Steve Irwin Gala Dinner
DATE Saturday, May 30 2020
TIME Pre-dinner drinks 6:00pm
Seating Time 7:00pm
VENUE SLS Hotel Beverly Hills
465 South La Cienega Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90048
DRESS Black tie, with a touch of khaki

All proceeds help us save lives

This event raises much-needed funds to continue Steve’s important conservation work worldwide. From the plains of Africa to the jungles of Sumatra and the outback of Australia, it provides support to injured and endangered wildlife, their homes, and neighboring communities.

This was Steve’s mission, now it’s ours.

all proceeds help us save life


Steve Irwin Day Gala Dinner
Steve Irwin Day Gala Dinner





Over the past four decades, Rick Springfield has worn many hats as an entertainer and performer. The creator of some of the finest power-pop of the ’80s, a Grammy winning singer, songwriter, and musician who has sold 25 million albums and scored 17 U.S.

Top 40 hits, including “Jessie’s Girl,” “Don’t Talk to Strangers,” “An Affair of the Heart,” "I've Done Everything for You,” “Love Somebody,” and “Human Touch.” He’s an accomplished actor who has starred opposite Meryl Streep in the feature film “Ricki and the Flash,” gave a chameleonic performance as the creepy Dr. Irving Pitlor in HBO’s prestige drama “True Detective,” earned great reviews for his portrayal of Lucifer on the CW hit “Supernatural” and most recently played the insane Pastor Charles on FX’s worldwide hit series “American Horror Story.” In 2014, Springfield was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, located around the corner from the first apartment he lived in when he first arrived in the U.S. from Australia in 1971. His latest album “Orchestrating My Life" was released in April 2019 to wide acclaim.




Monty Franklin is an Australian born stand-up comedian based in Los Angeles.

He headlines all over the world and is currently touring the US opening for Rob Schneider and Joe Rogan.

He appears in Rob Schneider’s NETFLIX Show Real Rob - Now going into it’s 3rd season and has had roles on FOX’s New Girl, HULU’s Becoming Bond & Hollywood Darlings.

Monty has performed live for AXS TV's Live At Gotham, Channel 10’s The Circle, Foxtel’s Stand Up Australia, and specials – The Best Of Stand Up Australia and Comedy Gold. His debut comedy album Something Will Happen was released in September 2018.

Monty performs around Los Angeles as a regular at the The Improv Comedy Clubs and The Laugh Factory. Monty was recently honored with being the first Australian to have their name added to the wall of the world famous Comedy Store in Hollywood.

Monty is currently set to star in his first feature film that he co-wrote with Rob Schneider, THE GREAT EMU WAR, filming in Australia later this year, produced by Robyn Kershaw, in association with Screen West and Village.


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