Celebrating 182 marvellous years in 2017
Join the birthday party of the year
Free "Absolutely '80s " Concert
Sunday, 27 August, noon to 3pm
Docklands (Victoria Harbour)
Brian Mannix (Uncanny Xmen)
Scott Carne (Kids in the Kitchen)
Ally Fowler (The Chantoozies)
performing their biggest hits!
Also, Melbourne music legends
Wendy Stapleton and Paul Norton from Wendy and the Rocketts.
Plus, Peta Evans-Taylor from The Voice 2015
Other attractions include:
Sunday Docklands Market, on Harbour Esplanade for Melbourne Day celebrations, from 10am to 5pm
Gourmet food trucks
Climb aboard the schooner Enterprize, the replica of the ship that brought the first settlers in 1835
Take a selfie with the 2017 Junior Lord Mayor of Melbourne
Display of artwork celebrating our city's indigenous culture and heritage
Children’s face painting
Free birthday cup cakes
Melbourne Day, Wednesday, 30 August
Feel the pride at the official flag-raising ceremony, Enterprize Park.
Join Lord Mayor Robert Doyle, city councillors, the 2017 Junior Lord Mayor, civic leaders and special guests as we salute the flag at 11am. Free public event.
More events to be announced! Check back soon.
Enter the 2017 Junior Lord Mayor Competition
Be the little big boss of Melbourne. It's free, fun and you learn about Melbourne. Entry is open to Victorian students in grades five to seven (10 to 12 years of age). Learn more: Education section
Entries close 5pm, 14 August 2017.
Wheels turning heads
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