Events

There's always something happening in the Kiama area, which includes Gerringong, Gerroa, Jamberoo and Minnamurra..


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Our Events Calendar is full of family-friendly festivals, art exhibits, concerts, expos, community events and so much more! If you would like to let us know of an upcoming event, or simply to obtain more information, contact us.

Please note that event details are subject to change and we recommend visiting event websites to verify information in advance.

May Gibbs Travelling Exhibition @ Kiama Library

24/05/2019 - 07/06/2019 @ From 10:30 AM Kiama NSW

It's 100 years since May Gibbs' adorable characters found their way into the homes and hearts of Australians, and Kiama Library is celebrating with a travelling display from the State Library of NSW featuring May Gibbs' iconic artwork.  Come along to the library between May 24 - June 7 to learn about the artist and her stories.   We will also be having special May Gibbs themed story times on May 29 at Kiama and June 6 at Gerringong (both at 10.30am).

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High Tea @ Mercure Resort Gerringong

06/04/2019 - 04/01/2020 @ 12:00 PM – 03:00 PM Gerringong NSW

Enjoy a sweet selection of sweet and savoury tarts topped off with a glass of bubbles! Held on the first Saturday of each month from 12 - 3pm. Bookings essential! $42 per person.

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Kiama Arts Trail

06/04/2019 - 31/07/2019 @ 10:00 AM – 04:00 PM Kiama NSW

The Kiama Arts Trail takes you through some of the most picturesque countryside in Australia, where you can visit award winning artists' studios, galleries and cafes. Entry to each of the venues is free. Visit award winning artists at work and take a peek into their studios, view demonstrations, enjoy diverse galleries, taste test the cafes and enjoy some of the most spectacular coastal scenery in Australia. The Kiama Arts Trail is open the first weekend of each month - 10am - 4pm, and other times by appointment. Ron Knott Studio : 19 Kiarama Ave, Kiama DownsThe Art of Helen Pain : 51 Collins St, Kiama Aspiration Images - Bob Shaw : 1A Colley Dr, KiamaRose Jewellery Designs - Liz Shaw : 1A Colley Dr, KiamaCedar Ridge Studio - Robyn Sharp : 287 Free Selectors Rd, Foxground

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Music in the Park

02/06/2019 @ 01:00 PM – 04:00 PM Kiama NSW

Music in the Park is a free, family friendly, community monthly event, funded by Kiama Council and organised by Kiama Jazz and Blues Club.  Held in Hindmarsh Park, Kiama on the first Sunday of the month between May and Nov (inclusive) between 1.00pm and 4.00pm, Music in the Park is an afternoon of music fun in the sun. Bring a picnic, bring the kids, bring a friend and see a line up of Kiama based musicians sharing their talents within their our local community.Please note this event is weather dependent and may be cancelled due to rain or extreme weather events.

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Kiama Farmers Market

02/01/2019 - 06/05/2020 @ 2-5pm in Winter (Apr to Oct) & 3-6pm in Summer (Oct to Apr) Kiama NSW

The Kiama Farmers' Market runs every Wednesday. Please note that the times vary 3-6pm in summer (October to April) & 2-5pm in Winter (April to October). Stock up on fresh fruit and veggies, eggs, bread, honey, jams and chilli sauces. Lots of tasty things to eat and buy.

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KLC Country Gold - Kiama Loves Country Music Festival

07/06/2019 - 10/06/2019 @ All Day Event Kiama NSW Various Venues - Kiama

Bringing Australian Country Music to the scenic and beautiful Kiama region, where the Country meets the Sea. Come see the sights and enjoy a weekend of Country Music by some of Australia's most laureated country musicians with a string of multiple Golden Guitars, CMC and various award winners including Amber Lawrence and Luke O'Shea, plus 2018's CMC Female Artist of the Year 2018 and 2017 Female Artist Golden Guitar Winner Christie Lamb. Enjoy local surrounds, incredible cafes and restaurants, boutique shopping, Pubs, Clubs and Accommodation, plus a jam packed country music program. Kiama Loves Country! For more information: http://www.klccountrygold.com

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Winter Wine Festival @ Crooked River Wines

08/06/2019 - 09/06/2019 @ From 10:00 AM Gerringong NSW

Join us for the BEST weekend of the year – The Winter Wine Festival weekend, at the largest winery on the South Coast of NSW! Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th of June. This year we are celebrating 21 years in business and have some exciting plans for celebrating all things Crooked River Wines! Live music; Bar-b-q; Wine tastings; Multiple outdoor bars;Uncle Joe's Craft Beer; Face Painting and much more.Kids under 15 free!FREE Parking (extremely limited –public transportation and local taxi services are strongly recommended) Onsite accommodation available (more details coming soon!) Limited First Release General Admission Tickets on sale for just $25! Additional tickets to be released once these go! We anticipate this event to sell out quickly! Grab your tickets ASAP! Book our Wine & Cheese Package Bundle and SAVE! Package is just $110 Premium Passes available for just $119 per person Go to website to book.

