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List of festivals and event of Australia in a year

January

Field Day: Jan 1, Sydney

Enjoy some of your favourite genres of music as international artists come together at Domain Park to give a kick start to your new year.

 

So Frenchy so chic: Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide

Enjoy the awesome combo of music and foods as you gather up with your friends and create the most stunning crowd in the French way.

 

Australian Open: Melbourne

Federation Square organizes a cheap alternative for tennis lovers in an open space. The excitement is 10 times more as you get to bond with people who cheer for your favourite team.

 

Summernats: Canberra

The biggest parade of the car takes place in the Canberra racecourse as you get to see many international brands and some with even artistic designs. This event will make your heart beat fast with cars speeding up before they make a drift and make an astounding appearance right in front of you with pure style and class.

 

Sydney Festival: Sydney

This is an event with many events within. Join the fun as you experience the best kind of entertainment in forms of music, art, and theatre performances.

 

Tamworth country music festival: Tamworth

Join one of the biggest music festivals in Australia and hire a campervan. When visitors come a week earlier, you know this is a good one.

 

Rainbow serpent festival: Sydney

With electronic music playing, this 4-day event will showcase the importance of aboriginal mythology through performances, spiritual discussion, and morning yoga session.

 

Electric Gardens festival: Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Perth

Jump up and down and groove to the beat in this electronic house festival that takes place in 4 cities of Australia.

 

Midsumma Carnival and T dance: Melbourne

This is an event in Melbourne where you party for an entire day and an entire night on behalf of the LGBTQIA community.

 

MONA FOMA: Launceston, Tasmania

Surround yourself with orchestra, laser parties, art and culture.

 

February

Let go fest: Mornington Peninsula near Melbourne

Food, music and delicious foods come with the perfect kind of crowd that is a perfect reason for you to enjoy your vacation. The Ferris wheel adds another excitement and an amazing view of the event from above.

 

Tropfest: Parramatta

This is a free world’s largest short film festival that you can enjoy in Parramatta Park, New South Wales.

 

National multicultural festival: Canberra

This festival is for every culture and every nationality as everyone come together to enjoy food, music, comedy, performance, and party.

 

St Kilda festival: Melbourne

Perfect summer on the beach with local performers with everything that international people would love.

 

Laneway Festival: Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane, Queensland  

Wander around the boutiques and stalls with the boosting vibrations of indie pop and rock music.

 

Hidden: Perth, Brisbane, Queensland, Sydney

Your love for underground artists will get better as you watch them perform live at the Hidden festival.

 

Earth frequency festival: Ivory’s rock, Queensland

This festival specializes in arts, community, healing, environment and education with the exciting transformative electronic music.

 

March

Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade and Festival: Oxford & Flinders Streets, Darlinghurst NSW

This free carnival is colourful with all the exhilarating crowd uniting together to bring the openness of love and equality for the gay and lesbian community. There will be drinks, entertainment, live performances, awesome people.

 

Maitreya festival: variable

Celebrate the festival of origin, culture and religion right from the doorstep. This hippie event will bring a feeling of togetherness as it teaches us about the world we live in. This event is for everyone, the native people, wanderers, explorers, momentary guests and travellers.

 

Moomba festival: Melbourne

A free festival which is one of the main activities in Melbourne. Get the chance to enjoy kite boating, live performances, carnivals, and lots of delicious international foods.

 

Byron Bay Bluesfest: Byron bay

The large crowd come together as there is a tribute to blues, rock and folk music with more than 200 performances in the days of the festival.

 

Grand Prix in Melbourne: Albert Park Circuit in Melbourne

Book your tickets on time! The Grand Prix is one of the most popular racing events and is also the part of Formula One World Championship.

 

Golden plains festival: Private bushland near Meredith in Victoria

This 3-day event is where you will go on camping in the Australian bush. You cook and sleep there with some great music and entertainment without any commercial sponsors.

 

WOMADelaide: Adelaide

Indulge yourself within the arts, dance and music that are award-winners. Not only these but there are also some of the most stunning performances and cultural representations.

 

AfroBeats Perth Festival: Perth

Enjoy and get closer to the African style of celebration with their style of music, dance, performances and food.

 

Pitch festival: Mafeking, VIC

Electronic music will amp up your soul in the weekend at the Pitch festival. The creativity and the musical surprise will be an exciting feature that will remain in your memory.

 

Enlighten: Canberra

Within 10 days of this event, you will enjoy local talents that deserve all the appreciation and support. Enjoy as they and do some fascinating street performances in front of some beautiful digital architectural videos.

