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Upcoming Shows

The Making of Men [Brisbane]
Saturday September 18, 2021

New Benner Theatre, Metro Arts, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

How can we overturn cultural pressure and tradition, and raise men who are happy, emotionally secure, capable of love and tears?

The Making of Men [Brisbane]
Bandicoots in our Backyard [Online]
Wednesday September 22, 2021


Our Southern Brown Bandicoots are important to our environment and they are in trouble, here’s how you can help!

Bandicoots in our Backyard [Online]
IMPACT Volunteering program presents iNaturalist Training [Online]
Wednesday September 22, 2021


Do you have a connection to City of Greater Dandenong…You don’t have to wait for restrictions to ease to positively contribute towards your community.

IMPACT Volunteering program presents iNaturalist Training [Online]
HAMILTON – new date TBA[Sydney]
Sunday October 31, 2021

Sydney Lyric Theatre, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

This “theatrical landmark transformed theatre and the way we think about history.” – The New York Times

HAMILTON - new date TBA[Sydney]
Grug [Perth]
Wednesday November 17, 2021

Dolphin Theatre (UWA), Perth Western Australia, Australia

Based on the much-loved picture book character created by Ted Prior.

Grug [Perth]
Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr Fox [Melbourne]
Saturday December 4, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This summer Mr Fox and his family, friends and foes are getting set to once again leap off the page (and all around the stage).

Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr Fox [Melbourne]
Tim Minchin – Back [Sydney]
Friday January 21, 2022

Enmore Theatre, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

TIM MINCHIN, internationally renowned award-winning musician, comedian, actor, writer and composer, will return to the Australian stage!

Tim Minchin - Back [Sydney]
Backstreet Boys (concert) [Sydney]
Saturday March 12, 2022

Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

Get your group together, because the biggest selling Boy Band of all time (100 million albums), the BACKSTREET BOYS are heading back to Australia in 2020 for a national arena tour.

Backstreet Boys (concert) [Sydney]
Backstreet Boys (concert) [Brisbane]
Tuesday March 15, 2022

Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Boondall Queensland, Australia

Get your group together, because the biggest selling Boy Band of all time (100 million albums), the BACKSTREET BOYS are heading back to Australia

Backstreet Boys (concert) [Brisbane]
Rod Stewart (Live In Concert) [Melbourne]
Tuesday March 15, 2022

Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Returning to Australia in 2020 for The Hits! tour, a 50 year celebration of his stellar career…and this time, with Auslan access.

Rod Stewart (Live In Concert) [Melbourne]
Rod Stewart (Live In Concert) [Hunter Valley, NSW]
Saturday March 26, 2022

Roche Estate, Pokolbin, Pokolbin New South Wales, Australia

Still, at the very top of his game! Returning to Australia in 2020 for The Hits! tour, a 50 year celebration of his stellar career…and this time, with Auslan access.

Rod Stewart (Live In Concert) [Hunter Valley, NSW]
Rod Stewart (Live In Concert) [Sydney]
Wednesday March 30, 2022

Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

Returning to Australia in 2020 for The Hits! tour, a 50 year celebration of his stellar career…and this time with Auslan access.

Rod Stewart (Live In Concert) [Sydney]
Let It Be Live – 50th Anniversary [Melbourne]
Thursday May 12, 2022

Palais Theatre, St Kilda, St Kilda Victoria, Australia

Following two sold-out tours of The Beatles’ Abbey Road live in 2019/20, ARC is returning in 2021 to present the final Beatles album in all its glory – Let It Be.

Let It Be Live – 50th Anniversary [Melbourne]
Alanis Morissette [Perth]
Saturday November 5, 2022

RAC ARENA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

SOLD OUT – Alanis Morissette is bringing her 2020 World Tour celebrating 25 years of “Jagged Little Pill”

Alanis Morissette [Perth]
Alanis Morissette [Melbourne]
Tuesday November 8, 2022

Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

NEW DATE – Alanis Morissette is bringing her 2020 World Tour celebrating 25 years of “Jagged Little Pill”

Alanis Morissette [Melbourne]
Alanis Morissette [Melbourne]
Wednesday November 9, 2022

Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

SOLD OUT – Alanis Morissette is bringing her 2020 World Tour celebrating 25 years of “Jagged Little Pill”

Alanis Morissette [Melbourne]
Alanis Morissette [Sydney]
Friday November 11, 2022

Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney Olympic Park NSW , Australia

SOLD OUT!

Alanis Morissette [Sydney]

 

 

Past Shows

We Will Rock You – NEW DATE IN 2022 TBA [Melbourne]
Friday September 10, 2021

Doncaster Playhouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Featuring more than 20 hit Queen songs, We Will Rock You follows two revolutionaries as they try to save Rock in a dystopian world.

We Will Rock You - NEW DATE IN 2022 TBA  [Melbourne]
Postponed – YES THE RABBLE (Arts House) [Melbourne]
Thursday September 9, 2021

Arts House, North Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

New date TBA

Postponed - YES THE RABBLE (Arts House) [Melbourne]
A Call to Climate Action (In Conversation) [Perth]
Thursday September 9, 2021

WA Museum Boola Bardip, Perth Cultural Centre Perth, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Dr Bill Hare is a career climate scientist and world-leading climate policy expert with over thirty years of experience in the science, impacts and policy responses to climate change.

A Call to Climate Action (In Conversation) [Perth]
Boy Swallows Universe [Queensland]
Monday September 6, 2021

Playhouse, QPAC, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Beset by chaos on all sides, a run-in with the local crime king and his henchman sets a 13 year old with the old soul on a journey to find out what kind of a man he is going to be.

Boy Swallows Universe [Queensland]
Wyndham Learning Festival (ONLINE)
Sunday September 5, 2021


Wyndham Learning Festival 2021 is proud to invite Mina Guli to lead the Signature event.

Wyndham Learning Festival (ONLINE)
Interpreter Stories (Community Event) [Online]
Friday September 3, 2021


Come together as we share histories, futures and communities at this Auslan only event 

Interpreter Stories (Community Event) [Online]
Cancelled – FOLLOW ME HOME [Surfers Paradise, QLD]
Friday September 3, 2021

HOTA, Gold Coast Queensland, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - FOLLOW ME HOME [Surfers Paradise, QLD]
Changing Nature Of Paris (NGV) [Melbourne]
Wednesday September 1, 2021

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The Impressionists emerged from a time of enormous social upheaval including what architectural historian Antony Sutcliffe referred to as the ‘biggest urban renewal project the world has ever seen’.

Changing Nature Of Paris (NGV) [Melbourne]
Topic: Arts Wellbeing Collective – Mental Health Matinée – Food and mood (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
Monday August 30, 2021


Eating well is critical for healthful bodies, but what is perhaps less well known is that food can also influence your mood.

Topic: Arts Wellbeing Collective - Mental Health Matinée - Food and mood (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
JUSTINE CLARKE + MONSKI MOUSE’S BABY DISCO [Darwin]
Sunday August 22, 2021

Darwin Waterfront, Darwin Northern Territory, Australia

We’re bringing the Festival family fun to a celebratory end with one huge free concert at Darwin Waterfront.

JUSTINE CLARKE + MONSKI MOUSE'S BABY DISCO [Darwin]
POSTPONED – Come From Away [Sydney]
Sunday August 22, 2021

Capitol Theatre, Haymarket NSW, Australia

POSTPONED – new date TBA

POSTPONED - Come From Away [Sydney]
BRON BATTEN WATERLOO [Darwin]
Saturday August 21, 2021

Brown’s Mart Theatre Festival Park, Darwin Northern Territory, Australia

Will have you both belly laughing and questioning your own beliefs… Not for the faint hearted. (STAGE WHISPERS)

BRON BATTEN WATERLOO [Darwin]
REUBEN KAYE THE BUTCH IS BACK [Darwin]
Friday August 20, 2021

Happy Yess, Festival Park, Darwin Northern Territory, Australia

Lavish, dark and cheeky! (THE AGE)

REUBEN KAYE THE BUTCH IS BACK [Darwin]
Feeding a Warming Planet: National Science Week (In Conversation) [Perth]
Wednesday August 18, 2021

WA Museum Boola Bardip, Perth Cultural Centre Perth, Perth Western Australia, Australia

For our next conversation in the Tipping Point series we are partnering with National Science Week to explore the impact of global warming on the way that we source, produce, create, share and consume food.

Feeding a Warming Planet: National Science Week (In Conversation) [Perth]
Melbourne Zoo – Amphibians, situation critical [Online]
Wednesday August 18, 2021


Climate change and the infectious disease Chytrid Fungus have devastated species like the Baw Baw Frog across Victoria and around the world. Hear from experts working in the field in a race against the clock to prevent the extinction of local frog species.

Melbourne Zoo - Amphibians, situation critical [Online]
Fellowships Program (SLV) [Online]
Tuesday August 17, 2021


Come along to our online information nights to find out more about the program

Fellowships Program (SLV) [Online]
Children’s Storytelling Workshop with Aussie STEM stars (SLV) [Online]
Tuesday August 17, 2021


Celebrate National Science Week with authors from the exciting new book series Aussie STEM stars.

Children’s Storytelling Workshop with Aussie STEM stars (SLV) [Online]
CANCELLED – THEM [Melbourne]
Monday August 16, 2021

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

CANCELLED

CANCELLED - THEM [Melbourne]
Hedda Gabler [Melbourne]
Friday August 13, 2021

La Mama Courthouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Hedda is the role that “every actress” wants to play. Hedda is “Hamlet for women”. Hedda would rather die than be trapped in a domestic life. 

Hedda Gabler [Melbourne]
Cry Baby The Musical [Sydney]
Friday August 13, 2021

Drama Theatre, Sydney Opera House, Sydney NSW, Australia

Cry-Baby celebrates the joy all bad little teenage boys and girls feel the first time they hear music that causes trouble in their own homes

Cry Baby The Musical [Sydney]
PRACTICE exhibition [Adelaide]
Wednesday August 11, 2021

Adelaide Town Hall, First Floor Gallery, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

PRACTICE explores the idea that ‘art is for all’, and showcases artists working across media including collage, assemblage, painting, printmaking, and video.

PRACTICE exhibition [Adelaide]
APAM Gathering at Darwin Festival 2021 – WELCOME [Online]
Tuesday August 10, 2021


Due to the ongoing impacts of COVID-19, including continuing uncertainty around state lockdowns and border restrictions, APAM has made the difficult decision to move the APAM Gathering at Darwin Festival 2021 fully online.

APAM Gathering at Darwin Festival 2021 - WELCOME [Online]
Consultations (AAV) [Online]
Monday August 9, 2021


Would you like to know how you rate with your current access and inclusion measures for Deaf and Disabled people?

Consultations (AAV) [Online]
Beaker Street Festival [Hobart]
Saturday August 7, 2021

Festival Hub at the TMAG, Hobart Tasmania, Australia

Beaker Street Festival is an annual celebration of science and art in lutruwita/Tasmania.

Beaker Street Festival [Hobart]
POSTPONED – Frocking Hilarious (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]
Saturday August 7, 2021

Brisbane Powerhouse, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

POSTPONED – new date tba

POSTPONED - Frocking Hilarious (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]
Feeling abstract? (LWAG) [Perth]
Saturday August 7, 2021

Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery – University of Western Australia, Crawley WA , Australia

Feeling abstract? explores abstract painting over a forty year period through works in the UWA Art Collection.

Feeling abstract? (LWAG) [Perth]
Beaker Street Festival [Hobart]
Friday August 6, 2021

Festival Hub at the TMAG, Hobart Tasmania, Australia

Beaker Street Festival is an annual celebration of science and art in lutruwita/Tasmania.

Beaker Street Festival [Hobart]
CREATIVE VICTORIA Info Session [Online]
Friday August 6, 2021


Online info session

CREATIVE VICTORIA Info Session [Online]
POSTPONED – Kevin Kropinyeri Goes Walkabout (BCF) [Brisbane]
Thursday August 5, 2021

The Studio, Brisbane Powerhouse, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

POSTPONED – new date TBA

POSTPONED - Kevin Kropinyeri Goes Walkabout (BCF) [Brisbane]
CANCELLED – PERIOD QUEEN [Surfers Paradise, QLD]
Wednesday August 4, 2021

HOTA, Gold Coast Queensland, Australia

Cancelled

CANCELLED - PERIOD QUEEN [Surfers Paradise, QLD]
Poetry Month Gala [Melbourne]
Wednesday August 4, 2021

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This August, we’re all about powerful poetry. In honour of Red Room Poetry’s inaugural Poetry Month, we’re celebrating with a showcase highlighting some of Australia’s – and the world’s – finest wordsmiths.

Poetry Month Gala [Melbourne]
HYDRA [Melbourne]
Sunday August 1, 2021

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote Victoria, Australia

From multi-award winning duo Double Water Sign; the makers of GROUND CONTROL and MORAL PANIC, this searing new work of science-fiction is the story of an angry young man and the woman whose job it is to kill him.

HYDRA [Melbourne]
CANCELLED – Aboriginal Comedy Allstars [Brisbane]
Sunday August 1, 2021

Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm QLD, Australia

CANCELLED

CANCELLED - Aboriginal Comedy Allstars [Brisbane]
Miami State High School 2021 Musical ‘Back to the 80s’ [Gold Coast]
Saturday July 31, 2021

Miami State High School, Gold Coast Queensland, Australia

This is a community event and everyone is invited to come along and enjoy the musical.

Miami State High School 2021 Musical ‘Back to the 80s’ [Gold Coast]
CANCELLED – Queerstories [Brisbane]
Saturday July 31, 2021

Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm QLD, Australia

CANCELLED

CANCELLED - Queerstories [Brisbane]
Illuminate (Panel Discussion) [Adelaide]
Saturday July 31, 2021

UniSA City West campus, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

As part of Illuminate Adelaide’s unmissable closing night party

Illuminate (Panel Discussion) [Adelaide]
CANCELLED – Once [Sydney]
Saturday July 31, 2021

Darlinghurst Theatre Company, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

CANCELLED

CANCELLED - Once [Sydney]
CAESAR (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Friday July 30, 2021

Roundhouse Theatre, Kelvin Grove QLD, Australia

Five acts. Five writers. One electrifying theatrical experience.

CAESAR (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Miami State High School 2021 Musical ‘Back to the 80s’ [Gold Coast]
Friday July 30, 2021

Miami State High School, Gold Coast Queensland, Australia

This is a community event and everyone is invited to come along and enjoy the musical.

Miami State High School 2021 Musical ‘Back to the 80s’ [Gold Coast]
YORK [Perth]
Tuesday July 27, 2021

Heath Ledger Theatre, State Theatre Centre of WA, Perth WA, Australia

Inspired by 200 years of real accounts, this daring new work sheds light on how our stories are told – and who tells them.

YORK [Perth]
POSTPONED – Let It Be Live – 50th Anniversary [Melbourne]
Sunday July 25, 2021

Palais Theatre, St Kilda, St Kilda Victoria, Australia

See new date on THURSDAY 30 SEPT

POSTPONED - Let It Be Live – 50th Anniversary [Melbourne]
POSTPONED – Smith Street Dreaming [Melbourne]
Saturday July 24, 2021

Atherton Gardens, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

New date – TBA

POSTPONED - Smith Street Dreaming [Melbourne]
POSTPONED – Thrive Festival (The Emerald Hill precinct) [Melbourne]
Saturday July 24, 2021

The Emerald Hill Precinct (various locations), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

POSTPONED – more info will be shared soon

POSTPONED - Thrive Festival (The Emerald Hill precinct) [Melbourne]
MAALI Festival [Perth]
Saturday July 24, 2021

State Theatre Centre, Perth WA, Australia

Kaya. It’s time to listen. It’s time to acknowledge. It’s time to dance. It’s time.

MAALI Festival [Perth]
SYSTEM FAILURE: Disrupted Festival [Perth]
Thursday July 22, 2021

State Library of Western Australia, Perth WA, Australia

Disrupted Festival of Ideas includes a series of FREE EVENTS including: conversations, panel discussions, keynotes and activities taking over the State Library of Western Australia. 

SYSTEM FAILURE: Disrupted Festival [Perth]
POSTPONED – BLAKWIZ 2021 [Melbourne]
Wednesday July 21, 2021

Fitzroy Town Hall, Fitzroy VIC, Australia

New date TBA

POSTPONED - BLAKWIZ 2021 [Melbourne]
Rage and Dissent [Melbourne]
Tuesday July 20, 2021


They say, ‘Don’t get mad. Get even.’ But can rage itself be fuel for change?

Rage and Dissent [Melbourne]
Prima Facie [Queensland]
Monday July 19, 2021

Bille Brown Theatre, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Suzie Miller’s urgent, gripping one-woman show combines wry humour, raw emotion and an unforgettable character. In a post-#MeToo world, it’s a stinging rebuke to a flawed legal system, and a clarion call to change the rules.

Prima Facie  [Queensland]
Artists without Borders [Adelaide]
Sunday July 18, 2021

Elder Hall, North Terrace, University of Adelaide, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

In a post-COVID world, how can we put these lessons into practice to create a more sustainable and globally connected arts community for creatives and audiences alike?

Artists without Borders [Adelaide]
Adelaide Festival of Ideas Dedication [Adelaide]
Sunday July 18, 2021

Bonython Hall, North Terrace, University of Adelaide, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

As we come to the close of the Adelaide Festival of Ideas, we dedicate the year’s festivities to a prominent Australian who has left a mark on our cultural climate and public discourse.

Adelaide Festival of Ideas Dedication [Adelaide]
COVID Positive [Adelaide]
Sunday July 18, 2021

Elder Hall, North Terrace, University of Adelaide, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

As restrictions ease, how can we use these lessons to improve the way we think about suburbs, cities and populations, and what role will small to medium cities and towns play in this new future?

