NSW Exhibitions and Shows

Sydney is a vibrant city that always has something going on. Home to a myriad of exhibitions, galleries, and festivals, Sydney is a great place to see a show amid the world famous landmarks of the beautiful Harbour City. So if you're planning a trip to Sydney during the summer, make sure you check out some of the other events happening around the city.

With world-class facilities located in Darling Harbour, and numerous high quality galleries, Sydney is the perfect place to see an exhibition. Whether you're interested in ancient cultures, cutting edge artistic showcases or the latest fashion trends, Sydney will have a showcase to suit you!

The Sydney region is a collection of smaller cities, each with their own distinct cultural events. A number of neighbourhoods closer to the city, such as the Inner West, the Lower North Shore, and Eastern Suburbs, have festivals and street fairs to celebrate their pocket of Sydney throughout the Spring and Summer months.

There is something typically 'Sydney' about celebrating the cuisine from around the world during the warmer months. With a series of nighttime markets and numerous special cultural events, Sydney becomes the foodie centre of Australia. As a multicultural city, Sydney has embraced the delicacies and the hearty meals of every culture to settle on our shores. During Spring and Summer, Sydney sings with the sounds of chefs and their staff as they clamour to feed hundred of hungry city dwellers.

Whether you're looking for amazing art exhibits, ancient cultural artefacts on display, or the best cuisine on offer, dive in and experience the best that Sydney has to offer!

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  1. Art Classes with Violetta Strabic

    Monday 25 July to Saturday 10 June 2017, Wollongong

    Bring out your artistic flare by learning to paint and draw with Violetta Strabic.
    Situated in Wollongong, Violetta is passionate about bringing the world of day dreaming and beauty into...

    25 Jul -10Jun
  2. Air Museum Open Day: HARS Aviation Museum

    Friday 12 August to Sunday 13 November 2016, Albion Park

    The Historical Aircraft Restoration Society Aviation Museum (HARS) holds open days showing off some of the unique aircraft held at its headquarters at the Illawarra Regional Airport at Albion Park....

    12 Aug -13Nov
  3. Archibald Prize 2015 Regional Tour

    Sunday 24 July 2016, Katoomba

    The Archibald Prize 2015 is an Art Gallery of New South Wales touring exhibition. The exhibition presents the finalists from this highly-anticipated and much loved major portraiture prize held...

    24 Jul
  4. Art Exhibition: Beyond The Beyond by Cassandra Kavanagh

    Sunday 24 July to Sunday 31 July 2016, Wollongong

    You are all welcome to attend the opening night of Cassandra Kavanagh's exciting art exhibition "Beyond the Beyond" at Project Contemporary Artspace, from 6pm on Friday, 22 July 2016. Come and...

    24 Jul -31Jul
  5. Batlow CiderFest

    Sunday 21 May 2017, Batlow

    The Batlow CiderFest street party is a festival of celebration. It occurs at the end of the apple harvest and gives growers, cider producers, locals and visitors, a chance to enjoy the autumn...

    21 May
  6. Art on the Path

    Sunday 2 October to Sunday 8 January 2017, Broulee

    Art on the Path is a community run market in the town of Broulee on the NSW South Coast. It is a Dunecare sponsored activity promoting sustainability. Stalls can only sell locally-made art and...

    02 Oct -08Jan
  7. Bathurst Miniature Railway

    Sunday 21 August to Sunday 18 December 2016, Bathurst

    Bathurst Miniature Railway - operates every third Sunday of the month. The Miniature Railway is located next to the Tennis Centre in Durham Street. Train rides are available weather permitting and...

    21 Aug -18Dec
  8. Bathurst Arts Trail

    Saturday 6 August to Sunday 4 December 2016, Bathurst

    Painters, potters, glass artists, sculptors and printmakers showcase their talents in town and country studios and galleries. Look for the golden Bali flags that indicate artists' locations. Check...

    06 Aug -04Dec
  9. Australian Surf Festival

    Friday 29 July to Monday 15 August 2016, Coffs Harbour

    The Australian Surf Festival will see over 500 competitors from around the nation migrate to Coffs Harbour for a shot at being crowned an Australian Champion.
    Many prestigious Australian...

    29 Jul -15Aug
  10. Ballina Lions Fun-Run-Walk

    Sunday 14 August 2016, Ballina

    Head to Missingham Bridge Reserve to join in the Ballina Lions Fun-Run-Walk, now in its 11th year. Each year the Ballina Fun-Run-Walk has been growing in popularity. This includes for all skill...

    14 Aug
  11. Bentley Art Prize

    Friday 5 August to Sunday 7 August 2016, Lismore

    The Bentley Art Prize has been held annually at the Bentley Public Hall since 1985. “The Bentley” is a vehicle for emerging artists to showcase their talent to the wider community. All proceeds...

    05 Aug -07Aug
  12. Bermagui Bike Show

    Saturday 22 April 2017, Bermagui

    The annual Bermagui Bike Show is held in Dickinson Park opposite the Bermagui Beach Hotel. Wander the Show and Shine and Hot Rod exhibits. There's live music, auctions, raffles and trade stalls....

    22 Apr
  13. Bombala Show

    Saturday 18 March 2017, Bombala

    The Bombala Show is a truly traditional country show offering a unique experience for people of all ages and showcases the local regions produce and country hospitality.

    This...

    18 Mar
  14. Berry Camellia and Floral Show

    Saturday 30 July to Sunday 31 July 2016, Berry

    The Annual Berry Camellia and Floral Show attracts a large number of visitors to see the exquisite camellias, cut flowers, pot plants and decorative displays exhibited at the Berry School of Arts. ...

