A who’s who of showbusiness, enterprise and politics attended Australia’s most unique charity occasion, the Gold Dinner 2021, at Sydney Airport on Thursday night time.
The most high-profile arrivals skipped the pink carpet, which was held on the departures terminal, with the likes of Chris and Liam Hemsworth being whisked privately to the venue in the midst of the airfield.
Thor star Chris, 37, was accompanied by his spouse, Spanish actress Elsa Pataky, whereas his youthful brother was joined by his girlfriend, mannequin Gabrielle Brooks.
Hollywood A-list: A who’s who of showbusiness, enterprise and politics attended Australia’s most unique charity occasion, the Gold Dinner 2021, at Sydney Airport on Thursday night time. Pictured (left to proper): Lucciana Barroso, Lauren Phillips, Elsa Pataky, Chris Hemsworth, Gabriella Brooks and Liam Hemsworth
Other friends included Lucciana Barroso – the spouse of actor Matt Damon, who was not current regardless of presently being in Australia – and Nine presenter Lauren Phillips.
They rubbed shoulders with the likes of actress Rose Byrne in addition to host of native stars, together with radio personalities Michael ‘Wippa’ Wipfli and Hamish Blake, who was joined by his businesswoman spouse, Zoë.
Rugby league energy couple Terry Biviano and Anthony Minichiello, former international minister Julie Bishop, adorned Olympian Ian Thorpe and leisure reporter Richard Wilkins rounded out the visitor record.
The occasion was emceed by Today present anchor Karl Stefanovic and noticed the worlds of leisure, authorities and enterprise collide to boost funds for the Sydney Children’s Hospitals Foundation,
Some of the nation’s most influential folks attended the gala, which was first held in 1997 and has raised greater than $30million within the years since.
Stars of the present: The most high-profile arrivals – together with Chris and Elsa – skipped the pink carpet, which was held on the departures terminal, and have been whisked privately to the venue in the midst of the airfield
Date night time: Liam, identified for his position in The Hunger Games trilogy, was joined by his girlfriend, mannequin Gabrielle Brooks
Show-stopper: Gabrielle, 24, oozed sophistication in a backless black gown
All that glitters: Other friends included Lucciana Barroso (left) – the spouse of actor Matt Damon, who was not current regardless of presently being in Australia – and actress Rose Byrne (centre). Right: Elsa Pataky
Elite: The Gold Dinner noticed the worlds of leisure, authorities and enterprise collide to boost funds for the Sydney Children’s Hospitals Foundation
Androgynous stylish: Rose Byrne turned heads in a pink pantsuit that includes gold floral detailing and an identical pink cravat
The Gold Dinner was an extravagant affair, with friends experiencing a decadent Italian menu courtesy of Crown Sydney’s a’Mare restaurant and visionary head chef Alessandro Pavoni.
The menu included native burrata, veal tenderloin with tuna mayonnaise child capers and pine nuts, crudo of tuna, kingfish and salmon with a citrus dressing, risotto parmigiana – with 24-month aged Parmigiano Reggiano, wagyu beef verify and braised chiati – with dessert of a basic tiramisu.
All meals was complemented with Bollinger champagne, Four Pillars Gin and wines from Australia’s best vineyards.
All leftover meals was donated to OzHarvest vans ready outdoors the occasion to be shared with folks in want.
Local stars: The Hemsworths rubbed shoulders with the likes of Hamish and Zoë Foster Blake
Man of the hour: The occasion was emceed by Today present anchor Karl Stefanovic (left, with Hamish Blake)
Business scion: Deborah Symond O’Neil, the daughter of Aussie Home Loans founder John Symond was joined by her husband, Ned O’Neil. The society darlings expect their second youngster
Socialite: Francesca Packer Barham (proper), the niece of on line casino mogul James Packer, was seated with a well-dressed buddy
From begin to end the room was ignited with an array of electrifying musical performances, from the opening act of Ilan Kidron and Reigan welcoming friends in entrance of a classic aeroplane to an old style crooner vibe.
This was adopted by indie success story Ben Lee, who’s again on house soil after spending a few years in Los Angeles.
An inspiring efficiency by 18-year-old indigenous artist Budjerah Slabb, who’s quick turning into the subsequent rising star of the Australian music trade, was adopted by the Masked Wolf who carried out his world hit Astronaut within the Ocean.
Legendary dance music group Sneaky Sound System noticed friends by means of to the top of the night.