COVID Positive [Adelaide]
Voice, Treaty, Truth [Adelaide]
Sunday July 18, 2021

Bonython Hall, North Terrace, University of Adelaide, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

In May 2017, at the Uluru Constitutional Convention, First Nations delegates from across the country met at Uluru and endorsed a landmark call to action that sounded across the continent – the Uluru Statement from the Heart…

Voice, Treaty, Truth [Adelaide]
Towards the Light [Adelaide]
Sunday July 18, 2021

Bonython Hall, North Terrace, University of Adelaide, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

As a 17th attempt at legislative reform makes its way through parliament, is the tide about to turn for voluntary assisted dying in South Australia?

Towards the Light [Adelaide]
THE ADDAMS FAMILY [Perth]
Sunday July 18, 2021

Regal Theatre, Subiaco WA, Australia

THE ADDAMS FAMILY features an original story, and it’s every father’s nightmare. Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family — a man her parents have never met.

THE ADDAMS FAMILY [Perth]
Fighting Fires: Public Safety and Public Interest [Adelaide]
Sunday July 18, 2021

Elder Hall, North Terrace, University of Adelaide, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

The upheaval of the pandemic may have pushed the devastation of the 2019/20 fire season from many of our minds, but its long term impact remains very real for affected communities all around the country.

Fighting Fires: Public Safety and Public Interest [Adelaide]
Are We All in this Together? [Adelaide]
Sunday July 18, 2021

Bonython Hall, North Terrace, University of Adelaide, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

In this special Adelaide Festival of Ideas event, we’ll hear from members of our community whose stories and perspectives are rarely heard — but demand to be listened to.

Are We All in this Together? [Adelaide]
Gladys Elphick Memorial Oration: Flagging Intentions [Adelaide]
Saturday July 17, 2021

Elder Hall, North Terrace, University of Adelaide, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

The oration will explore both the history of the Aboriginal flag itself, a personal reflection on the meaning of the Flag to Stan Grant, its role in half century of Aboriginal relations with non-Aboriginal Australia as well as the recent legal community controversy surrounding the granting and enforcement of copyright.

Gladys Elphick Memorial Oration: Flagging Intentions [Adelaide]
What if there is a Planet B? [Adelaide]
Saturday July 17, 2021

Elder Hall, North Terrace, University of Adelaide, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

What can history, ‘space junk’ and Antarctica tell us about developing a more considered approach to the heavens?

What if there is a Planet B? [Adelaide]
True Selfie [Adelaide]
Saturday July 17, 2021

Bonython Hall, North Terrace, University of Adelaide, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Social media has fundamentally reshaped the way many of us engage with our friends, our communities, and our world. But it also affects how we view ourselves, from the way an Instagram filter frames our face, to the carefully curated versions of our lives we share online

True Selfie [Adelaide]
Virtue Australia Foundation presents Kidman Lecture: Balancing on a Tower of Chairs [Adelaide]
Saturday July 17, 2021

Bonython Hall, North Terrace, University of Adelaide, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Balancing on a tower of chairs is not easy. It requires decades of training, self-discipline, teamwork, trust, mental acuity, physical strength, long term goals and more.

Virtue Australia Foundation presents Kidman Lecture: Balancing on a Tower of Chairs [Adelaide]
RAA presents Powering the Future [Adelaide]
Saturday July 17, 2021

Bonython Hall, North Terrace, University of Adelaide, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

As we look toward a new decade, how can we navigate the renewed urgency of the climate crisis, and the technical and political challenges of a post-carbon future driven by clean energy?

RAA presents Powering the Future [Adelaide]
Brisbane Comedy Festival Opening Gala with host Tommy Little [Brisbane]
Friday July 16, 2021

The Fortitude Music Hall, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

What better way to kick off the Festival than a spectacular line-up of the funniest comedians in two hours of laughs.

Brisbane Comedy Festival Opening Gala with host Tommy Little [Brisbane]
UWA Season 2 Opening Night [Crawley, WA]
Friday July 16, 2021

Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery – University of Western Australia, Crawley WA , Australia

We are pleased to invite you to the opening of our Season 2 exhibitions:

UWA Season 2 Opening Night [Crawley, WA]
Let’s Get Digital: Art in Contemporary Society [Adelaide]
Friday July 16, 2021

Elder Hall, North Terrace, University of Adelaide, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

It’s been a long time since ‘visual art’ meant simply a painting, or a sculpture.

Let's Get Digital: Art in Contemporary Society [Adelaide]
The Art of Artificial Intelligence[Adelaide]
Friday July 16, 2021

Elder Hall, North Terrace, University of Adelaide, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Artificial intelligence has held an ominous position in popular culture, but as machine learning crosses over from science fiction into reality this emerging field of study offers intriguing possibilities — and plenty of challenges

The Art of Artificial Intelligence[Adelaide]
Pizza In Space [Adelaide]
Friday July 16, 2021

Bonython Hall, North Terrace, University of Adelaide, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Everyone knows that when the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, that’s amore. But trying to make a pizza pie on the lunar surface?

Pizza In Space [Adelaide]
Profit for Purpose [Adelaide]
Friday July 16, 2021

Elder Hall, North Terrace, University of Adelaide, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

The last decade has seen an explosion of new Australian startups that seek to make a difference while also turning a profit. But how can an ethically minded business with one eye on the bigger picture thrive in a globalised marketplace often steeped in exploitation?

Profit for Purpose [Adelaide]
NRL State of Origin 3 [Gold Coast]
Wednesday July 14, 2021

Cbus Super Stadium, Gold Coast Queensland, Australia

Nothing hits you like the anticipation of Origin! The anthem will be Auslan interpreted at the ground. Hope you enjoy it if you are there!

NRL State of Origin 3 [Gold Coast]
Because The Night (Immersive Theatre) [Melbourne]
Wednesday July 14, 2021

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

Something is unfolding here in Elsinore. For weeks the strikes have been intensifying—but there’s a new mood tonight as Carnival approaches. There’s a vivid sense of an era ending—a new age opening up

Because The Night (Immersive Theatre) [Melbourne]
Tim Minchin – Back [Brisbane]
Tuesday July 13, 2021

Fortitude Music Hall, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

TIM MINCHIN, internationally renowned award-winning musician, comedian, actor, writer and composer, will return to the Australian stage!

Tim Minchin - Back [Brisbane]
Ahead of the Game: Sport, Storytelling and Symbolism [Melbourne]
Tuesday July 13, 2021

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Australians love our sport: playing it, watching it, discussing it, and analysing it in passionate, exhaustive detail.

Ahead of the Game: Sport, Storytelling and Symbolism [Melbourne]
Q&A after “GLASS” by Rawcus (Darebin Arts) [Melbourne]
Sunday July 11, 2021

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote VIC, Australia

Combining moments of vulnerability and humour, GLASS is highly physical, sculptural, unexpected and tender.

Q&A after "GLASS" by Rawcus (Darebin Arts) [Melbourne]
First Stage [Melbourne]
Friday July 9, 2021

The Lawler, Southbank Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Join us as actors perform dramatic readings of the emerging playwrights’ new works.

First Stage [Melbourne]
FACING UP (NAIDOC week) [Ballarat]
Sunday July 4, 2021

Eureka Centre – Home of the Eureka Flag (102 Stawell Street South), Ballarat Victoria, Australia

Join us at Eureka Centre on Wadawurrung land for these NAIDOC week performances of ‘Facing Up’

FACING UP (NAIDOC week) [Ballarat]
Beep [Melbourne]
Wednesday June 30, 2021

Ian Potter Centre for Performing Arts (Monash Uni, Clayton), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Windmill Theatre’s trademark design, music and puppetry, tells the story of Beep and what happens when someone new comes to town.

Beep [Melbourne]
The Gathering (AAV) [Online session]
Tuesday June 29, 2021


We invite you to come and join The Gathering, where we can get to know more about you and what you feel you need to be even more successful.

The Gathering (AAV)  [Online session]
Bluey’s Big Play The Stage Show [Melbourne]
Tuesday June 29, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

See Bluey, Bingo, Mum and Dad as you’ve never seen them before

Bluey's Big Play The Stage Show [Melbourne]
White Pearl [Brisbane]
Monday June 28, 2021

Bille Brown Studio, Queensland Theatre Company, South Brisbane , Australia

In the boardroom of Clearday cosmetics, beauty is only (white) skin deep.

White Pearl [Brisbane]
NRL State of Origin 2 [Brisbane]
Sunday June 27, 2021

Suncorp Stadium Brisbane, Milton QLD, Australia

Nothing hits you like the anticipation of Origin! The anthem will be Auslan interpreted at the ground. Hope you enjoy it if you are there!

NRL State of Origin 2 [Brisbane]
EXHIBITION INTRODUCTION FRENCH IMPRESSIONISM (NGV) [Melbourne]
Sunday June 27, 2021

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

In an international exclusive, the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) presents a major exhibition of more than 100 masterworks of French Impressionism in partnership with the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), an institution renowned world-wide for its rich holdings of Impressionist paintings.

EXHIBITION INTRODUCTION FRENCH IMPRESSIONISM (NGV) [Melbourne]
CANCELLED – American Psycho the Musical [Sydney]
Sunday June 27, 2021

Playhouse, Sydney Opera House, Sydney NSW, Australia

Meet Patrick Bateman, the man with it all; the Wall Street job, the raging ego and, of course, the secret serial murders

CANCELLED - American Psycho the Musical [Sydney]
Closing Night: Be Kind, Rewind (EWF) [Online]
Saturday June 26, 2021


Break out the butterfly clips, trucker caps and jelly bracelets, because it’s time to party like it’s 2003.

Closing Night: Be Kind, Rewind (EWF) [Online]
Writing Narrative for Games (EWF) [Online]
Saturday June 26, 2021


So you love games and you love storytelling – how about levelling up and putting the two together?

Writing Narrative for Games (EWF) [Online]
Paper Planet [Melbourne]
Saturday June 26, 2021

Abbotsford Convent, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Children and families are invited to create a beautiful world inside a forest of tall cardboard trees, using only paper, tape and their imaginations

Paper Planet [Melbourne]
Introducing Goya (NGV) [Melbourne]
Saturday June 26, 2021

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Celebrating the opening of Goya: Drawings from the Prado Museum, NGV curators introduce various aspects of Goya’s work

Introducing Goya (NGV) [Melbourne]
Women’s State of Origin [Sunshine Coast]
Friday June 25, 2021

Sunshine Coast Stadium, Bokarina, Sunshine Coast Queensland, Australia

Ampol Women’s State of Origin

Women's State of Origin [Sunshine Coast]
Late Night Literature: #NSFW (EWF) [Online]
Wednesday June 23, 2021


From tender to tantalising, funny to forthright, sweaty to sweet, sex writing runs a gamut of style, genre, voice and purpose.

Late Night Literature: #NSFW (EWF) [Online]
Tardy: Ready and Disabled (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Wednesday June 23, 2021

Trades Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Queer. Autistic. Veteran. So many stereotypes. Late to the party. Late bloomer. Late diagnosed. Jacci Pillar was born to be late, but better later than never

Tardy: Ready and Disabled (Melbourne Fringe) [Melbourne]
Queerstories [Melbourne]
Wednesday June 23, 2021

Glen Eira Town Halll, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

After a wonderful online event in the depths of 2020’s lockdown months, Queerstories returns for an exciting live event, presented in partnership with Glen Eira City Council’s Youth Services and Glen Eira City Council’s Storytelling Festival.

Queerstories [Melbourne]
EWF Vietnam Library Launch (EWF) [Online]
Wednesday June 23, 2021


The ??t N??c Library is a community-curated collection of stories with a focus on Vietnam and its diaspora.

EWF Vietnam Library Launch (EWF) [Online]
The Lifespan of a Fact  [Melbourne]
Saturday June 19, 2021

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A somewhat accurate, sort of factual, non-fiction story, this comic Broadway hit makes its Australian premiere in a production directed by Petra Kalive (Hungry Ghosts).

The Lifespan of a Fact  [Melbourne]
Mental Health Matinée: back after interval (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
Thursday June 17, 2021


The Arts Wellbeing Collective is an Arts Centre Melbourne initiative, supported by WorkSafe Victoria’s WorkWell Mental Health Improvement Fund.

Mental Health Matinée: back after interval (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
Opening Night: Collective Imaginings [Online, YouTube]
Wednesday June 16, 2021


“The power of storytelling is to share the lives of people who change the world.” – Nakkiah Lui

Opening Night: Collective Imaginings [Online, YouTube]
Social Media Online Session (AAV) [Online session]
Wednesday June 16, 2021


We invite you to come and join this session

Social Media Online Session (AAV)  [Online session]
NRL: Parramatta Eels v Wests Tigers [Sydney]
Sunday June 13, 2021

Bankwest Stadium, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

Pre game, half time and post game Auslan access at the stadium.

NRL: Parramatta Eels v Wests Tigers [Sydney]
Tim Minchin – Back [Adelaide]
Saturday June 12, 2021

Adelaide Festival Centre, Adelaide, South Australia SA, Australia

TIM MINCHIN, internationally renowned award-winning musician, comedian, actor, writer and composer, will return to the Australian stage!

Tim Minchin - Back [Adelaide]
QUEENSLAND BALLET’S THE SLEEPING BEAUTY [Brisbane]
Saturday June 12, 2021

Lyric Theatre, QPAC, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

The Q&A session will be Auslan interpreted (after the 1.30pm performance)

QUEENSLAND BALLET’S THE SLEEPING BEAUTY [Brisbane]
Politics of the Precipice (In Conversation) [Perth]
Thursday June 10, 2021

WA Museum Boola Bardip, Perth Cultural Centre Perth, Perth Western Australia, Australia

We take a look through the eyes of political activists, policy experts and community organisers fighting for our survival.

Politics of the Precipice (In Conversation) [Perth]
NRL State of Origin 1 [Townsville]
Wednesday June 9, 2021

Queensland Country Bank Stadium, Townsville Queensland, Australia

Nothing hits you like the anticipation of Origin! The anthem will be Auslan interpreted at the ground. Hope you enjoy it if you are there!

NRL State of Origin 1 [Townsville]
SOTA 2021 – SOTA Stage (State of the Art Music Festival) [Perth]
Monday June 7, 2021

Burswood Park, Perth Western Australia, Australia

We’re bringing back the live tunes, on stage at SOTA REWIRED. Free event – Burswood Park – 7 June.

SOTA 2021 - SOTA Stage (State of the Art Music Festival) [Perth]
WA Day Festival & SOTA 2021 [Perth]
Monday June 7, 2021

Burswood Park, Perth Western Australia, Australia

THE FREE WA DAY FESTIVAL IS BACK AT BURSWOOD PARK FOR 2021!

WA Day Festival & SOTA 2021 [Perth]
MUSICAL SUPERHEROES (Penrith) [Sydney]
Sunday June 6, 2021

The Joan, Penrith NSW , Australia

Join PSO, Rachael Coopes & ‘Big G’ on a fantastic musical adventure as they search for our hero’s superpower.

MUSICAL SUPERHEROES (Penrith) [Sydney]
WA Day Festival & SOTA 2021 [Perth]
Sunday June 6, 2021

Burswood Park, Perth Western Australia, Australia

THE FREE WA DAY FESTIVAL IS BACK AT BURSWOOD PARK FOR 2021!

WA Day Festival & SOTA 2021 [Perth]
Ahead of the Game: Sport, Storytelling and Symbolism [Melbourne]
Tuesday June 1, 2021

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Australians love our sport: playing it, watching it, discussing it, and analysing it in passionate, exhaustive detail.

Ahead of the Game: Sport, Storytelling and Symbolism [Melbourne]
GOING WITH THE FLOW – Disrupted Festival [Perth]
Tuesday June 1, 2021

State Library of Western Australia, Perth WA, Australia

Disrupted Festival of Ideas is a weekend of FREE EVENTS including: conversations, panel discussions, keynotes and activities taking over the State Library of Western Australia. 

GOING WITH THE FLOW - Disrupted Festival [Perth]
THE 7 STAGES OF GRIEVING (Q&A and performance) [Sydney]
Tuesday June 1, 2021

Sydney Theatre Company – WHARF 1 THEATRE, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

SOLD OUT – The 7 Stages of Grieving is a vibrant and insightful account of what it means to be an Aboriginal woman in contemporary Australia. On its premiere in 1995 it became an early triumph for Deborah Mailman and Wesley Enoch, and a beloved classic of Australian theatre.

THE 7 STAGES OF GRIEVING (Q&A and performance) [Sydney]
Magic Beach [Adelaide]
Saturday May 29, 2021

Dunstan Playhouse, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

From the team behind The Gruffalo and the Treehouse series, this new Australian adaptation from multi-award-winning playwright

Magic Beach [Adelaide]
THE IMPORTANCE OF INDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGE (NGV) [Melbourne]
Saturday May 29, 2021

Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, Melbourne VIC , Australia

Recognising the sophisticated appreciation of weather systems within Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural knowledge, the works on display in Big Weather showcase how artists from diverse Indigenous communities hold this knowledge in art.

THE IMPORTANCE OF INDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGE (NGV) [Melbourne]
Every Second (presented by Wit Incorporated) [Melbourne]
Friday May 28, 2021

Bluestone Church Arts Space, Footscray, Victoria, Australia 3011 VIC, Australia

Meg and Tim. Jen and Bill. All they want is a child. No sugar, no alcohol, no dignity. A rollercoaster of IVF, fertility gods and dancing sperm. They’re good people, they deserve this, it’ll happen for them. Right?

Every Second (presented by Wit Incorporated) [Melbourne]
THE TIME IS NOW (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Friday May 28, 2021

Roundhouse Theatre, Kelvin Grove QLD, Australia

One stage, one microphone, countless young voices demanding to be heard.

THE TIME IS NOW (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Little Brother, Big Sister [Melbourne]
Friday May 28, 2021

La Mama Courthouse, Carlton Victoria, Australia

On the brink of artistic discovery, Michel’s plans for the future are interrupted by a diagnosis of schizophrenia – he must rely on his sister – yet Karen has dreams of her own, how long can she push them aside to care for him?

Little Brother, Big Sister [Melbourne]
Reconciliation Week 2021 – Reconciliation Takes Action [Victoria]
Thursday May 27, 2021

Springvale Community Hub, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Auslan interpreted sessions TBA

Reconciliation Week 2021 - Reconciliation Takes Action [Victoria]
JULIA (dance) [Perth]
Tuesday May 25, 2021

State Theatre Centre, Perth Western Australia, Australia

JULIA is accessible dance theatre that doesn’t shy away from the politics and the story.

JULIA (dance) [Perth]
Midsumma Pride March 2021 – LIVESTREAM [Melbourne]
Sunday May 23, 2021

Fitzroy St & Catani Gardens, Fitzroy St, St Kilda VIC, Australia

Once again marchers will colour Fitzroy St in a parade of solidarity. Midsumma is encouraging audiences to attend/view the march in ONLY TWO ways: at a venue, or watch from home

Midsumma Pride March 2021 - LIVESTREAM [Melbourne]
Urzila Carlson [Melbourne]
Saturday May 22, 2021

Palais Theatre, St Kilda, St Kilda Victoria, Australia

South African-New Zealander URZILA CARLSON is a Token African. She’s also a multi award-winning comedian, the 2019 Melbourne International Comedy Festival’s highest ticket-seller, and a household name across two continents.

Urzila Carlson [Melbourne]
THE BIG PICTURE: Making Authentic Movies (St Kilda Film Festival) [Melbourne]
Saturday May 22, 2021

JMC Academy, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

This deaf led industry event exploring the inclusive production process behind powerful new Australian short film – Dry Fire which is included in this year’s Top 100 (Presented in Auslan and translated into English)

THE BIG PICTURE: Making Authentic Movies (St Kilda Film Festival) [Melbourne]
Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery – Curator’s Talk + Tour [Crawley, WA]
Saturday May 22, 2021

Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery – University of Western Australia, Crawley WA , Australia

‘Paper Cut’ is an exhibition of works on paper from UWA’s Cruthers Collection of Women’s Art.

Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery - Curator's Talk + Tour  [Crawley, WA]
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee [Frankston]
Friday May 21, 2021

Ngargee Theatre, John Paul College, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The show centers on a fictional spelling bee set in a Putnam Valley Middle School. Six awkward spelling champions learn that winning (and losing) isn’t everything.

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee [Frankston]
CLTC The Great Australian Rock Musical 2021 [Melbourne]
Friday May 21, 2021

Plenty Ranges Arts & Convention Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Charles Latrobe College presents The Great Australian Rock Musical 2021!

CLTC The Great Australian Rock Musical 2021 [Melbourne]
CLTC The Great Australian Rock Musical 2021 [Melbourne]
Thursday May 20, 2021

Plenty Ranges Arts & Convention Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Charles Latrobe College presents The Great Australian Rock Musical 2021!

CLTC The Great Australian Rock Musical 2021 [Melbourne]
APAM Gathering WELCOME SUPPER [Adelaide]
Wednesday May 19, 2021

Adelaide Festival Centre, Adelaide, South Australia SA, Australia

Taking place on the lands of the Kaurna people, the APAM Gathering at DreamBIG will be held across the opening days of DreamBIG

APAM Gathering WELCOME SUPPER [Adelaide]
Welcome to Country (Neighbourhood – APAM Gathering at DreamBIG) [Adelaide]
Wednesday May 19, 2021

Elder Park North Terrace, Adelaide SA, Australia

Taking place on the lands of the Kaurna people, the APAM Gathering at DreamBIG will be held across the opening days of DreamBIG

Welcome to Country (Neighbourhood - APAM Gathering at DreamBIG) [Adelaide]
The Taming Of The Shrew [Brisbane]
Monday May 17, 2021

Bille Brown Studio, Queensland Theatre Company, South Brisbane , Australia

Lights! Camera! Action! The suitors are lining up to woo movie mogul Baptista’s enchanting film star daughter, Bianca. But there’s a catch: Bianca can’t marry until her elder sister is wed.

The Taming Of The Shrew [Brisbane]
Coconut Woman [Melbourne]
Saturday May 15, 2021

Meat Market, North Melbourne , Australia

Coconut Woman is a comedy-drama with music. A fish out of water story, raw, funny, poignant, with just the right amount of musical punctuation.

Coconut Woman [Melbourne]
The Fae (SIGNAL) [Melbourne]
Friday May 14, 2021

SIGNAL, Melbourne VIC 3000 VIC, Australia

Discover an ethereal garden, a-flutter with Fae in a performance work capturing the similarities between the origins of fairies and early colonial writings on Blak peoples.

The Fae (SIGNAL) [Melbourne]
CONSIDERABLE SEXUAL LICENSE (Darebin Arts) [Melbourne]
Thursday May 13, 2021

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote VIC, Australia

(Dance) Join, proud Wiradjuri man Joel Bray and a talented team of collaborators including Carly Sheppard, Dan Newell  and Niharika Senepati for a flirty, occasionally filthy and deeply passionate look at the true history of sensuality ‘down under’.

CONSIDERABLE SEXUAL LICENSE (Darebin Arts) [Melbourne]
Who Run the World? (In Conversation) [Perth]
Thursday May 13, 2021

WA Museum Boola Bardip, Perth Cultural Centre Perth, Perth Western Australia, Australia

In Conversation is a facilitated panel discussion that unpacks issues with interest through personal experiences and revealing self-examination.

Who Run the World? (In Conversation) [Perth]
The Words That Shaped Us (The Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Tuesday May 11, 2021

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

What are the books that shaped you? Come and celebrate the texts that have influenced our lives literally and literarily, alongside the reveal of the jam-packed 2021 Emerging Writers’ Festival program.

The Words That Shaped Us (The Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Queerstories [Canberra]
Saturday May 8, 2021

The Hunting Lodge , Tuggeranong Arts Centre, Greenway Canberra, Australia

Vulnerable and powerful, hilarious and heartbreaking, Queerstories celebrates the culture and creativity of the LGBTQI+ community one true story at a time. A national storytelling project directed by Maeve Marsden.

Queerstories [Canberra]
AMPLIFY (Music Makers Showcase) [Melbourne]
Saturday May 8, 2021

Collingwood Yards, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Amplify is a one-night showcase accompanied by a weeklong art exhibition, highlighting the experience of being Deaf and Disabled in the Victorian music industry.

AMPLIFY (Music Makers Showcase) [Melbourne]
FANTASTIC YES [Melbourne]
Saturday May 8, 2021

Walker Street Gallery, Corner Walker and Robinson Streets , Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Opening:  Saturday 8th May, from 2 – 4pm, at The Walker Street Gallery and Arts Centre.

FANTASTIC YES [Melbourne]
INFLUENCING CHANGE [Melbourne]
Saturday May 8, 2021

NGV AUSTRALIA, FEDERATION SQUARE (Exhibition Space), Melbourne VIC, Australia

How can art and design influence change and contribute to a positive future?

INFLUENCING CHANGE  [Melbourne]
FANGIRLS [Melbourne]
Friday May 7, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

FANGIRLS follows the uproarious story of Edna, a plucky misfit scholarship girl who believes that she alone can win the heart of the world’s biggest pop star; Harry.

FANGIRLS [Melbourne]
Bighouse Dreaming [Melbourne]
Friday May 7, 2021

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Between school, court, family dramas and stints in The Bighouse, will Chris ever make it as a rapper?

Bighouse Dreaming [Melbourne]
Bluey’s Big Play The Stage Show [Brisbane]
Friday May 7, 2021

QPAC / PLAYHOUSE, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Bluey’s Big Play The Stage Show is heading back to QPAC!!! 

Bluey's Big Play The Stage Show [Brisbane]
Dogs in the Schoolyard [Queensland]
Thursday May 6, 2021

Cremorne Theatre, QPC, South Brisbane QLD , Australia

Played by kids, for kids, ‘Dogs in the Schoolyard’ is a high octane, visually stunning exploration of what it means as a child to be new, to make a friend, to belong to a group, and even how we overcome feeling like we don’t belong.

Dogs in the Schoolyard [Queensland]
Adam Hills Shoes Half Full [Canberra]
Wednesday May 5, 2021

Canberra Theatre, Canberra Australian Capital Territory, Australia

‘One of the most achingly funny and uplifting evenings I can remember.’ The Telegraph (UK)

Adam Hills Shoes Half Full [Canberra]
Sunday Sessions (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Sunday May 2, 2021

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

With keyboard stylings by Joshie Belle, non-binary cabaret-star, music-theatre-composing sensation, and special guests.

Sunday Sessions (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Sunday Sessions (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Sunday May 2, 2021

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

With keyboard stylings by Joshie Belle, non-binary cabaret-star, music-theatre-composing sensation, and special guests.

Sunday Sessions (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Come From Away [Brisbane]
Sunday May 2, 2021

Lyric Theatre, QPAC, South Brisbane QLD, Australia

On 9/11, the world stopped. On 9/12, their stories moved us all.

Come From Away [Brisbane]
VCE Top Acts 2021 [Melbourne]
Saturday May 1, 2021

Melbourne Recital Centre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

The concert comprises stunning performances by young performing artists.

VCE Top Acts 2021 [Melbourne]
Midsumma Festival Live at the Bowl. [Melbourne]
Saturday May 1, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourn Victoria, Australia

Australia’s LGBTQIA+ arts and cultural experience, Midsumma Festival, in partnership with Arts Centre Melbourne are excited to introduce the inaugural Midsumma Festival Live at the Bowl.

Midsumma Festival Live at the Bowl. [Melbourne]
Midsumma 2021: Park Lounge [Werribee, VIC]
Saturday May 1, 2021

Kelly Park Centre, Werribee VIC, Australia

Join us in the park for a luminous evening performance of music, theatre and dance to delight and entertain you with all the colours of the rainbow!

Midsumma 2021: Park Lounge [Werribee, VIC]
QUEERS DRAW THIS EXHIBITION [Coburg, VIC]
Saturday May 1, 2021

Coburg Lake Reserve, Coburg Victoria, Australia

Come and celebrate the first year of Queers Draw This!

QUEERS DRAW THIS EXHIBITION [Coburg, VIC]
RAINBOW FAMILIES CABARET – 2nd show (Midsumma) [Victoria]
Saturday May 1, 2021

Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Laugh along with your hosts, The Listies. Celebrate our collective differences in an open-air cabaret for kids at the iconic Sidney Myer Music Bowl, as part of Live at the Bowl series.

RAINBOW FAMILIES CABARET - 2nd show (Midsumma) [Victoria]
RAINBOW FAMILIES CABARET – 1st show (Midsumma) [Victoria]
Saturday May 1, 2021

Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Laugh along with your hosts, The Listies. Celebrate our collective differences in an open-air cabaret for kids at the iconic Sidney Myer Music Bowl, as part of Live at the Bowl series.

RAINBOW FAMILIES CABARET - 1st show (Midsumma) [Victoria]
Adam Hills Shoes Half Full [Sydney]
Friday April 30, 2021

Enmore Theatre, Newtown NSW, Australia

‘One of the most achingly funny and uplifting evenings I can remember.’ The Telegraph (UK)

Adam Hills Shoes Half Full [Sydney]
F&*k Fabulous [Melbourne]
Friday April 30, 2021

Fairfax Studio, Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A radical, multi-artform, variety show with it’s tongue firmly planted in it’s cheeks.

F&*k Fabulous [Melbourne]
Midsumma Festival Live at the Bowl. [Melbourne]
Friday April 30, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourn Victoria, Australia

Australia’s LGBTQIA+ arts and cultural experience, Midsumma Festival, in partnership with Arts Centre Melbourne are excited to introduce the inaugural Midsumma Festival Live at the Bowl.

Midsumma Festival Live at the Bowl. [Melbourne]
ALL THE KING’S HENS (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 29, 2021

Comedy Republic Upper House, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Bring your queer Magic Mike fantasy to life!

ALL THE KING'S HENS (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Everyone Is Famous [Melbourne]
Thursday April 29, 2021

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote VIC, Australia

Nine young folk wade through the wasteland of the internet to find themselves.

Everyone Is Famous [Melbourne]
Mental Health Matinée: Considering careers outside the arts (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
Thursday April 29, 2021


Have you been reflecting on your career and role in the performing arts industry, and thinking you might like to use your skills, strengths and talents in another way?

Mental Health Matinée: Considering careers outside the arts (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
MIDSUMMA AND AUSTRALIA POST ART AWARD (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 28, 2021

No Vacancy Gallery, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Australia’s leading queer visual arts award

MIDSUMMA AND AUSTRALIA POST ART AWARD (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Queer Playwriting Award Showcase [Melbourne]
Tuesday April 27, 2021

Gasworks Arts Park, Albert Park Victoria, Australia

The annual Queer Playwriting Award (previously Playtime Staged Readings), is a collaboration between Gasworks Arts Park and Midsumma Festival, and part of the Midsumma Presents Program. 

Queer Playwriting Award Showcase [Melbourne]
POSTPONED – Disrupted Festival [Perth]
Tuesday April 27, 2021

State Library of Western Australia, Perth WA, Australia

NEW DATE WILL BE RELEASED SOON – Disrupted Festival of Ideas is a weekend of FREE EVENTS including: conversations, panel discussions, keynotes and activities taking over the State Library of Western Australia. 

POSTPONED - Disrupted Festival [Perth]
QUEERANTINE Q&A (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 25, 2021

ACMI, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Join artists of the Queerantine in the Flesh exhibition for two special Q&A panel discussion events where they discuss their works and how they operate as queer artists living, working, playing and creating during COVID-19.

QUEERANTINE Q&A (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Anzac Day Service 2021 [Victoria]
Sunday April 25, 2021


Auslan interpreted Service 2021

Anzac Day Service 2021 [Victoria]
TAKE IT FROM ME: ARCHER LAUNCH EDITION (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 24, 2021

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

The much-loved sex and relationships advice series, Take It From Me, is back – and badder than ever, gleefully tossing up handfuls of laughter, love and stardust.

TAKE IT FROM ME: ARCHER LAUNCH EDITION (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
QUEERANTINE LIVE SALON (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 24, 2021

ACMI, Melbourne VIC, Australia

(3 session times) A special live salon of performances by artists of the Queerantine in the Flesh exhibition.

QUEERANTINE LIVE SALON  (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Becoming Us series (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 24, 2021

Immigration Museum, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Join Nevo, Adolfo, Frances and Jax in conversation on coming-of-age moments in their lives and the LGBTIQA+ community.

Becoming Us series (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
QUEERANTINE Q&A (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 24, 2021

ACMI, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Join artists of the Queerantine in the Flesh exhibition for two special Q&A panel discussion events where they discuss their works and how they operate as queer artists living, working, playing and creating during COVID-19.

QUEERANTINE Q&A (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
THE PEOPLE OF CABARET: WE ARE HERE (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Friday April 23, 2021

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

The People of Cabaret present a loud and proud lineup of outstanding artists and performers from the cabaret, burlesque, drag and circus scene

THE PEOPLE OF CABARET: WE ARE HERE (Midsumma) [Melbourne]
Reference Material [Melbourne]
Thursday April 22, 2021

Northcote Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

REFERENCE MATERIAL is a new dance work from choreographer, Alisdair Macindoe, exploring the process and history of dance making in the age of narcissism and digital interdependence.

Reference Material [Melbourne]
Projection Art (Strange Space) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 22, 2021

Collingwood Yards, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A Strange Space is an open-air exhibition of site-responsive projection art, performance, music, dance and online interactive works

Projection Art (Strange Space) [Melbourne]
We Are Family: Supporting LGBTIQA+ Family Members [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 21, 2021

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

How can we make sure that young LGBTIQA+ people are safe, respected and supported at home? What role do parents, siblings and other family members have to play in preventing family violence? And what needs to shift in our communities and society?

We Are Family: Supporting LGBTIQA+ Family Members [Melbourne]
Charlie and the War Against the Grannies (Schools Performance) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 21, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Charlie and the War Against the Grannies bursts on to the stage in a rampaging musical comedy for children aged 5 and up!

Charlie and the War Against the Grannies (Schools Performance) [Melbourne]
Adam Hills Shoes Half Full – second show- (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 18, 2021

Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne , Australia

‘One of the most achingly funny and uplifting evenings I can remember.’ The Telegraph (UK)

Adam Hills Shoes Half Full - second show-  (MICF) [Melbourne]
Kirsty Webeck Chuck A Sickie (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 18, 2021

Comedy Republic Upper House, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

‘Incredibly funny, incredibly smart, and most of all, incredibly, incredibly good at what she does. The good gear.’ Pedestrian.tv

Kirsty Webeck Chuck A Sickie (MICF) [Melbourne]
Unsorted [Melbourne]
Sunday April 18, 2021

Bluestone Church Arts Space, Footscray VIC, Australia

A fantastical theatre show for children and families about expressing yourself and feeling connected with others

Unsorted [Melbourne]
The People Of Cabaret’s Variety Spectacular [Melbourne]
Saturday April 17, 2021

The Forum Downstairs, Melbourne, VIC 3000 VIC, Australia

Slide your best sequins on, babes – those chinos ain’t gonna cut it when The People of Cabaret take over the Melbourne International Comedy Festival’s Festival Club for one night only!

The People Of Cabaret's Variety Spectacular [Melbourne]
Charlie and the War Against the Grannies [Melbourne]
Saturday April 17, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Charlie and the War Against the Grannies bursts on to the stage in a rampaging musical comedy for children aged 5 and up!

Charlie and the War Against the Grannies [Melbourne]
Grace Under Pressure [Melbourne]
Friday April 16, 2021

Alexander Theatre, The Ian Potter Centre for Performing Arts (Clayton Campus), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Health professionals are with us when we’re born, and they’re with us when we die. They devote their lives to caring for us, but how do we care for them?

Grace Under Pressure [Melbourne]
Tom Gleeson – Lighten Up (MICF) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 15, 2021

The Comedy Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A sure fire, killer stand-up at the top of his game.

Tom Gleeson - Lighten Up (MICF)  [Melbourne]
Pill Pop: Growing Up Disabled in Australia [Melbourne]
Thursday April 15, 2021

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

‘This book will change history. It’s the first of its kind in Australia. And I hope it won’t be the last. We deserve better representation in literature.’

Pill Pop: Growing Up Disabled in Australia [Melbourne]
Wil Anderson – Wilegal (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 14, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Return season of Wil’s smash-hit, critically acclaimed opus.

Wil Anderson - Wilegal (MICF) [Melbourne]
The Wheelhouse (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 14, 2021

Royal Brighton Yacht Club, The Bayview Room, Level 1, Brighton Victoria, Australia

Anarchy, conspiracy, drugs, racism, ableism, disability sex whores, Anti-Vax Karens, cover-up culture, is Peter Dutton an actual potato? Whatever the topic, it’s in our wheelhouse. ?The Wheelhouse: It’s current affairs in high-speed chairs.

The Wheelhouse (MICF) [Melbourne]
The Wheelhouse (MICF) [Melbourne]
Tuesday April 13, 2021

Royal Brighton Yacht Club, The Bayview Room, Level 1, Brighton Victoria, Australia

Anarchy, conspiracy, drugs, racism, ableism, disability sex whores, Anti-Vax Karens, cover-up culture, is Peter Dutton an actual potato? Whatever the topic, it’s in our wheelhouse. ?The Wheelhouse: It’s current affairs in high-speed chairs.

The Wheelhouse (MICF) [Melbourne]
Adam Hills Shoes Half Full – first show- (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 11, 2021

Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne , Australia

‘One of the most achingly funny and uplifting evenings I can remember.’ The Telegraph (UK)

Adam Hills Shoes Half Full - first show-  (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cy Fahey – Thinking Man’s Bogan (MICF) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 10, 2021

Belgian Beer Cafe, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Described as an ‘engaging presence’ (Chortle, UK), three-time Deadly Funny National Finalist Cy Fahey has a weirdness and confronting sense of identity to his humour.

Cy Fahey - Thinking Man's Bogan (MICF) [Melbourne]
Black Lives Matter Rally [Melbourne]
Saturday April 10, 2021

Parliament House Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Black Lives Matter Rally

Black Lives Matter Rally [Melbourne]
BALMORAL SEASIDE SCAVENGE [Sydney]
Saturday April 10, 2021

Balmoral Beach, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

Do you like chilling out on the beach? Listening to live music? Learning about conscious consumerism and hanging out with passionate individuals who are out to make a change!? Then come on down and get amongst it!

BALMORAL SEASIDE SCAVENGE [Sydney]
Spinifex Gum – Live At The Bowl [Melbourne]
Friday April 9, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourn Victoria, Australia

A compelling performance celebrating the passion and talent of our Indigenous youth with Spinifex Gum.

Spinifex Gum - Live At The Bowl [Melbourne]
The Unmentionables (In Conversation) [Perth]
Thursday April 8, 2021

WA Museum Boola Bardip, Perth Cultural Centre Perth, Perth Western Australia, Australia

In Conversation is a facilitated panel discussion that unpacks issues with interest through personal experiences and revealing self-examination.

The Unmentionables (In Conversation) [Perth]
Geraldine Hickey – What a Surprise (MICF) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 8, 2021

Melbourne Town Hall – Supper Room, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Geraldine is proving to everyone, including herself, that life begins at 40.

Geraldine Hickey - What a Surprise (MICF) [Melbourne]
Bella Green is Charging For It (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 7, 2021

Campari House, Melbourne VIC, Australia

‘Authentic, hilarious, and uplifting.’ WeekendNotes

Bella Green is Charging For It (MICF) [Melbourne]
Tommy Little – I’ll See Myself Out (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 7, 2021

The Comedy Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Nothing is off limits at a Tommy Little live show – his real-life antics and setbacks are foolish, funny as hell and definitely his own fault.

Tommy Little - I'll See Myself Out (MICF) [Melbourne]
Tom Ballard – We Are All in This (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 7, 2021

Melbourne Town Hall – Supper Room, Melbourne VIC, Australia

‘Will have you laughing til it hurts. 4½ stars’ The Age

Tom Ballard - We Are All in This (MICF) [Melbourne]
Zoë Coombs Marr – Agony! Misery!(MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 7, 2021

Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

‘Absurdist stand-up at its subversive best. 4 stars’ Evening Standard (UK)

Zoë Coombs Marr - Agony! Misery!(MICF) [Melbourne]
LLOYD LANGFORD – JAZZED (MICF) [Melbourne]
Tuesday April 6, 2021

Melbounre Town Hall (Powder Room), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Due to the worldwide pandemic and awaiting the results of a partnership visa, Welsh comedian Lloyd Langford is stuck in Australia. But don’t worry, he is absolutely jazzed to be here.

LLOYD LANGFORD – JAZZED (MICF) [Melbourne]
Randy Feltface Purple Privilege (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 4, 2021

Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Television appearances, awards, world tours – Randy Feltface has led a charmed life.

Randy Feltface Purple Privilege (MICF) [Melbourne]
NEW TO THE NGV: AUSTRALIAN IMPRESSIONISM (NGV) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 4, 2021

Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, Melbourne VIC , Australia

Taking an in-depth look at recent acquisitions to the NGV Collection.

NEW TO THE NGV: AUSTRALIAN IMPRESSIONISM (NGV) [Melbourne]
Diana Nguyen Chasing Keanu Reeves (MICF) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 3, 2021

Greek Centre – Mykonos, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Chasing her eggs, camino chasing, chasing Keanu Reeves in no particular order, and her Mum’s opinion on the topic of her and men, Diana Nguyen is ready for the chase.

Diana Nguyen Chasing Keanu Reeves (MICF) [Melbourne]
Portal (Installation) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 3, 2021

O’Donnell Gardens in St Kilda, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The Installation is textured and approachable, and activates experiences that are both sensory seeking and sensory avoiding.

Portal (Installation) [Melbourne]
MENTORS, FRIENDS & RIVALS (NGV) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 3, 2021

Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, Melbourne VIC , Australia

Australian Impressionism is underlaid by a tapestry of complex personal relationships between the artists and those close to them.

MENTORS, FRIENDS & RIVALS (NGV) [Melbourne]
Scout Boxall Good Egg (MICF) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 1, 2021

Trades Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A handy little genre-defying sketch-clown-stand-up-drag multitool, Scout Boxall brings their unique brand of low-fi, prop-heavy absurdity to the stage in their raw first solo hour – Good Egg. And it’s a bloody a cracking time.

Scout Boxall Good Egg (MICF) [Melbourne]
Dave Thornton – Novel Problems (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday March 31, 2021

Forum Melbourne – Upstairs, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Last year everyone told me they needed a laugh, and guess what? I need an audience so this really could work out well for all of us.

Dave Thornton - Novel Problems (MICF) [Melbourne]
Poverty in Western Australia – What needs to change (Disrupted Festival) [Perth]
Tuesday March 30, 2021

State Library of Western Australia, Perth WA, Australia

The first Disrupted 2021 talk will focus on poverty in WA. What is necessary to make a real positive change for Western Australians living in poverty?

Poverty in Western Australia - What needs to change (Disrupted Festival) [Perth]
The Gathering (AAV) [Online session]
Tuesday March 30, 2021


We invite you to come and join The Gathering, where we can get to know more about you and what you feel you need to be even more successful.

The Gathering (AAV)  [Online session]
Peter Helliar -Loopy (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday March 28, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Yep, the world is loopy. We should talk about it.

Peter Helliar -Loopy (MICF) [Melbourne]
DI GRIBBLE ARGUMENT (3 x events) [Melbourne]
Sunday March 28, 2021

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

The Di Gribble Argument honours the contribution of an extraordinary powerhouse of Australian public life, providing an indelible addition to the national debate.

DI GRIBBLE ARGUMENT (3 x events) [Melbourne]
THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR [Surfers Paradise, QLD]
Saturday March 27, 2021

HOTA, Gold Coast Queensland, Australia

One of the most-read and famous children’s books of all time, The Very Hungry Caterpillar emerges off the page in a masterful theatrical experience for children 18 months+ and their adults.

THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR [Surfers Paradise, QLD]
PLAY SCHOOL CONCERT – Let’s Play Together [Essendon, VIC]
Saturday March 27, 2021

Joan M Garde Cultural Centre, Lowther Hall, Essendon Victoria, Australia

Time has been updted to 12.30pm – Join the fun of new discoveries, delightful games to play, songs to sing and stories to enjoy. 

PLAY SCHOOL CONCERT - Let's Play Together [Essendon, VIC]
Virtual Intercultural City Gala (Harmony Fest) [Online]
Friday March 26, 2021


Join us online as we celebrate Ballarat’s wonderful, diverse communities as part of Harmony Fest 2021.

Virtual Intercultural City Gala (Harmony Fest) [Online]
The Urban Forest [Melbourne]
Thursday March 25, 2021

Ian Potter Centre for Performing Arts (Monash Uni, Clayton), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The Urban Forest is a sound installation and performative work that situates the audience in a multi-sensory, experiential world

The Urban Forest [Melbourne]
Design the World You Want with Joost Bakker and Jo Barrett [Melbourne]
Wednesday March 24, 2021

The Deakin Edge, Federation Square, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Imagine a building that grows food. Now imagine millions of buildings that grow food.

Design the World You Want with Joost Bakker and Jo Barrett [Melbourne]
Unsound (Movie Launch) [Brisbane]
Sunday March 21, 2021

Dendy Coorparoo, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Come and join the offical launch of the movie “Unsound”

Unsound (Movie Launch) [Brisbane]
Breeders [Melbourne]
Sunday March 21, 2021

La Mama Courthouse, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A surreal, darkly funny play about a working-class autistic family and their technicolour brain explosions as they struggle to communicate and connect with one another.

Breeders [Melbourne]
All the Queens Men [Melbourne]
Saturday March 20, 2021

Heide Museum, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

LGBTQI+ Elders Dance Club is a social dance event for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, gender diverse and intersex elders and their allies.

All the Queens Men [Melbourne]
Hide the Dog [Hobart]
Saturday March 20, 2021

Theatre Royal, Hobart Tasmania, Australia

Playing in the bush, besties Niarra and Te Umuroa accidentally stumble upon the world’s last Tasmanian Tiger.

Hide the Dog [Hobart]
Unsound (Movie Launch) [Canberra]
Friday March 19, 2021

Dendy Canberra, Canberra Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Come and join the offical launch of the movie “Unsound”

Unsound (Movie Launch) [Canberra]
Shaun The Sheep’s Circus Show [Queensland]
Friday March 19, 2021

QPAC, Brisbane QLD, Australia

Shaun the Sheep’s Circus Show is must-see family entertainment full of heart-warming comedy delights.

Shaun The Sheep's Circus Show [Queensland]
Enlightenment [Melbourne]
Thursday March 18, 2021

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote VIC, Australia

The most important human being ever born. The most powerful creature ever to exist. Somewhere in our city, they’re about to hook up.

Enlightenment [Melbourne]
Unsound (Movie Launch) [Sydney]
Thursday March 18, 2021

Dendy Cinema, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

Come and join the offical launch of the movie “Unsound”

Unsound (Movie Launch) [Sydney]
Randy Feltface in Modus Operandy [Adelaide]
Thursday March 18, 2021

Rhino Room, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Modus Operandy is Randy Feltface’s magnum opus. Say that ten times fast and then purchase several tickets.

Randy Feltface in Modus Operandy [Adelaide]
Frozen The Musical [Sydney]
Wednesday March 17, 2021

Capitol Theatre, Haymarket NSW, Australia

“It will give you chills! Amazing special effects, eye-popping costumes and incredible performances.”– NEWSDAY

Frozen The Musical [Sydney]
Queensland Ballet 60TH ANNIVERSARY GALA (Q & A – Queensland Ballet) [Brisbane]
Tuesday March 16, 2021

The Playhouse, QPAC, South Bank QLD, Australia

“Watch this show and you’ll be a convert” The Courier-Mail

Queensland Ballet 60TH ANNIVERSARY GALA (Q & A - Queensland Ballet) [Brisbane]
Triple X [Queensland]
Monday March 15, 2021

Bille Brown Theatre, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

From the wickedly funny pen of Australian-born, New York-based playwright, comedienne and performer Glace Chase, this play is an hilarious, honest and emotionally affecting look at entitlement, hypocrisy, and the realities of love.

Triple X  [Queensland]
FABalice Carnivale – Drag Performance [Alice Springs]
Saturday March 13, 2021

Alice Springs Desert Park, Alice Springs Northern Territory, Australia

Drag, Glitter, Races  & Performances

FABalice Carnivale - Drag Performance [Alice Springs]
The Boy Who Talked To Dogs [Adelaide]
Saturday March 13, 2021

Thomas Edmonds Studio Adelaide Showground, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Young Martin is a misfit. Bullied at school and misunderstood at home, his only comfort comes from sneaking off to the family coal shed to bond with his German Shepherds, Major and Rex.

The Boy Who Talked To Dogs [Adelaide]
Premiere screening of Ganbu Gulin [Victoria]
Saturday March 13, 2021

Preston City Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Following the screening, stick around for a live music and a panel discussion with filmmakers Benjamin Theodore Pederick and Daniel King (Goodmorningbeautiful Films) and the Darebin Aboriginal Advisory Committee.

Premiere screening of Ganbu Gulin [Victoria]
Bigger & Blacker (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Friday March 12, 2021

Roundhouse Theatre, Kelvin Grove QLD, Australia

Comedy and television sensation Steven Oliver is black royalty (yes, he’s a big black queen, and still single if you must know).

Bigger & Blacker (La Boite) [Brisbane]
FUSE Autumn Opening Party [Victoria]
Friday March 12, 2021

Darebin Arts Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

FUSE Autumn Opening Night rings in the start of the festival with a musical celebration and coming together underneath the stars in the Darebin Arts Centre Courtyard.

FUSE Autumn Opening Party [Victoria]
fabALICE Street Party [Alice Springs]
Friday March 12, 2021

Alice Plaza Shopping Centre Shopping Centres & Malls, Alice Springs Northern Territory, Australia

Join us in the Todd Mall for an evening of Family fun

fabALICE Street Party [Alice Springs]
1.4 Riding the Waves (In Conversation) [Perth]
Thursday March 11, 2021

WA Museum Boola Bardip, Perth Cultural Centre Perth, Perth Western Australia, Australia

In Conversation is a facilitated panel discussion that unpacks issues with interest through personal experiences and revealing self-examination.

1.4 Riding the Waves (In Conversation) [Perth]
Fangirls [Adelaide]
Wednesday March 10, 2021

Adelaide Showgrounds, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

“Draws you in until you’re sharing every rollercoaster emotional moment…a life-affirming night of pure theatrical escapism” THE AUSTRALIAN

Fangirls [Adelaide]
Guttered [Adelaide]
Wednesday March 10, 2021

Kingpin Bowling Norwood, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

“Unexpectedly real dance theatre”, in a ten-pin bowling alley.

Guttered [Adelaide]
Hot Glueshop (workshop) [Melbourne]
Wednesday March 10, 2021

Coburg Court House, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A brand-new participatory workshop that aims to make dance more accessible to the public and to promote the significance of creating a united, strong and inclusive presence for women and the LGBTQIA+ community. 

Hot Glueshop (workshop) [Melbourne]
The Human Voice [Melbourne]
Tuesday March 9, 2021

Meat Market Stables, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Taking inspiration from Jean Cocteau’s 1930 play of the same name – Pericope Productions presents a contemporary exploration of telephone conversation.

The Human Voice [Melbourne]
The Cherry Orchard [Perth]
Tuesday March 9, 2021

Sunset Heritage Precinct, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Not a single slice of salami has been spared in this immersive theatrical experience. Audiences will traverse the Sunset Heritage Precinct from the grand hall to the gumtrees and onto a party in the courtyard, equipped with its very own vodka bar.

The Cherry Orchard [Perth]
Come From Away [Melbourne]
Sunday March 7, 2021

Comedy Theatre, Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

New date ! “UPLIFTING, INSPIRING, JOYOUS. AN EXTRAORDINARY STORY OF OPEN-HEARTED GENEROSITY.” (Limelight)

Come From Away [Melbourne]
KOORT (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Saturday March 6, 2021

Government House Gardens, Entrance via Terrace Road gates, Perth Western Australia, Australia

We invite you to take a journey with us, one that begins with a little girl who spent her summer nights on a blanket under the stars …

KOORT (Perth Festival) [Perth]
In Conversation with PATRICIA KARVELLIS [Victoria]
Saturday March 6, 2021

Hepburn Pavilion Cafe Ampi-theatre, Hepburn Springs Victoria, Australia

Join Patricia in an evening of conversation that is sure to both stimulate your mind and entertain you.

In Conversation with  PATRICIA KARVELLIS [Victoria]
Music In The Park [Joondalup]
Saturday March 6, 2021

Seacrest Park, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Music in the Park will return to local parks within the City of Joondalup in 2021

Music In The Park [Joondalup]
Small Metal Objects [Adelaide]
Saturday March 6, 2021

Moseley Square, Glenelg South Australia, Australia

 At last Adelaide audiences can be a part of this ingenious piece that festival-goers around the world have savoured for over a decade.

