At Uvision Australia, we know how stressful settling in Australia can be, so to get your mind away from the stressful times, our team has compiled a monthly recommendation list of activities and events for you.
Please note that this information is only an indication and any detailed information on the event should be checked with the venue's website, telephone, etc.
Vivid Sydney 2018
What’s on: On 25 May, Vivid Sydney 2018 start the spectacular light art and innovative ideas programs.
Get ready to be mesmerised by breathtaking light projections. For the 10th Anniversary, celebrated artist Jonathan Zawada creates an artwork that transforms the Sydney Opera House into dynamic digital sculptures inspired by the Australian environment.
Other highlights include the powerful laser beacon illuminating the harbour from on top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and many light sculptures that stretch for more than 2km around the harbour foreshore.
When: 25 May to 16 June 2018
Where: Bennelong Point, Sydney – Sydney Opera House
Harmony Art Collective
What’s on: The Harmony art collective exhibition returns as part of Harmony Day.
The exhibition is the result of a nationwide initiative which saw disadvantaged youths aged 15 to 24 united through art. The project, is a collaboration with SBS, the Australian Government and aMBUSH Gallery.
The 2018 initiative comes fresh off the success of last year’s project. Over 300 newly arrived migrant youth created 16 incredible murals under the guidance of 4 top Australian street artists.
When: 13 March to 28 April 2018
Where: 1 Harbour St, Sydney – Darling Quarter
Rooftop Cinema Luna Park
What’s On: Set on a rooftop inside the iconic amusement park Luna Park Sydney, this is the ultimate event this Autumn, with wireless headphones for the perfect sound.
Over 40 nights expect drama, suspense and plenty of laughs with a stellar movie line up including critically acclaimed blockbusters 'The Post', 'Darkest Hour', 'Shape of Water' and 'I, Tonya'.
Pink Wednesdays are dedicated to chick flicks such as 'Spice World' and 'Mean Girls' where you're invited to dress in pink.
When: 22 March to 30 April 2018
Where: 1 Olympic Drive, Milsons Poin, Sydney - Luna Park
Aboriginal Heritage Tour
What’s On: Discover the rich Aboriginal heritage of Sydney with an Aboriginal guide in the heart of the city.
Located in a spectacular Harbourside setting, the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney is one of Sydney’s most treasured and iconic destinations.
Join an experienced Aboriginal guide on a 1.5 hour walking tour of the Garden which highlights the significance of the site to Aboriginal people, as well as the rich heritage and culture of Aboriginal people of the Sydney region. Learn about traditional Aboriginal uses for the Garden’s variety of native trees and plants including medicine, tools and food (bush tucker).
When: 24 March to 30 June 2018
Where: Mrs Macquaries Road, Sydney – Botanic Garden