Sharing a home with The Project, this legendary five star hotel is located in the heart of Melbourne's South Yarra, a renowned restaurant, cafe, fashion and shopping district. The discrete and professional staff are committed to serving the needs of all customers. For anyone looking for that special place to stay, this hotel is the place to be.
Health is closely monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic. Our information provides daily updates, answering your questions about the latest news, current facts and figures, travel advice, key contact and phone numbers.
Born and raised in Manchester, England; now a proud Australian. Georgie Carroll is a Comedian, Nurse, Wife and Mother. This combination of Nationalities, home life and hospital has provided a 24/7 training ground that has nurtured Georgie’s naturally funny bones. Her bluntness and charm coupled with razor-sharp wit, give her a broad-spectrum appeal that can be put into any room and shine. Check out her podcast The Swab!
A properly funny and very dumb chat, the podcast is listened to by tens of thousands of followers every week. Hosts Tommy Dassalo and Karl Chandler convince talented guests to join them and proceed to drag them down to their stupid, little level.
Lentil as Anything is more than just a restaurant. They are a movement for social fairness and inclusion. For 20 years they've created an ecosystem based on valuing people over profit, where social classes, abilities, cultures and beliefs are all given an equal opportunity to gain skills and help their fellow humans.
Suicide Call Back Service is a nationwide service that provides professional 24/7 telephone and online counseling to people who are affected by suicide. Get immediate help now by clicking the link or calling 1300 659 467.
Lifeline is a national charity providing all Australians experiencing a personal crisis with access to 24-hour crisis support and suicide prevention services. If you're in need of support, call 13 11 14.
Actress, writer, comedian and global internet sensation Celeste Barber will join the Festival this year as a featured speaker at the Australian Fashion Summit, and make her runway debut on Runway 3 at the Royal Exhibition Building. The Festival will be donating $50 from every Australian Fashion Summit ticket towards the Victorian Bushfire Appeal.
Stephen K Amos is on a mission to bring about world peace, or to at least bring about an evening of peace! Bringing achingly funny anecdotes, hilarious takes on the everyday and his infectious charm, Stephen will warm your cold, stiffened hearts.
Inspired by the hit film and brought to us by Dolly herself, this hilarious musical features a stellar cast including Caroline O’Connor, Marina Prior, Samantha Dodemaide, Erin Clare and Eddie Perfectas Franklin Hart Jnr, and is about teaming up, standing up and taking care of business! Click on the link for more information.
Ability Fest is a one day festival brought to you by the Dylan Alcott Foundation & Untitled Group that aims to use music as an inclusive platform to normalise disability. Launched by three time Paralympic gold medalist & 10 time grand slam champion, Dylan Alcott, Australia’s most inclusive music festival is held at the Coburg Velodrome, known better as Melbourne’s favourite concrete donut. All details here!
Frontier Touring and Roundhouse Entertainment are excited to announce that Norwegian pop icons a-ha are returning to Australia for the first time in 34 years, before heading to New Zealand for the very first time! They’ll be joined by very special guest Rick Astley at all February & March 2020 shows, taking in Sydney, Melbourne, and Christchurch, as well as a day on the green events in Australia and New Zealand.
Venues big and small, pop-up and permanent house thousands of artists from all over Adelaide, Australia and the world. Around most of Adelaide’s corners, whether in an alleyway, a tent, a pub, a laundromat or a pool, you’ll be bound to find Fringe goodness in some shape or form.
Last year, Kareem El- Ansary, the 2019 Youth Representative to the United Nations, sought to answer the question: ‘What would Australia look like if young people are heard today?’
The Youth Representative Report aims to provide the answer, and is available for download at the above link.
Jason Alexander will host an intimate lunch at one of Australia’s most iconic restaurants – ARIA to raise money for the Kangaroo Island Bushfires. This is a once in a lifetime chance to get up close and personal with one of the world’s most accomplished entertainers. Bid now for one of only nine available spots.
Sheds of Hope are doing everything in their power to make sure people who lost their homes aren’t living without a roof over their heads. They are in desperate need of work trucks, excavators, shipping containers and of course, volunteers. Follow this link to help.
