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.
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!
Don’t miss CHICAGO now playing in Sydney at the Capitol Theatre and starring Natalie Bassingthwaighte as Roxie Hart, Alinta Chidzey as Velma Kelly, Casey Donovan as Matron ‘Mama’ Morton and Tom Burlinson as Billy Flynn (Note: the role of Billy Flynn will be played by Jason Donovan in Melbourne only).
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
We dream of a world where everyone has equal access to devices that will improve their quality of life. We design, make and provide these devices free of charge - because that is the way that it should be. We use 3D printing techniques to manufacture custom devices at just a fraction of the cost. We see this technology as having the potential to revolutionize the prosthetic industry, eliminating the lead-time and costs of associated with traditional manufacturing techniques.
There's just a few days left to cast your vote for Sunday's Logie Awards. Waleed is up for the Gold alongside Amanda Keller, Waleed and Carrie are up for Most Popular Presenter, and The Project is up for Popular Panel or Current Affairs Program. Cast your vote now!
Wounded Heroes Association is a national community organisation established to support Australian servicemen and women and their families, and to ease the financial, emotional and personal hardships of contemporary military life. Donations are tax deductible.
Tom doesn’t have a real job any more. Please come and give him some of your hard-earned money in exchange for the product of laughter. This will help fuel the economy, demonstrate the power of the free market and lead to jobs and growth.
Young Will Shakespeare has a bad case of writer’s block and desperately needs a muse. His new comedy, Romeo and Ethel the Pirate’s Daughter, is less than inspired and he’s running out of time to deliver his next masterpiece. That is, until he meets Viola, and a real-life Romeo and Juliet story starts to take hold. But Viola has a secret, and this damned Romeo play is turning out to be nothing like the comedy the Queen demanded.
Belinda want WAs to introduce an assisted dying law so that no-one with a terminal illness has to die the way her mum did. She's walking from Melbourne to Perth to symbolise the way our journey to life's end should be – long and arduous, sometimes painful, yes… but supported all the way by empathetic, loving people who reflect on what it might be like to walk in the shoes of others. Find out more or donate to Go Gentle Australia at the link.
Fresh from winning the Pinder Prize at this year’s Melbourne International Comedy Festival as well hilarious segments on Channel 10’s The Project, Sam Taunton is one of Australia’s most exciting new comedians. After yet again being nominated for various comedy awards and failing to claim the top prize, Sam has decided to align himself with the only thing he knows about critically acclaimed art: his father’s 1988 country music album Straight From The Shoulder. Come see the encore performance of this now award-winning show at Sydney's Comedy Store on July 5.
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!
Bert Kreischer is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer and host who performs to sell-out crowds across the world. His stand-up special ‘Bert Kreischer: Secret Time’ is currently streaming globally on Netflix. He is currently touring Australia with his new show 'Body Shots'.
Tony Award nominated Broadway star, Megan Hilty, returns to Sydney to take the stage with a 40 piece orchestra. Enjoy all your favourite showstoppers from The Great American Songbook including hits from Wicked, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, and Smash! To get tix to her Queensland show, click here.
Did you know that Australia has some of the best Rope Skippers in the world? Nine Aussie athletes from the Redland City (Cleveland Air Magic Rope Skipping Club) are urgently seeking financial support to compete at the World Jump Rope Championships in Norway, over 8 days during July 2019. Follow the link for more info.
Each year, the Lexus Melbourne Cup Tour celebrates the heroes and stories intrinsically linked to the Victoria Racing Club’s 158-year old Lexus Melbourne Cup race and its contribution to the nation's historical and cultural heritage. The 18-carat gold Lexus Melbourne Cup trophy visits various destinations in an effort to unite communities by engaging councils, schools, hospitals, aged-care homes and racing groups in events to raise funds for local causes. Follow the link for more info.
Fresh off the back of a massive 30-date tour of the US, UK, Ireland and Europe, US comedy legend Demetri Martin brings his world-acclaimed ‘Wandering Mind Tour’ to the Antipodes this May/June. Click on the link to snatch your tix!
