The Hemsworths bring Hollywood glamor to Australia’s most exclusive charity event, while Chris, Elsa, Liam and Gabriella skip the red carpet at the Gold Dinner in support of Sydney Children’s Hospital
A who’s who of show business, business and politics attended Australia’s most exclusive charity event, the Gold Dinner 2021, at Sydney Airport on Thursday evening.
The most high-profile arrivals skipped the red carpet, which was held at the departure terminal, with the likes of Chris and Liam Hemsworth being taken privately to the venue in the middle of the airport.
Thor star Chris, 37, was joined by his wife, Spanish actress Elsa Pataky, while his younger brother was joined by his girlfriend, model Gabrielle Brooks.
Glittering: A who’s who of show business, business and politics attended Australia’s most exclusive charity event, the 2021 Gold Dinner, at Sydney Airport on Thursday night. Pictured (left to right): Lucciana Barroso, Lauren Phillips, Elsa Pataky, Chris Hemsworth, Gabriella Brooks and Liam Hemsworth
Other guests included Lucciana Barroso – the wife of actor Matt Damon, who was not present despite being currently in Australia – and Nine presenter Lauren Phillips.
They stood alongside actress Rose Byrne and a host of local stars, including radio personalities Hamish Blake and Michael ‘Wippa’ Wipfli.
Hosted by Today show host Karl Stefanovic, the event saw the worlds of entertainment, government and business collide to raise money for the Sydney Children’s Hospitals Foundation,
Some of the country’s most influential people attended the gala, which was first held in 1997 and has raised more than $30 million in the years since.
Stars of the show: The most high-profile arrivals – including Chris and Elsa – skipped the red carpet, which was held in the departure terminal, and were taken privately to the location in the middle of the airport
Date night: Liam, known for his role in The Hunger Games trilogy, was joined by his girlfriend, model Gabrielle Brooks
Show-stopper: Gabrielle, 24, stunned in a black backless dress