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Fiesta Malaysia: Bringing Malaysia to You - Saturday 06 May 2017, 11am to 5:30pm - Festivals

Fiesta Malaysia: Bringing Malaysia to You

6 May 2017, Federation Square
Fiesta Malaysia is Melbourne's biggest Malaysian cultural event, celebrating the diversity of Malaysian culture, cuisines, tourism and history.
Irish Film Festival  - Thursday 06 April 2017 to Saturday 08 April 2017 - Festivals

Irish Film Festival

6 Apr 2017 - 8 Apr 2017, Kino Cinemas
Irish Film Festival Melbourne Contemporary Irish Cinema
The Emerging Writers' Festival - Wednesday 14 June 2017 to Friday 23 June 2017 - Festivals

The Emerging Writers' Festival

14 Jun 2017 - 23 Jun 2017, The Wheeler Centre Books Writing Ideas
The Emerging Writers' Festival is a not-for-profit organisation whose foundations are built on supporting emerging writers.
Victoria's Multicultural Festival - Saturday 25 March 2017, noon to 10pm - Festivals

Victoria's Multicultural Festival

25 Mar 2017, Federation Square
Victoria's Multicultural Festival is a fun-filled day of free music, dance, international food, film and activities at Federation Square.
Yirramboi First Nations Arts Festival - Friday 05 May 2017 to Sunday 14 May 2017 - Festivals

Yirramboi First Nations Arts Festival

5 May 2017 - 14 May 2017, Meat Market
Yirramboi First Nations Arts Festival is a citywide 'blak out', gathering creative visionaries from across Victoria and around the world.
NAIDOC - Thursday 06 July 2017, 10am to noon - Festivals


6 Jul 2017, Royal Botanic Gardens
Koolin ngargee. Celebrate Aboriginal culture and language during NAIDOC week at Melbourne Gardens.
Kensington Community Festival - Sunday 02 April 2017, 10am to 5pm - Festivals

Kensington Community Festival

2 Apr 2017, JJ Holland Park
Celebrate multicultural Kensington with music, entertainment, food, community stalls, free family activities and the AFL's youth comp, the Unity Cup.
The 9th Annual Melbourne Latin Festival - Friday 07 April 2017 to Sunday 09 April 2017 - Festivals

The 9th Annual Melbourne Latin Festival

7 Apr 2017 - 9 Apr 2017, Jason Coleman's Ministry of Dance
Latin America is taking over Melbourne once again in a three-day dancing festival of performances, workshops and parties.
Mundo Lingo Language and Culture Exchange - Thursday 09 March 2017 to Sunday 31 December 2017 - Festivals

Mundo Lingo Language and Culture Exchange

9 Mar 2017 - 31 Dec 2017, European Bier Cafe
Come to Mundo Lingo, a free get-together for language practice and cultural exchange.
Thai Songkran New Year Festival - Saturday 01 April 2017 to Sunday 02 April 2017 - Festivals

Thai Songkran New Year Festival

1 Apr 2017 - 2 Apr 2017, Queen Victoria Market
The Thai Songkran Street Festival brings together the Thai community living in Victoria and showcases the best of Thailand's food, art and culture.

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There's a wealth of arts festivals for you to enjoy throughout the year in Melbourne – the Melbourne International Arts Festival in October is world renowned.


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