Fallen by Lucie Morris-Marr is the inside story of the secret trial and conviction of Cardinal George Pell. Investigative journalist Lucie Morris-Marr was the first to break the story for the Herald Sun that Cardinal George Pell was being investigated by the police. She attended every day of his secret trial, and she now tells the full story of the fall of a prince of the church. Follow the link for more information.
The Monkees Michael Nesmith and Micky Dolenz will tour Australia and New Zealand playing Monkees Music Spanning More Than 50 Years. Great hits! Classics from the TV show! Over 2 hours of Monkees Magic! Follow the link for more info!
Second Bite give food a second life and get it to people who need it most. More than 4 million people in Australia experience food insecurity at least once in the course of a year, and SecondBite exists to make sure that good food is getting to people who need it most, rather than to landfill. Head to their website for more information.
Drum and Bass bangers, Rudimental have announced a new album and are touring the country! Their eagerly awaited third album 'Toast to Our Differences' is live around the globe on 7th September. Check out their tour playing all around Australia until 9th June.
Award-winning US actor, writer and comedian Nick Offerman returns to Australia for the first time since 2016, with his brand new live show, ALL RISE.
All Rise is an evening of deliberative talking and light dance that will compel you to chuckle whilst enjoining you to brandish a better side of humanity than the one to which we have grown accustomed. Genuflection optional: in my church, you kneel as you please!
Tim Ferguson is one of Australia’s most accomplished comedians. He has battled Multiple Sclerosis (MS) for 30 years, but it won’t get in his way! His new live show A Fast Life on Wheels sees this comedy legend rips the lid off his extraordinary life. Tim Ferguson reveals the terrors and tears of his worldwide escapades. Hilarious, touching and wicked. This show is hell on wheels. Follow the link for more info!
Australia, are you ready to party? Because Sammy J’s bringing his hit ABC TV characters to the stage! Be inspired by Government Coach. Singalong to Playground Politics. And get ready to flex your core beliefs with some National Yoga in a jam-packed night of song, stand-up, and shenanigans. Check out the dates and grab tickets at the above link!
Sign this petition if you agree Western Australia must reform indecent assault and make legislative changes that afford greater protection to the community and convey our respect to victims. Follow the link for more information.
Ms Clare Bowditch and Mr Martin W Brown are thrilled to announce the birth of their brand new baby, a fiery little song called, WOMAN! C.B. says "I wrote WOMAN five-ish years ago after coming home from a night out with my dearest friends, a squad of woman who all blow my mind with the their ability to bloom wherever they're planted. Follow the link for more info on Clare's launch of her new song and tour!
Learn from Aboriginal Victorians about the oldest continuous cultures on earth. Here you can explore Aboriginal cultures, histories, ideas, opinions and Treaty in Victoria. Follow the link for more information.
For nearly 20 years Whitelion has supported thousands of young Australians to reach their full potential. Whitelion believes in an Australia where every young Australian has equal opportunity to thrive. Click the link to find out how you can support them.
Thirty-seven time Golden Guitar winner Lee Kernaghan announced the release of his fifteenth studio album and released the title track and new music video "Backroad Nation" today. The highly anticipated album Backroad Nation was produced by Grammy nominated producer and songwriter Lindsay Rimes (Kane Brown, Kylie Minogue. LoCash) and will be released Friday, May 10 through ABC Music/UMA.
2040 is a hybrid feature documentary that looks to the future, but is vitally important NOW! Award-winning director Damon Gameau (That Sugar Film) embarks on journey to explore what the future could look like by the year 2040 if we simply embraced the best solutions already available to us to improve our planet and shifted them rapidly into the mainstream.
At a bustling London train station, 42-year-old American, Georgie, kisses the neck of a much older Irish man, Alex. This electric encounter thrusts two perfect strangers into a fascinating and unlikely relationship, part friendship, part love-affair. But is Georgie really all she seems? Kat Stewart's new play opens at the Melbourne Theatre Company, follow the link for more info!
Help Bobby Bajram on his quest to reach the roof of the world, Mt Everest. Bobby Bajram’s quest is to raise awareness of people with disabilities and the challenges they face. Bobby wants to show that Multiple Sclerosis (MS) doesn’t rule his life and to encourage others with disabilities to take action in order to improve their quality of life.