Use Coach Hire to Attend these April Events in Melbourne!
Whether it’s dining, shopping, relaxing, sports, arts or people watching, Melbourne will never disappoint you with its colourful and interesting heritage! Ranked as the world’s most liveable city by The Economist, you can definitely find all the fun you need in Melbourne. We have summed up 8 upcoming events that will entice you if you are visiting Melbourne this April 2016. So be it family travel or large group travel, book coach hire with us today and catch these events!
Rose Garden Open Days
Here’s a special invitation to experience a blooming array of roses in vibrant colours! You can expect free garden tours and meditation sessions here; the garden tours will include tips on water-wise, organic and sustainable gardening, while the free meditation sessions will teach you how to find relaxation and peace. There will also be Tibetan temple tours, the first of its kind in this southern hemisphere as well as Devonshire teas with delicious brunch of freshly baked scones and soup in the outdoor café. Entry is priced affordably at only $5 per person. So be sure to catch this event if you are visiting in the first week of April 2016.
Autumn Fest 2016
If you are travelling to Melbourne with your family, do not miss this free community event which promises you wholesome family fun. Spend your Sunday afternoon with live music, comedy acts, circus performers, pocket magicians, free workshops and activities. There will also be community and market stalls to shop till you drop!
Yarra Valley Beer & Cider Festival 2016
Do not miss the opportunity to sample of some the finest local beers and ciders while you are in Melbourne! You don’t need to be a beer and cider connoisseur to enjoy this event; the only requirement is to be above 18 to consume the alcohol. So just sit back and enjoy the beer and ciders while being entertained by the live bands. Fret not, plenty of food stalls are available for meals and snacks throughout the afternoon while you indulge in the festive atmosphere. All those under 18 will be admitted free of charge, but they have to be accompanied by an adult at all times and note that they should not be consuming any alcohol. So why wait, grab your tickets now!
Wine and Cheese Fest 2016
If you are not a fan of beer or ciders, then perhaps you are into wine – visit the Wine and Cheese Fest 2016 at the Meat Market instead! The all-day event will be showcasing the best wine and cheese and expect it to impress your taste buds. A jazz band and a DJ will be there to spice up the atmosphere while you try a crazy array of cheesy creations. One of the bizarre attractions that you can expect here will be the grape stomp competition. Although the competitors have already been selected, we are sure you will enjoy being a spectator to this interesting competition. Do not worry about your little ones while you enjoy the wine and dine experience, because a special dedicated kids’ corner is available to keep them entertained.
Melbourne Queer Film Festival 2016
Showcasing more than 100 queer films from Australia and the world, this festival is Australia’s biggest queer film festival that has been around for a long time. It will be held at Melbourne’s prestigious Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI), Kino Cinemas, and Cinema Nova.
Jurassic World Exhibition
Jurassic World is one of the world’s biggest blockbuster in cinema history and well-loved by people from all walks of life – the promised park will come to life right before your eyes! Explore the exhibition and challenge yourself to how many of the dinosaurs you can identify. This exhibition is also infused with interactive educational elements from real-world science of dinosaur DNA, and you can take home more than just memories as well as real incredible information about these prehistoric creatures. Remember, if anything chases you, RUN!
ANZAC Day Commemoration
ANZAC Day (Australian and New Zealand Army Corp Day) is one of the key national holidays in the country. This occasion commemorates the anniversary of the first major military action fought during World War 1 by the Australian and New Zealand forces. You can join in this memorable heritage festival with the Dawn Service, Gunfire Breakfast and the Commemoration March.
Melbourne International Comedy Festival
Melbourne International Comedy Festival is Australia’s largest ticketed cultural event as well as a leading comedy festival worldwide. Into its 30th anniversary, the city celebrates this happy event with thousands of both local and international performers, giving a perfect stage to various kinds of comedy acts. From now to April 17, Melbourne is bound to bring laughter to everyone!
To catch all these events in April, why not book Melbourne coach hire to help you and your companions experience all the fun activities? Call us today and make the hassle-free arran