at Mandoon Estate. Strictly no BYO Food or Drinks

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    Blak Markets at Bare Island

    Date: February 4, 2018

    Time: 9:30 am to 3:00 pm

    Blak Markets joins Queens Baton Relay Celebrations at La Perouse Join Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artisans at the iconic Blak Markets at Bare Island Sunday, 4 January from 9.30am to 3pm and join in the afternoon’s celebrations for the Queens Baton Relay. The Blak Markets are a great chance to buy authentic unique gifts this Christmas knowing that 100% of the profits go back into Aboriginal communities. From original and affordable aboriginal artworks to handmade beauty products, handicrafts to one-of-a-kind homewares and jewellery, there are gifts for all ages.   Entertainment for the day includes a welcome to country at 10am, the Illawarra Flames Tree dance group, a kids performance of the Wombat Wobble by Aunty Wendy Wombat and Didja Didge characters and Triple J Unearthed High Indigenous Award winner, 16-year-old Indigenous singer-songwriter Rebecca Hatch will perform live. The Blak Markets are organised by First Hand Solutions which is an Aboriginal charity providing cultural re connection programs for urban Aboriginal young people and profits from the Blak Markets are invested into these programs. Program of the Day  9:30 – Gates Open 10:00 Welcome and Smoking Ceremony 10:00 – Weaving workshop all day 10:30– The Illlawarra Flame Trees Dance Group 11:00 – Whale ceremony with Tucky Cooley – Booking Required 11:30– Singing performance by Rebecca Hatch 12:00 – The Illlawarra Flame Trees dance Group 1:00 – Singing Performance by Rebecca Hatch 1:30 The Wombat Wobble by Aunty Wendy Wombat and Didja Didge characters  2:00 – Healing Ceremony with Tucky Cooley Booking Required 3:00 – Blak Markets Closed   HOW TO GET TO BLAK MARKETS – FIND US ON GOOGLE MAPS GETTING HERE BY BUS Direct buses to La Perouse depart from Circular Quay and Railway Square. The trip takes about 30 min. Get off at the last bus stop at La Perouse 2 min walk to Bare Island accessed by bridge For details phone Transport infoline on 131 500 or visit www.131500.com.au    GETTING HERE BY CAR Follow Anzac Pde all the way down to the peninsula.  Enter the Bare Island Carpark Parking is limited.