Major festivals

Rogues-Gallery-Sydney Festival, photo: Jamie Williams

Rogues-Gallery-Sydney Festival, photo: Jamie Williams

Sydney is host to many key events on the arts and cultural calendar — including major arts and cultural festivals such as the Sydney Festival, the Sydney Writers’ Festival, the Sydney Film Festival and the Biennale of Sydney.

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Sydney Writers’ Festival

The Sydney Writers’ Festival is Australia’s largest annual celebration of literature and ideas. Each year, the festival records attendances of[...]More


Biennale of Sydney

The Biennale of Sydney is one of the leading international contemporary art events. It plays an indispensable role in Australia’s[...]More


Sydney Film Festival

The Sydney Film Festival features award-winning films from international film festivals, Australian premieres, world premieres as well as panel talks,[...]More

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Sydney Festival

The Sydney Festival is Australia's premier arts and cultural festival and a highlight of the city's vibrant annual events calendar.[...]More