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New Beginnings Festival 2024

Join us in a celebration of diversity at the Australian National Maritime Museum. Immerse yourself in eclectic sounds, tastes from all over the world, and a cultural visual experience like no other.

Register to attend this FREE event and enjoy a stellar line up of performances, experiences, workshops, and stalls to be unveiled as we countdown to Sat 27 Jan!

╰┈➤LIVE performances – DOBBY, SOLCHLD, ChikChika and more!

╰┈➤FOOD stalls featuring cuisine from around the world

╰┈➤MARKET stalls featuring entrepreneurs from refugee and migrant backgrounds

╰┈➤FREE experiences and a full program for kids and families – to be announced soon!

New Beginnings Festival is all about fostering an inclusive society that promotes equal opportunities through arts and culture initiatives.

First in, best dressed

As this is a popular and free event, we expect the venue to reach maximum capacity at some points during the festival. This means you might have to queue up on the day even if you have reserved a ticket. We recommend you come in early not to miss your favourite artist. We look forward to seeing you at New Beginnings Festival!

Register your attendance here.

 

Thanks to our partners and supporters for making New Beginning Festival 2024 possible: Australian National Maritime Museum, Allianz Australia, Smartraveller, Sydney Festival and Mundo Institute.