Come, join your city    's birthday celebrations

It's the 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) and 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

Roving entertainment

Free birthday cup cakes


And more!

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.

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