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ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

The Best Things to Do in Sydney This Week

Learn how to make cocktails at this Surry Hills bar and take a spooky after-dark stroll through the Royal Botanic Gardens.
By Concrete Playground
March 16, 2020
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The Best Things to Do in Sydney This Week

Learn how to make cocktails at this Surry Hills bar and take a spooky after-dark stroll through the Royal Botanic Gardens.
By Concrete Playground
March 16, 2020
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  • Arts & Entertainment

    NGV Channel

    The Melbourne art gallery is launching virtual tours of all its current blockbuster exhibitions.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Live Stream: Playtime with Pig the Dugong

    The Sydney aquarium is live-streaming playtime with its resident dugong.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Isol-Aid

    A live-streamed music festival series raising money for Aussie artists who've had gigs cancelled during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The IsoLate Late Show — The Little Red Company

    Catch a star-studded cabaret show from your couch — and support performing arts professionals.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    MSO Online

    While Melbourne Symphony Orchestra is suspending all concerts with audiences for a month, it's now hosting an online concert series.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Nightly Met Opera Streams

    Stream a different opera from the famous NY institution every night.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Room 2 Radio

    Cut some serious shapes in your bedroom with this virtual dance party.

  • Food & Drink

    Drink It Forward, Sydney

    Sydney bars are banding together to support each other and provide you with $10 cocktails.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Bloodshot

    This Vin Diesel-starring comic book flick is supposed to start a new cinematic universe, but it couldn't be more generic.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Couch Choir

    Pub Choir's communal singing events are affected by the mass-gatherings ban, so it's bringing the sing-along into your home.

  • Design & Style

    Jungle Collective 'Calathea Worship' Indoor Plant Warehouse Sale

    Fill your home with new green babies from this warehouse sale.

  • Food & Drink

    Chinatown Nightcap

    Eat at a Chinatown restaurant, then head to the Lord Gladstone — and you'll get your first round of drinks on the house.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Queen & Slim

    Sleek, superbly performed and passionate, this "lovers on the run" crime drama is steeped in the reality of US race relations today.

  • Food & Drink

    International Day of Happiness

    This bright yellow CBD cafe is giving away free flowers and two-for-one coffees.

  • Food & Drink

    Cherry Blossom Rooftop Bar

    For those who can't make it to Japan this cherry blossom season, this CBD pop-up bar offers the perfect alternative.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Honeyland

    Nominated for two Oscars and picking up multiple Sundance awards, this compelling and fascinating doco follows Europe's last female wild beekeeper.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Dark Waters

    Involving and infuriating, this Mark Ruffalo-starring legal thriller is based on a compelling true story.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Downhill

    Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Will Ferrell can't save this flat American remake of 2014 Swedish hit 'Force Majeure'.

  • Food & Drink

    Free the NEIPA

    The female brewers of Newtown's Young Henrys have whipped up a limited-edition beer for International Women's Day.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Ride Your Wave

    Japan's latest animated standout spins a sensitive and perceptive story about love, life and coping with loss.

  • Food & Drink

    One Week of Ramen

    Potts Point's Cho Cho San is serving up a 14-hour double pork broth ramen for one week only.

  • Food & Drink

    Bottomless Mussels

    Kitchen By Mike is serving up bottomless bowls of mussels — with doorstops of sourdough and beers — every Tuesday in March.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Honey Boy

    Shia LaBeouf stars as his own dad in this fiercely personal, cathartic and revelatory drama based on the actor's experiences as a child star.

  • Food & Drink

    $8 Pappa Rich

    Eat laksa, nasi lemak and toasted hainan sandwiches for just $8 across two weeks in March.

  • Food & Drink

    Das Brunch

    Tuck into two hours of pretzels, schnitzel, käsespätzle and apple strudel.

  • Food & Drink

    $1 Oysters

    Fratelli Fresh is serving up $1 oysters, $1 scoops of gelato and $10 spritzes at all of its stores — all month.

  • Food & Drink

    For Goodness Shake

    Alibi is serving up a range of OTT boozy vegan shakes throughout March, alongside its 100 percent plant-based American diner fare.

  • Food & Drink

    A Delicious Dessert Tasting Menu

    Eat your way through Bennelong's signature desserts with this four-course tasting menu.

  • Food & Drink

    Pink Champagne & Charcuterie at Woollahra Hotel

    Enjoy the sunshine with French bubbly and a complimentary platter of cold cuts.

  • Food & Drink

    $1 Tacos

    Score the tasty Mexican snack for pocket change.

  • Food & Drink

    Pink Champagne & Charcuterie at Manly Pavilion

    Enjoy a top bottle of bubbly, prosciutto and sweeping water views this autumn.

  • Food & Drink

    Pink Champagne & Charcuterie at The Cosmopolitan

    Sip French bubbly and tuck into some charcuterie at this Mediterranean-inspired bar.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Silk and Grit

    An exhibition of black and white photography capturing the best and worst of the Aussie hospitality scene at Bulletin Place.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    And Now

    White Rabbit Gallery showcases its greatest works from the past ten years in this huge retrospective.

  • Food & Drink

    Holy-Loumi: Express Haloumi Making with Bubbles

    Sip bottomless bubbles while learning to make salty, squeaky haloumi.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Sunset Sessions at Cockatoo Island

    Catch great music and gorgeous views over the harbour every Saturday in summer.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The Invisible Man

    Elisabeth Moss is at her tormented best in this smart, stylish and supremely relevant Australian-shot remake of a monster movie classic.

  • Food & Drink

    Book the Bar Promotion 2020

    Book a spot at Bartolo's bar area any day in March to score 49 percent off your drinks bill.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Farewell Yellow Brick Road

    The Grounds has created a colourful ode to Elton John with rainbow tinsel, a red piano and, of course, a yellow brick road.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2020

    Direct from London's Natural History Museum, the best nature photographs from the past year are coming to Sydney.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

    JK Rowling's acclaimed two-part West End play has landed in Melbourne.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Wansolwara: One Salt Water

    A multi-location exhibition explores the languages, traditions and histories of people connected by one ocean.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Sunset Cinema North Sydney 2020

    Settle in for an al fresco screening of 'Spirited Away' or 'Dirty Dancing' with bottomless popcorn.

  • Food & Drink

    Nel's Australian Summer Menu

    The underground restaurant is launching an Australian-themed degustation for summer — with Vegemite cocktails and Weet-Bix desserts — and donating a portion of profits to Rural Aid.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Mov'in Bed 2020

    Sydney's outdoor bed cinema is back.

  • Food & Drink

    Bubbles, Burrata & Bocconcini

    Sip bottomless bubbles while learning to make two types of cheese.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Rebecca Baumann: Radiant Flux

    The architecture of one of our most loved buildings will be transformed by colour for six months.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Ritz Laneway Cinema

    Watch new and classic films under the stars.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Moonlight Cinema 2019–20

    Summer has arrived with the return of Sydney's always-popular outdoor cinema.

  • Design & Style

    Jenny Kee and Linda Jackson: Step Into Paradise

    It's the first in-depth survey of the Australian designers' work.

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