2015’s ‘Splendour In The Grass’ Line-Up Is Announced!

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Australia’s annual Splendour In The Grass Festival is one of the cultural highlights of the year. Internationally renowned for its unique line-ups and iconic setting, the festival recently announced the names of those acts that will be performing at the …

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The 2015 Oz Comic-Con Season Is Finally Here!

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Fans of ‘geek culture’ should prepare themselves, because the 2015 Oz Comic-Con season has begun! The pop-culture event brings together the best of the comic and film worlds, while also capturing everything in between. This week, the Adelaide event began, …

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Sydney’s Vivid Festival Lineup Is Finally Announced!

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Each year, Sydney’s Vivid Festival wows audiences of every age and background imaginable. The festival is easily one of the cultural highlights of the year, offering locals and visitors the chance to engage with some of the most fascinating artists …

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Autumn Travels In New South Wales: The Best Places For An Off-Season Trip!

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As many travellers may already know, travelling Australia can be quite expensive. As  way of getting around this fact of life, many international travellers will often arrive in Australia during an off-season (not summer or in peak holiday periods). The …

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The 17th Annual Bago Grape Stomp!

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The Hastings Valley, in Northern New South Wales, hosts one of the state’s most charming events: the Bago Grape Stomp. At the seventeenth annual event, held this year at a winery near Wauchope, visitors and tourists are treated to a …

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Canberra Reflects On Nation’s Past With Prominent New Public Artwork!

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Canberra is a must-see Australian city. More than a simple political and social epicentre, Canberra is renowned for its wonderful cultural arts scene. From the ‘Skywhale’ to countless wonderful NGA exhibitions, Canberra is fast becoming a hot-spot for the arts …

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United Nations World Heritage Committee Considers Protecting The Great Barrier Reef

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One of Australia’s biggest tourism drawcards is the world renowned Great Barrier Reef. Every year, thousands of travellers make their way to the wondrous site, bringing in millions of dollars worth of revenues and bolstering the nation’s reputation as one …

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The 2015 Perth International Arts Festival Wrap-Up

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The Perth International Arts Festival has once again wrapped up, leaving thousands of revellers and visitors satisfied and wanting even more. With a solid reputation as Australia’s oldest international multi-arts event, the PIAF has been held every year since 1953 …

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The 2015 Adelaide Festival Is Finally Here!

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The Adelaide Festival is once again stunning crowds of locals and tourists. The 2015 Adelaide Festival kicked off last week, with a massive lights display drawing in a crowd of thousands. The huge outdoor party was a smashing success, proving …

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The 37th Annual Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade Hits Sydney!

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The 37th Annual Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade has once again enlivened the Sydney CBD, treating thousands of tourists and onlookers to the show of a lifetime. With a five-kilometre-long conga line of entertainment and pure joy, it …

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2015 Adelaide Fringe Festival

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Adelaide is an activity-filled, artsy capital city at the best of times. However, for one month each year the city simply bursts with a seemingly never-ending array of cultural activities, shows and exciting festivities. The Adelaide Fringe Festival 2015 takes place …

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Must Experience New Year’s Eve Celebrations for International Travellers

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Sydney’s New Year’s Eve celebration attracts over one billion viewers worldwide, securing it as one of the most extravagant and wonderful in the world. Visitors to our shores would already be aware of the incredible natural beauty our city has …

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Sydney New Year’s Eve Theme 2014 – Inspire

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This year the City of Sydney is asking New Year’s Eve celebrants one thing – what inspires you about Sydney? The upcoming New Year’s Eve celebration in Sydney will make locals and visitors, families and partyers alike, consider what it …

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World Leaders Focus on Australia

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This month sees several political leaders visiting our shores, most of who are here for the G20 Leaders’ Summit. The event provides political leaders a valuable opportunity to discuss diverse global economic issues and come together as one to help …

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Adelaide’s Feast Festival Is Finally Here!

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The annual Feast Festival is currently in full swing! This year’s Adelaide based festival looks set to be one of the biggest ever. The cultural event offers fifteen pulse-pounding days of queer arts and LGBT culture, running from November 15 …

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The Corroboree Sydney Celebrations Are Here!

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From the 20th to the 30th of November this year, Sydney will be coming alive will Corroboree Sydney celebrations! The event is designed to boost an understanding of Australia’s vibrant indigenous culture. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists, writers, musicians …

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The 2014 Newtown Festival Is Here!

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For travellers and residents alike, the Newtown Festival is one of the most vibrant and infectiously kooky social events of the year! Always a barrel of laughs, this year’s lineup looks set to thrill and surprise. In keeping with local …

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LGBT- Friendly Tourism Given A Boost In Australia!

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Australia has a long history of cultural open mindedness and fairness for all its citizens. Visitors and locals would know that Sydney’s LGBT scene is acknowledged as one of the best in the region, adding a vibrant dash of vitality …

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The ‘Blood Moon’ In Australia: Your Guide To The Amazing Astronomical Event!

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Star-gazing tourists will be flocking to Australia in droves for the kind of astrological event which only comes around once every few hundred years. On Wednesday night, Australia’s skies will be watched by keen eyes hoping to see the rare …

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Oktoberfest in Sydney!

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Oktoberfest is here! Not all of us can fork out the dollar bills to catch a plane to Germany. Luckily, there are plenty of events in Sydney that will satisfy our sausage feasting and beer-drinking needs. Finding the Oktoberfest Prince and Princess …

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