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May 2013

 

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What to do in Sydney May 2013

Events and Festivals in Sydney May 2013

Mother's Day Sunday 12th May. Don't forget to ring your Mum!

Sydney Comedy Festival comedy performances at various venues around Sydney. Monday 22nd April 2013 until Saturday 11th May 2013.

 

 

Sydney Whale Watching May is the start of the whale watching season with plenty of boats leaving from King Street Wharf going Whale Watching Tours. Check out Sydney Whale Watching or Australian Travel Specialists

Rocks Markets by Moonlight The Rocks farmers markets every Friday night in March.

Frenchs Forest Organic Market on every Sunday from 8am - 1pm at 35 Frenchs Forest Road East.

Sydney Miniatures and Dollhouse Fair Saturday 4th May 2013 and Sunday 5th May 2013 at the Sydney Olympic Park Sports Centre.

Darling Harbour Fireworks 8.30pm Saturday 4th May 2013. Free event.

The Great Tribal Chase Sydney's amazing race fund raiser supporting Australian Children's Charity. 4 hours of solving riddles and find checkpoints all through the Sydney CBD. Sunday 5th May 2013

Pyrmont Growers Market 7am to 11am Saturday 4th May 2013. On the first Saturday of every month at Pyrmont Bay Park Pyrmont.

Bondi Markets 10am - 4pm every Sunday in May 2013.

Australian Bridal Exhibition Saturday 4th May 2013 and Sunday 5th May 2013 at Luna Park.

Heritage Craft Fair St Ives Handmade Market 9am to 3pm Sunday 5th May 2013 at St Ives Showground.

Aus Tech Expo Tuesday 7th May 2013 until Friday 10th May 2013 at the Sydney Showgrounds.

Manly Fair Trade Markets in the Manly Council Forecourt 9am - 4pm Saturday 11th May 2013.

Darling Harbour Fireworks 8.30pm Saturday 11th May 2013. Free event.

Kirribilli Art & Design & Fashion Market Sunday 12th May 2013

Mother's Day Classic Fun Run and Walk Sydney Domain and Parramatta Park. Sunday  12th May 2013.

Mind Body and Spirit Expo Thursday 16th May 2013 to Sunday 19th May 2013 at the Sydney Exhibition Centre Darling Harbour.

Fashion Weekend Sydney Thursday 16th May 2013 to Sunday 19th May 2013 at the Royal Hall of Industries Moore Park.

HIA Sydney Home Show Thursday 16th May to Sunday 19th May 2013 Sydney Exhibition Centre Darling Harbour.

Northern Beaches Music Festival Friday 17th May 2013 until Sunday 19th May 2013 at the Berry Reserve Narrabeen.

Orchards Out West Friday 17th May 2013 until Sunday 19th May 2011 Hawkesbury Race Club.

Pyrmont Festival 2013 Wine, Food, Art in Pirrama Park Friday 17th May 2013 until Sunday 26th May 2013.

Powercruise Car Show Saturday 18th May 2013 until Sunday May 2013 at Eastern Creek Raceway.

Darling Harbour Fireworks 8.30pm Saturday 18th May 2013. Free event.

Sydney RSPCA Millions Paws Walk. Sunday  19th May 2013 Sydney Olympic Park Homebush. Bring your pet dog, go for a walk and raise money for the RSPCA.

Sydney Writers Festival Monday 20th May 2013 to Sunday 27th May 2013.

Vivid - A Festival of Light, Music and Ideas. The festival includes light projections on the Sydney Opera House as well as music performances, discussions and debates. Friday 24th May 2013 to Monday 10th June 2013.

Pregnancy, Babies and Children's Expo Friday 24th May 2013 to Sunday 26th May 2013 at the Sydney Showground Exhibition Centre Homebush.

Snow Travel Expo 9am - 4pm Sunday 26th May 2013 at the Sydney Exhibition and Convention Centre.

Kirribilli General Markets Saturday 25th May 2013.

Darling Harbour Fireworks 8.30pm Saturday 25th May 2013. Free event.

CeBit Tuesday 28th May 2013 until Thursday 30th May 2013 (Computer, and Business IT) Sydney Exhibition Centre Darling Harbour.

Human Rights Arts and Film Festival  Tuesday 28th May 2013 Thursday 30th 2013.

23rd Australian Antiques and Fine Arts Fair Not running in 2013. Will be back in 2014.

