Night Noodle Markets
Don’t run, RAMEN to the Hyde Park Noodle Markets! Over 40 stalls will plant their roots in the central Sydney park hawking Asian culinary delights. Note that it’s a cash-free, EFTPOS only event. No one saw that on the cards.
5pm, 6-23 Oct | Hyde Park | More info
Hidden: A Rookwood Sculpture Walk
You’d be dead stupid to miss this. Australia’s largest cemetery hosts an exhibition of skullptures among the headstones. It’s a walk that’ll really put the fun in funeral.
Until 23 Sept | Rookwood Cemetery | More info
Makers and Shakers Market
Stocking strictly ethically produced wares, like Goat Milk Gelato (you goatta be kidding me (that’s a double pun if you think about it)) and comic-book themed jewellery, this market will satisfy anyone’s need for morally-made kitsch.
15 Oct | 303 Marrickville Road, Marrickville | More info
If you’re a vego who’s stuck between a rock and a hungry place every time you visit the Hard Rock Cafe, for this month only a selection of 100% vegetarian delights will be available on the menu.
Throughout Oct | Hard Rock Cafe, Darling Harbour | More info
Wildlife Photographer of the Year
Komodo Drag-on your friends to this year’s photo exhibition showcasing the best in global animal photography. With stunning images from Antarctica to Africa, the finalists will drive you wild.
Until 23 October | Australian National Maritime Museum | More info
Word Mental Health Day
These guys came with a pun prepared. On 10/10, take a break and ask yourself – and the people around you – how you’re feeling on a scale of 1 to 10. The day is aimed at increasing awareness of mental health and encouraging people to seek help.
10 Oct | More info here