Nick Cody’s style of easy going comedy sees him consistently selling out shows and over-achieving his way around the globe, all the while becoming a regular fixture on TV and radio at home in Australia. Catch his latest tour here!
An evening of comedy, music and conversation with the award winning star of stage and screen where you, the audience get to decide what’s let out of the vault. Alexander will present a variety of topics for the audience to pick and choose from, culminating in behind the scenes story of his life and his brilliant career. Ask him anything! So don't be a Costanza and get your tickets for this once in a lifetime event - it's gonna be a Festivus for the rest of us!
It's been a huge few years for Nazeem. You'd have seen him in his own sketch series Orange Is The New Brown, or on his Netflix half-hour special, or perhaps you saw him on The Masked Singer after which he became BFFs with Lindsay Lohan. Or maybe you took a selfie with Nazeem, literally as he was getting caught fare evading on public transport. What a tight ass. Whatever the case, don't miss your chance to see Nazeem do what he does best and loves most. Tickets at the link!
Comedian Gen Fricker is a regular on TV and radio including as a presenter with Triple J for the past five years, Have You Been Paying Attention and Dirty Laundry (ABC). Her new stand-up show is all about the terrible year she’s had. Follow the link for tickets.
After Back To Bedlam, the quiet album that roared, comes back to basics: James Blunt returning, 23 million sales later, to what he does best – starkly honest, emotionally charged, melodically rich songwriting and performance. Catch him on tour!
Join Gladys Knight for an evening with the empress of soul! The seven-time Grammy Award winner boasts over 50 years of experience on stage and in songwriting, film and television, spanning pop, gospel and RnB, and continues to deliver show-stopping performances around the globe. Follow the link for tickets.
What happens when pure comedy takes human form. What happens when a creature is created and bred to do stand up, Nobody knows because that isn’t a thing. What is a thing is Ross Noble doing a show. You can come and see. This is it. Follow the link for tickets.
Frontier Touring is over the moon to announce the return of British pop superstars Bastille to Australia and New Zealand at the beginning of next year on the Doom Days Tour, Part 2. Visiting Auckland, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, and Perth in January and February 2020, this tour will be fans’ first chance to hear the band’s third studio album Doom Days performed live. Follow the link for tickets.
The Jamaican dancehall legend Sean Paul and ‘Mr. Boombastic’ himself, Shaggy will be taking their tour around Australia, with arena-sized shows planned for Melbourne at the Forum, Sydney’s Hordern Pavilion and the Perth Convention Centre, making it the duo’s largest Australian tour ever. Follow the link for tickets.
You’d better be ready to ‘Eat, Sleep, Rave, Repeat’ – Frontier Touring is ecstatic to announce the return of revered DJ and prolific producer Fatboy Slim for three huge Australian dates in January 2020. Follow the link for tickets.
Colourful animals with bums full of lollies, beware! This matador is ready to kill for candy! Aussie Aussie Aussie….Ole Ole Ole! Book tickets now! Pinata will be SMASH HIT of the 2020 comedy festivals!
In between thinking the absolute worst of people and welcoming them to prove him wrong if they can, Luke Heggie can often be spotted swinging a hammer, telling luxury 4WD operators in the city to slow down, kicking the odd street surveyor's tripod, and sticking it to the man by performing stand up comedy 6 or 7 nights per week. And his new show Lowbreed at the upcoming comedy festivals around the country. Tickets at the link.
Friend In Me is a not for profit organisation with a mission enhancing social inclusion and promoting kindness in childhood in an effort to break the cycle of mental health that derives from being ostracised from society. We want to children to be empowered to celebrate their uniqueness and have the confidence and the tools to build their tribe so they can go forth with life when they never thought possible. We are working and collaborating with organisations to have an impact on social change through our events and workshops.
FireAid2020 is a concert with a festival vibe. There is a special atmosphere that binds us together in this venture. To heal the hurt of disastrous bushfires, a feeling of how communities react in crisis. It is with positivity and a feeling of joy that we at least have each other in times like this. The general admission for the concert gives access to a large area in the central part of the racecourse, within the fenced boundaries..
