Category Resource

Category

This resource represents an category. Events and Artists are associated with Categories.

Example

<?xml version="1.0"?>
<categories count="149">
 <category>
  <id>246</id>
  <name>All Events</name>
  <url_slug>whatson</url_slug>
  <parent_id/>
  <count_current_events>6113</count_current_events>
  <children count="6">
   <category>
    <id>6</id>
    <name><![CDATA[Concerts & Gig Guide]]></name>
    <url_slug>concerts-gig-guide</url_slug>
    <parent_id>246</parent_id>
    <count_current_events>1205</count_current_events>
    <children count="27">
     <category>
      <id>146</id>
      <name>Alternative, Indie</name>
      <url_slug>alternative-indie</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>86</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>284</id>
      <name>Bar DJs</name>
      <url_slug>bar-djs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>33</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>145</id>
      <name>Blues</name>
      <url_slug>blues-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>36</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>279</id>
      <name>Classic Rock</name>
      <url_slug>classic-rock-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>23</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>154</id>
      <name>Country</name>
      <url_slug>country-music</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>53</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>276</id>
      <name>Covers, Tribute Bands</name>
      <url_slug>covers</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>93</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>109</id>
      <name>DJs, Clubbing</name>
      <url_slug>djs-clubbing</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>277</id>
      <name>Dub, Roots</name>
      <url_slug>dub-roots-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>28</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>290</id>
      <name>Electronica</name>
      <url_slug>electro-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>24</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>255</id>
      <name>Folk</name>
      <url_slug>folk</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>91</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>286</id>
      <name>Funk</name>
      <url_slug>funk-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>11</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>106</id>
      <name>Hip Hop, Rap</name>
      <url_slug>hip-hop-rap</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>36</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>147</id>
      <name>Jazz</name>
      <url_slug>jazz-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>86</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>248</id>
      <name>Latin</name>
      <url_slug>latin-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>9</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>148</id>
      <name>Metal</name>
      <url_slug>metal-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>16</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>28</id>
      <name>Music Festivals</name>
      <url_slug>music-festivals</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>43</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>285</id>
      <name>Open Mic, Jams</name>
      <url_slug>open-mic-jams</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>18</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>150</id>
      <name>Pop</name>
      <url_slug>pop-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>35</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>156</id>
      <name>Punk</name>
      <url_slug>punk-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>15</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>29</id>
      <name>Quiz, Karaoke</name>
      <url_slug>quiz-karaoke</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>24</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>151</id>
      <name><![CDATA[R&B, Soul]]></name>
      <url_slug>rnb-soul-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>23</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>153</id>
      <name>Reggae</name>
      <url_slug>reggae-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>8</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>152</id>
      <name>Rock</name>
      <url_slug>rock-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>95</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>302</id>
      <name>Singer-Songwriter</name>
      <url_slug>singer-songwriter</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>62</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>265</id>
      <name>Swing, Big Bands</name>
      <url_slug>swing-big-bands</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>11</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>266</id>
      <name>Variety Concerts</name>
      <url_slug>variety</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>208</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>149</id>
      <name>World</name>
      <url_slug>world-music</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>38</count_current_events>
     </category>
    </children>
   </category>
   <category>
    <id>11</id>
    <name>Exhibitions</name>
    <url_slug>exhibitions</url_slug>
    <parent_id>246</parent_id>
    <count_current_events>273</count_current_events>
    <children count="9">
     <category>
      <id>262</id>
      <name>Contemporary Art</name>
      <url_slug>contemporary-exhibitions</url_slug>
      <parent_id>11</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>101</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>273</id>
      <name><![CDATA[Craft & Object Art]]></name>
      <url_slug>craft-object-exhibitions</url_slug>
      <parent_id>11</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>33</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>74</id>
      <name>Fine Art</name>
      <url_slug>fine-art-exhibitions</url_slug>
      <parent_id>11</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>29</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>197</id>
      <name>Museums</name>
      <url_slug>museums</url_slug>
      <parent_id>11</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>49</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>257</id>
      <name>Natural History</name>
      <url_slug>natural-history-exhibitions</url_slug>
      <parent_id>11</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>6</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>259</id>
      <name>Pacific Cultures</name>
      <url_slug>pacific-culture-exhibitions</url_slug>
      <parent_id>11</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>1</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>195</id>
      <name>Photography</name>
      <url_slug>photography-exhibitions</url_slug>
