What’s On May 2016

May and June are so chockers with AWNY and AAA events, there seems little room to add anything else into this months’ What’s On. The new AWNY event team, led by Carmen Cavallaro and Kate Lee, has already put some great things on the calendar. See the detail in the links below and we hope to see you at one of the events throughout the month!

The AWNY Communications Team

AWNY Spring Networking Drinks are on May 24th at Madison Square Tavern, 150 West 50th St, from 6.00pm – 9.00pm. With the season of spring well and truly upon us it’s time to give those networking muscles a stretch and join fellow AWNY members for a great evening – we hope to see you there! Drinks available for purchase at the bar. Please rsvp to awny@aaanyc.org.

Australian playwright Wendy Benkett’s off broadway production of ‘A Better Place’ opened May 4th and runs through to June 11th. The play is a comedy about Manhattanites’ lust for real estate, and has Australian insight into New York life. Session times, tix and further info available here.

The America Australia Association’s Global and Mobile Immigration Update and Reception will be held on May 16th at District Cowork from 6.00PM. Tickets are $30 for AAA members, $40 non members. Purchase tickets and find additional information here.

Friends of Australian Wildlife conservancy, the charity that supports the conversation of over 10 million acres of Australian outback and 1,200 native species of Australian animals, is hosting its 10 Year Anniversary Gala at the Central Park Zoo on May 19th, commencing at 6.30PM. Tickets and corporate package info is available here.

Coming to Agora Gallery this May/June is the exhibition, Out From Down Under & Beyond: Fine Art from Australia & New Zealand. The exhibition opens on May 20th and will run until June 9th. The opening reception will take place Thursday, May 26th, from 6-8 PM. Event details and location info available here.

Save the Date!

June 7th at 6.00PM – The American Australian Association and Australian Women in New York invite our members and friends to join us for an intimate and private guided tour of the 9/11 Memorial and Museum.