What’s on around Australia in November
Looking for something before the silly season hits?
Whether you are travelling or just looking for something to do near to where you live, we have unearthed some great events that will excite, inspire and surprise you during the month of November.
Brisbane: The Lighting of the Christmas tree
25 November @King George Square
Brisbane’s towering 20m-tall Christmas tree is returning to King George Square, so come along and witness the magical moment when its twinkling lights are switched on.
Find out more at www.visitbrisbane.com.au
Gold Coast: Gold Coast Open House
The history and heritage of the Gold Coast will be on display at this free event, where locals and visitors alike will have the opportunity to delve into the past and glimpse the future of urban design on the Gold Coast.
For more visit goldcoastopenhouse.com.au
Hobart: Cricket in Tasmania, Australia v’s South Africa
Hobart 12 – 16 November
Australia vs South Africa at Blundstone Arena is the second Test in the Commonweath Bank Test Series. Test cricket returns to Tasmania with the Australian team eager to regain top spot as the number one test team in the world.
For tickets and more visit www.discovertasmania.com.au/event/australiavsouthafrica
Uluru: Field of lights by Bruce Munroe
Until 31 March 2017
As darkness falls and Uluru is thrown into silhouette, field of light illuminates. As far as the eye can see gentle rhythms of colour light up the desert.
The Field of Light art installation, a global phenomenon by internationally acclaimed artist Bruce Munro.
Discover more at www.ayersrockresort.com.au/events/detail/field-of-light-uluru
Western Australia: Margaret River Gourmet Escape presented by Audi
From 18 -20 November
Margaret River Gourmet Escape has an unparalleled line up of international and local food and wine celebrities, iconic and breathtaking host locations. The acclaimed food and wine festival returns will again deliver a program showcasing the best of Western Australia.
World-famous television cook and food writer Nigella Lawson will be experiencing the event first time in 2016.
Find out more here www.gourmetescape.com.au
Sydney: Sculpture by the Sea
Bondi | 20 October – 6 November 2016
Sculpture by the Sea returns to the Bondi Beach to Tamarama Beach coastal walk. See the coastal walk transformed into a 2km long temporary sculpture park featuring over 100 sculptures by artists from Australia and across the world.
Find out more at sculpturebythesea.com
Victoria: Lorne Film Festival
Featuring a range of intimate venues against the backdrop of Lorne’s unique coastal beauty, Lorne Film 2016 is a four-day celebration of international film for the people who make, watch and love film, held from November 10 – 13, 2016.
Find out more at www.lornefilm.com.au