Category Resource

Category

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

Example

<?xml version="1.0"?>
<categories count="160">
 <category>
  <id>246</id>
  <name>All Events</name>
  <url_slug>whatson</url_slug>
  <parent_id/>
  <count_current_events>3088</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>1106</count_current_events>
    <children count="36">
     <category>
      <id>155</id>
      <name>Acoustic, Instrumental</name>
      <url_slug>acoustic-music</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>41</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>303</id>
      <name>Avant-Garde, Experimental</name>
      <url_slug>avant-garde-experimental</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>7</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>28</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>35</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>283</id>
      <name>Breaks, Broken Beat</name>
      <url_slug>breaks-broken-beat-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>309</id>
      <name>Chamber Music</name>
      <url_slug>chamber-music</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>31</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>96</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>278</id>
      <name><![CDATA[Drum & Bass]]></name>
      <url_slug>dnb-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>12</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>13</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>282</id>
      <name>Dubstep</name>
      <url_slug>dubstep-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>290</id>
      <name>Electro</name>
      <url_slug>electro-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>10</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>300</id>
      <name>Electronica</name>
      <url_slug>electronica</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>22</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>255</id>
      <name>Folk</name>
      <url_slug>folk</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>81</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>3</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>254</id>
      <name>Hard Rock</name>
      <url_slug>hard-rock-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>28</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>32</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>280</id>
      <name>House</name>
      <url_slug>house-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>9</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>64</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>6</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>148</id>
      <name>Metal, Hardcore</name>
      <url_slug>metal-hardcore-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>29</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>20</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>5</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>86</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>18</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>60</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>151</id>
      <name><![CDATA[R&B, Soul]]></name>
      <url_slug>rnb-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>19</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>17</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>312</id>
      <name><![CDATA[Rock & Pop]]></name>
      <url_slug>rock-pop</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>230</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>301</id>
      <name>Soul</name>
      <url_slug>soul-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>14</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>1</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>58</id>
      <name>Techno</name>
      <url_slug>techno-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>2</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>281</id>
      <name>Trance</name>
      <url_slug>trance-gigs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>6</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>1</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>39</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>24</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>131</count_current_events>
    <children count="10">
     <category>
      <id>262</id>
      <name>Contemporary</name>
      <url_slug>contemporary-exhibitions</url_slug>
      <parent_id>11</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>35</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>9</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>315</id>
      <name>Expos</name>
      <url_slug>Expos</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>16</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>197</id>
      <name>Museums</name>
      <url_slug>museums</url_slug>
      <parent_id>11</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>23</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>3</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>6</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>2</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>3</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>671</count_current_events>
    <children count="19">
     <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>0</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>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>311</id>
      <name>Ceremonies, Commemorations</name>
      <url_slug>ceremonies-commemorations</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>6</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>10</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>88</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>9</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>8</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>78</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>56</id>
      <name>Fashion</name>
      <url_slug>fashion</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>27</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>30</id>
      <name>Festivals</name>
      <url_slug>festivals</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>87</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>321</id>
      <name>Film</name>
      <url_slug>film-festivals</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>93</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>131</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>310</id>
      <name>Food/Produce Market</name>
      <url_slug>food-produce-market</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>11</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>5</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>12</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>57</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>207</id>
      <name>Public Meetings, Politics</name>
      <url_slug>public-meetings-politics</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>1</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>212</id>
      <name>Socials and Balls</name>
      <url_slug>socials-and-balls</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>47</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>308</id>
      <name>Spring Racing</name>
      <url_slug>spring-racing</url_slug>
      <parent_id>190</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>1</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>679</count_current_events>
    <children count="15">
     <category>
      <id>60</id>
      <name>Ballet</name>
      <url_slug>ballet</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>12</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>95</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>16</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>320</id>
      <name>Circus</name>
      <url_slug>circus</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>18</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>26</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>48</id>
      <name>Comedy</name>
      <url_slug>comedy</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>263</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>22</id>
      <name>Dance</name>
