We've got a variety of Council and community events and activities on the Northern Beaches to suit everyone. Take a look at the calendar or select a category for upcoming events. 

We encourage all our local not-for-profit community groups to publicise their events here too.

Fri 6 Apr
Sun 14 Oct

Frank Hurley: Photographer & Gardener

6 April to 14 October 2018 - Photographer Frank Hurley’s early life in Sydney and his later life in the Northern Beaches.
Manly Art Gallery & MuseumManly
Art and Culture, MAG&M Talks and Events, Exhibitions
Fri 6 Apr
Sun 20 May
Gerry Wedd, ‘Midget’ jar, 2016, coil built, terracotta, coloured slip decoration, 1120ºC, 42 x 27cm. Photo by Andrew Cowen

JamFactory Icon Gerry Wedd: Kitschen Man

6 April to 20 May 2018 - Traditional ceramic styles imbued with meaty metaphor burst the seams of this solo exhibition by Gerry Wedd.
Manly Art Gallery & MuseumManly
Art and Culture, MAG&M Talks and Events, Exhibitions
Fri 6 Apr
Sun 20 May
 Shoufay Derz, Via negative, 2018, pigment print on cotton paper

Shoufay Derz: In memory of water

6 April to 20 May 2018 - Northern Beaches based, multi-disciplinary artist Shoufay Derz has built on her significant body of work focused on landscape, poetry and the ‘unknown’.
Manly Art Gallery & MuseumManly
Art and Culture, MAG&M Talks and Events, Exhibitions
Sat 7 Apr
Sun 29 Apr

Design a Bookmark Competition

Show off your creative talent by designing a bookmark. Prizes will be awarded in age categories and the winning bookmarks will be printed and given out in our libraries. Entry...
Art and Culture, Children, School Holidays, Youth
Tue 24 Apr
Sun 6 May
from Coast to Country

From Coast to Country

The exhibition “From Coast to Country” at Northern Beaches Creative Space, is a collaboration of four painters whose works explore the beauty and vibrancy of coastal lifestyles...
Creative SpaceNorth Curl Curl
Art and Culture, Exhibitions
Tue 24 Apr
9.30 AM - 12.00 PM

ANZAC Walking Tour of Frenchs Forest Bushland Cemetery

ANZAC HEROES TOUR of Frenchs Forest Bushland Cemetery
Frenchs Forest Bushland CemeteryDavidson
Community Group, Education and Learning, Seniors
Tue 24 Apr
10.00 AM - 3.00 PM

Kids on the Coast - Circus Workshop

Roll up Roll up. The circus is coming to the CEC
Coastal Environment CentreNorth Narrabeen
Children, Council Events, Environment and Sustainability, School Holidays
Tue 24 Apr
10.00 AM - 12.00 PM
Frank Hurley, Sydney to Hobart yacht race, entrance to Sydney Harbour 2, 1950s (Detail)

School Holidays Creative Workshops

Be inspired by one of Australia’s most famous photographers and adventurers, with the guidance of one of Australia’s top contemporary photographers.
Manly Art Gallery & MuseumManly
Art and Culture, MAG&M Talks and Events, Children, Education and Learning, School Holidays, Youth
Tue 24 Apr
10.30 AM - 11.30 AM

Big Science Show at Warringah Mall Library

Be amazed by gigantic bubbles, liquid nitrogen, rocket launchers, sound tube swings, hovercrafts and more. Ages 5 - 12 Bookings essential from 26 March here. Don’t want to miss a...
Warringah Mall LibraryBrookvale
Children, Education and Learning, School Holidays
Tue 24 Apr
10.30 AM - 12.00 PM

Screen Printing Workshop at Mona Vale Library

Join local artist Saffron Craig to create a unique screen printed bag. Ages 7 - 12 Bookings essential from 26 March here. Don’t want to miss a thing? Subscribe here to the library...
Mona Vale LibraryMona Vale
Art and Culture, Children, Education and Learning, School Holidays