10 Not to Be Missed Lane Cove Cameraygal Events

The Cameraygal Festival has officially kicked off.  The Festival runs from August to October 2016.  The Festival is jam packed with events.  Here are 10 events not to be missed.

The Enchanted Night Garden

Colourful lights, sculpture and atmospherics, combined with Don Murchison’s nature inspired leadlight
windows, will be all lit up for the occasion. Streams, ponds and waterfalls surround the Jungle Chalet, which becomes 90% surrounded by water. This is all part of Don Murchison’s Watergarden Artscape, which is set in a rainforest enclave beside the Lane Cove Bushland Park. Don has personally placed every piece of sandstone and every pebble to replicate nature in a miniature wonderland.

WHERE: Jungle Chalet, 37 Innes Road (Cnr Valleyview Crescent), Greenwich
WHEN: Saturday 10 September, 5:30pm – 9:00pm
COST: Adults $12, secondary pupils $6, children under 12 $4, families $25, healthcare card holder families $20, toddlers free
Don Murchison, 9906 2350, [email protected] or www.comedyspecialists.com.au/Art.html


Coffee Carnevale

Celebrate Lane Cove’s coffee culture with this popular annual event!

Free activities, performances and art will bring the fun and flair of global coffee culture to life in Lane Cove Plaza.

Don’t want to be part of the hustle and bustle? Sneak away for a coffee at one of the 20+ participating shops across Lane Cove.

WHERE: Lane Cove Plaza
WHEN: Saturday 10 September, 10:00am – 3:00pm
COST: Free
ENQUIRIES: Cultural Development Team, [email protected]

coffee carnevale

Celebrate Your Own Edible Garden

Want to start your own edible garden but think you don’t have the space or the time? Small garden specialist  and author of the bestselling books ‘The Edible Balcony’ and ‘The Edible City’, Indira Naidoo, is coming to Lane Cove to show you how to start your own veggie patch. No space is too small; no gardener too inexperienced.
Indira’s garden talk and workshop will be crammed with planting advice and pest control tips. She’ll also share some of her delicious recipes.

WHERE: Lane Cove Civic Centre
WHEN: 17 August  6:30pm – 8:30pm
COST: Free
ENQUIRIES: Cultural Development Team, [email protected]
Bookings essential, visit www.lanecove.nsw.gov.au/greenevents


indira naidoo

Poets and Painters En Plein Air with Devonshire Tea

Bring the whole family to watch local artists paint and listen to the latest works from our local poets.

Carisbrook’s beautiful springtime gardens are the perfect backdrop and Devonshire teas will be on sale in the courtyard.  Who does not love scones and jam!!!!

WHERE: Carisbrook Historic House, 334 Burns Bay Road, Lane Cove
Carpark entry via Waterview Drive
WHEN: Sunday 11 September, 12:00pm – 4:00pm
COST: Adults $8, Concession $6, Family $20

ENQUIRIES AND BOOKINGS: Terry Eakin, 9428 1364 or www.trybooking.com/MBQV


Carisbrook House Lane Cove

Lane Cove Fun Run

The Lane Cove Fun Run will be held on Father’s Day this year.  Fun for the whole family. What a great way to celebrate Father’s Day.  The event is being organised by Lane Cove Public School P&C. It is hoped that this event will become an annual event.  You can choose to enter either the 2km LONGueville Dash (8:30am) or the 5km event (7:30am). The organisers are encouraging all participants to enter into the FUN of the event, dress up, get your kids to dress up and dress up those strollers!  The run will take you through scenic Longueville and the roads will be closed.

lane cove community fun run

Teddy Bear’s Pyjama Storytime

Celebrate the joy of reading in our special night time storytime. Wear your pyjamas and bring your teddy!

WHEN & WHERE: Lane Cove Library, Thursday 15 September, 6:00pm – 7:00pm
COST: Free
BOOKINGS AND ENQUIRIES: Lane Cove Library, 9911 3634 or [email protected]



Bollywood Dancing Performance and Workshop

Join Monsuun Bollywood dancers for a colourful and vibrant performance, complete with live
drummers. Simply enjoy the show, or make the most of the opportunity by booking in to learn some catchy Bollywood moves and joining the performers in a workshop. The dancing workshop is suitable for anyone 8 years or older and will run from 12:45pm – 1:30pm.

WHERE: Lane Cove Plaza
WHEN: Saturday 24 September, 12:00pm – 1:30pm
COST: Free
Make an online booking

ENQUIRIES: Cultural Development Team, 9911 3596 or [email protected]


Charity Pro Am Lane Cove Golf Club

Join the Lane Cove Golf Club for the annual Charity Pro Am Golf Tournament, open to amateurs, where Lane Cove locals are encouraged to mix with international professional golfers.

WHERE: Lane Cove Country Club, 180 River Road, Northwood
WHEN: Wednesday 21 September, all day
COST: Competitors $70, spectators free (proceeds go towards Lane Cove and North Side Community Services)
BOOKINGS AND ENQUIRIES: Kent Lipman, 9427 6631 or [email protected]

LCCC fairway golf

Lane Cove Village Fair

The Lane Cove Village Fair 2016 is on 9th October 206.  It will be a day full of fun, music, stalls, rides, food and activities for all the family. Come and enjoy the Fair and help raise funds for the Rotary Club of Lane Cove projects both locally and abroad.    More details will be released soon but read about all of last year’s activities here.

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