(Clearwisdom.net) The Granny Smith Festival was held in Eastwood on October 16, 2010, celebrating the spirit of freedom, equality and peace. Forty-two groups of various ethnicities participated in the festivity, which attracted nearly 20,000 spectators. Falun Gong practitioners' Divine Land Marching Band and waist drum troupe performed at the parade. They also presented an elegant decorated float.

Eastwood is the second largest satellite city in the north Sydney suburban area.