Sporting Events in Sydney May 2013

The National Rugby League Premiership has games at various venues on Friday night, Saturday, Sunday and Monday all through May 2013. The following games are played at stadiums in Sydney:

NRL Round 8 Friday 3rd May 2013 - Monday 6th May 2013

NRL Round 9 Friday 10th May 2013 - Monday 13th May 2013

NRL Round 10 Friday 17th May 2013 - Monday 20th May 2013

NRL Round 11  Friday 24th May 2013 - Monday 27th May 2013

NRL Round 12 Friday 31st May 2013 - Monday 3rd June 2013

Super 15s Rugby Union in Sydney May 2013

AFL - Australian Football League games in Sydney May 2013

Sydney Morning Herald Half Marathon is being held on Sunday  May 2013.

Horse Racing in Sydney in May 2013

Royal Randwick Horse racing:

 

Motor Racing in Sydney in May 2013

 

 

Also check out:

What's on in Melbourne May 2013

What's on in Brisbane May 2013

What's on in Adelaide May 2013

What's on the Gold Coast May 2013

What's on in Canberra May 2013

What's on in Singapore May 2013

Last updated 15th May 2013

 

Music Concerts, events and festivals in Sydney May 2013

Happy Mondays 8pm Saturday 4th May 2013 at the UNSW Roundhouse. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

The Seekers 7pm Monday 6th May 2013, Tuesday 7th May 2013, Wednesday 8th May 2013 and Thursday 9th May 2013 at the State Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketmaster.

Julian Marley 7.30pm Friday 10th May 2013 at the Metro Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

The Ten Tenors 7.30pm Saturday 11th May 2013 at the State Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketmaster.

Rachael Leahcar 8pm Saturday 11th May 2013 at the Revesby Workers Club. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

The Gaslight Anthem 8pm Sunday 12th May 2013 at the Enmore Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

David Scheel 3pm Sunday 12th May 2013 at the Glen Street Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Beth Orton Heavenly Sounds 7.30pm Tuesday 14th May 2013 at the St Stephens Uniting Church. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Gershwin and Me 12.30pm Wednesday 15th May 2013 at the Concourse Chatswood. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Atari Teenage Riot (Dim Mak) 8pm Thursday 16th May 2013 at the Metro Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Stan Ridgway 9.15pm Thursday 16th May 2013 at The Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Tonight Alive 7.30pm Thursday 16th May 2013 at The Factory Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Emma Louise 8pm Friday 17th May 2013 at The Metro Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Stan Ridgeway 7.30pm 17th May 2013 at The Factory Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Jon English and The Foster Brothers 7.30pm Friday 17th May 2013 at The Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Underground Lovers 8pm Friday 17th May 2013 at the Oxford Art Factory. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

AC DC Show 8pm Friday 17th May 2013 at the Terry Hills Tavern. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Apia Time of My Life Tour 8pm Sunday 18th May 2013 at The Star Event Centre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Jello Biafra & The Guantanamo School of Medicine 8pm Saturday 18th May 2013 at the Metro Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Papa Pilko & The Binrats & The Drey Rollan Band 7.30pm Saturday 18th May 2013 at The Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Trance Central 3 10pm Saturday 18th May 2013 at the Oxford Art Factory. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Kaki King (USA) Glow Album Launch 6.30pm Sunday 19th May 2013 at the Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

5 Seconds of Summer 6pm Tuesday 21st May 2013 at the Oxford Art Factory. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Steve Morrison: A Farewell to Con Campbell 7.30pm Wednesday 22nd May 2013 at The Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Boomtown Rats 7.30pm Thursday 23rd May 2013 at the Enmore Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

And You Will Know Us By The Trail of Dead 8pm Thursday 23rd May 2013 at the Metro Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Evermore 'Hero' Tour 7.30pm Thursday 23rd May 2013 at The Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

BONJAH - Evolution Single Launch 8pm Thursday 23rd May 2013 at the Oxford Art Factory. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Bobby Womack (USA) 9pm Friday 24th May 2013 at the Concert Hall Sydney Opera House. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

The Rubens 8pm Friday 24th May 2013 and 8pm Saturday 25th May 2013 at the Enmore Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

