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MUSIC AND FESTIVITY

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Autumn Vibes

Sunday 9 March 2014, 10 am to 4 pm

Free multicultural music & festivities, linked to the countries of origin of plants in the Garden

Launching Autumn in Your Gardens

Join us at Autumn Vibes for the launch of Autumn in Your Gardens festival. Delight your senses with music, art, dance, children's activities, special garden talks and tours - all linking plants in the Garden to their countries of origin. It will be an exhilarating day focusing on plants from Africa, Asia, the Pacific Islands and Australia. Click here for more details.

When: Sunday 9 March, 10 am - 4 pm
Where: Around the Garden, Royal Botanic Garden
Cost: Free
Enquiries: 9231 8111

The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden presents Kate Miller-Heidke at Garden Grooves

A rare opportunity to hear Kate's stunning voice when she performs in the spectacular surrounds of the Formal Garden on Sunday 9 March, at the annual concert in the Garden.

Don't miss this very special event on Sunday 9 March. Tickets $50 plus booking fee through Moshtix. Ages 14 to adult. An all weather-event. Bring a picnic rug or low beach chair for comfort. Kiosk and limited bar available.

When: Sunday 9 March 2014, 2-4 pm
Where: Formal Lawn - Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah
Cost: Cost: All tickets $50 per person, ages 5 to adult (4 years and under free of charge)
Bookings: essential, book online
Enquiries: phone 4567 3000 or email: tomah@rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au

 

Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour - Madama Butterfly

In 2014 Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour presents Puccini's Madama Butterfly in a visually stunning and ground breaking production. The harbourfront site will be transformed into an exquisite Japanese inspired venue, gates open at 5 pm.

When: 21 March 2014 to 12 April 2014 on March 21,22,23,25,26,27,28,29,30 and April 1,2,3,4,5,6,8,9,10,11,12, 7.30 - 10.15 pm
Where: Fleet Steps, Mrs Macquaries Point
Cost: contact Opera Australia on 02 9318 8300 or visit operaonsydneyharbour.com.au. Tickets from Ticketmaster 1300 723 038 or ticketmaster.com.au
Further information: contact Opera Australia on 02 9318 8300 or visit opera.org.au
Wet Weather contingency: Performance may be cancelled in the event of wet weather. This will be determined just prior to the commencement of the performance.
Transport: Use public transportation phone 131 500 or visit www.131500.com
Water taxi: from Man O' War Jetty and Milsons Point to Andrew (Boy) Charlton Pool
Parking: Domain Carpark www.domaincarpark.com.au. A shuttle service will operate from the Domain Carpark to the event site.

AnnanROMA Food and Wine Festival

The AnnanROMA food and wine festival showcases great producers, restaurants and wineries of the Macarthur region. Taste your way around Lakeside at this popular annual event as you enjoy the great line-up of musicians and performers, as well as the stunning views from Lakeside. Members of the Foundation and Friends of the Botanic Gardens will receive a 20% discount on food items at the Australian Botanic Garden stall.

When: Sunday 13 April, 10 am - 4 pm
Where: Lakeside, the Australian Botanic Garden, Mount Annan. Enter via Mount Annan Drive and park in the main car park
Cost: Free
Enquiries: 4634 7935

TomahROMA autumn food and wine fair

Enjoy regional produce, spectacular views and vivid autumn colours at TomahROMA, the annual autumn food and wine fair at the Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah on Saturday 3 May.

This year TomahROMA is the launch event for an exciting new annual regional event supported by Blue Mountains Lithgow and Oberon Tourism: the Autumn Sustainable Food Festival will include major events and a range of smaller activities across the region.

TomahROMA will showcase regional food, wine and cider producers. Plus craft demonstrations, face painting, free guided walks and the Mount Tomah RFS fundraiser with the chance to win a stay at the Gardenís Jungle Lodge. This year we are also showcasing local musical talent on our buskersí lawn.

Celebrate Autumn in Your Gardens at TomahROMA.

When: Saturday 3 May 2014, 9am ¨C 4pm[lm1]
Where: Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah
Cost: Free entry
Enquiries: 4567 3000

If you are interested in busking at TomahROMA please email kristen.winder@rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au


 

KEY TO LOCATIONS

Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney

Australian Botanic Garden, Mount Annan

Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah