Coburg Carnivale

Coburg Carnivale

Coburg Carnivale is an annual event that celebrates the diverse community of Coburg.

Coburg Carnivale 2019

Funding and Support Opportunity for new Fringe Works!

We're excited to announce that applications for the 2019 Festivals Moreland Development Program are now open.costumed artist carrying helmet + nom nom nom branded paper bag running in front of house

The program supports the creation of new live art or participatory works to be showcased as part of the Coburg Carnivale program during the 2019 Melbourne Fringe Festival.

Up to three projects will be supported through a financial contribution of up to $7,000; not to mention we will also help to produce your work, provide marketing, technical and accessibility support, and provide development/ rehearsal space!

We strongly encourage applications from artists who identify with any of Moreland’s Human Rights Policy (2016-26) priority groups listed below:

  • Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
  • Migrant or Refugee
  • People with disability
  • Women, and
  • GLBTIQ communities.

Please ensure you read the Festivals Moreland Development Program Information document (DOC 240Kb) before applying.

To apply visit Melbourne Fringe.

Expressions of Interest close 10 am on Monday 6 May.

Stay tuned for more details about this year's event. Date/s, time/s and location/s TBA.

Image credit: Roshelle Fong

Coburg Carnivale 2018

Part of the Melbourne Fringe Festival, this free one-day program showcases new artworks and experiences created especially for Carnivale by local artists. Festivals Moreland supported the development of these new works, which also debuted as part of the recent Melbourne Fringe Festival.

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Performances and exhibitions featured in the 2018 program included:

  • nomnomnom by Roshelle Fong
  • The IMAGINARIUM created by the Theatre Research Institute in association with Anthea Davis and Erick Mitsak
  • Temple of the Wind by Sandra Fiona Long and Joanne Mot

2017 Coburg Carnivale photo gallery

Check out the highlights from the 2017 Coburg Carnivale.

2017 Coburg Carnivale video

Suitable for

All ages


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Phone: 9240 1111

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