Weekend Guide 28 April 2018
1. Real Bodies The Exhibition
When: Open daily from 10am – 5pm; last entry at 4pm
Where: Byron Kennedy Hall, The Entertainment Quarter
Cost: Junior starting $19 ; Adults starting $33
Let’s get to know your body inside out!
Real Bodies Exhibition presents a stunning display of 20 real, perfectly preserved human bodies and over 200 anatomical specimens, inviting visitors of all ages to examine the human experience from the first breath to the last in a dramatic and moving display.
What are we made of? Where do we come from? Why are we here? Digging deeper into the beauty of the body, mind and soul than any other exhibition of its kind.
Real Bodies The Exhibition invites visitors to discover the elegance, complexity, and mystery of their own bodies as they examine the unbelievable anatomical systems that comprise human life. Beyond the fascinating realities of the human physical form.
Real Bodies The Exhibition also presents the historical, cultural, and emotional context of the human body—inspiring a sense of wonder and awe at the ways in which all humans experience their time on this earth.
2. Clothes Swap
When: Saturday 28 April 2018 11am to 1pm
Where: Juanita Nielsen Community Centre – 31 Nicholson Street, Woolloomooloo
Do your part or sustainability!
Do you know in Australia, we generate 6,000kg of waste from fashion every 10 minutes. We can help reduce this impact by swapping second hand items and ensuring we get the most out of our clothes.
The Juanita Nielsen Community Centre and The Revolve Movement are hosting a clothes swap day. Sustainability is the way forward for our future and we can all do our part.
Tees to Totes will show you how to make a reusable bag from t-shirts. Surplus kids clothes will be donated to Mummies Paying It Forward and surplus women’s clothes will be donated to the Wayside Chapel.
When: 19 April 2018 – 6 May 2018 10am to 4pm
Where: Courtesy of the Artist Loft, Level 4, The Strand Arcade, 412 – 414 George Street, Sydney
South African artist Lorraine Loots will be bringing her much anticipated exhibition #ANTSinSYDNEY to Courtesy of the Artist Loft in the Strand Arcade.
Based on the city, landscapes and icons of Sydney, this exhibition is a continuation of Lorraine’s widely popular miniature painting project where each artwork is hand painted in fine detail in tiny 3cm wide circles.