Top Events in Bondi for 2020 You Can’t Miss
Bondi Beach is a world-famous beach suburb in Sydney. Since this is a top tourist destination, it is home to a variety of events and festivals held throughout the year. These events come in various shapes and sizes so there is something to look forward to, regardless of your hobbies or interests. Whether you want to see something creative, get free stuff, or learn something new, head to Sydney’s iconic beach for fun and frolic this year.
Looking for something to do in Bondi Beach? Make a note of the top events in Bondi for 2020 you cannot miss.
Australia Day BBQ
When: January 26, 2020 (6PM-8PM)
Australia Day is celebrated every 26th of January. This annual event is one of the major events to kick off the year. It is also a great way to showcase Australian pride within the Bondi Beach community. There are plenty of Australia Day events held throughout Sydney or near Bondi Beach. But if you prefer to stay within the beach community area, this event is a must-see. There will be a BBQ held at the courtyard of the Bondi Beach Astra Retirement Village. You will be partaking in a feast of Australian food and drinks and anything else that screams Aussie spirit!
Keep Bondi Beautiful
When: February 16, 2020 (9AM-1PM)
Held at Bondi Beach Park, Keep Bondi Beautiful is one of the most exciting events to look forward to in 2020. At Bondi Park, locals and tourists alike gather for a morning of fun summer activities at the beach. Among these activities are beach clean-up drive, plastic micro-factory, and live music. There will also be lots of entertainment in store such as in the form of the Roving Theatre. You are guaranteed to enjoy great laughs and other summer fun.
This event bans single-use plastic. All participants are encouraged to bring their own water bottles or reusable cups.
Bondi Beach Latin American Festival 2020
When: March 15, 2020 (12PM-8PM)
This event is held at Bondi Pavilion with tickets starting at 100 AUD. This is a much-loved festival in Bondi Beach and is therefore one of the top events in Bondi for 2020. This festival immerses you into the world of Latin America as you indulge in all the flavors, sights, sounds, and rhythm that the culture has to offer. There are plenty of market-style stalls that are built on the grounds of the Bondi Pavilion. You can check them out to sample sizzling Latin American flavors while being serenaded to the beats of Latin music played by the DJs.
Ocean Lovers Festival 2020
When: March 18-22, 2020
Another one of the major events in Bondi for 2020 is the Ocean Lovers Festival, which will be held in Bondi Pavilion. This year’s will be the second installment of this annual event. It will run for five days and is presented by Volvo. This event will offer days of entertainment and events that put a focus on scientific innovations that benefit the ocean.
Be in awe by the pool installation at the world-famous Bondi Icebergs, which is a creation of the Sydney Institute of Marine Science. It showcases the ocean conservation projects being done to preserve the underwater life. There is also a Festival Hub over the weekend of the said event, which is all about a showcase of music, art, food, and films.
Climate: Down Under Festival
When: June 6, 2020 (8AM-8PM)
This is another socially and environmentally conscious festival that is worth visiting when you are in Bondi Beach for winter. This festival/event is an initiative to promote awareness of the ocean and local climate. The goal of the festival is to educate the young people about the importance of preserving the ocean and nature. There are a ton of festive and creative activities in store over this one-day event. It is a fantastic event to attend for both young people and adults alike, especially those who would like to extend their efforts at environmental preservation.
Taste of Coogee Food and Wine Festival 2020
When: September 5-6, 2020
Consider yourself a foodie? If yes, then this is one of the top events in the greater Bondi area for 2020 to mark on your calendar. Held at the Coogee Oval, this festival aims to celebrate the taste of the local Coogee cuisine. All of the best restaurants in Sydney are participating in the said festival with their flagship dishes to offer. There is also a wide selection of local wines and beers to complement the amazing flavors of Coogee. This event is one of the most festive spring festivals for the food and wine lovers.