Qatar Airways recently celebrated the inaugural flight to Adelaide with a gala dinner event.
The evening was hosted by Qatar Airways group chief executive, HE Akbar Al Baker and was joined by HE the Honourable Hieu Van Le AO, governor of South Australia and The Right Honourable The Lord Mayor of Adelaide, Martin Haese. The airline also welcomed minister of tourism South Australia, Hon Leon Bignell, Adelaide airport managing director, Mark Young, chief executive officer of South Australia Tourism Commission, Rodney Harrex.
The crowd enjoyed a line-up of entertainment starting with an opening sequence choreographed by Australian dancer Marko Panzic, star of So You Think You Can Dance. The evening continued with a performance from X-Factor duo Matt Price and Jess Dunbar, which was followed by a double act from Australian singing stars Bonnie Anderson and Kate Ceberano, performing together for the very first time at the Qatar Airways celebration event.