Brett Blake is the king of going hard.This year alone he has singed off half his mullet while jumping a BMX over a fire pit, broken a world record for weightlifting (but forgot to turn the camera on), had a big night out that culminated in running a marathonand been bitten by a shark.Go hard and buy a ticket, don’t go home.
The 58-kilogram star of ABC TV gets back to his musical comedy roots! Performing songs from his ARIA-nominated album "Symphony in J Minor" and beyond, Sammy J will sing, play, croon, belt, warble, purr, and chirp until you kindly ask him to stop.
Part autobiography, part memoir, part factual account of her life, Cal Wilson’s leaving it all on the page. Which is a shame, because she’s meant to be saying it out loud. Fresh from a global Netflix special, 5-star reviews and sell-out shows around the country, Cal is in red-hot form. Catch her at festivals right around the country - grab your tickets here!
There’s no biscuits like show biscuits. When Claire Hooper isn’t busy tasting cake on Foxtel’s Great Australian Bake Off, she’s bringing the roof down at comedy clubs and festivals across the country. Don’t miss this brand new hour of stand up from one of Australia’s favourite comedians.
A stranger on a train said to Pete recently that “everything you believe is true and the rest is bullshit… and vice versa.” Yep, the world is loopy. We should talk about it. Follow the link for tickets!
Melbourne Theatre Company's 2020 season pens with the brilliant Olivier Award-winning comedy, Home, I’m Darling starring Nikki Shiels, Jane Turner and Susie Youssef, directed by MTC’s Associate Artistic Director Sarah Goodes. Tickets at the link!
Georgie Carroll is back on tour with a hilarious new hour of hospital grade funny. As seen on HYBPA?, The Oxfam Gala, Hughesy, We have a Problem, Celebrity Name Game & Talkin' 'bout Your Generation. Follow the link for tickets!
HoMie supports young people affected by homelessness or hardship. 100% of our profits go towards equipping them with the skills, confidence and experiences to be more work ready and better prepared for their future.
Rural Fire Brigades are often more than just an emergency service. They can also be a vital community service, provide a community meeting point or offer assistance with non-emergency roles. For this reason, many people choose to donate to their local Rural Fire Brigade.
Rural Fire Brigades Association Queensland (RFBAQ) is the Queensland association that leads and represents the interests of the over 1,400+ brigades and over 33,000 volunteer brigade members in Queensland.
The Association of Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades (WA) Inc (AVBFB) is a registered Charity and non-profit association and the Western Australian government’s prescribed representative organisation for the state’s 580 Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades.
Buy From The Bush was created on 16th October, 2019 and began as an Instagram account showcasing the beautiful things available to buy from rural communities facing drought. Follow the link for more information.
The Koala Hospital consists of a treatment room, 8 Intensive Care Units, 6 outdoor intensive care units and 33 rehabilitation yards, many of which have trees for koalas to learn to climb as part of the rehabilitation process. Follow the link for more information on how to help!
The Australian Women's Health Diary is a fabulous diary for every woman wanting to make a difference – not only to her own life, but to others too. When you buy the diary, not only will you be helping the 53 people diagnosed with breast cancer every day, but you’ll have the perfect organiser for the year ahead with all the latest expert health and wellbeing advice at your fingertips. Since the first edition in 1999, this diary has raised $15.3 million in donations to support breast cancer trials research which is today saving lives. Buy the diary for yourself, or as a gift for someone special – and help to save lives today.
Yellow Ladybugs is a non-government organisation dedicated to the happiness, success and celebration of autistic girls and women. We believe all autistic females deserve to be recognised, valued, accepted and supported in order to realise their full potential. You can donate via the link above.
Marty Sheargold tours his stand up show around Australia for a night of must see comedy. Don’t miss the opportunity to laugh live with the star of the Nova networks Kate, Tim and Marty show, as he delivers a load of jokes and stories he can’t do between 4 and 6pm! If you’ve seen him on ch 10’s Have You Been Paying Attention? and want more, book now, don’t disappoint him, yourself or his property broker by missing out. Follow the link for tickets!
