From food and wine events and festivals to art exhibitions, Australia hosts many world class events. Plan your upcoming trip around such events and you are sure to have an experience of a lifetime. Some the events you should plan your trip around are:
Melbourne Food and Wine Festival,Melbourne and regional VictoriaMarch
Food and wine lovers each year indulge in a world-class program of more than 300 events during the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival. Melbournes network of restaurants and rooftop venues across the city and local Victoria turn out their best for this globally acclaimed annual food and wine celebration.
Here you can enjoy fresh seasonal produce and mingle with expert winemakers. The festival’s prestigious reputation attracts some of the world’s biggest culinary and wine personalities to participate in the program.
Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix,Melbourne, Victoria -March
Some of the world’s fastest drivers and cars light up Melbourne and the Albert Park circuit at the Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix. The Australian Grand Prix is the opening race of the Formula 1 season.
Some of the worlds top racing car drivers show off their cutting-edge cars and lightning-speed teamwork. The distinctive pitch of the best Formula One racing cars can be heard across the city.
Opera on Sydney Harbour,Sydney, New South Wales-March/April
Experience the magnificence of a world famous opera performed against the backdrop of stunning Sydney Harbour with spectacular views over the Sydney Opera House and Bridge. These annual productions by Opera Australia feature wonderful sets, beautiful costumes, dazzling lighting and some of the worlds most much-loved operas all performed on a giant gleaming stage. Audiences can watch world-class opera, including favorites such as La Traviata and Carmen, from a 3000-seat grandstand on a site at Fleet Steps next to the Royal Botanic Gardens.
Sydney Royal Easter ShowSydney, New South WalesMarch/April
The Sydney Royal Easter Show is one of Australia’s biggest annual events. It is an iconic showcase of Australian culture, heritage and agricultural fineness, merging world-class competitions and educational activities with carnival rides, entertainment and superior food and wine experiences for a fun filled day with family or friends. The Sydney Royal Easter Show is an ideal family day out which will appeal to all ages.
Vivid SydneySydney, New South Wales,June
Each year Sydney is transformed into a spectacular picture of light, music and ideas when Vivid Sydney takes over the city after dark. Coloring the city with creativity and inspiration, Vivid Sydney highlights include the immensely popular illumination of the Sydney Opera House sails; performances from local and international musicians at Sydney Opera House and the Vivid Ideas Exchange, featuring public discussions and debates from leading global creative thinkers. For 18 days, creative, corporate professionals, families and people of all ages take advantage of Sydney’s mild winter weather and immerse themselves in the truly fantastic show.
To make sure you do not miss any of these exciting events, opt for a luxury car rental. With a luxury car rental, you travel from one venue to another with comfort and convenience.