Top 10 Sydney Events Happening In April 2015
If you are planning to be in Sydney in April this year, you are in luck as you get to enjoy numerous events. This is one of the busiest months this year and the wide array of exciting events are bound to attract people of all ages. Whether you are travelling alone, with family or with a large group, you can be sure to have a splendid time and you will find yourself spending hours outdoors. Following are some of the exciting events that you can look forward to enjoying.
Sydney Royal Easter Show
One of the most anticipated events this year is the Sydney Royal Easter Show. Running from 26th March to 8th April 2015, the show is aimed at the entire family with activities to attract kids and adults alike.
People attending the show will enjoy exciting activities that include spectacular carnival rides, thousands of animals, the best of Australian produce and endless free entertainment. Spending one day at the show will not do you justice and you should make a point to plan for several days at the show.
Politics & Sacrifice: NSW Parliament and the Anzacs
April is a month that every history lover will enjoy being in Sydney. From 1st to 30th April 2015, visitors and residents can enjoy a trip to the past. You can learn about the long forgotten history and listen to debates and remarkable stories on conscription from the First World War. There is a lovely exhibition aimed at remembering the past. The historic collection of objects, photographs, artefacts and artworks from the parliament will appeal to anyone who loves history.
The Championships 2015
If you are looking for the perfect opportunity to dress up, The Championships 2015 is the place for you. 11th April will see the biggest autumn races hosted this year. Apart from enjoying the races and cheering your favourites as they approach the finish line, you will be captivated by the surroundings. The Australian Turf Club hosts the event at Royal Randwick with the breathtaking backdrop of the harbor.
Dress up and join other race lovers at the spectacular event!
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
Serious fashion lovers need to be in Sydney in April. The international fashion extravaganza takes place from 12th to 16th April at Carriageworks. No self-respecting fashionista out there can afford to miss this event that is the only one of its kind in Australia. Feast your eyes on some of the best runway creations as Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week celebrates its 20th anniversary. Find out what local and international designers have to offer for the coming season.
Sail Port Stephens
A trip to Sydney is not complete without spending as much time as possible in the water. If you enjoy sailing, you can join the family friendly yachting regatta. The annual Sail Port Stephens event is not just family-friendly; it is also fun and affordable. It goes down at d’Albora Marina, Nelson Bay from 13th to 19th April and it is a time for every sailing fan to enjoy being on the water. The weather is expected to be perfect for yachting too!
The Sydney Stamp Expo
The best way to commemorate the ANZAC Centenary is through the Sydney Stamp Expo. From 16th to 19th April 2015, you can remember the diggers as you view the exhibition. The Philatelic Exhibition showcases a wide range of Australian and International banknotes, coins and stamps that feature different personalities. Apart from entertaining the kids during the holidays and learning about people who helped to shape Australia, you also have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the ANZAC spirit.
Plan the perfect day with family or friends at the beautiful Australian Botanic Garden. On 19th April 2015, you can enjoy the day out sampling fresh produce and exquisite wine. The annual AnnanROMA event offers people the opportunity to sample the best that nature has to offer. With the promise of beautiful weather, plan to head down to the garden for a spectacular day out.
Colour Me Rad
On 19th April, join in the fun at the Colour Me Rad 5k Sydney event. Feel like a kid again as you take part in the colourful event and as you embrace the vibrant Sydney life. The event kicks off with you in a brilliant white shirt and as you complete the run, you end up with a shirt painted in coats of different vibrant colours. The fun and spectacular event is filled with colour cannons, mortars and bombs and it is a great opportunity to enjoy some laughs and simply let loose!
Towers of Tomorrow with LEGO Bricks
If you have been wondering how to entertain your kids during the school holidays, the LEGO exhibition offers the perfect solution. The event that ends on 19th April 2015 is perfect not just for the kids but for you as well! The world premiere LEGO® skyscrapers exhibition will captivate you and you will be amazed by the talents even as you unleash the builder in you by creating your own towers of tomorrow!
ANZAC Day Challenge
Be part of the ANZAC Centenary celebrations by joining the 100km marathon on 25th to 26th April 2015.
This year, the event hopes to raise funds in support of the injured defence force soldiers. Commemorate the occasion honouring the diggers and remembering the sacrifice they made for Australia. You can become part of the amazing ANZAC Spirit by taking part in the marathon!
Sydney in April has a lot to offer to locals and tourists alike. If you are visiting from out of town, hiring a coach or minibus will help to make your trip more exciting. You can travel together as a group and the best part is that you will not have to worry about making travel arrangements at each stop.
In Sydney, you can find reliable and affordable hire services to make the trip perfect. Make sure that you get the services from a reputable company to avoid disappointment. Booking the transport in advance is always a good idea, as you can make sure that you get exactly what you need!