Events, Festivals & Things To Do press releases

Performers and buskers have an opportunity to showcase their talents to a large crowd every Saturday

Performers and buskers wanted

Published on Tuesday, 31st October 2017

Performers and buskers have an opportunity to showcase their talents to a large crowd every Saturday.

  • There’s only a few more sleeps until Fairfield's renowned street party Culinary Carnivale hits town
this Saturday (21 October) from 11am – 4pm.

    Join the fiesta at Culinary Carnivale

    Published on Monday, 16th October 2017

    There’s only a few more sleeps until Fairfield's renowned street party Culinary Carnivale hits town this Saturday (21 October) from 11am – 4pm.

  • For those who love a barbecue, Fairfield City Council’s 7th annual Spanish and Latin American street party, Culinary Carnivale, has a feast in store for you on Saturday 21 October.

    Mouth-watering menu at Culinary Carnivale

    Published on Thursday, 5th October 2017

    For those who love a barbecue, Fairfield City Council’s 7th annual Spanish and Latin American street party, Culinary Carnivale, has a feast in store for you on Saturday 21 October.

  • Water slides at Aquatopia

    More rides, more fun coming to Aquatopia

    Published on Wednesday, 9th August 2017

    Fairfield City Council is planning an exciting new attraction for its popular Aquatopia water park.

  • Body image

    Right message for young women

    Published on Friday, 7th July 2017

    Fairfield City Libraries invites young women to attend a motivational workshop on 17 July, led by international author and speaker Marina Passalaris.

  • United Nations flag

    Fairfield City youth to influence United Nations

    Published on Thursday, 6th July 2017

    Fairfield City Council is inviting local youth to a free workshop with Australia’s United Nations Youth Representative Paige Burton.

  • Keep the kids busy during July school holidays

    Published on Friday, 16th June 2017

    Parents will be able to keep their children occupied and entertained with one of Fairfield City Council’s many July school holiday programs.

  • Shanasheel

    Iraqi-Australian community celebrations ahead

    Published on Monday, 17th April 2017

    Western Sydney’s Iraqi-Australian artist community will have works featured at Fairfield City Museum and Gallery as part of a new exhibition launching 13 May.

  • Anney Bounpraseuth artwork, Cabracadabra exhibition

    Cabracadabra alakazam, new exhibition illustrates knick-knack magic

    Published on Friday, 14th April 2017

    Fairfield City Museum and Gallery will soon launch a new exhibition that highlights the curiosities and colour of Cabramatta and Canley Vale’s iconic Asian discount stores.

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    Local communities celebrated

    Published on Thursday, 13th April 2017

    Fairfield City Museum and Gallery will celebrate two of Fairfield City’s largest communities at upcoming cultural events.

  • Mashd N Kutcher at Bring It On Festival 2017

    Bring It On! Festival major success

    Published on Monday, 10th April 2017

    Fairfield City Council’s Bring It On! Festival was a huge success on Sunday 9 April, with visitors to the largest National Youth Week program in NSW traveling from far and wide.

  • Young girl painting

    Keep kids busy these April school holidays

    Published on Friday, 24th March 2017

    Parents will be able to keep their children occupied and entertained with one of Fairfield City Council’s many April school holiday programs.

  • Bring It On DJ entertains the crowd during Youth Week.

    Youth Week provides activities for all

    Published on Thursday, 23rd March 2017

    Fairfield City Council will host an array of free activities for the youth community in celebration of National Youth Week, held between 31 March and 9 April.

  • Cultural bonanza celebrates City diversity

    Published on Wednesday, 15th March 2017

    The multicultural bonanza, Living Cultures Festival, returns to Fairfield City Museum and Gallery on 25 March, showcasing Fairfield as one of the most diverse cities in Australia.

  • Festival Ambassador highlights education and volunteering benefits

    Published on Monday, 13th March 2017

    A Bring It On! Festival Ambassador says Fairfield City Council’s major Youth Week event is leading the support of youth development.

  • Plenty to do during Seniors Week

    Published on Thursday, 23rd February 2017

    Seniors can take part in a number of engaging programs and activities hosted by Fairfield City Council during Seniors Week, between 3 and 12 March 2017.

  • In Stereo are just one of the great acts performing at Bring It On Festival

    Bring It On! Festival secures amazing youth talent

    Published on Wednesday, 22nd February 2017

    Fairfield City Council has secured an impressive line-up of young Australian talent for NSW’s largest Youth Week event, Bring It On! Festival.

  • Calling all fitness lovers – new Obstacle Course at Fairfield Park

    Published on Tuesday, 20th December 2016

    Fitness lovers and those wanting to enjoy the outdoors will love the new Obstacle Course and treetop walk created by Fairfield City Council at the Fairfield Park precinct.

  • Christmas festivities light up Fairfield

    Published on Thursday, 17th November 2016

    Christmas is just around the corner, so to get residents in the Christmas spirit Fairfield City Council has planned a host of fun activities throughout Fairfield City.

  • Illuminate tickets now available

    Published on Monday, 7th November 2016

    Ignite your New Year’s Eve celebrations at Calmsley Hill City Farm this year with a spectacular fireworks show and loads of entertainment.

  • Celebrate all that is grand about grandparents

    Published on Wednesday, 26th October 2016

    Fairfield City Council is encouraging all grandparents, their children and grandchildren to come and enjoy free family fun activities at Council’s Grandparents Day event on Sunday 6 November.

  • The 10m Asado barbecue.

