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Festivals in Lane Cove



LC_FestivalRiver_A5_2016_web_Page_01.jpgFestival by the River 

Lane Cove's Festival by the River is back this year from 1 - 13 November to help showcase the life we love along Lane Cove and Parramatta Rivers.

Be sure to download the full program of events or find the latest details on events running during Week Two below.

Update: Hunt for the Wilderpeople (PG) event had to be postphoned after a storm hit just prior to the event. It has been rescheduled to 22 November, 6:30pm - 8:15pm at Burns Bay Reserve.

Final Festival by the River Events

North Shore Rowing: Sunset Drinks on the Pontoon, Friday 11 November or Sue Wannan 0401 462 523

Fishing for Fun - Saturday 12 November, 9:00am - 3:00pm at Cunninghams Reach

Note: Unfortunately due to asbestos found on-site at Greenwich Baths there will be no Centenary event on Sunday 13 November. This will be rescheduled and widely publicised, including on this section of the website. For more information on the status of Greenwich Baths closure, visit Council's homepage.

Annual Festivals

Lane Cove Council organises festivals, programs and events throughout the year to reflect the diverse interests of the community and foster local identity.  In many instances, local community groups and organisations work in partnership with the Council.

Festival by the River: November

Festival by the River features events and activities that connect people with the local waterways, the Lane Cove River and the harbour foreshore of the Parramatta River..

View the 2015 Program

Kaleidoscope of Lane Cove: November

This event celebrates cultural diversity in Lane Cove with a range of live performances, entertainment and art activities taking place in the Plaza on a Friday afternoon in November.

Sunset in the Village: January – February

Sunset in the Village takes advantage of the warmer months and longer days to bring you everything from free film screenings in local parks to music performances, local bushwalks and art activities. It also includes our popular annual Lunar New Year celebration at Lane Cove Plaza.

View the 2016 Program

Autumn Harmony: March

Focusing on cultural diversity in Lane Cove and beyond, Autumn Harmony provides an opportunity to participate in a range of rich cultural experiences.

View the 2016 Program 

Guringai Festival: May - July

The Guringai Festival raises awareness of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living in the Northern Sydney region. Lane Cove is one of eleven councils who contribute to the festival program, along with numerous reconciliation and community groups. The program includes workshops, art exhibitions, performances, films and talks, as well as Children's Voices for Reconciliation.

View the 2016 Program

Cameraygal Festival: August – October

The Cameraygal Festival is Lane Cove's long-running celebration of community, held annually since 1992.

View the 2016 Program


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Contact Us

Council’s Cultural Development Officer

Phone: 9911 3594