What's On April

Your guide of things to see and do northside this month - selected for locals, by locals.



END OF DAYLIGHT SAVING! 3rd April


A massive weekend of live music at Norths Cammeray!

Norths will be rocking out this weekend thanks to three nights' of amazing artists, who are appearing in partnership with Great Southern Nights. Final few tickets still available - click here for info https://norths.com.au/live-entertainment/


Friday 1 April - Daryl Braithwaite $40


Saturday 2 April - Mahalia Barnes and The Soul Mates $35


Sunday 3 April - Marcia Hines - Disco Inferno Show $49


Doors 7.15pm

Show 8pm



Loro Drinks tasting with Orlando Marzo at Le Pont Milsons Point

1st April, 4-7pm

FREE

Sample exquisite Loro bottled cocktails with their creator, world class bartender @orlandomarzo. You'll be able to sample Bergamot Negroni, Olive Martini, Cherry & Cacao Manhattan. Yum!


100 years of Little Obelia exhibition, until April, Nutcote, Kurraba Point

Bookings required www.maygibbs.com.au

FINAL WEEKEND - CLOSES SUNDAY 3 APRIL

This special exhibition celebrates the centenary of the third book in May Gibbs' Snugglepot and Cuddlepie series. A delightful collection of May Gibbs' history right here harbourside at her foreshore home. Kids and adults alike are sure to love it!


Inside Out - artist Jane Besley's latest exhibition

2-10 April (closed Monday)

11am-6pm, McMahons Point

Free and open to all, Jane shares her latest artworks at her Blues Point Road studio.


Nearer The Gods

4 March-23 April

Ensemble Theatre, Kirribilli

With his trademark wit and sharp observations, David Williamson exposes the abrasive personalities of revered scientific giants – even geniuses are not infallible! Ensemble Theatre, 78 McDougall Street, Kirribilli. For tickets go to ensemble.com.au


North Sydney Bears Festival of Footy!

9 April, Gates open at 11.30am

North Sydney Oval

Harold Matthews Cup kicks-off at 12pm

Tarsha Gale Cup kicks off at 1.30pm

SG Ball Cup kicks-off at 3.00pm

NSW Cup Bears v Eel kicks-off at 5pm

Big Bear BBQ, Craft Beers, Face Painters & NRL Skills Clinic

Game Day tickets can be purchased online or at the gates on game day.

Adults $10, Concession $5 and kids under 15 are FREE!

Book tickets here https://www.trybooking.com/events/landing?eid=885461&


Night Landscape Photography

9 April

5:30pm - 8:30pm, meet at Luna Park

$80 - book via northsydneycentre.com.au

During this one-night workshop beginner and intermediate students learn about different darkness levels from sunset, civil, nautical to astro lighting with NSCC photography tutor Zara King and nightscape photographer Rohan Hinton.


Norths Rugby - first home game of the season!

15 April

4:05pm, North Sydney Oval

Cheer on the red and blacks as they take on the Southern Districts in the first home game of the 2022 season. So get your northsider beanie on (click here for the pattern) and buy your tickets here


FREE Easter Family Fun Day at Norths Cammeray

16 April

From 1.30pm

Bookings essential! https://norths.com.au/events/family-easter-fun-day/

Enjoy a screening of the family film HOP and then get excited to meet the Easter Bunny, who will be visiting Norths Cammeray! Kids' meals are $5 all day. Bookings are essential to make sure you don't miss out on the egg-cellent day of fun.


SCHOOL HOLIDAY ACTIVITY!

Jonas Jost - The Ultimate Magic Show

20 April, doors 10.30am, show 11am

Norths Cammeray

$15 - book via https://norths.com.au/events/

Legendary multi-award winning magician and illusionist Jonas Jost hits the stage these school holidays. Jonas performs in an action packed show, featuring hilarious comedy and mind blowing magic for kids and parents alike.


