What’s on in Melbourne
Keep an eye on all the events and activities that are happening in Melbourne in October 2016 for the full Melbournite experience.
Saturday, 8 – Tuesday 25 October 2016 | various locations in Melbourne
- Melbourne Festival is one of Australia’s leading international arts festivals and has an outstanding reputation for presenting unique international and Australian events in the fields of dance, theatre, music, visual arts, multimedia, free and outdoor events over 17 days each October.
AAMI Victoria Derby Day
Saturday, 29 October 2016 | 449 Epsom Road, Flemington, Melbourne
- Considered by many to be the most prestigious day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, AAMI Victoria Derby Day embodies a world of glamour and sophistication – only to be matched by an impressive day of all black type races.
- The feature race of the day, the Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby, boasts an impressive prize money of over $1 million.
- The fashion stakes are equally high with the start of the Myer Fashions on the Field competition for women and men. This is the day for classic elegance, and sets the pace for the entire week.