Jonathan Pie is the exasperated News Reporter whose videos have been seen across the world. With over 1.2 Million Facebook followers, his videos regularly go viral, achieving millions of views internationally. His response to the election of Donald Trump was viewed more than 150 million times worldwide. Don't miss him live in Australia!
After a sell-out tour in Australia last year, Jo Koy is on his way back as part of his Just Kidding World Tour! As one of today’s premiere stand-up comics Koy has come a long way from his modest beginnings performing at a Las Vegas coffee house.
Conceived and co-directed by Channing Tatum, Magic Mike Live is a thrilling 360-degree live dance and acrobatic spectacular based on the hit movies. Equal parts empowering and exhilarating, Magic Mike Live is one of the most unique, exciting and immersive live experiences in the world. It will play in a luxurious custom-made venue - The Arcadia - built especially for Australian audiences.
What's crazier than spending 6 hours a day EVERYDAY with a room full of eight-year old’s? The answer is...not much. Comedian and online sensation, Joe "Mr. D" Dombrowski, walks you through the insanity of elementary school teaching with his stand-up comedy tour, Indoor Recess. Grab your tickets for his first Australian show at the link!
CHICAGO is about to move to the Melbourne Arts Centre, starring Natalie Bassingthwaighte as Roxie Hart, Alinta Chidzey as Velma Kelly, Casey Donovan as Matron ‘Mama’ Morton and Jason Donovan as Billy Flynn - grab your tickets at the link!
If you have suffered side effects because of a faulty mesh implant, the impacts on your life can be permanent and devastating. You may be able to join a class action against the manufacturer and distributor of the product, and claim compensation for your pain, suffering and loss.
RWD Dental Image is the only Sydney based laboratory that has attained Clinical Residency accreditation at The Malo Clinic in Portugal under the guidance of Dr Palo Malo, and follows the protocols of the All-On-4™ technique.
Whether you require a simple clean and scale, or more extensive rehabilitation, we’re here to help you achieve the smile you’re looking for. At Dental Fresh we have the very latest in dental solutions to create a great a smile for you.
Bond Street Dental’s Malo Dental is a proud member of the global network of Malo Dental clinics, directly connected to Professor Paulo Malo, the founder of this brilliant implant protocol. The technique was brought to Australia by Bond Street’s lead surgeon Dr Larry Benge, meaning we bring deep experience and understanding of the protocol as well as the latest techniques and advances.
South African New Zealander Urzila Carlson is a multi-award-winning comedian, the 2019 People’s Choice Award winner for highest ticket seller, and a household name across two continents. And she’s not finished yet. Urzila is hitting the road again with her brand new stand-up show, Token African.
In May 2015, Carrie Bickmore won the prestigious Gold Logie at the TV Week Logie awards, which she dedicated to her late husband Greg who passed away five years earlier following a 10-year battle with brain cancer. Carrie went on to form Carrie's Beanies 4 Brain Cancer Foundation which aims to raise desperately needed funds towards research into the horrible disease that is brain cancer.
A collection of more than 300 of Paul Kelly's favourite poems. Paul Kelly’s songs are steeped in poetry. And now he has gathered from around the world the poems he loves – poems that have inspired and challenged him over the years, a number of which he has set to music.
Fires south of Port Macquarie (Crestwood) have recently devastated bushland which has a high number of breeding koalas in the area. Money raised will be used to distribute the drinking stations in the fire-affected region.
Nice People, Nice Things, Nice Situations is an expanded version of Rhys Nicholson's sellout, award-winning show of the same name. Primarily about an hour and a half of a man in a suit telling lots of jokes, the show is based around a letter Rhys received from a woman named Carol. The letter was mostly that special brand of abuse a baby boomer slings at a millennial, as well as one particular piece of advice that has really stuck with him. Off the back of the letter, Rhys covers topics as broad as the concept of time, as personal as accidentally taking ketamine and a multitude of other things.
Australia’s biggest party – RNB Fridays Live – returns in 2019! For the fourth year in a row Illusive Presents, Frontier Touring and HIT Network are bringing the nation’s colossal concert series back for one show only to Perth, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane and Sydney this November!
Join us and be part of this amazing journey. Every day at The Royal, a baby's life begins, a baby's life is saved, a woman's life is saved and new research creates miracles. We would love your support with this fundraising effort in our baby boy’s memory.
