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Our latest newsletters:

It's Melbourne Day: Help us raise the flag (30 August 2017) 

Get your free cupcakes: What's on Melbourne Day week (24 August 2017)

Melbourne Day Concert: What you need to know (22 August 2017)

Win a year's supply of coffee (18 August 2017) 

What'  s on Melbourne Day 2017 (16 August 2017)   

For schools: Flag-raising ceremony - We'll bus in your class, free! (11 August 2017)   

For schools: Junior Lord Mayor Competition - Great prizes, with the lot (8 August 2017)

For schools: Call for entries - 2017 Junior Lord Mayor Competition opens (14 June 2017)


Christmas city - Our Junior Mayor lights it up (20 December 2016)

10 top must-dos this Melbourne Day Week (29 August 2016)

For schools: Meet our new Junior Lord Mayor (29 August 2016)

We're having a party, come celebrate (26 August 2016)

For schools: TV newsreader Peter Hitchener joins our Junior Lord Mayor judges! (15 August 2016)

Get your free cupcake at our birthday FREE concert (11 August 2016)

For schools: Lording it over Melbourne (9 August 2016)

For schools: Enter now! Junior Lord Mayor 2016 Competition (22 June 2016)


9 must-dos on Melbourne Day (28 August 2015)

Sunday's Melbourne Day: What you need to know (27 August 2015)

For schools: Junior Lord Mayor of Melbourne announced (27 August 2015)

Top 10 Melbourne Day freebies (26 August 2015)

12 things you'll hear this Melbourne Day week (24 August 2015)

For schools: Gilbert the tabby e-book is here! Download it meow! (24 August 2015)

7 hottest Melbourne Day tickets (20 August 2015)

11 people not to miss at Melbourne Day 17 August 2015

12 top Melbourne Day events (7 August 2015)

For schools: Deadlines extended for our competitions (3 August 2015)

Big names for our FREE concert, enter our pie comp, and more! (13 July 2015)

Start the countdown to Melbourne Day! (25 June 2015)

For schools: Teachers, hold your best class in 180 years! (25 May 2015)


It's a show-stopper: get your Melbourne Day Showbag at the Royal Show! 25 September 2014

For schools: Teachers! Win tickets to the Royal Show, last chance to name a city park, and more! 12 September 2014

See Melbourne Day photos | Name a new city park | And more! 5 September 2014

Birthday weekend: celebrate all that's great about Melbourne 29 August 2014

Melbourne, let's get the party started! 28 August 2014

Time to celebrate: what's on this Melbourne Day week! 25 August 2014

For schools: Time to celebrate: classroom activities this Melbourne Day week! 25 August 2014

$1 coffee, free cake, selfies - how cool is that? 20 August 2014

For schools: Junior Lord Mayor winner, classroom activities and more, 20 August 2014

Showbags, ticket deals, free concert - and more, 15 August 2014