Council provides a number of popular events throughout the year - you may like to book in for some of these events taking place this Autumn or get in early for the June events which include activities from the regional Guringai Festival.
Bike Maintenance Workshop
Thursday 4 May, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
This workshop provides practical maintenance advice and teaches you how to maintain and care for the various components of your bike. For more details phone Council's Road Safety Officer on 9911 2576.
Discover Your World War I Australian Soldier
Saturday 6 May, 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Come along to this small, hands-on workshop to learn how to trace your Australian World War I serviceman or woman. Contact Lane Cove Library on 9911 3634 to book your place.
Living With Big Trees
Saturday 13 May, 9:00am – 11:30am
Discover how large trees grow, how they cope with different environments, why they shed branches and more. Ask all your tree questions on this interactive walk and talk! Visit www.lanecove.nsw.gov.au/bushcareevents for further details including how to book.
Staying In Your Own Home Seminar
Monday 17 May, 10:00am – 12:30pm
information session is for older people and their carers who are living in
their own homes. The Staying
in Your Own Home Seminar will explain what services are available to support
you to stay in your
own home and
how you can apply for these services. Come along and hear from presenters who will explain how the
new My Aged Care website works.
To make a booking to this free seminar to be held at Lane Cove's Civic Centre, call 9911 3591 or email email@example.com
Author Talk @ Lane Cove Library – Tina Allen discusses pioneering surgeon Bill Gibson
Tuesday 30 May, 6:15pm – 7:30pm
Lane Cove Library and Burns Bay Bookery present author & medical scientist Tina Allen who will speak about her biographical work on Bill Gibson: pioneering bionic ear surgeon. Contact Lane Cove Library on 9911 3634 to book your place.
Children’s Voices for Reconciliation
Thursday 1 June, 10:30am – 12:00pm, Lane Cove Plaza
Join us for an exciting morning of entertainment where young people of all ages share their voice on Reconciliation through music, dance and song. More details: www.lanecove.nsw.gov.au/festivals (no bookings required).
Living Shorelines – Restoring Oyster Habitat
Thursday 8 June, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Celebrate World Oceans Day and hear about the latest research on oysters and how seawalls and the Oysterbag project in Lane Cove will help restore oyster beds and estuarine habitat in Sydney Harbour. Visit www.lanecove.nsw.gov.au/bushcareevents for further details including how to book.
Saturday 24 June, 10:00am – 1:30pm
Discover the rich heritage of the Lane Cove area. Not only did this Saltwater Country provide everything the Wallamedegal & Cameraygal needed but these waterways provided trade opportunities across the Sydney basin. Connect with Aboriginal culture and join the Aboriginal Heritage Office and their Education guide Karen Smith. After the walk (10:00am – 12:00pm) we will share an exciting bush tucker lunch & conversation (12:00pm- 1:30pm). Visit www.lanecove.nsw.gov.au/bushcareevents for further details including how to book.
Lane Cove Bush Kids
Bush Kids offers nature activities for children aged 2 to 5 years during term time and 2 to 10 years during school holidays.
Habitat Tuesday 23 May 9:30am to 10:45am Tambourine Bay Reserve
What am I? Wednesday 31 May, 9:30am to 10:45am Blackman Park
Bowerbird Bill Friday 30 June, 9:30am to 10:45am Gore Creek Reserve
For further details and bookings visit www.lanecove.nsw.gov.au/bushkids