Annual events and festivals

Check our What’s On page for details on all upcoming events and festivals.

Our events and festival program is currently impacted by COVID19 to protect the health of the Ku-ring-gai community and surrounds.

To express your interest at holding stall at one of our future events and festivals go to our stallholders page.

Our annual calendar of events and festivals

Australia Day

Celebrate everything that makes Australia great with family and friends on 26 January.

Ku-ring-gai’s Australia Day drive-in 

Ku-ring-gai residents are invited to join us this Australia Day for a free drive in screening of the recently released Aussie movie “Go”, a thrilling family film about a boy who must overcome tremendous odds and his own recklessness to achieve his dream of winning the National Go Kart Championship. Pack a picnic or choose some delicious street food from the amazing food trucks. Bookings are essential and are open to Ku-ring-gai residents only.

Book Australia Day drive-in

Ku-ring-gai Fitness & Aquatic Centre Australia Day pool party

Celebrate Australia Day at Ku-ring-gai Fitness & Aquatic Centre by booking one of the allocated sessions available. Families can enjoy the pool Inflatables along with a DJ on site to keep you entertained. Food and beverage will be available to purchase from the kiosk on the day. Bookings essential and open Sunday 24 January. 

Book Australia Day pool party

Lunar New Year

Join us as we celebrate the Year of the Ox with our Lunar New Year Festival in Ku-ring-gai from 12 February 2021.

Gai-marigal Festival

Gai-marigal Festival starts on Sorry Day, Sunday 26 May and goes through to the end of NAIDOC Week; the second week in July each year.

Festival on the Green

Festival on the Green is our signature event held on the first Sunday in May each year. It's a fantastic day out for the whole family.

Eco Festival

Ku-ring-gai’s Eco Festival is a community and sustainability-focused festival, promoting innovative green living in a fun, family-friendly way. The Festival will run from 1 September through to 30 September.

Twilight Concert

Picnic under the stars while watching some of Sydney's finest performers at the Twilight Concert in October.


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