Events

Yarra is home to a vibrant program of music, theatre and visual arts events, together with popular and exciting festivals and community celebrations.

  • A Fall From Grace

    23rd Mar – 30th Sep 2017

    Unveiling Edinburgh Gardens plinth artwork by Adam Stone. At Edinburgh Gardens in North Fitzroy, a large, empty…

  • Past Futures by Ralf Kempken

    28th Mar – 28th Sep 2017

    Ralf Kempkenʼs art practice explores the way childhood experiences shape character, outlook and world views in an…

  • Dance your own dance

    30th Apr – 31st Dec 2017

    A mural to get you grooving, by Melbourne band Miami Horror and graphic artist Spenceroni Based in Peel…

  • Aurelian by Peta Clancy

    10th May – 28th Jul 2017

    Peta Clancy’s photographic practice ventures away from two-dimensional limitations to embrace photography’s expanded fields, including interventions such as piercing, crumpling,…

  • Christian Thompson: Selected works at Richmond Town Hall

    25th May – 28th Jul 2017

    A selection of works by Dr Christian Thompson, one of Australia’s pre-eminent contemporary artists, comes to the City…

  • Rhythm of the Everyday by Zeljko Radic and Senye Shen

    1st Jun – 28th Jul 2017

    Delicate prints and fine lines make visible the vibrations of the Universe at the Fitzroy Library Rhythm of the…

  • Leaps and Bounds Music Festival

    13th – 23rd July 2017

    Yarra City Council is delighted to announce the fifth annual Leaps and Bounds Music Festival which is…

  • Gertrude Street Projection Festival 10th Anniversary

    21st – 30th July 2017

    Over 10 years ago, before projection art became a global phenomenon, a small neighbourhood event began in…

  • Smith Street Dreaming 2017

    22nd July 2017

    Now in its fifth year, Smith Street Dreaming 2017 celebrates the footprint of Koorie history in Collingwood and…

  • You, We, They, Me by Kiron Robinson

    29th July 2017

    A bold permanent artwork goes up in lights at the new Fitzroy hub, Bargoonga Nganjin A new…

  • Weave Movement Theatre 2017 Workshop Program

    27th Jan – 1st Jul 2017

    Weave Movement Theatre, a dance/physical theatre company of performers with a disability, invites other performers with a…

  • Emerge Festival 2017

    29th Jun – 9th Jul 2017

    Multicultural Arts Victoria presents the 13th Emerge Festival, a new week-long celebration of the diverse talent and cultural identity of…