    Mouth-watering menu at Culinary Carnivale

    Published on Friday, 7th October 2016

    For those who love a barbecue, Fairfield City Council’s 6th annual Spanish and Latin American street party, Culinary Carnivale, has a feast in store on Saturday 22 October.

  • Aquatopia opening set to beat the heat

    Published on Tuesday, 27th September 2016

    Summer is just around the corner, but Fairfield City residents can keep cool from 26 November at the exciting new Aquatopia Water Park.

  • 2016 Fairfield City Australia Day Ambassador Alex Jones.

    2016 Australia Day Ambassador named

    Published on Wednesday, 13th January 2016

    Alex Jones - Australian performer, director, Auslan interpreter and ambassador for people with hearing difficulties – is Fairfield City Council’s Australia Day Ambassador for 2016.

  • Fairfield City looks skyward for Illuminate

    Published on Monday, 4th January 2016

    Fairfield City was illuminated on New Year’s Eve as South West Sydney came together to witness one of the biggest fireworks display the region has seen.

  • New Year’s Eve Fireworks to Illuminate Fairfield City

    Published on Tuesday, 3rd November 2015

    The biggest fireworks event South West Sydney has seen is coming to Fairfield this New Year’s Eve as 11 sites across the local government area simultaneously launch fireworks at 9pm.

  • Giant water slide fun at new water park

    Published on Wednesday, 21st October 2015

    Sky high fun is in store for the children of Fairfield as Fairfield City Council announces the third exciting element at its new water park.

  • Iraq On Film: An evening of film, music and art

    Published on Friday, 16th October 2015

    From animation and drama to documentary and comedy, immerse yourself in stories of strength, hope and survival at Iraq on Film.

  • Craft, clowns and Minions concert

    Published on Friday, 16th October 2015

    Fairfield City will throw an epic party for Children’s Week 2015. Whether your child is active, crafty or more of a book worm, there will be activities to interest all!

  • Book your tickets to Illuminate

    Published on Wednesday, 14th October 2015

    Families can now secure their place at Illuminate, Fairfield City Council’s inaugural New Year’s Eve celebration at Calmsley Hill City Farm from 4–9pm on 31 December 2015.

  • Celebrating our seniors for Grandparents Day

    Published on Wednesday, 7th October 2015

    Fairfield City will honour the incredible contribution of grandparents at a free event at Fairfield Adventure Park on Sunday 25 October from 11am to 2.30pm.

  • 8.2m Asado barbecue features at Culinary Carnivale

    Published on Wednesday, 7th October 2015

    If you love a good barbecue, then the 5th annual Spanish and Latin American street party, Culinary Carnivale, has a feast in store for you.

  • Fairfield Youth and Community Centre official opening

    Published on Tuesday, 6th October 2015

    The much anticipated, multi-million dollar Fairfield Youth and Community Centre will be officially opened by Fairfield City Council on Friday 9 October.

  • The Enviro Boot Camp held at Nalawala during the 2014 July school holidays.

    School Holidays in Fairfield City

    Published on Friday, 11th September 2015

    Holiday at home these school holidays and take advantage of the many amazing events and activities taking place in Fairfield City, including Fairfield City’s largest public event, Moon Festival 2015.

  • Endless fun in store at water park adventure land

    Published on Wednesday, 9th September 2015

    Fairfield City Council’s exciting new water park at Prairiewood is about to get its next show stopping element, set to bring hours of water play fun to the children of Fairfield City.

  • A Taste Of Asia – Open Air Food Fair

    Published on Wednesday, 9th September 2015

    Eat your way through the authentic, mouth-watering signature dishes of Cabramatta at Fairfield City Council’s inaugural A Taste of Asia open air food fair on Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 October.

  • Netball players

    Fairfield City – the place to play netball

    Published on Tuesday, 8th September 2015

    Fairfield City Council is celebrating (with Fairfield City District Netball Association) Fairfield City – the Place to Play Netball.

  • Urban pop star set to headline 2015 Cabramatta Moon Festival

    Published on Thursday, 3rd September 2015

    Fairfield City Council’s Cabramatta Moon Festival goers can expect a show stopping performance from Australia’s urban pop recording artist – Prinnie Stevens.

  • Fireworks

    Fairfield City gets Illuminated this New Year’s Eve

    Published on Wednesday, 12th August 2015

    Families across Fairfield City will be treated to a spectacular fireworks celebration this New Year’s Eve.

  • Mayor Frank Carbone and Youth Advisory Committee members with one of the Monster Trucks  that will be at Bring It On! Festival this year.

    Bring It On! kicks up a gear with Monster Truck

    Published on Tuesday, 14th April 2015

    The Bring It On! Festival 2015 will be more action packed than ever before with high octane monster truck rides being added to the entertainment line-up.

  • 2014 The X Factor winner Marlisa Punzalan

    Meet Marlisa at Bring It On!

    Published on Thursday, 2nd April 2015

    Fairfield City Council’s Bring It On! Festival is giving youth the opportunity to win a meet and greet experience with Marlisa Punzalan, winner of The X Factor 2014 as part of a massive prize pack.

  • Fairfield Adventure Park

    Sky high fun in store as Fairfield Adventure Park opens

    Published on Thursday, 2nd April 2015

    Children and families of Fairfield will have an exciting new play facility with the highly anticipated $1.5 million Fairfield Adventure Park opening next week.

  • 2014 The X Factor winner Marlisa Punzalan

    The X Factor winner to headline Bring It On! 2015

    Published on Friday, 20th March 2015

    Marlisa Punzalan was the youngest winner of The X Factor when she took the title in 2014.