5 Things to do in Sydney in May
Sydney has always been one of the most preferred destinations among vacationers and tourists from across the globe. From having numerous, world-renowned historical landmarks to lay your eyes on to the prospect of visiting one of the many beaches it holds in its lovely embrace, vacationers are truly spoilt for choice.
Here are a few of our top most recommendations, as far as events in Sydney are concerned, which will surely satiate the desires of the inner explorer in you, exposing locals as well as foreigners to the best the city has to offer in the month of May.
Titanic: The Exhibition
Date: 8th April – 30th June 2017
Destination: Moore Park
The tale of the ill-fated ocean liner retold through a visual recollection of all its intricate details. Titanic: The Exhibition is surely your ticket to get as close and personal to the ocean liner’s maiden and final voyage before it sank into the Atlantic Ocean.
From authentic boarding passes with names of the real passengers imprinted on them, accurate recreations of the ship’s interior sections, and more than 300 artefacts and memorabilia from the famous movie based on this real-life story, it is one of the most comprehensive exhibitions of the cruise ship held till date.
You wouldn’t want to miss this enthralling visual recollection of one of the most famous historical events of the 20th century. Relieve the spectacle through your own eyes and in the company of your loved ones. Click here to book your tickets today.
2017 Sutherland Shire Heritage Festival
Date: 19th April – 21st May 2017
Destination: Near Tramway Museum
The perfect opportunity to go back in time and explore what Sutherland Shire has to offer to the local community as well as the tourists who come from afar. Tour some of the most revered historical sites which have become a part of the rich Australian heritage.
The theme of the 2017 Sutherland Shire Heritage Festival is Having a Voice where participants will have the opportunity to listen to the stories which have made these sites enjoy this status. It is the perfect opportunity for you and your loved ones to learns more about the city and its historical sites.
Click here to book tickets and get more information about this year’s event.
The National: New Australian Art
Date: 30th March – 16th July 2017
Destination: Art Gallery of New South Wales
One of the largest exhibitions in Sydney held in collaboration with three of Sydney’s most famous art institutions – Carriageworks, the Art Gallery of NSW, and the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia – for art lovers to enjoy a single curated event at all three venues.
This year’s recurring exhibition will host a mix of young as well as well-established artists who have works spanning across a diverse range of artistic mediums. Select a tour of your choice by clicking here and prepare to be left mesmerized.
13th Annual Sydney Comedy Festival
Date: 24th April – 21st May 2017
Destinations: Enmore Theatre, Metro Theatre, Riverside Theatre, Seymour Centre, Sydney Opera House, and The Concourse Chatswood
The biggest comedy event of the year has finally made its way back to Sydney. Don’t let this opportunity fly by you this time around if you are looking to share a laugh with a bunch of your friends or your loved ones.
Prepare to be left with your throats sore and your body aching as a result of all the laughter which ensues. Revel in the company of some of most renowned comedians across the world with the sound of more than a 100,000 people resonating in all the amphitheatres. Book your tickets now.
Garden Art Month
Date: 1st May – 19th June 2017
Destination: Royal Botanic Gardens
Improve your knowledge of botany and put your green thumb to the test at the Royal Botanical Gardens come this May.
You have the choice of going for a guided sculpture walk, or taking part in creative workshops and art classes as well. Visit the website for more information.