Morning Tai Chi session
Led by Tai Chi Australia
Free Tour of Federation Square
Free Tour of Federation Square. No need to book, just turn up on time at the Australian, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags in the Swanston Street Forecourt.
Fiesta Malaysia is a day of celbration at Federation Square attracting
over 20,000 people. It aims to introduce the rich Malaysian history,
people, language and culture to those who attend and to enhance the
bilateral and multilateral relationship between Malaysia and Australia.In
addition it aims to foster, support and promote business and investment
opportunities between Malaysia and Australia To introduce Malaysia as a land
of diverse races, religions, festivities and cultural heritage in line with
the theme for Fiesta Malaysia 2016, ‘Sharing the Culture'. More information
at Fiesta Malaysia.
Diwali Fed Square
Enjoy the traditional and contemporary cultural feast of India through the
music, the theatre and drama of Indian cinema, dance performances, craft and
yoga/ meditation workshops, henna painting, bustling bazaar and authentic
Indian street food.
Witness the magical performance of a renowned Kathak dance
troupe Abhyas Reprotory specially coming from India to perform for
Diwali@Fed Square courtesy of the Government of India.
Enjoy the beautiful Diwali installation and the Indian folk art on the
concrete blocks around Fed Square created by the team of Celebrate India
volunteers. Join the fun activities by AFL and take a photo with the T20
World Cup Cricket Trophy.
Learn to do Bollywood dance and be part of many fun filled activities
throughout the day.
Do support the work of Beyond Blue, our charity
partner. Don’t miss this beautiful festival renowned for its spectacular
fireworks and the colourful illumination.
World Ballet Day at Fed Square
For the sixth year running, World Ballet Day will see
Australian Ballet alongside a record-breaking 31 dance
companies, including The Royal Ballet and The
Bolshoi Ballet, join forces in a global celebration of dance.
The Australian Ballet is holding a free event at FedSquare on Wednesday
23 October to and everyone is invited,
You’ll be able to watch World Ballet Day LIVE on the big screen and watch
some truly wonderful ballet performances and workshops. There’ll also be a
range of free activities to take part in.
FREE Adult Ballet Class
A 30-minute class practised
to live music, for all ages and abilities. Please wear soft comfortable
shoes or ballet flats.
- Session 1 to 8.00am
- Session 2 to 8am
FREE Dancing Story
30 minutes of dance class suitable
for early learners from ages 3 to 5 years old.
- Session 1 to 9.00am
- Session 2 to 9am
FREE Seniors Ballet Class
45 minutes of dance class
suitable for seniors even with a low level of mobility to standing and
walking up steps will be required. Please wear soft comfortable shoes or
Telstra Ballet Dancer of The Year: Meet and greet
Enjoy a chance to meet and grab a photo with the talented nominees for the
Telstra Ballet Dancer Award 2019
- 8am to 8am - Adult Ballet Class #1 (All Ages)
- 8am to 9am - Adult Ballet Class #2 (All Ages)
- 9am to 9am - Dancing Story #1 (Ages 3 to 5 years)
- 9am to 10am - Dancing Story #2 (Ages 3 to 5 years)
- 10am to 11am - Steamdance Workshop #1
- 11am to 12pm- Steamdance Workshop #2
- 12pm to 4pm - Watch The Australian Ballet live on the big screen
- 1pm to 1pm - Performance: Plain Jane by
Lucas Jervies (On Stage)
- 1pm to 2pm - Senior Ballet Class (Ages 55+)
- 2pm to 4pm - The Australian Ballet LIVE on the big screen
- 4pm to 5pm - Performance: The Australian Ballet School (On Stage)
- 5pm to 6pm - Meet and Greet the 2019 Telstra Ballet Dancer Award
- 5pm to 9pm - Bolshoi Ballet live on the big screen
- 9pm to midnight - Royal Ballet live on the big screen
Melbourne Night Noodle Markets
The Night Noodle Markets are back, with all the sights, sounds and smells
of an Asian hawker market plus the buzz, hype and vibe of an outdoor
The annual Moomba Fireworks running over three nights.