1. Hofbrauhaus, 18-28 Market Lane, Melbourne
Celebrating Oktoberfest in Melbourne since 1968, this year, the party gets bigger and better at Hofbrauhaus. Starting from September 20th, the celebrations include live music, keg tapping and stein carrying competitions, and runs through to October 12th.
2. Oktoberfest in the Gardens, Birrarung Marr
Now in its fourth year, Oktoberfest in the Gardens hosts a massive outdoor beer hall, six bars, authentic German food stalls, roving performers, traditional German entertainment, competitions and a long list of bands and DJ's playing throughout event.