Steve Martin and Martin Short will bring their critically acclaimed comedy tour Now You See Them, Soon You Won’t for the first time to Australian audiences in November. This celebrated comedy show redefines the form in unexpected and profound ways, from two of the funniest, most influential and acclaimed talents of the past century.
Australia’s biggest party – RNB Fridays Live – returns in 2019! For the fourth year in a row Illusive Presents, Frontier Touring and HIT Network are bringing the nation’s colossal concert series back for one show only to Perth, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane and Sydney this November!
Gorgi Coghlan performs her first solo shows at Chapel Off Chapel this December. Due to popular demand a second show has been added Friday 13th December. Tickets go on sale 10AM Friday 25th October. Follow the link for details.
Rohan Brooks is a well-respected and accomplished Melbourne based musician and composer. After emergency surgery to treat a brain aneurysm in November 2018, Rohan has embarked on a long and steady road to recovery.
Tourette's Camp was established in 2013 by Tourette Syndrome Association of Australia (TSAA) and offers children and their families a chance to meet people like them, feel comfortable to be themselves and provide an enriched weekend of activities and fun. In late September, The Project TV show attended our QLD camp and got to meet some of the amazing kids and parents that belong to the TSAA community. After the story went to air producers were inundated with messages of support and offers of assistance for the families they profiled.
After a sold-out national tour last year, The Chaser Quarterly and The Shovel once again join forces to bring you The War on 2019 – an in-depth analysis of all the highlights of the year that haven’t yet been seized by the Australian Federal Police. Follow the link for tickets.
The one and only John Waters returns to Australia with his world acclaimed one-man show, filled with “comic anarchy” – the unique brand of outrageous insights and urbane wit that once earned the cult filmmaker and pop culture icon the moniker, The Pope of Trash. Click here for tickets to see him in Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney.
Front Left Live will feature some of the world’s most genre-defying artists from near and far, including Tove Lo, who will perform exclusively in Australia, Tones And I, girl in red, BENEE and Electric Fields. Click the link for tickets!
To commemorate this upcoming tour, The Cat Empire have also launched the CATch A Ride With The Cat Empire competition where you and a lucky friend can win a chance to be immersed in the life of a band member on show day. For more info follow the link!
C2C– Country To Country Australia will be 10 hours of country music, spanning multiple stages showcasing Blanco Brown and more of the best in country music, as well as emerging talent from the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. Tickets for Sydney and Brisbane this weekend available now!
Based on his award-winning stand-up show, and the loss of his own mother when he was 12, Matt Okine's coming-of-age novel, Being Black ‘n Chicken & Chips, is a funny, heart-warming, and sometimes surreal look at how young people deal with grief, the loss of loved ones, and becoming an adult - all whilst desperately trying to fit in with the other kids.
The Lavazza Italian Film Festival was founded in 2000 by Antonio Zeccola who, in one of Australia’s many migrant success stories, built Australia’s only national boutique cinema network which now encompasses more than one hundred screens nationally. Viva il cinema!
Whilst Luke stumbled near the finish line and was voted out in the top 4, true Survivor fans will recognise that he is the greatest Australian player ever to grace our screens. So let’s rally behind this Aussie legend and change this awesome young family’s life.
Dolly’s Dream was set up in memory of Amy ‘Dolly’ Everett, aged 14, who took her own life after an extended period of bullying and cyberbullying. Dolly left behind her parents Tick and Kate and her sister Meg, who are now focused on using the money that has been kindly donated by the community to help prevent other families from going through the same devastating experience.
Lifeline is a national charity providing all Australians experiencing a personal crisis with access to 24 hour crisis support and suicide prevention services. If you're in need of support, call 13 11 14.
Following his hugely successful 2017 tour, British physician and science journalist, DR MICHAEL MOSLEY, is returning to Australia for a brand-new national tour in September. Mosley is the star of multiple BBC, ABC TV, and SBS TV shows including Trust Me I’m A Doctor, Dr Michael Mosley’s Reset, Inside the Human Body, and Food – Delicious Science. He is also a pioneer of the 5:2 Diet, and author of international best-selling books, The Clever Guts Diet, The Fast 800, The Fast Diet, Fast Exercise, and The 8-Week Blood Sugar Diet.
The tour kicks off on Thursday 19 September in Brisbane, before hitting Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney and Hobart. Throughout the run, Ruel will treat fans to a completely new stage production and brand new music from the new EP.
After playing sold-out rooms throughout the UK, Europe and Asia, and making history as the youngest male artist to sell out Sydney’s iconic Opera House (twice), ARIA-award winning multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and performer Ruel will release his highly anticipated sophomore EP FREE TIME on Friday 13 September and embark on his most ambitious tour to date.
Tomorrow Man facilitate workshops for boys and parents in schools, and, men in sporting clubs, workplaces and communities. We explore how we can look after ourselves, our mates and families better while carving out our own version of the Aussie man.
Australia finally gets the chance to see Dara Ó Briain in his brilliant new show Voice Of Reason in September 2019. Dara has taken Voice Of reason through the UK and Europe with brilliant reviews. Armed with his supersonic wit and provocative observations, the master of audience interaction will perform in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. Tickets on sale at the link!
Citizen Reef is a campaign aimed at gaining the world's largest living organism, The Great Barrier Reef, Australian citizenship. This would grant her the same rights and protections as every other Australian citizen, including freedom from inhumane treatment.
Little Dreamers is Australia’s leading Young Carer support organisation, run by Young Carers for Young Carers. We recognise that not all young people in caring roles label themselves as a carer, because it’s just something that you do. That’s ok! Our tailored support programs work with Young Carers and their families to provide Dream Experiences, mentoring, tutoring, case management and more.
Melanie Dimmitt's book 'Special' is an uplifting, candid companion for those in the early stages of navigating a child’s disability, offering honest, reassuring and relatable insight into a largely unknown (and so, initially terrifying) part of our world.
Blind Sports supports you to get active and take part in the sport or recreation activity of your choice. Improve your health and well-being, while having fun. Explore the opportunities and get in contact with them now.
Peabody Award-winning, Grammy and Emmy-nominated actor, comedian, voice artist, screenwriter, producer, singer and musician, Fred Armisen is coming to Australia this August and bringing his colourful personality with him!
Best known for his wickedly sassy travel books, Bill Bryson undertook the gigantean task of providing a layman’s take on science in the best-selling ‘A Short History of Nearly Everything’. For the past three years Bill Bryson has been taking a good long look at the human body. The result; his latest soon-to-be-released tome ‘The Body; A Guide for Occupants’. Julia Zemiro joins Bill in conversation about life and the human body.
Letters To My Mentor are a powerful youth mentoring movement creating thriving communities across Australia whose mission is to impact youth well-being and engagement through early intervention mentoring programs in schools and communities. They ensure young people feel heard, valued and supported. For more information, click the link.
HAIR celebrates sixties counterculture in all its barefoot, long-haired, radical glory with an infectious, energetic rock beat. The show features a Grammy® Award-winning score including the hit songs Aquarius, Good Morning, Starshine, Hair, I Got Life and Let The Sun Shine.
UFC 243: WHITTAKER vs ADESANYA goes down this October. Australia’s Robert Whittaker will meet Israel Adesanya of New Zealand to unify the UFC middleweight championship. Tickets on sale Friday Aug 16th.
Good is the New Cool are passionate about creating content and experiences that enhance people’s lives and ignite their passion to help others. If you would like to see Afdhel Aziz speak you can catch him in both Sydney and Melbourne. For tickets to their Sydney event, click here. For tickets to their Melbourne event, click here.
When a house fire claimed the life of their beloved Dad, Jake and Sarah Brown were left not only orphaned, but homeless too. Any contribution you're able to help with will help the Brown family children through these difficult times.
The Broadway smash hit SHREK THE MUSICAL is coming to Australia. This lavish multi-million dollar musical, starring Ben Mingay as Shrek, Lucy Durack as Princess Fiona and a special guest appearance by Marcia Hines as The Dragon for the Sydney season, will open at the Sydney Lyric in January 2020 followed by Melbourne and Brisbane.
