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Is this Melbourne's most spectacular concert setting?
A Weekend In The Gardens is a brand new concert event that takes place amongst the leafy trees in Melbourne's stunning Royal Botanic Gardens.

A Weekend in the Gardens

After the success of its inaugural event back in March 2017, A Weekend in the Gardens returns this Friday 17, Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 November 2017 with three incredible nights of fabulous music and great food.

Enjoy tantalising food at The Eatery, an area within A Weekend in the Gardens featuring Melbourne's most popular food trucks including The Royale Brothers, Willy's Fried Chicken BBQ, Hermano, Senor Churros, Hiro Poke Bar and Jardin Tan Hampers - The Eatery has your taste buds covered with something to satisfy all the foodies out there.

A Weekend in the Gardens
FAbulous food at The Eatery

Check out the Native Cocktail Bar using Wattle seeds, muntries, gum leaves, lemon myrtle and rosella shrubs to shake up some amazing cocktails with an exotic botanical twist. Wine, spirits, premium beers and soft drinks will also be available.

Friday's event featuring Paul Kelly, with special guests Steve Earl and Middle Kids has already sold out, so don't miss out on Saturday and Sunday's events.

Saturday 18 will feature Multi-Platinum Australian hip-hop artist Illy, with special guests Thundamentals, Spit Syndicate and Birdz.

Set Times:

4.00pm - Gates Open
5.30pm - Birdz
6.30pm - Spit Syndicate
8.00pm - Thundamentals
9.30pm - ILLY
11.00pm - Approximate Finish

A Weekend in the Gardens

General Admission Standing Only area $69.90 and can be purchased here.

Sunday 19 will feature one of our most beloved singer-songwriters, Missy Higgins with special guests Dustin Tebbutt, All Our Exes Live In Texas and Harry Jakamarra.

A Weekend in the Gardens
Missy Higgins

Set Times:

4.00pm - Gates Open
5.05pm - Harry Jakamarra
6.00pm - All Our Exes Live In Texas
7.15pm - Dustin Tebbutt
8.30pm - Missy Higgins
10.00pm - Approximate Finish

General Admission tickets (rugs and low chairs permitted) are $89.90 and can be purchased here.

You can upgrade either of the above A Weekend in the Gardens tickets for the Native Bar experience for an additional $32.25. This upgrade includes express entry into the event, private bar, toilets, a relaxed area to hang out with friends. Please note stage view is available but limited.

A Weekend in the Gardens
The stunning Royal Botanical Gardens

Melbourne's Royal Botanic Gardens have never sounded so good or tasted so delicious. It's an event fast becoming a Melbourne favourite outdoor concert experiences.

The events will be held at the Observatory Precinct on Birdwood Avenue.
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Why? Great Music, Great Food, Great Location
When: Friday 17 November to Sunday 19 November 2017
Phone: 03 9695 7822
Where: Melbourne Royal Botanic Gardens Observatory Precinct
Cost: See website for prices
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