October in Sydney & NSW

  • National Organic Week Australia (NOW) is 10 days of activities designed to increase awareness of the benefits of organic products and farming production systems and accelerate the uptake of these in the wider Australian community and environment.
  • 2 October (Sunday) 2016 – Daylight saving begins 2.00 am – put your clocks forward 1 hour. See
    time zones for more information.
  • 3 October (Monday) 2016 – Labour Day – Public Holiday in New South Wales. (See AU Public Holidays.) In NSW Labour Day is observed on the first Monday of October each year.
  • 10 October (Monday) 2016 – NSW School Term 4 begins – (See Australian school holiday dates.)
  • 31 October (Monday) 2016 – Halloween – (Having a Halloween party? For party products, ideas and costumes see
    ThemesForParties.com.au, and for shopping see our BCL Halloween shopping page.)

October Events from the forum

These events are in the order that they have been posted - not in date order.

  • Eden Whale Festival - by BCL Sydney
    31 October to 2 November, 2015 The Eden Whale Festival will be held at Snug Cove in Eden over a weekend in October / November each year. ...
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Pottery Classes in Crows Nest on Sydney's Lower North ShorePottery Classes in Crows Nest on Sydney’s Lower North Shore, Sydney
Silky Shapes Studio offers pottery classes for adults. Students will learn basics of pottery and will take home ceramic pieces they have made themselves. This package includees three 2-hour classes and all materials. You will receive personal instructions and demonstrations that will help you develop the basic skills necessary to create your own pieces. see more info and booking details from Viator

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