ANZAC Men of League event

24 April

North Sydney Oval

Gates open at 11.30am

HNWP Bears v St Marys kicks-off at 12pm

NSW Cup Bears v Dragons kicks-off at 2pm

Big Bear BBQ, Craft Beers, Face Painters & NRL Skills Clinic + Anzac Day Commemoration


The Man From Snowy River - live Q&A with Tom Burlinson

24 April

Hayden Orpheum Picture Palace

Doors open at 1pm, film starts at 1.30pm

A special 40th anniversary screening of Aussie cinema classic The Man From Snowy River, followed by a live Q&A with star Tom Burlinson. Tom will share some insights about the film and take questions from the audience too. All tickets come with a glass of bubbles. Book here https://www.orpheum.com.au/special-events/


ANZAC Day

25 April

Various locations

The past few years' memorial events have been very different due to Covid restrictions. At this stage, plans are going ahead - check in with the local RSL and North Sydney Council for the most up to date information. Dawn service - North Sydney War Memorial, commemorations and 2-up at The Kirribilli Club and The Neutral Bay Club.


Wednesday Wellness at the Coal Loader Centre for Sustainability, Waverton

FREE but bookings are essential

06 April 2022 at 07:00 AM - 07:45 AM

13 April 2022 at 07:00 AM - 07:45 AM

20 April 2022 at 07:00 AM - 07:45 AM

27 April 2022 at 07:00 AM - 07:45 AM

The stunning waterfront Coal Loader Platform will host a variety of different classes including Pilates, Yoga, Tai Chi, Meditation, and Strength Training, which are FREE for all local residents, suitable for all levels of experience, and open to all abilities.

https://www.northsydney.nsw.gov.au/Environment_Waste/The_Coal_Loader/Events_at_The_Coal_Loader/Wednesday_Wellness


Northside Produce Market, 2 and 16 April, 8am-12pm, Ted Mack Civic Park

Free bicycle check in and tune up on 2nd April with Pedal Set Go. Bring your bike and get it tuned up - this is a free service but fills up FAST so get there early to join the queue.


Free Behind the Scenes market tour for kids on the 16th April. Meet the market stalls owners and hear about where all their delicious goodies come from! Bookings essential.

Lots of Easter treats at today's market too.

Kirribilli Art, Design and Fashion Market, 13 March, 8.30am-3pm

Kirribilli General and Fashion Market, 26 March, 8.30am-3pm

The Kirribilli Book Club, meets on the second Saturday of every month, Kirribilli Centre, Fitzroy Street. Contact kirribillibookgroup@gmail.com for more info.

The Sydney Comedy Club

SATURDAYS, ALL MONTH

Returning to Luna Park with five comedians a night, The Sydney Comedy Club will be bringing the laughs back to everyone in a safe and welcoming environment. For more info and tickets head to sydneycomedyclub.com.au


F45 North Sydney - special offer memberships!

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Sydney Library of Things, The Coal Loader Centre for Sustainability, Waverton

Borrow or donate items like gardening tools, sewing machines, handyman tools, party catering kits, yard games, camping gear, craft items etc.


HAPPY HOURS:

Blues Point Hotel, Monday-Thursday, 4pm-6pm. House beers $6 a schooner.

Friday - $10 house spritzers - 4-7pm

Foys Kirribilli, Tuesday-Friday, 4pm-6pm, $6 House Beers, $6 Wines, $10 Spritz.


Mosman Rowers, Monday – Friday, 4-6pm, $6 wines, $6 local beers, $12 Margs and $6 Reuben slider special.


The Sailor Bar & Kitchen, Northbridge - Tues, Wed & Thurs until 6pm.


Kirribilli Club, $10 Friday night cocktail specials, 4-7pm


Commodore Hotel, Monday-Thursday, 5pm-7pm. selected beer, wine and cider for $6


TRIVIA NIGHTS

Blues Point Hotel - Wednesday, bookings essential

The Rag & Famish - Tuesday

Hendriks Crows Nest - Wednesday

MEAT TRAY RAFFLES

Neutral Bay Club, Thursdays

Blues Point Hotel, Thursdays

Kirribilli Club, Fridays

Mosman Rowers, Fridays

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Info correct as per first publish date 1/4/22