The Good Design Festival program includes:

Good Design Gala Night (By Invitation Only), 27 May 2016

The Good Design Awards Gala Night celebrates the best in design, innovation and creativity of the annual Good Design Awards, Australia’s longest standing and most prestigious design awards program dating back to 1958.

The Good Design Awards Gala Night is Australia’s most celebrated design event. The Gala Night comprises of pre-dinner drinks and an Awards Ceremony to announce the winners of the prestigious Good Design Award®.

A highlight of the international design calendar, this black-tie event attracts the cream of Australian and international design, industry thought-leaders, social, political and cultural dignitaries and mainstream media.

Good Design After Party (Limited Availability), 27 May 2016

An exclusive After Party will follow the Good Design Awards Presentations. The After Party will be held at Sydney’s famous Cargo Hall, overlooking the beautiful Sydney Harbour during Vivid Sydney.

Attendees of the Good Design After Party will have one of the best vantage points in Sydney to watch the Vivid light shows and absorb the electric atmosphere on the opening night of Vivid. They will also have the opportunity to explore the Good Design Showcase and interact with all of the 2016 winning entries, prior to the public opening. Complimentary drinks and canapés will be served throughout the night. There will be limited tickets available for this exclusive event.

Good Design Showcase (Free Entry), 28-29 May 2016

The Good Design Showcase is an interactive exhibition that will feature the finalists and winners of this year’s Good Design Awards and Young Australian Design Awards. You will have the chance to interact with some of the products entered into this year’s Awards.