Australian cultural events With its tranquil, secluded setting, Hamilton Island is a perfect environment for enjoying some inspiring artistic and cultural performances. From photography workshops to ballet performances, Hamilton Island hosts artistic and cultural events throughout the year. The Australian Ballet The Australian Ballet See the magnificent Australian Ballet perform pas de deux in a spectacular setting at qualia. Read more Away the Art of Photography Away the Art of Photography A unique photography course that takes advantage of Hamilton Island’s spectacular natural scenery. Read more Weekends of Wonderment Weekends of Wonderment A new event series at qualia designed to appeal to those with a love affair for all things luxurious and artisanal Read more Tropfest Hamilton Island Tropfest Hamilton Island Watch the world’s largest short film festival from Hamilton Island paradise. Read more What you’ll love about Hamilton Island’s arts and culture: Whether you want to learn new skills, perfect existing talent, or indulge in some world class theatre, there are plenty of events to choose from. The island’s popular photography workshop, Away the Art of Photography, gives both professional and amateur photographers the chance to learn techniques from some of the best photographers in the business, as well as to photograph some truly remarkable scenery. Now in its seventh year at qualia, pas de deux in paradise offers guests the opportunity to witness a rare outdoor performance by The Australian Ballet.