 

Melbourne Queer Film Festival: Melbourne

This festival gives equality to LGBTIQ and has a film festival with some of the best creations of Australia or outside Australia.

 

Golden plains: Meredith, Victoria

This is an event where you can go camping and experience exciting music from rock to electronic.

 

Brunswick music festival: Melbourne, Victoria

This annual event in Brunswick brings world-class musicians to perform music in the genre of folk and roots.

 

Queanbeyan multicultural festival: Queanbeyan, New South Wales

International performers come together to impress the crowd with full of energy. It’s double the fun with street foods.

 

April

Orange F.O.O.D Week: Orange

Orange welcomes you to one of the biggest food festivals in Australia. This 10-day event is something that will make you come back to Orange for the varieties of flavours from many parts of the world. Moreover, the night market is even more stunning.

 

Rabbits eat lettuce: Byron bay

This is a festival that you create yourself. Bring all your necessary packings and enjoy in this. There are 4 days you can camp and enjoy music all the time.

 

The town: Strathbogie Ranges near Melbourne

This festival applies a zero-waste celebration as there is a village-like living style to enjoy amidst nature. There will be vibrant lights and you will dance under the moon.

 

Wide-open space: Central Australia

A picturesque view of MacDonnell Ranges accompanied by never-heard music will add the feeling of utmost freedom.

 

Groovin the moo: Oakbank, Maitland, Townsville, Bendigo, Canberra, Bunbury

This event brings some of the best artists to the rural areas. Not only big cities have fun events.

 

Parrtijma - A festival in light: Alice Springs

With MacDonnells range as a background, this event brings vibrant lights and art together along with music and live talk for 10 days.

 

Gold Coast Film Festival: Gold Coast, Queensland

This event is full of cultural beauty with an interactive session of films and guests.

 

Adelaide Film Festival: Adelaide

This event of 11 days that shows Australian and international cultural representations in screen and other events.

 

International Music Festival: Canberra

As one of the biggest music fest in Australia, the event includes world music like contemporary, jazz, and classic.

 

Surfers Paradise Live: Surfers Paradise, Queensland

As the name speaks, have an awesome beach experience with some of the finest Australian artists and the vibrant environment there.

 

Derwent Valley Autumn Festival: Derwent Valley

With fine wines and beers with splendid foods and music is what this event is all about.

 

Bondi Beach Latin American Festival: Bondi Beach

All things fun is at Bondi Beach where you get to experience the live performances by Latin bands, DJs, parties and incredible foods.

 

May

Vivid Sydney: Sydney

One of the most popular events with the most thrilling night sight of the city comes with fun activities within it. The lights and music come with all the exciting experience one can have. Anyone can come and enjoy.

 

Big Pineapple Music Festival: Sunshine Coast, Queensland

People from all around the world come to this festival because they love the relaxation that the artists in the events are able to bring. The 1-day camping experience is another highlight.

 

The Happy Daze Festival: Mackay, Queensland

Located between Whitsundays and Mackay, this event is all about the party in the subtropics. In the open air, you can enjoy the music genres like Glitch Hop, Techno, Psytrance, Breaks, and more.

 

June

Sydney Film Festival: Sydney

This is the festival of films that belongs to the categories of documentaries, short films, animations, retrospectives, and more across the city.

 

Melbourne International Jazz Festival: Melbourne, VIC

Enjoy 10 days of singers and talents they have with musical instruments as they come from around the world for your entertainment.

 

Melbourne International Animation Festival: Melbourne

Animation is always fascinating and can portray many aspects of life and one’s imagination. Enjoy 8 days of more than 450 films both from Australia and international platform.

 

Merimbula Jazz Festival: Merimbula

The best of jazz music in seaside!

 

Peak Festival: Perisher Valley

Enjoy Peak Festival in the ski season at the snow-capped mountains with lots of laughs, snows and music.

 

July

Splendour in the Grass: Byron Bay, New South Wales

Live art, projections, and music will add new entertainment to your life as many national and international artists come to play.

 

Modifyre: Yelarbon State Forest, Queensland

This is a burn festival where the participants represent art and self-expression.

 

The Gertrude Street Projection Festival: Fitzroy, Victoria

Enjoy awesome moment if the outdoor gallery of Gertrude Street as projectors bring media to life.

 

Abbey Medieval Festival: Caboolture, Queensland

If you are a huge fan of middle age, you will enjoy the ambience of the old European area where you will find the performers and actors that represent the characters from that era with swords and shiny armours.