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2019 Kiama Red Cross Fun Run

09/06/2019 @ 7.30am start for the 21km course, 9am for the 9km & 5km course Kiama NSW Start line location differs depending on the distance selected

Tickets can be purchased via this website. They can also be made on the day at the starting points, however you will need to arrive early.  The 21.1km course for keen runners only starts at 7:30am Coronation Park at Surf Beach Kiama. The 9km course for walkers & runners starts at 9am at James Oates Reserve Minnamurra. The 5km course for walkers & runners starts at 9am at Bombo North car park. The finishing point for all entrants is Surf Beach, Kiama. Bring your dog along (with a leash) to join in the fun on the 9km or 5km courses. Strollers also welcome. Water will be provided along the way. Download the Fun Run Map here. *** Registration costs: 21.1km run - $50 per entrant 9km / 5km run or walk - Adult $20, Children $10, Family (2 Adults plus children) $50. All proceeds go to Kiama Red Cross and the work of the Red Cross worldwide. *** PLEASE NOTE: The timer for the 2019 Kiama Fun Run will start at 7:30am for the 21.1km course. If you start at Bombo or Minnamurra you will be starting at 9.00am. Therefore the clock will show a time of 1 1/2 hours more than your actual time. This is a FUN RUN and we hope you understand that the timer is only an indicator of your time. Photographers may be present at the Fun Run. If you do not wish for your photo to be used, please notify an organiser before or on the day. Volunteers Needed - if you are interested in volunteering for this event between 7am - 10am, please contact Judi O'Brien via email: judi_obrien@hotmail.com Please note: Registrations close on this website and at the Kiama Visitors Centre at 5pm on Friday 8th June. Registrations after this time will ONLY be accepted at the starting points. CASH ONLY will be accepted at the starting points - make sure you arrive in plenty of time before the start. No refunds on registrations. If you are unable to attend your donation is gratefully appreciated. Please click here to register for the event

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Kiama Seaside Market June Long Weekend

09/06/2019 @ 09:00 AM – 03:00 PM Kiama Harbour NSW

This is an additional day for the popular seaside craft market so enjoy the day in beautiful Kiama and browse through the great array of stalls.  Inspect the country craft, artisan and antique ware on display, as well as bric-a-brac, collectibles, plants and beautiful homemade items. A great shopping experience for the whole family, right in the heart of Kiama. Definitely worth a visit!

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Art In The Park

14/04/2019 - 09/02/2020 @ From 08:30 AM Kiama NSW

Art in the park showcases local works created by local artists, held on the 2nd Sunday of each month (weather permitting). Artists are on hand working on new paintings and are available to answer questions.

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Kiama Coastal Classic

15/06/2019 @ 09:00 AM – 02:00 PM Kiama NSW Event Central - Coronation Park, Surf Beach, Kiama

We’re looking forward to the 4th year of The Kiama Coastal Classic. Held right in the heart of the running season, giving runners of all ages and abilities the perfect lead up event to other major events or as an opportunity to enjoy themselves among friends and family.  ALL NEW distances to suit all levels of age and fitness. Each section of this incredible run will keep runners, joggers and walkers mesmerised, taking in the coastal vista and South Coast icons including Werri and Kiama Beaches, with rolling green hills on one side and rugged coastline on the other. The running festival boasts three race distances; 2 kilometre bolt, 12 kilometre one way classic and the main event, the 21 kilometre Kiama Coastal Classic.  The 21km and 2km events are out and back while the 12km run/ walk is a point to point all taking in the breathtaking view of the coastline.  The finish line for all three distances is at Kiama Surf Club (Coronation Park) where there will be an onsite expo and prize giveaways. All race distances will receive a finishers medal on completion of your run or walk. We pay respect to our ancestral elders, for their spirits still walk this land. To register and for further information go to the website https://www.eliteenergy.com.au/event/kiama-coastal-classic/ Kiama to Gerringong shuttle bus will be available from Kiama to Gerringong to allow 12km athletes to finish at Coronation Park on race completion. Bus tickets are available for purchase when registering ($10), bus times will be sent out prior to the event.

