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Australian's love a big event, and Australia has no shortage of world class events, to arrange your next holiday to coincide with. All regions and most towns in Australia also have many great tourist events and festivals to enjoy. We have only included in this list of events, the most famous that Australia has to offer. For regional events and festivals, please visit the regions you are interested in holidaying at.

New South Wales

Tamworth Country Music Festival January Tamworth World famous country music
Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras February Sydney Gays showing off & being, well - gay...
East Coast Blues & Roots Festival Easter Byron Bay Blues Festival
State of Origin Rugby League Final June (even years) Sydney It would be odd if NSW wins!
Rugby League Grand Final September Sydney NRL competition leaders go head to head
Bathurst 1000 September Bathurst V8 Touring Car Races
Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race December Sydney (start) One of the most adventurous races


Winter Racing Carnival May-June Brisbane Great horse racing
State of Origin Rugby League Final June (odd years) Brisbane It would be odd if they lose the series...
Royal QLD Show (Ekka) August Brisbane One of the biggest shows in Australia
Birdsville Cup Racing Festival September Birdsville Great outback racing festival
Woodford Folk Festival December Woodford Classic folk festival


Australian Open January Melbourne The pinnacle of tennis tournements
Stawell Gift Easter Stawell Professional foot race
AFL Grand Final September Melbourne Aerial ping pongs best game of the year
Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix October Phillip Island The best motorbike race in Australia
Melbourne Cup November Melbourne The race that stops a nation
Boxing Day Test December Melbourne A cricket game
Falls Music Festival December Lorne An excellent festival of music, top bands


Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race December (finish) Hobart The finish of a great ocean race
Targa Tasmania Rally April-May State Wide Professional motor rally race
Hobart Summer Festival Dec - Jan Hobart A feast of a festival
King Island Racing Carnival Dec-Jan King Island Country horse races on the island

South Australia

Tour Down Under January Adelaide & Hills Australia's own tour de force...
WOMADelaide March Adelaide World music festival
Clipsal 500 March Adelaide Top V8 motor race
Opal Festival Easter Coober Pedy Celebrate the beauty of Australian opals
Australian Camel Cup July Marree Australia's top camels & camel jockey's

Western Australia

Hopman Cup January Perth Top tennis event
Perth Cup January Perth WA's top horse race
Freemantle Street Arts Festival Easter Freemantle Celebrate with the best buskers in world
Avon Descent August Perth Whitewater race
Margaret River Wine Festival November Margaret River A premier wine festival

Northern Territory

Darwin Beer Can Regatta July Darwin Boats made from beer cans...
Festival of Darwin Jul-Aug Darwin Famous festival
Barra Classic Easter Borroloola Barramundi Fishing competition
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