18-Oct-2017 | Written by Destination NSW
Sydney shines when it comes to outstanding art exhibitions and premiere musicals, and with a jam-packed calendar of inspiring, upcoming events, there’s no better time to visit the Harbour City for a culture-infused holiday.
NSW Minister for Tourism and Major Events Adam Marshall said “Sydney is renowned for its glimmering Harbour, stunning beaches and iconic landmarks and, increasingly, it’s our blockbuster musicals, fine art, heritage tours and live performances that are attracting visitors from around the world."
17-Oct-2017 | Written by Australian Arts Review
A two week celebration of performance and cross-disciplinary art, Performance Space presents its most ambitious Liveworks at Carriageworks from 19 October 2017.
The 2017 program features an extraordinary calibre of Australian and international artists whose works engage with gender, the environment, queer and trans identities, sexuality, race, politics, Indigenous memory and land rights, and the future. Featuring three world premieres and six Australian premieres, this year’s...
17-Oct-2017 | Written by Midsumma Festival
What’s the easiest way to support Pride March’s 22rd anniversary? Get baking! On Sunday 5 November 2017, DTs Pub in Richmond will host the annual Midsumma Pride March Bake-Off fundraiser – where your skills in the kitchen could see you crowned as the baking king or queen of Melbourne.
There have been some glorious and elaborate cakes in the past, so the bar has been set high. Grab yourself an apron, whip out the food colouring and ...
13-Oct-2017 | Written by Australian LGBTI Award
After a hugely successful event in 2017, Australia’s biggest awards dedicated to celebrating the LGBTI community and their allies, the Australian LGBTI Awards have announced their 2018 shortlist.
Over 6,000 people were nominated across 16 categories, including Celebrity of the Year, Sports Personality of the Year, Ally, Brand and Marketing Campaign, Community Initiative/Charity and Inspirational Role Model. Winners will be announced at a special red carpet gala dinner on Friday 2 March 2018 at The Star, Sydney.
13-Oct-2017 | Written by Rod Stringer - Gay and Lesbian Tourism Australia
In this era of digital media, pro-active websites and online marketing we might ask the question: Are we best representing our membership by attending the many regional and state Pride festivals and fair days?
Since GALTA was first inaugurated some 25 years ago, we have had a continuous presence at these events… distributing members brochures and conducting prize giveaways. Even before the advent of the Sydney Mardi Gras Fair Day, GALTA conducted some very successful Gay Tourism Expos in both...