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  • Sydney Racing Carnival

    The Sydney Racing Carnival is one of the most important events in the thoroughbred racing calendar in Australia. While many consider the Melbourne Cup to be the pinnacle of Australian racing, the Sydney Racing Carnival might just be gaining on its Melbourn…

  • 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.

  • Noosa Festival of Surfing

    Come on out to Noosa and enjoy one of Australia’s best-known activities — surfing. At the 2015 Noosa Festival of Surfing, you and your group can enjoy surfing competitions and much more.

  • Great Barrier Reef Marathon

    Runners (and their supporters), start your engines and mark your calendars for November 9, 2014, for Port Douglas and the Great Barrier Reef Marathon Festival. Even if you won't be pounding the blacktop here this November, you don't want to miss the territ…

  • Clash of the Paddles

    Beyond scuba diving, there are many other water sports that attract travellers to the Great Barrier Reef. One of the biggest events of the year is Clash of the Paddles, held annually in Hamilton Island. This exciting racing event takes place over four days…

  • Adelaide Cup

    The Adelaide Cup is one of the biggest horse races of the year held in South Australia. Since 2006 the event has been held each year on the second Monday in March (it was held prior to 2006 in May). Since 1973, it has been a public holiday in South Austral…

  • Australian International Three Day Event

    The 2014 Australian International Three Day Event will be hosted in Adelaide. The annual equestrian competition has run for over 10 years.

  • Tour Down Under

    The Santos Tour Down Under is the first race of the cycling year and will take place 17-25 January, 2015. It began its trek to one of the most popular races in the southern hemisphere in 1999. Over seven days, this cycling race challenges the world's top t…

  • Superbike World Championship

    Come join the sounds and excitement of the 2015 Superbike World Championship. Phillip Island will be the venue of this high-energy event February 20-22. This event is actually the Australian round of the complete world championship circuit.

  • 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…