The Red Hot Summer Tour celebrates 10 years of Red Hot Rock in 2020 and in true style, organisers have put together an incredible all Australian line-up including Mark Seymour and James Reyne for a massive four-month series of dates.
MACHINE is a film about Artificial Intelligence – the most radical new technology of our time. What is AI, how is it created and what will it mean for the way we work, play, live and learn? What will happen when we’re no longer the smartest ones on the planet? And who, if anyone, is controlling the rise of this new technology?
AACTA Shorts + Web Fest presented by MINI is a FREE two-day event hosted by THE FEED’s Jan Fran featuring masterclasses with world-class web and short form creators; screenings of Australia’s top short films, documentaries, animations and web series.
In a one night only event, join Hugh Sheridan, Rob Mills, Prinnie Stevens, Andrew De Silva, Bobby Fox, Sheldon Riley and Chriddy Black in celebrating the life and career of the late global superstar George Michael.
KRAM from Spiderbait, Darren Middleton from Powderfinger, Mark Wilson from JET and Davey Lane from You Am I are ARC and performing The Beatles Abbey Road album across Australia this August - grab your tickets at the link!
This August, you and your dog will be challenged to walk 30 minutes a day for 30 days (that’s roughly 2km every day!), which is no small feat in winter weather! Register for FREE today! Turn those walks into dollars by asking friends and family to supPAWt Guide Dog puppies in training. It's the PAWfect excuse to get active and spend quality time with your dog, while supPAWting a great cause. PAWGUST has exclusive PAWdometers especially for your pooch so register to secure your spot!
Lort Smith is an iconic Melbourne institution providing exceptional veterinary services for all pet carers. We aim to provide world-class animal healthcare and wellbeing services through high-quality vet care and state-of-the-art facilities. But we do more than that. We champion the human-animal bond and have a unique legacy of compassion for pets and people in our community.
Young Australian conductor Daniel Smith makes his long-awaited debut with Opera Australia, bringing his characteristic sparkle in the pit to a huge cast of talents. To see Il Viaggo a Reims at the Sydney Opera House, click the link.
Heading on tour following a huge 23-show run at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. This show will make you rich, healthier and ridiculously good looking. Drawing on lessons learned from his years lying on the couch watching sports, Titus shows you a simple 147-step plan to improve your life through the lessons of professional sport. Applying free agency rules to relationships, using a prepared statement to get you out of trouble with work colleagues, or offering a ‘to anyone who was offended’ apology, Titus presents a masterclass in how to improve your life with the elite honesty of our top sportspeople.
It’s showtime, folks! The ghost-with-the-most comes to the stage in this edgy and irreverent musical comedy based on Tim Burton’s dearly beloved film. BEETLEJUICE tells the story of Lydia Deetz, a strange and unusual teenager obsessed with the whole “being dead thing.” Lucky for Lydia, her new house is haunted by a recently deceased couple and Beetlejuice, a delightful demon with a real zest for life. When Lydia calls on Beetlejuice to scare away anyone with a pulse, this double-crossing specter shows his true stripes, unleashing a (Nether)world of pandemonium, and the biggest sandworm Broadway has ever seen.
Kick off your Friday night right at Easey Comedy: a brand-new weekly comedy night making its home at Easey Street Concert Hall in Collingwood. Fresh lineups every week showcasing the best and brightest names in comedy right now. Catch new kids on the comedy block and big guns side by side.
Chelsea Handler is an American comedian, actress, writer, television host, producer, and activist. She hosted the late-night talk show Chelsea Lately on the E! network from 2007 to 2014, and now she's coming to Australia!
Hilarious comedian Maz Jobrani is on tour in Australia with his show ‘Peaceful Warrior’. With over 50 guest star appearances, Maz can regularly be seen on television’s most popular shows. Guest stars include GREY’S ANATOMY, CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM, TRUE BLOOD, and SHAMELESS. He is a regular panelist on NPR’s WAIT WAIT DONT TELL ME and has given 2 TED Talks. His LA Times Best Selling Book, I’M NOT A TERRORIST BUT I’VE PLAYED ONE ON TV, was published by Simon & Schuster.
