15 results forArts, culture and heritage

Mid-Autumn Lantern Festival at Government House

About 200 school children paraded colourful hand-made lanterns throughout Government House at dusk to mark the Mid-Autumn Lantern Festival.

Gardening Australia Comes to Government House

The history and contemporary use of Victoria's Government House has been featured on the ABC's Gardening Australia television program.
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Open House visitors enjoy Government House

Nearly 2000 people took the opportunity to visit Government House as part of Open House Melbourne.
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Watch a video about The Australian Ballet's visit to Government House

Ballet workshops and a performance were enjoyed by primary school students as part of the Governor's Performance Series.
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Open House Melbourne: Visit Government House

Government House will be open to the public on Saturday, 28 July as part of Open House Melbourne.
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Photography Program shines lens on Government House

Scoresby Secondary College students are the first to take part in a Photography Program at Government House.
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Orchestra Victoria's Brass Ensemble Open to the Public

Register now to enjoy brass band music in the Government House Ballroom on 26 June.
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New Life for Historic Tree

An historic tree is being crafted into garden furniture at Government House.
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European Union delegation hosted by the Governor

View a brief video about a high-level European Union delegation hosted by the Governor at Government House.

Ballet in the Ballroom

The Australian Ballet came to Government House today, delivering dance workshops and performing 'Coppelia' to students.
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Celebrating Grandmothers Across Cultures

The accomplishments and role of Chinese, Italian, Greek, Muslim and Jewish grandmothers are celebrated in an exhibition officially opened by the Governor.

Melbourne Fashion Festival Launched

About 600 people from the Australian fashion industry gathered at Government House for the official launch of the Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival.