What’s On, Australia? [November Edition]

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Here’s our monthly round-up of upcoming events in November around your area!

Adelaide

Dub in the Park

5th November

Dub In the Park is a family friendly world music and live music event that will be hosted at the Living Kuarna Cultural Center on November 5th 2016, just 15 minutes from Adelaide City area.

CaFE SeRieS

Sat 5th Nov, 6pm – 10.30pm

Join us in the Tandanya Art Cafe for an intimate acoustic experience, with an eclectic mix of local and interstate Indigenous artists. View the Spirit Festival Presents Website for full details – www.spiritfestpresents.com

Aus3dE

3rd November – 6th November

Australia’s premier equestrian competition, the 2016 Australian International Three Day Event (Aus3de), will be held from 3-6 November. The world’s best horse and riders in evening, the Triathlon of Horse Sport, will compete for the biggest prize pool in the Southern Hemisphere at the prestigious 2016 Event.

Brisbane

Brisbane Bullets vs Sydney Kings

November 10th

We might not be home to the legendary NBA, but we do defend ourselves pretty well when it comes to hoops. Get the closest you may be to practicing sports and go cheer for your chosen team!

Where: Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Center

The End of The Line

November 5th

This free street festival will feature food trucks, projection art, market stalls and it is children-friendly on top of it all. There will also be live music stages with gigs from ACPA Dancers, Zoe Porter, Banff and many more.

Where: Woollongabba (Logan Road)

Ben & Jerry’s Openair Cinema

Until November 13th

Sick of Netflix or mainstream cinemas? Here’s your chance to watch one or more of the movies on offer in the sumptuous outdoors of the South Bank Parklands. Our picks are The Secret Life of Pets and Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children.

PS: did we mention that you get free Ben & Jerry’s Ice cream upon entry?

Where: South Bank – Rainforest Green

Melbourne

MPavilion 2016

05th October – 18th February

Initiated by the Naomi Milgrom Foundation with support from City of Melbourne and the Victorian State Government, every year for four years an outstanding architect will be commissioned to design a temporary pavilion for the Queen Victoria Gardens, in the centre of Melbourne’s Southbank Arts Precinct.

For more information, email: info@mpavilion.orgmpavilion.org 

Melbourne Music Week

11th November – 19th November

Melbourne Music Week (MMW) captivates the city with a nine–day program dedicated to illuminating connections between music, people and places within the city’s world–renowned music scene. Made up of 110 events featuring 240 artists with input from more than 65 dedicated programming partners, MMW’s breadth will be felt in 40 locations across this music city.

Click here for more info

Emirates Stakes Day

05th November

The Melbourne Cup Carnival concludes its festivities with this great day of racing. Emirates Stakes Day is packed with fast action and excitement, plus free activities and live entertainment for children of all ages. Highlights include the Emirates Stakes Day Fashions on the Field for younger racegoers and families, offering the opportunity to impress in the fashion stakes and claim fantastic prizes.

For more information, email: customerservice@vrc.net.au

Sydney

Electronic Music Conference (EMC)

18th November – 2nd December

Founded in 2012, Sydney’s annual Electronic Music Conference (EMC) is Asia Pacific’s premier industry event. Each year, EMC attracts hundreds of thought and business leaders, artists, delegates and aspiring DJs and producers to Sydney for a range of keynotes, panels, networking sessions, masterclasses, showcases, parties and more.

MotorWorld Sydney

1st December – 4th December

MotorWorld Sydney is a dynamic, interactive automotive festival, a great day out for the family and motoring enthusiast alike.

A highlight is the Mega Test Fest offering potential buyers the opportunity to test drive their hero car on track, road or off-road circuits to compare brands and models, or experience them through a series of live demonstrations. Quality educational and entertainment programs with live action, exciting competitions and fun activities for the kids, make this a special event for the whole family.

Visit the MotorWorld website for more information about the Ladies’ Day Program, VIP hospitality, the Family, Lifestyle and Aftermarket Zones, Classic and Exotic car displays, and the inaugural ‘Dream Ride Australia’ in support of Special Olympics Australia.

Sculptures by the Sea

Until 6 November 2016

The Sculpture by the Sea exhibition in Sydney and Perth is Australia’s largest annual outdoor sculpture exhibition. This exhibition was initiated in 1997, at Bondi Beach and it featured sculptures by both Australian and overseas artists.