Thelma Plum is a Gamilaroi woman who likes to sing and play, and now finally and for the first time she will get to do that on a national album tour. The Better in Blak album tour has been a long time coming but Thelma and her band are beside themselves at the prospect of trip around the country showcasing what Thelma has been working on for so long.
One of Australia’s best known and loved comedians, Kitty appears regularly on the comedy/quiz show, Have You Been Paying Attention? She’s also known for her segments on The Project and The Weekly with Charlie Pickering as well as for playing the role of Rhonda on the award-winning ABC show, Utopia.
Don’t miss this opportunity to see Kitty Flanagan smashing it.
Join Jamie Morton and his best mates James Cooper and Alice Levine as they bring their award-winning podcast back to Australia! It’s an unintentional hilarious ode to bad sex: lascivious and gloriously inappropriate. You’ll be in fits of laughter as they delve further into the best/worst erotica ever written.
MARK MANSON is the New York Times and international bestselling author of The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck (with over 6 million in sales in the US alone). If you want to see Mark talk about his new book click the link!
We all know the tale Hansel and Gretel and The Sleeping Beauty, but yesterday's morality tales need serious updating. Charles Firth's Fractured Fairy Tales is a collection of five brand new fairy tales, that better reflect the moral and ethical compromises that are required to live in the world in 2019.
Don’t miss the unstoppable force of female empowerment, nurturing motherhood and sheer moxie that is Em Rusciano as she scatters truthbombs, rage and rainbows to theatres across Australia in her most epic show yet. This tour WILL sell out - book early!
Pet Medical Crisis raises funds to assist with the costs medical intervention for companion pets in Victoria. The pet owner’s inability to fund the care would otherwise result in death or significantly impact quality of life.
How would you cope if your child killed someone? And what if the tragic event was completely
Award-winning writer Mary K. Pershall details her heart-rending personal experience of raising a beloved child who couldn't cope with reality, and ends up in a maximum-security prison convicted of murder.
Frontier Comedy is thrilled to announce a huge joint tour for prolific comedians, content creators and BFFs Christian Hull & Tanya Hennessy! The adorable duo are joining forces to perform live on stage together in Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne, Hobart, Auckland, Brisbane and Sydney through September and into October.
As seen on the Netflix special Things I’ve Thought, Out Loud. Cal’s been at this whole life thing for a while now, but she still hasn’t quite nailed it. How can you reach your potential when someone left it on the top shelf? Her new show is on tour now!
Artistic Director Kip Williams’ staging makes us look at Lord of the Flies with new eyes. An exciting ensemble of adult actors, including Australian screen star Mia Wasikowska (Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland) will bring Golding’s island of boys to life, showing how quickly small cruelties can escalate. More than just pig’s blood will be spilled.
In Back on Track, bestselling author James Knight tells Bernie Shakeshaft's story and the stories of those whose lives he has saved. It is a powerful reminder that we should never give up on our kids. Plus proceeds from every sale go back into his incredible program.
Two of the hottest names in Australian comedy are joining forces and coming to Sutherland! Fresh from a global Netflix special, 5-star reviews and sell-out shows around the country, Cal Wilson is in red-hot form. After wrapping up season three of ABC’s Rosehaven, co-creator and star Luke McGregor is finally back doing what he does best… being awkward live on stage. Don’t miss this very special double-bill show! One night only – it will sell out!
On the reckoning of all probabilities, Terry Mitropoulos should be dead, but he isn’t! He is Australia’s own miracle story. He now prepares to walk from Adelaide to Melbourne to prove the depths of his recovery and raise money for mental health via the Black Dog Institute and YMCA Victoria. Donate to his GoFundMe campaign here!
Lia Harris, the journalist closest to this tragic story, takes 10 News First’s Natarsha Belling through Australia’s most baffling missing child case, with new and exclusive interviews and fresh in-depth analysis.
The hilarious Steph Tisdell has two gigs coming up!
Saturday July 13 – Blackout Comedy Night, Reload Espresso – Brisbane: book at eventfinda.comFriday November 8 – Sydney Comedy Store “Identity Steft” – book at comedystore.com.au
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