Jazz Jam & Games Night at The 505
280 Cleveland St, Surry Hills
An assorted selection of board games are scattered across each of the dimly lit tables of Sydney’s coziest jazz bar, with smooth tunes being played for you by regulars and guests. Sound like a perfect Monday? Pop over to Surry Hills for an intimate game of Scrabble.
Film Screening: This Changes Everything
107 Projects, 107 Redfern St
The extraordinary cinematography of documentary This Changes Everything is a vehicle of empowerment rather than fear, acts as a call to action to get serious on climate change. Pop down to 107 early for wine and snacks.
First screening at 7pm, and second screening at 9pm.
Word in Hand End-Of-Year Open Mike
The Friend In Hand Hotel, Glebe
Sydney’s premier poetry and spoken word event is hosting is eighth (!) End of Year party at the Friend In Hand Hotel, Glebe. Amateurs and newcomers welcome to have a crack.
Goodspace Gallery, above The Lord Gladstone, Chippendale
Presented by Lucky 35 and Goodspace, an array of young Sydney-based photographers and artists that are passionate about keeping film alive will be showcasing their work for one night only!
Gelato Messina In Your Kitchen
Gelato Messina HQ, 58 Mentmore Ave, Rosebery
One of Sydney’s biggest culinary draw cards is undoubtedly Gelato Messina, and this Wednesday they’ll be bestowing some lucky learners with the tricks of the trade. Learn how to make an ice cream sandwich, banana split, and the perfect honey caramel sauce – and even better you get to eat all of your creations!
Moneys? $120 available at http://www.work-shop.com.au/event/gelato-messina-in-your-kitchen/. Bookings essential.
The Chippendale Hotel, 87-91 Abercrombie St, Sydney
Vice’s THUMP presents their final shindig of 2015, with a little help from Clique, Strict Face, Thomas William and Melt Unit. As usual with Vice parties, this bad boy is free, just RSVP at http://party.vice.com/thump