Published on : Tuesday, January 7, 2014
Now in its third year, the event forms part of the G’Day USA calendar and is part of Qantas’ commitment to promoting Australia in the United States, and celebrates successful and talented Australians to a global audience.
Qantas International Chief Executive Officer Simon Hickey said the airline was thrilled to host an exclusive performance by one of Australia’s most successful and iconic musicians.
“We’re delighted that Kylie Minogue will be entertaining our guests. The Qantas Spirit of Australia party is about showcasing the best of Australia to a global audience and this is something Kylie has been doing successfully for a long time,” said Mr Hickey.
“As Australia’s largest private investor in tourism, Qantas is committed to supporting home-grown talent and celebrating the work of successful Aussies to the world,” added Mr Hickey.
Kylie Minogue said she was looking forward to performing at an event that recognised Australian talent.
“I’m honoured to be part of an event that is aimed at promoting and celebrating Australian talent to the world. It will be a fantastic opportunity performing to some of Australia’s most outstanding exports,” said Kylie.
Kylie Minogue’s performance will follow outstanding performances by talented Australian musician Keith Urban and Australian music legends Icehouse.
Previous Australian guests have included Qantas Ambassador Miranda Kerr, Liam Hemsworth, Anthony La Paglia, Jackie Weaver, Ryan Kwanten, as well as Qantas ambassador John Travolta.