Tag: Australian events

Sydney Festival 2013

| August 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Sydney Festival 2013  When it happens:  Early to late January(5th – 28th January 2013)  Where it happens: Sydney, New South Wales  History: The Sydney Festival 2013 was launched as a tourism initiative by the New South Wales State Government and the city of Sydney in 1977. Since then, it has evolved to become one of [...]

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Floriade 2012

| August 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Spinning Around with Flowers in the Floriade Floriade 2012 When it happens: Mid September to  October 7th 2012 Where it happens: Canberra, Australia History: Floriade started as one celebration of the 75th birthday of Canberra and the European settlement centennial in Australia in 1988. However, because of the success of the event, it became a [...]

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Vivid Sydney Festival 2013

| July 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

   Vivid Sydney Festival 2013 – When a City becomes Alive When it happens: May 25 – June 11 2013 Where it happens: Sydney,Australia The Vivid Sydney Festival 2013 will be the biggest international music and light event in the Asia-Pacific region, promising to spark imaginative ideas from local and foreign visitors alike. The Vivid [...]

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Darwin Beer Can Regatta

| July 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

Darwin Beer Can Regatta When: July or August Where: Darwin, Australia History: Darwin, on the (far) northern tip of Australia, may be removed from civilization, but they apparently have close ties with alcohol.The residents there are heavy beer consumers because of the steamy climate.In 1974, Cyclone Tracy (Darwin lies at the meeting point of cyclones) [...]

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