The Reverend Horton Heat 8.30pm Friday 24th May 2013 at the Factory Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Van Man the Australian Van Morrison Show 7.30pm Friday 24th May 2013 at The Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Eluveitie folk metal 8.30pm Saturday 25th May 2013 at the Metro Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Darren Percival - Up Close and Percival 2013 8pm Saturday 25th May 2013 at The Concourse Chatswood. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Brazil Meets Cuba (dancefloor mode) 7.30pm Saturday 25th May 2013 at The Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Bobby Womack (USA) 9pm Saturday 25th May 2013 at the Concert Hall Sydney Opera House. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Future Classics 10.30pm Saturday 25th May 2013 at the Studio - Sydney Opera House. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Heritage Orchestra: Music from Blade Runner 9pm Sunday 26th May 2013 at the Concert Hall Sydney Opera House. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Karl Hyde (UK) 9pm Monday 27th May 2013 at the Concert Hall Sydney Opera House. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

What Would Jello Do? 7pm Tuesday 28th May 2013 at the Factory Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Gurrumul with musicians of the Sydney Symphony 8pm Tuesday 28th May 2013 at the Concert Hall Sydney Opera House. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Live Transmissions 7pm Wednesday 29th May 2013 at the Joan Sutherland Theatre Sydney Opera House. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Daniel Champagne Album Launch 7.30pm Wednesday 29th May 2013 at The Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Flatbush Zombies 8pm Wednesday 29th May 2013 at the Oxford Art Factory. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Gurrumul with musicians of the Sydney Symphony 8pm Wednesday 29th May 2013 at the Concert Hall Sydney Opera House. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

The Ghost Inside 7pm Thursday 30th May 2013 at the Metro Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Sarah Bird Album Launch 7.30pm Thursday 30th May 2013 at The Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Jinja Safari 8pm Thursday 30th May 2013 at the Oxford Art Factory. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Empire of the Sun 8pm Thursday 30th May 2013 at the Concert Hall Sydney Opera House. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

San Cisco 8pm Friday 31st May 2013 at the Metro Theatre. Tickets sold by Ticketek.

Johnny G and the E-Types 7.30pm Friday 31st May 2013 at The Basement. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Empire of the Sun 8pm Friday 31st May 2013 at the Concert Hall Sydney Opera House. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Jinja Safari 8pm Friday 31st May 2013 at the Oxford Art Safari. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Cloud Control 8.30pm Friday 31st May 2013 at the Joan Sutherland Theatre Sydney Opera House. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

 

Musicals, Theatre, Dance and other entertainment in Sydney May 2013

Educating Rita theatre play Thursday 30th May 2013 until Saturday 8th June 2013 at the Seymour Centre. Tickets sold by Ticketmaster.

Comedy in Sydney May 2013

Laugh Parade 8pm Wednesday 22nd May 2013 at the Roxbury Hotel Glebe. Tickets sold by Moshtix.

Museum and Art Exhibitions in Sydney in May 2013

Menagerie Indigenous artworks of animals exhibition on until 2nd March 2014 at the Australian Museum.

Charles Addams: American Gothic view drawings from Charles Addams creator of the Addams Family exhibition on from 2nd March 2013 until 25th August 2013 at the Australian Museum.

Dadang Christanto 2012 art exhibition on until 21st July 2013 at the Art Gallery NSW.

Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes art exhibition on from 23rd March 2013 until 2nd June 2013 at the Art Gallery NSW.

Rescue maritime search and rescue exhibition on from 16th March 2013 until 14th July 2013 at the Australian National Maritime Museum Darling Harbour.

Elysium Antarctic Visual Epic exhibition on from 13th April 2013 until 11th August 2013 at the Australian National Maritime Museum Darling Harbour.

Convict in the Family? exhibition on from Saturday 13th April 2013 until Sunday 14th July 2013 at the Museum of Sydney.

Convict Sydney exhibition about the daily lives of Convicts in the early days of Sydney. On until 31st December 2015 at the Hyde Park Barracks Museum.

Jeff Wall Photographs exhibition on from 1st May 2013 until 28th July 2013 at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA).

Wangechi Mutu art exhibition on until 11th August 2013 at the Museum of Contemporary Art MCA.

The Wiggles Exhibition great exhibition for children at the Powerhouse Museum.

Wallace and Grommit's World of Inventions exhibition on until 26th May 2013 at the Powerhouse Museum.

HIV and AIDS 30 Years on: the Australian Story exhibition on until 9th June 2013 at the Powerhouse Museum.

Access To Life photography exhibition - touching images of AIDS affected communities on until 9th June 2013 at the Powerhouse Museum.

 

 

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