What’s On: Dec 17-23

Sharen Samson


Staying in Sydney this holiday season? Here’s what’s on this week.


Floating Cinema

~ December 17-18 ~

Feel like cruising around? See your favourite Christmas classics on a top deck sailing smoothly around the Harbour. First up: timeless classic Elf.

Tickets at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/floating-cinema-sydney-tickets-52892076625


Kusama Infinity Screening

~ December 19 ~

A visual exploration into the ventures of contemporary Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama, famous for her striking sculptures, premieres this week at Dendy Cinemas. Watch Kusama’s life journey unfold as she becomes the world’s “most popular artist.”

Tickets at: https://www.dendy.com.au/movies/kusama-infinity


Lives Between — Alice Cloutier-Lachance

~ December 19 ~

A solo show delving into vulnerability and intimacy, Alice Cloutier-Lachance’s photographic exhibition will be on display at Goodspace this Wednesday, just around the corner from UTS. Free entry, supported by Frank Strongs and digiDIRECT for one night only. As the last Goodspace show of the year, don’t sleep on this one!



Play Room Sessions Ching-a-Lings

~ December 19 ~

Down for a boogie? Live acts and DJs have you sorted for a night out at Oxford Street’s Ching-a-Lings. Don’t miss out, this event has a focus on local talent, inclusivity and meeting like-minded creatives.



Phantastic Ferniture Xmas Extravaganza

~ December 20 ~

Phan Fern will be gracing the Metro Theatre stage this Thursday to celebrate their 4th annual Christmas Extravaganza. As the last show for the foreseeable future, the alternative band will be joined by I Know Leopard, Jade Imagine and many more.



All You Can Eat Dumplings & Jazz

~ December 21 ~

Live music, dumplings and cocktails, need I say more?



Carriageworks Christmas Market

~ December 22 ~

Still need to tick the turkey off the list? Grab all your fresh produce for Christmas dinner this weekend in the outdoor Carriageworks space. With over 115 producers and providers, this market is the best place to be for a foodie this season.




Cover image: Kim Phan | @averagecabbage.jpg