LUMINOUS Melbourne

5.30pm - 8pm
Queen Victoria Markets, Queen Street, Melbourne

About This Event

Celebrate the cultural diversity of our community with food and performances from around the world, and an opportunity to walk in our parade, spreading the message of welcome to new members of our community.
LUMINOUS is an event for the whole family and features:
  • Lantern making
  • Lantern parade
Come along with your family and friends and be part of this enduring tradition celebrating Melbourne’s rich diversity! 

Delivered in partnership with AMES Australia.

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Multicultural Australia

We help new Queenslanders settle into their new lives, build connections in their communities, find work and study opportunities, learn new skills and to feel at home. We also work with individuals, communities, business, and government to contribute to building a more welcoming Queensland through advocacy, cultural training, and community events.

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We who have come from many places acknowledge the traditional custodians of this land which always was and always will be Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island land. We pay our respects to their Elders throughout all time. We walk together in solidarity of the pain of the past and the shared hope for the future.