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For schools: Junior Mayor comp extended: Three extra days, now closing 9 August (3 August 2018)
Get your FREE, to-die-for cupcakes and what's on Melbourne Day 2018 (30 July 2018)
For schools: Just announced — Junior Lord Mayor judges (27 July 2018)
For schools: Wanted: The next Junior Lord Mayor of Melbourne (19 July 2018)
For schools: Call for entries: Junior Lord Mayor Competition 2018 opens (3 May 2018)
How we celebrated Melbourne Day 2017 (4 September 2017)
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)
When was Melbourne founded?
Aboriginal Australians the first people?
Why is the Enterprize special?
Who were the first settlers?
Was it Fawkner or John Batman?
They were not explorers?
How is this acknowledged?
Was a baby one of the settlers?
A cat came, too?
What happened to the waterfall?
How did Melbourne gets its name?
What is the Melbourne flag?
Melbourne Day: Did you know?
Junior Lord Mayor Competition
Honour roll: List of Junior Mayors
Free transport for school groups
Guardians of Melb. Education kit
Guardians of Melbourne eBook
Free school incursions and talks
Class resources and info
Free cupcakes, performances, flag-raising, official celebrations
Flagstaff Gardens guided tour, the historic heart of the city
Carlo Catani: Saint or sinner? Royal Historical Society of Victoria's annual public lecture
Immigration Museum — Old Customs House special tour
50 per cent off tickets — Melbourne Star Observation Wheel
Koorie Heritage Trust — guided walking tours
How we celebrated in 2017
Take a selfie with this poster
Get your Melbourne flag poster