The Aurealis Awards presented by HarperVoyager
Aurealis Awards Ceremony
The Aurealis Awards for speculative fiction published in 2010 will be bestowed at a gala ceremony on the evening of Saturday the 21st of May. Details are provided below.
The Independent Theatre
269 Miller Street, North Sydney, Sydney, NSW
HarperVoyager cocktail party
Aurealis Awards ceremony
After 10:00 PM
After party at a venue to be announced at the ceremony
Formal / cocktail
Tickets to the ceremony can be purchased online at http://www.trybooking.com/8675
To purchase a ticket, navigate to this site and follow the simple instructions. You will need a credit card to pay.
Tickets are open to the public, although the maximum seating capacity of the theatre is 300 guests. As interest in the ceremony has been strong, we recommend purchasing a ticket well before the event. The entry price includes drinks and refreshments.
Tickets purchased on or before 16 April 2011 – $29 per person.
Tickets purchased after 16 April and before 14 May 2011 – $33 per person.
Tickets purchased on, or after, 14 May 2011 – $36 per person.
Tickets will be sold at the door for $36 per person but as the theatre’s capacity is limited, seats cannot be guaranteed.
The following individuals are entitled to receive free entry to the ceremony:
Authors who are shortlisted for an Aurealis Award for fiction published in 2010;
Aurealis Awards judges who reviewed fiction published in 2010; and
Presenters at the Aurealis Awards ceremony.
To collect your free ticket, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org before Friday 13 May 2011. Please note that free tickets will not granted after this date or at the door.
North Sydney boasts a broad range of accommodation options. The following hotels are offering special rates for attendees of the Aurealis Awards. Be sure to mention that you are attending the ceremony to take advantage of them.
RYDGES NORTH SYDNEY – approx. 5 minute walk from The Independent
Address: 54 McLaren Street, North Sydney, NSW
Reservations: call (02) 9922 1311 and ask for “Reservations”
Rates: Bedding Types Room Only Including breakfast
Parkview Queen or Twin Room
Extra $25 per person per night
HARBOURVIEW HOTEL – approx. 15 minute walk from The Independent
Address: 17 Blue Street, North Sydney, Sydney, NSW
Rates: Bedding Types Including breakfast for 2 Notes
Queen or Twin
(guaranteed Harbour view)
If 10 bookings made, rate drops to $185. Must mention the awards
VIBE HOTEL NORTH SYDNEY – approx. 25 minute walk from The Independent Address: 88 Alfred Street, Milsons Point, NSW 2061 Reservations: 13 VIBE (13 8423) or http://www.vibehotels.com.au Rates: Bedding Types Room Only Including breakfast x1 Including breakfast x 2
Queen or Twin
Deluxe View Room
The Aurealis Awards Ceremony has been timed to coincide with the Sydney Writers’ Festival (SWF). For full details about SWF events, please visit: http://www.swf.org.au/