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Melbourne Events & Festivals
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Celebrate Melbourne Events & Festivals

Don't Miss the Must-See Events in Melbourne on your Holiday

Melbourne being famous for "Events City" have a strong sporting tradition and here's a few of Melbourne's annual events. To find out more just ask the friendly reception staff at Eastern Townhouse Apartments Melbourne.


Melbourne Summer Events (December to February) | Melbourne Autumn Events (March to May)
Melbourne Winter Events (June to August) | Melbourne Spring Events (September to November)

Melbourne Summer Events (December to February)

Carols by Candlelight (December)

Carols by Candlelight is a charity event by a Melbourne institution held at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl in the King's Domain Park.

Melbourne Boxing Day Cricket Test Match (December 26)

More than 160,000 passionate cricket fans attend the historic Melbourne Cricket Ground to support Australia in the biggest Test Match in the world. Melbourne Venues – M.C.G, only 10 minute walk from Eastern Town House Apartments Melbourne. Tickets available from Ticketmaster.
Ashes Series 2010/2011 26/12/10 – 30/12/10

New Year's Eve Party (December 31)

Party at Southbank. Venue subject to change.

Australian Open Tennis (17th January 2011 – 30th January 2011)

Australian and International Tennis champions serve for the first Gland Slam of the year at our very own Melbourne Park. Only 20 minute walk from Eastern Town House Apartments Melbourne.

Australia Day (January 26)

Celebrations at Albert Park.

St Kilda Festival (February)

St Kilda Festival is one of Australia's best known and loved Melbourne event. St Kilda Festival celebrates Australia's musical talents.

Midsumma Gay & Lesbian Festival (February)

Midsumma, Melbourne's annual Queer Celebration – federation of arts and cultural events spread over six municipalities and located in well over 70 different venues across Melbourne over 3 weeks.


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Melbourne Winter Events (June to August) | Melbourne Spring Events (September to November)

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Melbourne Autumn Events (March to May)

Australian Grand Prix (March)

Each year Melbourne comes alive to the roar of engines, hosting the first round of the FIA World Championship. Albert Park Grand Prix Circuit

Melbourne Fashion Festival (March)

The Melbourne Fashion Festival is a unique annual fashion event of the highest standard and successful consumer fashion event in Australia, providing public access to the exciting and magical world of fashion.

Melbourne Moomba Waterfest (March)

Over the Labour Day long weekend on the banks of Yarra River, Moomba is designed to offer fun for all the family.

The Melbourne Food & Wine Festival (March – April)

The Melbourne Food and Wine Festival showcases Melbourne and Victoria's culinary delights.
Various venues: 01/03/11 – 31/03/11 (dates to be confirmed)

Melbourne International Comedy Festival (March – April)

"Laugh till it hurt with the best comedians"
Featuring over 200 different shows and over 2,200 performances, the Comedy Festival offers laugh after laugh to an audience of 300,000 each year. The festival features a high profile line up of stand-up, cabaret theatre, visual art exhibitions, a comedy film festival and free performances along with many other events that will tickle your funny bone!
Various Venues: 24/3/10 – 18/4/10

The Melbourne International Flower & Garden Show (April)

30th March – 3rd April 2011
Get ready for an explosion of colour and design this year. 15th Annual Show with the biggest annual flower and garden show in the Southern Hemisphere!

Melbourne Festival of Beers (April)

At the National Festival of Beers, sample over 150 Aussie beers on tap. Get to know the microbreweries available. Ales, lagers, stouts, pilsners, wheats, they're all there.

Anzac Day Dawn Service – plus Anzac Day footy match! (April 25)

Melbourne Shrine of Remembrance 6 am. Anzac Day, a time of remembrance and gratitude to the men who helped to keep our country free from invasion; to acknowledge and assists the mothers, wives and children of the men who sacrifice for us.


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Melbourne Winter Events (June to August) | Melbourne Spring Events (September to November)

Winter (June to August)

Melbourne International Jazz Festival (May)

An annual event showcasing international jazz musicians in Melbourne. A rich multi-layered program of music events will be presented incorporating film, visual art, public art installations and forums. Music lovers will be entertained inspired and most importantly be eager to participate.