Small Metal Objects [Adelaide]
Beside (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Friday March 5, 2021

Peninsula Farm, Maylands , Perth Western Australia, Australia

Join a small walking group as you discover Peninsula Farm, one of the first farms in colonial Perth. Over three acts you’ll explore the site discovering life beside the river through a combination of storytelling, song and find-your-own-adventure.

Beside (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Queerstories (Chillout Festival) [Daylesford, VIC]
Thursday March 4, 2021

Hepburn Pavilion Cafe Ampi-theatre, Hepburn Springs Victoria, Australia

Vulnerable and powerful, hilarious and heartbreaking, Queerstories celebrates the culture and creativity of the LGBTQI+ community one true story at a time. A national storytelling project directed by Maeve Marsden.

Queerstories (Chillout Festival) [Daylesford, VIC]
Show Me Where it Hurts (Kylie Maslen) [Adelaide]
Thursday March 4, 2021

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Show Me Where It Hurts explores the impact of chronic illness on the lives of sufferers, and is marked by its eloquence, candour and generosity.

Show Me Where it Hurts (Kylie Maslen) [Adelaide]
A Burning (Megha Majumdar) [Adelaide]
Thursday March 4, 2021

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Megha Majumdar’s electric novel, A Burning, is the taut, riveting tale of three individuals whose lives become entangled in the aftermath of an horrific terrorist attack in Kolkata

A Burning (Megha Majumdar) [Adelaide]
The Sum of Us [Perth]
Wednesday March 3, 2021

Subiaco Arts Centre, Perth Western Australia, Australia

A warm and touching comedy with an all First Nations cast.

The Sum of Us [Perth]
Whistleblower (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Tuesday March 2, 2021

Heath Ledger Theatre, State Theatre Centre of WA, Perth WA, Australia

The Truman Show meets an escape room live on stage – and everyone can be part of the action.

Whistleblower (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Reading: Immersion and Inspiration [Adelaide]
Monday March 1, 2021

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Debra Adelaide and Tegan Bennett Daylight have lived their lives immersed in books – as writers, editors, critics, teachers and, most importantly, as readers

Reading: Immersion and Inspiration [Adelaide]
The Time of Our Lives (Robert Dessaix) [Adelaide]
Monday March 1, 2021

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Robert Dessaix’s new book is an essential companion for those pondering how to age well, and cogitating on what life is all about anyway.

The Time of Our Lives (Robert Dessaix) [Adelaide]
Witness, Louise Milligan [Adelaide]
Monday March 1, 2021

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Born of Louise Milligan’s own brutal experience as a witness in the Cardinal Pell case, Witness is at once a gripping, powerful, meticulously researched critique of our criminal justice system, and an eloquent and empathetic argument for change

Witness, Louise Milligan [Adelaide]
The Living Sea of Waking Dreams (Richard Flanagan) [Adelaide]
Sunday February 28, 2021

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

One of Australia’s greatest writers and seer of our times, Booker Prize-winner Richard Flanagan’s The Living Sea of Waking Dreams describes the end of a family and the end of the world.

The Living Sea of Waking Dreams (Richard Flanagan) [Adelaide]
Our Bodies, Our Battlefields, Christina Lamb [Adelaide]
Sunday February 28, 2021

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

In her latest harrowing and profoundly moving book, Our Bodies, Their Battlefields: What War Does to Women, Christina documents the terrible crimes committed against women as an instrument of war.

Our Bodies, Our Battlefields, Christina Lamb [Adelaide]
A Room Made of Leaves, Kate Grenfell [Adelaide]
Sunday February 28, 2021

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Playful and audacious, this astonishing literary achievement delves into history to examine the very contemporary issues of fake stories and hidden truths, and where stories originate.

A Room Made of Leaves, Kate Grenfell [Adelaide]
Benevolence, Julie Jansen [Adelaide]
Sunday February 28, 2021

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Based on the oral histories of the Darug people, Julie Janson has said that her ambitious and illuminating new novel, Benevolence, was written as an Aboriginal response to The Secret River.

Benevolence, Julie Jansen [Adelaide]
Hear Me Roar [Adelaide]
Sunday February 28, 2021

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Join us for two hours of exhilarating and inspiring spoken word performance showcasing poets invigorating our local and national stages,

Hear Me Roar [Adelaide]
The World of Words (Butler & Williams) [Adelaide]
Sunday February 28, 2021

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Discuss the attraction and fluidity of language, and how dictionaries shape and reflect their times.

The World of Words (Butler & Williams) [Adelaide]
91 STOREY TREEHOUSE [Frankston, VIC]
Sunday February 28, 2021

Frankston Arts Centre, Frankston Victoria, Australia

Andy and Terry’s Treehouse has reached an amazing 91 Stories! It’s now more fantastically dangerous than ever, with a deserted desert island, a whirlpool, and a giant spider!

91 STOREY TREEHOUSE [Frankston, VIC]
Hamnet, Maggie O’Farrell [Adelaide]
Sunday February 28, 2021

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Maggie O’Farrell’s award-winning Hamnet gives us new and illuminating insight into Shakespeare and his masterpiece, and the family that nurtured him.

Hamnet, Maggie O’Farrell [Adelaide]
WILD THINGS – in the OAK LAWN (Perth Zoo) [Perth]
Sunday February 28, 2021

Perth Zoo, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Join us at the Zoo for a day to travel the world we miss so much and let your imagination run wild.

WILD THINGS - in the OAK LAWN (Perth Zoo) [Perth]
All Our Shimmering Skies (Trent Dalton) [Adelaide]
Saturday February 27, 2021

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Trent Dalton’s dazzling debut, Boy Swallows Universe, became the fastest selling Australian fiction debut ever, selling over half a million copies in Australia alone. His highly anticipated follow up is “All Our Shimmering Skies”

All Our Shimmering Skies (Trent Dalton) [Adelaide]
The Golden Maze (Richard Fidler) [Adelaide]
Saturday February 27, 2021

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Richard interweaves his own visits, experiences and impressions of Prague with its broader history, giving us a brilliant living portrait of a city of fairy tales, violent crusades and dark secrets

The Golden Maze (Richard Fidler) [Adelaide]
Parwana, Durkhanai Ayubi [Adelaide]
Saturday February 27, 2021

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Parwana Afghan Kitchen opened in Adelaide in 2009 with a vision to share Afghan cuisine and culture. It swiftly became a beloved part of the city, attracting national acclaim for its food and welcoming atmosphere

Parwana, Durkhanai Ayubi [Adelaide]
The Dragons and the Snakes, David Kilcullen [Adelaide]
Saturday February 27, 2021

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Soldier-scholar David Kilcullen is Australia’s most influential contemporary military strategist

The Dragons and the Snakes, David Kilcullen [Adelaide]
Know Her Place, Kate Manne [Adelaide]
Saturday February 27, 2021

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Please note that Kate Manne will join us in the Garden via live streaming from New York, USA.

Know Her Place, Kate Manne [Adelaide]
Know Her Place, Kate Manne [Adelaide]
Saturday February 27, 2021

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Please note that Kate Manne will join us in the Garden via live streaming from New York, USA.

Know Her Place, Kate Manne [Adelaide]
Homeland Elegies (Eyad Akhbar) [Adelaide]
Saturday February 27, 2021

Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Described by Richard Flanagan as the “best American novel I’ve read in years”, Pulitzer Prize-winner Ayad Akhtar’s Homeland Elegies combines memoir and essay, fact and fiction to deliver a tour de force

Homeland Elegies (Eyad Akhbar) [Adelaide]
A Day Of Ideas (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Saturday February 27, 2021

Perth Concert Hall (Dyeedyallalup), Perth Western Australia, Australia

We bring together storytellers, artists, Elders, scientists, musicians, linguists and local historians

A Day Of Ideas (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Literature in Joondalup – Alexander Thorpe (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Thursday February 25, 2021

Joondalup Library, 102 Boas Ave, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Talks and conversations with Alexander Thorpe Death Leaves the Station

Literature in Joondalup - Alexander Thorpe (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Literature in Joondalup – Holden Sheppard (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Wednesday February 24, 2021

Joondalup Library, 102 Boas Ave, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Talks and conversations with Holden Sheppard (Invisible Boys)

Literature in Joondalup - Holden Sheppard (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Literature in Joondalup – (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Tuesday February 23, 2021

Joondalup Library, 102 Boas Ave, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Talks and conversations with Yuot A Alaak (Father Of The Lost Boys)

Literature in Joondalup - (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Literature in Freemantle – Sophie McNeill (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Monday February 22, 2021

The Literature Centre, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Talks and conversations with Sophie McNeill We Can’t Say We Didn’t Know

Literature in Freemantle - Sophie McNeill (Perth Festival) [Perth]
A Special Alchemy: Experimental Shorts Panel (MWFF) [Melbourne]
Sunday February 21, 2021


Experimentation, creativity in lockdown, and the many ways women express themselves through the moving image…

A Special Alchemy: Experimental Shorts Panel (MWFF) [Melbourne]
The Fig Tree Replanted [Melbourne]
Sunday February 21, 2021

The Hellenic Museum, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The Fig Tree Replanted – A concert of music and storytelling – live and streamed

The Fig Tree Replanted [Melbourne]
Literature Weekend in the City (Perth Festival – Studio 1) [Perth]
Sunday February 21, 2021

His Majesty’s Theatre, Perth WA, Australia

5 x Auslan interpreted sessions  in the STUDIO 1 at HMT – please see Perth Festival website for more details of each session

Literature Weekend in the City (Perth Festival - Studio 1) [Perth]
Literature Weekend in the City (Perth Festival – DSATM) [Perth]
Sunday February 21, 2021

His Majesty’s Theatre, Perth WA, Australia

5 x Auslan interpreted sessions  in DSATM – please see Perth Festival website for more details of each session

Literature Weekend in the City (Perth Festival - DSATM) [Perth]
Literature Weekend in the City (Perth Festival – Auditorium) [Perth]
Sunday February 21, 2021

His Majesty’s Theatre, Perth WA, Australia

5 x Auslan interpreted sessions  in the AUDITORIUM at HMT – please see Perth Festival website for more details of each session

Literature Weekend in the City (Perth Festival - Auditorium) [Perth]
LET’S TAKE OVER 2021 (Darebin Arts) [Melbourne]
Saturday February 20, 2021

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote VIC, Australia

Walking tour – What does the next generation of art look like?

LET’S TAKE OVER 2021 (Darebin Arts) [Melbourne]
WA MIXTAPE (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Saturday February 20, 2021

Government House Gardens, Entrance via Terrace Road gates, Perth Western Australia, Australia

We’re taking over Government House Gardens for a chilled-out celebration of the best in WA music from the past and present performed by the stars of the future (and some old faves).

WA MIXTAPE (Perth Festival) [Perth]
The Push – Live At The Bowl [Melbourne]
Saturday February 20, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourn Victoria, Australia

Melbourne Music Week-Extended has teamed up with Australian youth music organisation The Push and the Australian Music Vault to stage an epic all afternoon event.

The Push - Live At The Bowl [Melbourne]
The Little Mermaid [Perth]
Saturday February 20, 2021

Government House Ballroom, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Bring the whole family for a live musical experience then stay a while longer to enjoy pedal cars and refreshments in the Supper Room, followed by some fun games in the stunning gardens of Government House – all included in the ticket price!

The Little Mermaid [Perth]
Literature Weekend in the City (Perth Festival – Studio 1) [Perth]
Saturday February 20, 2021

His Majesty’s Theatre, Perth WA, Australia

5 x Auslan interpreted sessions  in the STUDIO 1 at HMT – please see Perth Festival website for more details of each session

Literature Weekend in the City (Perth Festival - Studio 1) [Perth]
Literature Weekend in the City (Perth Festival – DSATM) [Perth]
Saturday February 20, 2021

His Majesty’s Theatre, Perth WA, Australia

5 x Auslan interpreted sessions  in DSATM – please see Perth Festival website for more details of each session

Literature Weekend in the City (Perth Festival - DSATM) [Perth]
Literature Weekend in the City (Perth Festival – Auditorium) [Perth]
Saturday February 20, 2021

His Majesty’s Theatre, Perth WA, Australia

5 x Auslan interpreted sessions  in the AUDITORIUM at HMT – please see Perth Festival website for more details of each session

Literature Weekend in the City (Perth Festival - Auditorium) [Perth]
Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Brisbane]
Friday February 19, 2021

Brisbane Powerhouse, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

There’s more to being queer than coming out and getting married.

Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Brisbane]
Mama Stitch (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Friday February 19, 2021

Midland Junction Arts Centre (Entrance Old School Lane), Perth Western Australia, Australia

Like threads of yarn woven through a needle, stitching us together, our mother’s advice, stories and memories shape us as we curve, bend and braid to find our place in the world.

Mama Stitch (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Children Of The Sea (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Thursday February 18, 2021

Subiaco Arts Centre, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Follow four unaccompanied children as they embark on a perilous journey. Drifting on Indo-Australian waters towards an uncertain future they confront memories of the lives they have left behind.

Children Of The Sea (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Literature in Freemantle – Yuot A Alaak (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Thursday February 18, 2021

The Literature Centre, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Talks and conversations with Yuot A Alaak (Father Of The Lost Boys)

Literature in Freemantle - Yuot A Alaak (Perth Festival) [Perth]
THE FUTURE OF SCREENWORK (MWFF) [Melbourne]
Thursday February 18, 2021


What are the screen jobs of the future? If you’re keen on an industry career, join us for our free panel…

THE FUTURE OF SCREENWORK (MWFF) [Melbourne]
Mental Health Matinée: On the road again (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
Thursday February 18, 2021


What are the mental health impacts we should consider as we continue to navigate living, working and touring with the impact of COVID-19?

Mental Health Matinée: On the road again (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
Literature in Freemantle – Holden Sheppard (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Wednesday February 17, 2021

The Literature Centre, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Talks and conversations with Holden Sheppard (Invisible Boys)

Literature in Freemantle - Holden Sheppard (Perth Festival) [Perth]
House (Perth Festival – New Date) [Perth]
Wednesday February 17, 2021

Heath Ledger Theatre, State Theatre Centre of WA, Perth WA, Australia

When you lose something, you gain something else …

House (Perth Festival - New Date) [Perth]
Literature in Freemantle – Alexander Thorpe (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Tuesday February 16, 2021

The Literature Centre, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Talks and conversations with Alexander Thorpe Death Leaves the Station

Literature in Freemantle - Alexander Thorpe (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Naked & Screaming (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Friday February 12, 2021

Roundhouse Theatre, Kelvin Grove QLD, Australia

Naked & Screaming, a chamber play for two actors, throws a dagger into the heart of relationships in Australia right now.

Naked & Screaming (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Unsound (Movie Launch) [Adelaide]
Thursday February 11, 2021

Wallis Cinemas, Torrens Park SA , Australia

Movie launch for SA venue

Unsound (Movie Launch) [Adelaide]
1.3 The Unmentionables IN CONVERSATION [Perth]
Thursday February 11, 2021

WA Museum Boola Bardip, Perth Cultural Centre Perth, Perth Western Australia, Australia

In Conversation is a facilitated panel discussion that unpacks issues with interest through personal experiences and revealing self-examination.

1.3 The Unmentionables IN CONVERSATION [Perth]
Our Town [Queensland]
Monday February 8, 2021

Bille Brown Studio, Queensland Theatre Company, South Brisbane , Australia

Pulitzer Prize-winning Our Town has long been America’s most performed play. It reminds us to look to the future with hope, to see the beauty in the everyday world and to cherish the people we love.

Our Town [Queensland]
Literature in Joondalup – Sophie McNeill (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Monday February 8, 2021

Joondalup Library, 102 Boas Ave, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Talks and conversations with Sophie McNeill We Can’t Say We Didn’t Know

Literature in Joondalup - Sophie McNeill (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Bluey’s Big Play The Stage Show (updated date) [Brisbane]
Saturday February 6, 2021

QPAC / PLAYHOUSE, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

See Bluey, Bingo, Mum and Dad as you’ve never seen them before

Bluey's Big Play The Stage Show (updated date) [Brisbane]
Black Brass (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Saturday February 6, 2021

Studio Underground, 174 – 176 William Street, Perth / Yandilup, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Black Brass draws inspiration from interviews conducted with Perth’s Zimbabwean, Sudanese, South African, Central Congo, Mauritius, Nigerian, Congolese and Kenyan communities on the theme of resilience.

Black Brass (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Rent The Musical [Sydney]
Sunday January 31, 2021

Drama Theatre, Sydney Opera House, Sydney NSW, Australia

An iconic city. One life-changing year. This legendary rock musical. Join the bohemian revolution as this group of artists, outcasts and misfits seize their moment in the face of adversity, measuring their lives in love.

Rent The Musical [Sydney]
SHREK The Musical [Brisbane]
Saturday January 30, 2021

Lyric Theatre, Queensland Performing Arts Centre, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

SHREK THE MUSICAL, part romance, part twisted fairy-tale and all irreverent fun for everyone!

SHREK The Musical [Brisbane]
Friendly Feminism for the Mild Mannered [Perth]
Saturday January 30, 2021

The Briefing Room at Girls School, Perth Western Australia, Australia

In a world where Angry Feminism gets a bad rap, why not give Friendly Feminism a go?

Friendly Feminism for the Mild Mannered [Perth]
PINDER AND SPRINGER (Bunbury Fringe Festival) [WA]
Thursday January 28, 2021

STIRLING STREET ARTS CENTRE (Fringe Hub), Bunbury Western Australia, Australia

Unlucky in love? We can help! Jon Pinder (UK) and Simone Springer, two of Perth’s favourite comedians, are joining forces to dish out some (bad) relationship advice in their comedy show “Single”.

PINDER AND SPRINGER (Bunbury Fringe Festival) [WA]
Surviving The Circus (Bunbury Fringe Festival) [WA]
Thursday January 28, 2021

STIRLING STREET ARTS CENTRE (Fringe Hub), Bunbury Western Australia, Australia

Relatable, honest, and self-deprecating, make sure you do your pelvic floors or you’ll wet yourself laughing!