    30 Jul -31Jul
  15. Blue Mountains Artfest

    Friday 11 November to Sunday 13 November 2016, Wentworth Falls

    Blue Mountains ArtFest is an annual weekend art festival that celebrates the talents of local and regional Australian artists and artisans in the context of a school community event....

    11 Nov -13Nov
  16. Camellia Show Narrandera

    Friday 19 August to Saturday 20 August 2016, Narrandera

    The Narrandera Camellia Show is held at the Narrandera Ex-Servicemen's Club in Bolton Street. The event showcases up to 1,000 of the best camellia blooms of the region....

    19 Aug -20Aug
  17. Casino Truck Show

    Saturday 6 August 2016, Casino

    The North Coast Petroleum Casino Truck Show will again be held in the main streets of Casino's Central Business District. The free event starts at 10am with a rolling parade through the Casino...

    06 Aug
  18. Cooma Show

    Saturday 11 March 2017, Cooma

    Welcome to the Snowy Hydro Cooma Show. This year, as usual, there will be great events to entertain the whole family.
    In the main arena show jumping, horse ring events, yard dog trials,...

    11 Mar
  19. Different Directions Coming Together

    Sunday 24 July 2016, Corowa

    An exhibition of Felted Wearables by local Fibre Artist Margaret Wilmot, and, Fine Metal and Gemstone Jewellery by Creative Designer Jane Fenn of Melbourne is being held in the Special Exhibitions...

    24 Jul
  20. Drawn through Space: Ariadne's Thread

    Sunday 24 July to Sunday 31 July 2016, Albury Wodonga

    Filling the Murray Art Museum Albury (MAMA) foyer this winter is a mind-bending installation that will alter the way you look at the architecture and space of the building.
    Artist Nadia...

    24 Jul -31Jul
  21. Easter Powerboat Spectacular

    Friday 14 April to Sunday 16 April 2017, Taree

    Every year, the town of Taree on the Manning River plays host to the Easter Powerboat Spectacular. The event attracts both local and international drivers with some of the best racing on offer,...

    14 Apr -16Apr
  22. Floristic Fusion: The Art and Science of Botany - an exhibition by Tanya Hoolihan

    Saturday 3 September to Sunday 9 October 2016, Katoomba Area

    Natural History Illustrator, Tanya Hoolihan, showcases the fusion of science and art in this exhibition of botanical illustrations. Art creates beauty while science provides truth. Informed by...

    03 Sep -09Oct
  23. IAVA at Bulli presents Slivers of Difference

    Sunday 24 July to Saturday 30 July 2016, Bulli

    The Illawarra Association for the Visual Arts (IAVA) exhibition, Slivers of Difference, will feature artists Liz Jeneid, Deborah Redwood, Mary Wingrave and Judy Bourke.
    The exhibition...

    24 Jul -30Jul
  24. Iandra Castle Open Day

    Sunday 2 October 2016, Cowra

    Iandra Castle is a large homestead near the village of Greenethorpe, about a 30 minute drive from Grenfell. Iandra Castle was built between 1908 and 1910 in the Federation Romanesque style by the...

    02 Oct
  25. In Process of Change: Exhibition

    Sunday 24 July to Sunday 28 August 2016, Albury Wodonga

    Melbourne artist Sue Jarvis takes inspiration from construction sites and busy urban landscapes in this latest collection of oil paintings. In this series, Sue takes inspiration from the evolving...

    24 Jul -28Aug
  26. Komunity Project Central Coast Pro

    Saturday 11 March to Sunday 12 March 2017, Avoca Beach

    Promising professional surfers from all over the world can look forward to four new World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 1000 events, when the NSW Pro Surf Series kicks off on the NSW...

    11 Mar -12Mar
  27. Komunity Project Great Lakes Pro

    Saturday 18 February to Sunday 19 February 2017, Pacific Palms

    Promising professional surfers from all over the world can look forward to four new World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 1000 events, when the NSW Pro Surf Series kicks off on the NSW...

    18 Feb -19Feb
  28. Life on Flinders Annual Exhibition

    Friday 19 August to Sunday 21 August 2016, Wollongong

    This exhibition comprises drawings, paintings and sculptures which derive from drawings of a nude life model. The works maintain a tradition which began in Classical times, flourished in the...

    19 Aug -21Aug
  29. MAMA Art Prize 2016 Exhibition

    Sunday 24 July to Sunday 28 August 2016, Albury Wodonga

    Featuring works from the finalists of the MAMA Art Prize 2016, this exhibition showcases the best of local and emerging artists from across the Murray region.
    MAMA Art Prize is a biennial...

    24 Jul -28Aug
  30. Macarthur Caravan, Camping, 4WD, Fish, and Boat Show

    Sunday 24 July 2016, Gosford

    The Macarthur Caravan, Camping, 4WD, Fish, and Boat Show at Tabcorp Menangle Park.
    Find your dream caravan, motorhome, or boat. Check out the Freestyle bike show, the fishing show, and...

    24 Jul
  31. My Visions: Neil Aldred

    Monday 1 August to Wednesday 31 August 2016,

    Neil Aldred presents a selection of fine art photographic images.
    Having spent the past 20 years exploring the outdoors, it has been Neil Aldred's dream to capture the wild and wonderful...

    01 Aug -31Aug
  32. Views of Landscape

    Sunday 24 July to Sunday 18 September 2016, Armidale

    Discover how artists have approached the landscape in different eras through this exhibition from the collections of the New England Regional Art Museum.
    Drawing inspiration from the...

    24 Jul -18Sep

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