Victoria Day Council
A member of the Federation of Australian State and Territory Day Associations and the British and Commonwealth Societies Association. Patron in Chief: Sir James Gobbo AC CVO KStJ QC.
Victoria Day - 2018
Flag Raising and Awards Ceremony
On Monday 02 July 2018
- At 10.30 a.m., there will be the Victorian flag raising ceremony and the re-enactment of Governor Latrobe’s reading of the proclamation at the Melbourne Town Hall.
- At 11.00 a.m. the Victoria Day Awards will be presented in the Lower Town Hall.
- At 12.00 pm, there will be a Reception in the Portico Room.
Attendance at the flag raising and Award Ceremony is free. The Reception will cost $15.00 per person. Online booking preferred
Separation Anniversary Dinner and La Trobe Lecture -
On Saturday 21 July 2018 at 7.00 p.m. we will be holding the 2018 Separation Anniversary Dinner and La Trobe Lecture at the Kelvin Club, 14-30 Melbourne Place, Melbourne.
The lecturer this year is
Mike Brady, the 2017 Victorian of the Year, a renowned singer-songwriter and
The cost is $130 per person, which will include pre-dinner drinks, a three-course dinner and all table wines. Online booking preferred
Separation Proclamation -
15 November (or as close to that date as possible) sees us celebrate the day
that the proclamation of Victoria's separation from New South Wales arrived from
London. A function commemorating this important is held at the Separation Tree
in the Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne.