On January 28, 2023 we gathered in Los Angeles to celebrate the 20th Anniversary G’Day USA Arts Gala.
Congratulations to our 2023 honorees:
- Sam Worthington | Excellence in Film & Television
- Miranda Kerr | Excellence in the Arts
- The Kid LAROI. | Excellence in Music
Cheers to our fabulous host, Angela Bishop OAM; our presenters, Katy Perry, Stephen Lang and Baz Luhrmann; and our entertainment, Mi-kaisha, G Flip & The Kid LAROI (himself!). Special thanks to John Easterling, Chloe Lattanzi, Paul Hogan and Delta Goodrem for their beautiful tribute to Olivia Newton-John – a true friend of G’Day USA who is truly missed.
We were glad to be joined by a number of Australian government officials: Ed Husic MP, Minister for Industry & Science, The Hon. Arthur Sinodinos AO, Australian Ambassador to the U.S., Susan Templeman MP, Special Envoy for the Arts, & Amb. Jane Duke, Consul-General, Los Angeles. Thank you for tirelessly championing the arts!
And finally, we wouldn’t be here without our Presenting Sponsors: Fox Corporation, Margot McKinney, News Corp, Screen Australia, Stan., Thomas Foods International and Tourism Australia. Thank you to everyone who made this evening possible!
All funds raised at the event support the American Australian Association and its Arts Fund, enriching the experiences of the next generation of American & Australian artists as they embark on their careers.
What a night it was! Can’t wait to see what the next 20 years have in store.