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Gerringong Village Markets

16/03/2019 - 31/12/2019 @ 08:30 AM – 01:30 PM Gerringong NSW

Gerringong Village Markets held on the 3rd Saturday of every month 8.30am - 1.30pm inside the Town Hall & neighbouring Old School Park, Fern Street, Gerringong.Organised by the Rotary Club there is a great variety of market stalls as well as hot food and coffee & something of interest for all ages.Rotary supporting our local community! A quality and social community local event.  Look forward to seeing you there. Visit Website for more information.

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Kiama Stingray Show

27/01/2019 - 19/01/2020 @ 10:00 AM – 10:20 AM Kiama NSW

Come along to the String Ray show  on the 3rd Sunday morning of each month  in conjunction with Kiama Seaside Markets  at 10.00am to the Boat Ramp at Kiama Harbour. Darren from Into the Wild Nature Tours will present the Kiama Stingray Show. Enjoy the fascinating insight into these amazing creatures. Please note: On the rare occasion the show does not go ahead. For more information please contact the Kiama Visitors Centre on 02 4232 3322.

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Kiama Seaside Markets

17/03/2019 - 16/02/2020 @ 09:00 AM – 03:00 PM Kiama NSW

Kiama Seaside Markets are held the third Sunday of every month and on occasional public holidays. Extra markets are usually held in April & June and again in January. Spend the day in beautiful Kiama and browse through the popular seaside craft market. Inspect the array of country craft, artisan and antique ware on display, as well as bric-a-brac, collectibles, plants and beautiful homemade items. A great shopping experience for the whole family, right in the heart of Kiama. Definitely worth a visit!

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Silver Jewellery Workshop

22/06/2019 @ 10:00 AM – 04:30 PM Kiama NSW

Come along and learn the art of silver jewellery making. In this weekend workshop you will learn how to make simple designs using recycled silver. You will have the opportunity to make two beautiful pieces of jewellery, designed by you, from a choice of earrings or pendants. Magdalena will supply you with an abundance of ideas and inspiration for your designs, and guide you through each step of the process. This workshop is suitable for beginners who wish to explore and learn all about Silver Jewellery making. Date: Saturday 22nd June 2019 Time: 10am - 4.30pmWhere: Kiama, NSWCost: $240 per person, includes all materials and morning and afternoon tea

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Kiama Makers & Growers Market

25/05/2019 - 04/07/2020 @ 09:00 AM – 02:00 PM Kiama NSW

Over 50 markets stalls including face painting and jumping castle for the kids. A Make It, Bake It, Grow It, Sew It market featuring beautiful hand-made, home-grown goods, craft and produce plus live acoustic music. Plenty to discover each month including children's & designer adult clothing, hand-made soap and skin care, beautiful art work and fine art cards, items for your home and eco-friendly products. Stock up on fresh fruit and veggies, plants, eggs, spices, honey, jams, chilli sauces and olives. Enjoy lunch with us with freshly squeezed juices, hot food and coffee.  Daylight saving times are 9AM – 2PM and winter months are 10AM to 3PM

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William Patino 'Sunset to Stars' Photography Workshop

29/06/2019 @ 10:00 AM – 10:00 AM Kiama NSW

This sunset and night photography workshop is one of William Pattino's signatures, and is the perfect opportunity to understand your camera and learn how to take beautiful landscape photos. In a small group, beginning at Cathedral Rocks in Kiama, the fundamentals will be covered from the ground up - the basics of the exposure triangle, focussing, using a tripod, long exposures, hand-held shooting, manual-mode, understanding composition and more. This is a laid back learning environment out in the field where William is able to answer all your questions and also work with you one-on-one.  After going over the theory side of things photos will capture the sunset by the striking sea stacks at Cathedral Rocks and the magnificent and mysterious Bombo Quarry to learn about night photography and photographing the stars. Throughout the evening William will be sharing his own personal photography and processing techniques, addressing your individual goals and equipping you with the skills and motivation to get the most out of photography for the rest of your life!

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Gerringong Music Club presents Great Southern Tour Stars of the Future

30/06/2019 @ From 02:00 PM Gerringong NSW

David Miller brings the best of hist ensemble students from Sydney Conservatorium on his Great Southern Tour. Tickets $25 at the door. (Doors open at 1.30pm) Free for members, children and students.  Afternoon tea provided. 

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Jamberoo Village Market

27/01/2019 - 30/06/2019 @ 09:00 AM – 02:00 PM Jamberoo NSW

Come and join us on the last Sunday of each month in Reid Park in the lovely village of Jamberoo just inland of Kiama on the South coast of New South Wales. We have craft and bric-a-brac, new goods and used, ladies clothes and babies wear, books and jewellery, wood craft and wonderful food stalls, garden statues and veggies. Something for everybody. Join us as a customer, a visitor or a participant. Contact Vivienne on 0402 101 343 for enquiries on becoming part of the fun.

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