Melbourne International Animation Festival (June)

Opportunity to see such a comprehensive line-up of current animated short films in competition and specially curated programs, that highlight recent productions and absolute gems from the archive. See the many wonderful talents have their films on screen for the very first time.

Melbourne International Film Festival (July – August)

The Melbourne International Film Festival (MIFF) is Australia's largest film festival program and audience, screening films from over 50 countries for 17 days each Winter.


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Melbourne Winter Events (June to August) | Melbourne Spring Events (September to November)

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Spring (September – November)

The Age Writers' Festival (August)

The Melbourne Writers' Festival was set up to raise awareness of the importance of the contribution of writers and their work to Australian society, encouraging interest in literature especially amongst the young. It provides a forum for intellectual and cultural debate on a local, national and international scale.

AFL Grand Finals (25th September 2010)

Come and watch Australian Footy Athletes at their best, head to head for the Premiership. Tickets can be purchased from Ticketmaster.
M.C.G – Only a 10-minute walk from Eastern Town House. Down Powlett Street and cross the footbridge on Wellington Pde.
Telstra Dome – Tram 109 on Victoria Pde, 100 metres away from Eastern Town House, Get off at the end of Collins street, on Spencer Street, then only a short walk to the dome.

Royal Melbourne Show (September)

Royal Melbourne Show normally held on Melbourne Showgrounds. The Royal Melbourne Show is Victoria's most popular annual community event, enjoy a range of unique and memorable experiences with family and friends.

Melbourne Fringe Festival (September – October)

The Melbourne Fringe Festival is an annual independent arts festival held in Melbourne, Australia.

Lygon Street Festival (October)

La Dolce Italia / Lygon Street Festa is the celebration of Italy's three great loves – food, family and fun. Lygon Street Festival aims to bring the spirit and atmosphere of timeless and modern Italy back to Melbourne. Enjoy sumptuous al fresco banquets and savour rare provincial Italian dishes.

Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix at Phillip Island (October)

The Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix is a three day festival of speed and entertainment held at Victoria's Phillip Island.

Spring Racing Carnival (including The Melbourne Cup) (October – November)

For 6 huge weeks Victoria comes alive with the power of the world's champion thoroughbreds – 4/10/06 to the 23/11/06.
**Melbourne Cup is "More than just a horse race"... It's the race of the Year!
Four days to remember:
Saturday, 30th October 2010 – Victoria Derby Day
Tuesday, 2nd November 2010 – Melbourne Cup Day
Thursday, 4th November 2010 – Crown Oaks Day
Saturday, 6th November 2010 – Emirates Stakes Day
Transport available, including direct trains from Flinders Street to Flemington Race Course.
Melbourne Cup Week 29/10/10 – 7/11/10

Melbourne Festival – formerly the Melbourne International Arts Festival (October – November)

See the cream of Australian and international theatre, dance, visual arts, opera and music over 17 days.
Various Venues: 8/10/10 – 23/10/10

Johnston Street Latin Festival (November)

Join in the Hispanic-Latin American Festival at Johnston Street. See the street come alive featuring the sights, smells, sounds and tastes of Spanish speaking nations.


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Melbourne Summer Events (December to February) | Melbourne Autumn Events (March to May)
Melbourne Winter Events (June to August) | Melbourne Spring Events (September to November)

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Eastern Town House Serviced Apartments Melbourne

Studio Apartment (Serviced Apartments East Melbourne) sleeps up to 2 people comfortably. It has a Double or Queen bed. Studio Apartment have fully equipped kitchenette with microwave oven, hot plates, refrigerator, tea and coffee making facilities. Guest laundry facilities are available on site.

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One Bedroom Apartments Melbourne, East Melbourne

Eastern Town House Serviced Apartments Melbourne

One Bedroom Apartment (East Melbourne Accommodation) sleeps up to 3 people comfortably. It has a Double or Queen bed in the bedroom and a single bed in the lounge. One bedroom apartments have fully equipped kitchenette with microwave oven, hot plates, refrigerator, tea and coffee making facilities. Guest laundry facilities are available on site Eastern Town House Serviced Apartments East Melbourne.

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