      <parent_id>11</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>14</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>256</id>
      <name>Sculpture</name>
      <url_slug>sculpture-exhibitions</url_slug>
      <parent_id>11</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>9</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>274</id>
      <name><![CDATA[Social & Political History]]></name>
      <url_slug>social-political-history-exhibitions</url_slug>
      <parent_id>11</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>31</count_current_events>
     </category>
    </children>
   </category>
   <category>
    <id>190</id>
    <name><![CDATA[Festivals & Lifestyle]]></name>
    <url_slug>lifestyle</url_slug>
    <parent_id>246</parent_id>
    <count_current_events>1256</count_current_events>
    <children count="15">
     <category>
      <id>73</id>
      <name><![CDATA[A&P Shows, Field Days]]></name>
      <url_slug>ap-shows-field-days</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>23</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>89</id>
      <name>Alumni, Associations, Clubs</name>
      <url_slug>alumni-associations-clubs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>7</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>93</id>
      <name>Charity, Fundraisers</name>
      <url_slug>charity-fundraisers</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>52</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>5</id>
      <name>Children, Kids, Holidays</name>
      <url_slug>children-kids-holidays</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>164</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>293</id>
      <name>Commemorations, Ceremonies</name>
      <url_slug>commemorations-ceremonies</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>11</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>292</id>
      <name>Conservation, Environment</name>
      <url_slug>conservation-environment</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>24</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>288</id>
      <name>Ethnic, Multicultural</name>
      <url_slug>ethnic-multicultural</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>23</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>52</id>
      <name>Family Entertainment</name>
      <url_slug>family-entertainment</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>223</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>30</id>
      <name>Festivals</name>
      <url_slug>festivals</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>247</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>313</id>
      <name>Film</name>
      <url_slug>film-festivals</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>26</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>31</id>
      <name>Food, Gourmet, Wine</name>
      <url_slug>food-gourmet-wine</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>104</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>49</id>
      <name>Games, Hobbies</name>
      <url_slug>games-hobbies</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>32</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>192</id>
      <name>Lifestyle Shows, Expos</name>
      <url_slug>lifestyle-shows-expos</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>63</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>194</id>
      <name>Markets and Fairs</name>
      <url_slug>markets-fairs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>231</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>212</id>
      <name>Socials, Singles, Balls</name>
      <url_slug>socials-singles-balls</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>26</count_current_events>
     </category>
    </children>
   </category>
   <category>
    <id>1</id>
    <name>Performing Arts</name>
    <url_slug>arts</url_slug>
    <parent_id>246</parent_id>
    <count_current_events>755</count_current_events>
    <children count="14">
     <category>
      <id>60</id>
      <name>Ballet</name>
      <url_slug>ballet</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>32</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>253</id>
      <name>Cabaret, Burlesque</name>
      <url_slug>cabaret-burlesque</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>42</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>251</id>
      <name>Choir, Vocal Music</name>
      <url_slug>choir-vocal-music</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>20</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>312</id>
      <name>Circus</name>
      <url_slug>circus</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>22</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>57</id>
      <name>Classical Music</name>
      <url_slug>classical-music</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>103</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>48</id>
      <name>Comedy</name>
      <url_slug>comedy</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>127</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>22</id>
      <name>Dance</name>
      <url_slug>dance</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>31</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>291</id>
      <name>Ethnic, Multicultural</name>
      <url_slug>ethnic-multicultural-performing-arts</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>2</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>56</id>
      <name>Fashion</name>
      <url_slug>fashion</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>2</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>25</id>
      <name>Film</name>
      <url_slug>film</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>74</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>26</id>
      <name>Literary</name>
      <url_slug>literary</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>9</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>23</id>
      <name>Musicals</name>
      <url_slug>arts-culture-musicals</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>29</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>59</id>
      <name>Opera</name>
      <url_slug>opera</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>17</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>21</id>
      <name>Theatre</name>
      <url_slug>theatre</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>245</count_current_events>
     </category>
    </children>
   </category>
   <category>
    <id>7</id>
    <name><![CDATA[Sports & Outdoors]]></name>
    <url_slug>sports</url_slug>
    <parent_id>246</parent_id>
    <count_current_events>730</count_current_events>
    <children count="70">
     <category>
      <id>34</id>
      <name>Adventure, Extreme</name>
      <url_slug>adventure-extreme</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>10</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>203</id>
      <name>Archery</name>
      <url_slug>sports-outdoors-archery</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>10</id>
