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News and events from the Australian Consulate-General New York
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Australian Writers in New York

Do you want to know how to make it as a successful writer in New York City? Join us for an honest and inspiring conversation about writing, editing and publishing in the Big Apple. The panel will feature talented Australian authors Georgia Clark, Lexi Frieman and Rachel Hills. Presented by Australian Women in New York and the Australian Consulate-General on Thursday 4 August, RSVP essential.

World's 50 Best Restaurant Awards

Melbourne will host the World's 50 Best Restaurant Awards next year in a coup for Australia's fast growing culinary industry. The announcement was made at the 2016 awards hosted in New York in June.

To celebrate, Tourism Australia flew four of the country’s top chefs to New York to provide a taste of what guests can expect when they come to Melbourne in 2017. Ben Shewry, Dan Hunter, Neil Perry and Peter Gilmore created the ultimate Australian BBQ Brunch on the rooftop of the NoMad Hotel. All the mouth-watering highlights are captured in the video below.

Australian Federal Election

Over 3,220 Australians visited the Consulate to vote in this year's election, including actor David Wenham and former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd. It was great to see so many Aussies in NYC!
Australians in New York
We continue our partnership with Convicts this month by profiling Australian art consultant Miriam Grundy. Miriam founded Pollon Art, a consultancy bridging the gap between US collectors and the Australian Aboriginal art market. Here Miriam speaks about the artists she represents and her life and work in the East Village.
Australian Consulate-General New York x Convicts video
Upcoming events
AAA Westpac summer cruise
14 July | Skyport Marina
SAFIA
18 July | Mercury Lounge
Ellen and Troy and Eloise, Midtown International Theatre Festival
20 - 24 July | Jewel Box Theatre
The Last Word, New York Musical Festival
22 - 29 July | The Duke on 42nd Street
USA vs Australia, Women's Basketball Doubleheader
31 July | Madison Square Garden | Code AUSTRALIA for 25% off
Talkback art installation
4 - 21 August | A.I.R Gallery
Have an Australian event worth sharing? Tell us about it here.
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