Lateral’s signature events provide access to normally inaccessible event experiences that are unique, intimate and without parallel.
We bring together in one eclectic calendar a range of experiences which strive to embody the very best of each genre – food, wine, the arts, sport and extraordinary events featuring some of the world’s most loved, admired and revered personalities.
These events provide something very special, remarkable and memorable for those who have passion, an enquiring mind and an appreciation of extraordinary event experiences.
It has taken 4 billion years from the origin of life on Earth to produce living things that can contemplate the true scale of the Universe, and our contemplations raise challenging questions about our place and value amongst an infinite sea of stars.
Using state of the art visuals, Professor Brian Cox will explore the Cosmos as revealed to us by modern astronomy; a place of bright swirling galaxies, dark energy, black holes and billions of potential homes for life. The evening will be mesmerising for all ages, deeply satisfying for the scientifically minded, intriguing and inspirational for the novice.
Chris Hadfield shares his incredible stories and the lessons he has learned along the way; there can be few better, more accomplished tutors.
Add music, including Bowie’s Space Oddity played weightless in the ISS that took the internet by storm, and you have an evening that will enlighten, entertain, inspire, motivate and set your imagination on fire!
Groups with ten or more riders will need to allocate a Group Leader to sign up on behalf of the group. Please note, all must be competing in the same route – the 157km Race OR the 126km Ride.
Book your return transfer to L’Etape Australia today from either Sydney or Melbourne.
Personal accident insurance is not included in the L’Étape Australia registration fee. We have planned out the course and the day to be as safe as possible, but accidents do happen. All participants in L’Étape Australia are encouraged to look for personal accident insurance suitable for competing in an event such as L’Étape Australia. This insurance is optional but highly recommended.
Buy an Official Program (unsigned) from the sold out tour of Australia and New Zealand ‘Sir David Attenborough – A Quest for Life’.
Tour de France reigning champion Chris Froome will be riding with you in L’Etape Australia in December in the NSW Snowy Mountains!
On Friday 2nd December Chris Froome will be holding two clinics in Jindabyne to share what he has learned from his experiences in preparing for races, training, riding and racing tactics.
The clinics will be in an interview style with Matt Keenan and followed by a Q&A.
Professor Brian Cox has accepted Lateral Event’s invitation to tour Australia in August, presenting an all new live stage show entitled Prof Brian Cox – A Journey into Deep Space. Join Professor Brian Cox as he shares what we know and explores some of the great unanswered questions about our Universe. Are we alone in the […]
Hear from some of the most experienced and accomplished riders in world cycling as they dissect the sport, the riders, the tours and share untold stories; giving an unparalleled insight into professional riding. Phil Liggett, the voice of cycling, will hold court with the indomitable Jens Voigt, who retired last year after breaking the Hour […]
Colonel Chris Hadfield has lived a life most of us can only live vicariously. A Spaceman’s View of the Planet takes us on a journey to the International Space Station, where Chris Hadfield’s daily life is dedicated to countless scientific experiments studying the universe, testing spaceship design, and monitoring the human body’s reaction to weightlessness […]
To celebrate the publication of volume three of his diaries, Travelling to Work 1988-1998, Michael Palin takes us on a whistle-stop tour of the globe, vividly illustrated with a special selection of photos shot during the eight travel series that began with Around the World in Eighty Days.
He is the UK’s, and perhaps the world’s, foremost communicator of all things scientific. His TV programs are ground breaking – he has the innate ability to make highly complex matters enormously entertaining and easy to contemplate. He’s the former rock star of hit band D:Ream, who scored UK No. 1 in 1994 with the […]
This is a rare opportunity to join the legendary Sir David Attenborough at his only non-theatre appearance in Australia. Sir David will discuss his life, his experiences and his 60 year career in film making. Lateral signature events will host this rare lunch in Sydney at the iconic Museum of Contemporary Art in association with […]
The Ultimate Wine Dinner is a unique opportunity to experience nine of the most revered wines in the world, set off by a five course menu intricately matched by one of Australia’s leading chefs. Hosted by Australian Wine Communicator of the Year 2013, Tyson Stelzer, this extraordinary evening will delight all the senses. The evening […]