19 Totally Fabulous Things To Do In Sydney This Week

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19 Totally Fabulous Things To Do In Sydney This Week

There are heaps of fun things to do in Sydney.

From outdoor festivals to riveting live theatre, here are a few of our top recommendations on where to go, what to see, and what to look forward to this week.

1. Get mesmerised at these Candlelight concerts

These stunning candlelight concerts promise the experience of a lifetime. Experience classical music in unforgettable settings, so memorable you’ll come back wanting more. Secure your post-lockdown plans and buy your tickets here.

2. Celebrate freedom on this sunset cruise party 

Image: Supplied/Blueprint

If you’re keen on cutting shapes and soaking up the sunshine, then look no further because Blueprint has got two big-cat cruises coming up, as well as a regular Sunday rooftop party to get you into your summer groove.

3. Hamilton is back — and the tickets are on sale now

This is not a drill. Hamilton will resume it’s Sydney season next month before moving to Melbourne next year in March. The award-winning musical was forced to shut down due to the lockdown but is gearing up for a grand return to enthral audiences once again come October 19.

Where: Sydney Lyric Theatre, 55 Pirrama Rd, Pyrmont NSW 200

4. Get totally enchanted at The Gentleman Magician’s Magical Soirée

Every Friday and Saturday evening for over five years, Bruce Glen has been enchanting and amazing audiences at The Gentleman Magician’s Magical Soirée.

Reminiscent of the elegant events of the famous 19th century European ‘salons’, The Gentleman Magician’s Magical Soirée aims to engage and intrigue – but most importantly, to transport you to a place of wonderment.

Where: Sir Stamford at Circular Quay, 93 Macquarie St, Sydney NSW 2000, 2000

Find more info and book your tickets here.

5. Enjoy a dazzling evening of live music and cocktails with Jazz on The Rocks virtual concert

Missing the atmosphere of a live jazz bar? Bring the buzz of the live scene straight into your home with Jazz on the Rocks. Listen to phenomenal trio, The Fabulous Botting Flower, perform re-invented classics and mesmerising original works. While you’re tapping your toes to the tunes, sip on delicious cocktails from Dulchie.

6. Enjoy a cheeky night out with some ‘magic’ male dancers

Magic Men are Australia’s best male dancers and their shows serve up a heart-racing and sweat-inducing spectacle. You will find feel the magic at the Shark Hotel on Saturday nights starting from October 23. So, if you’re looking for a cheeky night out, you now know where to go as this is one show that might just tickle you pink. And then some.

7 – 11 Take advantage of these 5 walks around Sydney 

With all the food, drink and Netflix we’ve been consuming these past few months, it might be time to put on the walking shoes and head out for a bit.


12. Get 70 per cent off your meal courtesy The Star Sydney 

Every Monday till the end of October, you can enjoy a delectable meal anytime between 11am to 5pm at The Star Sydney’s 24/7 Sports BarFood Quarter and Fat Noodle restaurant for just a fraction of the price.

13. Check out this super cool and vibrant plant shop in Marrickville 

So many of us became obsessed with the idea of green, leafy plants at home whether in our bedrooms, balconies or windows while we were homebound. PlantGirl in Marrickville, is all things fun and colourful but most of all it has a diverse variety of low-maintenance plants if you’re looking to join the bandwagon.

14. Add one of these gorgeous picnic spots around Sydney to your list

Although picnics have been allowed for a little while, if you’re fully vaccinated you can finally travel beyond your 5kms. Keeping that in mind, we decided to do a roundup of 8 Sydney gardens that you should head to asap.

15. Waiting for your second jab? We have heaps of exciting virtual events for you 

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We’ve been on the continued search for ways to lift our moods, take our minds off of things and just have some fun.

We’ve also listened and heard that some of you are looking for games to play with kids, so we’ve found a couple of those too.

16. Check out our picks of the best pizza shops in Sydney

Pizza is one of those foods that everyone enjoys — and rightly so. Its also not as simple as it used to be, with Neapolitan, wood-fired, vegan options and many other contemporary variations to choose from. Thankfully, Sydney offers some truly gluttonous amount of very good pizza indeed.

17. Plan a brunch date at some of Sydney’s most Instagrammable cafés

When it comes to Instagram-worthy cafes, we’re spoilt for choice down here in Sydney. Here’s a lowdown of some of our favourites that more than deserve a spot on your feed.

18. Or head over to this Secret Garden that offers a million-dollar view of Palm Beach 

We’ve taken it upon ourselves to bring hidden gems around Sydney to you and we deliver what we promise. This week we stumbled upon a secret spot very close to Palm Beach which has surprisingly managed to stay under the radar despite its proximity to one of Sydney’s most legendary spots.

19. Ramen fiends — grab a friend and head to one of these ramen shops around town 

Few dishes compare to a hot bowl of delicious, buttery ramen filled with mushrooms, soft-boiled eggs, corn, braised pork and goodness of every kind, especially in this weather.

Want more ideas? Here are 200 Awesome Things To Do In Sydney At Least Once In Your Life

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