Unforgettable Festivals And Events Are Happening In Australia This Autumn
A good festival is half the fun of travelling in Australia
Pack your bags for the adventure of a lifetime when you head Down Under this April. Indulge in the allure of autumn in Australia and gear up for a range of activities – from coastal walks and bike trails to road trips and iconic laneways – Australia invites you to begin your journey of self-exploration.
Ann Lim, Country Manager Singapore of Tourism Australia, said, “Autumn in Australia offers a unique experience with sweeping landscapes and is one of the best times for travellers who are seeking some relaxation, restoration, and exploration. Whether it’s indulging in some wining and dining with a spectacular view or taking it slow exploring a farmer’s market. There is no better place than Australia for your next adventure.”
If you plan on visiting Sydney, check out “Vivid Sydney,” an invigorating event this May which is the city’s award-winning annual celebration of creativity, innovation and technology. The colourful festival is back with a renewed focus on nature beauty, natural brilliance and natural wonder. It takes place from 26 May to 17 June 2023.
Further down south in Adelaide there’s “Tasting Australia,” a foodie’s dream where you can prepare your tastebuds for Australia’ longest running eating and drinking festival. A celebration of people, produce and places, it is a ten-day celebration of exceptional eating and drinking experiences taking place from 28 April to 7 May 2023.
In Queensland, the “Gold Coast Film Festival” lets you discover the country’s film industry and how locals bring stories to life at the annual 12-day Gold Coast Film Festival. With more than 100 films, panels, parties, pop-up cinemas and special events right across the Gold Coast, learn more about diverse Australian and International films, filmmakers, and film events. The festival takes place from 19 April to 30 April.
The more adventurous among you might enjoy “Dark Mofo” in Hobart. This year marks a decade of the provocative midwinter festival that stretches imaginations with its unique, artistic expression. Explore a variety of offerings from the iconic Winter Feast to the nude solstice swim taking place from 8 to 22 June 2023.
Want to know more about what’s happening in Australia this autumn? Pop over to the Official Tourism Australia Website to find out.