Melbourne Celtic Festival

Nature of Event: The inaugural Melbourne Celtic Festival will be held.

Unique Spaces and a few secret nooks in the historic Mission to Seafarers complex will burst to life with

  • a Celtic Brunch,
  • Celtic rock and traditional music,
  • Irish dancing,
  • musical drama,
  • children’s activities,
  • writing workshops,
  • traditional Irish singing workshop,
  • Scottish smallpipes and bodhran demonstrations,
  • special senior’s entertainment,
  • food, licensed bar, merchandise and more…


Melbourne Celtic Festival is a family friendly event and 100% of ticket proceeds will be directed to Rotary Bushfire Relief with a focus on mental health as well as supporting the important welfare work of the Seafarer’s Mission.

Children under 12: free when accompanied by an adult.

Presenting a stellar line-up of Australia’s favourite and most celebrated Celtic musicians.


Mike BradyClaymoreWendy Stapleton’s Australian Women’s ChoirBhan TreClaire PattiSaoirse OzEmma-Kate TobiaMaria Forde TrioPlay it MarthaVictoria Welsh ChoirPlatform 9 3/4Comhaltas Melbourne, Geoff Jones (Scottish smallpipes)Cath ConnellyKathryn Clements


When:  St Patrick’s Day, March 17 from 10am

Where: The Mission to Seafarers complex, 717 Flinders St, Docklands.

Further Information and Bookings: Any questions: feel free to contact Alison Jones, Event Manager. +61 410953039