Changes to events and gatherings
Following NSW Health advice, we are bringing some face-to-face events back while others remain suspended. Please check the Changes to events and gatherings page for the most up to date information.




Saturday, 12 March 2022 - 9:30am to 12:00pm

Picnic in the Park returns! Come together on a picnic rug for a children’s event like no other!

  • Lah Lah's Big Live Band 
  • The Nannas and The Poppas 
  • Music and dancing 
  • Entertainment and activities 
  • More information to come! 


$5 per person (including children)

Taking into consideration the current NSW Health Orders and to ensure community safety, tickets are limited and must be pre-purchased for a cost of $5 per person + booking fees. Please purchase 1 ticket per person (including children, 0-12months free). You will be required to present your ticket on the day (mobile preferred) to gain access to the event.

Frequently Asked Questions 


Do I need to purchase tickets for children under 4 years old?

Yes, please purchase 1 ticket per person, including children. Children under 12 months are free, but still require a ticket. Remember you can redeem your Dine and Discover vouchers when purchasing your tickets.

Can I purchase tickets on the day?

To comply with COVID-Safe guidelines, there will be no tickets available at the Venue. All tickets must be pre-purchased. You can purchase tickets online up until the event start time (unless sold out prior).

Where will I be seated?

This event is general admission only, please arrive early to secure your picnic rug on the grass. There will be plenty of interactive music and dancing for the family, so please be mindful of social distancing.

How do I scan into the event?

Head straight to the gate with your tickets displayed on your smartphone. We also accept printed e-tickets.

How do I use my Dine and Discover entertainment voucher?

Dine and Discover voucher codes can be applied at the payment stage of checkout (just above the card payment details) for purchases prior to 30 June 2022. This $25 is deducted from the order total, you must pay any amount outstanding.

Vouchers cannot be re-used, even if the total $25 balance is not used. The remaining balance of the voucher will be void.

Please note, only 1 voucher code may be used on a single order.

What do I do if I have lost my ticket confirmation?

After purchasing your tickets, a confirmation page will load and you will automatically receive your tickets by email. This email will usually come through after a few minutes, however please keep an eye on your spam or junk mail if you have not received.

If you are certain that you have not received the confirmation email and payment has been finalised, please contact the Northern Beaches Council Events Team who will be able to check your details and reissue your tickets.

General Event Information

Can I bring my dog to the event?

Unfortunately, dogs are not permitted at this event.Can I bring my own food and drinks?

Can I bring my own food and drinks?

You are most welcome to BYO food and drinks, enjoy something from one of the local cafes or one of our onsite food trucks. Please note, this is a glass free event.

Will there be water onsite?

There are water stations for you to refill and refresh. Please bring your own water bottle. Note, no food vendors will be selling bottled water onsite.

Can I bring my pram to the event?

Yes, you can bring your pram. We ask that you are considerate of other patrons around you for best viewing.

Can I smoke at the event?

This is a smoke-free event.

What if it rains?

As this is an outdoor event, we are subject to weather and encourage you to bring wet weather gear (raincoat, ponchos, umbrellas etc.) in case of light rain.

In the event that Picnic in the Park is cancelled, ticketholders will receive communication from Northern Beaches Council via the event webpage, social media channels and email prior to the event.

Refunds and Terms and Conditions

What happens if I cannot attend and/or change my mind?

This event is non-refundable. No change of mind will be permitted, unless for the reasons stated below due to COVID-19.

What happens if the event is cancelled?

Northern Beaches Council reserves the right to cancel the event at any time if it considers it necessary and/or is in the interest of public safety due to any sort of dangerous conditions and/or force majeure. All cancellation notifications will be announced on the Northern Beaches Council event webpage, social media channels and ticket holder email.

We will do our best to reschedule the event. If we are unable to postpone, you will receive a full refund.

Will I get a refund if I have used a Dine and Discover entertainment voucher?

If you have used a Dine and Discover entertainment voucher, your ticket is non-refundable.

What if the event gets cancelled due to COVID-19?

If the event is cancelled due to COVID-19 and alternate dates are unavailable, a full refund will be provided.

Terms and Conditions

Everyone who attends our family-friendly events must adhere to our Terms and Conditions

Can’t find the answer you are looking for? Please contact the Northern Beaches Council Events Team –

Transport and access to the event

Visitors are encouraged to come by foot or public transport to avoid congestion. Check for transport options and changes. 

Contact information

Northern Beaches Council
1300 434 434


Dunbar Park
59 Old Barrenjoey Road
Avalon NSW 2107
Map of Picnic in the Park - Avalon

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