      <name>Athletics</name>
      <url_slug>athletics</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>304</id>
      <name>Australian Football</name>
      <url_slug>australian-football</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>68</id>
      <name>Aviation</name>
      <url_slug>sports-outdoors-aviation</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>4</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>16</id>
      <name>Badminton</name>
      <url_slug>badminton</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>2</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>41</id>
      <name>Baseball</name>
      <url_slug>baseball</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>43</id>
      <name>Basketball</name>
      <url_slug>basketball</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>15</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>110</id>
      <name>Boating</name>
      <url_slug>boating</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>8</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>159</id>
      <name>Boxing</name>
      <url_slug>boxing</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>2</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>261</id>
      <name>Cheerleading, Marching</name>
      <url_slug>cheerleading</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>131</id>
      <name>Climbing</name>
      <url_slug>sports-outdoors-climbing</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>98</id>
      <name>Cricket</name>
      <url_slug>cricket</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>52</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>272</id>
      <name>Croquet, Golf Croquet</name>
      <url_slug>sports-croquet</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>45</id>
      <name>Cycling</name>
      <url_slug>cycling</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>83</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>297</id>
      <name>Dance Sport</name>
      <url_slug>dance-sport</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>7</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>308</id>
      <name>Darts</name>
      <url_slug>darts</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>3</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>301</id>
      <name>Diving</name>
      <url_slug>diving</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>10</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>139</id>
      <name>Equestrian</name>
      <url_slug>equestrian</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>10</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>305</id>
      <name>Fencing</name>
      <url_slug>fencing</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>1</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>113</id>
      <name>Fishing Tournaments</name>
      <url_slug>fishing</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>4</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>315</id>
      <name>Fitness </name>
      <url_slug>fitness</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>38</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>298</id>
      <name><![CDATA[Fun Runs & Walks]]></name>
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      <id>205</id>
      <name>Games, Carnivals</name>
      <url_slug>games-carnivals</url_slug>
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     <category>
      <id>314</id>
      <name>Gardens</name>
      <url_slug>gardens</url_slug>
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      <count_current_events>7</count_current_events>
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     <category>
      <id>15</id>
      <name>Golf, Disc Golf</name>
      <url_slug>sports-outdoors-golf</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>12</count_current_events>
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     <category>
      <id>182</id>
      <name>Gymnastics</name>
      <url_slug>gymnastics</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>309</id>
      <name>Handball</name>
      <url_slug>handball</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>95</id>
      <name>Hockey</name>
      <url_slug>sports-outdoors-hockey</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>160</id>
      <name>Horse Racing</name>
      <url_slug>horse-racing</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>20</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>310</id>
      <name>Hunting</name>
      <url_slug>hunting</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>303</id>
      <name>Ice Hockey</name>
      <url_slug>ice-hockey</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>3</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>123</id>
      <name>Indoor Bowls, Boccia</name>
      <url_slug>indoor-bowls</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>1</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>111</id>
      <name>Kayaking, Canoeing, Waka Ama</name>
      <url_slug>kayaking</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>4</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>120</id>
      <name>Lawn Bowls, Petanque</name>
      <url_slug>lawn bowls</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>5</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>87</id>
      <name>Marathon, Running</name>
      <url_slug>marathon-running</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>26</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>295</id>
      <name>Martial Arts</name>
      <url_slug>martial-arts</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>21</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>46</id>
      <name>Motorsport</name>
      <url_slug>sports-outdoors-motorsport</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>75</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>33</id>
      <name>Mountain Biking</name>
      <url_slug>mtb-mountain-biking</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>28</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>112</id>
      <name>Multisport</name>
      <url_slug>multisport</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>8</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>39</id>
      <name>Netball</name>
      <url_slug>sports-outdoors-netball</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>6</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>247</id>
      <name>Orienteering</name>
      <url_slug>orienteering</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>126</id>
      <name>Outdoors, Tramping</name>
      <url_slug>outdoors-tramping</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>7</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>287</id>
      <name>Poker</name>
      <url_slug>poker</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>2</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>116</id>
      <name>Rowing</name>
