Festivals

Canberra Enlighten Festival. Image: Visit Canberra

Why Canberra is the place to be this autumn

Canberra is calling with an exciting festival line-up and new visitor experiences shining a spotlight on what the city has to offer.

Sydney’s best Chinese New Year events to check out

Sydney is putting on a grand program of festivals to welcome in 2020 Year of the Rat. Check out some of our top Lunar festival activities.

Food and Wine festivals

4 upcoming food & wine festivals worth your visit

From Australia to New Zealand, we’ve rounded up the four food & wine festivals with lineups that will excite your inner foodie.

Charleston Challenge at the Hydro Majestic 2018. Photo: David Hill, Deep Hill Media

Hydro Majestic Hotel brings back the Roaring ’20s

Running over three weekends, the Blue Mountains hotel will host a Roaring ’20s Festival featuring an exciting line-up of Gatsby and vintage inspired events. Contributions will also be made to the RFS.

Festivals in Macao. Copyright MGTO. All rights reserved.

All the exciting festivals happening in Macao this season

Macao is preparing for the festive season in spectacular spirit this year. See the city’s impressive line-up of activities planned.

© Kunstinstallation Patrick Shearn of Poetic Kinetics, kuratiert von Kulturprojekte Berlin

How Berlin has transformed 30 years on from the fall of the wall

This year marks the 30th anniversary since the fall of the Berlin Wall on November 9, 1989. Read how the city is celebrating and the highlights of Berlin today.

Sydney Night Noodle Markets

Sydney Night Noodle Markets return to Hyde Park

Sydney’s favourite Night Noodle Markets are making a return to Hyde Park for 2019. Here’s what to expect.

Experience Vivid Sydney on a harbour Vivid cruise

Experience Vivid Sydney on a harbour cruise

Easily one of the best ways to experience the festival, Vivid cruises offer another perspective on the spectacular light shows.

Vivid Sydney 2019 announces innovative new program

Vivid Sydney announces innovative new program

The just-released program for Vivid Sydney 2019 is stacked with innovative art installations and events, thought-provoking talks and intimate concerts.

Macao’s Winter Wonderland

The streets of Macao light up for Christmas.

Parrtjima – A Festival in Light

Now in its third year, the only Indigenous light festival of its kind will return to Alice Springs in September

The 2018 Darwin Festival

Featuring a whopping 113 events across 18 jam-packed days of music, theatre, dance, art and comedy