There is so much to see and do at the Royal Melbourne Show, so plan on spending the whole day and evening here and experience everything that Victoria has to offer in one exciting place.
The Royal Melbourne Show is one of the most popular events on the Melbourne calendar; with thousands of people flocking to the Melbourne Show Grounds year after year for excitement, entertainment and fun activities for the whole family.
Families come to the show to enjoy the vast array of carnival games and rides.
During the day, the Royal Melbourne Show hosts demonstrations, competitions, fun rides and live shows. Catch the Melbourne Showgrounds train from Flinders Street, Southern Cross or North Melbourne.
At night, the fun continues with carnival rides, food tasting and a spectacular fireworks display. The first train arrives at Melbourne Showgrounds station at 9.23am and trains run every 15 minutes.
If you would like to coincide your trip to Melbourne with the family fun of the Royal Melbourne Show, enquire online or call 133 133 to speak with a Flight Centre travel specialist today.
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Events include everything from dog judging and woodchopping to the prestigious Garryowen Equestrienne Turnout.
There's also live music, including emergency services bands, tribute shows and singalongs, children's shows and free entertainment for all the family to enjoy.
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