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The region's favourite outdoor cinema returns to Maitland and Lake Mac

It’s been three years since the last Cinema Under the Stars popped up. It’s been a long time between films, and now we can share the exciting news that the outdoor cinema event is BACK!

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Once again, you can expect a jam packed evening of family-friendly fun, with the free event offering local live music, activities for the kids, roving acts, and of course the feature film - Sing 2 (PG, 2021).

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Kate Hallams, Branch Manager – Warners Bay said, 

“Cinema Under the Stars is an annual tradition, it’s a date families mark on their calendars and look forward to all summer.”

After three years of Covid-enforced hibernation, there was palpable excitement to be bringing Cinema Under the Stars back. Maitland Branch Manager Janelle O’Brien said,

“Sitting together in the open air, sharing a laugh and relaxing to a great flick is just about the best way to spend a sunny evening.”

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Be sure to lock in the dates below, pack a picnic, bring the whole family, and get there early to get a good picnic spot. Then you can sit back and enjoy all the fabulous, fun, free events and activities that help make Cinema Under the Stars the awesome night that it is.

Cinema Under the Stars will be making its way up and down the east coast, check out the schedule below. 

17-Feb-23, Forster, The Tanks (Bicentennial Park): Sing 2 (2021) 
18-Feb-23, Port Macquarie, Westport Park: Sing 2 (2021) 
24-Feb-23, Tamworth, Bicentennial Park: Sing 2 (2021) 
25-Feb-23, Armidale, Civic Park: Sing 2 (2021) 
3-Mar-23, Maitland, Maitland Showground: Sing 2 (2021) 
4-Mar-23, Lake Mac, Speers Point Park: Sing 2 (2021)
14-Apr-23, Lismore, Nesbitt Park, South Lismore: Sing 2 (2021) 
15-Apr-23, Coffs Harbour, Coffs Harbour Showground: Sing 2 (2021) 

For more information visit newcastlepermanent.com.au/cinema