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Let's raise the flag then get the party started!

Come, celebrate.

Join us at the official flag-raising ceremony.
Let's get the party started at Federation Square on Melbourne Day from noon.
Ken Lay, chief commissioner, Victoria Police, will deliver this year's Lord Mayor's Oration address. Click for more.
Melbourne Regatta Day details and bookings
You'll be saying Cheers! with these fantastic offers
Melbourne Day lecture, click for details
Click here to download your poster, take a selfie and post on social media!

The only way is up

Cute. Australia Day Ambassador and our hard-working Melbourne Day Committee member Claude Lombard doing his bit to promote 30 August in a creative way. Still, we'll make him write 179 times "I love Melbourne" — the right way up!

Show us your selfies!

1. Download your cupcake poster
2. Get someone to take a picture of you holding it, or take a selfie. Smile big!
3. Tag with #MelbourneDay and post to Instagram or Twitter.
4. And you, too, could live to be 179!


We thank our generous sponsors and partners.

City of Melbourne
Federation Square
illy Australia coffe
Herald Sun
Yarra Trams
Enterprize - Melbourne's tall ship
Metrol Trains
Ferguson Plarre Bakehouses
Channel Seven News
Lombard the Paper People
Radio 3AW
Eureka Skydeck
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