Events

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New South Wales

 

Port Sydney

  • Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race – 26 December
  • Sydney New Year’s Eve – 31 December
  • Australia Day – 26 January
  • Sydney Festival – January
  • Sydney Mardi Gras – February/ March
  • Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour – April
  • Vivid Sydney – May/June
  • Sydney International Arts Series – November – April
 

Port Newcastle

  • Newcastle’s Australia Day National Maritime Festival – 26 January
  • Surfest Newcastle Australia – February
  • Hunter Valley Food and Wine Month – June
 

Port Eden


Events website www.sydney.com/events

 

South Australia

 

Port Port Lincoln

  • Tunarama Festival – January annually
 

Port Adelaide

  • Tour Down Under – January annually
  • Adelaide Fringe Festival – late February – mid March annually
 

Events website: www.events.southaustralia.com

 

Victoria

 
  • Melbourne Cup/Spring Racing Carnival 31 Oct - 7 Nov 2015
  • Australian Open Tennis 18-31 January 2016
  • Australian Grand Prix March 2016
  • Melbourne Food and Wine Festival March 2016
 

Events Website www.visitmelbourne.com/events

 

Northern Territory

 

Port Darwin

  • Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards – 14 Aug – 1 Nov 2015
  • Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair 7-9 August 2015
  • Bombing of Darwin Anniversary Memorial Ceremony – 19 Feb 2016
  • Parap Markets – every Saturday, 8am-2pm
  • Mindil Beach Sunset Markets – Apr-Oct, Thurs and Sun, 5pm - late
  • Darwin Blues Festival – 27 Jun 2015
  • Darwin Festival – 6-23 Aug 2015
 

Events website www.travelnt.com/en/festivalsnt

 

Tasmania

 
  • Salamanca Market – Hobart, Saturday year-round
  • Dark MOFO – Hobart, 10-22 June 2015
  • Tasmanian Craft Fair – Deloraine, 30 October – 2 November 2015
  • The Taste – Hobart, 28 December 2015 – 3 January 2016
  • MOFO – Hobart, January 2016
 

Events website: www.discovertasmania.com.au/what-to-do/events

 

Queensland

 

Port Brisbane

  • Brisbane International Tennis – January annually
  • Magic Millions Race Carnival – Gold Coast, January 2016
  • Airlie Beach Race Week 7 to 14 August 2015
  • Airlie Beach Music Festival November 2015
  • Whitsunday Reef Festival 31 July to 8 August 2015
 

Port Cairns

  • Cairns Chinese New Year celebrations – Late January/early February 2016
 

Events website www.queensland.com/events