Events

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New South Wales

 

Wollongong

  • Super League on Tour - February
  • Crafted Live: Craft Beer & BBQ Festival - Easter Long Weekend
  • Wollongong Triathlon Festival - March
  • Spiegeltent Wollongong - April
  • Wollongong Fringe Festival - September

Events website visitwollongong.com.au

 

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

  • EAT Merimbula - March Annually
  • Eden Whale Festival – October annually (www.edenwhalefestival.com.au)
  • Sculpture on the Edge, Bermagui - March annually
 

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 - November annually
  • Australian Open Tennis - January annually
  • Formula One Australian Grand Prix - March annually
  • Melbourne Food and Wine Festival - march annually
 

Events Website www.visitmelbourne.com/events

 

Northern Territory

 

Port Darwin

  • Bombing of Darwin Anniversary Commemoration – 19 Feb annually
  • Tiwi Islands Football Grand Final & Art Sale - March annually
  • Parap Markets – every Saturday, 8am-2pm
  • Mindil Beach Sunset Markets – Apr-Oct, Thurs and Sun, 5pm - late
  • Darwin Festival – 6-23 Aug 2015
  • Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair - August annually
  • National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards – August - October annually
  • The Field of Light Uluru - extended until December 2020 

Events website www.travelnt.com/en/festivalsnt

 

Tasmania

 
  • Rolex Sydney to Hobart Race Finish December - January annually
  • The Taste of Tasmania - Hobart 28 December - 3 January annually
  • MOFO - Launceston, January annually
  • Salamanca Market – Hobart, Saturday year-round
  • Dark MOFO – Hobart,  June 2019
  • Tasmanian Craft Fair – Deloraine,  October – November annually
  • Australian Wooden Boat Festival - Hobart, Februally biannually
 

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 - 2nd week of August annually
 

Port Cairns

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

Events website www.queensland.com/events


 

06Mar Foundation Day on Norfolk Island - First Fleet Anniversary Celebrations

With the arrival of 23 First Fleeters on the 6th March 1788, Norfolk Island became the second settlement of the New