      <url_slug>dance</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>35</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>25</id>
      <name>Film</name>
      <url_slug>film</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>9</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>307</id>
      <name>Forums, Lectures</name>
      <url_slug>forums-lectures</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>5</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>26</id>
      <name>Literary</name>
      <url_slug>literary</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>4</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>304</id>
      <name>Magic, Variety</name>
      <url_slug>magic-variety</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>13</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>34</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>59</id>
      <name>Opera</name>
      <url_slug>opera</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>12</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>21</id>
      <name>Theatre</name>
      <url_slug>theatre</url_slug>
      <parent_id>1</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>135</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>145</count_current_events>
    <children count="60">
     <category>
      <id>34</id>
      <name>Adventure, Extreme</name>
      <url_slug>adventure-extreme</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>9</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>5</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>293</id>
      <name>Australian Rules</name>
      <url_slug>australian-rules-football</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>1</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>2</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>16</id>
      <name>Badminton</name>
      <url_slug>badminton</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>1</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>4</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>110</id>
      <name>Boating</name>
      <url_slug>boating</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>4</count_current_events>
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     <category>
      <id>159</id>
      <name>Boxing</name>
      <url_slug>boxing</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</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>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>9</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>298</id>
      <name>Dancesport</name>
      <url_slug>dancesport</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>1</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>299</id>
      <name>Diving</name>
      <url_slug>diving</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>1</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>139</id>
      <name>Equestrian</name>
      <url_slug>equestrian</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>3</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>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>296</id>
      <name><![CDATA[Fun Runs & Walks]]></name>
      <url_slug>fun-runs</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
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     </category>
     <category>
      <id>205</id>
      <name>Games, Carnivals</name>
      <url_slug>games-carnivals</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>1</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>15</id>
      <name>Golf</name>
      <url_slug>sports-outdoors-golf</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>317</id>
      <name>Gridiron</name>
      <url_slug>gridiron</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <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>126</id>
      <name>Hiking, Camping</name>
      <url_slug>hiking-camping</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>3</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>111</id>
      <name>Kayaking</name>
      <url_slug>kayaking</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>120</id>
      <name>Lawn Bowls</name>
      <url_slug>lawn-bowls</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>87</id>
      <name>Marathon</name>
      <url_slug>marathon</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>3</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>294</id>
      <name>Martial Arts</name>
      <url_slug>martial-arts</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</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>1</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>2</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>112</id>
      <name>Multisport</name>
      <url_slug>multisport</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>7</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>0</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>287</id>
      <name>Poker</name>
      <url_slug>poker</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>302</id>
      <name>Rodeo Sports</name>
      <url_slug>rodeo-sports</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>1</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>116</id>
      <name>Rowing</name>
      <url_slug>rowing</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>1</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>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>38</id>
      <name>Rugby Union</name>
      <url_slug>rugby</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>3</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>1</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>263</id>
      <name>Skating</name>
      <url_slug>skating</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</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>40</id>
      <name>Soccer</name>
      <url_slug>sports-outdoors-soccer</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>2</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>295</id>
      <name>Softball</name>
      <url_slug>softball</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>316</id>
      <name>Sports</name>
      <url_slug>sport</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>2</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>318</id>
      <name><![CDATA[Surf & Water Sports]]></name>
      <url_slug>surf-water-sports</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>115</id>
      <name>Surfing</name>
      <url_slug>surfing</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</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>5</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>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>297</id>
      <name><![CDATA[Track & Field]]></name>
      <url_slug>track-and-field</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>100</id>
      <name>Triathlon</name>
      <url_slug>triathlon</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>2</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>1</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>118</id>
      <name>Waterskiing</name>
      <url_slug>waterskiing</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>0</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>0</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>61</id>
      <name>Yoga</name>
      <url_slug>sports-outdoors-yoga</url_slug>
      <parent_id>7</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>5</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>353</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>85</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>305</id>
      <name>Creative</name>
      <url_slug>creative</url_slug>
      <parent_id>3</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>117</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>14</count_current_events>
     </category>
     <category>
      <id>163</id>
      <name>Education</name>
      <url_slug>education</url_slug>
      <parent_id>3</parent_id>
      <count_current_events>49</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>0</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>29</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>59</count_current_events>
     </category>
    </children>
   </category>
  </children>
  <parents count="0"/>
 </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.