Surviving The Circus (Bunbury Fringe Festival) [WA]
Share the Spirit [Melbourne]
Tuesday January 26, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourn Victoria, Australia

Join us for a celebration of the survival of Australia’s First Nations people.

Share the Spirit [Melbourne]
My Greatest Period Ever (Bunbury Fringe Festival) [WA]
Saturday January 23, 2021

STIRLING STREET ARTS CENTRE (Fringe Hub), Bunbury Western Australia, Australia

With a heart of gold, a silver tongue and a steel trap wit, Period preacher Lucy Peach is changing the world one period at a time

My Greatest Period Ever  (Bunbury Fringe Festival) [WA]
RECURRENCE (Bunbury Fringe Festival) [WA]
Saturday January 23, 2021

STIRLING STREET ARTS CENTRE (Fringe Hub), Bunbury Western Australia, Australia

RECURRENCE – Writer, performer and director Ross Vegas presents Recurrence, a live-looped hip-hop song-cycle, incorporating beat-box, spoken word, memoir, and comedy.

RECURRENCE (Bunbury Fringe Festival) [WA]
The Complication of Lyrebirds [Campbelltown, NSW]
Saturday January 23, 2021

Campbelltown Arts Centre, Campbelltown NSW, Australia

A contemporary dance work designed to break away from the social expectations of what it means to look or sound Aboriginal.

The Complication of Lyrebirds [Campbelltown, NSW]
STORY READING WITH FAMOUS SHARRON (Bunbury Fringe Festival) [WA]
Saturday January 23, 2021

STIRLING STREET ARTS CENTRE (Fringe Hub), Bunbury Western Australia, Australia

Famous for doing absolutely nothing at all, our favourite Perthonality is BACK with a book and ready to enchant your little darlings

STORY READING WITH FAMOUS SHARRON (Bunbury Fringe Festival) [WA]
Music In The Park [Joondalup]
Saturday January 16, 2021

Seacrest Park, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Music in the Park will return to local parks within the City of Joondalup in 2021

Music In The Park [Joondalup]
The Rise and Fall of Saint George [Sydney]
Friday January 15, 2021

The Headland at Barangaroo Reserve, Barangaroo New South Wales, Australia

Leading queer artists, pop icon Paul Mac and playwright Lachlan Philpott, have collaborated to create an immersive and highly personal music experience that is a unique reminder of a tough chapter of our history that shouldn’t be forgotten.

The Rise and Fall of Saint George [Sydney]
1.2 Race and the Politics of Feminism [Perth]
Thursday January 14, 2021

WA Museum Boola Bardip, Perth Cultural Centre Perth, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Is feminism a white woman’s discourse?

1.2 Race and the Politics of Feminism [Perth]
STORY OF MY SUMMER – Children’s workshop (SLV) [Melbourne]
Thursday January 14, 2021


(Suitable for children aged 9–12) Join the duo behind the popular Derek Dool: Supercool series as they deliver an engaging and funny workshop about writing and creativity, featuring draw-alongs, dance-offs and the odd dad joke!.

STORY OF MY SUMMER - Children’s workshop (SLV) [Melbourne]
Explicit Content (Development) [Campbelltown, NSW]
Saturday January 9, 2021

Campbelltown Arts Centre, Campbelltown NSW, Australia

Explicit Content embodies poetics that describe movements traversing the fleshy boundaries of bodies.

Explicit Content (Development) [Campbelltown, NSW]
Live At The Bowl [Melbourne]
Friday January 8, 2021

Arts Centre Melbourne, Sidney Myer Music Bowl, Melbourn Victoria, Australia

Join us for a celebration of the opening

Live At The Bowl [Melbourne]
Cricket 3rd Test – Australia vs India [Sydney]
Thursday January 7, 2021

SCG, Moore Park NSW , Australia

Sydney Cricket Ground

Cricket 3rd Test - Australia vs India [Sydney]
Wodonga Carols by Candlelight [Online]
Sunday December 20, 2020


Gather the family around the TV, iPad, computer or a smartphone to watch the 2020 Wodonga Carols live-streamed on 20 December.

Wodonga Carols by Candlelight [Online]
Pine Rivers Christmas Carols [Queensland]
Sunday December 20, 2020

Pine Rivers Park, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Sit back, relax, and join in the carolling fun with local community groups, schools, and a marquee carolling performance from 3pm.

Pine Rivers Christmas Carols [Queensland]
NGV TRIENNIAL 2020 (4 x events) [Melbourne]
Sunday December 20, 2020

NGV International, MELBOURNE VIC, Australia

The NGV Triennial brings contemporary art, design and architecture into dialogue, offering a visually arresting and thought-provoking view of the world at this time.

NGV TRIENNIAL 2020 (4 x events) [Melbourne]
OKLAHOMA! [Perth]
Saturday December 19, 2020

Heath Ledger Theatre, State Theatre Centre of WA, Perth WA, Australia

Shotgun rides, shotgun weddings, and shotgun justice. No local government, no electricity, no motor cars.

OKLAHOMA! [Perth]
NGV TRIENNIAL 2020 (4 x events) [Melbourne]
Saturday December 19, 2020

NGV International, MELBOURNE VIC, Australia

The NGV Triennial brings contemporary art, design and architecture into dialogue, offering a visually arresting and thought-provoking view of the world at this time.

NGV TRIENNIAL 2020 (4 x events) [Melbourne]
THE PACESETTERS (Arts Front) [Online]
Thursday December 17, 2020


We are in the midst of a Creative Revolution. The Pacesetters are ready to tell it like it is in the state known as Queensland.

THE PACESETTERS (Arts Front) [Online]
Vodafone Test Series: AUS v India • 1st Test [Adelaide]
Thursday December 17, 2020

Adelaide Oval, North Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Aus V India – Auslan interpreter will be there at the start for the National Anthem

Vodafone Test Series: AUS v India • 1st Test [Adelaide]
Stonnington Christmas Carols [Online]
Sunday December 13, 2020


Join us this December as we stream Christmas spirit right to your home.

Stonnington Christmas Carols [Online]
Redcliffe Christmas Carols (Scarborough) [Queensland]
Sunday December 13, 2020

Dolphin Stadium, Redcliffe Queensland, Australia

***CANCELLED – due to bad weather.

Redcliffe Christmas Carols (Scarborough) [Queensland]
Christmas Carols (Southern Lights Church) [Melbourne]
Sunday December 13, 2020

Southern Lights Church, Skye Victoria, Australia, Australia

Join us for our FREE annual Community Christmas Festival

Christmas Carols (Southern Lights Church) [Melbourne]
Lotterywest Christmas Spectacular [Perth]
Saturday December 12, 2020

RAC ARENA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Perth’s most spectacular end of year concert will be held at RAC Arena

Lotterywest Christmas Spectacular [Perth]
Banyule Carols by Candlelight 2020 [Online]
Saturday December 12, 2020


Get into the Christmas spirit and enjoy Banyule’s very own Carols by Candlelight live stream

Banyule Carols by Candlelight 2020 [Online]
Lotterywest Christmas Spectacular [Perth]
Saturday December 12, 2020

RAC ARENA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Perth’s most spectacular end of year concert will be held at RAC Arena

Lotterywest Christmas Spectacular [Perth]
Greater Dandenong Carols – Together from Home [Online]
Friday December 11, 2020


This year marks the 73rd annual Carols event and will be presented as a Zoom session

Greater Dandenong Carols - Together from Home [Online]
Torrens University Speaker Series – Fashion [Online]
Thursday December 10, 2020


The finale of the Torrens University Speaker Series is a celebration of all things fashion, with Alex Perry and P.E Nation’s Pip Edwards.

Torrens University Speaker Series - Fashion [Online]
1.1 Standing Up, Speaking Out IN CONVERSATION [Perth]
Thursday December 10, 2020

WA Museum Boola Bardip, Perth Cultural Centre Perth, Perth Western Australia, Australia

The #MeToo movement encouraged women to stand up and speak out — but what is the price of sticking your neck out? 

1.1 Standing Up, Speaking Out IN CONVERSATION [Perth]
Music Victoria Awards – 2020 Industry Awards [Melbourne]
Wednesday December 9, 2020

Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The Music Victoria Awards are back to celebrate another huge year for the Victorian live and recording music industry.

Music Victoria Awards - 2020 Industry Awards  [Melbourne]
VMDO WORKSHOP – Cultural Safety from a Disability Perspective by Victorian Music Development [Online]
Monday December 7, 2020


With Caroline Bowditch (CEO, Arts Access Victoria): Imagine what a culturally safe arts sector looks like from a disability perspective.

VMDO WORKSHOP - Cultural Safety from a Disability Perspective by Victorian Music Development [Online]
North Lakes Christmas Carols [Queensland]
Sunday December 6, 2020

Kinsella Sports Ground, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

With lots of family-friendly entertainment on offer, everyone can get into the spirit of the season.

North Lakes Christmas Carols [Queensland]
Christmas on the Green (City of Cockburn) [WA]
Saturday December 5, 2020

Cockburn ARC / Fremantle Football Club Training Oval, Perth Western Australia, Australia

A fun afternoon at Legacy Park to celebrate Christmas in Cockburn.

Christmas on the Green (City of Cockburn) [WA]
Lord Mayor’s Christmas Carols 2020 [Brisbane]
Saturday December 5, 2020

Riverstage, City Botanic Gardens, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

This carols event will host a variety of Australia’s most renowned singers and entertainers as they ignite the big stage in this joyous and magical celebration of Christmas.

Lord Mayor's Christmas Carols 2020 [Brisbane]
Torrens University Speaker Series – IDPWD – Dylan Alcott [Online]
Thursday December 3, 2020


Join us for the fifth event in this year’s Torrens University Speaker Series, focusing on the International Day of People with Disabilities.

Torrens University Speaker Series - IDPWD - Dylan Alcott [Online]
Creatives Practicing and Thriving with Disability [Online]
Thursday December 3, 2020


This session is dedicated to exploring creatives with disability active in our community. We will talk about two important arenas in Bendigo at the moment that exist to present art work and to discuss disability and art.

Creatives Practicing and Thriving with Disability [Online]
Albury Wodonga International Day of People with Disabilities 2020 Event [Online]
Thursday December 3, 2020


A panel discussion to celebrate International Day of Persons with Disability. Panel members have a lived experience of disability. There will also be music by a local performer.

Albury Wodonga International Day of People with Disabilities 2020 Event [Online]
International Day of People with Disability Celebration [Mandurah]
Thursday December 3, 2020

Mandurah Performing Arts Centre, Mandurah Western Australia, Australia

The City of Mandurah will celebrate a diverse, talented and vibrant community through screening of the Wide Angle Film Festival, a series of short films sharing the lived experience of people with disabilities.

International Day of People with Disability Celebration [Mandurah]
Postponed – Harry Styles [Perth]
Wednesday December 2, 2020

Perth Arena, Perth WA, Australia

POSTPONED – NEW DATE TBA – The tour is in celebration of Harry’s critically acclaimed second solo #1 album, “Fine Line,” which features the singles ‘Light’s Up,’ ‘Adore You,’ and ‘Watermelon Sugar.’

Postponed - Harry Styles [Perth]
VMDO WORKSHOP – Making Live Music Accessible [Online]
Tuesday December 1, 2020


Join this interactive session with Morwenna Collett, who’s work is informed by her own lived experience as a musician with disability.

VMDO WORKSHOP - Making Live Music Accessible [Online]
Caboolture Christmas Carols [Queensland]
Sunday November 29, 2020

Centenary Lakes Park, Caboolture, Caboolture Queensland, Australia

Join us as we celebrate the festive season on Sunday 29th November 2020 at Centenary Lakes Park and sing-along to your favourite Christmas songs at the Caboolture Christmas Carols.

Caboolture Christmas Carols [Queensland]
Torrens University Speaker Series – Todd Sampson [Online]
Thursday November 26, 2020


Join us for this year’s Torrens University Speaker Series.

Torrens University Speaker Series - Todd Sampson [Online]
Mental Health Matinée: Feeling good in the right now (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
Thursday November 26, 2020


You are warmly invited to join us for the Mental Health Matinées, a series of online presentations promoting positive mental health and wellbeing in the performing arts.

Mental Health Matinée: Feeling good in the right now (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
The SnortCast Variety Show (Diana Nguhyen) [Online]
Tuesday November 24, 2020


Welcome to The SnortCAST Variety Show. Celebrating all kinds of diverse artists and comedy including stand up, clowning and cabaret. Always keeping it snorting real of what Australian comedy should look like.

The SnortCast Variety Show (Diana Nguhyen) [Online]
The SnortCast Variety Show (Diana Nguhyen) [Online]
Tuesday November 24, 2020


Welcome to The SnortCAST Variety Show. Celebrating all kinds of diverse artists and comedy including stand up, clowning and cabaret. Always keeping it snorting real of what Australian comedy should look like.

The SnortCast Variety Show (Diana Nguhyen) [Online]
The Holidays [Queensland]
Monday November 23, 2020

Bille Brown Theatre, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

The Holidays is a show for sons, fathers, grandfathers, and anyone who loves one.

The Holidays [Queensland]
Nimbus Studio’s Ether Exhibition Opening [Online]
Friday November 20, 2020


Ether is a collection of new works from Arts Access Victoria’s virtual art studio, Nimbus: a creative environment bringing isolated artists together.

Nimbus Studio’s Ether Exhibition Opening [Online]
Torrens University Speaker Series (Sport & Business) [Online]
Thursday November 19, 2020


Join us for this year’s Torrens University Speaker Series.

Torrens University Speaker Series (Sport & Business) [Online]
Children’s storytelling workshop with Scott Edgar and Adrian Beck (SLV) [Melbourne]
Thursday November 19, 2020


(Suitable for children aged 9–12) Join the duo behind the popular Derek Dool: Supercool series as they deliver an engaging and funny workshop about writing and creativity, featuring draw-alongs, dance-offs and the odd dad joke!.

Children’s storytelling workshop with Scott Edgar and Adrian Beck (SLV) [Melbourne]
NRL State of Origin 3 [Brisbane]
Wednesday November 18, 2020

Suncorp Stadium Brisbane, Milton QLD, Australia

Nothing hits you like the anticipation of a series deciding Origin prior to kick off! The pre match speeches an anthem will be Auslan interpreted at the ground.

NRL State of Origin 3 [Brisbane]
Mental Health Matinée: Emotions and presence (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
Monday November 16, 2020


You are warmly invited to join us for the Mental Health Matinées, a series of online presentations promoting positive mental health and wellbeing in the performing arts.

Mental Health Matinée: Emotions and presence (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
Bambert’s Book of Lost Stories [Perth]
Saturday November 14, 2020

Octagon Theatre, Perth, Crawley 6009 WA, Australia

Discover the truly magnificent story of an impossibly small man with an enormous love for writing.

Bambert’s Book of Lost Stories [Perth]
Thinking Queerly (Symposium, UWA) [Crawley, WA]
Saturday November 14, 2020

Woolnough Lecture Theatre, UWA, Crawley WA, Australia

Thinking Queerly is a symposium examining the links between queer histories and their social contexts through the lens of art practices.

Thinking Queerly (Symposium, UWA) [Crawley, WA]
Feminist Writers Festival 2020 [Online]
Saturday November 14, 2020


(SEE FULL PROGRAM OF SESSIONS) FWF builds on existing themes and voices around feminism and women’s writing by offering a space for critical engagement and practical support for all feminist writers and readers.

Feminist Writers Festival 2020 [Online]
Cancelled – Loaded (Malthouse) [Melbourne]
Friday November 13, 2020

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Loaded (Malthouse) [Melbourne]
Torrens University Speaker Series – Hospitality & Tourism [Online]
Thursday November 12, 2020


We are delighted to welcome back to Torrens University a very special guest, award-winning chef and TV host, Manu Feildel.

Torrens University Speaker Series - Hospitality & Tourism [Online]
The importance of purpose for positive mental health and wellbeing (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
Thursday November 12, 2020


You are warmly invited to join us for the Mental Health Matinées, a series of online presentations promoting positive mental health and wellbeing in the performing arts.

The importance of purpose for positive mental health and wellbeing (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
NRL State of Origin 2 [Sydney]
Wednesday November 11, 2020

ANZ Stadium, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

Nothing hits you like the anticipation of a series deciding Origin prior to kick off! The pre match speeches an anthem will be Auslan interpreted at the ground.

NRL State of Origin 2 [Sydney]
Remembrance Day Service 2020 [Victoria]
Wednesday November 11, 2020


Auslan interpreted Remembrance Day Service 2020 – with thanks to Shrine of Remembrance

Remembrance Day Service 2020 [Victoria]
Storytime sessions – NAIDOC WEEK (SLV) [Melbourne]
Wednesday November 11, 2020


The Storytime program is for children aged 3-5 years, their parents and carers.

Storytime sessions - NAIDOC WEEK (SLV) [Melbourne]
Mouthpiece [Brisbane]
Monday November 9, 2020

The Playhouse, QPAC, South Bank QLD, Australia

A cliff. Night. A woman stands on the edge. Her dreams crumble around her. But this ledge belongs to Declan. It is his only safe space. She’s trespassing. They should never have met.

Mouthpiece [Brisbane]
HWY Live Workshops (LaBoite) [Brisbane]
Sunday November 8, 2020

La Boite, Kelvin Grove QLD, Australia

A unique opportunity to roll up your sleeves and up-skill through a host of specialist workshops and masterclasses,

HWY Live Workshops (LaBoite) [Brisbane]
PACT (LIVE) [Sydney]
Saturday November 7, 2020

PACT Theatre, Erskineville NSW, Australia

Presenting exclusive new works in development by PACT 2020 Residency Artists

PACT (LIVE) [Sydney]
Torrens University Speaker Series (Health and Wellness) [Sydney]
Thursday November 5, 2020

Torrens University, Sydney NSW, Australia

Join us for the first event in this year’s Torrens University Speaker Series, focusing on mental health and wellbeing.

