G’Day USA LA Gala

G’Day USA LA Gala

Event Description

The 2017 G’Day USA Gala – the most anticipated annual Australian event in the United States - was presented by Qantas and held on January 28 in Los Angeles.

For the 2017 Gala, G’Day USA honoured Academy Award winning costume and production designer Catherine Martin with a G’Day USA Lifetime Achievement Award. Internationally acclaimed Executive Producer David Hill was also honoured with a G’Day USA Lifetime Achievement Award and Emmy award winning actor Ben Mendelsohn was honoured with a G’Day USA Excellence in Film and Television Award.
Australian television personality Richard Wilkins and Extra TV host Renee Bargh co-hosted the evening, which featured entertainment by ARIA Award winning performer Vance Joy, who headlined the evening with emerging Indigenous performer Chris Tamwoy opening the show. The evening also featured remarks by the Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs the Hon Julie Bishop MP on Australia’s excellence in film, creative economy, world-class food & beverage and Australia’s economic diplomacy agenda in the United States.


Videos

  • Video

    G’Day USA LA Gala 2016 Highlights


Photo Galleries

Photo Galleries

Event Sponsors

  • American Australian Association
  • Australia Unlimited
  • Austral Fisheries
  • Ausfilm
  • Coopers
  • Margot McKinney
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Qantas Airlines
  • Screen Australia
  • Screenwise
  • Thomas Foods International USA
  • Tourism Australia
  • Westfield
  • Wine Australia
  • Netflix
  • The a2 Milk Company
  • Destination NSW
  • The Dow Chemical Company
  • Lee Fish USA
  • Rockliff
  • Penfolds
  • Petuna
G’Day USA LA Gala

G’Day USA LA Gala

Saturday, January 28, 2017

Event Description

The 2017 G’Day USA Gala – the most anticipated annual Australian event in the United States - was presented by Qantas and held on January 28 in Los Angeles.

For the 2017 Gala, G’Day USA honoured Academy Award winning costume and production designer Catherine Martin with a G’Day USA Lifetime Achievement Award. Internationally acclaimed Executive Producer David Hill was also honoured with a G’Day USA Lifetime Achievement Award and Emmy award winning actor Ben Mendelsohn was honoured with a G’Day USA Excellence in Film and Television Award.
Australian television personality Richard Wilkins and Extra TV host Renee Bargh co-hosted the evening, which featured entertainment by ARIA Award winning performer Vance Joy, who headlined the evening with emerging Indigenous performer Chris Tamwoy opening the show. The evening also featured remarks by the Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs the Hon Julie Bishop MP on Australia’s excellence in film, creative economy, world-class food & beverage and Australia’s economic diplomacy agenda in the United States.


Venue

Hollywood and Highland
1755 N Highland Ave
Hollywood, California 90028


Media

For specific LA Gala media inquiries, please contact: media@gdayusa.org
For all other G'Day USA media inquiries, please contact: erin.gray@gdayusa.org


Videos

  • G’Day USA LA Gala 2016 Highlights


Photo Galleries

Photo Galleries

Event Sponsors

  • American Australian Association
  • Australia Unlimited
  • Austral Fisheries
  • Ausfilm
  • Coopers
  • Margot McKinney
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Qantas Airlines
  • Screen Australia
  • Screenwise
  • Thomas Foods International USA
  • Tourism Australia
  • Westfield
  • Wine Australia
  • Netflix
  • The a2 Milk Company
  • Destination NSW
  • The Dow Chemical Company
  • Lee Fish USA
  • Rockliff
  • Penfolds
  • Petuna