Thu 21 May
Sun 19 Jul

You are invited to experience an online exhibition of paintings created by Papunya Tjupi's leading women artists during a painting trip at Karrinyarra, Country north of Papunya.

Mon 1 Jun
Mon 3 Aug

MAG&M continues its 90 years celebrations with an exhibition featuring highlights from its extensive collections, providing rare insights into the history and stories of one of Sydney’s great art collections.

It features paintings and photographs acquired through MAG&M Society, the Theo Batten Bequest, Northern Beaches Council, the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program, private donors and the artists themselves which has enabled this great collection to continue to grow and to represent the work by some of Australia’s great artists.

Pre-book your visit and get your timed-entry ticket here.

 

 

Mon 6 Jul
Fri 17 Jul

Stuck in front of your computer working these school holidays but want the kids off their screens? We can counteract screen time with a healthy dose of nature engagement.

The activities are suitable for children aged 6-12 years and will focus on exploring, investigating and playing in our wonderful surrounds. 

Sessions will be run in accordance with COVID-19 regulations. Hand sanitiser and other hygiene standards will be in use. Session numbers are limited and sessions are intended for as many families as possible. Please consider this when booking.

Bring morning tea.

Kids on the Coast is a Northern Beaches Council school holiday program. It is run at the Coastal Environment Centre and delivered by qualified education staff.

All sessions are booked out

Mon 13 Jul
10.00 AM - 3.30 PM

Get ready for some serious fun with our giant inflatable and diving boards at Warringah Aquatic Centre this July school holidays.

Diving boards 

  • 10am to 3pm - Mondays and Fridays

Giant inflatable

  • 12.30 to 3.30pm - Mondays and Fridays

Bookings

No booking required. 

Conditions

Some T&C’s to make sure everyone has fun and is safe:

  • You must complete a swim test to receive your wristband. 
  • No wristband – no ride
  • Floatation aids and goggles are not permitted
  • Maximum age – 14 years
  • Maximum height – 1.7m
  • Follow lifeguard direction at all times
Wed 15 Jul
12.30 PM - 1.15 PM

What is a wicking bed?  A garden with a water tank at the base. 

An exciting idea for city food gardening, uses 60-80% less water than conventional garden beds. 

Peter Rutherford and Rachael Kernaghan from Kimbriki Resource Recover centre will guide you through the steps in setting up your own wicking bed in this webinar

Fri 17 Jul
10.00 AM - 3.30 PM

Get ready for some serious fun with our giant inflatable and diving boards at Warringah Aquatic Centre this July school holidays.

Diving boards 

  • 10am to 3pm - Mondays and Fridays

Giant inflatable

  • 12.30 to 3.30pm - Mondays and Fridays

Bookings

No booking required. 

Conditions

Some T&C’s to make sure everyone has fun and is safe:

  • You must complete a swim test to receive your wristband. 
  • No wristband – no ride
  • Floatation aids and goggles are not permitted
  • Maximum age – 14 years
  • Maximum height – 1.7m
  • Follow lifeguard direction at all times
Sat 18 Jul
9.30 AM - 10.30 AM

Ready to start cycling again but your bike is just not yet up to the task? Northern Beaches Council has invited the Bower Reuse and Repair Centre to help you get back on your 2 wheels.

This free webinar will cover use and maintenance of tools, safety check, maintenance, repair of gears and brakes followed by a Q & A.

Mon 20 Jul
5.30 PM - 6.30 PM

Ever wondered how to remove water marks, which glue to use or how best to paint your wooden furniture?  Join The Bower Reuse and Repair Centre’s webinar for simple restoration ideas.

You'll also learn how to use and maintain tools and how to repair a wooden chair.

This webinar also includes a Q&A session.

 

Fri 24 Jul
12.00 PM - 1.00 PM

Join Wholefood Chef Suzanne Lambert in this webinar and discover how to feed a family of 4 delicious, nutritious meals for under $10.

You will be shown ways to extend your ingredients, save time in the kitchen and given some great recipes.

Wed 29 Jul
12.30 PM - 1.15 PM

Peter Rutherford and Rachel Kernaghan from Kimbriki Resource Recovery Centre will give a brief summary of the principles of worm farming and will then answer your questions and troubleshoot to provide solutions.