Media Releases

Sealing secured in safety win for Mundi Mundi Bash

15 July 2024

The Minns Labor Government is continuing to work to improve the connectivity and safety of regional roads by announcing plans to upgrade the dirt road that’s been integral to the success of an iconic tourism event in Far West NSW.

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Savour the Tweed

28 June 2024

A new food & drinks event that invites you to savour the Tweed.

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Regional NSW extends its lead as Australia’s most popular domestic destination

26 June 2024

Regional NSW recorded the highest year-on-year growth in regional Australia during the period and experienced the best post-pandemic recovery.

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Latest data shows NSW leads international visitor recovery

26 June 2024

International visitors spent more nights in the state than pre-COVID-19.

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SXSW SYDNEY® ANNOUNCES 500+ NEW SPEAKERS, WORKSHOPS, ARTISTS, SCREENINGS, GAMES AND EXPERIENCES

25 June 2024

SXSW Sydney has today announced more than 500 new speakers, workshops, artists, screenings, games and experiences for this year’s Event, taking place October 14–20.

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The 2024 ARIA Awards set to return on 20 November Back at the Hordern Pavilion for a third big year

25 June 2024

Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) today announced the 2024 ARIA Awards in partnership with YouTube are set to return to Australia's creative industries capital on Wednesday, 20 November. Held for the third year running at Sydney’s Hordern Pavilion, on Gadigal land, the 38th ARIA Awards will showcase and celebrate the very best of Australian music over the past year

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LIGHTS OUT FOR VIVID SYDNEY 2024

15 June 2024

The curtain will close tonight on Vivid Sydney 2024, after an incredible 23 days and nights of Light, Music, Food and Ideas. The lights will go out at 11pm across Vivid Sydney’s festival footprint which has transformed Sydney’s glittering harbour, iconic landmarks and cityscape into a showcase of creativity and innovation for the last three weeks.

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Alphonse Mucha’s art nouveau masterpieces now on display in exclusive Sydney exhibition

14 June 2024

Opening tomorrow and exclusive to Sydney, the Art Gallery of New South Wales presents Alphonse Mucha: Spirit of Art Nouveau. This exhibition traces the remarkable life and work of one of the great pioneers of the 19th century art world, Czech art nouveau master Alphonse Mucha, and will be the largest exhibition ever seen in Australia of this visionary artist’s work.

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UFC Star Alex Volkanovski Named as Ambassador, Fueling Wollongong's Supercross Frenzy Ahead of Ticket On Sale

13 June 2024

Following a strong showing of support for the recently announced Fox Australian Supercross Championship round at WIN Stadium on Saturday 2 November, Wollongong’s excitement for supercross has gone up another level today, with local and UFC star Alex Volkanovski, joining as an ambassador.

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Broadway smash-hit musical Hadestown to premiere in Sydney

6 June 2024

Seen by three million, streamed by over 350 million and adored by fans all around the world, singer-songwriter Anaïs Mitchell’s acclaimed West End and Broadway musical phenomenon Hadestown will make its Australian premiere at Sydney’s Theatre Royal in February 2025.

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