G’Day USA Los Angeles Gala

G’Day USA Los Angeles Gala

Event Description

The G’Day USA Los Angeles Gala is the pre-eminent business networking event for Australian and US companies seeking to increase their visibility and presence in our respective markets. The 2018 Gala offered an immersive Australian experience, showcasing Australian food, wine and entertainment, as well as exciting sponsor activations that promoted the best of Australia in the US. 

At the 2018 Gala, G’Day USA honoured Emmy and Golden Globe Award winning producer Bruna Papandrea with a G’Day USA Outstanding Achievement in Film & Television award. Actress and producer Margot Robbie received the G’Day USA Excellence in Film award in recognition of outstanding performances in recent films including I, Tonya and Suicide Squad. Oscar-winning actor Heath Ledger was honoured posthumously with a G’Day USA Lifetime Achievement award and songwriter John Farrar was honoured with a G’Day USA Outstanding Achievement in the Arts award.

Actress and G’Day USA Champion Rachel Griffiths and host of Australian Survivor Jonathan Lapaglia co-hosted the evening, which featured entertainment by award winning Australian artists Jessica Mauboy, Isaiah Firebrace, Hugh Sheridan and Rebel Wilson. Delta Goodrem and Human Nature headlined the evening with a 40th Anniversary tribute to Grease with Indigenous performer William Barton opening the show. The evening also featured remarks by the Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs the Hon Julie Bishop MP and Australian Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment The Hon Steven Ciobo MP on Australia’s excellence in film, tourism, creative economy, world-class food & beverage and Australia’s economic diplomacy agenda in the United States.

For a full list of past G’Day USA honourees please click here.


Videos

  • Video

    G’Day USA LA Gala 2018 Highlights

  • Video

    G’Day USA LA Gala 2017 Highlights


Photo Galleries

Event Sponsors

  • Qantas Airlines
  • The a2 Milk Company
  • Thomas Foods International USA
  • HBO
  • Screen Australia
  • Ausfilm
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Margot McKinney
  • AECOM
  • New South Wales Government Australia
G’Day USA Los Angeles Gala

G’Day USA Los Angeles Gala

Saturday, January 27, 2018

Event Description

The G’Day USA Los Angeles Gala is the pre-eminent business networking event for Australian and US companies seeking to increase their visibility and presence in our respective markets. The 2018 Gala offered an immersive Australian experience, showcasing Australian food, wine and entertainment, as well as exciting sponsor activations that promoted the best of Australia in the US. 

At the 2018 Gala, G’Day USA honoured Emmy and Golden Globe Award winning producer Bruna Papandrea with a G’Day USA Outstanding Achievement in Film & Television award. Actress and producer Margot Robbie received the G’Day USA Excellence in Film award in recognition of outstanding performances in recent films including I, Tonya and Suicide Squad. Oscar-winning actor Heath Ledger was honoured posthumously with a G’Day USA Lifetime Achievement award and songwriter John Farrar was honoured with a G’Day USA Outstanding Achievement in the Arts award.

Actress and G’Day USA Champion Rachel Griffiths and host of Australian Survivor Jonathan Lapaglia co-hosted the evening, which featured entertainment by award winning Australian artists Jessica Mauboy, Isaiah Firebrace, Hugh Sheridan and Rebel Wilson. Delta Goodrem and Human Nature headlined the evening with a 40th Anniversary tribute to Grease with Indigenous performer William Barton opening the show. The evening also featured remarks by the Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs the Hon Julie Bishop MP and Australian Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment The Hon Steven Ciobo MP on Australia’s excellence in film, tourism, creative economy, world-class food & beverage and Australia’s economic diplomacy agenda in the United States.

For a full list of past G’Day USA honourees please click here.


Venue

INTERCONTINENTAL HOTEL
900 WILSHIRE BOULEVARD
LOS ANGELES , CA 90017
+1-213-6887777


Accommodations

Imagine the excitement of breathtaking visuals from the tallest building west of Chicago. Miles of glass and steel shaped 73 stories high rising 1,100 feet above street level. A structure that on the outside redefines the Los Angeles skyline, but on the inside, the InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown hotel presents the glamour and exhilaration that defines what it means to live the InterContinental life, with its rich storied history and promise of good things to come.


Videos

  • G’Day USA LA Gala 2018 Highlights

  • G’Day USA LA Gala 2017 Highlights


Photo Galleries

Event Sponsors

  • Qantas Airlines
  • The a2 Milk Company
  • Thomas Foods International USA
  • HBO
  • Screen Australia
  • Ausfilm
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Margot McKinney
  • AECOM
  • New South Wales Government Australia