Fun activities to keep the kids busy across Blacktown

Montages: The Full Cut

Montages: The Full Cut


Montages: The Full Cut, 1999 – 2015 presents the full suite of eight montage films by artist Tracey Moffatt and her long-time collaborator Gary Hillberg. Exhibited together for the first time, these works span 16 years of their collaborative practice. The exhibiton was curated and developed by Artspace, Sydney and is touring nationally with Museums & Galleries of NSW. Free. Details: Runs until April 22, Blacktown Arts Centre, 78 Flushcombe Road, 9839 6558.

Aqua Exercise

This easy-to-follow aqua exercise class is low impact total body workout. Suitable for all fitness levels. Details: April 19, 5.15pm, Mount Druitt Swimming Centre, Ayres Grove, Mount Druitt. 9625 6360. Free with pool entry.

Jam Session

Singers and musicians of all ages and abilities are invited to play, share and make music with The Western Sydney Jam Session house band, providing opportunities for collaboration and professional development. Free. Details: April 19, 6.30pm to 9.30pm, Blacktown Arts Centre, 78 Flushcombe Road, Blacktown. Bookings: 9839 6558,


FUNPARK returns to Bidwill, Mount Druitt this autumn for its fourth year. Join the community and artists for a family focused festival at Bidwill Square with live entertainment, activities and food for all. Free. Details: April 22, Bidwill Square, Bidwill, Blacktown Arts Centre, 9839 6558.​


Join Bushcare group to plant native plants and remove weeds improving the natural environment. Bring a sturdy pair of shoes. Details: 9am-noon, April 23, Knudsen Reserve, Garfield Road West, Riverstone, 9839 6074.

Organic gardening

This workshop is aimed at the absolute beginner gardener and will run over two days. All the basics you need to know about growing your own vegetables at home without chemicals will be covered with a mix of theory and hands on activities. Suitable for those with little to no gardening knowledge. Details: 9am to 3.30pm, April 29 and 30, Seven Hills (Address will be given when booking). Free for Blacktown residents. Bookings essential: 9839 6055,

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