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EnergyAustralia is one of Australia’s leading energy retailers. The company provides gas and electricity to more than 2.6 million residential and business customer accounts across Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia, Queensland and the Australian Capital Territory.

As one of the country’s leading energy businesses, EnergyAustralia supports the communities in which it operates, running a community grants program designed to improve amenities in local communities. EnergyAustralia was also the first energy company to launch a Financial Inclusion Action Plan aimed at helping vulnerable customers achieve financial security.

Headquartered in Melbourne, EnergyAustralia is a wholly-owned subsidiary of CLP Group, one of the largest publicly-owned integrated power businesses in the Asia Pacific.

EnergyAustralia became a Major Partner of  the Sydney Opera House in 2017 to help the Opera House to deliver its Environmental Sustainability Plan (ESP). The ESP outlines a series of long-term sustainability goals for the Opera House including carbon neutrality, a 5-Star rating from the Green Building Council of Australia and 14 per cent energy savings.

In September, 2018. The Sydney Opera House became carbon neutral, achieving certification against the Australian Government’s National Carbon Offset Standard (NCOS) and meeting its target to reduce emissions five years ahead of schedule with the support of Energy Australia

The Major Partnership was renewed in 2108 with the objective to create meaningful experiences to deepen the engagement of our shared community. In March 2018, the inaugural SOH Mardi Gras Float supported by Energy Australia was a glittering example of leadership, strategy and implementation. Energy Australia’s support of SOH Mardi Gras Float is a key joint initiative celebrating the LGBTQI community and inspiring strong public and staff engagement, which has continued into 2020.

Energy Australia has been the proud Event Partner of Sydney Opera House All About Women Festival since 2019  and have continue this connection and support in 2020. 

Etihad Airways

Etihad Airways is the national airline of the United Arab Emirates. The airline seeks to reflect the best of Arabian hospitality - cultured, considerate, warm and generous - as well as enhance the prestige of Abu Dhabi as a centre of hospitality between East and West. Their goal is to be a truly 21st century, global airline, challenging and changing the established conventions of airline hospitality.

When you travel with Etihad, you’ll fly on a brand new aircraft with the latest in-flight entertainment systems, the finest dining and impeccable service. Their new-generation fleet has the world’s most sophisticated flight deck and represents the ultimate in performance, operational efficiency, extended cabin space and increased flying range. Their goal is not to improve on what has been done before – but to totally reimagine it.

Etihad flys to over 116 destinations in 68 countries and is the World leading Airline eight years running at the World Travel Awards.

Etihad became a partner in 2013. Through the partnership Etihad will bring more international artists to Sydney and provide Australians and our inbound visitors with access to all the cultural opportunities of a truly global city. 

Become an Etihad Guest and collect miles towards your next flight here.

To find out more about the partnership, please view the media release here.


Mastercard is a technology company in the global payments industry. They operate the world’s fastest payments processing network, connecting consumers, financial institutions, retailers, governments and businesses in more than 210 countries and territories.

Their products and solutions make everyday activities – such as shopping, traveling, running a business and managing finances – easier, more secure and more efficient for everyone.

Mastercard became a partner of the Sydney Opera House in 2012.  Through the partnership all Mastercard cardholders have access to special offers for shows and exclusive events at the Sydney Opera House, as part of the Mastercard Priceless Cities program. 

The Mastercard Priceless Cities program encourages people to travel boldly and live every day to the fullest, with cardholders enjoying privileged access to unique experiences and attractive offers to over 40 priceless destinations globally.  So don’t forget to log on to to see what you can explore next.

Use your Mastercard for ticket purchases and enter a monthly draw to win a $500 Sydney Opera House gift voucher, find out more here

Mastercard is a registered trademark, and the circles design is a trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated.

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