Australia has some of the biggest party events you can ever attend. There are events in most cities, but some stand out as spectacular and superb.
If you and your fun-loving Launceston escorts want to go to different places to party in Australia, here is a list of six parties you can attend:
New Year’s Eve Fireworks Sydney Harbour Bridge
This is one of the most spectacular events in the world. The 9 pm countdown, midnight fireworks, and entertainment are a must-see for visitors and locals alike.
The City of Sydney hosts this free event on Sydney Harbour every New Year’s Eve. The fireworks display is synchronized to music broadcast live on a local radio channel. The event is set up so you can choose your viewing spot on Sydney Harbour or join the crowds at one of the many viewing areas around Circular Quay and The Rock.
Mardi Gras Parade
Mardi Gras is an annual festival held in Sydney, Australia, during late February or early March. It began as a celebration of the end of the winter season and the onset of spring, and has been held annually since 1979. The festival includes street parades, parties and a variety of other events. The Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Paradeis generally seen as the highlight of the festival.
The parade route runs from Taylor Square to Oxford St., down Oxford St. to Flinders St., then back up Flinders St. to Taylor Square. The first Mardi Gras parade was a protest march against police harassment on Halloween night 1979, and is one of Australia’s largest cultural events.
Splendour In The Grass
This is a three-day music festival held annually in Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia. It is a major event within the Australian festival calendar, drawing crowds of up to 20,000 people per day. The festival has been held annually since 2001 and is run by AJ Maddah and Michael Chugg of Chugg Entertainment.
The festival features many genres of music including rock, pop, hip-hop, electronic and dance music. Past line-ups have included acts such as Jack White, Arctic Monkeys, Florence and the Machine, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Lana Del Rey, and Kanye West.
The Melbourne Cup Carnival
This is an annual series of horse races in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. The carnival features a number of Group 1 races and is the highlight of the Australian racing calendar. It is held annually from late October to early November as part of the Spring racing season.
The main race of the carnival is the Melbourne Cup, which since 1861 has been Australia’s most prestigious horse race and has gained worldwide recognition as one of the three “Blue Riband” races – the other two being The Derby and American Triple Crown.
AFL Grand Final Day
This is a public holiday in Victoria, Australia. It is held on the last Saturday of September each year. It marks the culmination of the home-and-away season for both the Australian Football League (AFL) and the country’s other professional football competitions.
The Melbourne Cricket Ground is where the event is held. A series of entertainment events typically precede the match to include concerts and even parades.
Vivid Sydney Festival
This is a yearly light festival that takes place in the Sydney CBD. It is Australia’s largest festival of light, music, and ideas. The event attracts over 1 million visitors a year to enjoy the many activities that take place at over 30 major sites across the city centre.
The festival was first held in 2009, with an estimated 300,000 people attending. The inaugural Vivid Sydney Festival was launched by then-Premier Nathan Rees on 17 May 2009. The festival has since been held annually every May, becoming one of Australia’s most popular events.
You will surely have great fun partying in Australia if you attend these fabulous events.