2 Worlds Festival 2020

SATURDAY 14TH MARCH

Location

BIRRARUNG MARR, MELBOURNE

On the Yarra River’s north bank next to Federation Square.

Festival Program

The 2020 program will be online soon.

FAQ’s

Got a question? Browse our FAQ’s or contact us if you can’t find your answer here.

Is there public transport to the venue?

Yes. The best way to get there is via public transport. Catch a train or tram to Flinders St station and it is a short walk from there past Federation Square. It’s a beautiful walk along the Yarra River.

Will it be possible to get a taxi?

There is a taxi rank outside of Flinders Street Station. This is opposite Fed Square and it would be the best option and most convenient pick up place for an Uber.

How do I get there?

The best way to get there is to catch a train to Flinders St Station. It is a short 5 minute walk past Federation Square and ArtPlay. For Regional areas, catch a train or coach to Southern Cross and make your way around on a train to Flinders St Station.

Is there seating? Should I bring a chair?
Where will I park?

There is a multi storey car park next to Federation Square.

It is recommended to catch a train to Flinders Street and walk to Birrarung Marr – a short 5 minute walk.

Will there be a merchandise tent or anything available to purchase?
Is there an ATM at the venue?
Is this a kid friendly event?

Yes it is very much a kid friendly event. Adults need to keep in mind it is a licensed event and children must be accompanied at all times.

Do I need to pay for children?

U/12 children are free.  Children from 13-17 years can purchase a concession ticket but must be accompanied by an adult, not dropped at the gate.

Do I need to bring my printed ticket?

We prefer if you bring your printed ticket as it makes the entry process quicker and easier. However we can scan barcodes on mobile phones.

What happens if I’ve lost my ticket?

If you have lost your ticket go to https://www.trybooking.com/lost-tickets and enter the email address you bought the ticket with. 

Can I BYO food and drinks?

Please bring a re-usable water bottle as we are trying to be environmentally friendly and cut out plastics. There will be a water station to fill up your water bottles.

  • I think 2 Worlds is an exceptional cultural event, one that I will remember for a long time and one that I hope will continue to showcase, inspire and educate.

    Adalita Musician
  • I played the 2 Worlds Festival in Geelong the other week. The intent was to bring Indigenous artists and non-Indigenous artists together and that was about the best festival I have played in 30 years, it was amazing. It was really wonderful.

    Tim Rogers You Am I
  • Sharing the diversity of our cultures is integral for cultural strengthening within our own mobs, not just the wider audience

    Djirri Djirri Dance Group 2WF Opening Ceremony dancers
  • On a cultural level, we genuinely feel that this festival deserves a big future."  

    Phil and Trudy Edgeley Musicians
  • Your beautiful and moving opening ceremony was a highlight of the festival.

    Coralie Nash Volunteer
  • From the perspective of an artist too, we were welcomed incredibly warmly and treated incredibly well, which can really affect how you play on the day

    Adalita Musician
  • The mix of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander performers with other backgrounds - so it truly felt like a space for reconciliation without trying too hard.

    Vicki 2WF patron
  • It was really wonderful. I think it is all about looking after the folks that are there, not just throwing a couple of thousand people into a field and expecting them to enjoy it.

    Tim Rogers (You Am I) Overdrive Magazine, Dec. 2018
  • A lot of love and care and attention to detail was put into the event.

    Adalita Musician
  • This kind of event give me a lot of faith we can create real change

    James 2WF patron

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