2020 Moomba Festival

The Annual Moomba Festival will be coincide with the AsAES 2020 Congress, and is scheduled to run from 06-09 March, 2020.

Presented by the City of Melbourne, the iconic annual Moomba Festival showcases a fun-loving and family-friendly program of free events and activities along the banks of the Yarra.

Now in its 66th year, the Moomba Festival is Australia's largest community festival, and uniquely Melbourne - showcasing a number attractions including:

Moomba Carnival 

06-09 March, 10:00-22:00
Alexandra Gardens & Birrarung Marr

Enjoy the thrills of the famous Moomba Carnival every day and night of the festival.

Moomba Fireworks

06-09 March, from 21:30 
Alexandra Gardens, Birrarung Marr

Feel the explosion of joy as the sky lights up with a colourful firework display each night of Moomba.

Birdman Rally 

08 March 2020 - from 11.30am
Yarra River, Birrarung Marr 

The Birdman Rally is a uniquely Melbourne competition involving delighful and interesting flying devices, and plunging into the Yarra - all in the name of charity. 

Moomba is an Aboriginal word meaning ''let's get together and have fun", which sums up the Moomba Festival perfectly.

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