Published Jan 31 2019
5 days. 6 locations. 60+ activities. Be Merri festival is back this February!
The roving week-long festival will run from February 11 to 15, 2019, with free activities happening across Craigieburn, Coburg, Fawkner, Broadmeadows, Preston and Brunswick West.
With a focus on promoting healthy lifestyles, community connections and wellness in Melbourne's north, the festival will offer free activities for all ages, including:
- Quiz master
- Lung checks
- Women’s health checks in partnership with Priceline Pharmacy in Brunswick West
- Jewellery making
- Easy exercise in the park with the Fawkner Leisure Centre
- Aboriginal face painting
- Children’s story time in partnership with Moreland City Council Libraries and Vision Australia, and more!
Monday, 11 February - Craigieburn Central, 340 Craigieburn Rd, Craigieburn
Tuesday, 12 February - Victoria Street Mall, Victoria St, Coburg
Wednesday, 13 February - C.B. Smith Reserve, 79-83 Jukes Road, Fawkner
Thursday, 14 February - Broadmeadows Central, 1099-1169 Pascoe Vale Rd, Broadmeadows
Friday, 15 February - Northland Shopping Centre, 2-50 Murray Rd, Preston & Union Square Shopping Centre, 10a/190-196 Union St, West Brunswick