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Little Day Out is a curated list of fun things to do for kids in Sydney. We save you time by selecting just six weekend activities we think are the best of what's on

Waverton - Picnic On The Platform, 3pm - 9.30pm, Free

Waverton - Picnic On The Platform, 3pm - 9.30pm, Free

Celebrate the final transformation of this old industrial site into a stunning waterfront parkland. Bring your friends, relax on the lawn and enjoy a fabulous evening out. 

There will be live music, great food, tours, interactive art, workshops, children’s activities and more. Enjoy the Underground Bar from 3-6 and the Sunset Bar from 7 onwards. Then it's lights out at 8.30-9.30pm to celebrate Earth Hour with African drumming and fire dancing. See the full program below.

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Book here for Mini Workshops and all Guided Walks. For everything else, just pop in on the day!

Age: All ages
When: Saturday, 24th March 2018
3pm - 9.30pm

Cost: Free

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Where: Coal Loader Centre for Sustainability
2 Balls Head Drive
Waverton
New South Wales 2060

Parking: Very limited parking on the street, ideally please use public transport

Nearby Food:  There will be food stalls around the platform, and also a bar available for refreshments.

Earth Hour 2018 - Caring For Our Future

Celebrate Earth Hour with North Sydney Council at the Coal Loader Centre for Sustainability with a special lights out performance from 8:30pm-9:30pm. Booking is essential, click here to register.

Self-guided tours

Use this Self-guided Map (1MB), or view the interpretive signs on site to do your own walking tour. North Sydney Council staff are in the Genia McCaffery building during opening hours for assistance. Please inform Council if you are bringing a group of 10 or more for a self-guided tour. Call the Coal Loader Coordinator on 9936 8100.

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Sydney Observatory - Earth Hour 2018, 7pm - 9.30pm - From $22

Sydney Observatory - Earth Hour 2018, 7pm - 9.30pm - From $22

The Royal Botanic Garden - World Storytelling Day, 10am - 2pm, Free

The Royal Botanic Garden - World Storytelling Day, 10am - 2pm, Free