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Winter Solstice at Fed Square Throughout the Years

The much-loved tradition of the Solstice celebration falls on the Saturday night closest to the winter equinox, marking the longest night of the year, and the journey towards spring.

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A Poem About Fed Square

It's that time of year again when we get the chance to hear from some of the most talented young creative writers. The Emerging Writer's Festival commences on the 14 June for 10 days and opening night will kick off at Deakin Edge where some of the artists will take…

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Winter Solstice Festival of Welcome Lineup Announced

The much-loved tradition of the Solstice celebration falls on the Saturday night closest to the winter equinox, marking the longest night of the year, and the turning point towards spring. Join us in Fed Square for a fantastic line-up of live music and performances from Robot Child (featuring Waleed Aly!),…

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Winter in Fed Square

Winter is upon us, but don't fret! We have a whole bunch of events that will tempt you to venture outdoors.

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NGV Celebrates '90s Australian Artwork

Every Brilliant Eye: Australian Art of the 1990s explores a decade in Australian art. Drawn from the NGV Collection, it provides an in depth look at a period characterised by dramatic change as artists adopted new technologies and increasingly heterogeneous approaches to making art.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Permanent raising of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Flags

Saturday marked the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Referendum, where 90% of the Australian population voted for the Commonwealth to create laws for Australia’s First Nations peoples, and for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to be recognised in the national census. The day was also the beginning of National Reconciliation Week,…

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Raising the Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Flags at Fed Square

In Reconciliation Week 2017, as we commemorate the 1967 Referendum and the Mabo Decision, we take pride in recognising and celebrating the significant contributions and achievements of our country’s First Nations peoples.

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River Rink Returns! Get Tickets Now

Get your skates on - River Rink is returning for the ultimate winter experience.