Balit Narrun: Share the Spirit Festival
When: 26 January, 1pm to 5pm
Where: Treasury Gardens, East Melbourne
An outdoor concert showcasing the diversity of Indigenous performers. There will also be cultural art stalls, food trucks and activities.
Port Fairy Jazz Festival
When: 9 to 11 February
Where: Various venues around Port Fairy
120 bands will be performing in venues around this historic fishing town. Bask in the sounds of traditional, mainstream and contemporary jazz while enjoying the picturesque seaside surrounds.
Bruthen Blues and Arts Festival
When: 16 to 18 February
Where: Bruthen, East Gippsland
Various venues will be hosting legendary local and international blues artists. Dance the night away at the Big Blues Bash in the pub, or chill out at the blues café in the hall. The event will include a variety of paid and free events over one big weekend.