Bookings & travel news
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.
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
04 Dec 2014 -
07 Dec 2014, Kalgoorlie
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.
07 Dec 2014 -
07 Dec 2014, Busselton
13 Dec 2014 -
14 Dec 2014, Albany
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.
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.
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!
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.
01 Jan 2015 -
01 Jan 2015, Perth
YHA/HI members can get great value Australian Travel Insurance.
YHA Travel licences: 2TA002629 (NSW), LTA148 (NT), 3433524 (QLD), TTA32 (SA), TA-0033055
(VIC), 9TA00584 (WA)