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11° & PARTLY CLOUDY ON THURSDAY 22 AUGUST IN SYDNEY
By Lauren Vadnjal
August 03, 2019
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    The Best Free Things to Do in Sydney This Month

    Zero dollar shenanigans await.
    By Lauren Vadnjal
    August 03, 2019
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      • Food & Drink

        Lord of the Fries South Yarra Opening

        The vegan fast food chain is celebrating its Toorak Road opening with free burgers and fries.

      • Travel & Leisure

        World Square's Cherry Blossom Festival

        Escape the office to see virtual Nara Park deer and eat cherry blossom ice cream.

      • Food & Drink

        Jump in the Fire: Ester

        Sydney favourite Ester is taking over Mary's Newtown for one night of fried chicken, falafel and funky wines.

      • Food & Drink

        Redfern Surf Club First Birthday

        Expect live music, tinnie and natural wine pop-up bars and a whopping $250 bar tab up for grabs.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Free Weekend at the Australian Museum and Powerhouse Museum

        Wander the halls without spending a cent — and take a last trip to the Australian Museum before it closes for renovations.

      • Food & Drink

        Free 'Avengers' Burgers at Chur Burger

        To mark the home entertainment release of 'Avengers: Endgame', you'll be able to tuck into one of 3000 free burgs.

      • Food & Drink

        Yulli's Brews Night Markets

        An after-dark market with live tunes, nattie wines, gin cocktails and snacks at Alexandria's new all-vegan brewery.

      • Food & Drink

        Ramsgate Foodies & Farmers Market

        South Sydney's hub of fresh produce, baked goods and handmade wares.

      • Food & Drink

        Parramatta Farmers Market

        Stock up on fresh fruit, vegetables, flowers and baked goods in Parramatta's CBD.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Kirribilli Art, Design and Fashion Market

        A monthly market featuring quirky handcrafted items, vintage homewares and more.

      • Food & Drink

        Sydney Sustainable Markets

        A simple community market to combat the urban jungle of Sydney's inner city.

      • Food & Drink

        Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Night

        The masters of frozen confection are giving away scoops to celebrate their new western Sydney store.

      • Food & Drink

        Thredbo Music Acts

        Thredbo's après ski shenanigans are bringing a stack of live gigs to the village throughout August and September.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        EDGE Sydenham

        Two weekends of art, fire, music and performances will transform the inner west this winter.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Art After Hours: Late Night Laughs

        Ward away the winter blues with art, music and plenty of laughs.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Giant Leap

        A massive arts program dedicated to the moon and space travel descends on the Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Shaun Gladwell: Pacific Undertow

        The MCA will hold up images of surfers, skaters and dancers to look back at Gladwell's 20-year career.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        52 Artists 52 Actions

        This exhibition presents 52 pieces of work from Artspace's year-long digital action-based art project.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        The Invisible Hand

        Haymarket's 4A gallery explores the threat of technology and cyber connectivity.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Merrily We Go to Hell: Celebrating Women in Cinema

        Celebrating trailblazing female filmmakers from the 1930s to today.

      • Food & Drink

        Untied Apres Ski Bar X Bungalow 8 Winter Woodlands

        The two harbourside bars have transformed into luxury ski resort-inspired chalets for winter complete with s'mores and an espresso martini pop-up.

      • Food & Drink

        Madame Truffles Pop-Up Shop 2019

        Sydney's truffle queen is back for three straight months of flaming cheese wheel pasta, truffle ice cream and a free weekly happy hour.

      • Food & Drink

        Pink Winter Garden

        Pair warm cocktails with currywurst and four-cheese fondue in this fairy light-lit winter garden.

      • Food & Drink

        German Christmas Market 2019

        A Christmas market filled with glühwein, bratwurst and marshmallow roasting on the northern beaches.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        White Night Reimagined 2019

        This year, Melbourne's after-dark arts extravaganza is part of a three-day city-wide festival happening in winter.

      • Food & Drink

        Sydney Vegan Market

        A market where all the food and wares are 100 percent animal product-free.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Cartographica: Sydney on the Map

        Explore the beautiful historical maps of Sydney.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        Hot Blood

        An unapologetically bold exhibition about everything from sexual desire and bodily frailty to psychedelia and spiritual ecstasy.

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