 

August

Darwin Festival: Darwin

The event has 18 days full of concerts, theatres, arts and other visual performances.

 

Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF): Melbourne, Victoria

This film festival presents some of the finest Australian and other International films along with programs for discussion.

 

Australian Surf Festival: Tweed Heads, New South Wales

You can witness some of the finest surfing performances that the participants so with shortboards, longboards and bodyboards.

 

Melbourne Spring Fashion Week: Melbourne, Victoria

Since Melbourne is the fashion capital of Australia, this event gives you an opportunity to watch some of the famous models flaunting amazing attire from talented fashion designers.

 

September

Snowtunes: Snowy Mountains, New South Wales

In the setting of Lake Jindabyne, you will enjoy exciting view of snowboarding and later enjoy live music at night.

 

Listen Out: Perth, Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney

Dance to the rhythm of joy as the inner city plays some enthralling music. You can’t help but groove! These are not like any normal party but is the one that the organizers put special attention to make it the most happening one.

 

Rottofest: Rottnest Island

The delightful ambience of Rottnest Island of West Australia brings you the event that you cannot refuse to go. Rottofest brings you the most exciting festival that you can enjoy with your friends and is a very affordable event to attend.

 

Melbourne Fringe Festival: Melbourne, Victoria

This festival screams the best of diversity as the theme is to enjoy culture with equality and enjoyment. The art and self-expression bring people closer with love and respect for each other.

 

Granite Town: Moruya, New South Wales

Also popular as “Moruya’s Funky Little Festival”, you can witness some of the finest musical talents in this 3-day event. Local talents come to perform in the event with the already bewitching ‘riverlights’. This event of perfect for all ages and you can enjoy either with your friends or family, or both.

 

October

Sculpture by the sea: Sydney

From Bondi Beach to Tamarama Beach, the journey along the coastal walk has more than 100 sculptures. This public art exhibition will take you to an exceptional journey of talent and the expression of the artist.

 

Mushroom Valley: Mackay, Queensland

The Psychedelic trance or Psytrance is a music genre that this festival plays midst the sub-tropical forest where you will have an “out of the world” experience.

 

Valley Fiesta: Brisbane, Queensland

With more than 50 live musical performances come arts, food and culture in the streets of Fortitude Valley.

 

Byron Bay Film Festival: Byron Bay, New South Wales

When art comes together with education, there is innovation. This is what the storytelling of film shows in an astounding and inspirational way of the event. You will change your perspective towards social dialogue in films. 

 

Caloundra Music Festival: Caloundra, Queensland

The Kings beach offers 4 days of the most fantastic beach life. Enjoy local culture, food and arts with world-class music.

 

November

Dragon Dreaming: Yass, New South Wales

The Psytrance and Electronic music embrace the ambience for 3-days as you dive in the beauty of arts, culture and self-expression from Canberra.

 

Return to Rio Summer Opening Party: Wisemans Ferry, New South Wales

3 days weekend party with pool parties and fancy drinks. But the music and dance add mandatory entertainment in the atmosphere of the Hawkesbury River.

 

Strawberry Fields: Tocumwal, New South Wales

House and techno music from the overseas surrounds the world-class decor as you devour the feast.

 

Harbourlife: Sydney, New South Wales

One of Australia’s best music festivals has the best of electronic and house music. The charm of the crowd shows the beauty of this event.

 

Ballina Country Music Fest: Ballina, New South Wales

More than 100 artists come out to bring people of Ballina together to celebrate the best gig that the artists even play at several parts of the city.

 

December

Subsonic: Riverwood Downs, New South Wales

Not all music festivals are about dancing. You can enjoy roots, soul, house and techno music and float down the river on an inflatable with the group you come with.

 

African Music and Cultural Festival: Melbourne, Victoria

Celebrate the best of Africa! There are some delicious African dishes, music, culture and dance will mark a place in your heart for Africa.

 

Falls Festival: Byron Bay, Lorne, Marion Bay, Fremantle

New Year’s Eve celebration comes with a bang as the indie, rock, hip-hop, and electronic music invigorates your level of enjoyment. This is one of the best ways to celebrate New Year's eve.

 

Lost Paradise: Glenworth Valley, New South Wales

There will be foods, yoga, art, camping and music. The community you will meet there is great as they welcome you to enjoy and cherish the moment of your life in amazing venues.

 

Woodford Folk Festival: Brisbane, Queensland

Come join the festival as artists and musicians come together to enjoy the circus, cabaret, music, visual arts and films with you. There are also debates and workshops that can be informative and entertaining at the same time.