      <url_slug>rowing</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>5</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>44</id>
      <name>Rugby League</name>
      <url_slug>rugby-league</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>1</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>38</id>
      <name>Rugby Union</name>
      <url_slug>rugby-union</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>9</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>264</id>
      <name>RWC Rugby World Cup 2011</name>
      <url_slug>rwc-rugby-world-cup-2011</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>14</id>
      <name>Sailing</name>
      <url_slug>sailing</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>12</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>311</id>
      <name>Shearing</name>
      <url_slug>shearing</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>2</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>8</id>
      <name>Shooting</name>
      <url_slug>sports-outdoors-shooting</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>4</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>263</id>
      <name>Skating</name>
      <url_slug>skating</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>12</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>17</id>
      <name>Ski, Snow, Winter Sports</name>
      <url_slug>ski-snow-winter-sports</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>307</id>
      <name>Snooker, Billiards, Pool</name>
      <url_slug>snooker-billiards-pool</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>2</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>40</id>
      <name>Soccer</name>
      <url_slug>sports-outdoors-soccer</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>22</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>294</id>
      <name>Softball</name>
      <url_slug>Softball</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>122</id>
      <name>Squash</name>
      <url_slug>squash</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>306</id>
      <name>Stand Up Paddle Boarding</name>
      <url_slug>stand-up-paddle-boarding</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>2</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>115</id>
      <name>Surfing</name>
      <url_slug>surfing</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>3</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>35</id>
      <name>Swimming</name>
      <url_slug>sports-outdoors-swimming</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>30</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>124</id>
      <name>Table Tennis</name>
      <url_slug>table-tennis</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>1</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>296</id>
      <name>Ten Pin Bowling</name>
      <url_slug>ten-pin-bowling</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>121</id>
      <name>Tennis</name>
      <url_slug>tennis</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>1</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>299</id>
      <name>Touch Rugby</name>
      <url_slug>touch-rugby</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>4</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>300</id>
      <name><![CDATA[Track & Field]]></name>
      <url_slug>track-and-field</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>1</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>100</id>
      <name>Triathlon</name>
      <url_slug>triathlon</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>30</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>137</id>
      <name>Volleyball</name>
      <url_slug>sports-outdoors-volleyball</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>5</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>118</id>
      <name>Waterskiing</name>
      <url_slug>waterskiing</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>3</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>117</id>
      <name><![CDATA[Wind & Kite Surfing]]></name>
      <url_slug>sports-outdoors-wind-kite-surfing</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>1</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>13</id>
      <name>Wrestling</name>
      <url_slug>wrestling</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>15</count_current_events>
     </category>
    </children>
   </category>
   <category>
    <id>3</id>
    <name><![CDATA[Workshops, Conferences & Classes]]></name>
    <url_slug>workshops-conferences-classes</url_slug>
    <parent_id>246</parent_id>
    <count_current_events>1894</count_current_events>
    <children count="7">
     <category>
      <id>270</id>
      <name><![CDATA[Business & Professional]]></name>
      <url_slug>business-professional</url_slug>
      <parent_id>3</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>405</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>275</id>
      <name>Dance Classes</name>
      <url_slug>dance-classes</url_slug>
      <parent_id>3</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>127</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>163</id>
      <name>Education</name>
      <url_slug>education</url_slug>
      <parent_id>3</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>613</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>289</id>
      <name>Ethnic, Multicultural</name>
      <url_slug>ethnic-workshops-conferences-classes</url_slug>
      <parent_id>3</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>23</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>140</id>
      <name><![CDATA[Family & Lifestyle]]></name>
      <url_slug>family-lifestyle</url_slug>
      <parent_id>3</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>216</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>268</id>
      <name><![CDATA[Mind & Body]]></name>
      <url_slug>mind-body</url_slug>
      <parent_id>3</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>356</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>166</id>
      <name><![CDATA[Public Talks & Tours]]></name>
      <url_slug>public-talks</url_slug>
      <parent_id>3</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>154</count_current_events>
     </category>
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 </category>
</categories>

Fields

Name Description Access*
children

A collection of categories which are children of the category.

All
count_current_events

The number of events happening within this category. Past events are excluded.

In the case of a category with children it is the sum of the children's count_current_events.

All
name

Category name.

All
id

Integer uniquely representing the category.

All
parents

A collection of categories which are ancestors of the category.

All
parent_id

ID of the categories parent category.

All
url_slug

Unique URL slug.

All

*Account types with access to this field, see resource documentation for more information.