Winter Magic Festival 2024

The Blue Mountains community will be celebrating the Winter Solstice with a wonderful variety of creative and performing art events held over the weekend of Friday 21 to Sunday 23 June 2024. However, this year’s celebration will look different to last year’s Winter Magic Festival. We will not be closing Katoomba Read more…

Community Games

Mid Mountains Neighbourhood Centre 9 New Street, Lawson

Come along to our friendly Community Games Group.   Wonderful company and conversation in a warm and friendly environment.   Light refreshments will be provided.   For more information call 4759 2592

Coates Park Bushcare Group

Coates Park Terrace Falls Road, Hazelbrook

Bush regeneration in Coates Park Visit this group’s own website Year started: June 2007 Meeting day: Fourth Saturday of the month, 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm Meeting point: Hazelbrook RFS Carpark, Terrace Falls Rd   Attendees receive emails to notify meeting point each time. If you would like to visit, please call one Read more…

Raymond Street Bushcare, Glenbrook

Raymond Street, Glenbrook

This group works on rehabilitation of a riparian corridor using bush regeneration techniques. New volunteers are welcome. Visit this group’s own website Year started: 2015 Meeting day: Fourth Saturday of the month, 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm Meeting point: Raymond Street, Glenbrook Bushcare officer: Tracy Abbas Land manager: BMCC Local contact: Diana Walker, phone 4739 Read more…

Valley Heights Bushcare Group

Benoit Park Cambridge St, Glenbrook

Bush regeneration in Benoit Park, Valley Heights Started: March 2006 Meeting day: Fourth Saturday of the month, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm Meeting point: Cambridge Street, Valley Heights Bushcare officer: Jane Anderson Land manager: BMCC Local contact: Haidee Roper, phone 4751 4053 Alternative contact: Bushcare Team, phone 4780 5623 Learn about Bushcare Blue Mountains

Blue Mountains and Penrith Woodworking Club

Mt Riverview Girl Guides Hall Bunbinla Ave, Mt Riverview, Mt Riverview

Learn new skills, save items from landfill, help charities and have fun! Check out the Blue Mountains and Penrith Woodworking Club. Visitors, and new members aged 18+, are always welcome. Where: The Club meets at the Girl Guides Hall, Bunbinla Ave, Mt Riverview. When: Between 9am and 2pm on the second Read more…

Winter Magic Wollemi Market

Blue Mountains Cultural Centre 30 Parke St, Katoomba

On Winter Magic day head to Blue Mountains Cultural Centre to stock up on local products made by our creative community at the Wollemi Artisan Market. Warm up with some delicious food from the Gallery Café, find something special to take home and support our local makers. Winter Magic performances Read more…

Chess – Saturdays at Katoomba Library

Katoomba Library 30 Parke Street, Katoomba

  Join the Chess experts every Saturday at Katoomba Library. 11am to 3pm. All ages. Tuition available. No need to book – just drop in. NOTE: For recurring events, please check dates and times with event organiser.

Cross Street Reserve Bushcare Group, Warrimoo

Bush regeneration in Cross Street Reserve, Warrimoo, and the area around the oval on Rickard Road. Visit this group’s own website Started: 2002 Meeting day: Fourth Saturday of the month, 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm Meeting point: Contact Bushcare Officer Bushcare officer: James Bevan Land manager: BMCC Local contact: Steve Barratt, phone 4753 6339 Alternative Read more…

Fitzgerald Creek Catchment Group

This catchment group meets to plan and discuss conservation and ecological restoration of the catchment.   Meeting day: Fourth Saturday of the month, 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm Meeting point: Contact bushcare officer James Bevan Started in 2012 Overview: Fitzgerald Creek runs from Springwood through Sun Valley and down to the Nepean Read more…

Mid Mountains Community Garden

Mid Mountains Community Garden 5-17 Queens Road, Lawson

The Mid Mountains Community Garden is a great place to share knowledge and learn new skills.  Our regular Saturday morning working bees are an opportunity for everyone to explore the garden, help out with weeding, watering and planting, and share knowledge about growing your own food.   Weekly working bees Read more…