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Carnival and catering operators sought for 2016 Moomba Festival

Carnival and catering operators sought for 2016 Moomba Festival
July 5, 2015

Every Labour Day long weekend in March, the Moomba Festival brings Melburnians together to share in the vibrancy and spirit of the Victorian capital.

Being held from 11th to 14th March 2016, EExpressions of Interests are now open for carnival and catering operators wanting to be part of next year’s Moomba Festival Carnival. 

Providing fun and excitement for all the family, from the thrills of the Moomba Carnival and the Magical Moomba Parade, to the crazy capers and toe-tapping entertainment on the main stage, it offers something to delight everyone.

Moomba Waterfest will be held at Alexandra Gardens and Birrarung Marr with the Carnival running through all four days of the festival, with rides, activities and games located on both sides of the Yarra River.

Expressions of Interest are now open for Moomba Festival Carnival and Catering, applications close on 1st September 2015.

Links below direct interested parties with online application.

A separate application will need to be submitted for each ride/game or novelty. 

For further information please contact Greg O'Neill, E: 0418 455 605, E:

Moomba page with link to Carnival EOI page

Carnival operators page:

Carnival T&Cs:

Click here to view the online form:


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