Moomba Festival 2015

6 – 9  March 2015

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Each year the iconic Moomba festival attracts enthusiastic crowds of all ages to the banks of the Yarra to enjoy its bustling carnival and family-friendly program of free entertainment, events and activities over the Labour Day long weekend. It is now recognised as Australia’s largest community festival running from 6-9 March.

This year Moomba invites you to engage your curiosity. Follow a trail of Moomba facts to learn more about this uniquely Melbourne event with its the five festival precincts – Main Arena, Kids Zone, Skate Park, River and for the first time, The Green.

Enjoy free music, performance and activities at the Main Arena and in the Kids Zone; experience Moomba’s carnival rides for kids, the tame and the brave; realise new skills on the ramp with scoot, skate and BMX clinics at the Skate Park.

See elite athletes battle it out for the Moomba Masters Championships titles at the River; watch a barrage of emerging bands at The Green; and witness the festival’s longstanding, iconic events – the Birdman Rally and Moomba Parade.

Lumo Energy will be part of the festivities this year, drop by and enjoy a smoothie on us at Federation square from 11am-3pm on Monday 9 March. With pedal power you can blend your own smoothie on a bike and savour the fruits of your labour.  It only takes 30 seconds to make a Tour de France Smoothie or Mango Speed Smoothie, great way to energise yourself and to power on to enjoy Moomba.

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Of course there is an abundance of food on offer to suit all manner of tastes.  Fireworks will be the grand finale to headline performances on Saturday, Sunday and Monday nights.

Explore this year’s epic Moomba program and celebrate the diversity and creativity that is inherent in Melbourne.

Check out all the amazing free activities unfolding at:

http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Moomba/Home


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Date: 3 March 2015
Category: Lumo Community

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