Torrens University Speaker Series (Health and Wellness) [Sydney]
Future in Retrograde: Storytelling and Inclusion on Screen [Online]
Thursday November 5, 2020


In this panel discussion, presented in partnership with The Other Film Festival, Retrograde’s creators will discuss what they loved, and what they learned, while making this groundbreaking show.

Future in Retrograde: Storytelling and Inclusion on Screen [Online]
Arts Law workshop 3: Law + Social Media for creatives [Online]
Thursday November 5, 2020


Arts Access Victoria is hosting via Zoom the Arts Law Society team

Arts Law workshop 3: Law + Social Media for creatives [Online]
Cancelled – Rod Stewart (Live In Concert) [Canberra, ACT]
Wednesday November 4, 2020

Federation Mall, Canberra, Canberra Australian Capital Territory, Australia

CANCELLED – see link for other postponed dates in other locations

Cancelled - Rod Stewart (Live In Concert) [Canberra, ACT]
NRL State of Origin 1 [Adelaide]
Wednesday November 4, 2020

Adelaide Oval, North Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Nothing hits you like the anticipation of a series deciding Origin prior to kick off! The pre match speeches an anthem will be Auslan interpreted at the ground.

NRL State of Origin 1 [Adelaide]
Street Dance Roundtable Sessions [Online]
Wednesday November 4, 2020


A conversation between venues, institutions and grassroots orgs on the topic of education, pathways and looking into the future.

Street Dance Roundtable Sessions [Online]
Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Wednesday November 4, 2020


The Storytime program is for children aged 3-5 years, their parents and carers.

Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Wednesday October 28, 2020


The Storytime program is for children aged 3-5 years, their parents and carers.

Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Children’s Animation Storytelling Workshop [Online]
Tuesday October 27, 2020


Get your apples, oranges and bananas in order and see what they have to say in this animation workshop! Record dialogue and animate your favourite fruit to tell jokes or ask meaningful questions about the universe.

Children's Animation Storytelling Workshop [Online]
Arts Law workshop 2: Contracts for creatives [Online]
Tuesday October 27, 2020


Arts Access Victoria is hosting via Zoom the Arts Law Society team

Arts Law workshop 2: Contracts for creatives [Online]
NRL Grand Final [Sydney]
Sunday October 25, 2020

ANZ Stadium, Sydney New South Wales, Australia

It’s the pinnacle of the Rugby League calendar, 80 history-making minutes to crown the 2020 Premiers. 

NRL Grand Final [Sydney]
AFL Grand Final – pre and post match entertainment [Brisbane]
Saturday October 24, 2020

Gabba, Woolloongabba QLD , Australia

Auslan interpreter will be present for pre and post match speeches.

AFL Grand Final - pre and post match entertainment [Brisbane]
ILGA OCEANIA CONFERENC [Online]
Saturday October 24, 2020


ILGA Oceania (formerly known as ILGA ANZAPI) had been sending delegates to ILGA conference since ILGA started in 1978. However, it is only since its incorporation and the establishment of an ILGA oceania board that it started organising regional conferences.

ILGA OCEANIA CONFERENC [Online]
Interpreter Stories 4 (Community Event) [Online]
Friday October 23, 2020


Interpreters and Deaf people reflect on their lives and careers pathways, motivations and memorable experiences – the humorous and the impactful.

Interpreter Stories 4 (Community Event) [Online]
Leading Is Following Is Leading [Sydney]
Wednesday October 21, 2020

Carriageworks, Eveleigh NSW , Australia

Leading is Following is Leading is a playful and intimate performance installation event. 

Leading Is Following Is Leading [Sydney]
FIFO [Perth]
Tuesday October 20, 2020

Subiaco Arts Centre, Subiaco WA 6008, Australia

This warm, tautly written drama pulls no punches as it explores the impact of mining on two Indigenous families, developed from extensive interviews with miners from across the country and lived experience of the writer

FIFO [Perth]
Children’s Animation Storytelling Workshop [Online]
Tuesday October 20, 2020


Get your apples, oranges and bananas in order and see what they have to say in this animation workshop! Record dialogue and animate your favourite fruit to tell jokes or ask meaningful questions about the universe.

Children's Animation Storytelling Workshop [Online]
Arts Law workshop 1: Copyright for creatives [Online]
Tuesday October 20, 2020


Arts Access Victoria is hosting via Zoom the Arts Law Society team

Arts Law workshop 1: Copyright for creatives [Online]
Cancelled – Wil Anderson – Wilegal (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday October 18, 2020

The Comedy Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled – Return season of Wil’s smash-hit, critically acclaimed opus.

Cancelled - Wil Anderson - Wilegal (MICF) [Melbourne]
Moreton Kids Festival 2020 [Queensland]
Sunday October 18, 2020

Pine Rivers Park, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Live stage shows, activities, workshops, roving performers, food trucks, market stalls and more!

Moreton Kids Festival 2020 [Queensland]
Mental Health Matinée – Connect, rest and repair (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
Monday October 12, 2020


You are warmly invited to join us for the first season of Mental Health Matinées, a series of online presentations promoting positive mental health and wellbeing in the performing arts.

Mental Health Matinée - Connect, rest and repair (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
ESCAPE VELOCITY – Film Screening & Live Q&A [Online]
Tuesday October 6, 2020


Expressions youth cinema event will be showcasing a creative project of films and live performance works made by and with young trans and gender non-conforming people in Melbourne in 2019 and 2020.

ESCAPE VELOCITY - Film Screening & Live Q&A [Online]
Music Victoria’s Grants Session: Deaf & Disabled Applicants [Online]
Tuesday October 6, 2020


Music Victoria’s Grants Session: Deaf & Disabled Applicants

Music Victoria's Grants Session: Deaf & Disabled Applicants [Online]
Children’s Storytelling Workshop with Nat Amoore (SLV) [Online]
Thursday October 1, 2020


These school holidays come and spend some time with Nat, who also wrote The Power of Positive Pranking, in our free online workshops!

Children’s Storytelling Workshop with Nat Amoore (SLV) [Online]
Viral Dance [Online]
Wednesday September 30, 2020


Have you found it hard to follow the latest TikTok dances? Don’t worry – L2R Dance has got you!

Viral Dance [Online]
Bollywood Dance [Online]
Tuesday September 29, 2020


This is an open workshop for beginners. Joshinder will lead you through the basics of a fun Bollywood routine

Bollywood Dance [Online]
Whitehorse Couch Choir (Community Event) [Online]
Tuesday September 29, 2020


We played a part in uniting the community through song, reminding us that “We’re All in This Together”…take a look….

Whitehorse Couch Choir (Community Event) [Online]
Lit Steps – Children’s Hip Hop [Online]
Monday September 28, 2020


The workshop will focus on hip hop grooves while promoting a safe dance space for all children to have fun.

Lit Steps – Children’s Hip Hop [Online]
Children’s Storytelling Workshop with Nat Amoore (SLV) [Online]
Thursday September 24, 2020


These school holidays come and spend some time with Nat, who also wrote The Power of Positive Pranking, in our free online workshops!

Children’s Storytelling Workshop with Nat Amoore (SLV) [Online]
Postponed – Magic Beach [Victoria]
Wednesday September 23, 2020

Bunjil Place, Narre Warren VIC, Australia

Postponed – new data in 2021 TBA

Postponed - Magic Beach [Victoria]
Mental Health Matinée – Understanding Self and Identity (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
Monday September 21, 2020


You are warmly invited to join us for the first season of Mental Health Matinées, a series of online presentations promoting positive mental health and wellbeing in the performing arts.

Mental Health Matinée - Understanding Self and Identity (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
From Whispers to Revolutions (La Boite & Brisbane Festival) [Brisbane]
Saturday September 19, 2020

Roundhouse Theatre, Kelvin Grove QLD, Australia

Post-pandemic, can the theatre industry be rebuilt stronger than ever? How do artists stay responsive? Can the performing arts enact positive and lasting change?

From Whispers to Revolutions (La Boite & Brisbane Festival) [Brisbane]
Mental Health Fundamentals (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
Thursday September 17, 2020


You are warmly invited to join us for the first season of Mental Health Matinées, a series of online presentations promoting positive mental health and wellbeing in the performing arts.

Mental Health Fundamentals (Arts Wellbeing Collective) [Online]
Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Wednesday September 16, 2020


The Storytime program is for children aged 3-5 years, their parents and carers.

Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Brothers Book Club (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Tuesday September 15, 2020

Roundhouse Theatre, Kelvin Grove QLD, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Brothers Book Club (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Wednesday September 9, 2020


The Storytime program is for children aged 3-5 years, their parents and carers.

Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Postponed – Date TBA: Boy Swallows Universe [Queensland]
Monday September 7, 2020

Playhouse, QPAC, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

(Postponed – Date TBA) Beset by chaos on all sides, a run-in with the local crime king and his henchman sets a 13 year old with the old soul on a journey to find out what kind of a man he is going to be.

Postponed - Date TBA: Boy Swallows Universe [Queensland]
Art of Resilience (Brisbane Festival) [Brisbane]
Saturday September 5, 2020

The Playhouse, QPAC, South Bank QLD, Australia

An inspiring panel discussion on the future of the Arts Industry

Art of Resilience (Brisbane Festival) [Brisbane]
Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Wednesday September 2, 2020


The Storytime program is for children aged 3-5 years, their parents and carers.

Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Wednesday August 26, 2020


The Storytime program is for children aged 3-5 years, their parents and carers.

Storytime sessions (SLV) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – The Children [Queensland]
Monday August 10, 2020

The Cremorne Theatre (QPAC), Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - The Children [Queensland]
Cancelled – The Happy Prince (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Tuesday August 4, 2020

Roundhouse Theatre, Kelvin Grove QLD, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - The Happy Prince  (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Cancelled – Do Not Go Gentle (Malthouse) [Melbourne]
Saturday August 1, 2020

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Do Not Go Gentle (Malthouse) [Melbourne]
Todd McKenney [Live event – Online]
Sunday July 26, 2020


Riverside Theatres Digital is thrilled to launch its second digital concert series with award winning performer Todd McKenney.

Todd McKenney [Live event - Online]
Explore the Zooniverse (SLV) [Online]
Tuesday July 21, 2020


Join author Nova Weetman and illustrator Chris Kennett, co-creators of the magical Zooniverse series, as they guide you through steps to create your very own animal mash-up creations called mashimals!

Explore the Zooniverse (SLV) [Online]
Story Talks with Nat Amoore (SLV) [Online]
Tuesday July 21, 2020


Join Nat Amoore, author of Secrets of a schoolyard millionaire and The power of positive pranking.

Story Talks with Nat Amoore  (SLV) [Online]
Deceptology: The Science of Magic (SLV) [Online]
Tuesday July 21, 2020


Join magician extraordinaire and Tricky Nick author Nicholas J Johnson to learn some magic tricks – as well as the science behind the magic!

Deceptology: The Science of Magic (SLV) [Online]
Baby Bounce (SLV) [Online]
Tuesday July 7, 2020


It’s never too early to start reading and sharing a love of books.

Join us here for a fun, interactive session of stories, songs and rhymes every Saturday at 9.30am. You’ll be able to watch the session from a video link that will be displayed on this page at the start of the event.

For children aged 18 months and under, their parents and carers.

State Library Victoria is a Child Safe Organisation.

Pauline Gandel Children’s Quarter, supported by Gandel Philanthropy, is a purpose-built space for children and families to read, learn and play, with an associated program of activities.

Enjoy past episodes of Baby bounce with Julianne by scrolling our carousel of previous events above or visit our story page.

Baby Bounce (SLV) [Online]
Postponed – Bluey’s Big Play The Stage Show [Melbourne]
Thursday July 2, 2020

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Postponed – See Bluey, Bingo, Mum and Dad as you’ve never seen them before

Postponed - Bluey's Big Play The Stage Show [Melbourne]
The Gathering (AAV) [Online session]
Tuesday June 30, 2020


We invite you to come and join The Gathering, where we can get to know more about you and what you feel you need to be even more successful.

The Gathering (AAV)  [Online session]
The Gathering (AAV) [Online session]
Tuesday June 30, 2020


We invite you to come and join The Gathering, where we can get to know more about you and what you feel you need to be even more successful.

The Gathering (AAV)  [Online session]
We Are Nemeses: Talking Experimental Comedy [Live Stream]
Monday June 29, 2020


This pair had their Melbourne International Comedy Festival show cancelled due to the pandemic, but their toxic and unnecessary creative collaboration stops for no one!

We Are Nemeses: Talking Experimental Comedy [Live Stream]
Amazing Babes [Live Streamed]
Tuesday June 23, 2020


Gather once again for our special closing night as we’re joined by an incredible line-up of artists to honour the amazing babes in our lives – from the familial to the fictional and beyond.

Amazing Babes [Live Streamed]
CANCELLED – Signature [Melbourne]
Friday June 19, 2020

Theatre Works, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

CANCELLED

CANCELLED - Signature [Melbourne]
Growing Up Disabled in Australia [Live Streamed]
Friday June 19, 2020


Contributors from Growing Up Disabled in Australia discuss what it has meant to postpone the release of their book, as well as the specific barriers and complexities that disabled writers face during this pandemic

Growing Up Disabled in Australia [Live Streamed]
Live-stream: We Are Nemeses: Talking Experimental Comedy [Online Event]
Thursday June 11, 2020


Vidya Rajan and Alistair Baldwin are Nemeses, a newly formed and already dysfunctional comedy duo. The pair had their Melbourne International Comedy Festival show cancelled due to the pandemic, but their toxic and unnecessary creative collaboration stops for no one!

Live-stream: We Are Nemeses: Talking Experimental Comedy [Online Event]
Cancelled – K-BOX (Malthouse) [Melbourne]
Tuesday June 9, 2020

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - K-BOX (Malthouse) [Melbourne]
CANCELLED – St Joan Of The Stockyards (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Tuesday June 9, 2020

Roundhouse Theatre, Kelvin Grove QLD, Australia

Cancelled

CANCELLED - St Joan Of The Stockyards (La Boite) [Brisbane]
IN CONTINUUM – Latai Taumoepeau [Online project]
Tuesday May 19, 2020


Auslan translation of an instructional art work by Latai Taumoepeau for the Do It program.

IN CONTINUUM - Latai Taumoepeau [Online project]
Postponed – Giggle and Hoot [Adelaide]
Thursday April 23, 2020

Adelaide Festival Centre (Space Theatre), Adelaide South Australia, Australia

New date will be announced soon

Postponed - Giggle and Hoot [Adelaide]
Cancelled – Adam Hills Shoes Half Full – second show – (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 19, 2020

Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne , Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Adam Hills Shoes Half Full - second show -  (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Cy Fahey – Thinking Man’s Bogan (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 19, 2020

Belgian Beer Cafe, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

In his debut solo hour, Cy puts his unique tongue-in-cheek spin on getting older, online dating and identity politics. No dark stories or personal journeys. Just a mic, punchlines and your laughter!

Cancelled - Cy Fahey - Thinking Man's Bogan (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Annie Louey’s Big Break (MICF) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 18, 2020

Chinese Museum – Tea Room, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Annie Louey's Big Break (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Annie & Bianka (We Want To Be Better) Mother’s Daughters (MICF) [Melbourne]
Saturday April 18, 2020

Trades Hall – The Bookshop, Trades Hall – Archive Room, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Annie & Bianka (We Want To Be Better) Mother's Daughters (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – The Breast of The Fest (MICF) [Melbourne]
Friday April 17, 2020

Trades Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Known for their sharp power suits and even sharper jokes, The Breast of The Fest showcases Melbourne’s best emerging comedians, plus surprise guest breasts on various nights. 

Cancelled - The Breast of The Fest (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Marvel Universe Live! [Sydney]
Friday April 17, 2020

Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney Olympic Park NSW , Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Marvel Universe Live! [Sydney]
Cancelled – Charity Werk: Drama Queen (MICF) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 16, 2020

Trades Hall – The Evatt Room, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Charity is kind. Charity is pure. Charity is an absolute Drama Queen.

Cancelled - Charity Werk: Drama Queen (MICF) [Melbourne]
Postponed – Giggle and Hoot [Brisbane]
Thursday April 16, 2020

Brisbane Powerhouse, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

New date will be announced soon

Postponed - Giggle and Hoot [Brisbane]
Cancelled – Tom Ballard Grandiloquent (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 15, 2020

SLV – Isabella Fraser Room (Entry 5, Cnr La Trobe & Russell Sts), Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Grandiloquent: adj. pompous or extravagant in language, style or manner, especially in a way that is intended to impress.

Cancelled - Tom Ballard Grandiloquent (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Whatchu Talkin’ ‘Bout Wil? (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 15, 2020

The Comedy Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Whatchu Talkin’ ‘Bout Wil? is a completely improvised night of stand-up comedy. Ten shows only, every show completely different, made up on the spot with the help of the audience.

Cancelled - Whatchu Talkin’ 'Bout Wil? (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Zoe Coombs Marr – Agony! Misery! (MICF) [Melbourne]
Monday April 13, 2020

Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

‘The funniest hour of the Fringe.’ The Guardian (UK)

Cancelled - Zoe Coombs Marr - Agony! Misery! (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Adam Hills Shoes Half Full (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 12, 2020

Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne , Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Adam Hills Shoes Half Full (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Marvel Universe Live! [Brisbane]
Saturday April 11, 2020

Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Marvel Universe Live! [Brisbane]
Cancelled – Randy Feltface – Modus Operandy (MICF) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 9, 2020

Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Randy returns home to Australia with an hour of stand-up comedy so unflinchingly relevant you’ll feel like you should be taking notes.

