Melbourne Weekend Events

Weekend Events.

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AFL Football @ MCG and Etihad Stadium

August 21st to 23rd

  • Friday August 21
    • Hawthorn v Port Adelaide @ Etihad from: 7:50pm – 10:15pm
  • Saturday August 22
    • Collingwood v Richmond @ MCG from 1:45PM – 5pm
    • St Kilda v Geelong Cats @ ES from 7:20PM – 10:30pm
  • Sunday August 23:
    • North Melbourne v Fremantle @ ES from 1:10PM – 4:30pm
    • Carlton v Melbourne @ MCG from 3:20PM – 5:45pm

 

Winter Night Market @ Queen Victoria Markets, CBD

Throughout July & August

  • Wednesdays, throughout July & August: 5pm – 10:00pm
  • Peak Times:  Within 30 minutes of the event start and finish
  • Expected Attendees: ~1000s of attendees
*Remember: Peak times are a suggested time to be in the area of an event as demand may be high, however please use your best discretion to determine when/where you should be!

ROAD CLOSURES

  • Market Street Melbourne, CBD
    • When: Closed until further notice, between Flinders Lane & Collins St
    • Details: Closed due to unsafe building.
  • Punt Road South Yarra
    • When: 1 June to 30 September 2015; 8pm to 6am
    • Details: Full closure of carriageway, alternating between northbound and southbound, between Toorak and Commercial road. Full closure of northbound carriageway between Domain Road and Alexandra Avenue
  • Punt Road and Domain Road South Yarra
    • When: 30 June to 30 September 2015 10pm to 6am
    • Details: Closures and detours at intersection. Traffic on Domain Road will require to detour via Toorak Road West. Traffic on Punt Road will contra-flow on the northbound carriageway for water main renewal works. Full closure of northbound carriageway between Domain Road and Alexandra Avenue.
  • Waratah Place Melbourne
    • When: 22 June to 22 September 2015 7:00am to 5:00pm in Waratah Place 9:30am to 3:30pm in Lonsdale Street
    • Details: Full closure of laneway between Lonsdale Street and Little Bourke Street. Partial closure on the Lonsdale Street westbound carriageway between Russell Street and Waratah Place for power utility works.
  • Heffernan Lane Melbourne
    • When: 25 June to 22 September 2015 7:00am to 5:00pm in Heffernan Lane 9:30am to 3:30pm in Lonsdale Street
    • Details: Full closure of laneway between Lonsdale and Little Bourke Street. Partial closure on the Lonsdale Street westbound carriageway between Waratah Place and Heffernan Lane for power utility works.
  • Henderson Street North Melbourne
    • When: 21 July to 21 August 2015 7am to 5pm
    • Details: Full closure of southbound carriageway between Gracie Street and Fogarty Street for power utility works.
  • Grattan Street Parkville
    • When: 22 and 23 August 2015 8am to 7pm Saturday 10am to 7pm Sunday
    • Where:Full closure of carriageway (both directions) between Flemington Road and Royal Parade / Elizabeth Street.
  • Little Collins Street Melbourne
    • When: 16 and 23 August 2015 6am to 3pm
    • Where: Full closure of carriageway between William Street and King Street, including full closure of the southern footpath between McCrackens Lane and King Street.
  • Barry Street Carlton
    • When: 10 to 17 August 2015 9am to 4pm weekdays 8am to 5pm Saturday
    • Where:Full closure of the Barry Street southbound carriageway between Pelham Street and Leicester Street.
  • Tower crane installation
    • When: Between 08-August-2015 and 23-August-2015 (weekends only)
    • Where: Franklin Street, between Stewart Street and Elizabeth Street
  • Therry Street Melbourne
    • When: 9 August to 6 September 2015 7:30am to 3:00pm
    • Where: Full closure of westbound carriageway between Victoria Street and Elizabeth Street.
  • Tavistock Pl – laneway reconstruction
    • When: 11/8/15 to 30/8/15
    • Where: Tavistock Place, Melbourne
  • Collins Street and King Street Melbourne
    • When: 16 August to 9 November 2015 8:30pm to 5:00am Sunday to Thursday nights 6:00am to 3:00pm weekends
    • Where: Full closure of the Collins Street eastbound carriageway between Spencer Street and King Street. Partial closure on the King Street northbound carriageway between Flinders Lane and Collins Street.
  • Royal Parade Parkville
    • When: 7 August to 1 September 2015 9:30am to 3:00pm weekdays 7:00am to 4:00pm weekends
    • Where: Full closure of carriageway between Park Street and the Haymarket Roundabout. Closures will alternate between the centre carriageways and the service roads. Both directions of traffic will be maintained at all times.
  • Construction of DDA compliant tram platforms
    • When: 1 to 31 August 2015 10pm to 6am
    • Where: Friday 24 July ~ Sunday 30 August 2015, 8pm Monday – 5am Friday (weekdays), 9pm Friday – 5am Monday (weekends) Collins Street, between William Street and Market Street
  • Elizabeth Street Melbourne
    • When: 1 to 31 August 2015 10pm to 6am
    • Where: Full closure of southbound carriageway between La Trobe Street and Little Lonsdale Street.
  • Various roads in Carlton
    • When: Sunday 16th August 2015 6am to 6pm
    • Where: Full closure of the Grattan Street carriageway (both directions) between Swanston Street and Royal Parade / Elizabeth Street. Full closure of the Berkeley Street carriageway (both directions) between Pelham Street and Grattan Street. Full closure of the Barry Street carriageway (both directions) between Pelham Street and Grattan Street. Full closure of the Leicester Street carriageway (both directions) between Pelham Street and Grattan Street. Full closure of the Bouverie Street carriageway (both directions) between Pelham Street and Grattan Street.
  • Grattan Street Parkville
    • When: 1 and 16 August 2015 8am to 7pm weekends only
    • Where: Full closure of carriageway (both directions) between Royal Parade/Elizabeth Street and Flemington Road.

 

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