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    The Rocks Village Bizarre, Sydney

    07 Nov 2014 -  19 Dec 2014,  The Rocks, Sydney

    Every Friday, 6.30pm – 10pm. Free. Friday nights in Sydney's harbourside Rocks precinct are about to get more exciting with the historic laneways transformed into a bazaar of all that is weird, wonderful and... bizarre. Expect the unexpected at the Rocks Village Bizarre, as laneways, shopfronts and spaces are transformed into a world of mystery, magic, music and markets every Friday night for six weeks from 7 November. Be wowed by incredible music and dance, enjoy a cold craft brew, meander past some colourful comedy and window performances and squeeze in some shopping for the perfect night in The Rocks.

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    Santa Fest, Sydney

    24 Nov 2014 -  24 Dec 2014,  Darling Harbour, Sydney

    It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, so prepare for a magical month of Santa-packed celebrations in Darling Harbour. There’ll be Santa Movies Under the Stars from 29 November, Saturday night fireworks over Cockle Bay, carols, paddle boat rides on the bay. Don your running shoes and red and white to take part in the annual Variety Santa Fun Run on 7 December – it’s Santa Clause for a cause! For more information go-ho-ho to http://www.darlingharbour.com

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    Saint Barbara’s Festival

    04 Dec 2014 -  07 Dec 2014,  Kalgoorlie

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    Thredbo Canonball MTB Festival

    05 Dec 2014 -  07 Dec 2014,  Thredbo

    One mountain. Three days. Five events. The second annual Cannon ball Mountain Bike (MTB) Festival will take the alpine resort by storm from 5-7 December, promising gravity-fuelled mountain biking and high flying entertainment across the three-day schedule.

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    SunSmart IRONMAN Western Australia

    07 Dec 2014 -  07 Dec 2014,  Busselton

    Adventurethon Albany

    13 Dec 2014 -  14 Dec 2014,  Albany

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    West End Xmas Art Market & Carnival

    14 Dec 2014 -  14 Dec 2014,  Leigh Street and Peel Street in Adelaide’s West End

    Live music, DJ’s, dancers and entertainment will run throughout the day and there will be free activities for children (1 -5 pm) and their families including face painting, roving performers, a Christmas Pinata & live music Cool 4 Kids. The Leigh Street Stage includes performances by African Drummers, the Ruby Dhatura Dancers from the Cinnabar Red Dance Collective, Lucky Seven Swing and Macumbia Latino Band. Head through the connecting tunnel to new kids on the block, Peel Street, where DJs will keep the crowd grooving.

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    Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race

    26 Dec 2014 -  01 Jan 2015,  Sydney to Hobart

    The Sydney to Hobart is an iconic 628 natuical mile race departing Sydney Harbour on Boxing Day. Take part in the celebrations are the yachts finish in Hobart - just in time for the new year.

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    Taste of Tasmania

    28 Dec 2014 -  03 Jan 2015,  Hobart

    Tasmania may be tiny in size but they are big on food. From seafood and craft beer & wine to artisan desserts, there is something for everyone. The festival runs over the new year so there's a party to enjoy too!

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    The Falls Festival

    29 Dec 2014 -  01 Jan 2015,  Marion Bay

    Immerse yourself in the amazing music, arts and comedy festival located in Marion Bay. Whether you're camping with the masses or staying off-site, the line up will amaze you right through to the new year. This multi-day festival also takes place in Lorne, Victoria and sunny Byron Bay, New South Wales and is a must for any festival lover.

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    Golden River Developments Perth Cup

    01 Jan 2015 -  01 Jan 2015,  Perth

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    BMW Perth Cup

    01 Jan 2015 -  01 Jan 2015,  Perth

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