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. Check out other courses & activities at your local Community Centre.

We encourage local not-for-profit community groups to publicise their events here too (conditions apply). 

Tue 1 Jan
Tue 31 Dec

Manly Art Gallery & Museum ceramics gallery installation © the artists and Karen Watson Photography

In the Storeroom - MAG&M’s Ceramics Collection

View 'behind the scenes' ceramics collection which currently comprises over 390 works dating back to the 1970s.
Manly Art Gallery & Museum, Manly
Art and Culture, Arts Festival, See
Tue 16 Jul
Sat 27 Jul

"Handbags" Elizabeth Cashmore 2018 underglaze and dry glaze decoration

Its Raining Pots, Hallelujah

Ten Sydney based ceramic artists deliver a stunning contemporary collection of sculptural and functional wares using a variety of innovative ceramic techniques and practices.
Creative Space, North Curl Curl
Art and Culture, Creative Space - Curl Curl, Exhibitions
Wed 24 Jul
9.30 AM - 11.30 AM

Sugar Gliders’ Club

Outdoor, nature inspired play for children
Manly Dam, Manly Vale  
Children, Council Events, CEC Events
Wed 24 Jul
5.00 PM - 6.30 PM

DIY Beeswax Food Wraps - Seaforth

Learn how to make beeswax wraps and say goodbye to nasty plastic wrap! 2 sessions available.
Seaforth Oval Sporting Pavilion, Seaforth
Environment and Sustainability, Waste Reduction Events, Council Events
Wed 24 Jul
5.00 PM - 7.00 PM

Avalon Beach Investing Meet Up

A Northern Beaches Discussion Group
Avalon Beach Recreation Centre, Avalon
Business
Wed 24 Jul
7.00 PM - 8.30 PM

DIY Beeswax Food Wraps - Seaforth

Learn how to make beeswax wraps and say goodbye to nasty plastic wrap! 2 sessions available.
Seaforth Oval Sporting Pavilion, Seaforth
Environment and Sustainability, Waste Reduction Events, Council Events
Thu 25 Jul
7.15 PM - 9.00 PM

Natural building materials including hempcrete, light earth, straw bale, mud brick and rammed earth using smart design

Building with Hemp and Natural Materials

Join Kirstie Wulf to learn about design, orientation and material selection to provide comfortable, healthy homes that work with nature to cool and heat your environment.
Lakeview Room, Narrabeen Tramshed, Narrabeen
Education and Learning, Environment and Sustainability
Fri 26 Jul
Sun 28 Jul

Lifestyle Collective Northern Beaches Art Exhibition - Humanity's Relationship with Nature

The Lifestyle Collective Northern Beaches Art Exhibition showcasing "Humanity's Relationship With Nature"
Lifestyle Collective Northern Beaches, Mona Vale
Art and Culture, Exhibitions
Fri 26 Jul
Sun 1 Sep

Image detail: Charlie Sheard, Poem 5, 2017-2018

Charlie Sheard: Absolute Abstraction

This exhibition presents the work of Charlie Sheard, one of Sydney’s most respected abstract painters who has spent the last forty years developing a language of pure abstract...
Manly Art Gallery & Museum, Manly
Art and Culture, Exhibitions, Council Events
Fri 26 Jul
Sun 20 Oct

Image detail: Stu Spence, Come on, take my hand, 2008

Stu Spence: Unclear, Becoming Clearer

Stu Spence’s photographs are oblique observations of fleeting moments. Ambiguous in meaning, they wait for interpretation and narrative. He is a photographic artist not afraid of...
Manly Art Gallery & Museum, Manly
Art and Culture, Exhibitions, Council Events, Arts Festival, See