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Published April 22nd 2019
See what’s happening this May with this List
This May the Northern Beaches will be hosting plenty of events for all to enjoy. Events include fairs, markets, workshops, classes, sports, festivals, fundraising, community events and more.
The List includes free & ticketed events across the Northern Beaches:
1. Yoga Classes
When: Friday, 3 May 2019: 9:30am-10:30am Where: Heritage Hall, Community Northern Beaches, 12 Wentworth St, Manly Cost: Free Details: Experience the outstanding benefits of Hatha Yoga which will calm, energise and balance your nervous system. Click here for the website.
2. Yoga on the Beaches When: Saturday, 4 & 5 May 2019: 10am-6pm Where: Whale Beach Surf Life Saving Club, The Strand, Whale Beach
Cost: Free Details: This community yoga event will feature everything you need to know about yoga with sessions. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Belle Property Avalon Facebook
3. Celebrate 20 Years of LEGO Star Wars When: Saturday, 4 May 2019:
Where: Westfield Chatswood, 1 Anderson St, Chatswood
Details: LEGO and Star Wars fans will be in for a treat at this Event! Celebrating 20 years of LEGO Star Wars, this event will showcase LEGO Star Wars models, meet & greet with Jens Kronvold Frederikon, LEGO Star Wars designer, special guest appearances, activities, games, trivia, prizes to be won and more. Click here for the website.
4. Pink Hope High Tea
When: Sunday, 5 May 2019: 11am-2pm
Where: Manly Golf Club, 38-40 Balgowlah Rd, Balgowlah
Cost: Adults: $95pp & Children under 12yrs: $65pp
Details: This fundraising event will feature a traditional High Tea with unlimited bubbles, tea & coffee, entertainment, silent auctions, raffles, lucky door prizes, games and more. All proceeds will go to supporting families facing hereditary breast and ovarian cancer. Click here for the website.
5. International Permaculture Day
When: Sunday, 5 May 2019: From 12pm
Where: See website.
Details: This community event will feature a celebration and action for permaculture around the world. There will be activities, entertainment, permaculture tours packed with ideas, edibles, natives and aquaponics (from 1pm), workshops, pizza and other food and drinks, and more. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from International Permaculture Day Facebook
6. Hadyn & Friends
When: Sunday, 5 May 2019: From 2:30pm
Where: Cardinal Cerretti Chapel, Darley Rd, Manly
Cost: Tickets range from $20-$45pp
Details: This concert will showcase music that reflects not only the turmoil created by the expected invasion of Austria by Napoleon, but also Haydn's resilience in dealing with his own professional and personal challenges at the time. There will be provocative surprises and much humour too. The choir and orchestra will be conducted by the charismatic Dr. Carlos Alvarado. Click here for the website.
7. Wings for Life World Run Manly
When: Sunday, 5 May 2019: From 9pm
Where: Manly Beach, Manly
Cost: $15pp entry fee. (100% of this will go towards spinal cord injury research)
Details: This race will have no finish line! The race will start at 9pm and 30 minutes later a virtual catcher car will start behind you, the car will slowly pick up speed and pass competitors, recording your name and time on the national and global leader board and eliminates you out of the race. The Race is for all abilities. There will also be a wheelchair- friendly event. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Wings for Life World Run Facebook
8. Buy Sell Online Workshop
When: Tuesday, 7 May 2019: 1pm-2:30pm
Where: Warringah Mall Library, Warringah Mall
Details: This workshop will help you learn how to buy and sell online, and in turn keep these items out of landfill. Click here for the website.
9. Historical Walk
When: Wednesday, 8 May 2019: 10am-12pm
Where: Bayview Yacht Racing Association, 1842 Pittwater Rd, Bayview
Details: This historical walk event will feature an easy two hour round trip walk with stops, including a local café. On the walk, you will learn about the history of the area. Click here for the website.
10. Chatswood World Fair Trade Day Markets
When: Saturday, 11 May 2019: 9am-2pm
Where: Chatswood Mall Market, Victoria Ave, Chatswood
Details: This market event will showcase Fair Trade goodies including fashion, accessories, homewares, jewellery, beauty products, Mother's Day gifts, handcrafted gifts, artisan's products, farmer and producers stalls and more. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Fair Trade NSW Network Group Facebook
11. Vanessa Amorosi
When: Saturday, 11 May 2019: 7pm-11pm
Where: Pittwater RSL Club, 82 Mona Vale Rd, Mona Vale
Cost: See website for ticket pricing.
Details: Returning to Australia for the first time in a decade, the Concert will showcase a collection of songs from rock tracks to dance tracks and a power ballad. Click here for the website.
12. Chocolate Workshop for Kids
When: Saturday, 11 & 25 May 2019: 1pm-2:45pm
Where: Choc' & Moi, Shop 13, 23 Roger St, Brookvale
Details: This kid's workshop will feature an interactive chocolate experience with a game to learn everything about chocolate, chocolate tastings, making of chocolate lollipops and cake balls, and decoration. Click here for the website.
