23 Sep 2019
List of festivals and event of Australia in a year
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.