Fully bookedAustralia Day Outdoor Cinema

2022 Australia Day Oddball

Ku-ring-gai residents are invited to celebrate Australia Day with a free outdoor movie screening of Oddball, a family movie about an eccentric chicken farmer, with the help of his granddaughter, trains his mischievous dog Oddball to protect a penguin sanctuary from fox attacks in an attempt to reunite his family and save their seaside town.

Pack a picnic or choose some delicious street food from a selection of food trucks.

Gates open at 5.30pm with pre movie entertainment from 6pm where you will be entertained by The Freeman Dancers including a Welcome to Country, Didgeridoo performance and Smoking ceremony, then from 6.50pm local duo Jess & Matt will hit the stage for a hour performing all your Australian favourites with movie commencing at 8.15pm.

Fully booked.

General event information

Film rating: Oddball is rated PG. We recommend Parental Guidance (movie length is 1 hour 35mins).

What chairs am I allowed to bring? For the viewing pleasure of others, only low lying chairs, bean bags and picnic rugs are permitted. If you do bring your camp chairs you will be directed to the back area.

Can I bring my dog to the event? Yes, dogs are permitted and must be on a lead at all times.

Can I bring my own food and drinks? You are most welcome to BYO food and non - alcoholic drinks, or enjoy something from our onsite food trucks and bar.

Is the event accessible? Yes

Can I bring my pram to the event? Yes, you can bring your pram.

Can I smoke at the event? No smoking or vaping allowed at event.

What if it rains? In the event that that the cinema is cancelled due to bad weather, ticketholders will receive communication via the event webpage, facebook and email prior to the event commencing.


  • Wednesday, 26 January 2022 | 06:00 PM - 10:00 PM


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