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  • French Open 2015

    The French Open has long been one of the world’s most important tennis tournaments, attracting top talent from all over the world. Running from 24 May through 7 June, it is pro tennis's premier clay court tournament.

  • Wurstmarkt

    The world’s largest wine festival takes place every year in the German town of Bad Dürkheim. Wurstmarkt has been going for almost 600 years and every year attracts around 600,000 visitors.

  • Oktoberfest

    Conjuring up images of fresh faced maidens in Bavarian costumes, dishing out litres and litres of beer, thousands of very merry people, and well, an outrageous abundance of food and plenty of song, Oktoberfest in Munich, is the legendary 3 week party, brou…

  • Balloons over Waikato

    Each year for several days in spring, the Waikato's horizon becomes a colourful display during Balloons Over Waikato. You don't have to be a balloon pilot or enthusiast to enjoy this spectacular celebration.

  • Matariki Festival

    The old Maori traditions come alive again for one month during the Matariki Festival in Auckland. It’s a can’t-miss event packed with entertainment, celebrations, sights and sounds. Complete your trip to Auckland, New Zealand by spending some time at the f…

  • Beer Can Regatta

    Every year, the Lions Club of Darwin plans a fun-for-all extravaganza on the beach to support the worthy charities of Northern Territory. This year, participants and attendees gather on Mindil Beach from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. for the Beer Can Regatta in hop…

  • Oakbank Easter Racing Carnival

    The Oakbank Easter Racing Carnival is one of the highlights on the South Australian calendar each year, and is billed as the biggest Picnic Race Meeting in the world. Rivaling the Melbourne Cup in size, scope and sheer festivity, the 70,000-strong crowd an…

  • Sea and Vines Festival

    The annual McLaren Vale BankSA Sea and Vines Food and Wine Festival is a highlight of the area's June calendar, with previous events attracting visitors from all over the country.

  • Jazz at MONA

    If you want to experience the culture of Tasmania through music and art, go to MONA to see exhibitions and performances that change on a continual basis. There are so many events and exhibitions to see that you’ll want to book a holiday rental in Tasmania …

  • Targa Tasmania 2015

    One of the most renowned events in Tassie is Targa Tasmania, a race that's been running for more than 20 years. It's just one branch of the Australian Targa Championship, a motorsport competition that also takes place in Adelaide, High Country and Wrest Po…