Australia Day in Melbourne

Melbourne's Yarra River on Australia DayAustralia Day in MelbourneAustralia Day Melbourne provokes images of awesome times around the grassed areas of the Yarra River or at great Melbourne restaurants and venues enjoying an Australia Day lunch (it might even be a BBQ lunch) and refreshing summer drink. It also provokes ideas of getting out in the Yarra Ranges, down the Mornington Peninsula or to the St Kilda Beach with friends. Some people like to stay at home around the house and invite friends around and watch the Aussie sports like cricket and tennis being played on TV. Others in Melbourne get along to the Australian Open tennis carnival held in that time. For the most part a lot of people will have BBQ's going in Melbourne on Australia Day. If you need some great celebration ideas in Melbourne this Australia Day holiday then we have some ideas just for you. But HURRY as these won't last.

Australia Day Melbourne Ideas 2024

Melbourne for Australia Day is a wonderful city to celebrate everything Australian. Either down by the Yarra River or near Port Phillip Bay or in the nearby suburbs or countryside. Find somewhere nice to break bread and enjoy your Australia Day Melbourne style! We hope you like these ideas of what's on are helpful.

  • Australia Day Long Weekend at Temperance Hotel

    Temperance Hotel

    South Yarra / 03 9827 7401

    Australia Day: The Mid-Weekender

    Temperance have another huge Australia Day planned. Kick it off on Australia Day Eve DJs from 8pm till Late. LIVE music on from 3pm on Australia Day. Plua Parma & Furphy Pot or Burger & Furphy Pot for $20 from 12pm to 9pm each day.

    Food & Drink Specials - No Cover Charge – Open Late.

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  • Australia Day LIVE music at Young & Jackson

    Young & Jackson

    Melbourne / 03 9650 3884

    Australia Day: Australian Open

    An icon in Melbourne for Australia Day is the Young and Jackson Hotel near Flinders Street Railway Station. Heading to the Austrlaian Open? Enjoy Brunch from 10am, a Mid Session Dinner Menu and Schooner Specials all day.

    Mid Session Dinner Menu | Schooner Specials

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  • Australia Day at Amora

    Amora Hotel Riverwalk

    Richmond / 03 9246 1200

    Australia Day

    This Australia day holiday even why not stay overnight at the Amora Riverwalk right on the Yarra River and only a short tram ride into the city along Bridge Rd.  Great food and service for families as well. Have a stress free Australia Day and spoil your self.

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  • Australia Day at Turf

    Turf Sports Bar & Grill

    Melbourne / 03 9670 1271

    Australia Day

    Getting out of the house on Australia Day? Like LIVE sport and love to party? Then head on into Turf and catch all the action on the screens whilst enjoying some great pub grub, and cool drinks. What better way to celebrate Australia Day than with a nice big dose of Sport!

    LIVE Sport | Good Pub Food

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  • Australia Day at BearBrass


    Southbank / 03 9682 3799

    Australia Day Food & Drinks

    Take advantage of the extra day off and relax at BearBrass over the long weekendn Australia Day. Enjoy some good tucker and refereshing dirnks down by the banks of the River Yarra.

    Good Tunes, Good Food, Cold Drinks

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Ideas for Australia Day Partying in Melbourne

Looking to party this Australia Day? Check out our quick guide for some of the best parties, BBQs and happenings in Melbourne over the Australia Day Holiday.

Melbourne Wharf Hotel
Australia Day Summer Drinks With refreshing summer drinks and some fantastic food specials the Wharf Hotel is a great place to party on Australia Day
Southbank Hopscotch
Hoppy Aussie Day Hopscotch has it all on tap for Australia Day with 52 taps featuring 36 different beera and 4 cocktails. Plus chow down on some great Aussie food specials.
Melbourne Young & Jackson
Australia Day Dinning and Refreshments Treat yourself to an Australia Day at an Iconic Melbourne venue. Enjoy great food and refreshments on Australia Day in the heart of Melbourne.
Melbourne Boatbuilders Yard
Australia Day at Boaties Celebrate the Australia Day by the Riverfront at the Boatbuilders Yard. Dine from Boaties Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner menus right on the Yarra River.
Melbourne Campari House
5 Levels of Australia Day Fun You'll be treated to some superb food and drink specials including a delicious burger and schooner deal as you relax and unwind over Campari House 5 magnificent levels of bars and lounges.
Richmond Fargo & Co
Aus Day Party over Aus Day at Fargo & Co. Enjoy some cool drinks on the terrace rooftop.
Southbank Left Bank
Australia Day Dining Head into Left Bank for Lunch or Dinner this Australia Day. Great Food in a Great Location.

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More Australia Day Melbourne Ideas

If wanting more then check for Aussie Day fireworks around the country and even head to the beaches like St Kilda with family and friends or look to a relaxing drive to the Mornington Peninsula or Yarra ranges! And in Melbourne family BBQ's and picnics are also very popular.

More Summer Big Days Coming Up

The Big Days of fun keep on rolling and with Summer in full swing Melbourne will be abuzz in February for Valentine's Day. If you want to get a little cupid this 14th of February then make sure you checkout all the great Valentines ideas for Melbourne.

Australia Day in Melbourne Celebrations and Dining Events Guide
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January 26, 2024
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Australia Day celebrations guide to ideas and events in Melbourne. Ideas including festivities, parties and dining options. Have a bonza Australia Day in Melbourne, Victoria.