May on the LES

Join The Australian Community for our May 9th social gathering on the LES, Venue TBA.

Our monthly gatherings are an excellent opportunity to meet other professional Australians in NYC, share knowledge and make new friends.

  • No Cover
  • Cash Bar

Save the Date!

The 2018 Creative Challenge Art Competition

The Australian Community Creative Challenge was first held in 2013 to recognize the diversity of Australian artistic talent living and working in the Greater New York area.

The Challenge for creative Australians living in New York is to create a body of work – using any medium – that encompasses three elements: Australia, Community and New York. Continue reading “The 2018 Creative Challenge Art Competition”

#OzDayNYC Arts Awards Ceremony

#OZDAYNYC ARTS AWARDS

On Friday January 26th 2018 The Australian Community will be recognizing the talents of Australian performing artists at an awards ceremony at Pier A in NYC.

HONOREES

SULLIVAN STAPLETON & STELLA PULO 

ARTS RECOGNITION AWARDS

In addition to our Honorees, the evening will include an awards ceremony to recognize Australians Artists who have assisted The Australian Community in 2017.

The Australian Community recognizes Amanda Bishop, Ben McHugh, Marika Aubrey, Nick Hardcastle, Kaye Tuckerman and Jeremy Youett.

THE MUSIC

Internationally acclaimed Australian classical guitarist Rupert Boyd will be giving a special performance.

The Australian Community's Top 100 Playlist will be featured throughout the evening.  

THE VENUE

 

PIER A
22 Battery Place, New York, NY 10004

We have all been to formal events where music and mixing are cut short to allow for lengthy dinner speeches.

Our members have been requesting an evening of formal attire - but with less formalities.  They want to recognize the success of fellow Australians living in NYC, but they also want it accessible and be able to to mix and make new connections throughout the evening.

Members and Guests can enjoy spectacular views of the Hudson River and the Statue of Liberty from the private Oyster Bar which is where the awards ceremony will be held.

The Australian Community Top 100 Australian Hits will be featured after the Awards ceremony concludes.

For those who are looking to party past Midnight, the Longhall Bar is open to 3:00AM. 

7:30PM - Red Carpet / Reception
8:30PM - Awards Ceremony
Dress - Black Tie / Cocktail
Cash Bar

We are now at public capacity for this event.

 

We appreciate the support of our Sponsors and donors who have made this event possible.  If you would like to make a tax deductible donation to support our organization, click here.

100% of donations go directly to assisting our programs in 2018.

 

Aussie Businesses in NYC – and where to find them: Sweat Yoga

After a very positive response following a series of articles featuring Aussie Cafés in NYC, we will be posting a series featuring Australian small businesses operating in New York.

We want our readers to learn about these businesses, where they are located, as well as share the personal stories of their owners.

We spoke with Wade Helliwell, the 6’11’ Australian professional Basketball player at his studio Sweat Yoga in New York City. Continue reading “Aussie Businesses in NYC – and where to find them: Sweat Yoga”