Category Archives: Arts & Entertainment

Go Blue

By | June 27, 2020

Blue Mountains City Council (BMCC), in partnership with Blue Mountains Tourism (BMT) and NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service (NPWS), have developed a destination marketing campaign to kick-start the local economy after bush fires and COVID-19. Aimed at families and couples, the campaign showcases the best the region has on offer: outdoor adventures, cosy hotels,… Read More »

Holiday Here This Year

By | January 23, 2020

AUSTRALIANS are being encouraged to throw their support behind Australia’s tourism industry in the wake of the devastating bushfires by holidaying in their own backyard. Tourism Australia’s Holiday Here This Year campaign launched today taps into the overwhelming goodwill and support for local communities impacted by the recent bushfires, by urging Australians to plan, book… Read More »

Blue Mountains Theatre Presents THE SAPPHIRES

By | September 24, 2019

Written and Directed by Tony Briggs  Saturday 4 April, 8pm & Sunday 5 April, 2pm The Sapphires is a multi-award winning musical play based on the remarkable true story of writer Tony Briggs’ mother.  This uplifting Australian classic – full of comedy, heart and romance, together with unbeatable soul music – will stay with you for… Read More »

What’s on in the Greater Blue Mountains’ region

By | January 27, 2019

USE your free Ask Roz Blue Mountains app, to find great things to see and do in the greater Blue Mountains region. Below are some links you may find useful on a daily basis. See what’s on, check the weather, read all local newspapers and listen to 2LT.  What’s on TODAY What’s on TOMORROW Rainy Day – Wheelchair FriendlyExhibitions – MarketsSwimming Spots – Hot… Read More »

Blue Mountains Roaring 20’s and All That Jazz Festival 2017

By | February 3, 2017

Relive the 1920’s golden age of extravagant balls, decadent high teas, vintage vehicles, period comedies and swingin’ music at The Blue Mountains’ Roaring 20’s and all that Jazz Festival in February 2017. Use your Ask Roz Blue Mountains app to find all Roaring 20’s Events •Advanced Search  •Roaring 20’s  OR click link below for a full… Read More »

Now you can really Ask Roz 24/7

By | August 26, 2015

If you’re looking for some personal recommendations for a great place to eat, stay or shop or maybe something special to do this weekend then try our new service Ask Roz Q&A. Now you can literally “Ask Roz” about events, your plans or maybe you need some help with the website or your Ask Roz… Read More »

Poetry in the mountains is successfully slammed

By | June 22, 2015

The funky surroundings of the Katoomba Library and the offbeat vibe of the Australian Poetry Slam continue to be a perfect partnership. This year’s event, which was held on Thursday 18 June, attracted over 80 people and was hosted by the charismatic 2014 Slam Champ, Zohab Zee Khan – didgeridoo player, harmonica beat-boxer and hip-hop… Read More »

Outdoor street Art Gallery Opens in the Blue Mountains

By | June 10, 2015

“People speak of the ‘graffiti problem’, but you don’t hear many people talk about the ‘street art blessing’, yet in our opinion that is exactly what it is!”  Jarrod Wheatley, founder of Street Art Murals Australia (SAMA) On Saturday the 20th of June, Street Art Murals Australia, in partnership with the Blue Mountains Culture Centre will… Read More »

Head in the clouds glimpse of an artist

By | May 14, 2015

Head in the Clouds, Glimpse of an Artist’ is a collaboration between 5 photographers to produce diverse and creative portraits of Blue Mountains based artists. The main street of Katoomba will be brought to life, lined with huge portraits printed on street banners. Blue Mountains Cultural Centre until 3rd June 2015. http://www.askroz.com.au/event_detail/index/head-in-the-clouds-glimpse-of-an-artist To find great… Read More »