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Celebrating 25 years of family fun at Bicentennial Park

08 Apr 2013

The perfect post-Easter chocolate remedy for kids’ health and parents’ pockets, Kids in the Park school holiday activities will be on at Sydney Olympic Park EVERY DAY of the school holidays from 13-28 April 2013 (inclusive).

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Bicentennial Park turns 25

07 Mar 2013

View Source A quarter of a century since it was declared open to the public in commemoration of the Australian Bicentenary, Bicentennial Park is today the most popular parkland within Sydney Olympic Park, attracting millions of visitors in its 25 years of operation. The 25th Anniversary of Bicentennial Park is being celebrated this year, with a range of special activities, free events and a public memories online competition, presented by Sydney Olympic Park Authority and Park-based businesses.

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ARTEXPRESS at the Armory 2013 - FEEE exhibition at Sydney Olympic Park

07 Mar 2013

Due to popular demand, a new Riding the Rails train ride will be offered every Sunday from March 2013 at Newington Armory, Sydney Olympic Park. The shorter and more frequent ride will replace the previously-offered ‘Heritage Railway Discovery Tour,’ as a more family-friendly version of the tour-activity to be enjoyed by kids and adults alike.

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Riding the Rail on-board the Heritage Train at Sydney Olympic Park

04 Mar 2013

Due to popular demand, a new Riding the Rails train ride will be offered every Sunday from March 2013 at Newington Armory, Sydney Olympic Park. The shorter and more frequent ride will replace the previously-offered ‘Heritage Railway Discovery Tour,’ as a more family-friendly version of the tour-activity to be enjoyed by kids and adults alike.

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Make history this Australia Day! Free festivities at Bicentennial Park

02 Jan 2013

Sydney Olympic Park Authority and Auburn City Council will present a ripper of an event on Australia Day 2013 from 12noon – 9.00pm at beautiful Bicentennial Park at Sydney Olympic Park. The FREE festivities will include a giant ‘25’ human insignia in celebration of the 25th Anniversary of Bicentennial Park, which has seen more than 1.2 million visitors per year since its opening in January 1988.

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School’s out for Summer and the fun is on at Sydney Olympic Park!

19 Dec 2012

Arguably the best Kids in the Park season of the year, summer 2012-13 will see more than five weeks worth of memories made and kids entertained at the official home of the BIGGEST range of school holiday activities of any location in NSW… Sydney Olympic Park!

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Free Movies by the Boulevard 2013

13 Dec 2012

Sydney Olympic Park – the ultimate location for fun and FREE things to do in Sydney – will see the 12th season return of the popular alfresco cinema series, Movies by the Boulevard, from 2-13 January 2013. Featured in the renowned Kids in the Park school holiday activities program, Movies by the Boulevard 2013 is one of many FREE kids activities at Sydney Olympic Park.

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‘Malcolm’ drops in for a show at the Armory

09 Nov 2012

Following a RFS request, Sydney Olympic Park Authority was pleased to provide the Newington Armory to allow the RFS show off their latest Air Crane to the media. The Authority granted permission, ensuring the area was fit, for ‘Malcolm’, a 19-tonne Erickson S-64 Air Crane to drop into the Armory on Friday 2 November in front of waiting media.

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Sports Centre hosts Return2Sport Expo

22 Oct 2012

Following an outstandingly successful inaugural Expo in 2011, the Return2Sport Expo has returned to the Sydney Olympic Park Sports Centre, helping to raise awareness and improve the opportunities for people with a disability to engage in healthy sport and recreational activities.

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Notice to media covering the NRL Grand Final

26 Sep 2012

Sydney Olympic Park Authority wishes to remind reporters and media commentators that the 2012 NRL Telstra Premiership Grand Final will be held at ANZ Stadium at Sydney Olympic Park – not in Homebush which is a separate (neighbouring) suburb.

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