Celebrate everything that's great about Melbourne.
There's almost no limit to the events you can hold and ways to mark August 30. Join an official event, or hold your own!
Below are some ideas, with do-it-yourself resources, including a poster you can print, hang everywhere and use as a selfie backdrop; and a party pack for more inspiration.
Don’t forget that you can also use our exciting educational resources for schools.
We love Melbourne: Australian music icon Michael Gudinski from Mushroom records (top), Grill'd Healthy Burgers founder Simon Crowe (left), historian and author Judith Buckrich and reigning Junior Lord Mason Dwyer with Simon Purssey from 13CABS.
Print this A4 poster, get a friend to take a picture of you holding it, tag it #MelbourneDay and send to contacts or post on social media!
The Melbourne flag can be seen atop the special flagpole at Enterprize Park, on the Lord Mayor's car and atop Melbourne Town Hall. Have your own flag-raising ceremony! Download your flag, color it, and fly at your place! Take a photo and post across social media with hashtag #MelbourneDay