Cancelled - Randy Feltface - Modus Operandy (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Alice Tovey: Doggo (MICF) [Melbourne]
Thursday April 9, 2020

The Butterfly Club, Melbourne VIC, Australia

Rooted in self-reflection, catharsis and silliness, Doggo is Alice Tovey’s most ambitious work to date.

Cancelled - Alice Tovey: Doggo (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Tommy Little – I’ll See Myself Out (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 8, 2020

The Comedy Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Come and hear what Tommy’s been up to since you last saw him. You can be sure it will be foolish, funny as hell and probably his own fault.

Cancelled - Tommy Little - I'll See Myself Out (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Cal Wilson – Open Book (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 8, 2020

Victoria Hotel, Melbourne VIC, Australia

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?

Cancelled - Cal Wilson - Open Book (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Giggle and Hoot [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 8, 2020

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Giggle and Hoot [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Bobby Macumber is Extra [Melbourne]
Tuesday April 7, 2020

Loop Bar, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Bobby is a Drama Queen with no drama background.

Cancelled - Bobby Macumber is Extra [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Diana Nguyen and Friends Deadly and Diverse Comedy (MICF) [Melbourne]
Sunday April 5, 2020

Storyville, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Sunday comedy from all flags of the world, starting with the stories of the deadly to the stories of all diverse comedians.

Cancelled - Diana Nguyen and Friends Deadly and Diverse Comedy (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Billy Elliot The Musical [Melbourne]
Saturday April 4, 2020

Regent Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Billy Elliot The Musical [Melbourne]
Postponed – ShoreShocked 2020 [North Sydney]
Saturday April 4, 2020

St Leonards Park, North Sydney NSW, Australia

A new date will be advised ASAP

Postponed - ShoreShocked 2020 [North Sydney]
Cancelled – Marvel Universe Live! [Melbourne]
Friday April 3, 2020

Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Marvel Universe Live! [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Wil Anderson – Wilegal (MICF) [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 1, 2020

The Comedy Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Return season of Wil’s smash-hit, critically acclaimed opus.

Cancelled - Wil Anderson - Wilegal (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Charlie and the War Against the Grannies [Melbourne]
Wednesday April 1, 2020

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Charlie and the War Against the Grannies [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Marvel Universe Live! [Adelaide]
Saturday March 28, 2020

Adelaide Entertainment Centre, Adelaide South Australia, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Marvel Universe Live! [Adelaide]
Cancelled – Casey Kids Carnival [Victoria]
Saturday March 28, 2020

Akoonah Park, Berwick VIC, Australia

The Casey Kids Carnival is a free day of activities for children of all ages. The event will include live performers, rides, interactive games, roving entertainers, face painters, art and crafts and live animals

Cancelled - Casey Kids Carnival [Victoria]
Cancelled – Mormon Girl (MICF) [Melbourne]
Friday March 27, 2020

Shell Room, Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Mormon Girl is Jess Knight’s hilarious, bizarre and beautiful coming of age story.

Cancelled - Mormon Girl (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled -Jacci Pillar Tardy: Ready and Disabled (MICF) [Melbourne]
Friday March 27, 2020

Laneway Learning – Room 17, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Literal comedy for those embracing disability pride and giving the middle finger to ableism.  

Cancelled -Jacci Pillar Tardy: Ready and Disabled (MICF) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Charlie and the War Against the Grannies (Schools Performance) [Melbourne]
Thursday March 26, 2020

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - Charlie and the War Against the Grannies (Schools Performance) [Melbourne]
Triple X [Queensland]
Monday March 23, 2020

Bille Brown Theatre, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

From the wickedly funny pen of Australian-born, New York-based playwright, comedienne and performer Glace Chase, this play is an hilarious, honest and emotionally affecting look at entitlement, hypocrisy, and the realities of love.

Triple X  [Queensland]
Cancelled – SEASONS in Blak Box [Melbourne]
Sunday March 22, 2020

Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - SEASONS in Blak Box [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Moonah Taste of the World Festival 2020 [Tasmania]
Sunday March 22, 2020

Benjafield Park, Hobart Tasmania, Australia

Moonah Taste of the World Festival is a unique, multicultural event that celebrates the rich cultural diversity of Southern Tasmania.

Cancelled - Moonah Taste of the World Festival 2020 [Tasmania]
Cancelled – END OF. by Ash Flanders [Melbourne]
Thursday March 19, 2020

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote VIC, Australia

Cancelled

Cancelled - END OF. by Ash Flanders [Melbourne]
Melbourne Pride 2021 Community Consultation Fitzroy [Melbourne]
Thursday March 19, 2020


Updated to an online interactive workshop. Read more…

Melbourne Pride 2021 Community Consultation Fitzroy [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Ellen Broad: Artificial Intelligence (MDW 2020) [Melbourne]
Thursday March 19, 2020

NGV International, MELBOURNE VIC, Australia

AI influences our lives whether we notice it or not. But who designs them, and who decides their influence?

Cancelled - Ellen Broad: Artificial Intelligence (MDW 2020) [Melbourne]
Postponed – Inclusive Design & Wellbeing (MDW 2020) [Melbourne]
Wednesday March 18, 2020

Meat Market, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

An interactive Discussion – What is Inclusive Design and how does it relate to wellbeing?

Postponed - Inclusive Design & Wellbeing (MDW 2020) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Bas Van Abel: Dark Matter (MDW 2020) [Melbourne]
Wednesday March 18, 2020

NGV International, MELBOURNE VIC, Australia

We live in a world of hyper-communication. And yet our current communication infrastructure, in particular mobile phones, holds a fascinating paradox.

Cancelled - Bas Van Abel: Dark Matter (MDW 2020) [Melbourne]
Cancelled – Existence As Resistance (The Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Tuesday March 17, 2020

The Wheeler Centre, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Our panel will talk self-care, safe spaces and changing the world from the ground up.

Cancelled - Existence As Resistance (The Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Virtual Intimacy [Melbourne]
Friday March 13, 2020

Martyn Myer Arena – 26 Grant St, Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Virtual Intimacy explores our relationships with technology and the ways it shapes our connection with others.

Virtual Intimacy [Melbourne]
How on Earth (The Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Friday March 13, 2020

Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne , Australia

Christiana Figueres, the architect of the 2015 Paris Agreement, sees the 2020s as a critical moment of opportunity – the ‘golden decade’ – in the future of our species and our planet. 

How on Earth (The Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]
Cricket: Gillette ODI: Australia vs New Zealand [Sydney]
Friday March 13, 2020

SCG, Moore Park NSW , Australia

Sydney Cricket Ground will AUS vs NZ

Cricket: Gillette ODI: Australia vs New Zealand [Sydney]
Fire & Forests with David Lindenmayer [Melbourne]
Tuesday March 10, 2020

Melbourne Zoo, Parkville VIC, Australia

TICKETS SOLD OUT

Fire & Forests with David Lindenmayer [Melbourne]
Bette Midler (Chillout Festival) [Victoria]
Sunday March 8, 2020

Chillout Daylesford, Daylesford - Hepburn Springs Victoria, Australia

Come and see the fabulous Maureen Andrews as the Divine Bette Midler

Bette Midler (Chillout Festival) [Victoria]
Women in Art and Design (International Women’s Day) [Melbourne]
Sunday March 8, 2020

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

On International Women’s Day, guests from Melbourne’s arts community reflect on the ongoing persistence and ambition of creative women.

Women in Art and Design (International Women's Day) [Melbourne]
Advocacy at the intersections (Chillout Festival) [Victoria]
Sunday March 8, 2020

Chillout Daylesford, Daylesford - Hepburn Springs Victoria, Australia

Accessibility and inclusion is more than just a checklist. How can all of us do better at advocating alongside, and practicing allyship with, LGBTIQ+ people with disabilities?

Advocacy at the intersections (Chillout Festival) [Victoria]
Chillout Carnival Day [Melbourne]
Sunday March 8, 2020

Daylesford – Victoria Park, Daylesford VIC, Australia

ChillOut, Australia’s number one Queer Country Pride festival, ­is held in the gay capital of regional Victoria – Daylesford – in Hepburn Shire.

Chillout Carnival Day [Melbourne]
FABAlice Festival – Drag Performance [Alice Springs]
Saturday March 7, 2020

FABAlice Festival, Alice Springs Northern Territory, Australia

Drag, Glitter, Races  & Performances

FABAlice Festival - Drag Performance [Alice Springs]
VAL – A Campfire Kiki With Mother (Daylesford) [Victoria]
Friday March 6, 2020

Daylesford – Hepburn Springs, Daylesford - Hepburn Springs Victoria, Australia

#VAL explores the very specific, layered and precious relationship that queer kids have with their mothers.

VAL - A Campfire Kiki With Mother (Daylesford) [Victoria]
Tim Minchin – Back [Perth]
Friday March 6, 2020

Crown Perth, Perth Western Australia, Australia

TIM MINCHIN, internationally renowned award-winning musician, comedian, actor, writer and composer, will return to the Australian stage!

Tim Minchin - Back [Perth]
FABAlice Festival – Drag Carnival [Alice Springs]
Friday March 6, 2020

FABAlice Festival, Alice Springs Northern Territory, Australia

Drag, Glitter, Races  & Performances

FABAlice Festival - Drag Carnival [Alice Springs]
Storytime presented by Vision Australia’s Feelix Library (SLV) [Melbourne]
Friday March 6, 2020

State Library of Victoria, Melbourne , Australia

Experience a tactile Storytime and craft session presented by Vision Australia’s Feelix Library.

Storytime presented by Vision Australia’s Feelix Library (SLV) [Melbourne]
Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Brisbane]
Thursday March 5, 2020

Brisbane Powerhouse, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Join host Maeve Marsden, along with a line up of stars and strangers, for a night of queer stories, unexpected tales of lives well lived and battles fought, pride, prejudice, love and humour.

Queerstories (Maeve Marsden) [Brisbane]
Andy Griffiths (SLV) [Melbourne]
Thursday March 5, 2020

State Library of Victoria, Melbourne , Australia

Join us for a special Story Talks session with one of Australia’s most popular children’s authors, Andy Griffiths!

Andy Griffiths (SLV) [Melbourne]
Melbourne Pride Festival 2021 [Melbourne]
Tuesday March 3, 2020

Ross House, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

The celebration will be an inspirational show of Pride and a reflection of 40 years “road to Pride”.

Melbourne Pride Festival 2021 [Melbourne]
Asia Society At NGV: WOMENOMICS IN JAPAN [Melbourne]
Monday March 2, 2020

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Japanese Modernism explores the increasing socially liberated status of Japanese women in the 1920s and 1930s.

Asia Society At NGV: WOMENOMICS IN JAPAN [Melbourne]
Frocking Hilarious (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]
Sunday March 1, 2020

Brisbane Powerhouse, Brisbane Queensland, Australia

Australia’s sirens of comedy hit the stage together in a laugh-out-loud evening in support of ActionAid and their work promoting women’s rights across more than 40 countries.

Frocking Hilarious (Brisbane Comedy Festival) [Brisbane]
HIGHWAY TO HELL (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Sunday March 1, 2020

Canning Hwy, Perth Western Australia, Australia

We’re reclaiming the iconic Canning Highway and turning it into the world’s longest stage for a day!

HIGHWAY TO HELL (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Black Ties [Melbourne]
Saturday February 29, 2020

Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Ambitious and career focused, Kane and Hera now have their perfect future all mapped out. There’s one thing they can’t control…their families!

Black Ties [Melbourne]
The Great Waves of Fashion in Japan (NGV) [Melbourne]
Saturday February 29, 2020

Clemenger Auditorium, NGV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

In every era the inventions of Japanese fashion have been fascinating and revolutionary.

The Great Waves of Fashion in Japan (NGV) [Melbourne]
Double Delicious [Melbourne]
Friday February 28, 2020

Rosina Auditorium, Abbotsford Convent, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Double Delicious offers a taste of the meals that mean everything to five fascinating public figures.

Double Delicious [Melbourne]
MYTHOLOGIES [Melbourne]
Friday February 28, 2020

Signal Northbank Flinders Walk, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

In a special one-night event hosted at Signal, join Komang for the launch of her first single ‘Dewi’ with a host of Indonesian-Australian creatives in a night of music, DJs and spoken word.

MYTHOLOGIES [Melbourne]
I’m A Phoenix, Bitch (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Friday February 28, 2020

Studio Underground, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Combining personal stories with epic film, soundscapes and ethereal music, Bryony creates a powerful, dark and joyful work about motherhood, heartbreak and finding inner strength.

I'm A Phoenix, Bitch (Perth Festival) [Perth]
NEIGHBOURHOOD (APAM) [Melbourne]
Friday February 28, 2020

Meat Market, North Melbourne , Australia

For the last day of APAM, at NEIGHBOURHOOD, we will gather and talk to share stories, listen, and learn from each other.

NEIGHBOURHOOD (APAM) [Melbourne]
Melbourne Conversations: Affordable Housing [Melbourne]
Thursday February 27, 2020

The Commons QV, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Come an hear answers from architects, policy-makers and people with lived experience of housing stress. Let’s keep housing in Melbourne open to all.

Melbourne Conversations: Affordable Housing [Melbourne]
SMOKE AND FIRE (APAM EVENTS AT THE MALTHOUSE)
Wednesday February 26, 2020

Malthouse Theatre, Southbank Victoria, Australia

Jason Tamiru, Yorta Yorta man and Malthouse Theatre Producer curates Smoke and Fire Yarns – local people, telling local stories.

SMOKE AND FIRE (APAM EVENTS AT THE MALTHOUSE)
The Wheeler Centre Storytelling Gala: 2020 Hindsight [Melbourne]
Tuesday February 25, 2020

Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne , Australia

Wielding an impressive line-up of Australian writers, we invited our speakers and audience alike to reflect on the stories that make us who we are – and to mark the beginning of our own.

The Wheeler Centre Storytelling Gala: 2020 Hindsight [Melbourne]
The Neighbourhood (La Boite) [Brisbane]
Tuesday February 25, 2020

Roundhouse Theatre, Kelvin Grove QLD, Australia

The Neighbourhood promises an evening of honest, authentic, and deeply moving theatre, imbued with a sense of hope, power and recognition. 

The Neighbourhood (La Boite) [Brisbane]
APAM Gathering at Asia TOPA [Melbourne]
Monday February 24, 2020

MPAVILLION – QUEEN VICTORIA GARDENS, MELBOURNE., Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Join us as the APAM Gathering at Asia TOPA commences with a Welcome to Country from Traditional Owners and welcomes from APAM, Asia TOPA and Arts Centre Melbourne, the Australia Council for the Arts and Creative Victoria.

APAM Gathering at Asia TOPA [Melbourne]
Neil Gaiman (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Sunday February 23, 2020

Perth Concert Hall, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Spend an afternoon with one of world’s most renowned storytellers at this once-in-a-lifetime event.

Neil Gaiman (Perth Festival) [Perth]
How It Feels To Be Free (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Sunday February 23, 2020

Octagon Theatre UWA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Join in a discussion about place, belonging and justice in Australia

How It Feels To Be Free  (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Representation Starts Here (Women in Film and Television Victoria) [Melbourne]
Sunday February 23, 2020

Cinema, RMIT Building 80, 445 Swanston St, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

A panel of filmmakers exploring gender diversity, ethnicity, sexuality, disability, and age on screen and off.

Representation Starts Here (Women in Film and Television Victoria) [Melbourne]
Storytelling and Songs (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Sunday February 23, 2020

Octagon Theatre UWA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Join top children’s author Julia Donaldson, her guitar-playing husband Malcolm and friends for an out-of-this-world show full of songs and storytelling.

Storytelling and Songs  (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Literature and Ideas (Perth Festival – Amphitheatre) [Perth]
Sunday February 23, 2020

Amphitheatre, UWA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

A full day of Auslan accessible talks.

Literature and Ideas (Perth Festival - Amphitheatre) [Perth]
The Sound Of Picture Books – 2 sessions (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Sunday February 23, 2020

Octagon Theatre UWA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Celebrate our free family fun day with The Sound of Picture Books and experience a picture come to life before your eyes – and ears!

The Sound Of Picture Books - 2 sessions (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Cheeky Dogs – Workshop (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Sunday February 23, 2020

The University of Western Australia, Somerville Auditorium, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Get to know the artist, learn some Auslan and draw your very own cheeky dog inspired by Dion’s creations and the pair’s award-winning books.

Cheeky Dogs - Workshop (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Story Club At The Heartbreak Hotel (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Saturday February 22, 2020

Octagon Theatre UWA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Join us at Story Club where the tales are true, often twisted and heavy on the TMI factor.

Story Club At The Heartbreak Hotel (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Amanda Palmer (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Saturday February 22, 2020

Perth Concert Hall, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Experience her raw emotion, intensely personal lyrics, incredible musicality and intimate interplay with the audience

Amanda Palmer (Perth Festival) [Perth]
What If It Works? / Amar (Moon) + Panel (MWFF) [Melbourne]
Saturday February 22, 2020

Cinema 6 at Palace Kino Cinemas, Melbourne Victoria, Australia

Join us for this special event screening of What If It Works? and Amar (Moon). This session features a post-screening panel with filmmakers discussing representation of disability on screen.

What If It Works? / Amar (Moon) + Panel (MWFF) [Melbourne]
Let’s Take Over [Melbourne]
Saturday February 22, 2020

Northcote Town Hall, Northcote VIC, Australia

LET’S TAKE OVER is a one night only free arts festival produced by 10 multidisciplinary young artists aged 16 – 25 years.

Let’s Take Over [Melbourne]
Walk Like A Man (Perth Festival) [Perth]
Saturday February 22, 2020

Octagon Theatre UWA, Perth Western Australia, Australia

Learn from three writers as they explain how their writing documents and charts masculinity in the 21st century.

Walk Like A Man  (Perth Festival) [Perth]