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Organising events

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Parks and gardens can be booked for a wide variety of activities. In many cases, a permit is required to access the spaces.

Outdoor wedding venue

Bookings are required for wedding ceremonies in the City of Melbourne's parks and gardens. Organisers are also required to apply for an event permit online.

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Weddings FAQ

Weddings FAQ

Find the answers to frequently asked questions about weddings in the City of Melbourne.

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Bookable outdoor space

Bookable outdoor space

Visit CoMMaps, City of Melbourne's interactive map to find locations around the city for your event or activity.

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Planning guide

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This comprehensive, user-friendly guide assists event organisers with preparing event plans so they are aware of what is required when applying for an event permit.

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Event permits

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Whether you are organising a public or a private event, if it occurs in any of Melbourne’s public spaces you need to get an event permit.

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