Details: This fun family-friendly ultimate dog lovers event will include a day with your best pooch friend. The event celebrates the companionship, unconditional affection and joy from your furry friend. Click here for website.
2. Sydney Crystal Show When: 6 & 7 August 2016: 9am-5pm Where: Fraser Park, 100 Marrickville Rd, Marrickville Cost: Adults: $10pp & Children: $5pp
Details: Be enchanted with this exciting event which will feature Australia's premier mineral, crystal, fossil, gemstones, treasures, gifts and more. There will also be food stalls, stalls, displays/exhibits, door prizes and more. Click here for website.
3. Moocooboola Festival When: 7 August 2016: 9am-4:30pm Where: Boronia Park, Princes St, Hunters Hill
Details: This family-friendly fun event will showcase a fantastic affair of food, wine, markets, music, comedy, performances, activities, amusement rides, kid's entertainment, animal farm, shows, carnival games, face painting, pony rides and more. Click here for website.
4. The 7th Korean Film Festival
When: 10-18 August 2016
Where: Event Cinemas, 505-525 George St, Sydney
Cost: See website.
Details: Returning back for its 7th year, this event is bigger than ever with a showcase of the very best and latest Korean cinema, blockbusters, art house delights, heart warming rom-coms and many more genres. Click here for website.
5. Sydney Science Festival
When: 11-21 August 2016: 9am-9pm
Where: Various locations across Sydney CBD- see website.
Cost: Free & Ticketed events- see website.
Details: This exciting festival will be boasting a stellar line-up of all things science with events for all ages, activities, feature talks, special appearances, workshops and more. Click here for website.
6. German Christmas Markets
When: 12 & 13 August 2016: 12th: 5pm-9pm & 13th: 4pm-9pm
Where: German International School Sydney, 33 Myoora Rd, Terrey Hills
Details: This multicultural event will showcase a celebration of all things German and Christmas with market stalls, fairy lights, shimmering snowflakes, scenic backdrop, German tasty treats and delicacies, and more.
7. Uberfest Independent Music Festival
When: 13 August 2016: 2pm-12am
Where: The Bridge Hotel, 135 Victoria Rd, Rozelle
Cost: Pre-sale general admission tickets: $25pp & at door tickets: $30pp
Details: This 18 event includes a night of entertainment and live performances including independent bands, emerging musicians Australia wide and over 30 bands performing. Click here for website.
8. Liverpool Street Art Festival
When: 13 August 2016: 3pm-8pm
Where: Eat Street Carpark, 354 Macquarie St, Liverpool
Details: This festival will be one massive event with a celebration of art, culture and food with stalls, activities, performances, exhibits and more. Click here for website.
9. Street Festival
When: 14 August 2016: 9am-3pm
Where: Engadine Town Square, Old Princes Hwy, Engadine
Details: This family-friendly festival will be filled with fun, entertainment, activities, market stalls, foods galore, carnival rides and more. Click here for website.
10. Connections National Therapies, Psychics & Gift Fair
When: 14 August 2016: 10am-5pm
Where: Norths, 12 Abbott St, Cammeray
Cost: Tickets: $15pp - tickets include stage & workshop presentations
Details: This event will showcase an amazing array of holistic therapists, psychics, mediums, readers, unique gifts, workshops, presentations, talks, stalls, natural therapies and more. Click here for website.
11. Spring Fair
When: 20 August 2016: 10am-4pm
Where: Thornleigh West Public School, Giblett Ave, Thornleigh
Cost: Gold coin donation
Details: The whole family will love this event with so much on offer including entertainment, activities, face painting, games, market stalls, food stalls, kindifarm, amusement rides and more. Click here for website.
12. Multicultural Fair
When: 20 August 2016: 11am-4pm
Where: Hornsby Girls High School, Edgeworth David Ave, Hornsby
Details: This event will include family-fun entertainment, cultural events, international food fair, cultural performances, cake stall, carnival rides, face painting, stalls, henna and more.