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). 

Sat 19 Oct
Sun 26 Apr

3D Poolside - Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition

A summer exhibition of contemporary sculpture and installations by 18 emerging and established artists
Warringah Aquatic Centre, Frenchs Forest
Aquatic, Art and Culture, Council Events, Ocean Festival
Sun 1 Dec
Fri 31 Jan

Summer Reading Challenge

Reading over the summer holidays is a fun way to keep your skills up when school’s out. Pick up your bookmark and get a stamp each time you visit the library. Once you have three...
Children, Education and Learning, School Holidays, Council Events
Fri 6 Dec
Sun 23 Feb

Image detail: Sue Pedley, Otolith in the ear of the fish, 2019, Ink and soot on paper, 1000 x 150cm

Manly Dam Project

6 Dec to 23 Feb - Eight contemporary artists have created new work inspired by place, history, water management and engineering.
Manly Art Gallery & Museum, Manly
Art and Culture, Exhibitions, Council Events
Thu 2 Jan
Tue 28 Jan

Summer Scavenger Hunt

Celebrate summer holidays by completing a scavenger hunt at your local library. Find the clues to spell your mystery word and go into the draw to win a prize pack. All ages...
Children, School Holidays
Sat 25 Jan
9.30 AM - 10.30 AM

Philip Pullman's Grimm Tales

Written by best-selling author Philip Pullman ( The Golden Compass, Northern Lights ). They’re dark, they’re funny…they’re Grimm. Step into an enchanting world of princesses,...
Glen Street Theatre, Belrose
Sat 25 Jan
11.30 AM - 12.30 PM

Philip Pullman's Grimm Tales

Written by best-selling author Philip Pullman ( The Golden Compass, Northern Lights ). They’re dark, they’re funny…they’re Grimm. Step into an enchanting world of princesses,...
Glen Street Theatre, Belrose
Sat 25 Jan
1.30 PM - 2.30 PM

Philip Pullman's Grimm Tales

Written by best-selling author Philip Pullman ( The Golden Compass, Northern Lights ). They’re dark, they’re funny…they’re Grimm. Step into an enchanting world of princesses,...
Glen Street Theatre, Belrose
Sun 26 Jan
10.00 AM - 12.00 PM

Narrabeen Beach Clean Up

Do a good deed for the planet and make some new friends at the same time!
Narrabeen Beach and Lagoon Clean Up, Narrabeen
Environment and Sustainability, Waste Reduction Events
Wed 29 Jan
Sun 9 Feb

Image credit: Denise Barry, 2019.

Sacred Inbetween: Denise Barry

An exploration of the spirit and curiosity of a new dimension – the ‘inbetween’.
Creative Space, North Curl Curl
Art and Culture, Creative Space - Curl Curl, Exhibitions
Fri 31 Jan
5.00 PM - 9.00 PM

World Food Markets - Freshwater

Enjoy great international food and live music at three different locations for the 2020 World Food Markets
Freshwater Beach Park, Freshwater
Markets and Festivals, Council Events