April Events

April Events starts of with the International Flower & Garden show, the Rip Curl Pro at Bells Beach and the ANZAC day parade

Month
Date
Event
Highlights
How to get there
APRIL EVENTS
1st Week of April
International Flower & Garden Show at the Royal Exhibition building
Internationally renowned, Australia’s best flower show extravaganza is held in April for about a week.
Tram 86, 95, 96 on Nicholson street, Carlton; Tram 24, 27, 30 or Bus 350, 402, 684 on Victoria parade, Carlton; Bus 250, 251, 253, 402, 479 on Rathdown street, Carlton.
About 2nd week of April
Rip Curl Pro at Bells Beach
Usually at Bells Beach, this is a 5 day surfing competition which attracts the worlds best surfers.
By Car on to Princes Freeway (M1) to Geelong, then on to Surf Coast Highway to Great Ocean Road and then into Bells Boulevard
25th April
ANZAC day Parade to the Shrine of Remembrance.
Along St Kilda road with a dawn service at the Shrine of Remembrance in memory of the soldiers who fought for Australia
Walk down from Flinders street to the Shrine of Remembrance on St Kilda road, Melbourne; Tram 1, 3, 5, 6, 8, 16, 64, 67 & 72 on St. Kilda road, Melbourne.