13. Mother's Day High Tea & History
When: Sunday, 12 May 2019
Where: Q Station, 1 North Head Scenic Drive, Manly
Cost: Adults: $70pp, Children under 12yrs: $35pp
Details: This Mother's Day event will showcase a substantial High Tea of savouries, sweets, tea and coffee, a complimentary glass of sparkling on arrival for all mothers. The Event will also include The Wharf Wander History Tour. Click here for the website.
14. Beginner Family History Workshop
When: Wednesday, 15 May 2019: 9am-10am
Where: Mona Vale Library, 1 Park St, Mona Vale
Details: This workshop will be part of the Australian Heritage Festival and it will present an introduction to family history research as well as discovering your ancestors and uncovering your past. Morning tea will be provided afterwards. Click here for the website.
15. Music at Manly Masterworks for Cello
When: Friday, 17 May 2019: 7:30pm-9:30pm
Where: Cardinal Cerretti Memorial Chapel, 151 Darley Rd, Manly
Cost: Adults: $35pp & Concession: $20pp
Details: This performance will showcase one of Australia's leading young cellists, Benett, and this will be a very exciting opportunity to hear Benett in recital. The program will include a J.S Bach Suite for solo cello, the Second Cello Sonata by Johannes Brahms and Elgar's Cello Concerto. Click here for the website.
16. Manly Fresh Produce Markets
When: Sunday, 19 May 2019: 8am-2pm
Where: Manly Plaza, Cnr Whistler St & Sydney Rd, Manly
Details: These markets will showcase the best fresh produce and gourmet delights directly from farmers, makers and food providers from across New South Wales. Click here for the website.
17. Macbeth by William Shakespeare
When: Tuesday, 21-25 May 2019
Where: Point Break Drama Acting Studio, 28 Fisher Rd, Dee Why
Cost: Tickets range from $27-$33pp
Details: This classic story of Macbeth-one man seemingly content with his lot in life, seduced and manipulated by his weakened ambition will be bought vividly to life by Point Break Drama. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Point Break Drama - Dee Why Facebook
18. Rotary Charity Golf Day
When: Friday, 24 May 2019: 6:30am-3pm
Where: Mona Vale Golf Course, Mona Vale
Cost: Tickets range from $65-$160pp
Details: This charity event will showcase a relaxed, informal day of gold and fun with entertainment, golf games, golf lunch packages, and more. The Event supports local mental health services including Lifeline Northern Beaches, Veterans Centre Sydney Northern Beaches, and Be Centre. Click here for the website.
19. Green Street Ethical Market Day
When: Saturday, 25 May 2019: From 10am
Where: 15 Green St, Brookvale
Details: This market event will feature stalls selling clothing, home décor, accessories, kid's toys, stationery, cosmetics, jewellery and more. Items are fair labour, homemade goods and plastic free, and eco-friendly. Click here for the website.
20. Brilliant Artists Film Series
When: Saturday, 25 May 2019: 5pm-7pm
Where: Manly Art & Gallery Museum, West Esplanade Reserve, Manly
Cost: $20pp for members & $30pp for non-members
Details: This event will present a series of special art films on the lives of four inspirational Australian artists; John Russell, Sidney Nolan, Salvatore Zofrea and Magaret Olley. Screenings will include introductions and Q&As with the filmmakers. Click here for the website.
21. Narrabeen Sports High School P&C Car Boot Sale
When: Sunday, 26 May 2019: 7am-2pm
Where: Narrabeen Sports High, Namona St, North Narrabeen
Details: This event will showcase around 200 stalls selling everything from second-hand items, clothing, furniture, crystals, collectables, surfboards, toys and more. There will also be a BBQ, gelato van, coffee vans and an ATM on site. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Narrabeen Sports High School Facebook
22. DIY Beeswax Food Wraps Workshop
When: Monday, 27 May 2019: 6:30pm-7:30pm
Where: Collaroy Swim Club Community Centre, 1054 Pittwater Rd, Collaroy
Details: This workshop will teach you how you can use beeswax wraps for cheese, vegetables, bread, fruit, fresh herbs, and baked goods. Click here the website.
23. Taste of Manly Food & Wine Festival
When: Saturday, 25 & 26 May 2019: 11:30am-5pm
Where: Manly Corso & Beachside, Manly
Details: Now in its 33rd year, this iconic event will showcase Manly's vibrant food and music culture with jam-packed entertainment, local restaurants and brewers, food & wine experiences, live music performances, activities, art & craft markets, amusement rides, sustainability hub, festival food & wine tastings, and more. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Northern Beaches Council Facebook
24. Total Wellness Market
When: Sunday, 26 May 2019: 8:30am-1pm
Where: Terrey Hills Public School, Cooyong Rd, Terrey Hills
Details: These markets will showcase the natural way of life, offering all natural goods and services. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Total Wellness Market Facebook